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Three person IVF plans 'progress' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:35:39 GMT 
    A public review into the three person IVF technique has been broadly supportive, says the Department of Health.


Human body parts dumped in Tanzania 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:09:27 GMT 
    Eight people from a Tanzanian medical institute are arrested after 85 bags containing human body parts are found in the city of Dar es Salaam.


'Large gene find in schizophrenia' 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:48:33 GMT 
    In the largest ever genetic study of the disease, scientists have discovered some 80 genes which could leave people at higher risk of schizophrenia.


Glasgow set for opening ceremony 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:00:34 GMT 
    Athletes from 71 nations will compete in the Commonwealth Games, which get under way with the opening ceremony on Wednesday.


Real Madrid seal £71m Rodriguez deal 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:53:25 GMT 
    Real Madrid sign World Cup Golden Boot winner James Rodriguez from Monaco for a fee that could rise to £71m.


The 90-year-old sex guru 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:07:45 GMT 
    Never mind the Kama Sutra, here is Dr Mahinder Watsa, India's foremost champion of sex education and an agony uncle with a cult following.


The children left behind in hot cars 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 23:23:36 GMT 
    Every few days in the US, there are reports of young children dying from heatstroke after being left in parked cars. Why so often?


Nigerian leader vows to free girls 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:55:19 GMT 
    Nigeria's president tells parents of the girls abducted by militant Islamists that the government is doing everything to secure their release.


Typhoon Rammasun strikes Vietnam 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 06:45:54 GMT 
    Typhoon Rammasun has killed at least 11 people in Vietnam and several people remain missing, according to local media.


EU to widen Russia sanctions 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:00:20 GMT 
    The EU will widen sanctions against Russia to include more individuals and consider targeting the defence sector, the Dutch foreign minister says.


Non-stop Argentina debt talks demand 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:23:44 GMT 
    A US judge orders Argentina and its creditors to meet "continuously" to avoid the nation defaulting on its debts later this month.


Iraq monastery 'seized by militants' 
  Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:25:38 GMT 
    Islamist militants who control the Iraqi city of Mosul are reported to have seized a nearby ancient monastery and ordered the monks to leave.


US courts conflict on Obamacare law 
  Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:04:04 GMT 
    Two US appeals courts give conflicting rulings regarding a federal regulation implementing key subsidies of President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.


UK 'still exporting arms' to Russia 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:27:35 GMT 
    The UK is still exporting millions of pounds worth of arms and other military equipment to Russia., despite concerns over its links to separatist rebels, say MPs.


Lib Dem MP criticised for Gaza tweet 
  Wed, 23 Jul 2014 06:44:47 GMT 
    Lib Dem MP David Ward is accused of making "vile comments" on social media about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
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