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EU sets Russia sanctions ultimatum

Sun, 31/08/2014 - 12:10am
The EU gives Russia one week to reduce its military involvement in Ukraine or face new sanctions, as Ukraine's leader talks of the "point of no return".

The jihadi issue and a Clacton electoral "bloodbath" - the papers

Sun, 31/08/2014 - 12:10am
Many papers discuss the UK's response to the threat posed by returning jihadi fighters, and there is a prediction of a good night for UKIP in the Clacton by-election.

'Slow progress' in Iraq Amerli push

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 10:52pm
The Iraqi army, Shia militias and Kurdish fighters are reported to be making slow progress in breaking the siege of the Amerli town in the north.

Costa must learn respect - Martinez

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 10:45pm
Everton boss Roberto Martinez says Chelsea's Diego Costa must learn the "ethics and culture" of British football after his side's 6-3 win.

Roma 2-0 Fiorentina

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 10:36pm
Ashley Cole makes his Roma debut as they begin the new Serie A season with a hard-fought win against Fiorentina.

First openly gay NFL player dropped

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 10:03pm
Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the National Football League, fails to make the final roster for the St Louis Rams.

Murray into US Open fourth round

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 9:44pm
Andy Murray sees off Russia's Andrey Kuznetsov in four sets to reach the last 16 of the US Open in New York.

Sixteen injured in Pakistan clashes

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 9:35pm
Police in Islamabad fire tear gas at anti-government protesters marching on the official residence of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Visa delay hits Rojo's Man Utd debut

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 9:25pm
Marcos Rojo's Manchester United debut is being held up by a four-year-old claim he rowed with a neighbour in Argentina.

El Salvador gangs re-launch truce

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 8:45pm
Leaders of five of El Salvador's powerful gangs say they will stop attacking police and military in a bid to re-launch a gang truce agreed two years ago.

US TV host found murdered at home

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 8:14pm
A US television host and former Suffolk dance school teacher was shot dead by his son-in-law at his home in Louisiana, local police say.

Everton 3-6 Chelsea

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 8:05pm
Diego Costa scores twice as Chelsea win a nine-goal thriller against Everton to keep up their 100% start to the season.

Cook defends England's ODI approach

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 8:01pm
England captain Alastair Cook defends his team's tactics after a second successive heavy defeat in the one-day series with India.

Ukraine near 'point of no return'

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 7:19pm
Ukraine's president says his country is "close to a point of no return - full scale-war", as the EU discusses more sanctions against Russia.

The questions Van Gaal must answer

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 6:28pm
With two days to go until the transfer window closes, Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has plenty to ponder, says Phil McNulty.

Manchester City 0-1 Stoke City

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 6:22pm
Mame Biram Diouf's superb solo strike gives Stoke City a shock victory over Manchester City at a stunned Etihad Stadium.

Glover and Stanning relieved to win

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 6:04pm
Helen Glover and Heather Stanning describe winning their first World Championship gold medal together as a "relief".

Swansea City 3-0 West Bromwich Albion

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 5:58pm
Impressive Swansea beat West Bromwich Albion to go top of the Premier League with a third successive win.

PSNI: Car attacks were hate crimes

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 5:58pm
Police say they are treating an arson attack on two cars in Dunmurry as a hate crime.

India beat England to take 2-0 lead

Sat, 30/08/2014 - 5:56pm
India beat England by six wickets at Trent Bridge to take a 2-0 lead in the one-day series with two games left.

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