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    Meghan Markle highlighted the “rippling effect” of female empowerment as she and Prince Harry backed a campaign to get some of the world’s poorest girls into...

    Meghan Markle highlighted the “rippling effect” of female empowerment as she and Prince Harry backed a campaign to get some of the world’s poorest girls into education

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    The case of British cybersecurity expert once heralded as a hero for stopping the WannaCry worldwide computer virus has been...

    The case of British cybersecurity expert once heralded as a hero for stopping the WannaCry worldwide computer virus has been delayed

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    Two men questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Belfast have been released on...

    Two men questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Belfast have been released on bail

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    Southampton halted their losing run but a goalless draw at Leicester does little for their Premier League survival...

    Southampton halted their losing run but a goalless draw at Leicester does little for their Premier League survival hopes

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    Victor Moses was the match-winner as Chelsea eased the pressure on London rivals Arsenal by denting Burnley’s surge for sixth...

    Victor Moses was the match-winner as Chelsea eased the pressure on London rivals Arsenal by denting Burnley’s surge for sixth place

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    Kanye West has revealed he is working on a new album with fellow rapper Kid...

    Kanye West has revealed he is working on a new album with fellow rapper Kid Cudi

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    Britons have enjoyed the hottest April day since 1949, triggering warnings for London Marathon runners amid predictions Sunday’s race could be the warmest on...

    Britons have enjoyed the hottest April day since 1949, triggering warnings for London Marathon runners amid predictions Sunday’s race could be the warmest on record

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    Caroline Flack has teased a “long hot summer” is in store ahead of the return of Love...

    Caroline Flack has teased a “long hot summer” is in store ahead of the return of Love Island

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    Bill Cosby’s lawyers have lost another bid to cut his sex assault retrial...

    Bill Cosby’s lawyers have lost another bid to cut his sex assault retrial short

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    Americans are becoming numb to Donald Trump’s “impulsive behaviour”, fired FBI director James Comey has...

    Americans are becoming numb to Donald Trump’s “impulsive behaviour”, fired FBI director James Comey has warned

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    Toxic levels of the nerve agent used to attack Sergei Skripal and his daughter could still be present at “hot spots” around Salisbury, Government scientists...

    Toxic levels of the nerve agent used to attack Sergei Skripal and his daughter could still be present at “hot spots” around Salisbury, Government scientists believe

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    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry were among the guests at a Women’s Empowerment reception hosted by the Foreign...

    Meghan Markle and Prince Harry were among the guests at a Women’s Empowerment reception hosted by the Foreign Secretary

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    World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua was throwing darts instead of punches on Thursday...

    World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua was throwing darts instead of punches on Thursday night

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    Usually, when a teacher punishes a student at school they’re right to do...

    Usually, when a teacher punishes a student at school they’re right to do so

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    Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed in Co Antrim, police...

    Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed in Co Antrim, police said

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    EastEnders viewers fear popular character Vincent Hubbard may be walking into a trap as he plans to escape into witness...

    EastEnders viewers fear popular character Vincent Hubbard may be walking into a trap as he plans to escape into witness protection

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    The England and Wales Cricket Board is ready to stand up to sceptics of its newly proposed 100-ball format in a bid to attract a fresh generation of...

    The England and Wales Cricket Board is ready to stand up to sceptics of its newly proposed 100-ball format in a bid to attract a fresh generation of fans

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    Save the Children’s international chairman has resigned amid what he described as the “complex mix of challenges” facing the charity...

    Save the Children’s international chairman has resigned amid what he described as the “complex mix of challenges” facing the charity sector

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    President Donald Trump said he received a “great education” during an anti-drug trafficking briefing that underscored the need for the wall he has promised to build along the US-Mexico...

    President Donald Trump said he received a “great education” during an anti-drug trafficking briefing that underscored the need for the wall he has promised to build along the US-Mexico border

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    This amazing footage shows the brutal methods that orcas, also known as killer whales, use when hunting their...

    This amazing footage shows the brutal methods that orcas, also known as killer whales, use when hunting their prey

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    Kate Hudson has called for legal steps to follow the Time’s Up movement and suggested more women in boardrooms would be a big step...

    Kate Hudson has called for legal steps to follow the Time’s Up movement and suggested more women in boardrooms would be a big step forward

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    The Queen has lobbied world leaders on behalf of the Prince of Wales suggesting they one day choose Charles to succeed her as head of the...

    The Queen has lobbied world leaders on behalf of the Prince of Wales suggesting they one day choose Charles to succeed her as head of the Commonwealth

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    World number one Rafael Nadal maintained his bid for an 11th Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters title with a 6-3 6-2 third-round victory over Karen...

    World number one Rafael Nadal maintained his bid for an 11th Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters title with a 6-3 6-2 third-round victory over Karen Khachanov

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    A planned strike over the weekend of the London Marathon on Docklands Light Railway has been called...

    A planned strike over the weekend of the London Marathon on Docklands Light Railway has been called off

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    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has signalled her willingness to find compromises with France when it comes to reforming the European Union, as she hosted French President Emmanuel Macron for talks Thursday in...

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel has signalled her willingness to find compromises with France when it comes to reforming the European Union, as she hosted French President Emmanuel Macron for talks Thursday in Berlin

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    Kenny Dalglish admits he could not be prouder of the impact fellow Scot Andy Robertson has made at...

    Kenny Dalglish admits he could not be prouder of the impact fellow Scot Andy Robertson has made at Liverpool

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    No criminal charges will be filed in Prince’s death, and evidence shows that the musician thought he was taking a common painkiller instead of a counterfeit pill containing the fentanyl that killed him, a Minnesota prosecutor...

    No criminal charges will be filed in Prince’s death, and evidence shows that the musician thought he was taking a common painkiller instead of a counterfeit pill containing the fentanyl that killed him, a Minnesota prosecutor said

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    Tessa Jowell urged MPs to “keep fighting the good fight” to improve cancer treatment during an emotional Commons...

    Tessa Jowell urged MPs to “keep fighting the good fight” to improve cancer treatment during an emotional Commons debate

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    England bowler Stuart Broad and Twenty20 captain Eoin Morgan have defended the England and Wales Cricket Board’s proposed format for their new domestic...

    England bowler Stuart Broad and Twenty20 captain Eoin Morgan have defended the England and Wales Cricket Board’s proposed format for their new domestic competition

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    Southwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights in an engine failure that left a passenger...

    Southwest Airlines sought more time last year to inspect fan blades like the one that snapped off during one of its flights in an engine failure that left a passenger dead

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    Houston Zoo has announced a special arrival, as a newborn red river hog made its debut to...

    Houston Zoo has announced a special arrival, as a newborn red river hog made its debut to visitors

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    A population of Indonesian “fish people” have evolved extra large spleens that enable them to free dive to depths of more than 200 feet, research has...

    A population of Indonesian “fish people” have evolved extra large spleens that enable them to free dive to depths of more than 200 feet, research has shown

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    A BBC reporter has told a High Court judge that he did not force a senior detective into providing information about a raid on the home of Sir Cliff...

    A BBC reporter has told a High Court judge that he did not force a senior detective into providing information about a raid on the home of Sir Cliff Richard

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    Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish has said she will probably wear her beloved Alexander McQueen dress “multiple times” because it cost several thousand...

    Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish has said she will probably wear her beloved Alexander McQueen dress “multiple times” because it cost several thousand dollars

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    Intel is ending development on its smart glasses project, despite only announcing its existence two months...

    Intel is ending development on its smart glasses project, despite only announcing its existence two months ago

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    Jeremy Corbyn would be a better prime minister than Theresa May, leading author Lee Child has...

    Jeremy Corbyn would be a better prime minister than Theresa May, leading author Lee Child has said

    Hospital delay to cost up to £125m


    The West Midlands new super hospital is up to £125 million over budget following the collapse of...

    The West Midlands new super hospital is up to £125 million over budget following the collapse of Carillion

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    A juror who accepted a bribe has been jailed for six years in the first prosecution of its kind in...

    A juror who accepted a bribe has been jailed for six years in the first prosecution of its kind in Scotland

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    Former Lincoln defender Bradley Wood has been banned for six years over two match-fixing...

    Former Lincoln defender Bradley Wood has been banned for six years over two match-fixing offences

    Police seal off road in 'gun alert'


    The officers had been taking a 'legally held air rifle' back to a house in Connor Road, Stone Cross, on Thursday...

    The officers had been taking a 'legally held air rifle' back to a house in Connor Road, Stone Cross, on Thursday morning

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    The Great Barrier Reef in Australia experienced a “catastrophic die-off” following an extended marine heatwave in 2016, scientists...

    The Great Barrier Reef in Australia experienced a “catastrophic die-off” following an extended marine heatwave in 2016, scientists say

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    Scientists have found a possible link between cot death and exposure to certain...

    Scientists have found a possible link between cot death and exposure to certain pollutants

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    A US couple have welcomed a 14th male child into the world as a daughter continues to prove...

    A US couple have welcomed a 14th male child into the world as a daughter continues to prove elusive

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    A whistleblower who raised concerns about the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme was possibly “fed to the wolves” by the DUP when the scheme’s flaws were exposed, the chairman of the public inquiry has...

    A whistleblower who raised concerns about the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme was possibly “fed to the wolves” by the DUP when the scheme’s flaws were exposed, the chairman of the public inquiry has suggested

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    Leisure chain David Lloyd is trialling a service to motivate gym-goers by letting them binge-watch their favourite show while on a...

    Leisure chain David Lloyd is trialling a service to motivate gym-goers by letting them binge-watch their favourite show while on a run

    Alice has done family proud, says Liam


    Gymnast Alice won a gold, a silver and a bronze medal at the Gold Coast Games, which ran from April 4 to...

    Gymnast Alice won a gold, a silver and a bronze medal at the Gold Coast Games, which ran from April 4 to 15

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    Raul Castro said he expected 57-year-old Miguel Diaz-Canel to serve two five-year terms as president and eventually take his place as head of the Communist...

    Raul Castro said he expected 57-year-old Miguel Diaz-Canel to serve two five-year terms as president and eventually take his place as head of the Communist Party

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    Joey Barton has taken on his biggest challenge yet by making the first step into management as head coach at Fleetwood, according to the midfielder’s former boss Sam...

    Joey Barton has taken on his biggest challenge yet by making the first step into management as head coach at Fleetwood, according to the midfielder’s former boss Sam Allardyce

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    Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed in Co Antrim, sources...

    Two people have died after a light aircraft crashed in Co Antrim, sources said

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    Magician Dynamo has said giving children a proper education is “the closest thing to giving a child the power to do real...

    Magician Dynamo has said giving children a proper education is “the closest thing to giving a child the power to do real magic”

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    Chevrolet is to allow some of its drivers to start paying for petrol without touching their wallet or smartphone thanks to a link-up with...

    Chevrolet is to allow some of its drivers to start paying for petrol without touching their wallet or smartphone thanks to a link-up with Shell

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    Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding what causes motor neurone disease and a common form of...

    Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding what causes motor neurone disease and a common form of dementia

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    A consultant for the SNP met the controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica in the run up to the last Holyrood elections, the First Minister has...

    A consultant for the SNP met the controversial data firm Cambridge Analytica in the run up to the last Holyrood elections, the First Minister has revealed

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    A new trend is emerging in the world of painted rocks – a hobby which sees people decorate rocks and hide them outside for others to...

    A new trend is emerging in the world of painted rocks – a hobby which sees people decorate rocks and hide them outside for others to find

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    Shorts and T-shirts have been dug out from the back of drawers as people across the country look to make the most of the warm...

    Shorts and T-shirts have been dug out from the back of drawers as people across the country look to make the most of the warm weather

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    Tessa Jowell has been showered with praise and tributes by MPs as she sat in the House of Commons chamber for a debate on cancer...

    Tessa Jowell has been showered with praise and tributes by MPs as she sat in the House of Commons chamber for a debate on cancer treatment

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    For many years, the football computer game Pro Evolution Soccer has played second fiddle to EA Sports’ Fifa titles, and news from the world of technology suggests that might not be about to change any time...

    For many years, the football computer game Pro Evolution Soccer has played second fiddle to EA Sports’ Fifa titles, and news from the world of technology suggests that might not be about to change any time soon

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    An internal fight among members of the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature is spilling on to the streets of...

    An internal fight among members of the academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature is spilling on to the streets of Sweden

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    Joey Barton has learnt from mistakes of the past and can prove a “huge success” as he makes his first steps into management as head coach at Fleetwood, according to chairman Andy...

    Joey Barton has learnt from mistakes of the past and can prove a “huge success” as he makes his first steps into management as head coach at Fleetwood, according to chairman Andy Pilley

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    Amir Khan fights in Britain for the first time in five years on Saturday and admits the emergence of homegrown boxers like Anthony Joshua has fuelled his...

    Amir Khan fights in Britain for the first time in five years on Saturday and admits the emergence of homegrown boxers like Anthony Joshua has fuelled his comeback

    Latvian immigrant jailed


    Aris Abelitis was arrested just three weeks after he entered the country with hopes of making the UK his new...

    Aris Abelitis was arrested just three weeks after he entered the country with hopes of making the UK his new home

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    Four students who sexually abused vulnerable girls have been jailed for between four and five years after a judge said they had treated their victims like...

    Four students who sexually abused vulnerable girls have been jailed for between four and five years after a judge said they had treated their victims like “trophies”

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    Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal has ruled out the idea of Renato Sanches playing at the World Cup for...

    Swansea manager Carlos Carvalhal has ruled out the idea of Renato Sanches playing at the World Cup for Portugal

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    A woman who won £453 million in a divorce battle in London against her Russian billionaire ex-husband has been granted further High Court orders aimed at helping her recover the...

    A woman who won £453 million in a divorce battle in London against her Russian billionaire ex-husband has been granted further High Court orders aimed at helping her recover the award

    Big Interview: Bob Taylor


    The former Albion striker had just cycled from Swansea to the West Midlands alongside fellow Baggies legend Brendon Batson and several others to raise money for club charity The Albion...

    The former Albion striker had just cycled from Swansea to the West Midlands alongside fellow Baggies legend Brendon Batson and several others to raise money for club charity The Albion Foundation

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    Egypt’s foreign minister has delivered a warning to Ethiopia over a dam it is building on a Nile River...

    Egypt’s foreign minister has delivered a warning to Ethiopia over a dam it is building on a Nile River tributary

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    Shire looks set to become the centre of a takeover tussle between Botox maker Allergan and Takeda, with the pharmaceutical giant rejecting a £44 billion offer from the Japanese...

    Shire looks set to become the centre of a takeover tussle between Botox maker Allergan and Takeda, with the pharmaceutical giant rejecting a £44 billion offer from the Japanese firm

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    Country duo The Shires were left feeling a little guilty after a marketing ploy panicked...

    Country duo The Shires were left feeling a little guilty after a marketing ploy panicked fans

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    Meghan Markle has been described as a “strong, free spirit” who “found her prince, fell in love and in turn made a cynical world believe in fairy tales again” by her friend, the actress Priyanka...

    Meghan Markle has been described as a “strong, free spirit” who “found her prince, fell in love and in turn made a cynical world believe in fairy tales again” by her friend, the actress Priyanka Chopra

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    Two men are being questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in...

    Two men are being questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Belfast

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    The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced its long-discussed new Twenty20 tournament will in fact use a 100-ball...

    The England and Wales Cricket Board has announced its long-discussed new Twenty20 tournament will in fact use a 100-ball format

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    The final trailer for Deadpool 2 has dropped, one month before the superhero sequel arrives in...

    The final trailer for Deadpool 2 has dropped, one month before the superhero sequel arrives in cinemas

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    A BBC reporter who broke a story about Sir Cliff Richard’s home being searched by police following a child sex assault allegation has denied “strong-arming” senior officers into co-operating with...

    A BBC reporter who broke a story about Sir Cliff Richard’s home being searched by police following a child sex assault allegation has denied “strong-arming” senior officers into co-operating with him

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    Russian investigators say they have traced back the steps of Yulia Skripal from her Moscow home to the airport before she flew to London, and found no traces of...

    Russian investigators say they have traced back the steps of Yulia Skripal from her Moscow home to the airport before she flew to London, and found no traces of poison

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    An antiques dealer who offered parts of a tiger and leopard for sale online has been fined £1,000 in...

    An antiques dealer who offered parts of a tiger and leopard for sale online has been fined £1,000 in court

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    Tessa Jowell was promised a “warm embrace of parliamentary love” as she sat in the House of Commons chamber for a debate on cancer...

    Tessa Jowell was promised a “warm embrace of parliamentary love” as she sat in the House of Commons chamber for a debate on cancer treatment

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    Michael Carrick has revealed he asked not to be picked for England after becoming “depressed” on international...

    Michael Carrick has revealed he asked not to be picked for England after becoming “depressed” on international duty

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    Today programme host Mishal Husain joked that Jon Snow was “not the first person” to use the “waking up with line” after he presented the broadcaster with an...

    Today programme host Mishal Husain joked that Jon Snow was “not the first person” to use the “waking up with line” after he presented the broadcaster with an award

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    The Information Commissioner’s powers must be beefed up in the wake of the Facebook scandal, MP Damian Collins has...

    The Information Commissioner’s powers must be beefed up in the wake of the Facebook scandal, MP Damian Collins has said

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    It appears robots have yet again mastered a skill that was once solely within the domain of humans: assembling an Ikea...

    It appears robots have yet again mastered a skill that was once solely within the domain of humans: assembling an Ikea chair

    Port Vale want Howkins


    The 21-year-old has impressed at the League Two side since joining them on loan in January after a disappointing spell with Cambridge United in the first half of the...

    The 21-year-old has impressed at the League Two side since joining them on loan in January after a disappointing spell with Cambridge United in the first half of the season

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    Everton manager Sam Allardyce has criticised the club for sending out a survey asking supporters to mark him out of 10, labelling it a “big...

    Everton manager Sam Allardyce has criticised the club for sending out a survey asking supporters to mark him out of 10, labelling it a “big mistake”

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    Pep Guardiola thanked Manchester City players and staff for achieving something he will cherish for the rest of his life after winning the...

    Pep Guardiola thanked Manchester City players and staff for achieving something he will cherish for the rest of his life after winning the title

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    A football agent jailed for seven years after he killed a Highways officer and left another paralysed in a motorway crash has had his sentence...

    A football agent jailed for seven years after he killed a Highways officer and left another paralysed in a motorway crash has had his sentence increased

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    Nepal’s government has honoured two climbers who were the first to scale Mount Everest without oxygen...

    Nepal’s government has honoured two climbers who were the first to scale Mount Everest without oxygen supplies

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    A weather warning was in place on the day that a bouncy castle blew across a fairground with a little girl inside it, a court...

    A weather warning was in place on the day that a bouncy castle blew across a fairground with a little girl inside it, a court heard

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    The Defence Secretary has said a new £132 million submarine-hunting aircraft facility is “integral” to defending the UK from the increasing threat from...

    The Defence Secretary has said a new £132 million submarine-hunting aircraft facility is “integral” to defending the UK from the increasing threat from Russia

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    Britain has seen a new record set for coal-free power generation as the country went more than two days without electricity from the fossil...

    Britain has seen a new record set for coal-free power generation as the country went more than two days without electricity from the fossil fuel

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    It’s a question every football fan has surely wrangled with at some point: could a football team ever be filled with players whose initials also represented their...

    It’s a question every football fan has surely wrangled with at some point: could a football team ever be filled with players whose initials also represented their position?

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    A top private school sports coach has been convicted of indecently assaulting his...

    A top private school sports coach has been convicted of indecently assaulting his students

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    The death of TV star Dale Winton at a house he moved into weeks earlier is unexplained but not being treated as suspicious, Scotland Yard...

    The death of TV star Dale Winton at a house he moved into weeks earlier is unexplained but not being treated as suspicious, Scotland Yard said

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    No patients were taken from the scene of a light aircraft crash in Co Antrim, the ambulance service...

    No patients were taken from the scene of a light aircraft crash in Co Antrim, the ambulance service said

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    The rise in homelessness shows there is something “deeply wrong with our country”, Jeremy Corbyn said as he set out Labour plans to build a million “genuinely affordable” properties over 10...

    The rise in homelessness shows there is something “deeply wrong with our country”, Jeremy Corbyn said as he set out Labour plans to build a million “genuinely affordable” properties over 10 years

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    Temperatures could soar to 28C (82F) in some parts on Thursday, making it the warmest April day in nearly 70...

    Temperatures could soar to 28C (82F) in some parts on Thursday, making it the warmest April day in nearly 70 years

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    Ronnie O’Sullivan faces an immediate stiff test of his Crucible title credentials after being warned there are no “numpties” at the Betfred World...

    Ronnie O’Sullivan faces an immediate stiff test of his Crucible title credentials after being warned there are no “numpties” at the Betfred World Championship

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    For those old enough to say “back in my day”, some aspects of the modern world can make it a confusing and imperfect...

    For those old enough to say “back in my day”, some aspects of the modern world can make it a confusing and imperfect place

    Bladen's daily tip


    Over the course of the week, Andrew will be offering his selection for the upcoming days of racing, take a look at his daily offerings to see whether you could pocket some...

    Over the course of the week, Andrew will be offering his selection for the upcoming days of racing, take a look at his daily offerings to see whether you could pocket some cash

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    Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has distanced himself from the anti-Semitic abuse carried out by people claiming to be his supporters, saying none of it was “ever done in my...

    Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has distanced himself from the anti-Semitic abuse carried out by people claiming to be his supporters, saying none of it was “ever done in my name”