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'Large gene find in schizophrenia'  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:48:33 GMT
In the largest ever genetic study of the disease, scientists have discovered some 80 genes which could leave people at higher risk of schizophrenia. 
'Exciting' drug flushes out HIV  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 04:31:12 GMT
Scientists say they have made an "exciting" step towards curing HIV by forcing the virus out of its hiding places in the body. 
Glasgow set for opening ceremony  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:34 GMT
Athletes from 71 nations will compete in the Commonwealth Games, which get under way with the opening ceremony on Wednesday. 
Real Madrid seal £71m Rodriguez deal  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:53:25 GMT
Real Madrid sign World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco for a fee that could rise to £71m. 
The 90-year-old sex guru  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:07:45 GMT
Never mind the Kama Sutra, here is Dr Mahinder Watsa, India's foremost champion of sex education and an agony uncle with a cult following. 
The children left behind in hot cars  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:23:36 GMT
Every few days in the US, there are reports of young children dying from heatstroke after being left in parked cars. Why so often? 
Nigerian leader vows to free girls  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:55:19 GMT
Nigeria's president tells parents of the girls abducted by militant Islamists that the government is doing everything to secure their release. 
Typhoon Rammasun strikes Vietnam  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:45:54 GMT
Typhoon Rammasun has killed at least 11 people in Vietnam and several people remain missing, according to local media. 
EU to widen Russia sanctions  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:00:20 GMT
The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says. 
Non-stop Argentina debt talks demand  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:23:44 GMT
A US judge orders Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts later this month. 
Iraq monastery 'seized by militants'  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:25:38 GMT
Islamist militants who control the Iraqi city of Mosul are reported to have seized a nearby ancient monastery and ordered the monks to leave. 
US courts conflict on Obamacare law  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:04:04 GMT
Two US appeals courts give conflicting rulings regarding a federal regulation implementing key subsidies of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law. 
UK 'still exporting arms' to Russia  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 03:18:58 GMT
The UK is still exporting millions of pounds worth of arms and other military equipment to Russia., despite concerns over its links to separatist rebels, say MPs. 
Lib Dem MP criticised for Gaza tweet  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:11:24 GMT
Lib Dem MP David Ward is accused of making "vile comments" on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. 
Labour's Frank Dobson to quit as MP  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:16:23 GMT
Former Labour cabinet member Frank Dobson announces he will stand down as an MP at the general election next year.