BBC News 1 September 2014 Last updated at 08:23

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Ashya brother defends arrested parentsAshya King

A boy with a brain tumour whose parents took him from a hospital against medical advice had everything he needed to be safe, his brother says.


Gatwick airport border controlCoalition locked in terror aim talks

Negotiations between Conservatives and Lib Dems are to continue ahead of the unveiling of a new plan to tackle the threat of Islamic extremists.

ClassroomPupils begin 'tough' new curriculum

Teaching of a "tough" new national curriculum begins in England as children return to school this week.

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    Australia's tough immigration policy taken to court and other reporters' stories.


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    One school's battle to save problem pupils from the scrap heap and bring exam success.


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