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Colombia hippo sterilisations begin 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:21:51 GMT 
    Vets in Colombia begin to sterilise hippos descended from animals shipped to a private zoo which belonged to the infamous drug baron, Pablo Escobar.

Suspended Tesco exec leaves company 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 20:55:43 GMT 
    The BBC has learned one of the Tesco executives suspended by the company over the £260m profit misstatement has left the company.

German jobless rate hits record low 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:23:45 GMT 
    Germany's unemployment rate has hit a record low of 6.6%, but falling inflation has raised eurozone deflation fears.

Ubisoft apologises for Assassin bugs 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 13:58:03 GMT 
    The head of the games studio behind Assassin's Creed Unity emails players apologising for glitches in the game and offering compensation.

UK swells list of banned websites 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 17:10:42 GMT 
    The High Court bans a further 53 piracy sites, more than doubling the number that the UK's leading net providers must block.

Rocky Horror sequel set for London 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:06:17 GMT 
    Shock Treatment, the sequel to cult hit Rocky Horror Picture Show, is to be adapted for the stage in London.

Peter Kay brings back Phoenix Nights 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:29:46 GMT 
    Peter Kay is bringing back his hit TV show Phoenix Nights for two live shows in aid of Comic Relief.

Risk from extreme weather rises 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 01:42:30 GMT 
    Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities.

UK team's data bonanza from comet 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:46:50 GMT 
    UK researchers obtain "rich" data from the Philae lander just before its power died.

Ebola vaccine trial 'promising' 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:39:51 GMT 
    The first human trial of an experimental vaccine against Ebola suggests that it is safe and may help the immune system to combat the virus.

'Exciting' bladder cancer drug trial 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 02:25:43 GMT 
    A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients.

Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Partizan Belgrade 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:41:29 GMT 
    Tottenham reach the Europa League knockout stage by beating Partizan Belgrade in a game interrupted by pitch intruders.

Celtic 1-3 Salzburg 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 22:17:25 GMT 
    Celtic qualify for the knockout stage of the Europa League despite falling to defeat at home to Salzburg.

Six unexpected WW1 battlegrounds 
  Wed, 26 Nov 2014 00:23:52 GMT 
    Not all crucial battles in World War One took place on the muddy fields of Europe - some were fought in little-known places much further afield.

Could head injuries be eliminated? 
  Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:06:17 GMT 
    Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being hit on the head by a cricket ball. Can helmets ever offer total protection?
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