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2 October 2014 Last updated at 02:21

Ebola fight hit by aid cuts, MPs warnPeople watch as a burial team enters their community to collect a dead body suspected of being an Ebola victim in the slum area of Logan Town outside Monrovia

Cuts in the amount of health aid the UK provides to Liberia and Sierra Leone have "compromised the fight" to stop the spread of the Ebola virus, MPs warn.


Nick GriffinBNP expels ex-leader Nick Griffin

The British National Party says it has expelled its former leader Nick Griffin, accusing him of trying to "destabilise" the party.

Lord Hill at hearing, 1 Oct 14Lord Hill faces second 'EU grilling'

The UK's candidate to join the European Commission, Lord Hill, is summoned to a second hearing of MEPs to assess his suitability for the job.

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Nick Robinson Article written by Nick Robinson Nick Robinson Political editor

Cameron: Talk of 'better times' rather than austerity

David Cameron and his party came to Birmingham fearing the worst but they leave here believing they might just still be in with a chance.

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James Landale Article written by James Landale James Landale Deputy political editor

Islamic State strikes: UK expects 'long game' in Iraq attacks

A government source says the public should not "expect fireworks" as the UK prepares to join the US and other nations in air strikes against Islamic State.

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Mark D'Arcy Article written by Mark D'Arcy Mark D'Arcy Parliamentary correspondent

What is today's timetable?

A run-down of what's happening in the Commons and Lords, as MPs and peers debate military intervention in Iraq.

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