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‘Urgent’ call for obesity taskforce

31 August 2014 Last updated at 03:14 Health leaders are calling for an emergency taskforce to be set up to tackle childhood obesity in England. In an open letter to the chief medical officer for England, Prof Dame Sally Davies, … Continue reading

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‘Urgent’ call for obesity taskforce

31 August 2014 Last updated at 03:14 Health leaders are calling for an emergency taskforce to be set up to tackle childhood obesity in England. In an open letter to the chief medical officer for England, Prof Dame Sally Davies, … Continue reading

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Cameron welcomes EU chief’s pledge

31 August 2014 Last updated at 02:41 Donald Tusk will give up his job as prime minister of Poland David Cameron has welcomed a commitment by the new president of the European Council to reach a deal with the UK … Continue reading

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Cameron welcomes EU chief’s pledge

31 August 2014 Last updated at 02:41 Donald Tusk will give up his job as prime minister of Poland David Cameron has welcomed a commitment by the new president of the European Council to reach a deal with the UK … Continue reading

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Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman

31 August 2014 Last updated at 04:37 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Rona Fairhead has a strong business and media background and inside experience of politics, as David Sillito reports Rona Fairhead, the former head of … Continue reading

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Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman

31 August 2014 Last updated at 04:37 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Rona Fairhead has a strong business and media background and inside experience of politics, as David Sillito reports Rona Fairhead, the former head of … Continue reading

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Missing Ashya King found in Spain

31 August 2014 Last updated at 01:10 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. A video clip was posted by Naveed King on YouTube which appears to show Brett King and Ashya before they were found in Spain … Continue reading

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Missing Ashya King found in Spain

31 August 2014 Last updated at 01:10 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. A video clip was posted by Naveed King on YouTube which appears to show Brett King and Ashya before they were found in Spain … Continue reading

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Iraqi and Kurdish forces bid to break Islamic State siege of town

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi army and Kurdish forces closed in on Islamic State fighters on Saturday in a push to break the Sunni militants’ siege of the Shi’ite town of Amerli, army sources said. Two officers said Iraqi troops, militia … Continue reading

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Iraqi and Kurdish forces bid to break Islamic State siege of town

BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Iraqi army and Kurdish forces closed in on Islamic State fighters on Saturday in a push to break the Sunni militants’ siege of the Shi’ite town of Amerli, army sources said. Two officers said Iraqi troops, militia … Continue reading

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