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  • 30 August 2014

    David Cameron is to push for harsher sanctions against Russia after it was accused of deploying more than 1,000 troops and an arsenal of weapons into Ukraine.

  • 30 August 2014

    THE captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized in April killing around 300 people told a court yesterday he was just following practice in not making safety checks before the vessel set off.

  • 30 August 2014

    CHINA is investigating a member of its top legislature, the country's corruption watchdog revealed yesterday, the latest high-profile official to be targeted in a government campaign to stamp out graft.

  • 30 August 2014

    SENEGAL, a major hub for the business and aid community in West Africa, became the region's fifth country to confirm a case of Ebola on Friday after a student arrived from neighbouring Guinea carrying the disease.

  • 30 August 2014

    Pakistan's prime ­minister, weakened by weeks of opposition protests calling for his resignation, has distanced himself from an army move to intervene in the crisis, saying he was not turning to the military for help to defuse the stand-off.

  • 30 August 2014

    Three million Syrian ­refugees have registered in neighbouring countries, but many remain trapped by the advance of Islamist ­militants or are having ­difficulty in reaching open border crossings, the United Nations said.

  • 29 August 2014

    When is an invasion not an invasion?

  • 29 August 2014

    BOSTON Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's sister has been arrested and accused of having threatened to blow up a woman who has had a previous relationship with her boyfriend.