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Unity government 'to return to Gaza'

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 10:22
Palestinian negotiators in Cairo say they have agreed a "comprehensive" deal for a national unity government to take responsibility for running Gaza.

VIDEO: Apple update blocks calls facility

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 10:20
Apple has apologised after an update to its mobile operating system left some owners of its new iPhones unable to make or receive calls.

Victoria Beckham's new job at UN

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 10:08
Victoria Beckham missed the opening of her first clothing store to attend press conference at United Nations.

VIDEO: Cameron 'embarrassed' by Queen comment

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 10:07
The Prime Minister says he will apologise to the Queen in person for saying that she "purred" down the phone when he told her Scotland had rejected independence.

US hits IS oil targets in Syria

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:53
The US-led coalition targets oil refineries controlled by Islamic State militants in Syria while Kurdish forces battle them on the ground.

Sierra Leone widens Ebola quarantine

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:52
Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma widens a quarantine to include another one million people in an effort to curb the spread of Ebola.

Europe ready for Ryder Cup defence

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:50
Holders Europe will start as favourites against the United States when the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles starts on Friday.

VIDEO: Flea beetles surge as bees protected

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:39
Farmers warn oil seed rape crops are being destroyed because of a ban on a pesticide brought in to protect bees.

Rouhani criticises West's 'blunders'

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:18
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani addresses the UN in New York, saying that a solution to the threat from Islamic State militants must come from within the region.

US: No evidence of subways plot by IS

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:17
US officials say they have no indication of a plot by Islamic State militants to attack underground rail systems in the US and Paris, as claimed by the Iraqi PM.

Brown and Hosie in SNP deputy bids

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:07
Keith Brown and Stewart Hosie formally put their names forward as candidates for the deputy leadership of the SNP.

McIlroy faces Mickelson in fourballs

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 09:01
World number one Rory McIlroy is pitted against American Phil Mickelson in the opening fourballs of the Ryder Cup.

Robinson - critics in DUP 'lemmings'

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:58
DUP leader Peter Robinson calls critics within his party "people with the strategic vision of a lemming".

LaBeouf runs 'marathon' for art

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:54
Hollywood actor Shia LaBeouf runs 144 laps around a museum in Amsterdam in what has been described as a conceptual art performance.

Obama Calls On International Community To Fight Ebola

NPR News - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:54

The president warned that the U.S. alone could not halt the epidemic and that without more help to stop the disease, hundreds of thousands of people could die.

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V&A acquires Peter Brook archive

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:47
The Victoria & Albert Museum Museum in London acquires the archive of theatre director Peter Brook.

Arrest as student found dead in flat

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:45
Police investigating the death of a student nurse in a flat in Londonderry appeal for help in tracing her movements after she left a nightclub in the city.

Lancs-Middlesex set for tense finale

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:41
Lancashire will survive in Division One and relegate Middlesex if they beat their closest rivals on Friday.

Liverpool under FFP investigation

BBC - Thu, 2014-09-25 08:38
Liverpool are one of seven European clubs being investigated by Uefa for possible breaches of Financial Fair Play rules.
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