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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.

Traders angry as parade closes shops

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:41
The closure of shops in Belfast city centre during a republican anti-interment rally had a "severe impact on trade", the chamber of commerce has said.

Egypt calls for fresh Gaza ceasefire

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:37
Egypt calls on Israel and Palestinian factions to accept a proposal for a fresh 72-hour ceasefire in Gaza, beginning on Sunday evening.

VIDEO: Highlights: Arsenal 3-0 Man City

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:27
Arsenal beat Premier League champions Manchester City 3-0 to lift the Community Shield at Wembley.

Winds gusting up to 50mph expected

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:25
Winds gusting up to 50mph expected to hit as the remains of ex-hurricane Bertha continue to sweep across Wales.

Broad may wear mask in Oval Test

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:24
England's Stuart Broad may wear a protective mask to play in the final Test against India after suffering a broken nose.

Arsenal 3-0 Manchester City

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:23
Arsenal send out a statement of intent for the season as they impressively dismiss Manchester City in the Community Shield.

Liberia buckles under Ebola strain

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:19
Liberia's information minister admits that the country's health care system has been overwhelmed by the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.

Widnes Vikings 6-28 Castleford Tigers

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:13
Castleford Tigers outplay Widnes Vikings in the Challenge Cup semis to reach Wembley for the first time in 22 years.

VIDEO: Polls close in Turkey election

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:06
Voting ends in Turkey first direct presidential election, as Mark Lowen reports.

Salmond: No camp 'playing with fire'

Sun, 2014-08-10 08:02
Campaigners for the Union are "playing with fire" by attempting to block a post-independence currency deal, Alex Salmond says.

Festival closed in Bertha 'carnage'

Sun, 2014-08-10 07:50
Strong winds sweeping the country force the Boardmasters music festival to be called off.

VIDEO: Giroud nets stunning third for Arsenal

Sun, 2014-08-10 07:35
Olivier Giroud beats Man City keeper Willy Caballero with a dipping strike to make it 3-0 in the Community Shield at Wembley.

Ukraine pounds rebels in Donetsk

Sun, 2014-08-10 07:13
Ukraine's military pounds the main rebel stronghold of Donetsk city, amid reports that a humanitarian mission could be allowed in.

VIDEO: 'Disaster of amazing proportions'

Sun, 2014-08-10 06:59
Thousands of members of the Yazidi religious minority are trapped on a mountain in northern Iraq after fleeing from Islamist militants. The Telegraph's Jonathan Krohn is on the mountain.
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