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British Steel risks collapse with 25,000 jobs threatened

LONDON (Reuters) – British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency…

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‘Anti-Islamic’ posters in Essex showing crusader chasing woman in burqa with AK-47 investigated by police

Posters put up in an Essex town bearing the phrase “Islamists not welcome” are being treated as a hate crime, police have said.  Put up in several Rayleigh…

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Factbox: What would a Labour Party government nationalise, and how?

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party wants to nationalise energy and water infrastructure if it can oust Prime Minister Theresa May’s ruling Conservatives from…

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Average schoolgirl takes three days off each term due to period-related issues, study finds

Schoolgirls take an average of three days off per term because of period-related issues, according to a new poll which found that this was the most…

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Man charged with throwing a milkshake at Farage

Brexit Party leader Nigel gestures after being hit with a milkshake while arriving for a Brexit Party campaign event in Newcastle, Britain, May 20, 2019….

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Labour’s Emily Thornberry says she has ‘large number of things’ to say to Donald Trump on UK trip but can’t do so in front of Queen

Emily Thornberry has claimed she has a “large number of things” she wishes to say to Donald Trump during his state visit – just not…

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British Steel on brink of collapse with 25,000 jobs at risk – source

LONDON (Reuters) – British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency…

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Brexit: Don’t fear chlorinated chicken says US official – poultry is now being washed in acid instead

Fears about chlorinated chicken in UK shops after Brexit have been dismissed by a US food official – as he revealed poultry is now being…

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British Steel on brink of collapse with thousands of jobs at risk – source

LONDON (Reuters) – British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency…

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More than 500 county lines gang members arrested in national crackdown, say police

More than 500 suspected members of county lines drugs gangs have been arrested as part of a national crackdown. Police forces across the UK seized…

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Government’s probation policy ‘driving up prison population and trapping offenders in cycle of crime’

The government’s flagship probation policy is driving up the prison population and trapping people in an endless cycle of low-level offending, a report has suggested. As…

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Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey calls for foreign aid cuts and condemns her party for ‘failure to deliver Brexit’

Tory leadership hopeful Esther McVey has called for billions of pounds of foreign aid spending to be channelled into policing and schools, in a pitch to…

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Drink driver jailed for killing three in head-on crash on wrong side of road

A drink-driver who killed three people in a head-on car crash after going the wrong way down a dual carriageway has been jailed for more…

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