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AUDIO: Leech used woman's nose 'as a nest'

Mon, 2014-10-13 05:18
A Glasgow woman discovered that her persistent nosebleeds had been caused by a leech living in her nostril.

VIDEO: Family 'tried to free' Syria doctor

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:58
"Superhuman" efforts were made by the family of a British doctor to secure his release before his death in a Syrian prison, an inquest has heard.

Woman finds three-inch leech in nose

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:52
A backpacker finds a leech which had been living in her nose for a month after returning from a trip to South East Asia.

Pub fight peacemaker died after hit

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:51
A man is jailed for punching and killing a bystander who tried to break up a fight outside a Caerphilly pub.

VIDEO: UK government to sell Eurostar stake

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:50
The UK government is seeking buyers for its 40% stake in the cross-Channel train operator Eurostar to help boost the public finances but Labour warns against a "rushed" sell-off.

Day in pictures: 13 October

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:43
24 hours of news images: 13 October

Death sentences for Xinjiang attacks

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:43
A court in China's restive Xinjiang region sentences 12 people to death for attacks that left nearly 100 people dead in July.

'Giant wings' fill Tate Turbine Hall

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:24
A huge wooden sculpture draped with swathes of coloured fabric by Richard Tuttle is the latest artwork to fill Tate Modern's Turbine Hall in London.

Campaigning with UKIP's Nigel Farage

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:14
Six months on the campaign trail with UKIP leader

VIDEO: Collecting the bodies of the Ebola dead

Mon, 2014-10-13 04:05
Voice of America News' Benno Muchler reports on a burial teams in the Liberian capital Monrovia and the grim and risky task of dealing with the infected bodies of Ebola victims.

AUDIO: 'Despair' of being 93 and lonely

Mon, 2014-10-13 03:47
A 93-year-old describes the the "despair" and loneliness he has suffered since becoming a widower.

Man in court on explosives charges

Mon, 2014-10-13 03:31
A 43-year-old man appears in court in Enniskillen over bombs and weapons found at a farm in Kinawley, County Fermanagh.

East Ukraine rebel leader attacked

Mon, 2014-10-13 03:31
A pro-Russian Donetsk rebel leader, Pavel Gubarev, is unconscious in hospital after gunmen fired at his car, causing it to crash.

'Revenge porn' illegal under new law

Mon, 2014-10-13 03:23
People who post so-called "revenge porn" pictures and videos onto the internet could face two years in jail under a new law.

Minibus collision kills 30 in Egypt

Mon, 2014-10-13 03:06
Three minibuses are involved in a collision in southern Egypt, killing at least 30 people and injuring more than a dozen, security sources say.

Me and my 'useless' gall bladder

Mon, 2014-10-13 02:25
Is your gall bladder really a 'useless' organ?

VIDEO: Pistorius in court for sentence hearing

Mon, 2014-10-13 02:23
A court in Pretoria hears from Oscar Pistorius' psychologist as the athlete awaits sentencing for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

AUDIO: The art of video game noise

Mon, 2014-10-13 02:11
BBC News highlights the importance of sound effects in crafting a successful video game.

VIDEO: 'Men won't talk about loneliness'

Mon, 2014-10-13 02:06
Dick O'Brien talks about the loneliness he experiences as new research says there are increasing numbers of men who face isolation in old age.

Income tax target 'set to be missed'

Mon, 2014-10-13 02:01
Income tax is likely to fall short of the government's target for this financial year despite record employment, the Office for Budget Responsibility warns.