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Adam Johnson faces wait for decision on challenge to sexual activity conviction

Council fined over failings at London tower block where six died in fire

Britain must not ‘pull up the drawbridge’ on globalisation, Boris Johnson warns

Iron Age gold jewellery found buried in field likely to be ‘worth a bob or two’

Ukip will kick out only MP claims former leader Nigel Farage

Trump denies ‘major leak process’ at White House amid phone check reports

Coroner concludes UK victims of Tunisia beach massacre were unlawfully killed

Man, 21, jailed for life over Matalan murders of ex-girlfriend and new partner

Weather warnings as snow causes travel disruption

12 injured as part of Rio Carnival float collapses

Tenants snap up a listed office space


Kerry's in the pink as guest speaker for International Women's Day

Train held by police after bagel incident

Delay Brexit if no trade deal can be struck, urge business leaders

Police chief ‘calls for counselling and rehab for lower level paedophiles’

In video: Plane crashes into two homes in California

Patients dying as hospitals are ‘jam-full’, says doctors’ report


Malaysia to charge two women with murder of Kim Jong Nam

Lifeguards recruited for summer at Camber Sands following drownings

Regulator backing cut in bills for BT’s landline-only customers

Government departments told to find cuts of up to 6% under £3.5bn savings plan


SpaceX aims to fly two people to the moon next year

Prison officers warned they face legal case over ‘unlawful’ industrial action

Peers vote against Brexit Bill amendment over single market membership

Driver released on bail after car hits five people

In pictures: Queen and Cambridges celebrate UK-India ties at Buckingham Palace reception


Tara Palmer-Tomkinson’s sister shares eulogy on social media

Millions of motorists face soaring premiums after compensation rule change


Serial offender found guilty of raid on Simon Cowell’s home

Prison officer facing manslaughter and misconduct charges over inmate’s death


Hunt: No evidence patients at risk after NHS misplaces confidential documents

Pensioner injured by falling tree during Storm Doris dies in hospital

Jeremy Corbyn ‘very happy’ amid warning of ‘soft coup’ to oust him


Harry asked for help to safeguard counselling service for veterans and families


NHS England urged to review bed capacity to prevent further deaths


Children shipped overseas exposed to ‘unacceptable depravity’ inquiry told

Police chief welcomes ‘tough action’ to evict travellers from school car park

Snow, ice and wind warnings withdrawn as Storm Ewan weaker than forecast

Jeremy Corbyn leads tributes to ‘iconic, irascible’ MP Sir Gerald Kaufman


White Helmets producer describes only British Oscar win as ‘bitter-sweet’

Poll reveals support for school lessons about pornography and sexting


Consumers more willing to switch energy suppliers after spate of price rises

Two-fifths of drivers ‘unaware’ of tougher penalties for mobile use


And the Oscar goes to… the wrong film! Moonlight wins after La La Land error

Ministers plan internet strategy ‘to make Britain safest place to be online’


Antipodean rugby stars Williams and O’Connor arrested in cocaine probe

Government ‘must act to avoid catastrophic failure’ in NHS


La La Land leads Oscar wins with six gongs


In pictures: Stars arrive on red carpet ahead of politically charged Oscars


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