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Anjem Choudary is charged with encouraging support for Islamic State

Anjem Choudary to face terror support charge

Palmyra is listed as a Unesco World Heritage Site

Hi-tech plan to combat IS destruction of ancient sites

The scene of a fatal car crash in Branton, near Doncaster

Three arrests after car crashed into front garden and burst into flames

Sophie Lancaster was murdered because of her goth appearance

Young goths 'more vulnerable to self-harm'

Investigators continue to work at the scene of the crash on the A27 at Shoreham

Shoreham crash probe police 'overwhelmed' by food donations

Half of Britons have never heard of newer radiotherapy technologies such as Cyberknife or Gammaknife, research suggests

Half of Britons 'unaware of advanced forms of radiotherapy'

Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham said councils should control the benefits budget.

Andy Burnham: Councils should control benefits budget

The Edinburgh International Television Festival was dominated by BBC debate

Edinburgh TV Festival comes to a close

Airshows are going ahead despite the Shoreham disaster

Airshows alter schedules after Shoreham plane disaster

The worst congestion will be on Friday evening, the AA predicted

Thunderstorms to make bank holiday weekend a washout

One billion people have used Facebook in a single day for the first time in the site's 11-year history.

Mark Zuckerberg hails Facebook's one billion visitors in single day

David Cameron with two of his new Tory peers, former minister William Hague and aide Kate Fall.

David Cameron announces 26 new Tory peers amid 'cronies' claims

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New figures will confirm whether a key immigration measure is at record levels.

Record high net migration deals blow to PM's aims to reduce arrivals

The DWP was ordered to release the death statistics by the Information Commissioner.

Sickness benefit tests 'should be reviewed due to disturbing deaths data'

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Lauren Mayberry of the Chvrches performs on the MTV stage during day one of the V Festival, at Hylands Park in Chelmsford, Essex.

Chvrches singer Lauren Mayberry condemns online trolls

Babies will be given the new meningitis B vaccine from September 1

Fever warning over new meningitis vaccine for babies

Business and professional services companies have reported their best ever period by value

Business and professional services firms 'report best ever quarter'

One billion people used Facebook on Monday

Mark Zuckerberg hails Facebook's one billion visitors in single day

Lauren Mayberry of the Chvrches has condemned online trolls

Chvrches singer Lauren Mayberry condemns online trolls

The DWP was ordered to release the death statistics by the Information Commissioner

Sickness benefit tests 'should be reviewed due to disturbing deaths data'

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Gary and Phil Neville join other pall bearers to carry the coffin of their father Neville Neville into Bury Parish Church in Greater Manchester

David Beckham and Ryan Giggs join mourners at Neville Neville's funeral

Jonathan Thomson-Glover, 53, who taught at Clifton College in Bristol, pleaded guilty to 36 counts of making, taking and possessing indecent images of children (Picture: Avon and Somerset Police)

Ex-Clifton College teacher jailed for secret indecent filming of pupils

David Cameron with two of his new Tory peers, former minister William Hague and aide Kate Fall

David Cameron announces 26 new Tory peers amid 'cronies' claims

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The number of millionaires in the UK has increased, figures reveal

Number of millionaires in UK rises 41% in five years to 715,000

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Labour leadership hopeful Andy Burnham said councils should control the benefits budget

Andy Burnham: Councils should control benefits budget

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David Hasselhoff said he does not know whether he will be involved in the upcoming Baywatch film

David Hasselhoff: I have no idea about Baywatch film role

Latest politics news

Jamie Oliver: Migrant workers are vital for my businesses

United Utilities said it has lifted the tap water restriction for homes in parts of Blackpool, Chorley and Preston

Tap water in parts of Lancashire declared safe following parasitic outbreak

Corbynmania has seen thousands of people pack into venues to hear Jeremy Corbyn speak

Jeremy Corbyn's paper coffee cup sells on eBay for £51

House prices rose by 3.2% this month compared with August last year, Nationwide figures show

Property prices see 'weakest annual growth since June 2013'

Jamie Oliver is hoping to convince the Government to introduce a tax on sugary drinks

Jamie Oliver 'hoping to be a pain to Government' over sugary drink tax

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ITV has released its full schedule for The X Factor shows this year (ITV/PA)

BBC treats ratings battle between X Factor and Strictly as a game, says ITV boss

Some travellers could end up paying up to four times more for tickets after the change, it is claimed

Virgin to scrap West Coast railcard 'double discount'

Sir Stephen House is to stand down as chief constable of Police Scotland

Police Scotland Chief Constable Sir Stephen House to step down early

London Underground have not announced a new date for the launch of the night Tube

All-night Tube service launch deferred by London Underground

Scientists have predicted what would happen if a magnitude seven earthquake occurred beneath the Mediterranean sea off Sicily or Crete ( Ocean Science/PA)

Mediterranean tsunami could 'swamp' Greece, Italy and Libyan coasts

Detail emerged in a ruling by a judge following a private hearing at a family court

Foster mother 'forced girl to kneel in scalding water'

Christopher Spivey arrives at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court in Essex, where he will be sentenced for harassing the family of murdered soldier Lee Rigby

Internet troll escapes jail for Lee Rigby murder conspiracy harassment

Deutsche Bank staff past and present are reportedly being quizzed by the Serious Fraud Office

Deutsche Bank staff 'quizzed over Libor rate-rigging'

The FTSE 100 Index jumped more than 2 per cent higher in early trade, having shed 1.7% in the previous session

FTSE 100 rebounds amid ongoing fears over China

Winkleigh Airfield aircraft watch tower (Clive Emson Auctioneers/PA)

Aircraft watch tower at secret WWII RAF base up for sale

Democratic Unionists are due to meet Northern Ireland Secretary Theresa Villiers amid the political crisis

DUP prepared to quit Stormont over Provisional IRA claims

Changes have been made to several air shows

Schedule changes to bank holiday air shows

Author Sir Terry Pratchett died in March after battling Alzheimer's disease

Sir Terry Pratchett's last novel hits bookshop shelves

No room for "manspreading" on a crowded Tube train

'Manspreading', 'hangry', make it to dictionary but it's NBD

Sainsbury's said the 4% rise was the highest increase it had awarded to store employees in more than a decade

137,000 Sainsbury's staff to get 4% pay rise

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A diet rich in fresh fruit, vegetables, whole grains, nuts, beans, fish and olive oil can cut the risk of heart disease, say researchers.

Don't count calories, eat healthily to cut heart risks, say experts

Grandfather Mark Reeves, 53, was among at least 11 people who died in the Shoreham air crash

Shoreham air crash victim Mark Reeves had parked motorbike to photograph planes

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon says Scotland should have its own BBC channel

Nicola Sturgeon demands own BBC channel for Scotland

New figures will confirm whether a key immigration measure is at record levels

Record high net migration deals blow to PM's aims to reduce arrivals

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