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Ebola screening begins at Heathrow

Tue, 2014-10-14 07:32
Passengers arriving at Heathrow airport from Ebola-affected countries have been screened by health officials for symptoms of the virus.

No fourth term, says Evo Morales

Tue, 2014-10-14 07:27
Bolivian leader Evo Morales says he will not run for a fourth term as president in 2020, as exit polls suggest he has been re-elected for a third time.

Turkish jets bomb Kurdish PKK rebels

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:45
Turkish warplanes bomb Kurdish rebels near the Iraqi border, in the first major air raid since the PKK declared a ceasefire in 2013.

VIDEO: Unseen Titanic images go on show

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:45
Previously unseen pictures of the ill-fated Titanic have gone on display in Belfast, the city where she was built and launched.

VIDEO: SNP: Scotland vote 'spat' on England

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:44
Pete Wishart says the debate on more powers for the Scottish government is being turned into a spat on English laws.

AUDIO: New pension rules explained

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:13
Ros Altman, the government's tsar for older people, explains proposed changes to pensions rules.

VIDEO: N Korean TV reports Kim appearance

Tue, 2014-10-14 04:01
North Korean state television reports on what is though to be leader Kim Jong-un's first public appearance after a five-week absence.

VIDEO: Confusion over Thai murder trial

Tue, 2014-10-14 02:08
A plea to postpone the start of the pre-trial hearings of two Burmese men charged with the murder of two UK tourists in Thailand has been rejected.

Walking Dead breaks cable TV record

Tue, 2014-10-14 00:49
The fifth series opener of US drama The Walking Dead is watched by 17.3 million people, breaking cable viewing records.

Viewpoint: Time to devalue Islamic State hostage 'tools'

Tue, 2014-10-14 00:36
Could change of tactics save lives of IS captives?

A perverse shadow-banking fix?

Mon, 2014-10-13 23:42
Regulator runs risk in trying to curb shadow banking

VIDEO: N Korea leader 'appears in public'

Mon, 2014-10-13 22:21
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has made his first public appearance since 3 September, the country's official news agency says.

VIDEO: MH17 passengers' luggage recovered

Mon, 2014-10-13 21:27
Luggage belonging to some of the passengers who were on board the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 has been recovered from the crash site.

Ebola 'could lead to failed states'

Mon, 2014-10-13 11:34
The Ebola epidemic threatens the "very survival" of societies and could lead to failed states, the World Health Organization (WHO) warns.

VIDEO: World conker champions crowned

Mon, 2014-10-13 11:25
Computer programmer John Doyle beat off stiff competition from 176 people to take the the title in the 48th World Conker Championships.

US braces for more Ebola infections

Mon, 2014-10-13 11:17
US public health workers "would not be surprised" to see additional Ebola infections among hospital staff, a senior US official says.

Oman 0-3 Uruguay

Mon, 2014-10-13 10:51
Luis Suarez scores his first Uruguay goals since the World Cup finals and his biting ban in a 3-0 friendly win over Oman.

MPs debate Palestinian statehood

Mon, 2014-10-13 10:51
Recognising Palestine as a state would be a "symbolically important" step towards peace, MPs are told.

Homes evacuated in Derry bomb alert

Mon, 2014-10-13 10:40
A number of homes are evacuated due to a security alert in the Ballyarnett area of Londonderry.

VIDEO: Mussels 'threat to UK waterways'

Mon, 2014-10-13 10:34
Scientists are warning that an army of shrimps and mussels from Turkey and Ukraine is poised to invade Britain's waterways and kill off native species.

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