BBC News 30 January 2015 Last updated at 21:27

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Churches oppose three-person babiesA new-born baby

Senior church figures call on the government to block the creation of so-called three-person babies, but scientists urge MPs to back a law change.


The Havengore on the ThamesChurchill's funeral anniversary marked

Events are held to mark the 50th anniversary of Sir Winston Churchill's funeral, with the boat that carried his coffin repeating its Thames journey.

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    The remarkable appeal of the Finnish baby boxes


  • Dippy dinosaurDeeply Dippy

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  • ManDay in the life

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    The country where even the middle classes may love Marx


  • President of Ecuador Rafael CorreaTroll war

    The politician who names and shames online abusers


  • Asatru procession, IcelandPagan dawn

    Iceland plans new 'golden ratio' temple - and more curious tales


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