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A newly discovered way to make entire bodies transparent could pave the way for a new generation of treatments, scientists say.
The treatment of employees in public services who raise concerns about wrongdoing is often "shocking", a group of MPs says.
A new law imposing restrictions on bloggers and social media users has come into effect in Russia.
The US is debating putting a woman's face on the US dollar. How does it happen?
A project aiming to revolutionise medicine by unlocking the secrets of DNA is under way in centres across England.
Tens of thousands of broadband customers in the UK are having to pay "costly" charges to change supplier, Citizens Advice warns
Argentina blames the US for its default, calling the mediator in debt negotiations which ended in failure "incompetent".
Commonwealth Games poster girl Eilidh Child wins silver in the women's 400m hurdles at Hampden Park.
Scottish hurdler Eilidh Child says winning silver at Glasgow 2014 is "one of the best moments" of her career.
Meet New Zealand's next big musical exports
Broken pacts, discontent and a silent owner - sports reporter Ben Smith on the background to Saints' £92m player sale.
Conservative MPs put pressure on David Cameron to take a more robust stance with Israel over its actions in Gaza.
Ukraine crisis creating high-level UK tensions, Mark Urban writes