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Science chief warns on acid oceans  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:18:50 GMT
The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions. 
EU leaders agree CO2 emissions cut  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:59:54 GMT
The EU agrees what it calls "the world's most ambitious" deal to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030, overcoming deep divisions. 
First transplant of 'dead' heart  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:00:25 GMT
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart". 
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. 
Suarez to make Barcelona bow at Real  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:57:49 GMT
 
'Hold Qatar World Cup in May'  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 05:59:11 GMT
Europe's biggest football clubs consider asking Fifa to hold the 2022 World Cup in May to avoid the intense summer heat. 
VIDEO: Sargy Mann: Painting with inner vision  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:38:20 GMT
Artist Sargy Mann has been registered blind for 25 years. His paintings are highly acclaimed and sought-after. 
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 12:32:45 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. 
Star MI5 wartime agent was bank clerk  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 23:01:45 GMT
A wartime MI5 agent who secretly penetrated the ranks of the UK's Nazi sympathisers has been identified as an unassuming suburban bank clerk, new files show. 
US returns ancient artefacts to Peru  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:53:28 GMT
The US returns about 20 ancient Peruvian artefacts - some more than 1,800 years old - that had been looted from pre-Columbian graves. 
US-led Syria strikes 'kill hundreds'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:12:04 GMT
US-led air strikes against Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have killed 553 people since September, including 464 IS fighters, activists say. 
NY doctor tests positive for Ebola  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 11:34:17 GMT
A US doctor who returned to New York from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa becomes the first person to test positive for the virus in the city. 
Asda faces mass action on equal pay  Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:01:27 GMT
Asda, the UK's second largest retailer, is facing a mass legal action over equal pay by women who work in their stores.