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UK families' 'long homework hours'

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:32
An international comparison shows that teenagers in the UK, particularly from wealthier families, spend more time on homework than many European countries

'Sugar worse than salt' row erupts

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:29
Scientists have clashed over claims that sugar may be worse for blood pressure and heart health than salt.

Scientists make 'feel full' chemical

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:29
Scientists have created a chemical that can be added to food to make people feel fuller.

Superbugs to kill 'more than cancer'

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:29
Drug resistant infections will kill an extra 10 million people a year worldwide by 2050 unless action is taken, a study says.

Jihadists 'left 5,000 dead' in month

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:18
More than 5,000 people worldwide died in November as a result of jihadist violence, a BBC investigation reveals.

VIDEO: Salmond: SNP could work with Sinn Fein

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:12
The former first minister of Scotland, Alex Salmond has told BBC Newsnight he believes that SNP could play a decisive role in forming the next UK government - for the first time in a generation.

The value of celebrity endorsements

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:10
Do we buy more of a product if a celebrity promotes it?

VIDEO: Kabul suicide bomb caught on CCTV

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:09
Kabul's former police chief, Zahir Zahir talks about the suicide bomb in early November which he narrowly avoided.

Button secures 2015 McLaren seat

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:05
Britain's Jenson Button is to partner Spain's Fernando Alonso at McLaren for the 2015 Formula One season.

Cameron determined to clinch NI deal

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:03
Prime Minister David Cameron has said he is determined to do everything he can to secure agreement in the cross-party talks in Northern Ireland.

Deadly month of jihadist attacks

Wed, 2014-12-10 15:01
Tracking a month of jihadist attacks

NHS patients and private hospital referrals

Wed, 2014-12-10 14:44
Chris Cook reflects on analysis of NHS patients referred to private hospitals for two common surgeries.

Mourinho warns of 'sharks' in draw

Wed, 2014-12-10 14:35
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is keen to avoid the "sharks in the ocean" in the Champions League last-16 draw.

City deserve more credit - Pellegrini

Wed, 2014-12-10 14:31
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini believes his depleted side deserve more credit for their Champions League qualification.

Barcelona 3-1 Paris Saint Germain

Wed, 2014-12-10 14:21
Neymar scores a spectacular goal as Barcelona come from behind to defeat Paris St-Germain and finish top of Group F.

Ennis-Hill on Evans, post-baby life & Rio

Wed, 2014-12-10 14:18
Ennis-Hill on Ched Evans, post-baby life and Rio 2016

VIDEO: Comets 'not source of Earth's water'

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:52
Scientists deal a blow to the theory that most water on Earth came from comets.

VIDEO: Frozen-inspired lights in Dagenham

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:32
Families in Dagenham have turned their row of homes into a setting inspired by Disney hit film Frozen for Christmas.

Champions League: Story of the groups

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:29
Who is through, who is out, who the English teams could face and how records have tumbled in this season's group phase.

London protest over NYC police death

Wed, 2014-12-10 13:28
Hundreds of people gather in west London in support of protests in the US over the death of Eric Garner at the hands of the New York police.