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NHS becomes referendum battleground

Sat, 2014-08-16 15:10
The health service becomes a key battleground in the Scottish independence campaign as the Tories accuse the SNP of a "smear campaign".

My SMS relationship with al-Shabab

Sat, 2014-08-16 15:07
Getting text messages in bed - from al-Shabab

A country where toilet paper is rarer than partridge

Sat, 2014-08-16 15:03
A country where toilet paper is rarer than partridge in brine

US-Kurdish bid to retake Mosul dam

Sat, 2014-08-16 14:16
Kurdish troops backed by US air strikes battle to retake Mosul dam from Islamic State fighters in Iraq as reports of new atrocities emerge.

Texas governor vows to fight charges

Sat, 2014-08-16 14:00
Texas Governor Rick Perry vows to fight an indictment against him for abuse of power, which he has dismissed as a politicised "farce".

VIDEO: Refugees' 'despair and anger' at IS

Sat, 2014-08-16 13:42
Humanitarian aid is being distributed to hundreds of thousands of Yazidi people, fleeing Islamic militants in Northern Iraq.

No transfers fallout with Pulis - Parish

Sat, 2014-08-16 13:34
Crystal Palace co-chairman Steve Parish says ex-manager Tony Pulis did not leave because of a transfers dispute.

'World Cup memories stay forever'

Sat, 2014-08-16 13:09
Former players send out inspirational messages as England prepare for the Rugby World Cup final against Canada.

'Suicidal woman' refused abortion

Sat, 2014-08-16 12:38
A "suicidal" woman gives birth by caesarean section in the Republic of Ireland after her request for a termination under the country's new abortion law was refused.

Robson lets golden chance go begging - Agnew

Sat, 2014-08-16 12:35
England's opener missed the opportunity to prove he can succeed in Test cricket on the second day at The Oval, says Jonathan Agnew.

Van Gaal endures Man Utd debut to forget

Sat, 2014-08-16 11:56
Defeat by Swansea is a harsh reminder for new Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal of the challenge he faces.

Arsenal 2-1 Crystal Palace

Sat, 2014-08-16 11:16
Aaron Ramsey scores in stoppage time as title contenders Arsenal come from behind to beat managerless Crystal Palace.

Silva 'to run' for Brazil president

Sat, 2014-08-16 11:00
Former Brazilian Environment Minister Marina Silva agrees to run as the Socialist Party's presidential candidate after Eduardo Campos's sudden death, an adviser says.

Kenya to deny entry to Ebola states

Sat, 2014-08-16 10:35
Fears over the spread of the deadly Ebola virus prompt Kenya to close its borders to travellers from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

VIDEO: WW1 memorial to honour Wales' fallen

Sat, 2014-08-16 10:30
About 1,000 people gather to see the unveiling of a lasting monument to Welsh soldiers who died in World War One in Flanders.

England tighten grip over India

Sat, 2014-08-16 10:27
Joe Root's unbeaten 92 helps England open up a commanding first-innings lead of 237 over India in the final Test.

Barkley could be 'out for five months'

Sat, 2014-08-16 10:06
England midfielder Ross Barkley could be out injured for up to five months, says Everton boss Roberto Martinez.

Man dies after 35 found in container

Sat, 2014-08-16 09:54
A man dies as 35 people, including children, are found after screaming was heard from a shipping container at Tilbury Docks in Essex.

Big protest march reaches Islamabad

Sat, 2014-08-16 09:54
A big anti-government protest led by politician Imran Khan and cleric Tahirul Qadri gathers in Islamabad, in an attempt to force the PM to quit.

Spate of graffiti attacks in Lisburn

Sat, 2014-08-16 09:49
Two Catholic churches and a war memorial on the outskirts of Lisburn, County Antrim, are damaged in a spate of sectarian attacks.
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