COP26: Coal compromise as leaders near climate deal

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 15:13
All countries must agree on the new deal as negotiators at COP26 enter the summit's final hours.
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AstraZeneca to take profits from Covid vaccine

Health News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 14:53
The drugs giant signs new deals, but poorer countries will continue to get the vaccine at cost price.
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What is COP26 and what is being agreed at Glasgow climate conference?

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 13:34
A crucial climate change summit is being held in the UK which could change our everyday lives.
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Wiltshire's Porton Down balloted for strike over pay

Health News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 11:08
The Prospect union says a strike would be the first at the laboratory.
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COP26: Fear of failure on final day, and just how green was summit?

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 10:00
Five things you need to know about COP26 - the United Nations climate change conference - on Friday.
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Belfast pancreatic cancer survivor's message of hope

Health News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 09:21
A Belfast man marking 10 years since his diagnosis urges people to be aware of symptoms.
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Menopause: Bereaved husband urges men to spot mental health signs

Health News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 09:20
David Salmon, whose wife Linda took her own life, says he was unaware of the link to mental health.
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How green was the COP26 climate summit?

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 09:15
A report has suggested the carbon footprint of the Glasgow summit is more than double that of COP25.
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COP26: Fear of failure as climate summit enters final day

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 04:17
UN chief Antonio Guterres says the goal of limiting global warming to 1.5C looks unlikely.
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Covid: Medication holiday may boost vaccine protection

Health News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 03:45
A trial will look at how to protect patients against Covid who also need immunosuppressant drugs.
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Seven ways to curb climate change

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 03:04
What are the practical things countries need to do in order to tackle climate change?
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Climate change: How could a 2050 weather forecast look?

Scientific News BBC - Fri, 11/12/2021 - 01:38
The future climate could be determined by the level of emissions in the coming years.
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Alder Hey NHS Trust must pay boy £27m over brain injuries

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 23:11
Alder Hey NHS Trust admitted a "breach of duty" in the boy's care, the judge said.
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How many cases in your area?

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 20:14
Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area.
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Black women four times more likely to die in childbirth

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 17:39
Charities say inequalities in maternal care need to be addressed urgently.
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Covid: What are the vaccine rules for NHS staff and can I get a booster?

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 17:23
Frontline NHS England staff will have to be fully vaccinated, as millions are urged to get a booster.
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Lives at risk from long ambulance waits, say paramedics

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 15:13
Targets are missed across UK - with some heart attack and stroke victims waiting up to nine hours for help.
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Covid: First UK case in pet dog confirmed by top vet

Health News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 13:16
All available evidence suggests it caught the virus from its owner, experts say.
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COP26: Cautious welcome for unexpected US-China climate agreement

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 12:28
The world's two biggest CO2 emitters pledge to boost climate co-operation in an unexpected declaration.
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COP26: US-China climate agreement and fossil fuel spending

Scientific News BBC - Thu, 11/11/2021 - 11:11
Five things you need to know about COP26 - the United Nations climate change conference - on Thursday.
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