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VIDEO: 'Why I needed Danish sperm donor'

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:46
A single mother with one-year-old twins explains to BBC Breakfast how she needed a Danish sperm donor and how she plans to tell the girls about their conception.

VIDEO: European Scrutiny Committee

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:03
The committee questions the UK Commissioner-designate Lord Hill

VIDEO: Becoming a mother at 70 in India

Thu, 2014-10-30 02:01
The BBC's Divya Arya reports from India, where women of 60 and 70 are becoming mothers for the first time.

VIDEO: No hugs for Ebola volunteers

Thu, 2014-10-30 01:32
The United Nations is appealing for thousands of healthcare workers to volunteer to help in the countries worst affected by Ebola.

VIDEO: Smart glasses light up for messages

Thu, 2014-10-30 00:58
From colour changing glasses to space age cooling waistcoats - the latest technology in Japan

VIDEO: 'Drug abuse should be a health issue'

Thu, 2014-10-30 00:12
The Liberal Democrat minister responsible for tackling drug use, Norman Baker, says the government should look at drug abuse as a health issue.

VIDEO: 'My son died after taking legal high'

Thu, 2014-10-30 00:00
Mother Karen Audino says she wants tighter restriction on so-called legal highs after her son Jimmy Guichard died.

New Nato boss on challenges ahead

Wed, 2014-10-29 23:30
With most Nato members intent on cutting defence spending, Mark Urban asks the alliance's new chief Jens Stoltenberg how he can stop it becoming an association of broken promises.

Mexico head meets students' families

Wed, 2014-10-29 21:20
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto meets the families of 43 students who went missing more than a month ago, sparking nationwide protests.

Ebola quarantine test looms in US

Wed, 2014-10-29 21:10
A nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is fighting the US state of Maine over its right to quarantine her against her will.

VIDEO: Mexico tunnel reveals ancient relics

Wed, 2014-10-29 20:54
Some 50,000 relics have been discovered in Mexico in the ancient city of Teotihuacan, archaeologists have said.

Microsoft unveils fitness band

Wed, 2014-10-29 20:48
Microsoft unveils a wearable device that can track a user's sleep and exercise as well connect to a fitness tracking service on smartphones.

Legal challenge to probation reforms

Wed, 2014-10-29 20:00
A legal challenge to government plans to privatise some probation services in England and Wales is launched by the probation officers' union Napo.

Wait for train seats 'unacceptable'

Wed, 2014-10-29 19:01
Passengers should not have to stand for more than 20 minutes during a journey says rail minister Clare Perry, but admits this is "not always achieved".

New species of frog in urban jungle

Wed, 2014-10-29 18:36
Scientists confirm that a frog found living in New York City wetlands is a new species.

Australia bank plans UK asset sale

Wed, 2014-10-29 18:15
National Australia Bank is considering floating its Clydesdale and Yorkshire banking operations on the stock market as part of an exit from the UK.

Sri Lanka rescue effort intensified

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:51
Rescue workers in Sri Lanka intensify their search for survivors of a tea plantation landslide which is feared to have buried more than 100 people.

The nuclear attack on the UK that never happened

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:50
The nuclear attack on the UK that never happened

Ant and Dec to host 2015 Brit awards

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:35
TV duo Ant and Dec are to host the 2015 Brit awards, 14 years since the last time they presented the ceremony.

England's strange winter rituals

Wed, 2014-10-29 17:34
England's strange and ancient Halloween alternatives

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