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Rosberg punished for Hamilton crash

August 29, 2014 - 9:07am
Mercedes discipline Nico Rosberg following his collision with team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the Belgian Grand Prix.
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VIDEO: Displaced and desperate: Syrians seek refuge

August 29, 2014 - 8:58am
The United Nations Refugee Agency says Syria is the "the biggest humanitarian emergency of our era", with almost half of all Syrians forced to flee their homes.
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Guinea riot over Ebola disinfectant

August 29, 2014 - 8:46am
Residents of Guinea's second-biggest city riot after the market was sprayed with disinfectant in a bid to halt the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
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Everton handed tough European draw

August 29, 2014 - 8:29am
Everton play Lille and Wolfsburg, Tottenham face Besiktas, and Celtic take on Salzburg in the Europa League group stages.
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Rosberg punished for Hamilton crash

August 29, 2014 - 8:26am
Mercedes discipline Nico Rosberg following his collision with team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the Belgian Grand Prix.
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Russia warns of Ukraine gas shortage

August 29, 2014 - 8:22am
Russia sees a risk that winter gas shortages could force Ukraine to divert supplies of Russian gas meant for EU customers.
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Swansea City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion

August 29, 2014 - 8:22am
Impressive Swansea beat West Bromwich Albion to go top of the Premier League with a third successive win.
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Tougher NFL domestic violence policy

August 29, 2014 - 8:08am
The NFL has toughened its policy on domestic violence which could lead to a lifetime ban for a second offence.
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Pakistan army to mediate in protest

August 29, 2014 - 7:21am
Pakistan's powerful army chief to mediate in deadlock between PM and two opposition figures leading huge anti-government rallies in Islamabad.
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Myanmar beauty queen loses title

August 29, 2014 - 7:02am
A Myanmar woman who won a beauty pageant in South Korea is stripped of her title after organisers claimed she was ungrateful and dishonest.
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Euro inflation nears five-year low

August 29, 2014 - 6:53am
The eurozone inflation rate falls to 0.3% in August, near a five-year low, adding to fears of a deflationary spiral in the region.
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Ivory Coast risk disqualification

August 29, 2014 - 6:46am
Ivory Coast will be disqualified from the Nations Cup if they forfeit their Sierra Leone qualifier over Ebola fears.
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Biggest Japan defence budget sought

August 29, 2014 - 6:45am
Japan's defence ministry has requested its biggest ever budget amid severe tensions with China over a maritime dispute in the East China Sea.
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Ukraine 'to seek Nato membership'

August 29, 2014 - 6:39am
Ukraine's PM says he will ask MPs to put the country on course for Nato membership, as the alliance discusses the crisis.
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Has the humble password had its day?

August 29, 2014 - 6:33am
What new techs can reliably establish our identities?
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Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff

August 29, 2014 - 6:31am
Malaysia Airlines is to cut 6,000 staff as part of recovery plan after being hit by two air disasters this year.
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Libya PM resigns amid power struggle

August 29, 2014 - 6:18am
Abdullah al-Thinni steps down as Libya's prime minister in a bid to end the power struggle dividing the country.
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Sunni rebels 'ready to turn on Islamic State'

August 29, 2014 - 6:14am
Sunni rebels who helped Islamic State signal readiness to revolt
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UN demands peacekeepers' release

August 29, 2014 - 6:00am
The UN calls for their "immediate release" of 43 Fijian peacekeepers in the Syrian Golan Heights, captured by an armed group.
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Abusers 'brazenly targeted girls'

August 29, 2014 - 5:55am
An ex-care worker in Rotherham, where 1,400 girls were sexually exploited, says men collected victims as young as 11 from a children's home.
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