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Update - French Foreign Ministry confirms authenticity of video released by militants showing French man who was kidnapped in #Algeria
Prime Minister David Cameron will meet Iranian President Hassan Rouhani tomorrow while in New York for the UN General Assembly
Update - French national in militant video says he was taken by I.S. splinter group & calls on President Hollande to halt Iraq intervention
Administrators say mobile phone retailer #Phones4U is to close 362 stores with the loss of nearly 1,700 jobs
Update - Reuters: militant group publishes video purporting to show French national who was kidnapped in eastern #Algeria
Tony #Blair tells Sky News extremism is "global problem which demands global response" & he is "open to" working with Iran to defeat I.S.
French Foreign Ministry says one of its nationals has been kidnapped in eastern #Algeria in area where al Qaeda are known to have a hideout
White House says U.S. rejects Iran's proposal over co-operation in fight against Islamic State in exchange for nuclear programme flexibility
Rail, Maritime and Transport Union announces Mick Cash has been elected as its General Secretary to succeed Bob Crow who died this year
French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius says France rules out airstrikes in #Syria against militant group the Islamic State
Judge in ex-Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis' retrial on sexual & indecent assault charges tells jury 10-2 majority verdicts will be accepted #DLT
#EdBalls outlines economic vision including child benefit rise cap, mansion tax on properties worth above £2m and reinstating 50p tax rate
Kremlin's spokesman: Vladimir Putin is considering co-operating with other countries in the fight against Islamic State
Reuters: spokesman says Syrian Kurdish fighters halt advance by Islamic State fighters east of Kobani with heavy clashes still under way
Update - #Tesco suspends four senior executives including UK managing director Chris Bush while investigation takes place
Update: #Tesco shares have opened 11% down this morning after company announced it overstated its expected profits by an estimated £250m
Sky Sources: An International Letter of Request has been submitted by the Metropolitan Police asking for the case file of Arnis Zalkalns
Phone network EE is to buy 58 Phones 4U stores safeguarding 359 jobs in a deal agreed with administrator PwC
Tesco has announced it overstated profits by an estimated £250m and has launched a review into the overstating of the company profits
Reuters: Emergency official says 92 bodies and at least 56 new #Ebola infections have been discovered in Sierra Leone's nationwide lockdown
Murdered backpacker Hannah Witheridge's family say they travelled to Bangkok on Tuesday and have brought home their "beautiful Hannah" to UK
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