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Newt flesh fungus 'brought by pets'

11 min 30 sec ago
A skin-eating fungus threatens salamanders and newts across Europe, and probably arrived on pet amphibians imported from Asia.

Burkina Faso leader 'to stay on'

13 min 9 sec ago
Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore says he will stay in power for a year under a transitional government, despite violent protests.

Farmer fined over dead cattle on land

31 min 19 sec ago
A farmer who was fined last year for unlawfully slaughtering animals is fined again after dead cattle are found on his land.

Moving house: Nightmare or life-affirming?

37 min 43 sec ago
Is moving house a nightmare or life affirming?

'Do more' to tackle aid corruption

47 min 31 sec ago
The UK government is not doing enough to tackle "petty corruption" in countries to which it gives aid, a report by a scrutiny body says.

The price of peace in Colombia

52 min 40 sec ago
As peace talks between the Colombian government and Farc rebels enter their third year, Vanessa Buschschluter asks what a peaceful Colombia would look like.

VIDEO: What happened to TV cameras in court?

53 min 50 sec ago
It has been one year since TV cameras started rolling in the Court of Appeal. But what has happened since? Legal Correspondent Clive Coleman investigates.

How much can UK campaign hurt IS?

59 min 54 sec ago
The UK has signed up to limited strategic military action in Iraq against Islamic State - and there are questions over its ability to do much more, says Jonathan Marcus.

A WW2 technology 'Plan B' for GPS

1 hour 1 min ago
Technology developed during World War Two is to be used as a back-up for GPS in ports across England and Scotland.

The volunteers ready to fight Ebola

1 hour 6 min ago
The health workers volunteering to fight Ebola

Timothy Spall: How I became Turner

1 hour 12 min ago
How Timothy Spall created 400 artworks for his latest film

Labour 'wipeout' and Ebola threat

1 hour 24 min ago
A poll suggesting Labour "wipeout" in Scotland, the continuing threat from Ebola and the future of an abuse inquiry chief make headlines.

Lavish praise 'does not help pupils'

1 hour 25 min ago
Teachers who try to encourage low-achieving students with lots of praise could harm their learning, claims research into classroom tactics.

Genes 'play role in Ebola survival'

1 hour 35 min ago
Genetic factors could play an important role in whether people survive or die from the Ebola virus, say US scientists.

Fashion challenge for Apple's Ive

1 hour 58 min ago
Can Apple design guru Jony Ive turn the smartwatch into a hit?

VIDEO: Lab for world’s worst animal viruses

2 hours 1 min ago
A look around a new lab at Pirbright Institute in Surrey, where the world’s most contagious livestock viruses will be kept.

Alcohol 'should have calorie labels'

2 hours 1 min ago
Alcohol should have a calorie content label in order to reduce obesity, according to public health doctors.

VIDEO: Meet the accidental stormtrooper

2 hours 3 min ago
How one man's luck landed him a place in cinema history

Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

2 hours 4 min ago
Tips for a disability-friendly Halloween

Quiz of the week's news

2 hours 6 min ago
What did Robbie's wife tell him to stop singing during labour?