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VIDEO: 15 secs: Female astronaut pioneer

Mon, 2014-11-24 19:04
Samantha Cristoforetti is spending almost six months on the International Space Station.

Celebrating Shelagh Delaney Day

Mon, 2014-11-24 18:46
Celebrating Shelagh Delaney Day

The strange world of the 'head shop'

Mon, 2014-11-24 18:12
The strange world of the 'head shop'

VIDEO: Tackling Asia's ageing population

Mon, 2014-11-24 18:11
Asia's population is rapidly ageing, but many countries in the region are ill-equipped to deal with the older generation.

HK protesters set for Mong Kok move

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:53
Authorities in Hong Kong tell protesters to leave their camp in Mong Kok, as bailiffs prepare to enforce a court order and clear the site.

Olly Murs: 'Look who's winning now'

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:52
Is it time to take Olly Murs seriously?

The real Tom Thumb: History's smallest superstar

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:43
Documentary depicts history's smallest superstar

Urban farming helps feed the world

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:29
Urban agriculture plays a much more extensive role in global food security than previously estimated, a study using satellite data suggests.

No indictment over Ferguson killing

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:26
Grand jury in US state of Missouri decides not to indict police officer over Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson

No-warning Ofsted finds weaknesses

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:20
Poor teaching, inadequate governing bodies and failures to safeguard pupils against extremism have been uncovered by Ofsted inspections carried out without warning.

New benefit rolled out to families

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:14
The government's flagship welfare programme, Universal Credit, is being extended, with parents able to claim it for the first time.

Greek island death accused 'cleared'

Mon, 2014-11-24 17:14
Four men accused of killing a British teenager on holiday on a Greek island six years ago will not face further legal action, his family says.

Australia Medibank makes stock debut

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:49
Australian health insurer Medibank made its stock market debut after raising A$5.679bn (£3.1bn; $4.9bn) in Asia's biggest public offering in two years.

Many lonely elderly call helpline

Mon, 2014-11-24 16:45
In its first year, a free 24-hour UK helpline for the elderly has been inundated with calls about loneliness.

'Class war on private schools'

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:59
A mixed bag of headlines in Tuesday's press, sees two papers focusing on Labour's plans to remove tax breaks from private schools that do not partner state counterparts.

Report terror threats, commuters urged

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:47
Users of public transport should report suspicious behaviour to help thwart terror attacks, a police chief says.

Could the world return to the 1980s?

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:30
Is the world set to return to the 1980s?

VIDEO: Meet Robo farmers Mantis and Ladybird

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:29
From weed detecting to a robotic dairy - the tech that could help farmers be more efficient

Why some Arabs reject Sharia

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:28
A controversial debate in Arabic trends on Twitter

VIDEO: Rapping for Putin

Mon, 2014-11-24 15:26
Two Moscow Africans and their love of Russia's president