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Doctors implant lab-grown vagina

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:45
Four women have had new vaginas grown in the laboratory and implanted by doctors in the US.

Call for vote on Ecuador Amazon oil

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:24
Environmentalists in Ecuador say they have enough signatures for a referendum on controversial oil drilling plans for an Amazon national park.

VIDEO: Shoe thrown at Hillary Clinton

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:16
A woman has thrown a shoe at former First Lady Hillary Clinton as she was giving a speech in Las Vegas.

Half of prostate cancer misdiagnosed

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:11
Prostate cancer tests, which predict how aggressive a tumour is, underestimate the severity of the disease in half of cases, scientists say.

Haas leads Masters after first round

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:04
American Bill Haas holds a one-shot lead over defending champion Adam Scott, 2012 winner Bubba Watson and Louis Oosthuizen.

Irish culture celebrated in London

Thu, 2014-04-10 16:00
A host of Irish musicians and stars of the stage and screen take part in a London concert to mark the first UK state visit of an Irish head of state.

UN approves peacekeepers for CAR

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:43
The UN Security Council votes to send a 12,000-strong force to the Central African Republic (CAR) to help end continuing religious violence.

Viewpoint: CAR needs help - Ban Ki-Moon

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:43
CAR 'must not become another Rwanda', writes UN chief

Great Train Robbery in miniature

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:24
Model railway enthusiasts from Luton re-create one of the most infamous heists in history.

Class bears 'prompt parent rivalry'

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:13
Classroom teddy bears that go home to stay with pupils for the weekend are prompting new levels of competitive parenting, the TES says.

Immigration talk 'deters students'

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:11
"Overblown rhetoric" on efforts to bring down immigration has contributed to a drop in students doing technology, engineering and maths courses at UK universities, peers say.

VIDEO: First look at the Samsung S5

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:09
Rory Cellan-Jones tries out Samsung's latest S5 phone, as it makes its global launch on Friday.

UN set to warn over 'dash for gas'

Thu, 2014-04-10 15:06
The United Nations is likely to warn governments that a "dash for gas" will not solve climate change, the BBC's Roger Harrabin reports.

Mixed emotions as Liverpool target title

Thu, 2014-04-10 14:58
Alan Hansen outlines the feelings in Liverpool ahead of a potential title decider and the 25th anniversary of Hillsborough

Warning over 'disturbances' in town

Thu, 2014-04-10 14:29
Police warn motorists to avoid part of Carrickfergus, County Antrim, due to disturbances.

VIDEO: Close-up: Sub ready to locate MH370

Thu, 2014-04-10 14:22
Specialists are preparing the submarine which will be used when the general location of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 plane in the Indian Ocean is identified.

VIDEO: Below deck of Syria chemical destroyer

Thu, 2014-04-10 13:51
Time is fast running out for Syria to hand over its chemical weapons stocks, the international body in charge of their destruction says.

Man charged with Omagh bomb murders

Thu, 2014-04-10 13:06
A 43-year-old man from the Republic of Ireland is due to appear in court, charged with the murders of 29 people in the 1998 Omagh bomb attack.

VIDEO: 'I never won the model contests'

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:44
How Australia's first international Indigenous model got to the top

Jamieson and Guy win British titles

Thu, 2014-04-10 12:35
Michael Jamieson wins the 200m breaststroke while James Guy sets a new British 400m freestyle record on day one in Glasgow.
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