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Cameron and Clegg to hold terror talks

30 August 2014 Last updated at 15:59 IS extremists are trying to establish a “caliphate” – or Islamic state David Cameron and Nick Clegg will hold talks over the weekend to try to reach agreement on new measures to tackle … Continue reading

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Co-op Group votes through reforms

30 August 2014 Last updated at 13:54 Members of the troubled Co-operative Group have voted in favour of reforming how the business is run. The group has been in turmoil since a £1.5bn hole emerged in its finances last year, … Continue reading

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Man charged over Galloway assault

30 August 2014 Last updated at 16:31 This picture, released by Respect via Twitter, was taken before George Galloway went to hospital A man has been charged with religiously-aggravated assault after MP George Galloway attacked in a west London street. … Continue reading

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Spain search for missing Ashya King

30 August 2014 Last updated at 13:39 A picture posted on Facebook showed Ashya with his mother Naghemeh King The search for a five-year-old boy with a brain tumour, missing since being taken out of hospital by his parents against … Continue reading

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Fiat-Chrysler sees New York stock market listing on October 13

RIMINI Italy (Reuters) – Fiat-Chrysler aims to list shares in the newly merged carmaker in New York on Oct. 13, Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne said on Saturday, adding that a decision on any capital increase would be made at the … Continue reading

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Taliban suicide bombers hit Afghan intelligence agency

JALALABAD Afghanistan (Reuters) – Taliban suicide bombs hit an office of the Afghan intelligence agency in an eastern city on Saturday, killing six people, and insurgents shot dead another 11 in the west, in an upsurge of violence as foreign … Continue reading

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EU leaders to threaten extra Russia sanctions, agree new team

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union leaders are likely to threaten Russia with new sanctions over Ukraine on Saturday but, fearful of a new Cold War and self-inflicted harm on their own economies, should give Moscow another chance to make peace. … Continue reading

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Ukraine says Russian tanks flatten town; EU ready to prepare sanctions

KIEV/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Ukraine said on Saturday Russian tanks had flattened a small border town and pro-Russian rebels had made fresh gains in its east, as EU leaders signalled they were ready to prepare more sanctions on Moscow over the … Continue reading

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Missing boy’s ‘life is in danger’

29 August 2014 Last updated at 18:06 A picture posted on Facebook showed Ashya with his mother Naghemeh King The health of a five-year-old boy taken from hospital by his parents against medical advice will deteriorate rapidly as the battery … Continue reading

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IMF voices ‘confidence’ in Lagarde

29 August 2014 Last updated at 23:08 Ms Lagarde replaced Dominique Strauss-Kahn as IMF managing director in 2011 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed confidence in its leader Christine Lagarde, despite her being investigated for negligence in France. Ms … Continue reading

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