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BBC Shorts: Crouching toilet, Thai PM ousted, helmet that could ease depression

  • 7 May 2014
  • From the section World

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EAST MEETS WEST... IN TOILET DESIGN

A designer in London has created a new kind of toilet. It encourages a crouching position, which is intended to improve your health. Find out more here.

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THAI PM OUSTED BY COURT

A Thai court has ordered Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to step down. It ruled that Ms Yingluck acted illegally when she transferred her national security head. Read more here.

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ELECTRIC HELMET COULD EASE DEPRESSION

A helmet that delivers electro-magnetic impulses to the brain has shown promise in treating people with depression. Watch a patient describe its effects, and read more about it here.