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Flood-hit Pakistan to see more rain

Tue, 2015-07-21 23:51
More rain is forecast for north Pakistan after flash floods inundate several villages in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan provinces.

Illegal downloads 'rife in Australia'

Tue, 2015-07-21 23:19
Nearly half of Australia's digital users illegally download movies, TV shows and music on a regular basis, a government survey finds.

VIDEO: Heat wave hits south-east US

Tue, 2015-07-21 22:46
A passer-by in Kansas City smashes a car window to release a child as soaring temperatures cause problems across the south-east United States.

Myanmar editors fined for defamation

Tue, 2015-07-21 22:10
A Myanmar court fines two journalists 1 million kyat ($800; £514) after finding them guilty of defaming the president, but rights groups condemn the move.

Picturing England

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:59
Images from the photographic archive of Historic England on show at Birmingham Library.

What difference are women bishops making?

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:53
As Rachel Treweek prepares to be consecrated as the Church of England's most senior woman bishop, Caroline Wyatt asks what difference women bishops are making?

US novelist EL Doctorow dies at 84

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:48
EL Doctorow - critically acclaimed author of novels such as Ragtime and Billy Bathgate - has died aged 84 in New York, his son says.

Liquid faeces food 'curing C. diff'

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:09
More than 20 people with Clostridium difficile have been saved in the West Midlands by feeding them liquid faeces.

Most senior woman bishop consecrated

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:05
The most senior woman bishop in the Church of England is being consecrated at Canterbury Cathedral later.

Dementia drug data set to be revealed

Tue, 2015-07-21 21:01
Data from tests on the most promising drug used in treating people with Alzheimer's disease will be presented at a conference later.

Second bailout reform vote in Greece

Tue, 2015-07-21 20:29
The Greek parliament will vote on a second set of structural reforms needed to secure an €86bn bailout from its eurozone creditors.

Mental health patient suicides 'rise'

Tue, 2015-07-21 20:26
The number of suicides by UK mental health patients has reached a 10-year high, new research suggests.

The 48 hours that unnerved a city

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:50
The 48 hours that unnerved a city

Sugary drinks 'harmful even if slim'

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:42
Having regular sugary drinks can increase the chance of developing type 2 diabetes, even for slim people, researchers say.

Diabetes pill 'hope for Parkinson's'

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:40
A type of diabetes drug may provide a glimmer of hope in the fight against Parkinson's disease, research in the journal Plos One suggests.

Ukrainians struggling as their economy shrinks

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:38
Ukrainians struggle as economy shrinks and default looms

VIDEO: The 1960s self-driving car

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:36
The Associated Press archives reveal videos featuring self-driving cars, a robot lawnmower and the hovercraft.

'Near miss' prompts UK drone warning

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:33
A "near miss" between a passenger jet and a drone has prompted a warning about using the hobby aircraft safely.

The climb that left me frozen with fear

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:31
My disastrous attempt to climb a 52m chimney

'Oldest' Koran found in Birmingham

Tue, 2015-07-21 19:30
What could be the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.

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