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VIDEO: The famine report that shocked the world

Tue, 2014-10-21 16:00
How millions responded to Ethiopia’s cry for help

Clegg targets teachers' workload

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:56
Teachers in England are being asked to examine how they spend their working day, as Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg vows to cut down on "pointless paperwork".

Schools 'should check kids' teeth'

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:54
Schools and nurseries need to step in to tackle the worrying trend of tooth decay in children, says the advisory body, NICE.

Mentally ill put in police cells

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:54
Too many people in the middle of a mental health crisis end up locked in police cells after being turned away from hospitals, says a report.

NICE conflicts of interests claim

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:52
A group of leading doctors and researchers has called on MPs to investigate potential conflicts of interest at the medicines watchdog, NICE.

VIDEO: A look back at legendary de la Renta

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:52
Our Arts Editor Will Gompertz takes a look back at the life of one of the biggest names in fashion, Oscar de la Renta.

VIDEO: US probes 'stray air drop video'

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:35
The US defence department has said it is examining an Islamic State video appearing to show militants in control of US weapons intended for Syrian Kurdish fighters.

Father of IS hostage John Cantlie dies

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:12
Paul Cantlie, the father of Islamic State hostage John Cantlie, has died, less than two weeks after making a plea for his son to be released.

Can data predict the perfect entrepreneur?

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:10
Why being over 40 makes you the perfect entrepreneur

Wind farms outstrip nuclear power

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:07
The UK's wind farms generated more power than its nuclear power stations on Tuesday, the National Grid says.

How safe is mouldy food to eat?

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:07
How safe is it to eat mouldy food?

VIDEO: Hotel claw hammer attacker guilty

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:05
A man who beat three sisters with a hammer in a central London hotel has been found guilty of attempted murder.

Tales from the India Office

Tue, 2014-10-21 15:04
Tales from the days when British diplomats ran the Gulf

Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks'

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:59
Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.

VIDEO: Obama responds to jealous boyfriend

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:49
President Barack Obama found himself in an awkward situation at the voting booth in Chicago on Monday, when a man walked past and told him not to touch his girlfriend.

VIDEO: Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:29
Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison after he was found guilty of the culpable homicide of Reeva Steenkamp.

VIDEO: Paralysed man walks after cell surgery

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:27
A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord.

VIDEO: Planes wobble as they land in storm

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:25
Planes wobble at they come in to land at Manchester Airport, during stormy weather on Tuesday.

US $7bn fails to stop opium growth

Tue, 2014-10-21 14:16
US counter-narcotics efforts costing $7.6bn fail to stop production of opium poppies in Afghanistan reaching an all-time high, a new report says.

Sam released by Dallas Cowboys

Tue, 2014-10-21 13:49
Michael Sam, who hopes to be the first openly gay athlete to play in an NFL game, is released by the Dallas Cowboys.

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