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The Ukrainian government and pro-Russian rebels agree a memorandum on a peace plan for the conflict in the east of the country, at talks in Minsk.
Police make six arrests after separating groups of rival Unionist and independence supporters in George Square in the centre of Glasgow.
A British couple are reported missing off the Mexican coast after Hurricane Odile hit the country last weekend.
Leading British Muslim scholars make a direct appeal to Islamic State militants to free Alan Henning, a UK hostage threatened with death.
The European Court for Human Rights will hear Italian ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi's appeal against a fraud conviction, his lawyer says.
Six Russian fighter jets are intercepted by American and Canadian planes off the coast of Alaska on Wednesday, US defence officials confirm.
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Migrant survivors in Malta speak of horror at sea
A marriage counsellor on healing the referendum hurt
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A government immigration census in Cambodia has members of the ethnic Vietnamese community living on the Tonlé Sap river fearing for their future.
Brutal Ballet performed a Games of Thrones inspired piece at TitanCon, a science fiction and fantasy convention in Belfast.
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Why authorities refuse to ban disruptive protesters
Former El Salvador president Francisco Flores is transferred to police custody after having his house arrest revoked by a court in the capital, San Salvador.
US President Barack Obama launches the new 'It's on Us' campaign, which aims to prevent sexual assault at American universities.
The International Criminal Court orders Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to appear on 8 October, over claims his government obstructed prosecutors.
Catalonia's parliament votes to give its leader the power to call a secession consultation, a move the Spanish government has criticised.
Alex Salmond is to step down as first minister of Scotland and Scottish National Party leader after voters rejected independence in Thursday's referendum.
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