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UKIP defends 'Hitler speech' MEP

Sat, 2014-08-09 19:40
UKIP defends one of its MEPs, who allegedly advised prospective party candidates to learn from the speaking style of Adolf Hitler.

VIDEO: A look inside Greenpeace ship

Sat, 2014-08-09 18:10
A Greenpeace ship impounded by Russia has returned to the Netherlands almost a year after it was stormed by Russian security forces.

VIDEO: Arctic Greenpeace boat welcomed home

Sat, 2014-08-09 18:01
A Greenpeace ship, impounded in Russia for months after a protest over oil drilling, has returned to her home port in the Netherlands.

Ukraine president weighs aid mission

Sat, 2014-08-09 17:11
Ukraine's president says he is ready to consider a humanitarian aid mission into rebel-held areas of the east, but only under strict conditions.

Denmark's homeless 'swap the streets for the pitch'

Sat, 2014-08-09 16:53
How football is helping Denmark's homeless

Brain injury woman publishes diary of steps to recovery

Sat, 2014-08-09 16:44
Brain injury woman publishes diary of steps to recovery

WWI 'viral hit' marks centenary

Sat, 2014-08-09 16:29
A marching song which became an iconic hit during World War One is being re-launched as a video to mark the centenary of the conflict.

Jobs programme age limit extended

Sat, 2014-08-09 16:03
The age limit for a government-funded employment programme is extended from 24 to 30.

Readers pick women for the dollar

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:57
Readers say which women they want to see on the US dollar

How many people infected with ebola die?

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:56
The WHO says that "up to 90%" of people with ebola die - but how meaningful is this figure?

Darling expects debate 'this month'

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:52
Alistair Darling, the leader of the Better Together campaign, says he expects to debate with Alex Salmond again before the end of the month.

VIDEO: Denmark's homeless 'swap streets for pitch'

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:46
How football can help improve the life expectancy of socially disadvantaged groups.

McIlroy leads into US PGA final round

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:45
Rory McIlroy maintains a one-shot advantage after day three of the US PGA, with Austria's Bernd Wiesberger his nearest rival.

Venezuela to close border at night

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:33
Venezuela says it will close its border with Colombia each night from Monday to try to curb large-scale smuggling of petrol and food.

VIDEO: Venice cruise ship ban to go ahead

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:17
Italy is going ahead with plans to ban large cruise ships from the centre of Venice, to protect the medieval floating city from potential damage.

VIDEO: UK fishery suffers from Russia sanctions

Sat, 2014-08-09 15:08
A Russian ban on food imports from a number of Western countries hits the frozen fish industry in Scotland, which counts Russia as one of its most important customers.

UK aid deliveries in Iraq 'imminent'

Sat, 2014-08-09 14:31
The RAF will drop humanitarian aid supplies in northern Iraq for the foreseeable future, the foreign secretary says.

Tibet bus plunge kills tourists

Sat, 2014-08-09 13:53
A bus carrying Chinese tourists crashes into two other vehicles and plunges off a 10m cliff in Tibet, killing 44 people, state media say.

Moeen makeover at heart of revival - Agnew

Sat, 2014-08-09 13:22
Moeen makeover at heart of revival, says Jonathan Agnew

Thousands in UK march to support Gaza

Sat, 2014-08-09 13:04
Tens of thousands of people march in support of Gaza in central London, as a charity appeal in the UK raises £4.5m in less than 24 hours.
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