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World

Zelensky hails ‘historic’ day as Ukraine accepted as EU candidate

The decision at a two-day EU summit is symbolic step that signals the bloc’s intention to reach deep into the former Soviet Union

Jun 24, 2022
UK

PM to stress ‘obvious merits’ of Rwanda asylum policy to Charles

The Prime Minister struck out at ‘condescending’ opponents of plans to forcibly remove migrants to the East African nation

Jun 23, 2022
UK

Sheffield Utd stars facing assault charges after pitch invasion

The club said it was ‘disappointed’ to learn McBurnie and Brewster were facing criminal charges

Jun 23, 2022
UK

British Airways staff at Heathrow to strike in summer of travel chaos

Downing Street said strike action by British Airways workers would only add to the ‘misery’ passengers are suffering at airports

Jun 23, 2022
Health

Source of polio virus ‘could be traced to individual household’

Health minister Lord Kamall told peers ‘world-beating’ technology might enable scientists to locate the exact source of the virus

Jun 23, 2022
World

Rupert Murdoch and Jerry Hall are ‘divorcing’, according to report

The ‘split’ was first reported by the New York Times on Wednesday evening

Jun 23, 2022
UK

PM and Charles to hold talks in Rwanda amid migrant flights storm

It will be the first time they have spoken since the service for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Jun 22, 2022
Crime

Dominic Raab ‘horrified’ over stabbing of PCSO in his constituency

The officer was stabbed in the arm in Esher on Tuesday afternoon

Jun 22, 2022
Crime

Boys ‘murdered 14-year-old with sword hidden in walking stick’

Victim Fares Maatou, 14, was allegedly set upon by two boys following a confrontation involving a larger group in Barking Road, Canning Town

Jun 22, 2022
UK

Thunderstorms could hit London on Thursday amid Met Office warning

A yellow thunderstorm warning will be in place from 10am on Thursday until 11.59pm, covering much of the South and Midlands

Jun 22, 2022
Showbiz

Millie Bobby Brown is no stranger to love as Harry Styles wows Wembley

Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown shared a picture from Harry Style’s Wembley show

Jun 22, 2022
UK

Wife of Tyson Fury’s promoter in ‘bats-in-the-attic’ extension fight

Susan Warren is being sued by a building firm after allegedly refusing to settle a bill for an extension to the Grade-II listed mansion at their eight-acre country estate in Hertfordshire

Jun 22, 2022
UK

Microsoft’s Outlook email service hit by outage amid WFH surge

The company said some users may be unable to access their mailboxes, and send or receive messages

Jun 21, 2022
Crime

Ex-soldier jailed for at least 38 years for murdering neighbours

Collin Reeves knifed Stephen and Jennifer Chapple six times each at their house in the village of Norton Fitzwarren

Jun 21, 2022
UK

Truss vows to keep sanctioning Russia until it withdraws from Ukraine

‘We will continue to impose sanctions, we will continue to stop importing goods from Russia until we see Russia fully withdraw from Ukraine,’ Ms Truss said

Jun 21, 2022
London

Man tasered by police on Chelsea Bridge ‘was carrying firelighter’

Oladeji Adeyemi Omishore was initially reported to have been in possession of a screwdriver when police officers were called to Chelsea Bridge

Jun 21, 2022
World

Macron’s failure to win majority a ‘democratic shock’, say ministers

Final results showed Macron’s candidates winning 245 seats - much less than the 289 required to have a straight majority at the National Assembly

Jun 20, 2022
UK

West End to ‘grind to halt’ in Tube and rail strikes body-blow

Footfall is expected to drop by 9.3% across all retail destinations amid the strikes, peaking at a 13% fall at shopping centres

Jun 20, 2022
World

Julian Assange’s wife vows to fight his US extradition order

The Home Secretary has signed an order to extradite Assange to the US on espionage charges

Jun 17, 2022
Crime

Ex-soldier guilty of murdering neighbours while their children slept

The victims’ family held hands as the verdict was returned and many of them were in tears

Jun 17, 2022