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Prince Andrew accused of ‘playing hide and seek’ to avoid sex assault lawsuit
Prince Andrew
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Prince Andrew accused of ‘playing hide and seek’ to avoid sex assault lawsuit

But US judge rules legal papers can be served to Duke of York’s LA-based lawyers
17 Sep 2021
Everything you need to know about the Labour Party conference 2021
Keir Starmer
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Everything you need to know about the Labour Party conference 2021

Key details and expectations for Keir Starmer’s first in-person conference speech
17 Sep 2021
French furious over Patel plan to turn back Channel migrants
Priti Patel greets Afghan refugees at Heathrow Airport
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French furious over Patel plan to turn back Channel migrants

Home secretary warned threat could have ‘negative impact on our co-operation’
9 Sep 2021
New Zealand retreats from plan to open borders
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New Zealand retreats from plan to open borders

Minister leading Covid response questions wisdom of move in current ‘Delta environment’
8 Sep 2021
Does the UK need October ‘firebreak’ lockdown?
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Does the UK need October ‘firebreak’ lockdown?

School half-term may be extended if Covid-19 case rates continue to increase
7 Sep 2021
What you can and can’t share on OnlyFans
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What you can and can’t share on OnlyFans

Social platform’s U-turn on porn ban followed backlash from users and financial partners
7 Sep 2021
Taliban close to crushing last bastion of resistance in Panjshir Valley
Resistance fighters in the Panjshir Valley
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Taliban close to crushing last bastion of resistance in Panjshir Valley

Militant group claims victory but local opposition forces have vowed to fight on
6 Sep 2021
Afghan refugees to be schooled on British ‘values, culture and civic duties’
Afghan refugees at Heathrow
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Afghan refugees to be schooled on British ‘values, culture and civic duties’

Scheme for those fleeing Taliban rule will emulate programmes in Italy, France and Germany
3 Sep 2021
Biden failed a ‘no-fail mission’, official claims
US troops during the evacuation of Kabul airport
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Biden failed a ‘no-fail mission’, official claims

President seeks to cast evacuation as ‘extraordinary success’ as blame mounts over chaotic airlift
2 Sep 2021
Pentagon ‘blames UK’ for Kabul airport suicide attack
People wait to be processed at Kabul airport
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Pentagon ‘blames UK’ for Kabul airport suicide attack

US kept open Abbey Gate to help UK evacuation effort - despite imminent threat of attack
31 Aug 2021
British embassy ‘left details’ of local Afghan staff for Taliban
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British embassy ‘left details’ of local Afghan staff for Taliban

Paperwork identifying employees abandoned by British officials in their retreat
27 Aug 2021
Next major pandemic will hit ‘by 2080 at the latest’
Shot of London during the height of the Covid pandemic
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Next major pandemic will hit ‘by 2080 at the latest’

Researchers predict that younger generation will face another disease outbreak on similar scale to Covid-19
24 Aug 2021
1.65m jobs advertised in the UK - but 1m roles remain ‘in peril’
Photographers
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1.65m jobs advertised in the UK - but 1m roles remain ‘in peril’

Recruitment postings soar due to labour shortages with photographers, farm workers and plasterers all in demand 
16 Aug 2021
What we know so far about the Plymouth mass shooting
Police at the the scene on Biddick Drive
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What we know so far about the Plymouth mass shooting

Gunman who killed five - including young girl - named as Jake Davison
13 Aug 2021
School Covid rates during third wave far lower than last year, study finds
Children sit at socially distanced desks at Harris Academy, London
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School Covid rates during third wave far lower than last year, study finds

Only 0.42% of secondary students tested positive in June
12 Aug 2021
Prince Andrew with Queen when abuse case summons landed
Prince Andrew
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Prince Andrew with Queen when abuse case summons landed

Duke of York ‘cannot hide behind wealth and palace walls’, Virginia Roberts Giuffre’s lawyer warns
11 Aug 2021
What are the top ten best-selling used cars in the UK?
Ford Fiesta was the most popular used car in Q2 2021
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What are the top ten best-selling used cars in the UK?

Lack of new models due to global chip shortage drives second-hand car sales
11 Aug 2021
Inside scientists’ battle against long Covid
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Inside scientists’ battle against long Covid

Latest ONS figures suggest almost a million people in UK are living with the debilitating condition
10 Aug 2021
Downing Street and the execution of Geronimo the alpaca
Geronimo the alpaca
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Downing Street and the execution of Geronimo the alpaca

Joanna Lumley and Stanley Johnson backing bid to save life of six-year-old pet
9 Aug 2021
Why energy prices are rising again
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Why energy prices are rising again

Soaring demand leads to wholesale gas price increases being passed on to consumers
6 Aug 2021
Green-list countries: which destinations will be added next?
The Algarve, Portugal
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Green-list countries: which destinations will be added next?

Government ditches controversial plan for ‘amber travel watch-list’
3 Aug 2021
Heathrow chaos: one in four border officials in isolation
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Heathrow chaos: one in four border officials in isolation

Government losing track of coronavirus cases entering the UK, Border Force union warns
3 Aug 2021
Senior general accuses US of ‘abandoning Afghanistan’
General David Petraeus during a 2010 visit to Kandahar, Afghanistan
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Senior general accuses US of ‘abandoning Afghanistan’

General David Petraeus says Taliban could reinstate ‘medieval Islamist regime’
2 Aug 2021
Are pregnant women ‘more at risk’ of severe Delta variant symptoms?
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Are pregnant women ‘more at risk’ of severe Delta variant symptoms?

Healthcare professionals stress importance of antenatal vaccination
30 Jul 2021
Afghanistan civilian casualty figures hit record high
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Afghanistan civilian casualty figures hit record high

Deaths rise 47% year-on-year as Taliban exploits departure of foreign troops
26 Jul 2021
Can amnesty for Troubles killings survive Stormont opposition?
Families of victims of the 1971 Ballymurphy Massacre address reporters following Brandon Lewis’ announcement
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Can amnesty for Troubles killings survive Stormont opposition?

Victim’s families say proposal for statute of limitations is ‘slap in the face’
15 Jul 2021
Is Ethiopia’s civil war at ‘turning point’ as Tigray rebels retake key cities?
Captured Ethiopian troops arrive at the Mekele Rehabilitation Center
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Is Ethiopia’s civil war at ‘turning point’ as Tigray rebels retake key cities?

New offensive launched after federal government declares unilateral ceasefire
14 Jul 2021
Taliban seizes cities as Afghan military collapses
Afghan militia arm themselves to aid the military in the fight against the Taliban
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Taliban seizes cities as Afghan military collapses

More than 1,000 soldiers flee across border as others hand over weapons to insurgents
13 Jul 2021
Haiti plunged into political chaos after president assassination
Protests in Port-au-Prince following the assassination of President Jovenel Moise
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Haiti plunged into political chaos after president assassination

Police claim key suspect flew into the Caribbean country with ‘political motives’
12 Jul 2021
Pfizer vaccine efficacy ‘decreases against Delta variant’
Israeli medical worker
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Pfizer vaccine efficacy ‘decreases against Delta variant’

Data from Israel suggests jab is less effective at preventing infection with rapidly spreading strain of Covid
6 Jul 2021
Will China’s crackdown end Hong Kong’s big tech hub?
China and Hong Kong flags
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Will China’s crackdown end Hong Kong’s big tech hub?

Facebook, Twitter and Google threaten to leave over proposed data legislation
6 Jul 2021
Councillors call for Matt Hancock to quit as MP
Matt Hancock with Gina Coladangelo
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Councillors call for Matt Hancock to quit as MP

Former health secretary facing Tory revolt in West Suffolk constituency following affair breach
30 Jun 2021
How the Delta variant broke through Australia’s Covid defences
A drive-through testing centre in Perth
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How the Delta variant broke through Australia’s Covid defences

More than ten million Australians put under lockdown as highly contagious new strain spreads
30 Jun 2021
Meghan Markle braced for ‘brutal showdown’
 Meghan and Harry in 2020
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Meghan Markle braced for ‘brutal showdown’

Sources say Duchess of Sussex will demand Palace hands over ‘point-by-point’ details of alleged wrongdoing
22 Jun 2021
NHS facing ‘biggest pressure in history’ as 12 million await treatment
Health Secretary Matt Hancock
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NHS facing ‘biggest pressure in history’ as 12 million await treatment

Health bosses warn that hospital waiting lists are set to more than double
18 Jun 2021
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