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Home Secretary Priti Patel has said that there is "no quick fix" to the migrant crisis. Making a statement to MPs on the "tragic drownings" in the Channel, Ms Patel added: "What happened yesterday was a dreadful shock, it was not a surprise but it is also a reminder of how vulnerable people are put at peril when in the hands of criminal gangs.”.
Stephen McKinney, 45, carried out the killing while the couple were on a boating holiday with their children in 2017.
The bodies were barely out of the water after the most deadly day ever for migrants crossing the English Channel before accusations began to fly over who was to blame for the tragedy.
Local authorities have declared three days of mourning after more than 50 miners and rescuers died in a Siberian coal mine accident
Shoppers baffled after 'Britain's wonkiest Christmas tree' appears in town centre
So the new variant has a name, but we've no idea about its reputation.
The sale includes huge savings on everything from Apple AirPods to Lego
French trawler crews are planning a series of port and cargo terminal blockades Friday in their push for a political decision over their right to take their trawlers into British waters. Their aim is to disrupt British supply lines in the hope of emptying supermarket shelves. Crews will target the harbours at Saint-Malo, Calais and Ouistreham in northern France, as well as access to the freight terminal of the Channel Tunnel near Calais.“The patience of professionals has limits,” said Gerard Rom
Watt, a Wisconsin native, made the announcement earlier this week via local media
Thomas Tuchel is convinced Romelu Lukaku will still be a game-changing signing for Chelsea – despite the European champions thriving in his absence. Chelsea have powered on in the Premier League and Europe despite their club record £97.5million striker being side-lined with an ankle injury for the past month. An unbeaten run in all competitions has included thumping wins against Norwich and Juventus – but Tuchel is adamant the return of Lukaku cannot come soon enough.
The star said she was 'gutted' to miss the show.
Sir Lindsay Hoyle said other mothers in the Commons had asked him to keep the current rules preventing MPs bringing their babies into debates.
Sajid Javid told MPs in a Commons statement that the new variant identified in South Africa is 'of huge international concern', amid fears the strain, which 'could defeat vaccines' may reach the UK.
Conversations about whether to mandate booster shots have already started
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The Royal Ballet has changed an Arabian dance in its production of The Nutcracker. The company said it was reimagining the “harem” scene in the Tchaikovsky original to ensure that it remained “fresh and inclusive... to a broad audience”. During Tuesday’s opening of the altered production only two dancers performed the scene, instead of the usual three female dancers and one male over worries that its harem overtones would offend.
Special virtual museum has been launched to mark the gaming company’s 20th anniversary
NASA has released a "rare postcard" from Mars after being inspired by a "remarkable" image that its rover sent back from the red planet. The pictures were from Curiosity while it was high up on Mount Sharp, a three-mile-tall (5km) mountain which the robotic vehicle has been driving up since 2014. The rover typically takes 360-degree photos of its surroundings as part of its duties whilst roaming Mars.
A 24-year-old man being held on suspicion of murder after the disappearance of Bobbi-Anne McLeod has "no known links" to the Plymouth teenager, according to police. A second man who was arrested - who is 26 years old - has been released having been eliminated from the enquiry.