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Later sunsets 'make kids more active' 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:15:39 GMT 
    Moving the clocks forward by one extra hour all year could lead to children getting two more minutes of exercise every day, say UK researchers.

'Nine million have TB' - WHO report 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:17:01 GMT 
    The World Health Organization revises its estimate as to how many people have tuberculosis up by 500,000, in its latest report into the killer disease.

Police called to 'Balotelli car row' 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:45:46 GMT 
    Police investigate a claim that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli "threatened" a woman who was taking pictures of his Ferrari.

Lille 0-0 Everton 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:25:14 GMT 
    A well-organised Everton remain rop of Group H ahead of Wolfsburg after claiming a deserved Europa League point.

Remembering Ben Bradlee 
  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:26:06 GMT 
    Today presenter James Naughtie remembers his friend, the legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee who's died aged 93.

Tales from the India Office 
  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:04:32 GMT 
    Millions of documents recording Britain's 350-year presence in the sub-continent reveal some exotic stories.

Guinea paying Ebola compensation 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:18:01 GMT 
    The head of Guinea's Ebola mission says the government has started paying compensation to the families of health workers who have died of the virus.

Bangladesh Islamist leader Azam dies 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:59:51 GMT 
    Ghulam Azam, the former leader of Bangladesh's largest Islamist party, dies from a heart attack a year after being found guilty of war crimes.

Everton fans targeted with tear gas 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:41:07 GMT 
    Everton fans are targeted with tear gas fired by police during clashes ahead of their Europa League match with Lille.

Mayor 'ordered attack on students' 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 10:19:31 GMT 
    The mayor of the Mexican town of Iguala, where 43 students went missing last month, is wanted for allegedly ordering police to confront them.

Netanyahu blames Abbas over attack 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:10:59 GMT 
    Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu accuses the Palestinian president of incitement, after an attack which killed a baby in Jerusalem.

White House fence jumper arrested 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:08:04 GMT 
    A man who jumped the White House fence was attacked by dogs before being arrested, in the latest security incident at the US president's official home.

NHS funds rise 'tough but possible' 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:03:13 GMT 
    Increasing NHS spending in England by the £8bn health bosses warn will be needed by 2020 will be tough but possible, the health secretary says.

Payout to mother of secret PC's child 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 20:59:59 GMT 
    The Metropolitan Police is to pay more than £400,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man she did not know was an undercover police officer.

Salmond considers Westminster return 
  Thu, 23 Oct 2014 21:08:04 GMT 
    Alex Salmond says he has not made up his mind whether or not to stand for a Westminster seat at the next general election.
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