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Voting to begin in the UK in EU elections

Voting to begin in the UK in EU elections

Voting will get underway in the UK today to elect MEPs to the European parliament.
Theresa May clinging on as prime minister as Conservative MPs spark open warfare

Theresa May clinging on as prime minister as Conservative MPs spark open warfare

Theresa May is clinging on to her premiership after furious Conservative MPs granted her some light relief by deciding not to change party rules that could have forced an imminent departure from Downing Street.
Brexiteer minister Andrea Leadsom quits cabinet as Theresa May hangs on

Brexiteer minister Andrea Leadsom quits cabinet as Theresa May hangs on

A senior Brexiteer minister has resigned from the cabinet, in what could prove to be a fatal blow to Theresa May's premiership.
British woman dies in Majorca on Edinburgh-bound Ryanair flight

British woman dies in Majorca on Edinburgh-bound Ryanair flight

A British woman has died on a Ryanair flight as it was due to take off from Majorca's Palma Airport.
Man jailed for blowing up home while wife was inside

Man jailed for blowing up home while wife was inside

A 68-year-old man has been jailed for five years and four months for blowing up his home while his wife was inside.
Sacked captain still in command despite being flown off aircraft carrier

Sacked captain still in command despite being flown off aircraft carrier

The captain of the UK's aircraft carrier has been dramatically flown off the ship following his sacking last week.
Boy, 11, dies after being 'taken unwell' at school

Boy, 11, dies after being 'taken unwell' at school

An 11-year-old boy has died after falling ill at his school in west London.
Having sepsis 'was like dying and coming back to life'

Having sepsis 'was like dying and coming back to life'

A former banker has spoken of becoming a quadruple amputee at the age of 38 after being struck down with sepsis, or blood poisoning, following a slow diagnosis at hospital.
Contaminated blood: HIV-infected man left suicidal after 'sickening abuse'

Contaminated blood: HIV-infected man left suicidal after 'sickening abuse'

Army patrols subjected a haemophiliac infected with HIV by contaminated blood products to "sickening abuse", a public inquiry has heard.
London Bridge inquests: Survivor describes how terrorists 'were like predators'

London Bridge inquests: Survivor describes how terrorists 'were like predators'

A journalist stabbed by the London Bridge terrorists has described their "murderous rage" and said they approached the restaurant he was dining in like "they were stalking someone".
Manchester Arena attack: Saffie Roussos's dad blames MI5 for not tracking bomber

Manchester Arena attack: Saffie Roussos's dad blames MI5 for not tracking bomber

The father of the youngest victim of the Manchester Arena terror attack has blamed MI5 for not tracking bomber Salman Abedi despite reports of him being radicalised.
Celebrated ex-army officer jailed over child sex abuse charges

Celebrated ex-army officer jailed over child sex abuse charges

A decorated veteran from the British Army has been sentenced to three years and two months in prison after admitting to arranging for children in the Philippines to be sexually abused on webcam while he watched. 
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