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Man walks again after transplant 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:31:50 GMT 
    A paralysed man becomes the first in the world to walk again following a pioneering therapy which involved transplanting cells from his nose into his severed spinal cord.


Ebola serum for Africa 'in weeks' 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:59:34 GMT 
    Treatments to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa should become available in the coming weeks and months, says the World Health Organization.


Kompany angered by away fans ban 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 06:44:04 GMT 
    Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany says it was unfair to exclude away fans after a 2-2 Champions League draw at CSKA Moscow.


Roma 1-7 Bayern Munich 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:21:26 GMT 
    Bayern Munich record their biggest ever away win in the Champions League as they thrash Roma.


The man who magically made maths fun 
  Mon, 20 Oct 2014 23:08:32 GMT 
    The maths writer Martin Gardner, who died in 2010, is said to have turned dozens of innocent youngsters into professors - and vice-versa.


The anarchic experimental schools of the 1970s 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:37:48 GMT 
    Today, the "free" in free school stands for the freedom to found a school outside council control. But back in the 1970s young idealists created a very different type of free school.


Oscar Pistorius begins jail sentence 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:46:26 GMT 
    South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.


Protesters leave Islamabad sit-in 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 08:26:50 GMT 
    Supporters of a leading anti-government cleric in Pakistan end a two-month sit-in in the capital.


Swedish bay search for 'foreign sub' 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 14:03:27 GMT 
    Naval vessels scouring Swedish waters for a suspected foreign submarine focus on a bay near Stockholm on the fifth day of their search.


Press freedom in Americas 'worsens' 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:12:45 GMT 
    Press freedom in the Americas has seen a "marked deterioration" in the past six months, according to the Inter American Press Association.


IS video 'shows man stone daughter' 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:45:16 GMT 
    The Islamic State group has released an undated video that appears to show an elderly Syrian man stoning his daughter to death for alleged adultery.


Infant bodies found in Canada locker 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20:15:44 GMT 
    The bodies of up to four infants "of a very young age" have been found in a storage locker in Winnipeg, say police.


Woman held over 'Syria terror plot' 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:12:38 GMT 
    A woman is arrested in Bedfordshire on suspicion of preparation of terrorist acts related to Syria, Scotland Yard says.


Legal challenge over abuse inquiry 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:35:09 GMT 
    A legal challenge is launched into the choice of Fiona Woolf as the chair of the inquiry investigating historical child abuse as political pressure on her grows.


DJ Mike Read withdraws UKIP song 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:28:30 GMT 
    Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read requests a song he wrote in support of UKIP be withdrawn from sale following complaints it was racist.
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