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More than 1,700 patients at risk over NHS mail blunder

Cancer test results, child protection notes and medication advice were among notes that went missing.


'Less homophobic bullying' in Britain's schools

Bullying against gay pupils has reduced, a study suggests, but many still face victimisation.

In Picture

Week in pictures: 17-23 June 2017

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.


The secret photo stash of a young IS fighter

Three young IS militants lay dead on the banks of the river Tigris. Who were they and what were they doing in Iraq?

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Algerians champion traditional dress for Eid al-Fitr

An online campaign is urging Algerians to promote local fashion to mark the end of Ramadan.


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Chimps' strength secrets explained


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