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Iran woman's hanging draws protests

Sat, 2014-10-25 08:19
Iran hangs a woman who killed a man she said was trying to sexually abuse her, drawing protests from human rights groups and western countries.

Britain must pay EU bill, says MEP

Sat, 2014-10-25 08:05
The rest of Europe expects the UK to settle a £1.7bn EU budget demand "and that's that", a vice president of the European Parliament has said.

Protesters scuffle at N Korea border

Sat, 2014-10-25 08:04
Scuffles break out as South Korean residents try to prevent activists sending balloons into the North carrying anti-government leaflets.

Pellegrini remains calm after defeat

Sat, 2014-10-25 07:39
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini plays down the damage of a defeat at West Ham to his side's league title defence.

Peer condemns 'chronic underfunding'

Sat, 2014-10-25 07:32
Successive UK governments are responsible for the "deliberate" and "chronic underfunding" of Welsh public services, says former Plaid Cymru leader Lord Wigley.

Cream bassist Jack Bruce dies, aged 71

Sat, 2014-10-25 07:22
Scottish musician Jack Bruce, the bassist and singer with 1960s supergroup Cream, dies aged 71, his publicist confirms.

Ebola outbreak cases pass 10,000

Sat, 2014-10-25 07:00
The number of cases in the Ebola outbreak passes 10,000, with 4,922 deaths, the World Health Organization's latest report says.

Weather warning over heavy rain

Sat, 2014-10-25 06:30
An amber weather warning is issued for the west Highlands and the Western Isles for Sunday and Monday.

RAF pilot training boost welcomed

Sat, 2014-10-25 06:21
The move to bring basic pilot training for the RAF and Royal Navy to Anglesey is warmly welcomed by island economic development portfolio holder.

Mass protest over Italy job reforms

Sat, 2014-10-25 06:04
A mass protest is held in the Italian capital, Rome, against Prime Minister Matteo Renzi's plans for labour market reform.

Fourth Portsmouth man killed in Syria

Sat, 2014-10-25 05:52
A fourth man from Portsmouth who went to fight in Syria for Islamic State is believed to have been killed.

VIDEO: Gun battles on streets of Lebanon

Sat, 2014-10-25 05:48
Lebanese army forces and Sunni Islamist militants, thought to be linked to Islamic State, have been involved in intense fighting in the country's second city, Tripoli.

VIDEO: Dangers of doping in rugby union

Sat, 2014-10-25 05:00
A year ago, rugby player Sam Chalmers' world collapsed after he admitted using prohibited substances.

Attacks 'threaten Egypt's existence'

Sat, 2014-10-25 04:03
Egypt faces an existential threat from jihadists, the president says, after at least 31 soldiers are killed in two attacks in the Sinai peninsula.

Case unfairly politicised says Adams

Sat, 2014-10-25 03:48
The case of Belfast woman Maíria Cahill has been unfairly politicised, says Sinn Féin President Gerry Adams.

VIDEO: One killed in US school shooting

Sat, 2014-10-25 03:40
One person was shot dead and four students wounded in a school by a student who then took his own life, police in the US state of Washington say.

Vietnam tycoon arrested for 'fraud'

Sat, 2014-10-25 01:42
One of Vietnam's richest men, Ha Van Tham, is arrested by police on suspicion of lending fraud, authorities say.

Students fined over sexist chants

Sat, 2014-10-25 01:31
A number of students are fined following an investigation after footage emerged of a group chanting about violence and necrophilia.

AUDIO: Is technology killing old loved books?

Sat, 2014-10-25 01:07
Josh Spero, author of Second Hand Stories and editor of Spear's Magazine, and the author Erica Wagner, a former literary editor of the Times mull the question of high tech and old books.

AUDIO: Ebola health worker's audio diary fears

Sat, 2014-10-25 01:06
Dr Geraldine O'Hara, an infectious diseases specialist from Huddersfield, has recorded a series of audio diaries while she is in Sierra Leone.

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