Sunday, December 13, 2015

13-Dec-2015 23:56

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Two arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses; Geneva remains on alert - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNGlP52atnuyVwpYd680iCpLm6iNgw&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779007221465&ei=EPJtVojZGeeOywPwp6agBw&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/12/europe/geneva-terrorism-arrests/

VIDEO: Match of the Day 2 :: Mark Chapman presents highlights of the day's three Premier League matches, which include two injury-time goals.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/16845357

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there still any point collecting books? :: Is there still any point collecting books?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35069707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Could lemurs give clues to human health? :: Scientists in the United States are studying lemurs to see if a better understanding of hibernation could help with some serious medical conditions in humans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34997436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why you can't hide from a Cuban doctor :: but you can't hide from a Cuban doctor
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35073966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Explorer recreates 1930s' desert trek :: An explorer embarks on a challenge to become only the third British person in history to cross the largest sand desert in the world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35071124#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

The end of a much-loved railway :: The end of a much-loved railway
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-34910942#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 22:55

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Two arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses; Geneva remains on alert - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNGlP52atnuyVwpYd680iCpLm6iNgw&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779007221465&ei=wuNtVuD3IeKCyAOKqL-gBQ&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/12/europe/geneva-terrorism-arrests/

Death toll from day of clashes in Burundi capital rises to nearly 90 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hKWi30gKU2c/story01.htm

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L6arAkMmP0w/story01.htm

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there still any point collecting books? :: Is there still any point collecting books?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35069707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Could lemurs give clues to human health? :: Scientists in the United States are studying lemurs to see if a better understanding of hibernation could help with some serious medical conditions in humans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34997436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why you can't hide from a Cuban doctor :: but you can't hide from a Cuban doctor
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35073966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Explorer recreates 1930s' desert trek :: An explorer embarks on a challenge to become only the third British person in history to cross the largest sand desert in the world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35071124#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 21:54

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Two arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses; Geneva remains on alert - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNGlP52atnuyVwpYd680iCpLm6iNgw&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779007221465&ei�VtVrgXwqrIA9DJlvgD&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/12/europe/geneva-terrorism-arrests/

Death toll from day of clashes in Burundi capital rises to nearly 90 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hKWi30gKU2c/story01.htm

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L6arAkMmP0w/story01.htm

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there still any point collecting books? :: Is there still any point collecting books?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35069707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Could lemurs give clues to human health? :: Scientists in the United States are studying lemurs to see if a better understanding of hibernation could help with some serious medical conditions in humans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34997436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why you can't hide from a Cuban doctor :: but you can't hide from a Cuban doctor
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35073966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Explorer recreates 1930s' desert trek :: An explorer embarks on a challenge to become only the third British person in history to cross the largest sand desert in the world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35071124#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 20:53

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Japan to help India on bullet train :: India is set to build its first high-speed bullet train service, with Japan helping finance the project.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-35070668#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Death toll from day of clashes in Burundi capital rises to nearly 90 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hKWi30gKU2c/story01.htm

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L6arAkMmP0w/story01.htm

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there still any point collecting books? :: Is there still any point collecting books?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35069707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Could lemurs give clues to human health? :: Scientists in the United States are studying lemurs to see if a better understanding of hibernation could help with some serious medical conditions in humans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34997436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why you can't hide from a Cuban doctor :: but you can't hide from a Cuban doctor
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35073966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Explorer recreates 1930s' desert trek :: An explorer embarks on a challenge to become only the third British person in history to cross the largest sand desert in the world.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35071124#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 19:53

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Japan to help India on bullet train :: India is set to build its first high-speed bullet train service, with Japan helping finance the project.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-35070668#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Thousands of Iraqis in Baghdad, Basra protest Turkish deployment in north :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KrfRgaoQrZI/story01.htm

Death toll from day of clashes in Burundi capital rises to nearly 90 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hKWi30gKU2c/story01.htm

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L6arAkMmP0w/story01.htm

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is there still any point collecting books? :: Is there still any point collecting books?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35069707#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Could lemurs give clues to human health? :: Scientists in the United States are studying lemurs to see if a better understanding of hibernation could help with some serious medical conditions in humans.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-34997436#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Why you can't hide from a Cuban doctor :: but you can't hide from a Cuban doctor
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35073966#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 18:52

VIDEO: Blair: 'Libya is in a state of chaos' :: Tony Blair has told MPs that the Gaddafi regime was "not sustainable" because Libyan people were opposed to it but said Libya was now in a "state of chaos"
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35068841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Is Christmas getting cheaper? :: Are we spending less in the festive season? We look at the changing costs of food, drink and toys.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35064237#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Japan to help India on bullet train :: India is set to build its first high-speed bullet train service, with Japan helping finance the project.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-35070668#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Thousands of Iraqis in Baghdad, Basra protest Turkish deployment in north :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KrfRgaoQrZI/story01.htm

Death toll from day of clashes in Burundi capital rises to nearly 90 :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/hKWi30gKU2c/story01.htm

With landmark climate accord, world marks turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/L6arAkMmP0w/story01.htm

A day in the life of an astronaut :: A spectacular view that only six people can ever enjoy
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-35061471#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 17:50

Is Christmas getting cheaper? :: Are we spending less in the festive season? We look at the changing costs of food, drink and toys.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35064237#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Japan to help India on bullet train :: India is set to build its first high-speed bullet train service, with Japan helping finance the project.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-35070668#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burundi military sites attacked, 12 insurgents killed - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHQ92EwD2KJ9D3gYNoFYQTZW5VJFg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779006879832&ei=U5xtVsCfNKHjygOv1pKgDA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/us-burundi-unrest-idUSKBN0TU0DU20151212

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

UK astronaut's launcher 'complete' :: The Russian Space Agency has finished assembling the space vehicle that will blast UK astronaut Tim Peake into orbit.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-34991338#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Third Avenue junk fund blowup exposes risks of unsellable assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w-2Zdp31yyg/story01.htm

Thousands of Iraqis in Baghdad, Basra protest Turkish deployment in north :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KrfRgaoQrZI/story01.htm

Two arrested on suspicion of terrorism offenses; Geneva remains on alert - CNN :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNGlP52atnuyVwpYd680iCpLm6iNgw&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779007221465&ei=U5xtVsCfNKHjygOv1pKgDA&url=http://www.cnn.com/2015/12/12/europe/geneva-terrorism-arrests/

13-Dec-2015 16:49

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Global climate talks face last hurdles, deal seen in reach :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/huK6f0Yyduk/story01.htm

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burundi military sites attacked, 12 insurgents killed - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHQ92EwD2KJ9D3gYNoFYQTZW5VJFg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779006879832&ei�5tVqi9A6HjygOv1pKgDA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/us-burundi-unrest-idUSKBN0TU0DU20151212

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

VIDEO: Cocaine disguised as pallets and charcoal :: Spanish police say they have seized dozens of pallets made out of 1.4 tonnes of compressed cocaine that was made to look like wood.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35083058#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

VIDEO: Wales drawn with England at Euro 2016 :: Wales are drawn with England in Group B at the European Championship in 2016, with the home nations rivals due to play each other in Lens on 16 June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/35083000

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

World seals landmark climate accord, marking turn from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/LB_h-OY_X00/story01.htm

Saudi Prince Alwaleed calls Trump a disgrace :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/PcI_rKqW8-8/story01.htm

Third Avenue junk fund blowup exposes risks of unsellable assets :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/w-2Zdp31yyg/story01.htm

Thousands of Iraqis in Baghdad, Basra protest Turkish deployment in north :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/KrfRgaoQrZI/story01.htm

13-Dec-2015 15:48

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria's Assad says he will not negotiate with armed groups :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OWvUbAfF7UM/story01.htm

Global climate talks face last hurdles, deal seen in reach :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/huK6f0Yyduk/story01.htm

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burundi military sites attacked, 12 insurgents killed - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHQ92EwD2KJ9D3gYNoFYQTZW5VJFg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779006879832&ei=sn9tVtDHF-eOywPwp6agBw&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/us-burundi-unrest-idUSKBN0TU0DU20151212

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

Proving a negative: In Porter case, inaction is on trial :: BALTIMORE (AP) -- He didn't fire a gun or wield a Taser. He didn't place anyone in a chokehold or wrestle anyone to the ground. In fact, William Porter barely touched Freddie Gray....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_BALTIMORE_POLICE_DEATH_NEGLIGENCE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Mississippi man charged with murdering two policemen found dead in jail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ygugOSpEUGk/story01.htm

UK astronaut's launcher 'complete' :: The Russian Space Agency has finished assembling the space vehicle that will blast UK astronaut Tim Peake into orbit.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-34991338#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Cocaine disguised as pallets and charcoal :: Spanish police say they have seized dozens of pallets made out of 1.4 tonnes of compressed cocaine that was made to look like wood.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35083058#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

French gastronomy strikes back with own top restaurants list :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/WJThxM8bGM8/story01.htm

World climate accord hailed as turning point from fossil fuels :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/YyEoFaYcWAY/story01.htm

Amid "Star Wars" secrecy, new cast members describe their characters :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/Z0TlpdnfRVs/story01.htm

VIDEO: Wales drawn with England at Euro 2016 :: Wales are drawn with England in Group B at the European Championship in 2016, with the home nations rivals due to play each other in Lens on 16 June.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/football/35083000

ADB urges Bangladesh to develop capital market to spur economy :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/sIddpvQI0JU/story01.htm

13-Dec-2015 14:47

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Go Figure: The week in numbers :: The week's big numbers, visualised
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35072133#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mahindra close to purchase of Italian car designer Pininfarina - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/phGqSQnaGEI/story01.htm

Syria's Assad says he will not negotiate with armed groups :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OWvUbAfF7UM/story01.htm

Global climate talks face last hurdles, deal seen in reach :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/huK6f0Yyduk/story01.htm

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Burundi military sites attacked, 12 insurgents killed - Reuters :: url: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=us&usg�QjCNHQ92EwD2KJ9D3gYNoFYQTZW5VJFg&clid�a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cidR779006879832&ei=ZXFtVsjQB_LaygOFjL3wDA&url=http://www.reuters.com/article/us-burundi-unrest-idUSKBN0TU0DU20151212

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

North Korean pop band cancels Beijing concert, leaves for home :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nsgFyc3qQuA/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. asks Germany for more military help in fight against IS :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8gv0IPJKydQ/story01.htm

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Stop the War hits back at Corbyn critics :: The chairman of the Stop the War campaign group defends the Labour leader's decision to attend its fundraising dinner in the wake of criticism.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35069929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

Proving a negative: In Porter case, inaction is on trial :: BALTIMORE (AP) -- He didn't fire a gun or wield a Taser. He didn't place anyone in a chokehold or wrestle anyone to the ground. In fact, William Porter barely touched Freddie Gray....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_BALTIMORE_POLICE_DEATH_NEGLIGENCE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Mississippi man charged with murdering two policemen found dead in jail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ygugOSpEUGk/story01.htm

UK astronaut's launcher 'complete' :: The Russian Space Agency has finished assembling the space vehicle that will blast UK astronaut Tim Peake into orbit.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-34991338#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Cocaine disguised as pallets and charcoal :: Spanish police say they have seized dozens of pallets made out of 1.4 tonnes of compressed cocaine that was made to look like wood.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35083058#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

13-Dec-2015 13:47

Is Christmas getting cheaper? :: Are we spending less in the festive season? We look at the changing costs of food, drink and toys.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-35064237#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Preschools give long-term advantage :: Going to preschool boosts school results for children from all social backgrounds, a study suggests.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-35070985#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Apple malware 'to increase in 2016' :: 2016 could see attacks on Apple's computers and mobile devices increase, predict security experts.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35070853#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Japan to help India on bullet train :: India is set to build its first high-speed bullet train service, with Japan helping finance the project.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-35070668#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Weekend Edition: The week's best reads :: The week's best reads
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-magazine-monitor-35029501#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Go Figure: The week in numbers :: The week's big numbers, visualised
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-35072133#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Turkey fines Twitter for 'propaganda' :: Turkey's communications regulator has fined Twitter 150,000 lira (£33,000) for failing to remove "terrorist propaganda".
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35072321#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Germany in nuclear fusion 'milestone' :: A German nuclear fusion experiment produces a special super-hot gas which scientists hope will eventually lead to clean, cheap energy.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35074848#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Syria conflict: Can Saudi pressure secure peace? :: Surprising progress towards peace talks has revealed Saudi Arabia as a key player in bringing opposition groups to the table, but there is still a long way to go, reports the BBC's Jim Muir
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-35075841#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Mahindra close to purchase of Italian car designer Pininfarina - sources :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/phGqSQnaGEI/story01.htm

Syria's Assad says he will not negotiate with armed groups :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/OWvUbAfF7UM/story01.htm

Global climate talks face last hurdles, deal seen in reach :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/huK6f0Yyduk/story01.htm

Week in pictures :: A selection of the best news photographs from around the world taken over the past week.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-35070105#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

VIDEO: Meet women standing in Saudi election :: Women in the ultra-conservative kingdom of Saudi Arabia are voting for the first time, in municipal elections.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-35061930#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Draft agreement ready at Paris climate summit - source :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/c2nyztzED1o/story01.htm

Renault-Nissan's French peace deal leaves investors underwhelmed :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/wze3llg__9g/story01.htm

Anti-corruption crusader Subramanian Swamy risks wrecking tax reform :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/9UK9ixcf37M/story01.htm

'Suicide' gene therapy kills cancer :: A new gene therapy technique is able to genetically modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-35072747#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Afghan forces end siege at Spanish embassy in Kabul :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/nnDUQQTERxU/story01.htm

North Korean pop band cancels Beijing concert, leaves for home :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/nsgFyc3qQuA/story01.htm

Tory 'madrasa': Facts and fiction :: What do we really know about the Young Britons' Foundation?
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35075948#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

At least 848 Afghan civilian casualties in Kunduz - U.N. :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/18r-bJ2XbMk/story01.htm

Future for adult social care 'bleak' :: The future of adult social care services in England "looks bleak", despite government attempts to protect budgets, a think tank warns.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35079455#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

U.S. asks Germany for more military help in fight against IS :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/8gv0IPJKydQ/story01.htm

VIDEO: Forth Bridge travel chaos as repairs go on :: Travel chaos is continuing on road and rail routes as engineers try to fix cracks that appeared in Forth Bridge.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-35082286#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

Stop the War hits back at Corbyn critics :: The chairman of the Stop the War campaign group defends the Labour leader's decision to attend its fundraising dinner in the wake of criticism.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-35069929#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa

India to get Japan's bullet train, deepens defence and nuclear ties :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INtopNews/~3/tJbpAS_OH4M/story01.htm

Proving a negative: In Porter case, inaction is on trial :: BALTIMORE (AP) -- He didn't fire a gun or wield a Taser. He didn't place anyone in a chokehold or wrestle anyone to the ground. In fact, William Porter barely touched Freddie Gray....
url: http://hosted.ap.org/dynamic/stories/U/US_BALTIMORE_POLICE_DEATH_NEGLIGENCE?SITE=CODUR&SECTION=HOME&TEMPLATE�FAULT

Mississippi man charged with murdering two policemen found dead in jail :: url: http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/MostRead/~3/ygugOSpEUGk/story01.htm

UK astronaut's launcher 'complete' :: The Russian Space Agency has finished assembling the space vehicle that will blast UK astronaut Tim Peake into orbit.
url: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-34991338#sa-ns_mchannel=rss&ns_source=PublicRSS20-sa