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17/08/2018 01:38 PM
GCHQ 'hit-and-run': Man arrested after body discovered near spy agency base
Police believe victim may be missing man from nearby Cheltenham

17/08/2018 01:16 PM
Man knocked unconscious by Ben Stokes questions why England cricketer was not charged with assault
Former solider Ryan Hale 'struggles with the reasons' why he wasn't treated as victim

17/08/2018 12:44 PM
Teenager jailed for racially-aggravated attempted murder of Syrian refugee in Edinburgh
Gorman told barber to go back to his own country before knifing him six times, after being asked to turn his music down

17/08/2018 12:30 PM
Sadiq Khan orders London's emergency planners to prepare for no-deal Brexit
Body responsible for anything 'which threatens serious damage to human welfare' instructed to assess impact of UK crashing out of EU without a deal

17/08/2018 12:11 PM
Man arrested over 'horrific' sexual assault and attempted murder of woman in Leicester park
Attack left victim in a life-threatening condition after she was discovered in early hours of morning near children's play park off Cedar Road

17/08/2018 12:06 PM
Government expected to publish 84 papers on impact of no-deal Brexit
Issues ranging from aviation safety to climate change to be covered in potentially eye-opening impact assessments

17/08/2018 11:38 AM
Man killed 11-year-old niece after leaving her with more than 100 injuries in 'frenzied' attack
Jasmine Forrester beaten to death by great-uncle suffering from psychotic disorder in 'tragic' case

17/08/2018 11:31 AM
Police officer accidentally runs colleague over in van while chasing suspect
'Officers put themselves in difficult situations to keep our streets safe, and sadly, on this occasion, it has ended with one of our officers in hospital,' says force detective

17/08/2018 10:08 AM
Prisons minister vows to quit if he inmate violence and drug use do not fall in a year
Official data shows violence, self harm and drug use rising in many of Britain's jails

17/08/2018 12:13 AM
A no-deal Brexit would be a 'mistake we would regret for generations', says Jeremy Hunt
Foreign secretary also hints the government would consider EU proposals that demanded accepting European environmental and social legislation

17/08/2018 12:04 AM
Smoking ban should not apply to e-cigarettes and vaping should be allowed at work, in pubs and on trains, MPs say
E-cigarettes are exempt from smoke-free legislation but are blanket banned by many businesses and public transport operators – this makes safer alternative less attractive, Science and Technology Committee warns

16/08/2018 10:50 PM
Six arrested after quadruple stabbing in south London
Attack is 'beyond comprehension', says borough police chief

16/08/2018 08:54 PM
Labour complains to press regulator over coverage of Jeremy Corbyn wreath-laying
Stories have misrepresented 2014 event at cemetery, the people buried there, and role of Palestinian leaders, party says

16/08/2018 07:45 PM
Labour says Margaret Hodge comments 'disconnected from reality' after she calls Corbyn antisemitic and compares party to Nazi Germany
Veteran MP claims probe into her conduct made her feel 'like a Jew in Germany in the 30s' and claims 'cult of Corbynism' has fuelled antisemitism

16/08/2018 07:26 PM
Britain's Got Talent finalist stabbed to death in London
Simonne Samantha Kerr appeared on talent show with B Positive Choir to encourage blood donations

16/08/2018 06:15 PM
Police staff subjected to 'high levels' of sexual harassment including pressure to have sex, survey reveals
Workers report being pressured into having sex, inappropriate touching, explicit messages and 'sexual favours' resulting in preferential treatment

16/08/2018 06:02 PM
British steelworkers join The Independent's campaign for a Final Say referendum on Brexit
Exclusive: Major union joins the campaign as The Independent also teams up with People's Vote for mass march in London

16/08/2018 06:01 PM
Jeremy Corbyn falls behind Theresa May in leadership poll after wreath ceremony controversy
Poll finds row over Tunisia memorial event has shifted some voters' perceptions but not had major impact

16/08/2018 05:18 PM
Sajid Javid told Theresa May she was 'wrong' to block 3% police pay rise, leaked Home Office letter shows
Government funding for policing comes under fresh scrutiny following alleged terror attack in Westminster

16/08/2018 05:10 PM
London Underground : Tourist's guide to Tube etiquette, from ticket barriers to moving down inside the carriage
'Hell is other people,' as Jean-Paul Satre observed

16/08/2018 04:13 PM
Tearful homeless man steals chocolate bars 'so he can go to prison and get help'
Hundreds of ex-offenders may be doing same things as austerity cuts reduce support available, experts warn

16/08/2018 04:12 PM
Neo-Nazi who was making bomb jailed for terror offences after claiming he only wanted to 'blow up a turkey for YouTube'
Police found Peter Morgan's home filled with bombmaking materials, terrorist literature and Nazi memorabilia

16/08/2018 04:05 PM
Len McCluskey accuses Jewish leaders of 'intransigent hostility' to Jeremy Corbyn
Unite leader says Jewish community groups 'refuse to take yes for an answer' and should 'dial down the rhetoric'

16/08/2018 03:55 PM
Momentum faces divisions over whether Labour should adopt full international definition of antisemitism
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16/08/2018 03:50 PM
Man makes hoax bomb threat to delay his flight
French librarian Jacob Abdellak jailed for 10 months after making 'quite ridiculous decision'

16/08/2018 03:30 PM
EU says it won't comment on suspicion MI6 is spying on its Brexit negotiators
The UK is understood to have obtained secret internal EU documents

16/08/2018 01:34 PM
Queen's homeopathic doctor dies in collision with lorry while cycling in London
Dr Peter Fisher had been homeopathic physician to the Queen for about 15 years

16/08/2018 12:59 PM
Armed police called after catapult attacks on two Birmingham mosques during evening prayers
Local Muslim leaders previously raised fears of a surge in Islamophobic attacks following Westminster incident

16/08/2018 11:56 AM
EU hits back at Italy populists over Genoa bridge collapse as investigation launched into motorway firm
Italy's government had suggested EU spending limits could be to blame for poor maintenance

16/08/2018 11:42 AM
Muslim Tory peer who criticised Boris Johnson says he is facing 'politically motivated' attacks from own party
'I was very surprised about the fact Zac Goldsmith has made the complaint. When Zac Goldsmith was standing for London mayoral election he made some unsavoury remarks about Sadiq Khan and that campaign backfired'

16/08/2018 10:06 AM
Man killed in 'hit-and-run' near GCHQ spy agency base in Cheltenham
Police were called after body was spotted lying on A40 in early hours of morning

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26/07/2017 12:56 PM
British newlyweds detained in Los Angeles airport on honeymoon and sent home 'due to groom being Muslim'
The couple were held for 26 hours before being handcuffed and flown back to Britain