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Too hot for tennis? How heat affects players

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:47
The impact of extreme heat on players' bodies

AUDIO: Radio fame cancer patient dies

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:30
A cancer patient who inspired thousands of radio listeners by talking about his illness has died aged 52.

Thai PM probed over 'corrupt scheme'

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:28
Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra is being investigated over a loss-making rice subsidy scheme, adding to already intense pressure for her to resign.

Soldier denies hitting Iraq detainees

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:17
A former British soldier denies firing shots or hitting Iraqi detainees while questioning them after they were captured by troops in 2004, the Al-Sweady Public Inquiry hears.

I'll come back stronger - Finn

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:12
England fast bowler Steven Finn promises to "come back stronger" as he prepares to return home from the Australia tour.

#BBCtrending blocked in Malaysia

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:08
How a blog about spinach was blocked in Malaysia

Day in pictures: 16 January 2014

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:04
24 hours of news photos: 16 January

Murray defeats Millot in Melbourne

Thu, 2014-01-16 05:01
Andy Murray eases into round three of the Australian Open with a 6-2 6-2 7-5 victory over Frenchman Vincent Millot.

Bail refused to UVF murder accused

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:48
A 42-year-old man charged with the paramilitary murders of two Catholic builders in north Belfast almost 20 years ago is refused bail.

Nigeria's military chiefs sacked

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:46
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has sacked his military high command, his spokesman says, amid mounting concern about the army's failure to tackle an Islamist insurgency.

Top heads parachuted into schools

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:43
A "champions league" of top head teachers are to be parachuted into struggling schools to help turn things around, the government says.

Want crime trends? Just ask people

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:38
To understand crime trends, just speak to people

Cancer drug dad jailed for killings

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:28
A cancer patient is jailed for life for killing his wife and daughter after suffering an adverse psychiatric reaction to his chemotherapy drugs.

Mexico tries to reassure vigilantes

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:27
Mexican Interior Minister Miguel Angel Osorio Chong tells vigilantes to trust the security forces to do their job and urges them to lay down arms.

VP Biden phoned Robinson over Haass

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:11
It is understood Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson took phone calls from both the US vice-president and the UK prime minister in the final days of the Haass talks.

Labour wants to change leader vote

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:09
The Labour Party is considering moving to a "one member, one vote" leadership election system, amid talks about the future of its relationship with the unions.

Military cuts 'limit UK world role'

Thu, 2014-01-16 04:00
Spending cuts to the UK's armed forces will prevent it having a full military partnership with America, ex-US Defence Secretary Robert Gates warns.

'No abnormalities' before crash

Thu, 2014-01-16 03:58
The gearbox of a helicopter which crashed with the loss of 16 lives had "no abnormalities" the night before, a fatal accident inquiry hears.

Workers 'cut' from C4 benefits show

Thu, 2014-01-16 03:57
Bosses of Channel 4's Benefits Street are accused of leaving out a working couple from the show because they are not on benefits.

Happiness agenda 'still alive'

Thu, 2014-01-16 03:49
The tricky task of being the minister for happiness

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