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'Nine million have TB' - WHO report  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:17:01 GMT
The World Health Organization revises its estimate as to how many people have tuberculosis up by 500,000, in its latest report into the killer disease. 
Male genes linked to early death  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:51:47 GMT
The male Y sex chromosome may have a role in prolonging men's lives and fighting cancer, according to a study. 
Liverpool 0-3 Real Madrid  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:18:21 GMT
Real Madrid score three goals in the first half to secure a comfortable 3-0 win at Liverpool in the Champions League. 
RSC Anderlecht 1-2 Arsenal  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:03:46 GMT
Arsenal score twice in the final two minutes to earn a dramatic comeback win at Champions League opponents Anderlecht. 
The man who magically made maths fun  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:08:32 GMT
The maths writer Martin Gardner, who died in 2010, is said to have turned dozens of innocent youngsters into professors - and vice-versa. 
The anarchic experimental schools of the 1970s  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:37:48 GMT
Today, the "free" in free school stands for the freedom to found a school outside council control. But back in the 1970s young idealists created a very different type of free school. 
Kissing ban riles Zimbabwe students  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:29:47 GMT
A ban on students kissing in public, imposed by the University of Zimbabwe, is "nonsensical", a student representative tells the BBC. 
Protest group ends Islamabad sit-in  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:47:29 GMT
Supporters of a leading anti-government cleric in Pakistan end a two-month protest in the capital Islamabad against PM Nawaz Sharif, but others remain. 
MEPs back Juncker EU Commission team  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:48:05 GMT
The new European Commission led by Jean-Claude Juncker gets strong backing from MEPs after some tough questioning. 
Cuba leads way on Ebola effort  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:01:11 GMT
Cuba sends a second group of medical staff to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, becoming the biggest single provider of healthcare workers. 
UN chief plans Gaza conflict inquiry  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 03:54:24 GMT
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says he is setting up an inquiry into attacks on UN facilities during Israel's recent offensive in the Gaza Strip. 
Ebola: US restricts airport arrivals  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:38:47 GMT
US rules requiring air passengers from the three West African countries worst hit by Ebola to travel via one of five airports come into effect. 
Police 'let down' abuse-risk children  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:04:05 GMT
A whistleblower tells the BBC hundreds of people at risk of sexual exploitation in Sheffield were let down by police. 
PM: Buck stops with me on criminals  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:35:18 GMT
Prime Minister David Cameron tells MPs the "buck stops with me" when it comes to deporting foreign criminals from the UK. 
IRA let down abuse victims - Adams  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 21:18:58 GMT
Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams apologises to sex abuse victims "let down" by the IRA during the Troubles.