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Australian lost in bush for 17 days

Thu, 2014-10-09 03:39
An Australian woman has survived 17 days lost in the bush in northern Queensland with no food, local reports say.

VIDEO: John Humphrys meets Johnny Rotten

Thu, 2014-10-09 02:00
The BBC's fearless interrogator comes face-to-face with the king of Punk.

VIDEO: Fighting for their land, 20 years on

Thu, 2014-10-09 01:47
Nomsa Maseko reports on the Cape Town residents still fighting to get their land back, 20 years after the end of apartheid.

Care in England 'not good enough'

Thu, 2014-10-09 01:18
The chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission tells the BBC "too much awful care" is happening in England.

Terror policing review put on hold

Thu, 2014-10-09 00:29
Home Secretary Theresa May postpones plans to review who should co-ordinate counter-terrorism policing until after the general election.

University to sell fossil fuel shares

Thu, 2014-10-09 00:17
Glasgow University becomes the first in the UK to announce it will sell its shares in companies that produce fossil fuels after pressure from students.

Australia in first IS bombing raid

Thu, 2014-10-09 00:06
Australia carries out its first raid in Iraq on what officials said was an Islamic State facility, with a fighter jet dropping two bombs.

VIDEO: Anorexia explored in new graphic novel

Wed, 2014-10-08 23:36
One woman turns her battle with anorexia into graphic novel

More paramedics quitting NHS jobs

Wed, 2014-10-08 23:26
Increasing numbers of paramedics are leaving NHS ambulance services, with senior staff saying crews are under greater pressure to meet demand.

Asia shares rise on US Fed minutes

Wed, 2014-10-08 22:27
Asian markets are trading higher after minutes from the US Federal Reserve's policy meeting reduced fears of an early interest rate increase.

By-election voters going to polls

Wed, 2014-10-08 22:24
Voters are going to the polls to elect new MPs in the Clacton and Heywood and Middleton by-elections, with results due in the early hours of Friday morning.

Twitter news head quits after a year

Wed, 2014-10-08 22:00
Twitter's head of news Vivian Schiller has announced she is leaving, following the departure of three other senior executives.

Bionic arm restores sense of feeling

Wed, 2014-10-08 21:56
Advances in bionic hands have restored a sense of touch to two patients for more than a year, report US scientists.

Gene therapy treats 'bubble boy'

Wed, 2014-10-08 21:26
An advance in gene therapy may provide safe treatment to children with a fatal genetic disorder that leads to no functioning immune system.

Later start 'may boost GCSE results'

Wed, 2014-10-08 21:05
Delaying school start times could help teenagers concentrate better in class and get higher GCSE results, scientists suggest.

Can apartheid's evictions be overturned?

Wed, 2014-10-08 21:01
Will South Africans be able to win back their land?

Gap chief executive to step down

Wed, 2014-10-08 20:57
The chief executive officer of US retail clothing chain Gap is stepping down as it plans Asian expansion.

A happy homecoming for India's widows

Wed, 2014-10-08 20:56
The widows who refuse to be quietly shunned

Should high schools play American football?

Wed, 2014-10-08 20:51
Why even deaths won't stop American high school football

Gunther, Christine and Otto

Wed, 2014-10-08 20:41
How a man, a woman and a car fell in love, and hit the road...

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