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20 October 2014 Last updated at 06:12

Untested drugs bill a step closerPills on a palm

A new law that would allow terminally-ill patients in England and Wales to be given untested medicines moves a step closer after receiving government backing.

Jose Manuel Barroso Barroso appeals to pro-EU Britons

The outgoing European Commission president is to call on pro-European politicians in the UK to make a more positive case for staying in the EU.

Didcot B Power Station on fireFire at power station investigated

Firefighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.

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