US President Barack Obama accuses Russia of being responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine, as Nato prepares to hold an emergency meeting.
A bitter feud which has rocked the Plymouth University boardroom will be raised with the government, an MP confirms.
Officials say there will be no charges following an incident in which a nine-year-old girl fatally shot a gun range instructor.
Five hundred people will learn tomorrow if they have won the chance to vent their frustration at world leaders over the global citizens stalemate over climate policy.
An extremely rare Galapagos tortoise thought to be 100 years old has been given a new home at a zoo in Ohio.
The defection of Conservative MP Douglas Carswell to UKIP dominates front pages, which also report the wedding of Brad Pitt and Angeline Jolie.
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An Indian activist thought to have died in a car fire is found alive in Bangalore and accused by police of faking his death over a woman.
Japan's economy shows signs of stagnation and weakness as households spent less and factory output stays flat in July.
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Police in northern Brazil say they are in the process of dismantling one of the country's biggest environmental criminal gangs.
Forty-three UN peacekeepers are being held by an armed group in the Syrian Golan Heights, amid heavy fighting between rebels and the army.
Labour groups opposed to Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner stage a second general strike this year and claim success.
As a youth football coach, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford allegedly threatened a teacher and made players roll in goose droppings, newly released documents say.
Andy Murray makes short work of German qualifier Matthias Bachinger as the Briton advances to the US Open third round.
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Dozens of Syrian army soldiers appear to have been killed by Jihadist militants from Islamic State (IS), activists say.
Previously confidential files reveal concerns over Margaret Thatcher's commitment to the Anglo Irish Agreement, two weeks before it was signed.