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AUDIO: GP questions breast cancer self checks

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:53
Glasgow GP Margaret McCartney and Kris Hallenga from the charity CoppaFeel discuss whether it is helpful for women to check their breasts for signs of cancer.

Wednesday's gossip column

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:39
Kaboul hits back at Arsenal rumours, Lukaku set for Tottenham, Berahino faces an uncertain future, plus more.

Hospital slams CQC for 'PR disaster'

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:38
Alder Hey Children's Hospital has claimed it may lose a £4m donation after a damning report by health inspectors, the BBC learns.

Pollution to spread across England

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:28
Health warnings are issued by the government as pollution spreading across England is forecast to hit high levels.

First Yewtree suspect 'took own life'

Wed, 2014-04-02 06:02
The first person to be charged as part of Operation Yewtree took his own life, a coroner rules.

Benefit changes 'hurting disabled'

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:33
New rules for housing benefit in England, Scotland and Wales are creating "financial hardship and distress" for disabled people, MPs warn.

Five low-tech ways to cope with air pollution

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:28
High air pollution levels are expected across England and Wales. What are the best ways to stay comfortable?

Hollande ex-partner Royal in cabinet

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:22
French President Francois Hollande's former partner, Segolene Royal, joins the government after the Socialists suffer a heavy defeat at local elections.

BBC's 'elementary' devolution errors

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:21
A Labour AM accuses BBC programmes of making "elementary errors" on devolution 15 years after it took place.

Pupil's wall death prompts checks

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:19
A programme of school safety checks is to get under way in Edinburgh after a 12-year-old girl died when a wall fell on her.

VIDEO: Dimbleby previews Clegg Farage debate

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:18
The host of Wednesday night's BBC Clegg v Farage debate says it is his job to "get the two of them arguing".

First Bolivian satellite starts work

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:11
The first Bolivian telecommunications satellite, Tupac Katari, has started its operations and is expected to lower the cost of mobile communication.

Police 'blunder' after body found

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:08
The Elaine Doyle murder trial hears police who covered the dead teenager's body may have hampered the hunt for her killer.

Michael Mosley's guide to reaching the seven-a-day target

Wed, 2014-04-02 05:04
To reaching seven-a-day, by medical journalist Michael Mosley

Day in pictures: 2 April 2014

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:46
News photos from past 24 hours: 2 April

Disaster declared after Chile quake

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:39
Chile declares two northern regions hit by a 8.2 magnitude earthquake to be disaster areas, with at least six people left dead.

VIDEO: Lucky escape for chainsaw workman

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:38
A Pennsylvania man is recovering in hospital after suffering a horrific injury while cutting trees near his home in Ross Township.

No evidence from PC murder accused

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:19
A man accused of the murder of PC Keith Blakelock during the riots in Broadwater Farm in 1985 will "exercise his right not to give evidence".

VIDEO: Royal Mail - a sale nobody wanted?

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:17
David Cameron responds to Ed Miliband's criticism of the Royal Mail sell-off claiming it was in the Labour manifesto.

'Fatal error' in NI hospital care

Wed, 2014-04-02 04:14
A County Antrim family whose father died unexpectedly in a Northern Ireland hospital six years ago is told there was inadequate medical cover the night he died.
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