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Loukanikos dead: News of Greek riot dog's death prompts outpouring of tributes

Loukanikos was often pictured at front line of protests

German authorities bust €50m worth of heroin smuggled in jars of pickled garlic

The shipment of 330kg is believed to contain 1.3 million doses

Ebola outbreak: Spanish nurse discovered she was infected by reading news on her phone

Nurse reveals she touched her face while still wearing protective gloves after treating infected missionary at Carlos III hospital

Excalibur the dog has now been killed

Ebola dog dead: Spanish social media users grieve as Teresa Romero's pet is put down

Over 390,000 signed petition urging Government to spare Excalibur's life

Farmer Johann Huber presents his cows Doris (R) and Ami, with Doris in a diaper, in Gmund am Tegnersee

German farmer puts nappies on cows in bizarre non-dirty EU protest

Johann Huber expresses his anger at an European ‘nitrates directive’ forbidding manure on steep mountain slopes

Spanish Health Minister Ana Mato answers questions from the media

Ebola outbreak: Spanish doctors at Teresa Romero Ramos hospital only had '10 minutes training'

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Teresa Romero Ramos, the Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract Ebola in Europe

Ebola outbreak: Mini-riot as Spanish authorities seize pet dog of the nurse who contracted virus

Animal rights activists protest capture of Excalibur

'Thea' in her wedding dress

Meet Thea, Norway's 12-year-old child bride

The blog was created by international aid organisation Plan to draw attention to the issue of child marriage

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Isis riots spreading across Europe as Islamists clash with Kurdish supporters in Germany

Germany is home to Europe's largest Kurdish population

Plan International launched a 'child wedding' campaign aimed at highlighting the 39,000 children every day who are forced into marriage

Truth behind Norway's 'first child wedding'

Meet Thea, supposedly Norway’s first child bride

Javier Limon Romero, the husband of the Spanish nurse with Ebola, has started a campaign to stop his dog from being put down

Save Excalibur: Husband of Spanish nurse with Ebola starts online campaign to save his pet dog

Authorities in Madrid have ordered the dog, called Excalibur, to be put down

A photograph provided by Animalist Party Against Animal Abuse (PACMA) of Teresa Romero Ramos, the Spanish nurse who became the first person to contract Ebola in Europe

Spanish Ebola nurse Teresa Romero Ramos 'followed all protocols' and has 'no idea' how she contracted deadly virus

Teresa Romero Ramos, who treated two Spanish missionaries with Ebola, tested positive for the disease on Monday

Demonstrators covered in oil protest against Canadian tar sands last year

Tar sands oil imports: EU accused of putting commerce before the environment over plans to abandon ‘highly polluting’ label

The proposed move means refiners would be freer to import large quantities of the fossil fuel from Canada

Health workers protest outside La Paz Hospital calling for Spain's Health Minister Ana Mato to resign

Ebola outbreak: Spanish seek to allay fears over sick nurse as critics call on minister to quit

EU seeks ‘clarification’ on how health worker contracted the virus

Lord Hill insists he doesn't socialise with 'sophisticated, well-connected types'

British EU Commissioner nominee Lord Hill given a second grilling by MEPs

Britain’s nominee for EU Commissioner faced a rare second grilling at the European Parliament today, parrying tough questions from MEPs on everything from the intricacies of banking union to his knowledge of Britain’s “Chipping Norton set” of media and political elite.

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<p>However, after leaving Solent, Ross studied History at the School of Slavonic and East European Studies, now part of the UCL, a move that was somewhat out of keeping with the rest of his career. Ross was made a fellow of the school in 2006 in recognition of his services to broadcasting.</p>
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Oscar Pistorius sentencing: The athlete's wealth and notoriety have provoked a long overdue debate on South African prisons

'They poured water on, then electrified me...'

If Oscar Pistorius is sent to jail, his experience will not be that of other inmates
James Wharton: The former Guard now fighting discrimination against gay soldiers

The former Guard now fighting discrimination against gay soldiers

Life after the Army has brought new battles for the LGBT activist James Wharton
Ebola in the US: Panic over the virus threatens to infect President Obama's midterms

Panic over Ebola threatens to infect the midterms

Just one person has died, yet November's elections may be affected by what Republicans call 'Obama's Katrina', says Rupert Cornwell
Premier League coaches join the RSC to swap the tricks of their trades

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Premier League coaches are joining the RSC to learn acting skills, and in turn they will teach its actors to play football. Nick Clark finds out why
How to dress with authority: Kirsty Wark and Camila Batmanghelidjh discuss the changing role of fashion in women's workwear

How to dress with authority

Kirsty Wark and Camila Batmanghelidjh discuss the changing role of fashion in women's workwear
New book on Joy Division's Ian Curtis sheds new light on the life of the late singer

New book on Ian Curtis sheds fresh light on the life of the late singer

'Joy Division were making art... Ian was for real' says author Jon Savage
Sean Harris: A rare interview with British acting's secret weapon

Sean Harris: A rare interview with British acting's secret weapon

The Bafta-winner talks Hollywood, being branded a psycho, and how Barbra Streisand is his true inspiration
Tim Minchin, interview: The musician, comedian and world's favourite ginger is on scorching form

Tim Minchin interview

For a no-holds-barred comedian who is scathing about woolly thinking and oppressive religiosity, he is surprisingly gentle in person
Boris Johnson's boozing won't win the puritan vote

Boris's boozing won't win the puritan vote

Many of us Brits still disapprove of conspicuous consumption – it's the way we were raised, says DJ Taylor
Ash frontman Tim Wheeler reveals how he came to terms with his father's dementia

Tim Wheeler: Alzheimer's, memories and my dad

Wheeler's dad suffered from Alzheimer's for three years. When he died, there was only one way the Ash frontman knew how to respond: with a heartfelt solo album
Hugh Bonneville & Peter James: 'Peter loves his classic cars; I've always pootled along fine with a Mini Metro. I think I lack his panache'

How We Met: Hugh Bonneville & Peter James

'Peter loves his classic cars; I've always pootled along fine with a Mini Metro. I think I lack his panache'
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Bill Granger's heavenly crab recipes

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Radamel Falcao: How faith and love drive the Colombian to glory

Radamel Falcao: How faith and love drive the Colombian to glory

After a remarkable conversion from reckless defender to prolific striker, Monaco's ace says he wants to make his loan deal at Old Trafford permanent
Terry Venables: Premier League managers must not be allowed to dictate who plays and who does not play for England

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Premier League managers must not be allowed to dictate who plays and who does not play for England
The Inside Word: Brendan Rodgers looks to the future while Roy Hodgson is ghost of seasons past

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Brendan Rodgers looks to the future while Roy Hodgson is ghost of seasons past