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Tonight at Six - the thousands who sleep rough on our streets -

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Latest figures on the homeless in England show it's more

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than doubled since 2010 - we find out what it feels like.

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It's horrible, it does torture you, and other people walk past

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you like you're scum because you've had a problem in life.

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We'll be looking at what's driving this sharp rise in numbers.

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He promised a wall, now he says he's going start building it in months -

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Donald Trump sets his plans on immigration control.

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Reliving the horror of Italy's avalanche -

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we speak to a couple who survived - as the search for five

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Two girls born with a disorder no-one could explain -

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now scientists unlock the causes - and offer hope to other families.

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Now Usain Bolt loses one of his record nine gold medals

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And coming up in the sport on BBC News,

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Serena Williams says Britain's Johanna Konta can be

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a future Grand Slam champion, after knocking her out in this

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Good evening and welcome to the BBC News at Six.

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There's been a sharp increase in the number of homeless people -

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with more than half the councils in England recording a rise.

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On a single night last year more than 4,000 people

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were sleeping rough - that's according to

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It amounts to a 16% jump on the year before -

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campaigners say it's an appalling rate.

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Our Midlands Correspondent Sima Kotecha reports

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now from Birmingham - one of the areas with the largest

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As the darkness creeps in, the wind chill begins to bite.

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Those who have nowhere to go look for shelter.

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Volunteers roam the streets, making sure nobody has died

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The young man there, I'm just checking that he is

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He's fine, he is fast asleep, so I'm not going to wake him up.

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Paul is just checking up on a rough sleeper here.

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He says he's in a lot of pain, severe pain, in fact.

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So Paul has called an ambulance to make sure he's OK.

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He says he was stamped on by a couple

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of strangers in the middle of the night.

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Minutes later, a paramedic arrived and he was taken to hospital

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As dawn broke, a rough sleeper expressed his frustration.

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It's horrible, of course it's horrible out here.

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What are you supposed to do, you have no prospects, you know.

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And people walk past you like you are scum

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because you have had a problem in life.

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There needs to be more help out there.

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Some charities blame council cuts for putting more vulnerable

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Local authority budgets have been reduced by around 20%

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Which they say have led to fewer support services.

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Homelessness is affected by austerity, the cuts that have

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come down from nationally, the cuts to the NHS,

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local authorities and also those in terms of benefit caps,

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that has a huge impact on why people are on the streets.

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Birmingham City council are doing a lot to try to reduce this

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by partnership work, we are working with key agencies,

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we are doing outreach, surgeries, and we are actually listening

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At this centre, they come for relief from the cold.

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This place is funded through private donations.

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Paul, who was once homeless, came up with the idea.

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A lot of these guys in here are skilled people that need a break.

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We all deserve to have a kick start again.

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And try to get our lives back on track.

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And that's why places like this are so needed.

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The government says by 2020 it will have invested

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more than ?500 million on tackling homelessness.

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But with a further squeeze on council spending expected

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in April, there are concerns that hostels and shelters

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What can be done about these rising numbers? It is not inevitable and we

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know with political will you can solve it, in 1999 the labour

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government said there were a certain number of people on the streets and

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they could reduce it by two years, and they did. They said they would

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eradicate rough sleeping once and for all, in 2008, they thought they

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could, and then in 2008 we have the financial crash, policies of

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austerity and welfare reform were introduced to deal with the economic

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crisis and critics say, as you heard, that exacerbated the

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homelessness crisis. The figures for those sleeping rough have been

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increasing rapidly over the last few years. A couple of examples.

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Christchurch in Dorset, no one star there in 2010 but today ten people

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are on the streets. -- no one slept rough there in 2010. In Brighton,

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down 144, and that 4000 figure that we have been quoted, that is an

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estimate, probably underestimate of the numbers sleeping on any one

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night across a year. Tens of thousands of people are bedding down

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over the year. There have been schemes, the government is

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supporting a private members bill which will put a duty on local

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authorities to try and prevent homelessness. Something already

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exists in Wales, and there is some money for that, some, but no one

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thinks this is the answer to rough sleeping and in the end you have got

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to find places for people to afford to be able to live in. Thanks for

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joining us. Now that he is president

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Donald Trump is wasting no time in returning to those pledges

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he made during the Today he is announcing his plans

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for immigration control - including the controversial promise

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to build a wall between Our correspondent James Cook

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reports from the border Donald Trump's vision of a fortress

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America was at the heart of his controversial campaign

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for the presidency. Now in office, he faces

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the challenge of pulling up the drawbridge, by strengthening

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and extending the existing barriers on his country's

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frontier with Mexico. Ultimately it will come out of what

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is happening with Mexico and we will stop those negotiations relatively

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soon. When will construction begin? As soon as we can physically do it.

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A few months? I would say so, yes. Mexico continues to resist any

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effort to make it pay for the wall. Here in the Mexican

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border city of Tijuana, business leaders are worried

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about the impact on trade and sceptical about

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the president's plans. The problem is that the majority

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of Americans are not really And consequently the idea of a wall

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seems to be appealing. But the truth of the matter is that,

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you know, I think that is a symbol. This fence at the Pacific Ocean

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is the very start of the land border between Mexico and the United

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States, and President Trump has always said he wants

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to build a much taller, much better, much bigger wall,

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stretching all the way from here, nearly

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2000 miles, to Texas. But even in liberal California,

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there is backing for President Trump's hard line

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on immigration, not least from these supporters who call

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themselves The Trumpettes. I always say my Scripture

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is Ezekiel 22:30. "I sought for a man

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who would build a wall." And I was reading that the other day

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and it just stuck out in my spirit And I pray for America and I pray

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that God will shore up The president's exact plans are not

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yet clear but it is reported he will sign orders suspending

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the arrival of refugees and halting immigration from certain nations

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where Muslims are in the majority. Mr Trump says this will be a big day

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for national security. It will also be a big

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test of his resolve. James Cook, BBC News,

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on the US-Mexico border. Our North America Editor Jon

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Sopel is in Washington. This is part of a security agenda

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and we are learning more about what Donald Trump would like to do to

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make America safer. Yes, there is a draft executive order which sounds

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like a throwback to the George Bush era, talking of enhanced

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interrogation techniques and extraordinary rendition,

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waterboarding. The kind of methods which can be used against potential

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terrorists outside of America, at Guantanamo Bay, reversing the

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policies which have been introduced by Obama to stop torture which had

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been voted on by Congress. This is controversial star. He will face

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opposition from Republicans and Democrats and even maybe his own

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Defence Secretary -- this is controversial stuff. Thanks.

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The Prime Minister says the government will, after all,

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publish a detailed policy document setting out its plans

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Theresa May has been under pressure from Labour and some of her own MPs

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to lay out her plans in what's called a White Paper.

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Legislation to trigger the formal process of leaving the EU is set

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Our Deputy Political Editor John Pienaar reports.

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A once dominant PM out on his ear when Britain chose Brexit.

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David Cameron's doing charity work now, today visiting

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Are you worried about defeat Prime Minister?

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Now, his successor's got her hands full with

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And today Theresa May kept a half step ahead of her critics.

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She'd outlined her Brexit game plan in a big speech.

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And as the time came for questions...

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She had held off promising MPs a policy paper but now...

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I can confirm to the House that our plan will be set out

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in a White Paper published in this House.

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Could we know when this White Paper is going to be available to us?

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Will they withdraw the threats to destroy the social structure

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of this country by turning us into the bargain basement

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But the Prime Minister's kept the initiative and the Brexit paper

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is unlikely to tell MPs more than they know now.

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It was an easy concession for Theresa May to make but Tory MPs

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She is also keen to appear ahead of the game when she visits

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Donald Trump in the White House later this week.

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And she told MPs she won't duck policy differences.

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I'm not afraid to speak frankly to a President of the United States.

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I'm able to do that because we have that special relationship.

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MPs queued to offer issues where she could take

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He must abide by and not withdraw from the Paris

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President Trump has repeatedly said he will bring back torture

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When she sees him on Friday, will the Prime Minister make clear

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that in no circumstances will she permit Britain to be dragged

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Will the Prime Minister tell President Trump that she is not

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prepared to lower our food and safety standards or to open

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She and her government would stand their ground.

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We will put UK interests and UK values first.

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Another former Prime Minister's been in Brussels.

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Tony Blair knows getting close to the White House

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at the wrong time can end badly, and MPs on all sides are anxious

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Rescue teams in Italy have found more bodies in the ruins

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of a hotel that was struck by an avalanche last week.

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In all 24 people were killed with five

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Our Rome correspondent James Reynolds has been speaking

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to two people who survived - and they say it's

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How many of us will ever know what it's like to come back to life? On

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Saturday these two people were appalled from the hotel. The couple

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had been trapped underground for 59 hours -- were appalled. This

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afternoon we met them at home, they tell be what happened when the

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avalanche it. TRANSLATION: It felt like a bomb, I felt glass exploding

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and it felt as if an entire wall had hit me. Somewhere underneath these

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tonnes of snow and debris, they were jammed together in a tiny space.

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TRANSLATION: I looked at Vincenzo Nibali is I was panicking, the first

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thing he told me was, we have got to become. We just have to wait. I

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touched him to see if we were OK, if we were injured. We were lucky, we

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were alive. I thought we would be trapped for a week, I did not want

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to tell her. After two days rescuers made contact with them. TRANSLATION:

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When we heard a rescue it was as if an angel was talking to us. As if

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someone had come to pick us up literally from under the ground, I

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was born again. It was a miracle. I feel as if I'd been brought to the

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world for a second time. And this time not by my mum, but by God. They

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survive, but many others died. One week on, rescuers continue to search

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for those still missing under the snow. James Reynolds, BBC News,

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central Italy. The thousands who sleep

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rough on our streets - latest figures on homelessness

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in England show it's more the woman who was told to wear heels

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at work or go home, turns out

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she's far from being alone. Usain Bolt is stripped of one

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of his nine Olympic gold medals, after his teammate Nesta Carter

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was found guilty of doping, British scientists have identified

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14 new developmental They sequenced the genes

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of thousands of children with rare, undiagnosed conditions

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from across the UK. Pinpointing the genes responsible

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should lead to a greater understanding of the serious

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disorders which affect the development of the brain and body -

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and might eventually Our medical correspondent

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Fergus Walsh reports. A big moment for these two families,

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meeting for the first time. Ten-year-old Tamika and

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nine-year-old Caitlin have the same newly identified genetic condition

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called CDK 13 disorder. There are only 11

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known cases in the UK. The girls are so alike,

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they could be sisters. Living so close, we could have

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easily bumped into each other. We could have gone home

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with the wrong child. Looking at them,

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it would have been easy. It's quite amazing to finally come

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across somebody who also has a child so different to anybody else's child

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and, yet, here we are To look at them, they are

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so similar, aren't they? The developmental disorder

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affects the girls' learning Tamika has good language skills,

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Caitlin has only a few words. It definitely gives me hope that

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Caitlyn's speech will form. This is where Caitlyn and Tamika's

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genetic condition was identified, at the Wellcome Trust

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Institute near, Cambridge. They mapped their genes and found

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an identical fault in their DNA. But the mutation was not passed

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on by their parents, Each of us inherit half our DNA

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from our mother, through the egg Sometimes, when those

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genes are passed on, spontaneous mutations occur

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that cause rare developmental

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disorders in children. The older the parents,

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the more likely that is to happen. Scientists here have identified

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14 new developmental disorders calculated that one in every 300

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babies will be affected by a spontaneous

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genetic condition, In the UK, that amounts to around

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2000 children every year. The research, in the journal Nature

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provides reassurance for many families

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all over the country. The discoveries end the long odyssey

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that these parents have had trying to find the underlying cause

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of the child's condition. It provides them with the risk

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of future pregnancies. Which, for these conditions,

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is actually very low. And it provides opportunities

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for research into the causes and possible therapies

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that might be applied. Katja was told last year

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that she had not passed And that gave her confidence

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to have another child, Both families say being part of this

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research has been hugely rewarding. It's like belonging to a club

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or a new-found family. It has felt like we've been

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for the whole nine years that But, now, knowing that there

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are other families it's all changed. Laws to prevent women

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being discriminated against when it comes to dress codes at work

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aren't being enforced properly - The report was commissioned

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after a receptionist was sent home When MPs began to investigate,

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they were inundated with complaints She was told to wear

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high heels on her first day Scarlet Harris is the women's

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equality officer at the TUC. Melanie Bramwell runs

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a recruitment agency. I caught up with them to hear

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about dress code discrimination and how Nicola refused

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to toe the line. When I realised that they were

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insisting that all women wore high heels to portray their desired

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image, it made me realise that, actually, my employer didn't want me

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to just look smart and professional, they wanted me to look attractive

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and I didn't want to be seen So, Scarlet, how

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widespread is the issue? The committee found lots

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and lots of women talking about their experiences

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of being made to wear, not just high heels but a certain

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types of make up, being asked to wear sheer blouses,

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being asked to wear skirts The government said Nicola's

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dress code was unlawful, But MPs said that the law wasn't

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effective enough, leaving employers It is open to interpretation,

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as we say, the word reasonable is used there and that is

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open to interpretation. Is it so bad to ask a woman worker

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to wear a heel when we ask male I think they are two

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entirely different things. They took lots of evidence

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from women saying they were going home with bleeding feet,

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they were taking painkillers at night to be able to sleep

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because they were in so much pain from the shoes they'd been

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wearing during the day. That's just not comparable

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to wearing a tie or a suit jacket. Some might say this is all a bit

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of a storm in a teacup. They might very well do but you have

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to look at the bigger picture. It should be about choice

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there are plenty of women who like to wear heels to work

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like to wear a face full This issue, the high heel thing,

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is symbolic of a hangover from that 1950s kind of era where women

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were only seen as secretaries and receptionists and now

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we are running the companies. Let us wear what we want,

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as long as we are smart. Usain Bolt has been stripped of one

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of his nine Olympic gold medals - for the 4 by 100 metre relay

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at Beijing in 2008 - Nestor Carter tested positive

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for a banned stimulant It means Bolt no longer holds

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the accolade of having won the triple-triple -

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as Katie Gornall reports. In a sport measured

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in fractions of a second, this was an astonishing

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feat of longevity. COMMENTATOR: The triple triple!

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He's done it. Usain Bolt's nine gold

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medals at three different Now, through no fault of his own,

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that history has been tarnished. The reason lies with

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this man, Nesta Carter. Bolt's team-mate in the relay

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at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. His start propelled Jamaica both

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to gold and to a world record. But last year Carter's sample

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from these Games was retested and today he was found

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guilty of doping. Under the IOC rules the whole team

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is now disqualified. It is an outcome that Bolt

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has feared for some time. I asked him about it back in August

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in his hometown of Kingston. At any point I lose one of my gold

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medals it would be devastating. After all this hard work,

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that this would happen. But I think the sport is in a really

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bad place right now and the only It must be hard, as well,

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because the triple triple Sadly, while Usain Bolt

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stood clean, his rivals Justin Gatlin has been banned twice

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for failing drugs tests. Tyson Gay has tested positive

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for an anabolic steroid. And his fellow Jamaican Asafa Powell

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has served a six-month ban. Today, Nesta Carter was found

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to have taken the banned You can't rerun the race,

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you can't get those medals back. And in the case of Bolt,

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after what we saw in Rio, we now know that that was his last

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Olympic Games, so it has gone from those nine medals, that

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were unbelievable, to eight medals. But that is still unbelievable,

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what he achieved in his career. He will now have to hand back one

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of his precious medals, but he will still retire

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with his legacy intact. It's been a mixture of weather today

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but across the board called. This beautiful picture was sent in from

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Cornwall. I'd like to be there rather than under the foggy skies

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we've seen in the south-east of England today. This was Kettering in

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Northamptonshire. You can see where we've had cloud and where sunshine.

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This evening, there could well be some fog around. The wind lifts it

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onto the hills overnight. There could be some will fog. The wind

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will prevent a frost in most places tonight but cold air is still coming

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in. Frost quite widely in Wales and the Glens of Scotland. With thicker

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cloud and some drizzle, it could be quite icy first thing in the

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morning. Once again, ice on untreated roads and pavements. Fog

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sitting on the hills through tomorrow. But into the Peak

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District. Brighter across Scotland with some sunshine coming through

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here. A little cloudy across Northern Ireland. That wind really

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has a difference. It will pull in dry air for the South tomorrow

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afternoon. Temperatures will only get to 4 degrees. Add on the wind

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and this is how it will feel. A change in the wind direction on

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Friday. Not quite so cold. Some showers coming into the western side

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of the country. Still feeling awfully cold.

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Before we go - a look at what's coming up on the BBC News at Ten -

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we will have a special report on the increase in knife

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Scare tactics. Bigger the better. When did you start carrying knives?

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12. Abuse. Torture. My life just stopped that day.

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