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Altitude gene 'from extinct species'

Wed, 2014-07-02 10:03
A gene that allows present-day people cope with life at high altitude was inherited from an extinct species of human, Nature journal has reported.

NI discussed in London and Stormont

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:55
Northern Ireland's main political parties begin further talks at Stormont on how to resolve contentious issues, as Prime Minister David Cameron meets Sinn Féin in the House of Commons.

Federer & Djokovic battle into semis

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:47
Seven-time champion Roger Federer and top seed Novak Djokovic fight back to make the Wimbledon semi-finals.

VIDEO: Girl's anorexia treatment criticised

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:35
The family of a teenage girl who has anorexia have discharged her from hospital because they are so unhappy with her treatment.

Beaten Murray says poor start cost him

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:34
Andy Murray says a slow start cost him as he lost his Wimbledon title in an error-strewn showing against Grigor Dimitrov.

'Human corneas re-grown in mice'

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:08
Researchers have discovered a new way to grow fully functioning corneas using human stem cells.

VIDEO: Effects of white supremacy linger in US

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:07
Exactly 50 years since the Civil Rights Act was signed into law in the US, Aleem Maqbool visits Arkansas where the effects of white supremacy are still being felt.

New plan 'needed to stop cattle TB'

Wed, 2014-07-02 09:07
New research shows that the spread of TB in cattle can only be controlled if more radical measures are adopted.

VIDEO: Revenge porn victim speaks out

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:48
A women who was a victim of revenge porn speaks out about it as MPs talk about changing the law.

'Home' Tour will be emotional - Thomas

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:41
Team Sky's Geraint Thomas on riding a 'home' Tour, supporting Chris Froome and why Mark Cavendish will be extra motivated.

Oscar Pistorius 'suicide risk'

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:36
Oscar Pistorius has post-traumatic stress disorder and could be a suicide risk, according to a psychologist's report submitted at his murder trial.

Why has Google cast me into oblivion?

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:25
Could Google search request have come from commenter?

Fernandes sells F1 team Caterham

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:16
Owner Tony Fernandes sells the Caterham Formula 1 team to a Swiss and Middle Eastern consortium.

Record number of deaths on railways

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:12
A record number of people died on the UK's railways last year, from either trespassing or committing suicide, but it remains the safest form of transport on land.

Jones defends not sacking minister

Wed, 2014-07-02 08:03
First Minister Carwyn Jones defends his decision not to sack his environment minister for lobbying for a new race track in his constituency.

Italy PM says EU needs to keep UK in

Wed, 2014-07-02 07:50
Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi urges the European Union to keep the UK in, warning that a British withdrawal would mean a poorer Europe.

Man who shot wife was depressed

Wed, 2014-07-02 07:47
A man who shot his wife dead in the street has a history of mental illness and depression dating back over 10 years, a court hears.

Eddie Jordan Q&A: Silverstone a home game for Hamilton

Wed, 2014-07-02 07:41
BBC F1 analyst Eddie Jordan answers your questions... including the one about getting dressed in the dark.

Police finish Madeleine questioning

Wed, 2014-07-02 07:36
Questioning of four suspects in the Madeleine McCann investigation concludes without any new developments, a source tells the BBC.

Router only allows net after chores

Wed, 2014-07-02 07:28
A router that only allows internet access after household chores have been completed is being developed in the US.
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