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The troubled Co-operative Group is set to award large pay rises and bonuses to its senior staff, it emerges.
Devices that can smell cancer are near to be used in hospitals - and before long we may be able to get a preliminary diagnosis by breathing on our mobile phones.
Is Afghanistan really impossible to conquer?
Thousands of Venezuelan students and opposition supporters take part in an anti-government rally in the capital, Caracas, on Women's Day.