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NHS wants negligence legal costs capped

Sat, 2015-06-27 22:41
Strict caps should be put in place to limit the "excessive fees" lawyers claim against the NHS in medical negligence cases, the Department of Health in England says.

VIDEO: Greek parliament backs bailout vote

Sat, 2015-06-27 21:41
Greeks will vote next Sunday on the country's bailout programme after a late night sitting of parliament backed plans put forward on Saturday by the Prime Minister, Alexis Tsipras.

Brazil 1-1 Paraguay (3-4 pens)

Sat, 2015-06-27 20:07
Paraguay beat Brazil on penalties in the Copa America to set up a semi-final against Argentina.

Greek MPs back referendum on bailout

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:54
Greek parliament endorses controversial referendum on creditors' terms for bailout

Law reform call on young criminals

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:31
An MSP launches a bid to increase the age at which children can be held responsible for crimes they have committed.

Will Iran nuclear deal be Hassan Rouhani's legacy?

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:30
As international talks over Iran's nuclear programme come down to the wire, the success or failure to strike a deal could be make or break for President Hassan Rouhani, says analyst Dr Massoumeh Torfeh.

Does the future of wildlife lie in captivity?

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:27
It may be time to start picturing a world in which the animals we care about most will only be safe in areas that are properly guarded.

The trouble with 'acceptable' language

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:25
What kind of language is acceptable and how does society come to a decision? asks John McManus.

From howling blues to twisted love

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:13
Howling blues to twisted love with DJ Rita Ray

The boy and the helicopter

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:10
The gadget that left a nine-year-old boy speechless

The day my dog was cooked for dinner

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:07
The day my dog was cooked for dinner

VIDEO: Blue targets reduce sleeping sickness

Sat, 2015-06-27 19:05
The lure of a bright blue target is helping to reduce numbers of tsetse flies which pass on the parasite responsible for sleeping sickness.

VIDEO: Iranians on a possible nuclear deal

Sat, 2015-06-27 18:44
Views from inside Tehran as international talks over Iran's nuclear programme get close to the deadline

Australia 0-1 Japan

Sat, 2015-06-27 17:53
Holders Japan reach the semi-finals of the Women's World Cup with a narrow victory over Australia in Canada.

VIDEO: Wife shouted 'help me, I've been shot'

Sat, 2015-06-27 17:44
A 52-year-old man who survived the Tunisia resort attack tells BBC News how he and his wife ran through the hotel grounds as the explosions began, and that he was pursued by the gunman.

Serena set after Nicklaus court help

Sat, 2015-06-27 17:19
Serena Williams reveals she has been using the grass courts of golf great Jack Nicklaus as she looks for a sixth Wimbledon title.

Armenia suspends power price hike

Sat, 2015-06-27 17:03
The president of Armenia suspends an increase in electricity prices, but protesters who have held days of demonstrations remain on the streets.

French beheading suspect sent selfie

Sat, 2015-06-27 17:00
A man suspected of an attack on a factory in France sent a selfie where he posed with the severed head of his boss, security sources say.

Argentina in Falklands asset ruling

Sat, 2015-06-27 15:58
A judge in Argentina orders the seizure of assets of firms drilling for oil around the Falklands, but it is unclear how it can be enforced.

VIDEO: Armenians dance at electricity protest

Sat, 2015-06-27 15:11
Hundreds of Armenians continue their round-the-clock protest in the capital Yerevan against rising electricity tariffs.

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