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Sniffing could provide autism test

Thu, 2015-07-02 16:17
The way children sniff different aromas could form the basis of a test for autism, suggest researchers in Israel.

'Greece out of cash'

Thu, 2015-07-02 16:12
Dire predictions of the state of public finances in Greece can be found in Friday's papers, along with exhortations to observe the minute's silence in memory of the victims of the Tunisia massacre.

VIDEO: Robot suit lets paralysed soldier walk

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:39
James Johnson, who was paralysed in Afghanistan, is using an exoskeleton to walk again as part of a pioneering programme.

VIDEO: Controlling a 'cyborg' cockroach

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:39
Researchers hope cockroaches could access disaster zones which humans cannot reach

Police chief makes sexism claim

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:31
The former chief constable of Northumbria Police claims senior male officers in the force treated her differently because she is a woman.

Mystery surrounds India health survey

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:31
The BBC's Justin Rowlatt asks why India has still not published a vast survey of women and children carried out by the government in Delhi and the UN.

Queen to open new technology centre

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:10
What lies behind the walls of the new £89m technology and innovation centre in Glasgow which is being opened by the Queen?

Lockerbie families fight for appeal

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:10
The High Court in Edinburgh is due to hear legal arguments from the families of victims of the Lockerbie bombing.

Riot reignites prison smoking debate

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:07
Australia debates cigarettes in jail after riot

VIDEO: Cars designed to be slept in

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
Vehicle design students at the Royal College of Art have been re-imagining the kind of cars that will be possible in an era of driverless transport.

What can Greece learn from Cyprus and Iceland?

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
Iceland and Cyprus have both experienced banking crises which rocked their economies. Can Greece learn anything from their experiences, asks economics expert Anne Sibert.

World economy: The hidden rocks

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
What are the issues that pose the greatest danger to the global economy this year? asks Andrew Walker.

Africa's video game makers dreaming big

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
How Africa's games makers plan to make it big

Hard task: Creating more apprentices

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:01
Can business take on three million more?

VIDEO: Acrobats of the insect world

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
Researchers are using super slow-motion footage to reveal the secrets of the most acrobatic insects

VIDEO: 'I saw the roof of the bus in mid-air'

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
PC Ashley Walker was still in his probationary period with the Metropolitan Police when he saw the bomb explode on the number 30 bus.

VIDEO: The blind birdman of Brazil

Thu, 2015-07-02 15:00
The 'birdwatcher' who has been blind since birth

Arrests after shotgun fired in park

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:48
Two people are arrested after a report of a shotgun being fired in a playground in Belfast.

Nadal: The decline of a great?

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:34
BBC Sport's Tom Fordyce looks at what is happening to Rafael Nadal after his surprise loss to qualifier Dustin Brown.

Adelaide Crows coach found dead

Thu, 2015-07-02 14:29
Phil Walsh, coach of the Australian Football League's Adelaide Crows, is found dead at home and his son is under arrest.