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Scheme will create a 'level playing field' among pupils, but others argue the money could have been better spent
Doctors blame affordable foreign holidays and sun beds as the public refuses to take the risks seriously
Fears rise that recent fissure eruption near Iceland's Bardarbunga volcano could prompt further airspace closures
Outcomes for cancer patients improve 'dramatically' when treatment addresses patients' mental health
UN health agency recommends tighter controls on e-cigarettes, but some experts say bans 'could cost countless lives'
Government to increase the number of physician Associates, who only need two years of training
Russia's space agency says it has discovered sea plankton in space – but Nasa isn't convinced
Breakthrough research suggests combination of two existing drugs provides best protection
'Remarkable' findings show nerve paralysis can slow tumour growth, but research is still in its early stages
Designs for a swimming pool floating off the Victoria Embankment have Boris Johnson's backing
As Islamic State continues efforts to advance, the Iraqi army is fighting back against the jihadists on several fronts. Co-ordinating with Kurdish forces, the army has retaken the formerly IS-controlled town of Amerli, north of Baghdad.
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