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Alan Henning's wife has described the British hostage as a "peaceful and selfless man" & his work in Syria is "an act of sheer compassion"
Thai police say DNA taken from the body of British tourist Hannah Witheridge who was murdered in Thailand matches that of two Asian men
Metropolitan Police says it has made largest deployment of assets in search for missing schoolgirl #AliceGross since the 7/7 investigation
Former PM Gordon Brown says he'll ensure promises made to #Scotland on more powers after #indyref will be kept & timetable will be delivered
Reuters: Turkish President reportedly says release of 49 hostages seized in Iraq was part of "pre-planned operation" by Turkish intelligence
#France has destroyed an Islamic State (#IS) logistics depot in its first airstrikes against the militant group in #Iraq. President #FrancoisHollande said Rafale fighter jets, accompanied by support planes, "entirely destroyed" the depot in the north of the country. #skynewsbreak #breakingnews #wor
#AlexSalmond is standing down as #Scotland's #FirstMinister and #SNP leader after his dream of an independent country was shattered. #skynewsbreak #breakingnews In Thursday's #referendum, 55% of voters chose to stay part of the #UnitedKingdom while 45% were in favour of going it alone, with a recor
The Queen responded to 'No' vote in #indyref by saying the Scottish public will come together "in a spirit of mutual respect and support"
Rotherham Council's director of children's services Joyce Thacker is to leave her job with immediate effect
Vodafone will buy 140 Phones 4U stores in a move that will save 887 jobs after the company entered administration
First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond to resign following defeat in #indyref
Met Police confirms they have found bike belonging to Arnis Zalkalns who is a suspect in investigation into disappearance of #AliceGross
Barack Obama says he welcomes the result of #indyref in Scotland and looks forward to continuing America's strong relationship with the UK
Update: Hampden Park in Glasgow will host one last 16 match and three group games at European Championships football tournament in 2020
IPCC: Two Sussex Police officers have been served with gross misconduct notices relating to handling of a reported assault by Jimmy Savile
Uefa has announced Wembley Stadium will host the semi-finals and final of the European Championships football tournament in 2020
President Hollande's office says France have launched their first airstrikes against Islamic State targets in Iraq
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker welcomes the #indyref 'No' result affirming Scots' commitment to Europe
Scottish independence referendum final result - 'Yes': 1,617,989 votes (44.7%), 'No': 2,001,926 votes (55.3%), Turnout: 84.51%
RBS says it is "business as usual" for customers in UK after 'No' result and that its contingency plan for 'Yes' vote is no longer required
PM says time has come for "balanced settlement" for all of UK and voices of people of England, Wales and Northern Ireland must now be heard
Prime Minister David Cameron says he has spoken to Alex Salmond and that the SNP will join talks on further devolution #IndyRef
'Better Together' leader Alistair Darling says "this is a momentous decision" for Scotland and the UK #IndyRef
Deputy PM says he is "delighted" with result calling it "decision to safeguard our family of nations for future generations" #IndyRef
Alex Salmond accepts 'No' verdict & says Scotland expects devolution promises by pro-union parties to be "honoured in rapid course" #IndyRef
Downing Street says "this is a clear win vindicating the Prime Minister's decision to settle the issue" #IndyRef
Sky Sources: Alex Salmond will not stand down as leader of Scottish National Party #IndyRef
Scotland votes 'No' to independence #IndyRef
#Scotland's First Minister Alex #Salmond says "well done to Glasgow" and "to the people of Scotland for such incredible support" #indyref
David Cameron says "I've spoken to Alistair Darling and congratulated him on a well-fought campaign" #indyref
Sky News calculation: campaigns need approximately 1.8m votes to win Scottish independence referendum #indyref
Sky News forecast: #Scotland has rejected independence #indyref
Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says there is a "massive appetite for change" after #Glasgow votes 'Yes' to independence #indyref
Downing St: Govt will be on "front foot" in laying out plan to "rebalance" UK powers as PM set to announce more powers for #Scotland
Update - Police Scotland: "any crime committed will be investigated appropriately"
Police Scotland says it takes #indyref safety "extremely seriously" following reports of electoral fraud in #Glasgow
There have been allegations of electoral fraud in Glasgow after some people turned up to vote and were told they had already voted #indyref
President #Obama: more than 40 countries join coalition against Islamic State with France set to join in strikes against the militants
YouGov President Peter Kellner tells Sky News he "can't see" the 'No' campaign losing the #indyref
YouGov survey suggests support for 'No' in #indyref is on 54% and 'Yes' is on 46%
Better Together campaign director Blair McDougall says there has been an "extraordinary" #indyref turnout with nearly 100% in some places
Polls have closed in the Scottish independence referendum #indyref
Palace officials: The Queen is following Scottish #indyref closely and being kept abreast of matters by officials in Edinburgh and London
Government spokesman in #Guinea says eight bodies including three journalists have been found after an attack on an #ebola education team
The United Nations Security Council declares the #Ebola virus outbreak in Africa "a threat to international peace and security"
The Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews has voted to accept women members for the first time in its 260-year history
Reuters: President's Office says #Poland will create a joint military unit with #Lithuania and #Ukraine
A British hostage who is a journalist has appeared in a new video released by militant group the Islamic State
Police: A British man killed off coast of Greek island of Santorini after two jet skis crashed - the Briton driving other jet ski arrested
Brothers Christopher & James Ware who were questioned over murder of David Miller & Hannah Witheridge have been allowed to leave Thailand