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Tate boss Serota tops art power list  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:46:44 GMT
Tate director Sir Nicholas Serota is named the most powerful figure in the art world. 
Chimps filmed in 'daring' food raids  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:33:27 GMT
Wild chimps carry out night-time crop raids, footage reveals, suggesting the animals are being pushed into risky foraging behaviour. 
DNA yields secrets of human pioneer  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:06:04 GMT
DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals. 
WHO crisis team holds Ebola talks  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:36:32 GMT
The World Health Organization's emergency committee holds talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak. 
'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. 
Ecclestone steps in to Caterham row  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:45:37 GMT
Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone is hoping to resolve the dispute threatening the future of the Caterham team. 
Balotelli shirt swap angers Rodgers  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:29:29 GMT
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is unhappy Mario Balotelli swapped shirts with Real Madrid's Pepe at half-time. 
Remembering Ben Bradlee  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:26:06 GMT
Today presenter James Naughtie remembers his friend, the legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee who's died aged 93. 
Tales from the India Office  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:04:32 GMT
Millions of documents recording Britain's 350-year presence in the sub-continent reveal some exotic stories. 
Rwanda MPs condemn BBC genocide film  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:45:12 GMT
Rwanda's parliament condemns the BBC for broadcasting a TV documentary which questions official accounts of the 1994 genocide in the country. 
India's Modi visits Siachen glacier  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:04:04 GMT
Indian PM Narendra Modi makes a brief visit to the Siachen glacier on his way to Indian-administered Kashmir to spend the Diwali festival looking at the damage caused by last month's floods. 
Everton supporters attacked in Lille  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:11:31 GMT
Two Everton fans are injured in an attack by 50 Lille supporters armed with metal chairs ahead of a Europa League match. 
Mayor 'ordered attack on students'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:19:31 GMT
The mayor of the Mexican town of Iguala, where 43 students went missing last month, is wanted for allegedly ordering police to confront them. 
Syria air force 'steps up strikes'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:41:31 GMT
The Syrian military has stepped up its air strikes on rebel-held areas dramatically, carrying out more than 200 in recent days, activists say. 
Obama 'optimistic' over Ebola in US  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:42:32 GMT
President Barack Obama expresses cautious optimism about the Ebola situation in the US, as new screening rules are introduced in the country. 
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