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Water 'will help cut child obesity'

Wed, 2014-06-25 21:49
Children should be given only water to drink with meals to help tackle the obesity crisis, experts argue, with sugary drinks kept as treats.

Tax workers strike over job cuts

Wed, 2014-06-25 21:19
More than 1,500 tax workers in Northern Ireland will strike on Thursday in a dispute over job cuts.

'Ban' fruit juice and Wonga 'Wronga' - front pages

Wed, 2014-06-25 21:18
Advisers' recommendations about limiting children's intake of sugary drinks and revelations about the conduct of payday loan firm Wonga lead the papers.

VIDEO: From shop worker to Kimye's wedding

Wed, 2014-06-25 20:50
The 22-year-old from Liverpool spotted on Instagram ended up being flown to Florence last minute to photograph the celebrity wedding of the year.

Modi outdoes White House on Twitter

Wed, 2014-06-25 20:47
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi narrowly overtakes the White House on Twitter, a study of the political use of the social network shows.

VIDEO: Nigeria bomb blast kills at least 21

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:56
A bomb attack on a busy shopping district in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, has left at least 21 people dead and injured 52 more.

S Korea prime minister to keep job

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:39
South Korea's Prime Minister Chung Hong-won, who offered to quit over the Sewol ferry disaster, will keep his job, the president says.

Axe A-levels, say UK scientists

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:12
A-levels should be replaced by a baccalaureate-style qualification that requires teenagers to study maths and science to 18, Royal Society scientists say.

Celebrities call for drug law change

Wed, 2014-06-25 19:08
More than 90 celebrities, politicians, lawyers and health experts write a letter to the prime minister calling for a review of the government's policy on illegal drugs.

IT firms top government spend list

Wed, 2014-06-25 18:48
IT companies benefited most from government contracts in 2012 and 2013, an analysis of public spending suggests.

English author Laurie Lee remembered

Wed, 2014-06-25 18:07
How Cider With Rosie author captured English countryside

The good old days?

Wed, 2014-06-25 18:03
Did disabled workers have more rights in years past?

VIDEO: Superb Shaqiri & more Messi magic

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:46
Get all the best of the action from Wednesday at the Fifa World Cup in Brazil in under 10 minutes with Match of the Day's World Cup Catch-Up.

US eases oil export restrictions

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:44
The US gives permission to two firms to export oil, after it has been lightly processed - a move that could see oil exports from the US increase.

Does Nigeria have an image problem?

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:22
Why are Nigerians so touchy about how they are viewed?

In pictures: Dennis Hopper photography

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:18
Actor Dennis Hopper's work on the other side of the lens

Nothing to see here: How Uruguay closed ranks over Suarez

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:04
No Suarez questions allowed and no speaking English - BBC Sport's Ben Smith reflects on an unusual day with the Uruguay camp.

On the trail of Jean-Claude Juncker

Wed, 2014-06-25 17:03
The place Jean-Claude Juncker calls home

A new name for the UK?

Wed, 2014-06-25 16:47
Would the UK change its name if Scotland votes for independence?

Oldest faeces show Neanderthal diet

Wed, 2014-06-25 16:13
Analysis of a 50,000-year-old scrap of human faeces adds weight to the view that Neanderthals ate plants as well as meat.
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