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South Korea plans alcohol ad ban

47 min 53 sec ago
Young Korean pop singers and sports personalities could be banned from endorsing alcoholic drinks.

Dad says Amy Winehouse film 'tainted'

1 hour 28 min ago
Amy Winehouse's dad has distanced himself from a documentary about the singer, saying it's 'misleading'.

Gay row health minister resigns

1 hour 52 min ago
Northern Ireland health minister Jim Wells, who caused controversy with remarks linking same-sex relationships to child abuse, says he has resigned to help his wife "during her fight for life".

Carver wants 'protection from abuse'

2 hours 6 min ago
Newcastle boss John Carver calls for more protection from his club after saying he was "abused" by supporters.

In pictures: Nepal earthquake aftermath

2 hours 6 min ago
Images from Nepal as it struggles to cope with devastating earthquake

Australia urges drug executions halt

2 hours 44 min ago
Australia calls on Indonesia to delay executing two convicted Australian drug traffickers until corruption allegations are investigated.

No life-saving surgery 'for billions'

Sun, 2015-04-26 22:33
Two-thirds of the world's population have no access to safe and affordable surgery, according to a new study in The Lancet.

Back pain link to chimpanzee spine

Sun, 2015-04-26 22:29
People with lower back problems are more likely to have a spine similar in shape to the chimpanzee, our closest ape ancestor.

HIV home test kit goes on sale in UK

Sun, 2015-04-26 22:24
The first HIV self-test kit that allows people to get a fast result at home has gone on sale in the UK.

Rediscovered Bacon portraits unveiled

Sun, 2015-04-26 22:11
Two self-portraits by Francis Bacon are going on public display for the first time after being rediscovered in a private collection, before being sold.

How Shakespeare learned to love women

Sun, 2015-04-26 22:10
How Shakespeare's female characters evolved

Small firms' letter praises Tories

Sun, 2015-04-26 21:56
A letter signed by the owners of 5,000 small firms calls for the Conservatives to be "given the chance to finish what they started", as Labour accuses the Tories of "letting down" business.

VIDEO: Clean-up after Chile's Calbuco volcano

Sun, 2015-04-26 21:49
Clean-up efforts are continuing in Chile, after the Calbuco volcano erupted on Thursday.

Chile volcano remains unstable

Sun, 2015-04-26 21:46
The eruption of the Calbuco volcano in southern Chile has calmed but the authorities fear further activity and possible mudslides.

Labour 'to help first-time buyers'

Sun, 2015-04-26 20:53
First-time buyers would be exempt from stamp duty when buying homes for less than £300,000 under a Labour government, Ed Miliband will say.

From the carbon bubble to 'dirty energy'

Sun, 2015-04-26 19:45
Five questions about keeping fossil fuels in the ground.

Does digital mean the end of history?

Sun, 2015-04-26 19:41
Has the digital transformation of society put the future of recorded history in jeopardy? Could we be heading for a "digital dark age"?

VIDEO: One card to rule them all?

Sun, 2015-04-26 19:39
The Stratos card aims to be a single credit-card sized replacement for all the existing cards in your wallet.

The best place for a traveller to fall ill?

Sun, 2015-04-26 19:25
Could this be the best place for a traveller to fall ill?

The photographer who captures the horrors of the Mediterranean

Sun, 2015-04-26 19:22
Photographer Juan Medina explains why he has spent the past 20 years following the stories of migrants trying to reach Europe by sea.

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