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Long-awaited speech unveiled some restrictions to America's surveillance policy, but Obama remained largely unapologetic
Chancellor suggested UK was ready to press ahead with smaller group of like-minded countries under 'enhanced co-operation'
The German Chancellor sang carols and appeared to be in good spirits despite limping on crutches
No one reported wounded despite more than 60 bullet casings being recovered from the scene
Speaking for the first time since his release, Mikhail Khodorkovsky says he will campaign for fellow inmates in Russia and across the world but will not challenge President Putin’s authority
Latest disclosures also highlight key role in national security played by the small Cornish holiday resort town of Bude
What really spooks the Tories is that anti-EU Ukip could cost them scores of seats
Tony Paterson finds out if it really is easier to open a brothel than a chip shop in Saarbrücken
The deal is a compromise, as it must be, and one that highlights sharply the tension within the country
Alexandra Harris is one of five to be granted bail and they are expected to leave prison within days - it is not known whether they will be able to leave Russia
Hans-Christian Stroebele said he had written to the heads of MI5, MI6 and GCHQ
The president of the treble winners has been overwhelmed with the solidarity the club has displayed
The government is pushing for faster identification of works of art found in a Munich apartment that may have been stolen by the Nazis from private owners.
Germany's exposure to the NSA's prying eyes is a blunt reminder of the country's past aggression and eventual defeat
Foreign minister summons ambassador to provide explanation after report in The Independent