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Arab states back US push against IS

September 11, 2014 - 7:14pm
Ten Arab states, including Saudi Arabia, agree to rally with the US in tackling the threat posed by Islamic State jihadists.

Does Obama need Congress to hit IS?

September 11, 2014 - 7:08pm
Does US president have the authority to strike IS?

US waits for global dairy dance to stop

September 11, 2014 - 7:03pm
International intrigue behind soaring US dairy prices

'Nothing ruled out' over Syria - UK

September 11, 2014 - 6:50pm
UK air strikes against Islamic State in Syria have not been ruled out, Number 10 says, after the foreign secretary earlier said Britain would not take part.

McIlroy three adrift in Tour finale

September 11, 2014 - 6:26pm
Rory McIlroy retains hope of winning the FedEx Cup after finishing the Tour Championship first round three shots off the lead.

Emerging bloc may challenge Western plans

September 11, 2014 - 5:37pm
Lyse Doucet on emerging bloc's challenge to West

VIDEO: Kerry: Coalition ready to take on IS

September 11, 2014 - 5:35pm
US Secretary of State John Kerry tells the BBC's Barbara Plett-Usher that his country and its Mid-East allies are ready to counter the threat of Islamic State.

Argentina defies US court in debt row

September 11, 2014 - 3:57pm
Argentina's Congress passes a bill designed to defy a US court ruling that pushed the country into default in July

'Welbeck did not score enough'

September 11, 2014 - 1:59pm
Louis van Gaal says Danny Welbeck was sold to Arsenal because he did not score enough goals for Manchester United.

Royal hoax call nurse 'very upset'

September 11, 2014 - 1:31pm
A nurse found dead after answering a prank call to a hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated was "very upset" afterwards, an inquest hears.

Catalans rally for independence vote

September 11, 2014 - 1:25pm
Thousands of Catalans rally in Barcelona demanding a referendum on independence from Spain, with many energised by Scotland's vote next week.

Catalans rally for independence vote

September 11, 2014 - 1:25pm
Thousands of Catalans rally in Barcelona demanding a referendum on independence from Spain, with many energised by Scotland's vote next week.

Pistorius cleared of murder charges

September 11, 2014 - 1:16pm
The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial rules out murder, but leaves it to Friday to announce whether the athlete is guilty of culpable homicide.

Portugal coach Bento leaves role

September 11, 2014 - 1:09pm
Portugal coach Paulo Bento leaves his role by mutual consent after the shock 1-0 defeat at home to Albania last week.

Portugal coach Bento leaves role

September 11, 2014 - 1:09pm
Portugal coach Paulo Bento leaves his role by mutual consent after the shock 1-0 defeat at home to Albania last week.

RBS confirms 'Yes' vote London move

September 11, 2014 - 1:04pm
RBS confirms it will relocate its registered headquarters to London if Scotland votes for independence next week, but says it has no intention to move jobs or operations.

VIDEO: Pistorius verdict: Key moments so far

September 11, 2014 - 12:22pm
The judge in the trial of Oscar Pistorius has ruled out murder charges but has postponed a possible verdict of culpable homicide until Friday.

RadioShack in bankruptcy warning

September 11, 2014 - 12:12pm
US electronics retailer RadioShack says that it is in talks to restructure the firm but warns that if an investment is not secured soon, it could be forced to declare bankruptcy.

Russia warns US on Syria strikes

September 11, 2014 - 11:36am
Russia warns that US air strikes against Islamic State militants in Syria would be a "gross violation" of international law.

Spurs owners deny takeover rumours

September 11, 2014 - 11:13am
Tottenham Hotspur's owners deny press speculation of a takeover amid delays over the construction of their new stadium.