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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. 
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. 
Kansas City level World Series  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 06:56:41 GMT
Kansas City Royals beat San Francisco Giants 7-2 in Game Two to level the best-of-seven World Series. 
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. 
Kissing ban riles Zimbabwe students  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:29:47 GMT
A ban on students kissing in public, imposed by the University of Zimbabwe, is "nonsensical", a student representative tells the BBC. 
Police 'worked to stop Batty killer'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 05:10:45 GMT
Police were "working hard" to arrest an "aggressive" and "smart" abusive father who later beat his young son to death, an inquiry hears. 
Total plane crash driver 'got lost'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:57:12 GMT
A snowplough driver at a Moscow airport says he lost his bearings before a collision with a plane that killed Total oil boss Christophe de Margerie. 
Cuba leads way on Ebola effort  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:01:11 GMT
Cuba sends a second group of medical staff to West Africa to help fight the Ebola outbreak, becoming the biggest single provider of healthcare workers. 
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. 
Four guilty of Blackwater killings  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18:16:30 GMT
A US federal jury finds four Blackwater security guards guilty of killing 14 Iraqis in a square in Baghdad in 2007. 
NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:35:11 GMT
The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say. 
Police killer Roberts to be freed  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 07:22:41 GMT
Police killer Harry Roberts is to be released after more than 45 years - a Parole Board decision described as "scandalous". 
Tesco boss to quit over profits error  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 08:30:21 GMT
Tesco chairman Sir Richard Broadbent will leave the firm after the company announced a bigger-than-forecast hole in its profits.