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A Spanish priest infected with Ebola while working in Liberia returns home, as Liberia's president declares a state of emergency over the the world's worst ever outbreak of the virus.
At least 30 consultants worked in government departments last year on day rates of £1,000 to £2,000, figures obtained by Newsnight reveal.
The porter Italian climbers left out to freeze on K2
Landon Donovan has announced he will retire from football at the end of the current Major League Soccer season in October.
Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev announces a total embargo on food imports from Western countries in response to sanctions over Ukraine.
Four men arrested in Borneo over the stabbing of two British medical students have "admitted their crime" according to a local police chief.