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Legal challenge over abuse inquiryFiona Woolf

A legal challenge is launched into the choice of Fiona Woolf as the chair of the inquiry investigating historical child abuse as political pressure grows.


A nurse demonstrates putting on personal protective equipment in New York on 21 October 2014. WHO crisis team holds Ebola talks

The World Health Organization's emergency committee is holding talks on travel restrictions and screening measures on the Ebola outbreak.

Mike Read at the UKIP conference 2014DJ Mike Read withdraws UKIP song

Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Mike Read requests a song he wrote in support of UKIP be withdrawn from sale following complaints it was racist.

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