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China warns of Hong Kong 'meddling'

Sat, 2014-08-30 06:35
China warns foreign countries against "meddling" in Hong Kong's politics ahead of a crucial announcement on the territory's election process.

VIDEO: Pickleball: A sport for all ages

Sat, 2014-08-30 06:20
Pickleball is a racquet sport that combines badminton, tennis and table tennis.

George Galloway leaves hospital

Sat, 2014-08-30 05:32
George Galloway leaves hospital after being treated for injuries he suffered in an attack that his spokesman believes was prompted by the MP's views on Israel.

EU mulls fresh response to Russia

Sat, 2014-08-30 04:58
EU leaders are to meet in Brussels to consider how to respond to Russia following accusations that its troops are fighting inside Ukraine.

Philippine Syria troops 'attacked'

Sat, 2014-08-30 04:54
A group of Philippine peacekeepers trapped by rebels in the Syrian Golan Heights are "under attack", the Philippine defence minister says.

Man Utd agree fee with Ajax for Blind

Sat, 2014-08-30 04:32
Netherlands international Daley Blind is set to become Manchester United's fifth summer signing after a fee is agreed with Ajax.

Missing Ashya King 'may be in Spain'

Sat, 2014-08-30 04:30
A five-year-old boy with a brain tumour, missing since being taken out of hospital by his parents against medical advice, may be in Spain, Hampshire Police say.

Lesotho army 'seizes key buildings'

Sat, 2014-08-30 03:43
Military units in Lesotho have seized the police headquarters in a possible coup attempt, officials in the southern African mountain kingdom say.

Lib Dems pledge paternity leave hike

Sat, 2014-08-30 03:34
The Liberal Democrats are to pledge giving fathers an extra four weeks' paternity leave in their manifesto for the general election.

MH17 crash: Briton's body identified

Sat, 2014-08-30 03:15
The Foreign Office confirms the body of John Alder, one of 10 Britons killed in the Malaysia Airlines crash, has been identified.

Cameron and Clegg to hold terror talks

Sat, 2014-08-30 02:55
David Cameron and Nick Clegg are to meet for talks to try to reach agreement on new measures to tackle the threat posed by Islamist extremists.

Rescuers free Nicaraguan miners

Sat, 2014-08-30 02:00
Most of 24 gold miners trapped underground in northern Nicaragua since Thursday have been rescued, officials say.

Rogue landlords 'must face crackdown'

Fri, 2014-08-29 23:01
Housing experts are calling for minimum standards in the private rental market to prevent landlords from exploiting vulnerable tenants.

EU leaders to decide top jobs

Fri, 2014-08-29 22:40
Leaders of the EU's 28 states are heading to Brussels for a special Saturday summit to decide who will fill two of Europe's top jobs.

Jews 'forced' from Guatemala village

Fri, 2014-08-29 21:38
Some 230 members of an Orthodox Jewish group begin leaving a village in western Guatemala after a bitter row with the local indigenous community.

The Victorian pig singing competition

Fri, 2014-08-29 21:18
The bizarre tale of the pig singing competition

The makeover that's divided a nation

Fri, 2014-08-29 21:00
The multi-million dollar makeover that's divided a nation

Italy lawyers urged to work faster

Fri, 2014-08-29 20:55
Italian PM Matteo Renzi announces measures to quicken the pace of the country's notoriously slow justice system to help the struggling economy.

Texas abortion provisions struck down

Fri, 2014-08-29 20:32
A US judge strikes down part of a Texas abortion law that would have closed more than a dozen clinics.

Ecuador to bring in digital currency

Fri, 2014-08-29 19:44
Ecuador says it will introduce the world's first digital currency issued by a central bank and it will go into circulation in December.

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