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Oscar Pistorius has had an anxiety disorder since childhood and was "anxious" about violent crime, a psychiatrist has told his murder trial in South Africa.
TV personalities Judy Finnigan and her husband Richard Madeley say they have agreed to an assisted death pact should one of them fall seriously ill.
Tanya Beckett has gone to Hungary to find out what happened to its economy in the 25 years after the fall of communism.
South African opposition leader Helen Zille denied that her party's most senior black leader in parliament has quit because of differences between them.