WhiteKnightTwo carrying SpaceShipTwo on a test flight

Co-pilot dies in Virgin Galactic test flight crash

20.10 A spokesman for the Kern County Sheriff's office in California has said the co-pilot was killed, while the pilot suffered "moderate to major" injuries after a Virgin Galactic spacecraft crashed in the Mojave Desert.

Russia agreed to resume supplies in return for payments funded in part by Kiev's Western creditors

Russia and Ukraine agree gas deal

15.35 Ukraine, Russia and the European Union have signed a deal that will see Moscow resume vital supplies of gas to Ukraine over the winter.

The deal over gas supply runs until March 2015

Russia and Ukraine reach gas deal

30 Oct Russia, Ukraine and the EU signed a gas supply deal in Brussels to ensure Ukraine receives gas from its neighbour over the winter.