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Corbyn would be a threat to national security, Johnson warns

Electing Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister would be a threat to national security, Boris Johnson has claimed.

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Lord Dubs slams 'disgusting' admin error which delayed child refugee arrivals

A "shocking and disgusting" admin error delayed 130 refugee children from coming to the UK, according to a Labour peer.

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PM reaffirms desire for 'special partnership' in talks with EU's Brexit chief

Theresa May has had "constructive" talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker on the Brexit process, Downing Street said.

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Newcastle United boss Lee Charnley held in tax probe

Newcastle United boss Lee Charnley has been arrested by officials investigating a suspected income tax and national insurance fraud.

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UK jihadi killed in RAF drone attack revealed as IS planner and recruiter

A British jihadi killed in an unprecedented RAF drone strike in Syria was a prolific recruiter and attack planner for Islamic State, a major new report reveals.

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Soldier jailed for life for stalking and murdering ex-girlfriend Alice Ruggles

An obsessed soldier who stalked then murdered his ex girlfriend by slashing her neck in an act of "utter barbarism" has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 22 years.

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Justin Timberlake pays tribute to 'special soul' Jonathan Demme

Justin Timberlake has paid an emotional tribute to The Silence Of The Lambs director Jonathan Demme after his death at the age of 73, saying: "You made a better human out of me."

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London Marathon medals being sold off online for up to £100

London Marathon runners are selling their finishers' medals for almost £100 online.

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Mortgage price war erupts as Nationwide unveils its lowest ever rates

The mortgage price war has been ramped up further as Britain's biggest building society has unveiled some of its lowest ever rates.

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Parents with extremist views 'exploiting right to withdraw pupils from RE'

Parents' rights to withdraw their children from RE lessons are being exploited by some who do not want their children to learn about other faiths, particularly Islam, a senior Church of England official has warned.

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England's 1966 heroes take on dementia in the name of their afflicted teammates

Two of England's World Cup winning squad have spoken of their sadness at the effect dementia has had on three of their former team mates, as they joined a bid to raise funds for research into the disease.

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Madeleine hunt police 'pursuing significant line of inquiry' 10 years on

British detectives working on the Madeleine McCann case are still pursuing "critical" leads as the 10th anniversary of her disappearance approaches, a Scotland Yard chief has revealed.

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Aid department approved £735m investment without expert advice, MPs say

The aid department approved a £735 million investment into its private finance arm without consulting independent experts in an "echo" of failings it made in funding an airport on a remote island that cannot currently be used, MPs have said.

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Specialists condemned over saturated fat claims

Heart experts have been criticised for claiming it is "plain wrong" to believe that saturated fat clogs up arteries.

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10% fall in people being treated at A&E for violence-related injuries

Serious violence dipped by a 10th in England and Wales last year, but casualties peaked at weekends amid spikes in alcohol-fuelled incidents, according to research.

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Plans for new warships and jets becoming unaffordable, watchdog warns

Plans for new warships, jets and other vital military equipment risk becoming unaffordable because of increased costs and the collapse in the value of sterling, the Commons spending watchdog has warned.

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Government borrowing reaches lowest level in nearly ten years

Government borrowing has reached its lowest level in nearly a decade, but the Chancellor has overshot his independent target for shoring up the public finances.

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Government treating Global Goals as 'developing world issue', MPs warn

The Government has failed to set out plans to achieve a series of international goals in the UK, from ending poverty and hunger to tackling climate change, MPs have warned.

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'Option to stay in reformed customs union should be part of Brexit negotiations'

The UK could relinquish its right to cut post-Brexit international trade deals if it gets a good withdrawal agreement with the EU, Labour has suggested.

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Aid department approved £735m investment without expert advice, MPs say

The aid department approved a £735 million investment into its private finance arm without consulting independent experts in an "echo" of failings it made in funding an airport on a remote island that cannot currently be used, MPs have said.

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