Two British medical students have been stabbed to death in Borneo after getting into an argument in a bar. Neil Dalton and Aidan Brunger, both 22 and in their fourth year at Newcastle University, were on the Indonesian island on attachment to a hospital in the city of Kuching. Police said they were attacked and killed in the street by a gang of four local men. Full story >>
A placement is a temporary job that is part of a course of study and that gives you experience of the work you hope to do at the end of the course. The American word is internship. • She's just finished a three-month placement with the BBC.