Folic acid in flour 'would cut defects' :: UK experts back a call for flour to be fortified with folic acid, which they say would have prevented about 2,000 cases of serious birth defects since 1998.
Waiting 56 years for my sister :: One woman has been waiting for decades to find out what happened to her sister.
End of deep coal mining :: Miners speak about their final shift Kellingley Colliery, North Yorkshire.
Leading Labour in difficult times :: As Jeremy Corbyn approaches 100 days as Labour leader, Julia Langdon compares the situation facing him with facing Neil Kinnock in 1983.
All schools shut down in Augusta County, Virginia, over Islam homework - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNG9960rCBDMHXSUsoYrMh_3kqBSgA&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779010370276&ei=JVF1VpjFEMjMywPalqW4BA&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/18/us/virginia-school-shut-islam-homework/
200-year-old fossil mystery resolved :: Scientists have reconstructed how an ancient reptile swam in the oceans at the time of the dinosaurs.
Chelsea sack 'Special One' Mourinho after dreadful start :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LX3Yr-k6AYM/story01.htm
Sensex ends lower but marks biggest weekly gain in over two months :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/lKgzgm12pxU/story01.htm
'Check divorce deal', couples told :: A family law specialist who uncovered a glitch in the government's online divorce form advises couples in England and Wales to check their financial settlements.
India cuts growth outlook, calls for review of fiscal, monetary targets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/jfW3Ld3pU5A/story01.htm
A&Es 'not equipped to cope with winter' :: A&E units across the UK are not equipped to cope with the rising demands being seen this winter, emergency care doctors say.
Mahindra looks at petrol engines after temporary diesel ban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/vHROKdvSXVg/story01.htm
Warning on unqualified ballet teachers :: Unqualified ballet teachers can cause children "untold physical damage" the Royal Academy of Dance has warned.
Afghan forces retake Helmand district from Taliban :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/XZsTG3OhsmE/story01.htm
Big announcements you may have missed :: Lost asylum seekers, more spin doctors, ministerial car costs - just some of the news from "take out the trash day".
Delhi High Court declines to lengthen jail time for gang rape convict :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tD9jY6qtIsk/story01.htm
India and Russia eye nuclear, helicopter deals before Modi's Moscow visit :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/a3aSTwOi4vw/story01.htm
Hiddink in talks with Chelsea - paper :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/1_6EysWwPO0/story01.htm
Crop sowing down 5.5 pct, may hit farm output, economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/oe9LcesEmKM/story01.htm
Tim Peake: Space is 'spectacular' :: UK astronaut Tim Peake says his first three days in space have been better than he imagined.
PM: UK will get new EU deal in 2016 :: David Cameron is upbeat about the prospect of an EU reform deal in 2016 with a referendum to follow, after talks in Brussels.
VIDEO: Inside the Bataclan: Survivors' stories :: 'I said to David this is it. I love you, goodbye'
10 things we didn't know last week :: You can trick the brain into hearing Mariah Carey
VIDEO: Heathrow question prompts Eton quip :: Jacob Rees-Mogg MP responded to Question Time host David Dimbleby's "Eton, was that?" question with "yes, I was at school with your son".
Weiland died from 'toxic drug mix' :: Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland died from a toxic mix of drugs, a US medical examiner says.
HIV clinic fined £250 for data breach :: A health clinic that mistakenly revealed the identity of HIV-positive patients in a group email is fined £250 by the UK's data watchdog.
VIDEO: Tim Peake's guide to life in space :: Tim Peake on being on the International Space Station
'Star Wars' crushes opening day record, global sales near $130 mln :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/QfWpOfztNt0/story01.htm
Grindr users targeted by armed gang :: Police in London warn that an armed gang is using the dating app Grindr to rob unsuspecting victims.
For U.S. climate envoy, new coalition helped turn tide in Paris :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/ISPP2hXI-qI/story01.htm