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VIDEO: Lab for world’s worst animal viruses

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:10
A look around a new lab at Pirbright Institute in Surrey, where the world’s most contagious livestock viruses will be kept.

Alcohol 'should have calorie labels'

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:10
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.

VIDEO: Meet the accidental stormtrooper

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:08
How one man's luck landed him a place in cinema history

Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:07
Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

Quiz of the week's news

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:05
What did Robbie's wife tell him to stop singing during labour?

VIDEO: Poppy hijab for Remembrance

Thu, 2014-10-30 16:02
A young fashion designer from London has decided to mark Remembrance Day by creating a special "poppy hijab" for Muslim women.

The metal detectors saving marriages

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:59
The metal detectorists who are saving marriages

Labour pledge to boost English buses

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:59
Ed Miliband will promise that a Labour government would grant cities and regions greater powers to improve bus services across England.

Grant urges action over gender gap

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:52
Sports Minister Helen Grant tells the inaugural Transforming Sport conference there is work to do to improve female participation.

Hamilton critical of double points

Thu, 2014-10-30 15:08
Lewis Hamilton says it would "suck" if he lost the world title as a result of the controversial final-race double points rule.

Murray seals World Tour Finals place

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:47
Andy Murray books his place at the World Tour Finals with an emphatic victory over Grigor Dimitrov at the Paris Masters.

Man charged with Gibson murder

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:39
A man is charged with the murder of Edward Gibson in west Belfast.

Evacuations amid Costa Rica eruption

Thu, 2014-10-30 14:29
Costa Rica issues an alert and evacuates communities after ash from the Turrialba volcano reaches the capital, San Jose, and beyond.

Colombian Farc in civilian admission

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:43
Colombia's Farc rebel group acknowledges for the first time that its actions in Latin America's longest internal conflict "affected civilians".

Mass graves found in western Iraq

Thu, 2014-10-30 13:19
Scores of bodies of Sunni Muslim tribesmen apparently killed by Islamic State militants are found in mass graves in western Iraq.

Netherlands too strong for Scotland

Thu, 2014-10-30 12:53
Scotland's women lose 2-0 in Rotterdam for a 4-1 aggregate defeat in their World Cup play-off semi-final.

Ebola aid ship docks in Sierra Leone

Thu, 2014-10-30 12:25
UK ship RFA Argus, which is carrying medical supplies, equipment and vehicles, arrives in Sierra Leone to help deal with the Ebola outbreak.

Long-serving Boston mayor dies

Thu, 2014-10-30 11:30
Thomas Menino, who served as mayor of Boston for more than 20 years, has died after a battle with cancer.

VIDEO: Tower poppies artist hails volunteers

Thu, 2014-10-30 11:09
The artist behind a project to place almost 900,000 ceramic poppies around the Tower of London says he is surprised and happy that so many people have "taken it to heart".

VIDEO: On the buses with Prince Harry

Thu, 2014-10-30 11:01
Prince Harry meets supporters of the British Legion's London Poppy Day Appeal at Buckingham Palace.

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