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US-IRAN PRISONER EXCHANGE SEES THAW IN TENSIONS AS DOMESTIC CHAOS TAKES CENTRE STAGE

Analysis: With both Iran and Washington heading into volatile election years, the prospect of conflict between the two nations is as...

'ATROCIOUS ANTISEMITISM': AOC ATTACKS TRUMP FOR COMMENTS ABOUT JEWISH PEOPLE PROTECTING MONEY

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has decried Donald Trump as anti-semitic, after his recent comments suggesting that Jewish people base their...

 
 
 

FOSSIL FUEL FIRMS 'COULD BE SUED' FOR CLIMATE CHANGE

Filipino human rights committee finds world's biggest oil companies have legal and moral responsibilities to act, as Greta Thunberg...

LABOUR'S BREXIT PLANS ARE POLITICALLY IMPOSSIBLE

The Labour Party has attempted a delicate balancing act between its Eurosceptic and Europhilic contingents. A second referendum would...

 
 
 

PARAMEDIC 'STOLE BABY FOR AUNT WHO WANTED CHILD', POLICE CLAIM

Brother-in-law says family was 'stunned' on learning new mother had two babies

THE PHOTO OF AN NHS IN CRISIS THAT BORIS JOHNSON REFUSED TO LOOK AT. BUT MILLIONS OF VOTERS NOW WILL

Image of sick young boy sleeping on clinic floor could become election's pivotal moment, health correspondent Shaun Lintern writes

 
 
 

TORY ELECTION CANDIDATE SHARED ISLAMOPHOBIC MESSAGE CLAIMING MUSLIMS HAVE 'NASTY CULTURE'

Conservative accuses Labour candidate of 'trying to shut me up by crying Islamophobia'

RACCOON PASSES OUT AFTER DRINKING TOO MUCH WINE AT CHRISTMAS MARKET

Erfurt police said animal was obviously intoxicated but 'breathalyzer test not carried out'

 
 
 

MAN ATTACKED FRIEND IN BED WITH AXE THEN REFUSED TO EXPLAIN WHY

'Fadla has been unable to provide us, or the court, with an explanation for his actions that day'

'THERE WILL BE CHECKS': IRELAND INTERVENES AFTER BORIS JOHNSON ACCUSED OF LYING TO VOTERS ABOUT BREXIT DEAL

Irish government says there will clearly be checks as part of deal

 
 
 

VOTER ACCUSES BORIS JOHNSON OF LYING AFTER HE DENIES KNOWING ABOUT FAKE WEBSITE SET UP BY TORIES TO TRICK PUBLIC

A young mother has accused Boris Johnson of lying after he told her he knew nothing about a fake 'Labour' website set up by the Conservatives...

HOW TO GET BACK INTO CYCLING AFTER TIME OFF THE BIKE? MAKE IT FUN AND ENJOY THE PAIN

Following the crowd eases a return to the road, and the aches and sores that inevitably come after time off are to be embraced

 
 
 

ROGER HAMMOND ON THE LONELY ROAD BACK TO THE OLYMPIC GAMES FROM HIS GARAGE

Exclusive interview: The former British national road race champion discusses the challenge of weeks spent training in isolation recovering...

CHINA ORDERS ALL FOREIGN COMPUTERS TO BE REMOVED FROM STATE OFFICES

Google, Intel and Microsoft all caught up in ban

 
 
 

MUSIC BOX SESSIONS - MARIKA HACKMAN PERFORMS TRACKS FROM HER NEW ALBUM 'ANY HUMAN FRIEND'

'Han Solo' artist is touring the UK in 2020

CHINESE LIBRARY WORKERS BURN BOOKS SEEN AS DIVERGING FROM TEACHINGS OF XI JINPING

Communist Party diktat urges officials to 'create healthy and safe environment for educating people'

 
 
 

WEST HAM VS ARSENAL LIVE: TEAM NEWS, LINE-UPS AND MORE AHEAD OF PREMIER LEAGUE FIXTURE TONIGHT

Follow the latest updates tonight as West Ham host London rivals Arsenal

DAN SNOW ENDORSES LIB DEMS OVER 'PROFOUNDLY INCOMPETENT' BORIS JOHNSON AND 'ECONOMICALLY ILLITERATE' JEREMY CORBYN

Television presenter laments 'parlous state' of two main parties but praises Jo Swinson and insists Brexit can still be stopped

 
 
 

PUPILS HAVE MISSED MORE THAN A WEEK OF SCHOOL BECAUSE OF ELECTIONS

Disruption to schooling prompts call for alternative polling stations

HONEY BOY DIRECTOR ALMA HAR'EL CALLS OUT GOLDEN GLOBES OVER LACK OF FEMALE NOMINEES: 'THESE ARE NOT OUR PEOPLE'

Only men are up for the Best Director award

 
 
 



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