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Spotlight on the tobacco industry's role in smuggling
The UK and other countries must do more to stop the illegal trade and smuggling of tobacco products.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:27 GMT
Tackling rare cancers must be an international effort
Making progress in treating rare cancers needs cross-border collaborative clinical trials.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2013 11:38 GMT
Genetic "fine-tuners" and breast cancer
Small but powerful, researchers learn that molecules called microRNAs lend insight into occurrences of breast cancer.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2013 15:14 GMT
Celebrity cancer stories: help or hindrance?
Famous faces grab the headlines, but their stories can spread confusion and misleading information about the disease.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2013 19:33 GMT
From beer to eternity - how yeast is revealing cancer's secrets
Tiny yeast cells are helping researchers unravel the complex networks that drive cancer.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 10:58 GMT
Tracking tumours with blood tests
Advances in genetic technology could enable doctors to monitor cancer with a simple blood test, writes Arney.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2013 10:49 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
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Afghanistan's opium problem will keep growing
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
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