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Cooling babies 'halts brain damage'

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:28
Cooling babies deprived of oxygen at birth improves their chances of growing up without disabilities such as cerebral palsy, research suggests.

AUDIO: Uncensored: Sassoon's Atrocities

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:16
Actor and director Samuel West reads the uncensored version of Siegfried Sassoon’s poem Atrocities.

Letter from Africa: Fight back against hate

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:14
Is Kenya doing enough to tackle rise of hate speech?

Animal procedures show small rise

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:14
The number of experimental procedures carried out on animals in Britain showed a small rise last year, despite a pledge by the government to reduce them.

Critics split on complex Richard III

Thu, 2014-07-10 01:04
An "ingenious" but "complicated" production of Shakespeare's Richard III earns mixed reviews for Sherlock star Martin Freeman.

Singapore withdraws gay penguin book

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:59
Singapore authorities remove from libraries two children's books featuring same-sex couples, sparking controversy amid an ongoing debate on gay rights.

No-one wanted first penalty - Van Gaal

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:38
Louis van Gaal says two Netherlands players refused to take the first penalty in their World Cup semi-final shootout defeat.

Whisky boss: 'I've not been bullied'

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:27
The current chief executive of the Scotch Whisky Association says no-one has attempted to bully him during the referendum campaign.

Six killed in US house shooting

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:26
A gunman suspected of shooting dead six people in the US, including four of his own children, surrenders to police near Houston.

Lloris signs new five-year Spurs deal

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:08
Tottenham's France international goalkeeper Hugo Lloris signs a five-year contract extension with the Premier League club.

England name women's World Cup squad

Thu, 2014-07-10 00:04
Richmond flanker Alex Matthews is included in a 26-strong England squad for the Women's Rugby World Cup in France next month.

The NHS budget: Five things we've learned

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:55
How new report lifts the lid on NHS finances

Emergency data law to be rushed in

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:44
Emergency legislation will be brought in next week to force phone and internet companies to log records of customer calls, texts and internet use.

Crash burns victim returns to skiing

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:33
A 20-year-old Wrexham woman who suffered 96% burns to her body returns to the ski slope as part of her recovery work.

Burberry warns of exchange rate hit

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:31
Burberry, the UK luxury fashion brand, announces a strong rise in sales but warns that profits could be hit by unfavourable exchange rates.

VIDEO: Cave transformed into giant trampoline

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:17
The world's largest underground trampoline has been unveiled in a cave in Blaenau Ffestiniog, North Wales.

VIDEO: Explorer emerges after living underwater

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:14
Ocean explorer Fabien Cousteau, grandson of Jacques Cousteau, has just resurfaced after spending 31 days living underwater.

Call to review surgery waiting times

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:10
A re-think is needed on the waiting time target for routine operations as 18 weeks is too long for some patients, the new leader of UK surgeons says.

Stately home to be rehab centre

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:09
A rehabilitation centre for injured soldiers at Headley Court in Surrey will move to a new site in the East Midlands.

VIDEO: World Cup 2014's best celebrations

Wed, 2014-07-09 23:05
BBC Sport looks back at some of the best goal celebrations of the 2014 World Cup.

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