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Kadcyla costs £90,000 per patient

Life-saving Cancer Drug Fund medicines could be too costly to prescribe

Those already receiving drugs will continue to get them but new patients are likely to find the range of medicines available to them reduced

The concession was made after the year-long Books for Prisoners campaign

Prisoners win right to keep more books in their cells following year-long campaign

Campaigners hail small but positive victory

Lord Pannick QC proposed judicial oversight in amendments to the Bill which went before the House of Lords

Lords back assisted dying providing judge gives final ruling

Lord Pannick QC: "Judges already decide these questions of life and death"

The suborbital passenger spaceship being developed by Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic crashed during a test flight on Friday at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California

Virgin's dashing journey into the future now faces tough questions

Earlier this year Branson confidently declared the inaugural flight would take place this year and that he intended to be on it with his children

Architect Frank Gehry gestures during a press conference

Frank Gehry gives the finger to all new buildings (except his)

Gehry: "There’s no sense of design, no respect for humanity or anything else"

Six electronic sensors have been embedded in the car seat and operate in tandem with an in-car camera to detect when a driver is having a heart attack

Ford unveils a car seat which detects when a driver is having heart attack

The new technology has been developed at a time when the number of wealthy over-65s is growing rapidly

Patients and staff take advantage of the Costa Coffee shop in the Birmingham Queen Elizabeth Hospital

NHS staff banned from drinking tea or coffee on the job because it looks like they're not working hard enough

The hot drink ban applies to three hospitals in Leicester following complaints from patients and employees

The UK does not produce or import enough fish for everyone to eat healthily

Shortage of fish 'stops poor from eating healthily'

Less wealthy nations forgo a good foodstuff to meet Britain's appetite for seafood, say experts
Hurricane Gonzalo seen from space, the storm will have lost most of its power by the time it reaches the other side of the Atlantic

Hurricane Gonzalo: High winds and heavy rain set to lash parts of Britain

Met Office forecasters remain uncertain quite how hard and where the hurricane will strike

An undated handout photo released by the Foreign Office with the permission of his family, showing Alan Henning at a refugee camp on the Syrian-Turkish border

David Haines's and Alan Henning's families call for 'acts of unity' in face of Isis threats

In a joint letter the wife of Henning and the brother of Haines said the "most hateful" actions by terrorists should not be allowed to divide people of faith

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So the young risk their lives and run for it
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Number of young homeless people in Britain is 'more than three times the official figures'
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Battery-powered planes made of plastic, and without flight decks
Isis are barbarians – but the Caliphate is a dream at the heart of all Muslim traditions

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but the Caliphate is an ancient Muslim ideal
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