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IS accused of Iraq ethnic cleansing

10 hours 15 min ago
Amnesty International says it has proof Islamic State militants have launched a campaign of ethnic cleansing against minorities in northern Iraq.

Children 'damaged' by legal aid cut

10 hours 21 min ago
Children are being damaged by the rising number of estranged couples representing themselves in family court battles, a former judge claims.

VIDEO: Free hot meals for primary pupils

10 hours 38 min ago
Pupils up to the age of seven in England will be entitled to a free hot school lunch from this week, when most schools re-open for the new term.

Man dies in Carryduff house fire

10 hours 39 min ago
A man in his 90s dies in house fire in Carryduff, on the outskirts of Belfast.

Motorists warned of Nato disruption

10 hours 40 min ago
Motorists have been warned to expect increased traffic disruption in south Wales as world leaders begin arriving for the Nato summit in Newport.

Japan tackles dengue fever outbreak

10 hours 51 min ago
Japan is battling its first outbreak of dengue fever in almost 70 years, with at least 22 people confirmed as being infected.

Stabbing stalker in sentence appeal

11 hours 36 min ago
A stalker who subjected a Devon woman to a campaign of intimidation before stabbing her in Exeter, is trying to have his life sentence for attempted murder overturned.

Terror plan 'rehash of old policies'

11 hours 52 min ago
A former terror suspect criticises government anti-terrorism plans as "rehashing of old policies" which will "disenfranchise" UK Muslims.

Rapist driver crime details revealed

12 hours 9 min ago
Details are revealed of an offence committed by a convicted rapist, who was later employed as a Milton Keynes taxi driver.

US attacks al-Shabab in Somalia

12 hours 37 min ago
The US military says it carried out a military operation against al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab militants in Somalia.

China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute

14 hours 13 min ago
China's museum boom hatches roast duck tribute

Falcao caps record summer spending

14 hours 15 min ago
Radamel Falcao's loan move to Manchester United was the major deadline day signing as summer spending hits a record £835m.

British activist in Thailand trial

14 hours 27 min ago
A British activist who campaigns for better labour conditions is set to go on trial in Thailand charged with criminal defamation.

Embarking on the path to jihad

14 hours 43 min ago
How Americans join the fight in Syria

Premier League clubs' spending spree

14 hours 49 min ago
Premier League clubs have been on a player buying spree, with spending at £835m, as the end of the transfer window passes.

Does the rest of UK care if Scotland goes?

14 hours 55 min ago
Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?

How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?

15 hours 6 min ago
How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?

Falcao to Man Utd: Galactico or panic buy?

15 hours 20 min ago
"Where is Falcao going to fit in? Well, who cares, just let him score goals" - Phil Neville on Man Utd's loan signing.

Anti-euro party shakes up German politics

15 hours 30 min ago
Anti-euro but pro-EU party shakes up German politics

Musician Watt makes non-fiction list

15 hours 36 min ago
Everything But The Girl musician Ben Watt is announced as part of the 15-strong longlist for the Samuel Johnson Prize for non-fiction.