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Call on foreign doctor standards
Research by the University College London found a "performance gap" between international medical graduates and UK graduates

Call on foreign doctor standards

Foreign doctors who want to work for the NHS should face tougher tests in line with the standards of UK-trained doctors, a study has said.

World news

Arrest of ferry captain requested

Arrest of ferry captain requested

Prosecutors have asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead.

Sport news

Bale fee was not enough - Sherwood

Bale fee was not enough - Sherwood

Tottenham got a world-record fee for Gareth Bale but head coach Tim Sherwood cannot help feeling they were short-changed.

Business news

US stocks close mostly higher

US stocks close mostly higher

Stocks have closed mostly higher on Wall Street after upbeat earnings news from several big US companies encouraged investors.

Technology news

Facebook launches Nearby Friends

Facebook launches Nearby Friends

Facebook users in the US will soon be able to see which of their friends are nearby using a new feature launched by the company today.

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Showbiz news

Easter Monday funeral for Peaches

Easter Monday funeral for Peaches

Peaches Geldof's funeral will be held on Easter Monday at the same church where the funeral of her mother, Paula Yates, was held.

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