- Paracetamol for back pain questioned Wed, 23 Jul 2014 23:55:37 GMT
- Taking paracetamol for lower back pain does not improve recovery time or provide any greater pain relief than using a placebo, scientists say.
- Genetic clues to age of first period Thu, 24 Jul 2014 07:09:28 GMT
- The timing of when a girl reaches puberty is controlled by hundreds of genes, say scientists.
- Lampard joins MLS side New York City Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:59:21 GMT
- Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard joins Major League Soccer side New York City FC on a two-year deal.
- Renicks sisters claim golden double Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:44:44 GMT
- Sisters Kimberley and Louise Renicks win Scotland's first golds of the Commonwealth Games with thrilling judo victories.
- When time stood still Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:24:31 GMT
- The story of the watch that survived Hiroshima - and its owner, who found peace through forgiveness.
- The deaths uniting women across the world Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:10:42 GMT
- After 13 years, Nato troops are preparing to leave Afghanistan - thousands of soldiers have died but the experiences of their widows differ dramatically.
- SA teachers 'racially abused pupils' Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:44:39 GMT
- South Africa's Human Rights Commission finds a school guilty of hate speech towards black and mixed-race pupils.
- Taiwan plane crash toll reaches 48 Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:29:17 GMT
- Forty-eight people are now known to have died after a passenger plane crashed in Taiwan's Penghu island, as a storm passed over the area.
- Norway in Syria-linked terror alert Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:01:34 GMT
- Norway is boosting security because of an imminent threat from people linked to Islamist militants in Syria, Norway's intelligence chief says.
- Venezuela trial 'test for democracy' Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:58:58 GMT
- One of Venezuela's main opposition leaders, Leopoldo Lopez, says his trial for inciting violence will "test the quality" of the Venezuelan democracy.
- Europe lifts Tel Aviv flights ban Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:22:06 GMT
- The European Aviation Safety Agency has joined the US in lifting its ban on flights to Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport.
- Wine fraudster sentencing delayed Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:06:38 GMT
- A California wine dealer, who made $20m by selling fake vintage bottles to rich clients, faces years in prison when he is sentenced in New York.
- Met investigated 18 justice campaigns Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:57:57 GMT
- The Met Police collected information on 18 justice campaigns - including that of Jean Charles de Menezes - a report into a now defunct undercover unit says.
- Ex-boyfriend guilty of Jayden murder Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:42:27 GMT
- The ex-boyfriend of pregnant teenager Jayden Parkinson, whose body was found in an Oxfordshire graveyard, is convicted of murder.
- Wiggins thwarted in gold bid Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:27:55 GMT
- Sir Bradley Wiggins is denied a first Commonwealth Games gold as Australia beat England in the final of the 4,000m team pursuit.