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24 October 2014 Last updated at 19:23 ET

Russia 'helped Yanukovych to flee'

Vladimir Putin says for the first time that Russia helped Ukraine's ex-President Viktor Yanukovych to flee after he was ousted in February.


David CameronPM: I won't meet £1.7bn EU demand

David Cameron insists the UK will not pay £1.7bn demanded by the EU - but Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso says the bill should not have come as a surprise.

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana in front of modelsDolce & Gabbana cleared in tax case

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana, founders of the Dolce & Gabbana fashion house, are cleared by an Italian court of tax evasion.

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UK caught up in new EU budget row

UK politicians react angrily to news that a £1.7bn (€2.1bn) surcharge will have to be paid to the EU by 1 December, while France and Germany get a rebate.

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