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Scottish independence: David Cameron 'emotional and nervous' ahead of referendum

David Cameron is feeling “emotional and nervous" ahead of the forthcoming referendum on Scottish independence, but remains confident Scots will vote against leaving the UK. Current ...

One in five pet shop puppies fall ill with deadly virus within six months

Puppies bought from pet shops are falling ill with canine parvovirus, with one in five contracting the life-threatening disease within six months, according to new ...

New heart drug LCZ696 could reduce heart failure deaths by 20%, scientists say

A new drug believed to cause a 20 per cent reduction in heart failure deaths could present a “major advance” in treatment. The clinical trial of ...

Ebola virus: Five co-authors of latest study on outbreak died before research was published

Five co-authors of the latest study on Ebola were killed by the virus before their research was published, highlighting the huge risks undertaken by those ...

Ebola outbreak: Five co-authors of latest study killed by virus before research was published

Five co-authors of the latest study on Ebola were killed by the virus before their research was published, highlighting the huge risks undertaken by those ...

Baby dies after allegedly being left in car by parent who went to work

A 16-month-old child has died after it was forgotten by one of its parents and left in a car for several hours, a Swiss prosecutor ...

Murder probe after man is fatally stabbed on Portobello Road

A man in his Fifties has died after being stabbed on one of London’s most iconic and busy streets. The unknown victim was attacked at around ...

Drama graduate, 22, killed by train while attempting to retrieve dog from level crossing

A 22-year-old aspiring actress was tragically killed by an oncoming train after she went onto a level crossing to retrieve a dog. Yasmin Jones, a drama ...

Ukraine crisis: Military claims 'Russian tanks have destroyed virtually every house' in Novosvitlivka

Russian tanks have "destroyed virtually every house" in the town of Novosvitlivka near Luhansk, Ukraine's military has said, as the EU considers fresh sanctions against ...

George Galloway attacked: Respect MP leaves hospital after being attacked by man 'shouting about the Holocaust'

George Galloway has been released from hospital after suffering a suspected broken jaw and rib in a violent street attack. A man allegedly punched him after ...

Argentina may change its capital city from Buenos Aires, says president

President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner announced this week she is considering a proposal from Congress to move the Argentina’s capital from Buenos Aires to Santiago ...

Sir David Mitchell dead: Former Conservative MP and minister dies aged 86

Sir David Mitchell, a former Conservative minister and the father of current MP Andrew Mitchell, has died aged 86 following a long illness. Sir David was ...

Fort Hood gunman Nidal Hasan 'writes letter to Isis' asking to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The US military psychiatrist who was sentenced to death for the Fort Hood shooting rampage has reportedly written a letter to the leader of the ...

Fort Hood gunmen Nidal Hasan 'writes letter to Isis' asking to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The US military psychiatrist who was sentenced to death for the Fort Hood shooting rampage has reportedly written a letter to the leader of the ...

Burnley vs Manchester United team news: Angel Di Maria starts for Louis van Gaal's

Louis van Gaal will hand Angel Di Maria his Manchester United debut at Turf Moor. LIVE: Follow all the action from Manchester United vs BurnleyThe Dutch ...

'We love you so much': Video of brother of missing Ashya King emerges

An emotional video of the brother of the seriously ill missing boy has emerged, recorded just hours after the five-year-old was first diagnosed with cancer ...

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt wedding: Actress's pro-Israel father Jon Voight was 'not invited' to the private nuptials in France

Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s wedding was probably one of the most eagerly anticipated high profile nuptials since those that cared about the royal wedding ...

Douglas Carswell: Nigel Farage warns more Tories could defect over Cameron's 'open-door immigration'

Nigel Farage has predicted other Tory and Labour MPs could defect to Ukip over the impact of “open-door immigration” should Douglas Carswell win the Clacton ...

MND sufferer Stephen Hawking does ice bucket challenge with a twist

So far, the ice bucket challenge has raised over £3million for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA), and now Stephen Hawking, a well-known sufferer, has ...

Stephen Hawking, MND sufferer, does ice bucket challenge with a twist

So far, the ice bucket challenge has raised over £3million for the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MNDA), and now Stephen Hawking, a well-known sufferer, has ...

Malaysia Airlines to axe 6,000 jobs in radical restructuring

Malaysia Airlines is set to slash 6,000 jobs and stop trading as a public-listed company in a major structuring in an effort to stay afloat ...

Joan Rivers hospitalised in critical condition: Melissa Rivers thanks fans for 'outpouring of support' as she gives update

Melissa Rivers, the actress daughter of caustic comedienne Joan Rivers, has thanked fans for their messages of support after her mother was hospitalised in a ...

Change he believes in: Obama's new suit choice takes more slack than his policies

Russia invades Ukraine, Isis rampages through the Middle East. President Barack Obama had a lot to comment on as his international policy of "reflection then action" ...

Ukraine crisis: Nato images show Russian soldiers, artillery and armoured vehicles in 'military operations' in eastern Ukraine

Satellite images showing Russian forces engaged in military operations inside Ukraine with tanks and sophisticated weaponry have been released by Nato. A convoy of Russian armed ...

WWE legend Jake 'The Snake' Roberts hospitalised after double pneumonia left him in a coma

Jake 'The Snake' Roberts, the veteran star of WWE, was left in a coma after he was hospitalised with double pneumonia. According to a report ...

Parents delighted as baby gives thumbs up on ultrasound

It might not be a very scientific indication of how an unborn baby is doing, but it must be quite reassuring all the same when ...

Isis 'A Message in Blood' video shows beheading of Kurdish man in Iraq

Isis has released a video apparently showing the beheading of a Kurdish man in Iraq as a warning to Kurds fighting the group in the ...

Ashya King missing: Police hunt five-year-old boy with brain tumour snatched from Southampton hospital by his parents

A major police hunt has been sparked after a seriously ill five-year-old boy with a brain tumour was snatched from hospital by his parents and ...

Police in race against time to find seriously ill boy

A major police hunt has been sparked after a seriously ill five-year-old boy with a brain tumour was snatched from hospital by his parents and ...

Tesco slashes dividend in fresh profit warning

Supermarket giant Tesco has issued a profit warning and rushed in its new boss Dave Lewis as it battles against declining sales. Dave Lewis, who was due ...

Steven Sotloff's mother appeals to Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi to free her son in video

The mother of American journalist Steven Sotloff has released a video pleading with the leader of the Islamic State (Isis) to spare her son’s life. ...

Solange and Jay Z lift incident was a 'Jedi mind trick' to sell tour tickets, Beyonce's father Mathew Knowles suggests

The Beyonce and Jay Z ‘divorce’ rumour mill has been working at serious speed the last few months after CCTV footage of her sister lashing ...

La Tomatina 2014: Spanish town hosts 'world's biggest food fight'

The scene of a small town in Spain awash with tomato-juice drenched semi-naked individuals has now become an annual internet ritual. La Tomatina is held in ...

Tiffany beats as sales shine brighter

US jewellery group Tiffany & Co posted forecast beating earnings yesterday with a 16 per cent jump in net profit to $124.1m. The brand, famous for ...

Hello Kitty is not a cat after all

Stop everything right now. Hello Kitty is not a cat. She’s a girl called Kitty White. Confused? We are too. The revelation comes from Sanrio, the ...

Kim Jong-un 'is a Manchester United fan', has ordered state TV to show their matches

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has today been outed as a Manchester United fan, a bizarre allegiance given his fondness for unwavering success. Whether it's his ...

Ailiana Tsarnaeva: Sister of accused Boston marathon bombers arrested after bomb threat

The sister of the suspected Boston marathon bombers was arrested yesterday for allegedly making a bomb threat, New York City police have said. Ailina Tsarnaeva, 24, ...

Italy's Deputy Senate Speaker who compared country's first black minister to an 'orang-utan' claims he is 'cursed' by African spirits after spell of bad luck

The senior politician who caused outrage by comparing Italy’s first black minister to an orang-utan, now claims he is under siege from vengeful African spirits. Deputy ...

Russian T-72 tank in eastern Ukraine 'shows Russia is supplying arms to rebels', says strategy experts

Experts at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) say they have identified a Russian tank among a separatist column in eastern Ukraine, which they ...

Russian tank in eastern Ukraine 'shows Russia is supplying arms to rebels', says strategy experts

Experts at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) say they have identified a Russian tank among a separatist column in eastern Ukraine, which they ...

IISS experts say Russian tank in eastern Ukraine 'shows Russia is supplying arms to rebels'

Experts at the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) say they have identified a Russian tank among a separatist column in eastern Ukraine, which they ...

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Scottish independence: David Cameron 'emotional and nervous' ahead of referendum

David Cameron is feeling “emotional and nervous" ahead of the forthcoming referendum on Scottish independence, but remains confident Scots will vote against leaving the UK. Current ...

One in five pet shop puppies fall ill with deadly virus within six months

Puppies bought from pet shops are falling ill with canine parvovirus, with one in five contracting the life-threatening disease within six months, according to new ...

New heart drug LCZ696 could reduce heart failure deaths by 20%, scientists say

A new drug believed to cause a 20 per cent reduction in heart failure deaths could present a “major advance” in treatment. The clinical trial of ...

Ebola virus: Five co-authors of latest study on outbreak died before research was published

Five co-authors of the latest study on Ebola were killed by the virus before their research was published, highlighting the huge risks undertaken by those ...

Ebola outbreak: Five co-authors of latest study killed by virus before research was published

Five co-authors of the latest study on Ebola were killed by the virus before their research was published, highlighting the huge risks undertaken by those ...

Baby dies after allegedly being left in car by parent who went to work

A 16-month-old child has died after it was forgotten by one of its parents and left in a car for several hours, a Swiss prosecutor ...

Murder probe after man is fatally stabbed on Portobello Road

A man in his Fifties has died after being stabbed on one of London’s most iconic and busy streets. The unknown victim was attacked at around ...

Drama graduate, 22, killed by train while attempting to retrieve dog from level crossing

A 22-year-old aspiring actress was tragically killed by an oncoming train after she went onto a level crossing to retrieve a dog. Yasmin Jones, a drama ...

Ukraine crisis: Military claims 'Russian tanks have destroyed virtually every house' in Novosvitlivka

Russian tanks have "destroyed virtually every house" in the town of Novosvitlivka near Luhansk, Ukraine's military has said, as the EU considers fresh sanctions against ...

George Galloway attacked: Respect MP leaves hospital after being attacked by man 'shouting about the Holocaust'

George Galloway has been released from hospital after suffering a suspected broken jaw and rib in a violent street attack. A man allegedly punched him after ...