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Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba give visitors victory1h 15m Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba give visitors victory
BBC
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri says his team played "confused football" as Manchester United win at Stamford Bridge to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals.
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2h The US cannot crush us, says Huawei founder
BBC
Ren Zhengfei tells BBC that Huawei will survive despite security concerns and the criminal case against his daughter.
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2h Aurora shooting victim sent one last heartbreaking text to wife before dying: 'I love you'
The Independent
Five people killed after disgruntled employee opened fire in Illinois plant
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3h BOAC to the future as British Airways revives obsolete livery
The Independent
'Centenary' Boeing 747 will retain the colours until it is finally scrapped
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3h Brexit: Thousands of UK financial jobs secured after EU regulator recognises London clearing houses
The Independent
Paris, Frankfurt and other European financial hubs had hoped to prize lucrative euro-clearing business away from the UK
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5h DNA on dirty napkin leads to arrest of suspect in decades-old murder mystery
The Independent
Investigators follow suspect to daughter's hockey game and use his dirty napkin to collect DNA evidence
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5h Labour split: Jeremy Corbyn faces major crisis as deputy leader warns more MPs are ready to quit party
The Independent
Deputy leader Tom Watson said others are considering leaving a party which he admitted he sometimes 'no longer recognises'
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5h Brexit: Thousands of UK financial jobs secured after EU regulator recognises London clearing houses
The Independent
Paris, Frankfurt and other European financial hubs had hoped to prize lucrative euro-clearing business away from the UK
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Honda set to close Swindon car plant5h Honda set to close Swindon car plant
BBC
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.
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5h Labour's Tom Watson urgently warns Jeremy Corbyn to act or watch more MPs quit the party
The Independent
Deputy leader says 'frontbench needs to once again reflect the balance of opinion in the Parliamentary Labour Party'
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6h Drop in GPs per person linked to shorter life expectancy, study shows
The Independent
'The study reiterates just how important it is that we build the GP workforce in the UK,' RCGP chair Professor Helen Stokes-Lampard says
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6h More than a quarter of savings accounts fail to beat 0.75% Bank of England base rate
The Independent
Lenders take six months to pass on August's rate rise to consumers, research finds
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6h Channel migrant boat off Dover held 34 people
BBC
Men, women and children have been brought ashore and given blankets after an incident off Dover.
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6h Adam Schiff: Evidence of Trump-Russia collusion evidence 'in plain sight', says senior Democrat
The Independent
Republicans say their investigation in Senate has unearthed little concrete proof collusion took place
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7h Shamima Begum: Danny Dyer gives his opinion on Isis bride
The Independent
Actor says 'maybe we can learn from' teenager's decision to head to Syria
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7h Angela Smith: Ex-Labour MP apologises for 'funny tinge' comment when talking about race live on TV
The Independent
The Independent Group MP appeared to describe BAME people as having a 'funny tinge'
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7h Honda job losses show we have moved from 'project fear' to project meltdown (AKA Brexit)
The Independent
To borrow a phrase, Honda, like all inward investors, wanted a strong and stable partnership. Innately conservative, they're not inclined to panic – but they've been let down
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7h Louella Fletcher-Michie 'in all probability' already dead in final video taken of her by boyfriend at Bestival, court told
The Independent
'I thought in terms of Louella's physical appearance in all probability she was actually deceased at that stage ... By 23:24 there were no signs of life.'
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Honda set to close Swindon car plant7h Honda set to close Swindon car plant
BBC
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.
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7h Yemen factions agree on first phase of Hodeidah withdrawal in potential breakthrough for stalled peace talks
The Independent
A deadlock in talks over the strategic port city has crippled the flow of aid to Yemen in the grips of the world's worst humanitarian crisis
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7h Indian security forces 'shoot dead' terror mastermind behind car bombing that killed 44 soldiers
The Independent
Dozens more also injured after militant suicide bomber rams vehicle laden with explosives into paramilitary convoy
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7h Honda job losses: Car firm set to axe 3,500 workers by closing Swindon factory, says report
The Independent
Car manufacturer becomes latest to cut jobs or shift production elsewhere amid Brexit uncertainty
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7h Firefighters rescue mountain lion stuck in tree
The Independent
Firefighters have rescued a mountain lion stuck in a tree in the California desert.
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7h Trump appoints son-in-law of new attorney general as legal adviser, prompting conflict of interest fears
The Independent
Former ethics official says new post 'raises further questions' about William Barr's 'independence'
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7h Sexual harassment endemic for female workers in garment industry, study finds
The Independent
'Some of the forms of anti-retaliation workers have reported include factory management suddenly finding workers 'unproductive' and firing them. Harassing them till they resign, refusing overtime work,' says campaigner
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8h Man awarded £120m in compensation from Ford after being paralysed in car accident
The Independent
Court documents say 1998 Ford Explorer failed to meet company's own safety guidelines
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8h Migrant whose Salford home was daubed with racist graffiti says he still feels UK is 'paradise'
The Independent
'No blacks' was sprayed onto Theo Baya's front door five days after he moved in
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8h BBC microphone picks up someone saying 'we're f****d' during Labour split conference
The Independent
As seven Labour MPs announced their split from the party in a packed press conference, a BBC microphone inadvertently picked up someone mumbling commentary.
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8h Labour's Tom Watson urgently warns Jeremy Corbyn to act or watch more MPs quit the party
The Independent
Deputy leader says 'frontbench needs to oncer again reflect the balance of opinion in the Parliamentary Labour Party'
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8h Honda set to close Swindon car plant
BBC
The carmaker is set to announce the closure of its Swindon plant in 2022, jeopardising 3,500 jobs, sources say.
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8h Trump accuses own deputy attorney general of 'planning illegal act' in early morning Twitter rant
The Independent
President suggests key players in Russia probe engaged in 'treasonous' behaviour
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8h The Labour breakaway launch was a political version of The X Factor – in the best possible way
The Independent
A tiny room, the entire Westminster media, seven leather bucket seats in burnt orange and a frenzied wait, cameras fixed at the door, to see who would come through and sit on them
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8h Jasmina Dominic: Body of Croatian woman missing for 18 years found in sister's freezer
The Independent
Police suspect Jasmina Dominic was murdered then stashed inside the freezer
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8h 'Don't call us turkeys voting for Christmas': Welsh area 'showered with EU cash' still thinks Brexit is a good idea
The Independent
Blaenau Gwent was once 'the crucible that drove the industrial revolution'. Now its people feel 'desperate' – and unrepentant about voting for Brexit. Adam Lusher meets them
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8h Jeremy Corbyn appeals to Labour members to 'remain united' after seven MPs dramatically quit the party
The Independent
Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Gavin Shuker, Mike Gapes and Ann Coffey announced their resignations on Monday
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9h 'Zombie' deer disease could spread to humans, experts warn
The Independent
'It's possible the number of human cases will be substantial and will not be isolated events'
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9h Aurora shooting: Gunman who shot five dead at warehouse was employee who had just been fired
The Independent
Police say several victims were in meeting with shooter where he was fired from company
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9h Honda preparing to axe 3,500 jobs by closing Swindon plant, says report
The Independent
Honda is preparing to close its plant in Swindon with the loss of 3,500 jobs, according to a report.
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9h European countries push back on Trump demand to repatriate captured Isis fighters and families
The Independent
Rift between US and Europe over what to do with captured Isis suspects widens
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10h NatWest bank customer told 'vegans should be punched' while trying to take out loan
The Independent
Woman claims worker said 'vegans were forcing their beliefs onto him'
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10h Austerity cuts blamed for UK failure to ratify pan-European convention combatting violence against women
The Independent
UK signed the convention in 2012 but it still has not been ratified – meaning it is currently in limbo and the UK is not legally bound to follow it
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10h Shamima Begum: Manchester Arena bombing 'justified' because of Syria airstrikes, Isis teenager says
The Independent
Teenager parrots Isis's own propaganda statements claiming responsibility for global terror attacks
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10h Prisoners use lock-picking skills to rescue baby trapped inside car
The Independent
Baby's mother thanks God for 'all the criminals in the world'
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11h Labour MPs quit party in disgust at antisemitism, Jeremy Corbyn's leadership and Brexit stance
The Independent
Brexit has exposed deep divisions and the handling of antisemitism within the party has infuriated the MPs
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11h The Independent Group: What are the views and policies of the breakaway Labour MPs?
The Independent
Seven centrist MPs call for politicians to 'leave the old tribal politics behind'
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11h Teenager born with two wombs wakes from coma to learn she was pregnant and had baby girl
The Independent
'Waking up from a coma to be told I had been pregnant and had given birth to a baby girl was overwhelming... It felt like an out of body experience,' Ebony Stevenson said
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11h Independent Group's Chris Leslie says lack of Final Say on Brexit contributed to rebel Labour MP resignations
The Independent
Nottingham East MP accuses Jeremy Corbyn and his advisers of 'betrayal' over lack of support for fresh referendum
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11h Trump accuses own deputy attorney general of 'planning illegal act' in early morning Twitter rant
The Independent
President suggests key players in Russia probe engaged in 'treasonous' behaviour
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11h New gender options to be offered to non-binary airline passengers
The Independent
Travellers will no longer be faced with 'mismatch between ticketing information and legal identification', says campaigner
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12h Labour MPs quit party in disgust at antisemitism, Jeremy Corbyn's leadership and lack of second Brexit referendum
The Independent
Brexit has exposed deep divisions and the handling of antisemitism within the party has infuriated the MPs
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12h Police hunt for London shopping centre sex attacker after three teenagers assaulted
The Independent
'If you know who he is or have also been a victim, I would urge you to get in touch,' police say
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12h Jeremy Corbyn is 'disappointed' by seven Labour MPs quitting party to set up Independent Group
The Independent
Party reacts to most significant breakaway since Social Democratic Party formed in early 1980s
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12h Japan nominated Trump for Nobel Peace Prize 'after White House asked them to'
The Independent
US president claims he received 'beautiful copy' of letter Japanese prime minister sent to Nobel committee
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12h Venezuela: Colombian city prepares for showdown over US humanitarian aid at border
The Independent
Pressure builds as Venezuelan opposition back plans for protesters to confront national guard
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12h President's Day: How the 'leader of the free world' has been played on screen, from conflicted statesmen to heroic action heroes
The Independent
Daniel Day-Lewis's Abraham Lincoln and Bill Pullman in Independence Day at opposite ends of spectrum when it comes to dramatising White House corridors of power
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13h Huawei threat to UK national security can be contained, intelligence chiefs conclude
The Independent
Other nations including Australia and New Zealand have blocked or banned Huawei from involvement in their 5G networks
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13h Polish PM cancels Israel trip after Netanyahu says 'Poles cooperated with the Nazis' during Holocaust
The Independent
Mateusz Morawiecki accused of pandering to 'far-right and antisemitic electorate' by snubbing Jerusalem summit
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13h Shamima Begum was 'victim' in joining Isis in Syria, and even Nazis had fair trial, says family lawyer
The Independent
19-year-old has lost two children and wants to return to UK, but does 'not regret' joining Isis in 2014 aged 15
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Pulwama attack: Four Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir gun battle13h Pulwama attack: Four Indian soldiers killed in Kashmir gun battle
BBC
A fresh battle erupts when Indian troops search for militants following a deadly suicide attack.
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Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs13h Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs
BBC
UK intelligence chiefs reportedly conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for telecoms projects.
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13h 'My husband has just died aged 28. Now I'm counting the pennies': Grieving mother and children denied support after benefit changes
The Independent
'It's heartbreaking enough having to ask for help in the first place – I'd much rather still have Dan here and struggle with his illness. But it's almost like I have to beg for it now. It's degrading'
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13h Shamima Begum: 'Litany of failures' by local council, police and school led teenage girl to join Isis, claims lawyer
The Independent
Begum family's lawyer says there are 'serious questions' that Tower Hamlets Council, Met Police and former leadership of Bethnal Green Academy must answer for
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13h Cadet: Rapper's rapper who chose humility and vulnerability over machismo
The Independent
His much overlooked talent was starting to get the attention it deserved when his life tragically ended in an accident
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13h Lost boys: Thousands of child soldiers remain trapped in South Sudan bush camps
The Independent
Despite a peace deal holding in the war-ravaged country, nearly 20,000 children remain in rural military bases and aid agencies warn even those who are freed are vulnerable to re-recruitment
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13h Labour split: Group of MPs including Luciana Berger and Chuka Umunna walk out over Brexit
The Independent
Brexit has exposed deep divisions and the handling of antisemitism within the party has infuriated the MPs
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14h NatWest bank customer told 'vegans should be punched' while trying to take out loan
The Independent
Woman claims worker said 'vegans were forcing their beliefs onto him'
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14h Short prison sentences of six months or less should be abolished, justice secretary says
The Independent
Prison sentences of six months or less should be abolished because they are "ineffective" in preventing crime, the justice secretary has said.
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14h Republicans launch campaign to demonise Democrats as socialists and 'baby killers' ahead of 2020 election
The Independent
Conservatives attempt to paint Democrats as left-wing radicals to win back control of House of Representatives
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14h Brexit: Food prices to rise up to 20% 'virtually instantaneously' after leaving EU, warns Birds Eye boss
The Independent
Tariffs ranging from 2% to 20% will be passed on to consumers, says frozen food specialist
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Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources14h Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources
BBC
At least four MPs look likely to break away after criticising the leadership on Brexit and anti-Semitism.
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14h Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump
BBC
A top Republican senator calls the alleged discussions an "attempted bureaucratic coup".
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Tributes as Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 8415h Tributes as Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84
BBC
Newport West MP Paul Flynn suffered ill health for some time and died on Sunday, aged 84.
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Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs15h Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs
BBC
UK intelligence chiefs reportedly conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for telecoms projects.
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Train firms want overhaul of ticket system15h Train firms want overhaul of ticket system
BBC
Rail operators' proposals could see an end to the traditional peak and off-peak fares structure.
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Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump15h Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump
BBC
The pledge comes after an ex-acting FBI chief describes discussions on removing the president.
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MARK ALMOND: British jihadists should face British courts, with new treason laws15h MARK ALMOND: British jihadists should face British courts, with new treason laws
Daily Mail
Mark Almond says Britain's jihadists must be dealt with in the court and prison systems of this country. Treason laws also must be updated to deal with the incoming wave of returning jihadists.
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15h Polish officials may cancel Israel visit amid row over Holocaust
The Guardian
Diplomatic row deepens after Israeli minister says Polish ‘antisemitism was innate’ Polish officials may cancel their planned trip to Israel, the head of the prime minister’s office, Michał Dworczyk, has said after the media reported remarks by Israel’s prime minister suggesting Polish complicity in the Holocaust. The prime minister, Mateusz Morawiecki, previously called off his visit to Israel, with the foreign minister, Jacek Czaputowicz, to go instead. However, the entire visit could be cancelled as the diplomatic row deepened.
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Social media giants could face criminal charges if they fail to protect young users15h Social media giants could face criminal charges if they fail to protect young users
Daily Mail
Tory MP and committee chairman Damian Collins said social media companies were failing in their duty of care to act against harmful content.
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Tributes as Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 8415h Tributes as Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84
BBC
Newport West MP Paul Flynn suffered ill health for some time and died on Sunday, aged 84.
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Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs15h Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs
BBC
UK intelligence chiefs reportedly conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for telecoms projects.
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I would not sacrifice my happiness - world number one Osaka on split from coach16h I would not sacrifice my happiness - world number one Osaka on split from coach
BBC
World number one Naomi Osaka says she was unwilling to "sacrifice" her happiness following her split from coach Sascha Bajin.
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McIlroy finishes fourth as Holmes seals first Tour win in four years16h McIlroy finishes fourth as Holmes seals first Tour win in four years
BBC
Rory McIlroy finishes in the top five for the third successive PGA Tour event as JB Holmes wins the Genesis Open in California.
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Peak rail fares could go under rail price shake-up16h Peak rail fares could go under rail price shake-up
BBC
Train operators propose a ticketing overhaul that could end traditional peak and off-peak fares.
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Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 8416h Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84
BBC
Mr Flynn, who had suffered ill health for some time, is described by his constituency party as "a hero".
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Park Lane doorman stabbing: Murder charge for fourth man17h Park Lane doorman stabbing: Murder charge for fourth man
BBC
Tudor Simionov was working at a private party in central London on New Year's Eve when he died.
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Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs17h Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs
BBC
UK intelligence chiefs reportedly conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for telecoms projects.
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17h Study of Brazil favela stricken by Zika shows dengue may protect against virus
The Guardian
Analysis of community where 73% of residents contracted Zika in 2015 offers new clues about epidemic Scientists studying the 2015 Zika outbreak in Brazil have discovered that people previously exposed to dengue may have been protected from the virus. Three-quarters of the inhabitants of a favela in the country’s north-east caught the mosquito-borne Zika virus during the epidemic.
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17h Anaesthetists say patients at risk after flawed oxygen guidelines
The Guardian
New findings cast doubts on advice to administer 80% oxygen to patients after operations Patients may have been placed at risk of serious harm because of flawed advice to administer highly concentrated oxygen after surgery, leading anaesthetists have said. The concerns relate to World Health Organization guidelines to administer 80% oxygen to patients in the hours after an operation. The advice was introduced in 2016 after a series of influential clinical trials led by an Italian surgeon, Mario Schietroma, suggested that high-dose oxygen reduced the risk of infections.
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Intruder who died in struggle with homeowner got in through the open garage door17h Intruder who died in struggle with homeowner got in through the open garage door
Daily Mail
Homeowner Francois Schwartz, 44, was woken at 7.30am on Sunday by his dog barking before he found a man in his lounge room in Harrington Park, southwest Sydney.
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17h We used Paladin because PNG changed its mind on providing services – politics live
The Guardian
The parliamentary week begins with Scott Morrison facing another test of his numbers on the floor of the House of Representatives. All the day’s events, live
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Bill de Blasio says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was wrong about tax incentives for Amazon deal18h Bill de Blasio says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was wrong about tax incentives for Amazon deal
Daily Mail
Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Sunday that critics of the now-failed Amazon deal, like Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (inset), did not grasp the facts.
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18h Israel must not be allowed to use Eurovision as a propaganda tool | Brian Eno
The Guardian
The song contest organisers should take a stand against the oppression of Palestinian artists and move their event from Tel AvivThose of us who make art and culture for a living thrive on free and open communication. So what should we do when we see culture becoming part of a political agenda? “Music unites,” says UK Eurovision entrant
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18h Burned out and overwhelmed: should you embrace the joy of no?
The Guardian
Once we were pressured to acquire things and do more with our lives. Now, we’re being told to declutter our homes and diaries. What happened to just being ourselves? What brings you joy? It is a question that is hard to avoid these days, as joy seems to be the new buzzword. It is on the cover of two new books,
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18h Project Dragon: How China is recruiting retired Australian police officers to recoup cash
Daily Mail
A third party company based in Hong Kong has been hired by the Chinese government tasked with recovering what they claim is billions in funds in an effort known as Project Dragon.
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18h Five killed in Kashmir gun battle, say police
The Guardian
Four Indian soldiers and civilian killed amid hunt for those behind recent bombing Four Indian soldiers and a civilian have been killed in a firefight in disputed Kashmir, a police official has said, as India launched a hunt for suspected members of an Islamist militant group that
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The Papers: IS bride pleads for sympathy18h The Papers: IS bride pleads for sympathy
BBC
The papers respond to pleas from 19-year-old Shamima Begum that she and her baby be allowed to return to the UK.
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Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources18h Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources
BBC
At least four MPs look likely to break away after criticising the leadership on Brexit and anti-Semitism.
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Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources18h Several Labour MPs about to resign, say party sources
BBC
The backbenchers, who disagree with the leadership on Brexit and anti-Semitism, look likely to break away.
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18h Coalition to support royal commission into disability abuse – politics live
The Guardian
The parliamentary week begins with Scott Morrison facing another test of his numbers on the floor of the House of Representatives. All the day’s events, live
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19h Jacinda Ardern disputes reports of diplomatic tensions with China
The Guardian
New Zealand prime minister opens weekly media briefing with fact-check of reports on relations with Beijing New Zealand’s prime minister has taken the unusual step of fact-checking reports about her country’s relationship with China, following months of growing tension between the two nations. Jacinda Ardern opened her
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19h Credibility of Catholic church at stake in sexual abuse summit
The Guardian
Vatican under pressure to show it is serious about dealing with crisis at Rome meeting More than 100 senior Roman Catholic bishops from around the world will gather in Rome this week for a summit Pope Francis has called to address clerical sexual abuse – the most serious crisis in the church since the Reformation, according to a Catholic historian. The Vatican has sought to downplay expectations surrounding the four-day meeting, which begins on Thursday. But survivors and advocacy groups say it must deliver clear outcomes if it is to begin to restore the church’s damaged credibility on the issue and avoid being seen as a talking shop.
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19h Mohammed bin Salman meets with Imran Khan in Islamabad to sign trade deals
Daily Mail
The crown prince, widely known as 'MBS', is staging a high-profile three-country visit. It comes after he came under intense pressure following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump20h Graham vows probe after McCabe interview on Trump
BBC
The pledge comes after an ex-acting FBI chief describes discussions on removing the president.
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20h Huawei risk can be managed, say UK cyber-security chiefs
BBC
UK intelligence chiefs conclude the Chinese tech giant Huawei can bid for work on telecoms projects.
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Swedish royals release a guide for parents on internet safety20h Swedish royals release a guide for parents on internet safety
Daily Mail
Prince Carl Philip and his wife Princess Sofia launched their guidebook  'Handbok för nätföräldrar' or 'Guide for Parents' earlier this week.
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DOMINIC LAWSON: I thought my old Land Rover was dodgy21h DOMINIC LAWSON: I thought my old Land Rover was dodgy
Daily Mail
DOMINIC LAWSON: I had mentioned that our car was a ‘somewhat battered 14-year-old Land Rover Discovery’. And it was this, that provoked numerous readers to respond.
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21h US asked Japan to nominate Trump for Nobel peace prize – report
The Guardian
US government said to have sounded out PM Shinzo Abe after Trump’s summit with Kim Jong-un last year Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe nominated Donald Trump for the Nobel peace prize late last year only after receiving a request from the US government to do so, the Asahi newspaper reported on Sunday. The report follows Trump’s claim on Friday that
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Prince Charles urges medics to use therapeutic YOGA to ease pressure on the NHS21h Prince Charles urges medics to use therapeutic YOGA to ease pressure on the NHS
Daily Mail
The Prince of Wales said more people taking yoga classes could help the NHS save resources because it has 'proven beneficial effects', with Public Health England vowing to fund them.
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Last Dambuster urges the nation to dig deep to fund Lancaster memorial21h Last Dambuster urges the nation to dig deep to fund Lancaster memorial
Daily Mail
George 'Johnny' Johnson, 97, has backed what he called 'incredible' plans for the 95-foot landmark (pictured in an artist's impression), entitled On Freedom's Wings, to be installed in Lincolnshire.
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22h Will universities go bust if fees are cut?
BBC
Universities are warning of a financial crisis if a review recommends cutting the level of tuition fees.
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Quiz: Are your clothes damaging the environment?22h Quiz: Are your clothes damaging the environment?
BBC
How sustainable are your fashion habits? Take our quiz.
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Are the super-rich ruining Burning Man?23h Are the super-rich ruining Burning Man?
BBC
Burning Man has uninvited one "turnkey" camp to stem the flow of super rich "influencers" at the event.
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How we made the effects on Solo: A Star Wars Story23h How we made the effects on Solo: A Star Wars Story
BBC
Visual effects supervisor Julian Foddy explains how they helped make the film.
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Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 8423h Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84
BBC
Mr Flynn, who had suffered ill health for some time, is described by his constituency party as "a hero".
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LGBT History Month: Test your knowledge23h LGBT History Month: Test your knowledge
BBC
We went to Brighton, "the gay capital of the UK", to test how much the public knows about LGBT history.
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23h American Isis bride Hoda Muthana pleads with US authorities to return home from Syria
The Independent
Twenty-four-year-old found living in same camp as British teenager Shamima Begum
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23h Isis Briton Shamima Begum pleads to return to UK after giving birth
The Guardian
Nineteen-year-old who fled UK in 2015 asks for sympathy day after her son’s birth A teenager who travelled to Syria to join Islamic State has called on people in the UK to have sympathy for her, the day after giving birth to a boy in a refugee camp. Shamima Begum, 19, who
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Brexit backstop according to Northern Ireland teens23h Brexit backstop according to Northern Ireland teens
BBC
We asked girls from the Belfast School of Performing Arts to explain one of Brexit's buzzwords.
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Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 8423h Newport West Labour MP Paul Flynn dies aged 84
BBC
Mr Flynn, who had suffered ill health for some time, is described by his constituency party as "a hero".
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The Papers: IS bride pleads for sympathy23h The Papers: IS bride pleads for sympathy
BBC
The papers respond to pleas from 19-year-old Shamima Begum that she and her baby be allowed to return to the UK.
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Making toast exposes people to more toxic air pollution than standing at a busy traffic junction 23h Making toast exposes people to more toxic air pollution than standing at a busy traffic junction 
Daily Mail
Pollutant levels after cooking a roast turkey were 13 times those in central London. Toasting two slices of bread caused twice as much pollution as is seen in the city for 15 to 20 minutes, experts found.
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23h Updated Evidence may have been destroyed in AWU leak case, AFP says – politics live
The Guardian
The parliamentary week begins with Scott Morrison facing another test of his numbers on the floor of the House of Representatives. All the day’s events, live
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23h Theresa May must investigate 'foreign influence and voter manipulation' in Brexit vote, say MPs
The Independent
Report warns 'democracy is at risk' and turns fire on the prime minister for failure to probe effect on referendum result
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23h Rail tickets: Train firms call for 'easier fares for all'
The Independent
Train operators urge reform to fill empty seats, reduce overcrowding and eliminate anomalies
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23h Britons stockpiling euros as Brexit day draws nearer
The Independent
Currency exchanges from sterling to euros surge for three months in a row
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Fascinating photos reveal what life was really like in Glasgow and Edinburgh during the 50s and 60s 24h Fascinating photos reveal what life was really like in Glasgow and Edinburgh during the 50s and 60s 
Daily Mail
The incredible pictures were snapped by photographer Allan Hailstone during several trips to Scotland he made in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
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24h Fourth man charged with New Year’s Eve murder in London
The Guardian
Nor Aden Hamada, 23, accused of stabbing bouncer Tudor Simionov at Park Lane event
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Why aren't more parents signing up for a scheme that provides extra money towards the cost of childcare?
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The Rail Delivery Group has set out a wish-list of reforms for the industry and it wants the UK and devolved governments to support them.
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