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Russia 'must boost Crimea forces'

Tue, 2014-09-16 08:38
Russia needs to boost forces in Crimea because of the Ukraine crisis and a foreign military build-up, Russia's Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu says.

MTV EMA 2014 nominations announced

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:50
Katy Perry and Ariana Grande are up for the most awards at this year's ceremony in Glasgow, this November.

Day in pictures: 16 September

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:49
Striking images from around the world taken over the past 24 hours

Is Ilham Tohti friend or foe of China?

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:42
Prominent Uighur academic goes on trial in China

UN calls for $1bn to fight Ebola

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:41
UN says it needs $1bn to fight "unparalleled" Ebola outbreak.

Anguish of UK hostage's friends

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:37
Friend of British hostage Alan Henning say they have been 'hit hard' by his kidnapping by Islamic State militants.

Waiting in dark for killers to come

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:34
Hiding in the dark during Algerian gas plant attack

Injured Clarke out of Pakistan ODIs

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:28
Australia will be without captain Michael Clarke for their three one-day internationals against Pakistan in the UAE.

Tardy ex-minister chased off plane

Tue, 2014-09-16 07:17
Irate passengers prevent a senior Pakistani politician from boarding a flight, after they were kept on board for two hours until he arrived.

Russian rouble falls to new low

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:57
The Russian rouble falls to a new all-time low against the US dollar amid concerns about the effect of sanctions on the country's economy.

Ukraine rebels to get self-rule

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:52
Ukrainian MPs adopt a law granting special status to rebel-controlled regions in the east and an amnesty for rebel fighters.

Sighting of missing girl's rucksack

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:18
Police investigating the disappearance of schoolgirl Alice Gross say there has been a new sighting of her rucksack.

Thai woman in crocodile pit suicide

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:15
A 65-year-old woman from Bangkok has killed herself by jumping into a pit of crocodiles at a reptile farm, police say.

Pakistan name Afridi as T20 captain

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:15
All-rounder Shahid Afridi is reappointed as Pakistan's Twenty20 captain - three years after he was sacked from the role.

Hamilton & Rosberg 'like enemies'

Tue, 2014-09-16 06:12
Mercedes boss Toto Wolff reveals to Andrew Benson the extent of the rivalry between team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

Police to probe actress handcuffing

Tue, 2014-09-16 05:57
Police in Los Angeles are conducting an internal investigation over accusations officers violated a US actress's rights by handcuffing and detaining her.

PCC resigns over child abuse scandal

Tue, 2014-09-16 05:52
South Yorkshire's Police and Crime Commissioner Shaun Wright resigns over the Rotherham child abuse scandal.

'One dead' in Copenhagen shooting

Tue, 2014-09-16 05:51
One person has been shot dead and another wounded at a court building in Copenhagen, Danish police say.

Radisson halts Vikings sponsorship

Tue, 2014-09-16 05:36
Hotel chain Radisson suspends sponsorship of NFL team the Minnesota Vikings after one of its players was charged with child abuse.

French PM faces confidence vote

Tue, 2014-09-16 05:19
Prime Minister Manuel Valls will try to persuade France's National Assembly to back his deeply unpopular government, in a key vote of confidence.