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Botox may have cancer fighting role  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:18:59 GMT
Botox injections - beloved by those seeking a wrinkle-free complexion - may help fight cancer, early animal studies suggest. 
Thousands 'eligible for Ebola drugs'  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:12:59 GMT
Around 30,000 people could have been eligible for drugs in the current Ebola outbreak - if they had been available, a report in Nature suggests. 
Liverpool in talks to sign Balotelli  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:03:34 GMT
Liverpool are in talks with Italian club AC Milan to sign former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli. 
Man Utd complete £16m Rojo signing  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:03:50 GMT
Manchester United complete the signing of Argentina defender Marcos Rojo from Sporting Lisbon on a five-year deal. 
The island that kids learn to leave  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:26:53 GMT
As hundreds of thousands of people leave Ireland to look for work, rural communities - such as those on Achill Island - are struggling to survive. 
VIDEO: Partition of India: My memories  Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:46:03 GMT
In 1947, India split from Pakistan forcing millions of people to leave their homes in search of safety. 
Fear over Somali radio closure  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:21:25 GMT
The manager of a radio station in Somalia tells the BBC he is in hiding after the authorities took it off air, accusing it of spreading hate messages. 
Chinese cult murder trial opens  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:47:55 GMT
The trial of a group of cult members in China who beat a woman to death at a McDonald's restaurant opens in Yantai in Shandong province. 
Russian aid convoy gets instructions  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:49:35 GMT
The Red Cross instructs Russian lorry drivers at Ukraine's border so that they can deliver much-needed aid to civilians. 
Guatemalan top general dies in crash  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:11:28 GMT
The chief of the armed forces in Guatemala, General Rudy Ortiz, has died in a military helicopter crash near the border with Mexico, the Guatemalan government says. 
Iran MPs dismiss science minister  Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:53:07 GMT
Iran's parliament votes to dismiss Science Minister Reza Faraji-Dana, dealing a blow to reformist President Hassan Rouhani. 
US military tried to free Foley  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:27:02 GMT
A US secret military mission recently tried but failed to free American hostages in Syria, including murdered reporter James Foley, US officials say. 
GCSE grades rise, but fall in English  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:45:12 GMT
Hundreds of thousands of pupils are receiving their GCSE grades, with an overall rise in results despite changes to the exam system 
UK hunts 'British' beheading suspect  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09:02:57 GMT
Police and security services attempt to identify a jihadist - who is thought to be British - in connection with the beheading of US journalist James Foley. 
21% rise in sex offences on railways  Thu, 21 Aug 2014 00:59:07 GMT
The number of sexual offences reported on Britain's railways has risen by a fifth in a year, say British Transport Police. 
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