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Russia aid convoy at Ukraine border

Sun, 2014-08-17 06:19
The first lorries from a Russian aid convoy to eastern Ukraine reach the border in a separatist-controlled area, but it is not known if it will cross over.

Tear gas fired after Missouri curfew

Sun, 2014-08-17 06:12
US police fire tear gas to disperse protesters who defied a curfew in the St Louis suburb where a black teenager was shot dead by police.

Big Hong Kong rally for government

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:45
Thousands of government supporters rally in Hong Kong to protest against a civil disobedience campaign demanding greater democratic reforms.

'Concern' over denied abortion case

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:42
The Irish justice minister says she is "concerned" about a woman and baby at the centre of a controversy over the state's new abortion legislation.

Gaza peace talks resume in Cairo

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:27
Peace talks on ending the Gaza conflict resume in Cairo a day before the current ceasefire is set to expire.

Thousands of revellers at V Festival

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:21
Some 270,000 revellers attend V Festival at its twin sites on the Staffordshire-Shropshire border and in Essex.

Leading historian backs Yes campaign

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:20
The leading Scottish historian, Sir Tom Devine, announces he is now planning to vote "Yes" in the independence referendum.

Rocker sorry for depression remarks

Sun, 2014-08-17 05:09
Kiss singer and bassist Gene Simmons apologises for "spur of the moment" remarks about people who suffer from depression.

Oil and gas prospects to be examined

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:29
The Scottish government is to team up with industry and academics to examine the prospects of finding oil and gas to the west of Scotland.

What future for Gaza's children?

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:26
What does the future hold for the children of Gaza?

Richard III 'drank a bottle a day'

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:18
Research into Richard III's bones and teeth reveals the last Plantagenet king drank about a bottle of wine a day in the last years of his reign.

England ready for World Cup final

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:03
England aim to end a run of three straight defeats in Women's Rugby World Cup finals when they meet Canada in Paris on Sunday.

Police quizzing container survivors

Sun, 2014-08-17 04:03
Police are questioning some of the people found inside a shipping container at a busy port, as they continue to investigate the death of one man.

Brook wants to set up Khan fight

Sun, 2014-08-17 03:43
Kell Brook has targeted a fight against Amir Khan after becoming the IBF welterweight champion by beating Shawn Porter.

Emmys honour Uzo Aduba and Sherlock

Sun, 2014-08-17 03:13
Actress Uzo Aduba, TV host Jimmy Fallon and BBC drama Sherlock are among the main winners at the Creative Arts Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

VIDEO: Bishop criticises PM's Iraq response

Sun, 2014-08-17 03:11
The Bishop of Manchester has criticised Prime Minister David Cameron's response in Iraq, saying that the lives of Christians and other civilians there are being put at risk.

Alcohol tax urged to fund abstinence

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:57
A new tax on alcohol to fund abstinence-based treatment is among a number of measures to tackle drink and drug addiction recommended by a think tank.

I needed more time at Man Utd - Moyes

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:41
David Moyes believes he was not given enough time before being sacked as manager of Manchester United.

40 jobs at risk at Homebase store

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:33
Around 40 jobs at Homebase in Llandudno are at risk after the company announced it was considering closing the store.

Murder arrest as woman found dead

Sun, 2014-08-17 02:29
A man is arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman is found dead following reports of a domestic incident.
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