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Karzai poster row bodes ill for Afghanistan

July 9, 2014 - 11:26am
Why ripping up Karzai portrait bodes ill for Afghanistan

Butler-Sloss: I won't quit inquiry

July 9, 2014 - 11:16am
Downing Street adds its backing as the retired judge appointed to chair a child abuse review rejects calls to "step down" over her family connection with a previous probe.

VIDEO: UK sold sarin ingredients to Syria

July 9, 2014 - 11:08am
UK companies were the sole supplier to Syria of three important ingredients in the production of deadly nerve agent sarin, BBC Newsnight learns.

Vatican overhauls scandal-hit bank

July 9, 2014 - 10:59am
The president of the Vatican bank is to be replaced by a French financier as part of extensive reforms to the Church's central government.