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Experts to review stroke clot-buster  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:20:11 GMT
The UK medicines watchdog is setting up a review to look at the safety of alteplase, a clot-busting drug often used to treat strokes. 
Double vaccines 'could end polio'  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:31:23 GMT
Using both types of polio vaccine could speed up efforts to free the world of the crippling and potentially fatal disease, research suggests. 
I'm not racist nor sexist - Mackay  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:37:53 GMT
Ex-Cardiff boss Malky Mackay says he is no "racist, sexist, homophobe or anti-Semite" after sending offensive text messages. 
Atletico beat Real to win Super Cup  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:10:07 GMT
Mario Mandzukic scores his first goal for Atletico Madrid, who beat city rivals Real to win the Spanish Super Cup. 
Secret recordings of a president's daughter  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:09:19 GMT
In new recordings, Gulnara Karimova, the daughter of Uzbekistan's president, says that she and her daughter are in desperate need of help. 
VIDEO: The last prisoner on Big Island  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:04:12 GMT
Julio de Almeida, 83, is the last prisoner on Big Island, Ilha Grande, off the coast of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil. 
Army takes over Miss Uganda contest  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:59:26 GMT
Forces hope Miss Uganda will boost agriculture. 
Malaysia observes silence for MH17  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:53:56 GMT
Malaysians observe a moment of silence following the arrival of the bodies of 20 victims of Flight MH17 which crashed in Ukraine in July. 
Lithuania envoy killed in Ukraine  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:31:43 GMT
Lithuania says its honorary consul has been murdered by "terrorists" in Luhansk, in rebel-held eastern Ukraine. 
Argentina debt plan ruled 'illegal'  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:32:35 GMT
Argentina's plan to ask investors holding defaulted bonds to swap them for new locally issued debt is ruled "illegal" by a US court. 
Tour buses collide near Egypt resort  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:29:21 GMT
Two tourist buses collide near Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt's Sinai peninsula, leaving 33 people dead and 41 injured, officials say. 
IS militants 'biggest threat' to US  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 13:59:48 GMT
Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq are the most dangerous threat the US has faced in recent years, senior American officials warn. 
Two charged after container death  Sat, 23 Aug 2014 07:17:47 GMT
Two men are charged following the death of an Afghan migrant found in a container at Tilbury docks in Essex. 
Hospitals told to cut parking charges  Sat, 23 Aug 2014 01:08:56 GMT
Hospitals in England are told to cut the cost of parking for certain groups under new government guidelines. 
BT warns of rise in phone bills  Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:27:40 GMT
BT warns millions of customers it is increasing prices by up to 6.5% from December this year.