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Call to double monitors in Ukraine

March 6, 2015 - 5:01pm
Russia and Germany call for the number of OSCE observers monitoring a truce in eastern Ukraine to rise from 500 to 1,000.

CIA director orders major overhaul

March 6, 2015 - 4:56pm
CIA director John Brennan says he has ordered one of the biggest structural reorganisations in the US spy agency's history.

Ward wins epic to give GB 2-0 lead

March 6, 2015 - 4:53pm
A thrilling James Ward comeback gives Great Britain a 2-0 Davis Cup lead over the United States in a mammoth tie in Glasgow.

Sinn Féin 'could be biggest party'

March 6, 2015 - 4:45pm
The deputy first minister tells the Sinn Féin Ard Fheis that he wants his party to be the biggest in Ireland, north and south of the border.

'No restrictions' on Ebola nurse

March 6, 2015 - 4:12pm
The Scottish nurse who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone is free to continue working while under investigation, regulators rule.

Doctor feared Harrison Ford fireball

March 6, 2015 - 4:10pm
The doctor who pulled US actor Harrison Ford from the wreck of a plane crash says he feared a fireball from the aircraft's leaking fuel.

Tanzania rounds up 32 witchdoctors

March 6, 2015 - 4:03pm
Tanzanian police arrest 32 witchdoctors as part of the country's campaign to halt the murder of albinos for their body parts.

Evans denies spitting charge

March 6, 2015 - 3:45pm
Manchester United defender Jonny Evans denies an FA charge for allegedly spitting at Newcastle's Papiss Cisse.

US adds 295,000 jobs in February

March 6, 2015 - 3:29pm
The US economy adds 295,000 jobs in February, while the unemployment rate fell to 5.5% from 5.7%, Labor Department figures show.

Man charged with wedding murder

March 6, 2015 - 3:27pm
Police investigating the killing of a man who was shot at a wedding in County Fermanagh last month charge a second man with murder.

Greens need luck to achieve goals

March 6, 2015 - 3:17pm
The Greens want to tax and spend more and get Labour to do it too

Snowden yearns for Switzerland move

March 6, 2015 - 3:14pm
The fugitive US intelligence contractor Edward Snowden tells a Swiss audience he would love to get asylum in Switzerland.

TV election debates 'will go ahead'

March 6, 2015 - 3:06pm
Broadcasters say they will proceed with plans for three TV election debates, despite David Cameron saying he will only take part in one.

VIDEO: IS destroys ancient Assyrian city

March 6, 2015 - 2:43pm
Officials say Islamic State fighters have looted and bulldozed ancient art and sculptures in the Assyrian city of Nimrud, which dates back to the 13th Century BC.

S Sudan talks failure 'unacceptable'

March 6, 2015 - 2:41pm
Mediators in peace talks between South Sudan's government and rebels have said the sides' failure to reach a deal is morally and politically "unacceptable".

Canada gunman's video lists motives

March 6, 2015 - 2:32pm
In a newly-released video made by Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, the gunman who carried out attacks in Canada last year blames its foreign policy.

Johnson-Thompson wins pentathlon

March 6, 2015 - 2:09pm
Katarina Johnson-Thompson breaks the British record as she claims the European Indoor pentathlon title in Prague.

Warning of heavy rain and flooding

March 6, 2015 - 1:54pm
The Met Office issues an amber "be prepared" weather warning for areas surrounding Loch Ness and a yellow warning for other parts of Scotland.

VIDEO: 'He was stooped over and in distress'

March 6, 2015 - 1:48pm
The surgeon who treated Harrison Ford at the scene of his plane crash has explained what happened amid fears the plane could have exploded.

'Forced Santa' wins Dow Jones fight

March 6, 2015 - 1:38pm
A middle-aged Dow Jones accountant who said he was forced to dress up as Father Christmas and branded an "old buffer" wins his unfair dismissal case.