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Blood test 'detects cancer relapse'

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:01
Searching blood for fragments of cancer can find tumours that have come back months before symptoms appear, a study shows.

The watchmaker that hand delivers

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:01
The watchmaker who travels the globe to deliver

Zano struggles to achieve lift-off

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:01
They raised more than £2.3m on Kickstarter but have struggled to meet expectations. This week, the first batch of Zano drones should finally be shipped.

VIDEO: Zano's mini-drones ready for launch

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:00
A tiny drone that was crowdfunded in November is almost ready to be shipped, but is still missing some promised features.

How to be a video games designer

Thu, 08/27/2015 - 00:00
So your child wants to be a games designer

I can handle criticism - Rooney

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:45
Wayne Rooney says he is strong enough to handle being criticised after he ended his 10-game goal drought for Manchester United.

VIDEO: Pratchett's last novel hits the shops

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 23:01
The final novel by author Sir Terry Pratchett is about to hit bookshops, almost six months after his death.

Clubs await Champions League draw

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:51
Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United are in the Champions League group stage draw on Thursday (16:45 BST).

VIDEO: 'I've lost £40,000 in China stocks'

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:48
For 2,000 years Chinese people have relieved stress by having a foot massage, now it's the only way Mr Qi can relax.

England win first Women's Ashes T20

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:36
England beat Australia by seven wickets in the first Twenty20 to keep the Women's Ashes series alive with two games left.

Danson hat-trick secures England win

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:22
Alex Danson's hat-trick helps England beat Germany 4-1 to secure top spot in Pool B at the EuroHockey Championships.

Club Brugge 0-4 Manchester United (1-7 agg)

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:15
Wayne Rooney scores a hat-trick as Manchester United ease past Club Brugge to reach the Champions League group stages.

Smaller panda cub twin dies in US

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 22:03
One of the panda cubs recently born at the National Zoo in Washington, DC has died, the zoo confirmed. No official cause of death has been named.

Is Australia laid back or uptight?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 21:52
Are Australians more rule-bound than laid-back?

VIDEO: BBC must make savings - Whittingdale

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 21:49
Culture Secretary John Whittingdale says the BBC should make "the same efficiency savings as we're asking every public body to do".

VIDEO: 'EU asylum system isn't working'

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 21:33
Austria's Foreign Minister, Sebastian Kurz, says the Dublin regulation, which is part of the EU's asylum policy, is not working.

Athlete to receive sister's kidney

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 21:19
American 110m hurdler Aries Merritt reveals he will have a kidney transplant following the World Championships in Beijing.

VIDEO: What drives Labour's Jeremy Corbyn?

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 20:46
In the latest BBC profile of the candidates, Vicky Young has been to find out more about Labour leader hopeful, Jeremy Corbyn.

VIDEO: Virginia shooter was 'disturbed'

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 20:33
The Franklin Country Sheriff has sad the man who shot and killed a reporter and a cameraman during a live television interview was "disturbed in some way".

Police seeking to 'turn' ex-jihadis

Wed, 08/26/2015 - 20:26
Convicted terrorists are being recruited by the Metropolitan Police as part of efforts to stop more people being lured to join the conflict in Syria.