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Experts call for caution over Ritalin

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 02:47
Stimulant drugs like Ritalin should be used judiciously in hyperactive children because they can have unpleasant side effects, say experts.

Shark drones to patrol Australian coast

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 02:42
Drones and "smart" drum lines will be deployed to protect swimmers on New South Wales' north coast from shark attacks, the state government says.

GPs urged to report unfit drivers

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 02:41
Family doctors must tell the DVLA about any patients who continue to drive when they are medically unfit to do so, says the General Medical Council.

Canada slows down Syrian refugee intake

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 02:28
The Canadian government says it will resettle only 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of this year - less than half the number it promised earlier.

Weekend births 'pose higher death risk'

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 02:05
Babies born in hospitals in England at the weekends have a "significantly" greater chance of dying than those born on weekdays, researchers say.

VIDEO: Spray for Paris: Street art with a message of hope

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:52
The street art with a message of hope

Russian marine killed in rescue bid

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:50
A Russian marine is killed on a mission to rescue from rebels the crew of a jet downed by Turkey near the Syrian border, as Nato states join ranks.

Chicago police release shooting dashcam

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:40
US officials release dashboard camera video showing a white policeman shooting a black teenager last year in Chicago as a murder charge is brought.

The trouble with saying you don't want children

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:37
What happens on social media if you say you don't want kids?

Taking on Godzilla in Alaska

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 01:36
The Alaskan fishing village taking on 'Godzilla'

VIDEO: Hong Kong's slipper business revamped

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:41
Hand embroidered slippers are one of the few remaining traditional Hong Kong manufacturing trades - and they are getting a revamp.

VIDEO: Sania Mirza: Women have to fight harder

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:38
Tennis doubles No. 1 Sania Mirza is one of India's highest earning athletes.

VIDEO: When Anwar met Malala

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:32
A terminally ill teenage boy from Pakistan has been flown to the UK to fulfil his dying wish to meet the Nobel Peace Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai.

VIDEO: What's life like for women in Raqqa?

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:26
A woman's life in the IS capital of Syria

Big is beautiful for merging universities

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:24
Why are so many European universities merging?

Mourinho and Costa make up after row

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:18
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho and Diego Costa had "a few kisses and cuddles" after a row during the win at Maccabi Tel Aviv.

MSPs urge 'right' to end-of-life care

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:16
People should have a right to palliative care according to the findings of the Scottish Parliament committee.

Dinosaur skeleton up for auction

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:06
A near-complete skeleton of one of the largest predatory dinosaurs could fetch up to £500,000 when it goes under the hammer later.

VIDEO: Conservation's 'gadget man'

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 00:03
Inventing technology to help conservation

Wenger confident of reaching last 16

Tue, 11/24/2015 - 23:50
Arsene Wenger is confident Arsenal can progress in the Champions League after setting up a must-win game against Olympiakos.