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Graphene promise for body armour

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:44
The "wonder material" graphene could be used to make bulletproof armour, new research suggests.

Campaigners demand flood death probe

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:37
The parents of Zane Gbangbola, who died during the floods, and campaigners demand a more rigorous investigation into his death.

UN declares emergency for Gaza flood

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:37
After days of heavy rain, the UN declares a state of emergency amid severe flooding in the Gaza Strip, still damaged from the summer war.

Thailand backs surrogacy trade ban

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:30
Thailand's parliament votes to ban commercial surrogacy following international outrage over the largely unregulated trade.

Ebola test results 'in 15 minutes'

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:13
A rapid 15-minute blood test for Ebola which researchers say would increase the chances of survival from the virus, is to be trialled in Guinea.

Bill Cosby: Can art and artist be separated?

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:09
Can we judge an artwork purely on its own merits - be it a film, painting, play or sitcom - or do we inevitably take its creator's character into account?

VIDEO: 'Too few' toddlers having flu vaccine

Fri, 2014-11-28 01:07
The chief medical officer for England has warned that too few toddlers are having the seasonal flu vaccine.

Pro-independence paper to continue

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:57
Scotland's new pro-independence newspaper, The National, is to continue indefinitely following a successful trial.

UK migration: What's really happening?

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:54
Official figures published yesterday show how migration has already transformed the UK and will continue to change it in an era of mass movement of people.

Assistant boss Keane departs Villa

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:45
Assistant manager Roy Keane leaves Aston Villa with immediate effect at his own request.

Lowest ever winter deaths recorded

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:44
The lowest-ever number of winter deaths were recorded last year, official figures for England and Wales show.

Cricket has never been safer - Cook

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:25
England captain Alastair Cook says he feels safe despite Phillip Hughes's death and bouncers must not be outlawed.

Abuse doctor in court for sentencing

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:22
A paedophile doctor who abused boys with cancer arrives in court for his sentencing hearing.

VIDEO: #PutOutYourBats tributes to Hughes

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:21
Australians have been paying tribute to Phillip Hughes by putting their cricket bats outside their homes, as Phil Mercer reports.

Cuts to reduce road safety campaign

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:20
The Department of the Environment's road safety promotion campaign could be significantly curtailed as a result of budget cuts.

Wolff gets enhanced test driver role

Fri, 2014-11-28 00:15
Susie Wolff will stay at the Williams team next season in an enhanced role as test driver.

VIDEO: Black Friday: Wal-Mart workers revolt

Thu, 2014-11-27 23:50
Black Friday has long been the most important day of the year for the US retail sector.

Police called to Black Friday scuffle

Thu, 2014-11-27 23:43
Police were called to a 24-hour Tesco supermarket in Glasgow amid reports of scuffles as shoppers queued for Black Friday bargains.

'Mother and son' hurt in 'arson'

Thu, 2014-11-27 23:41
A woman and a boy believed to be mother and son are critically ill in hospital following a suspected arson attack in Kidderminster.

VIDEO: Mental health deaths as beds cut

Thu, 2014-11-27 23:20
Seven mental health patients have killed themselves in England since 2012 after being told there were no hospital beds for them, the BBC has learned.

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