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VIDEO: 'Mr Nobody' ups UKIP offer to £1m

Wed, 2014-10-01 09:10
Former Conservative supporter Arron Banks has announced that he will donate £1m to UKIP.

Record haul-out for Pacific walrus

Wed, 2014-10-01 09:04
Tens of thousands of Pacific walrus have been photographed moving ashore in northwest Alaska.

Iran filmmakers back nuclear deal

Wed, 2014-10-01 09:01
Six prominent Iranian filmmakers launch a campaign urging world powers to agree a permanent solution to the dispute over Iran's nuclear programme.

Cameron pledges tax cuts 'for 30m'

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:57
David Cameron says a future Conservative government would cut taxes for thirty million people as he delivers his party conference speech.

PM: referendum 'was nerve-wracking'

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:57
The prime minister admits the week leading up to the referendum on Scottish independence was the most nerve-wracking of his life.

Ex-ministers attack M4 relief road

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:49
Two former environment ministers criticise Welsh government plans for an M4 relief road south of Newport.

'Pardew can handle Magpies pressure'

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:48
Alan Pardew can handle the pressure at Newcastle despite calls for him to leave the club, say two former team-mates.

Sainsbury results spark shares fall

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:46
Sainsbury's shares close down 7% as supermarket price wars prompt its third consecutive quarterly sales fall.

Sites vie for European Mars landing

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:42
The European Space Agency produces a list of four possible locations on Mars where it could send a rover in 2018.

Begg freed after charges dropped

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:39
Ex-Guantanamo Bay detainee Moazzam Begg is freed from prison after prosecutors drop seven terror charges saying "new material" had emerged.

UK's Lord Hill meets his EU critics

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:29
Lord Hill tells EU why he's the man to oversee banks

Rare leopard reared in bathroom

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:27
A rare clouded leopard is hand-reared in the bathroom of a zookeeper after being abandoned by its mother.

Karadzic takes blame for Serb crimes

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:21
Radovan Karadzic sums up his defence, saying he takes "moral responsibility" for crimes committed by Bosnian Serbs but denying he ordered killings.

New Nato chief urges Russian rethink

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:19
The new Nato chief, Jens Stoltenberg, says the alliance wants constructive ties with Russia - but Russian policy in Ukraine must change.

Family appeal over Syria case teen

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:18
The family of a missing 15-year-old girl who is feared to have travelled to Syria make an appeal for her return.

UK legalises music and film ripping

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:11
The UK makes it legal to make duplicates of media files for personal use, but will still allow companies to add copy-protection code.

Congo ex-fighters 'starve in camp'

Wed, 2014-10-01 08:04
More than 100 demobilised militia fighters and their relatives die from hunger and disease in an army camp in DR Congo, according to a rights group.

'Racist' Banksy mural destroyed

Wed, 2014-10-01 07:50
A Banksy mural showing a group of pigeons holding anti-immigration banners is destroyed after a complaint the work was "racist".

Kissinger 'considered Cuba strikes'

Wed, 2014-10-01 07:49
US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger wanted to "smash Cuba" by air strikes nearly 40 years ago, newly disclosed government documents show.

Fresh strikes around key Syrian town

Wed, 2014-10-01 07:31
US-led forces carry out air strikes on Islamic State militants battling Kurdish fighters around the northern Syrian border town of Kobane.
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