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Spinal shocks revive paralysed legs

Mon, 2014-04-07 20:12
Four paralysed men have been able to move their legs for the first time in years after electrical stimulation of their spinal cords, US doctors report.

Taiwan students to end trade protest

Mon, 2014-04-07 18:55
Students protesting against a trade deal with China say they will end their occupation of Taiwan's parliament.

Samsung forecasts drop in profits

Mon, 2014-04-07 18:34
Samsung Electronics, the world's biggest maker of TVs and mobile phones, forecasts a fall in profits for the second quarter in a row.

Japan and Australia agree trade deal

Mon, 2014-04-07 17:30
Japan and Australia agree a trade deal, after seven years of negotiations, which will see them lower tariffs on products including beef, cheese and cars.

Venezuela leader to meet opposition

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:53
Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro is set to meet the opposition for the first time since the start of street protests that left 39 dead.

How can Wikipedia woo women editors?

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:21
Trying to close the online encyclopedia's 'information gap'

Quebec holds provincial elections

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:20
Polls have closed in the Canadian province of Quebec as the province's main separatist party ends its bid to win a legislative majority.

Artist creates personal map of city

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:19
The artist who drew a city by hand

The place where Chelsea Pensioners live

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:18
Why would a retirement home have rooms with no ceilings?

The ex-GP with an art treasure trove

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:15
The retired doctor with a world-class art collection

'I saw armed gang murder my family'

Mon, 2014-04-07 16:09
A powerful story of one woman's terrifying ordeal

US warns Russia over Ukraine tension

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:53
The US voices "great concern" about tension in eastern Ukraine after pro-Russia demonstrators seized government buildings in three cities.

Lottery funding for community groups

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:41
Almost 60 community projects are awarded a share of £10m in grants from the Big Lottery Fund to improve their facilities.

Top Lib Dem urges top tax rate cut

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:32
A former Liberal Democrat minister backs calls from Tory backbenchers for the top rate of income tax to be cut to 40%.

Mortier given posthumous opera award

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:30
Opera director Gerard Mortier, who died last month aged 70, is given a posthumous lifetime achievement honour at the International Opera Awards.

Firms complain of high delivery fees

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:29
Hundreds of businesses in Scotland say they are having to pay more for deliveries because of their postcodes.

Slavery law 'must focus on victims'

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:29
A proposed new law to combat modern-day slavery needs to be strengthened, with more attention given to victims, say MPs and peers.

Windows XP end puts firms in a fix

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:22
Windows XP demise gives small firms a tech dilemma

The Whole Foods way of engaging staff

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:06
The firm that believes in executive sleepovers

VIDEO: Are two heads better than one?

Mon, 2014-04-07 15:05
In the first of a new series, Steve Tappin, reports on US food business Whole Foods, which has two CEOs instead of just one.

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