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Iraq approves Australia anti-IS unit

Sun, 2014-10-19 10:11
Australia closes a deal to allow 200 special forces into Iraq to train local troops to fight against Islamic State, after a month-long legal row.

Leinster 25-20 Wasps

Sun, 2014-10-19 10:10
Christian Wade's dazzling solo try is not enough for Wasps as Leinster hit back to win their European Rugby Champions Cup match.

VIDEO: Belfast memorial for Ian Paisley

Sun, 2014-10-19 09:32
Family and colleagues paid tribute to the former first minister of Northern Ireland, Dr Ian Paisley at his memorial service which was held in Belfast's Ulster Hall on Sunday.

VIDEO: Floods rip through Tenerife streets

Sun, 2014-10-19 09:21
Local media say five people have died after two and a half hours of heavy rain on the islands of Tenerife and La Gomera.

Alan Henning balloon release tribute

Sun, 2014-10-19 08:39
More than 100 yellow balloons are released and a football match is held in memory of murdered British hostage Alan Henning.

Ebola nurse Pooley back in Africa

Sun, 2014-10-19 07:19
William Pooley, the British nurse who contracted Ebola while volunteering in West Africa, returns to Sierra Leone to work at a hospital.

Sinden honoured at theatre awards

Sun, 2014-10-19 07:04
Actor Sir Donald Sinden is honoured posthumously at the UK Theatre Awards with an accolade named after fellow actor knight Sir John Gielgud.

Paisley 'cast influential shadow'

Sun, 2014-10-19 06:57
Former first minister Ian Paisley "cast an influential shadow over three generations", guests at a memorial service in Belfast are told.

VIDEO: Cliff diving champions crowned

Sun, 2014-10-19 05:51
There were spectacular scenes in Yuctan, Mexico, this Saturday for the final event of the 2014 Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series.

All nations 'have a stake' in Ebola

Sun, 2014-10-19 05:06
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf says all nations have a stake in the fight against Ebola, which "respects no borders".

VIDEO: The quest for an Ebola vaccine

Sun, 2014-10-19 03:01
Authorities in West Africa are struggling to deal with the Ebola outbreak which has already claimed thousands of lives in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.

'Share money from economic growth'

Sun, 2014-10-19 02:54
Public services need their "fair share" of money from economic growth if they are to continue to be affordable in the future, the health minister says.

VIDEO: 'I'd be lost without poetry'

Sun, 2014-10-19 02:41
Writer and broadcaster Clive James talks about his new volume of essays and how poetry helps him deal with his terminal cancer.

Cutty Sark deck damaged in blaze

Sun, 2014-10-19 02:30
Famous 19th Century ship Cutty Sark is damaged in a fire in London.

VIDEO: 'Foreign activity' in Swedish waters?

Sat, 2014-10-18 23:31
Sweden has boosted its military presence in the Stockholm Archipelago, amid rising tension between Russia and Scandinavian countries over the Ukraine crisis.

VIDEO: Bermuda cleans up after Gonzalo

Sat, 2014-10-18 23:19
Bermudans are clearing up after a direct hit from Hurricane Gonzalo left a trail of damage in its wake on the tiny Atlantic territory.

Internet trolls and obesity fight - the papers

Sat, 2014-10-18 21:13
Tougher new sanctions against internet trolls, and NHS staff leading the way on obesity, feature on the front pages.

Pharmacies 'could save NHS £1bn'

Sat, 2014-10-18 21:02
Treating common ailments like coughs and colds at community pharmacies could save the NHS over £1bn a year, the Royal Pharmaceutical Society claims.

Evans rape inquiry fast-tracked

Sat, 2014-10-18 20:33
An inquiry into the rape conviction of footballer Ched Evans is to be fast-tracked by the body that examines potential miscarriages of justice.

VIDEO: Ebola: Cuba to send medics to Africa

Sat, 2014-10-18 19:54
Cuba's former President Fidel Castro says his country will send almost 300 extra doctors and nurses to Africa.

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