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VIDEO: Models shake up Hungry Ghost festival

Sun, 2014-08-10 14:48
A fashion designer in Hong Kong has challenged traditional ways to celebrate the Hungry Ghost Festival.

Iraqi Kurds ask for arms to fight IS

Sun, 2014-08-10 14:39
The leader of Iraq's Kurds, Massoud Barzani, appeals for weapons to help fight IS militants, who are threatening Kurdish areas in northern Iraq.

Hunt for schoolgirl missing with man

Sun, 2014-08-10 14:22
Police are searching for a 15-year-old girl last seen on the Isle of Wight in the company of a 33-year-old man.

Three-day ceasefire begins in Gaza

Sun, 2014-08-10 14:02
A three-day truce comes into effect between Israel and the Palestinians in Gaza, after a day of intense diplomacy in Egypt.

VIDEO: New truce agreed in Gaza conflict

Sun, 2014-08-10 13:30
Israel and Palestinian factions accept a fresh 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, clearing the way for more talks in Egypt.

RFL to investigate crowd incident

Sun, 2014-08-10 13:13
The Rugby Football League will investigate the incident involving fans on the pitch at Sunday's Challenge Cup semi-final.

Erdogan wins Turkey presidency

Sun, 2014-08-10 12:52
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wins his country's first direct presidential election, promising a period of "social reconciliation".

Marquez wins record 10th race in row

Sun, 2014-08-10 12:41
Marc Marquez wins his 10th MotoGP in a row, equalling Mick Doohan's record, to continue his 100% record in 2014.

Boxing's Maloney reveals gender change

Sun, 2014-08-10 12:23
The former boxing promoter, Frank Maloney, reveals he is undergoing gender reassignment and now lives as a woman called Kellie.

In search of Obama's Iraq strategy

Sun, 2014-08-10 12:17
Does Obama have a long term strategy, asks Nick Childs

Radwanska beats Venus to clinch title

Sun, 2014-08-10 11:19
Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska wins her 14th career title at the Rogers Cup in Montreal, beating Venus Williams 6-4 6-2.

Samsung faces Asian mobile rivals

Sun, 2014-08-10 10:59
Xiaomi and Micromax outsell global giant Samsung

US PGA final round resumes after rain

Sun, 2014-08-10 10:40
The US PGA Championship final round has resumed after a delay of one hour 50 minutes due to a waterlogged course at Valhalla.

Pellegrini hopeful of title defence

Sun, 2014-08-10 10:37
Boss Manuel Pellegrini is confident Manchester City can retain the Premier League despite their Community Shield defeat.

VIDEO: At the 'final front line' in Iraq

Sun, 2014-08-10 10:31
US forces carry out strikes around the Kurdish controlled city of Irbil, where thousands of Christians have taken refuge.

Heavy rain and wind cause disruption

Sun, 2014-08-10 10:25
Storms and heavy rain cause disruption across Britain as the remnants of what was Hurricane Bertha sweep across the country.

UK to 'step up' aid drops to Iraq

Sun, 2014-08-10 09:29
The UK is to "step up" aid supplies and send more "humanitarian advisers" to parts of Iraq under threat from Islamist militants, Downing Street says.

Wiggins in 125-mile London bike race

Sun, 2014-08-10 09:17
Sir Bradley Wiggins was among the star names taking part in a 125-mile cycle race from London's Olympic Park, amid warnings of storms and heavy rain.

Four released over GBH attack on man

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:54
Four teenagers arrested over an attack which left an 18-year-old man with a broken jaw and a fractured eye socket are released on bail pending further inquiries.

'Lucky escape' after tree hits taxi

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:51
Two people have a lucky escape after strong winds bring down trees in East Yorkshire hitting roofs and a taxi.
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