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When the average age of death was zero

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 02:03
In 1964, the "mode age" of death in England and Wales was zero.

Life after university for disabled graduates

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:55
What's life like for disabled graduates?

VIDEO: Mobile screens to help the short sighted

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:50
Scientists at MIT are working on trying to create "superhuman vision".

Spanish nurse's Ebola test negative

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:39
The Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract Ebola outside West Africa has now tested negative for the virus, the government says.

VIDEO: Nigeria's 'hero doctor' who spotted Ebola

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:26
The WHO is expected to declare Nigeria free from Ebola on Monday with no reported cases of the virus for six weeks due to a rapid and thorough response from healthcare professionals.

VIDEO: Nigeria's 'hero doctor' who spotted Ebola

BBC Health - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:26
The WHO is expected to declare Nigeria free from Ebola on Monday with no reported cases of the virus for six weeks due to a rapid and thorough response from healthcare professionals.

VIDEO: Stand-off continues in Mong Kok

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:20
The stand-off between protesters and police continues in Mong Kok, Hong Kong.

HK protesters deny 'foreign link'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 01:15
Pro-democracy activists criticise comments by Hong Kong leader CY Leung, who says "external forces" are involved in protests in the territory.

China's communist leaders to gather

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:51
A key meeting of Chinese Communist Party leaders focusing on the rule of law and fighting corruption is due to begin in Beijing.

Major fire at Didcot B power station

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:29
Dozens of firefighters battled a major fire at Didcot B Power Station, Oxfordshire Fire and Rescue has said.

VIDEO: Plastic food packaging health fears

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:28
BBC Inside Out examines whether health fears over plastic food packaging are justified and asks if BPA should be banned in the UK.

VIDEO: Plastic food packaging health fears

BBC Health - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:28
BBC Inside Out examines whether health fears over plastic food packaging are justified and asks if BPA should be banned in the UK.

VIDEO: 'Do not resuscitate' controversy

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:27
BBC Inside Out looks at the High Court ruling that doctors must ask patients or their relatives whether they want to be resuscitated.

VIDEO: 'Do not resuscitate' controversy

BBC Health - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:27
BBC Inside Out looks at the High Court ruling that doctors must ask patients or their relatives whether they want to be resuscitated.

VIDEO: White suburbs want to create new city

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:22
Thousands of residents in the community of St George have signed a petition urging the creation of a new city separate to Baton Rouge. Are bad schools or race the motivation?

Klinghoffer opera 'must be performed'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:03
Controversial opera prompts protests in New York

Prison officer cuts 'cause crisis'

BBC News Feed - Mon, 10/20/2014 - 00:00
Prison officer cuts have left the prison system in England and Wales "in crisis", says the Howard League for Penal Reform.

VIDEO: Managing 'sleeping beauty' syndrome

BBC News Feed - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:54
BBC Inside Out meets a young woman whose extremely rare illness - Kleine-Levin Syndrome - causes her to sleep for weeks on end.

Sugar cane offers sweet prospects

BBC News Feed - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:36
How Mauritius' sugar cane is proving flexible

The king of discount voucher codes

BBC News Feed - Sun, 10/19/2014 - 23:26
The man who has made millions from money off vouchers
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