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Force feedings that test US secrecy

Thu, 2014-10-09 19:02
Court hearing sheds light on Guantanamo detention

Antibiotic resistance rise continues

Thu, 2014-10-09 19:01
Antibiotics prescriptions and cases of resistant bacteria in England have continued to soar despite dire warnings and campaigns, figures show.

Parents face online homework dilemma

Thu, 2014-10-09 18:59
Parents feel unable to make children study by blocking internet access, as homework often requires online research, a survey suggests.

Global growth fears hit US shares

Thu, 2014-10-09 18:46
The return of worries over global growth prospects sends the oil price and US shares tumbling in their biggest drop of the year.

VIDEO: Is #MyCleanIndia really going viral?

Thu, 2014-10-09 18:13
PM Modi launches his version of the Ice Bucket Challenge

Brazil elections: Damned lies and opinion polls

Thu, 2014-10-09 18:13
Can opinion polls ahead of Brazil's presidential run-off be trusted?

Venezuela 'must pay Exxon $1.6bn'

Thu, 2014-10-09 17:42
Venezuela must pay oil giant Exxon Mobil $1.6bn (£1bn) in compensation for assets expropriated in 2007, says a World Bank panel.

Slovakia 2-1 Spain

Thu, 2014-10-09 17:24
Holders Spain suffer a first qualifying defeat for eight years as Slovakia secure a famous Euro 2016 qualifying win.

UKIP hopes for by-election victory

Thu, 2014-10-09 17:20
Polls close in the Clacton and Heywood and Middleton by-elections, with UKIP hoping to win a Westminster seat.

Global growth worries hit US stocks

Thu, 2014-10-09 17:02
The return of worries over global growth prospects sends US stocks plunging, with the Dow Jones suffering its worst losses of 2014.

Take That announce first album as trio

Thu, 2014-10-09 17:00
Take That announce that their new album, their first since Jason Orange announced he was quitting, will be released on 1 December and titled III.

Mexico 'arrests drug baron Carrillo'

Thu, 2014-10-09 16:56
The alleged leader of Mexico's Juarez drug cartel, Vicente Carrillo, has been arrested in the northern city of Torreon, government sources say.

England 5-0 San Marino

Thu, 2014-10-09 16:33
England make it two wins from two in Group E of Euro 2016 qualifying with a comfortable win over San Marino at Wembley.

NI Executive agrees on £100m loan

Thu, 2014-10-09 16:23
The Northern Ireland Executive has agreed to a loan of £100m pounds from the Treasury, it is understood.

Hostage's mother appeals to IS chief

Thu, 2014-10-09 15:06
The mother of US hostage Abdul-Rahman Kassig has appealed to the leader of the Islamic State (IS) militants via Twitter to discuss her son's fate.

FTSE 100 and oil price hit fresh lows

Thu, 2014-10-09 14:48
London shares close at their lowest level for a year and the oil price drops as fears over eurozone growth resurface.

First Syria refugees in Uruguay

Thu, 2014-10-09 14:40
Uruguay receives the fist Syrian refugees and promises to cover the cost of a two-year resettlement programme.

Sharif visits former Taliban bastion

Thu, 2014-10-09 13:30
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif makes a rare trip to the tribal area of North Waziristan to tell soldiers they are winning the "war against terrorism".

Air strikes 'stall IS Syria advance'

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:55
US-led air strikes on the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane seem to have stalled an IS advance, as Kurdish sources say the militants have lost ground.

'Blast' deepens mystery of Iran's Parchin military complex

Thu, 2014-10-09 12:54
'Blast' deepens mystery of Iran's secret military complex