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Dr Erin Saltman describes how Islamic State propaganda specifically targets women.
As crises unfold on Europe's eastern and southern flanks, diplomatic correspondent Jonathan Marcus asks if strategic vision is lacking to deal with them.
West Ham have been fined £30,000 by the Football Association for failing to control their players at St Mary's.
Tests for a gene that increases the chances of cancer are being denied to patients in Wales - despite it being available in England.
A Californian start-up will be allowed to advertise a mail order DNA test that screens for a rare genetic condition.
Wales' Mark Williams beats Marco Fu and John Higgins overcomes Stephen Maguire to reach the Welsh Open semi-finals.
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Fashion firm Benetton says it will pay into an international compensation fund for victims of a factory collapse that killed 1,138 people in Bangladesh.
Mo Farah claims Andy Vernon questioned his nationality but his GB team-mate says the comment has been "hugely misrepresented".
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A report says apprentices are paid 'exploitative rates' and need to be paid better if the programme is to solve youth unemployment
Labour's former Business Secretary Peter Mandelson says the party should wait until after the election before committing to a new tuition fees policy.
Bitterly cold temperatures have continued for a second day in the eastern half of the US, setting a number of record lows.
Royston Jones is jailed for 15 years after being found guilty of attempting to murder his wife while she worked in an intensive care unit.
Rescue operation is under way after a boy becomes trapped waist-deep in mud near Pontypridd.
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A judge hears closing submissions in the case of a man accused of murdering Jean Campbell at Cranhill Park in Glasgow.
Ferrari refuse to modify their target of two wins in 2015 despite their promising showing in pre-season testing.
The Ministry of Defence signs a £859m deal to support the development of the next generation of Royal Navy warships.
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