Images from the Scottish independence referendum
Councils in England are calling for an urgent meeting of a constitutional convention to consider the wider impact of the Scottish referendum.
The campaign to keep Scotland in the UK takes the most votes so far in the independence referendum, as counting continues across the country.
Security is being upgraded at the Australian parliament following "chatter" suggesting extremists could target it for attack, the PM says.
London firm batting for fallen Uzbek first daughter
Research that investigated why bananas are slippery when you step on them wins one of this year's Ig Nobel prizes.
Police investigate allegations of 10 cases of suspected electoral fraud at various polling stations around Glasgow.
The High Court is due to decide whether to allow a challenge to rules that determine whether victims of domestic abuse get legal aid in family cases.
More than 400 people have been evacuated from Serbian towns because of flooding following heavy rainfall in the east of the country.
The UN Security Council declares the Ebola outbreak in West Africa a threat to international peace and security.
Chinese online giant Alibaba prices its shares $68 ahead of the start of trading on Friday, making it one of the biggest stock market listings ever.
The first result in the Scottish independence referendum is announced, with most people voting "No" in Clackmannanshire by 54% to 46%.
Western powers tell Iran that it must step up its co-operation with the world's nuclear watchdog if it wants a deal to ease sanctions.
Recognising the land rights of local people could provide cost-effective protection for many of the world's tropical forests, a report says.
Vigilante groups in Mexico's Baja California Sur state set up patrols to try to stop looting in the aftermath of hurricane Odile.
The human eye has inspired physicists to create a processor that can analyse particle collisions 400 times faster than currently possible.
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President Barack Obama has given his support to the visiting Petro Poroshenko, describing himself as a "strong friend" to Ukraine's leader.
President Obama says Congress's backing for his $500m plan to aid moderate Syrian rebels shows that the US is united against Islamic State.
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