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Body-in-boot killer 'quit treatment'

Wed, 2015-05-13 21:00
A man who kept his girlfriend's body in a car boot after killing her had ended mental health treatment days before, a review reveals.

ITV staff staging 24-hour strike

Wed, 2015-05-13 20:16
ITV staff are staging a 24-hour strike and planning a protest outside the broadcaster's annual meeting, in a dispute over pay.

OECD attacks 'aggressive tax plans'

Wed, 2015-05-13 20:09
Technology companies need to stop "extremely aggressive" tax planning, the man charged with reforming global tax rules has told the BBC.

999 vehicles 'crash five times daily'

Wed, 2015-05-13 20:07
More than five emergency vehicles crashed a day on average in the West Midlands in the past three years, figures show.

Stephen Sutton's legacy hits £4.5m

Wed, 2015-05-13 19:51
On the first anniversary of his death, money raised by teenage cancer sufferer Stephen Sutton reaches more than £4.5m.

Prostate cancer drug 'extends lives'

Wed, 2015-05-13 19:29
A chemotherapy drug can extend the lives of patients with advanced prostate cancer by nearly two years, a major "game-changing" study shows.

Palm 'holds secrets of future health'

Wed, 2015-05-13 19:23
The chances of having a heart attack, stroke or dying young may be hidden in the palm of the hand, a study suggests.

$2bn antibiotic research fund urged

Wed, 2015-05-13 19:11
The global pharmaceutical industry is being called on to pay for a $2bn innovation fund to revitalise research into antibiotics.

Is UK inequality as bad as in the US?

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:40
Are City bonuses worth more than double the amount paid to full-time workers on minimum wage?

Are Labour tribes readying to go to war?

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:39
The Labour Party faces a period of much soul-searching about the best way to move forward from its disastrous election campaign, says Mark Mardell.

Has The Tribe changed what a deaf film can be?

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:30
The tense new film using only sign language

Fox fight: comedians drive online opposition to hunting vote

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:27
How Ricky Gervais targeted Tories over fox hunting vote

VIDEO: Kabul siege kills at least five

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:10
Afghan police say that at least five people have been killed in an attack on a Kabul hotel that was packed with foreigners awaiting a concert.

Depp's dogs face death in Australia

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:08
Actor Johnny Depp has been told he has until Saturday to remove his dogs - Boo and Pistol - from Australia or they will have to be put down.

Riot-hit youth jail 'generally safe'

Wed, 2015-05-13 18:07
A young offenders' institution, once hit by riots, is decent and generally safe but needs to address issues with drugs and violence, a report finds.

UKIP campaign chief condemns Farage

Wed, 2015-05-13 17:52
UKIP's election campaign chief condemns Nigel Farage as a "snarling" and "aggressive" man who is turning the party into a "personality cult".

US growth fears weigh on Asia shares

Wed, 2015-05-13 17:46
Asian shares trade mixed on Thursday, following a lacklustre lead from Wall Street which fell on renewed concerns about US growth.

US House rejects NSA phone data trawl

Wed, 2015-05-13 16:53
The US House of Representatives votes to end the National Security Agency's bulk collection of Americans' phone records.

Is Choudary a radicalising force?

Wed, 2015-05-13 16:45
UK-based preacher denies aiding flow of European fighters

Flood traps Colombian gold miners

Wed, 2015-05-13 16:40
Rescue workers try to reach at least 15 miners trapped underground when a gold mine in north-western Colombia collapsed.

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