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A pilot study suggests an experimental treatment that involves infusing stem cells into the brain may boost recovery after stroke.
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Alastair Leithead visits the San Diego research centre where a serum used on two US Ebola patients was developed.
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The costs and considerations of retiring overseas
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Birmingham's City TV - one of the companies given licences to broadcast local television channels - enters administration without ever broadcasting.
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A British businessman and his American wife are sentenced to prison for illegally obtaining Chinese citizens' personal data, at a high-profile trial in Shanghai.
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German bank BayernLB says it has rejected a 25m euros (£20m) settlement from Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone.
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The US Federal Aviation Administration bans all US airlines from flying over Iraq due to the "hazardous situation" as British Airways also suspends service.
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The start of a mission to cross Antarctica from Plymouth is re-enacted 100 years on.
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Megan Washington is one of Australia's premier singer/songwriters. And, since childhood, she has had a stutter. In this bold and personal talk, she reveals how she copes with this speech impediment—from avoiding the letter combination “st” to tricking her brain by changing her words at the last minute to, yes, singing the things she has to say rather than speaking them.
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Some social activists have asked whether India's plans to revamp factory laws, which are intended to stimulate the economy, may erode worker rights.
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A seabird species at a Dorset colony has had its 'most successful' breeding season on record, the RSPB says.
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Karren Brady is expected to make sure her voice is heard.
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Collection times at almost half the Royal Mail's collection boxes will be brought forward to between 9am and 3pm.
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African leaders were wined and dined at a trade conference in Washington this week, but critics say the US lags behind the growth of Chinese investment in Africa.
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A US-Africa trade treaty helps to support jobs in a number of African countries, but there are concerns about its future.
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More than 900 authors make a public appeal to Amazon to end a bitter publishing dispute that they say has been "hurting" writers and readers.
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Football boss Karren Brady and former Marks & Spencer boss Sir Stuart Rose are among 22 new life peers.
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The UK's trade deficit widened slightly in June as exports of goods fell, official figures show.
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Scientists are building up a photographic database of the rare and endangered natterjack toad, in a bid to ensure its survival in Scotland.
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Caroline Hepker asked Wikipedia's founder Jimmy Wales if he is concerned that the majority of contributors are Western men.
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Some 455,000 people failed to renew their tax credit claims with some now facing payments being cancelled, the UK tax authority says.
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BBC business correspondent Ben Thompson visits the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta and sees how one British company has become the industry's world leader.
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Malaysia's state investment firm Khazanah Nasional has proposed a "complete overhaul" of troubled national carrier Malaysia Airlines.
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China's anti-monopoly investigation into foreign car manufacturers spreads to Toyota as authorities probe the Japanese company's Lexus brand.
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Ancient Japanese art inspires researchers to design self-folding robots that behave like "real-life transformers".
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