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Kenya leader's ICC trial shelved

Fri, 2014-09-05 06:38
Prosecutors at the International Criminal Court ask for the case against Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to be adjourned indefinitely.

Why benefit bill may become law

Fri, 2014-09-05 06:19
Lib/Lab alliance on reversing benefit cuts will chill Tory spines

US adds 142,000 jobs in August

Fri, 2014-09-05 05:56
The US economy added 142,000 jobs in August, latest figures reveal, less than expected partially as a result of a supermarket strike.

Dissident 'footsoldier' jailed

Fri, 2014-09-05 04:47
A 21-year-old man from Londonderry is jailed for five years after pleading guilty to possession of guns and explosives.

Tributes paid to comedian Rivers

Fri, 2014-09-05 03:31
Famous faces remember comedian and TV host Joan Rivers, who has died in New York at the age of 81.

Day in pictures: 5 September 2014

Fri, 2014-09-05 03:29
News images from around the world: 5 September

Taking your one shot

Fri, 2014-09-05 03:02
How athletes deliver during their moment of truth

Afghan election audit completed

Fri, 2014-09-05 02:30
An audit of votes from Afghanistan's disputed presidential poll has been completed, officials say, but results will not be made public for days.

Blue whale numbers bounce back

Fri, 2014-09-05 02:11
Researchers believe that California blue whales have recovered in numbers and the population has returned to sustainable levels.

AUDIO: Michael Palin on his new published diaries

Fri, 2014-09-05 02:04
The Monty Python star on his latest volume of published diaries.

VIDEO: App 'combats stress' of autistic users

Fri, 2014-09-05 00:13
A prototype smartphone app records and responds to the social anxiety experienced by autistic users.

Hopes rise for Ukraine peace deal

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:58
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko expresses careful optimism that a deal can be agreed with Russia to end fighting in the east of his country.

PM warning over terrorist ransoms

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:48
David Cameron tells fellow Nato leaders they should not pay ransoms to kidnappers, as the UK seeks ways to free a Briton held by militants.

Police shoot man dead in London

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:33
Police shoot dead a man who was threatening a woman with a knife at a house in north London.

'Zero tolerance' on driving offences

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:29
Police in Northern Ireland announce a zero-tolerance crackdown on a range of motoring offences in response to a rise in road deaths in the region.

Federer comeback beats Monfils

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:25
Roger Federer fights back from two sets down against Gael Monfils to win a thrilling five-set US Open quarter-final in New York.

'Horror in the suburbs' - front pages

Thu, 2014-09-04 21:12
The reported beheading of a grandmother in north London leads some papers, while others suggest the UK is preparing for war against Islamic State militants.

Australia defends asylum-seeker care

Thu, 2014-09-04 20:59
Australian minister defends medical care given to an asylum seeker who activists say has been declared brain dead, after he cut his foot.

Toronto Film Festival kicks off

Thu, 2014-09-04 20:48
Robert Downey Jr drama The Judge opens the 39th Toronto International Film Festival in Canada, where 300 films will be screened over 11 days.

US vets find 43 socks in sick dog

Thu, 2014-09-04 19:59
US veterinary surgeons operating on a sick dog discover the cause of their patient's malaise - 43 and a half socks.

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