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Later sunsets 'make kids more active'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:15:39 GMT
Moving the clocks forward by one extra hour all year could lead to children getting two more minutes of exercise every day, say UK researchers. 
'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. 
Suarez to make Barcelona bow at Real  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:24:23 GMT
 
Beale fined for picture text offence  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:27:29 GMT
Kurtley Beale is fined £24,600 for sending an offensive picture message to an Australian Rugby Union female team official. 
How to solve brain-teasers set by a top puzzle master  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:32:50 GMT
The Magazine recently wrote about the late puzzle master extraordinaire, Martin Gardner, and shared some of his brain-teasers - as promised, here are the answers. 
Reclaiming the swastika  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:03:34 GMT
In the Western world the swastika is synonymous with fascism, but historically it was used as a symbol of good fortune in almost every culture in the world. 
Dozens monitored for Ebola in Mali  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:20:14 GMT
Dozens of people are being monitored in Mali after the nation confirmed a two-year-old girl as its first Ebola case. 
Daniel Pearl murder suspect released  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:24:58 GMT
One of the suspects in the murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl, beheaded in 2002, is set free by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan. 
Spanish art gems head for UK town  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:39:09 GMT
A new art gallery showing major works of art from Spain's "golden age" is to open in a former bank in Bishop Auckland, County Durham. 
Governor quits over Mexico missing  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:49:56 GMT
The governor of Mexico's southern Guerrero state - where 43 students went missing after deadly clashes with police last month - stands down. 
'Hold Qatar World Cup in May'  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:15:58 GMT
Europe's biggest football clubs consider asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat. 
NY Ebola doctor's contacts sought  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:17:41 GMT
Health officials in New York are seeking people who may have come into contact with a doctor infected with Ebola in West Africa. 
Asda faces mass action on equal pay  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:53:08 GMT
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores. 
Briton in Thai cosmetic surgery death  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 13:19:16 GMT
A British woman understood to have gone to Thailand for cosmetic surgery has died in an operation, Thai officials say. 
Ashya's family 'unsafe for UK return'  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:48:47 GMT
The family of Ashya King say they will not yet return to the UK following his treatment in Prague as they do not feel safe to do so. 
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