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  • 'Toxic Environment' At Emwazi's University
    'Toxic Environment' At Emwazi's University Sky News - 1 hour 29 minutes ago

    A former student at Mohammed Emwazi's London university has told Sky News it allowed a toxic environment of radical Islam, where holy war was glorified behind closed doors. The University of … More »

  • MI5 Made Emwazi Feel Like 'A Dead Man Walking'
    MI5 Made Emwazi Feel Like 'A Dead Man Walking' Sky News - 1 hour 38 minutes ago

    The Londoner identified as "Jihadi John" told a journalist in 2010 that harassment by British security services had made him fear he was a "dead man walking", it has been revealed. Years before his … More »

  • Man and girl deaths: Woman quizzed
    Man and girl deaths: Woman quizzed Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    Police are questioning a woman after the bodies of a four-year-old girl and a man were found in a flat. … More »

  • Maternity unit report coming out
    Maternity unit report coming out Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    An independent report which is expected to expose persistent failures at a maternity unit will be published on Tuesday. … More »

  • Pollution 'failure' by ministers
    Pollution 'failure' by ministers Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    Ministers have "failed to face up" to air pollution problems, a Commons select committee chairman has said. … More »

  • Gongs for fab five service members
    Gongs for fab five service members Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    Five members of the Armed Forces have been granted operational honours and awards in recognition of their service. … More »

  • Another Tory 'could defect to Ukip'
    Another Tory 'could defect to Ukip' Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    There is still a chance that another Tory MP could defect to Ukip before the general election, Nigel Farage has suggested. … More »

  • William to tour city hit by tsunami
    William to tour city hit by tsunami Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    The Duke of Cambridge will visit a Japanese coastal city today to learn how communities coped with the devastating 2011 tsunami. … More »

  • Stressed Britons risking health
    Stressed Britons risking health Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    The nation's stress levels are on the increase as Britons are risking their health by turning to sugary food, takeaways and alcohol to help cope with modern life, according to a new survey. … More »

  • Jihadi John 'dead man walking' fear
    Jihadi John 'dead man walking' fear Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    A British man identified in reports as the Islamic State (IS) executioner known as "Jihadi John" feared he was a "dead man walking" after run-ins with security services before fleeing to Syria to … More »

  • PM's get well message to Robinson
    PM's get well message to Robinson Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    Prime Minister David Cameron has sent a get well message to BBC political editor Nick Robinson after news that he is being treated for a tumour. … More »

  • Call to tell voters about paid jobs
    Call to tell voters about paid jobs Press Association - 2 hours 55 minutes ago

    All would-be MPs should be forced to tell voters what paid jobs they have and whether they would keep them if elected, a sleaze watchdog has said. … More »

  • Anti-Islamisation Protest In Newcastle
    Anti-Islamisation Protest In Newcastle Sky News - 4 hours ago

    Some 400 demonstrators have taken to the streets of Newcastle to protest against "the Islamisation of Europe" in the first British demonstration organised by the PEGIDA group. But fears of … More »

  • Boris Draws Blank Over Kid's Football Question
    Boris Draws Blank Over Kid's Football Question Sky News - 5 hours ago

    Boris Johnson has been forced to admit he doesn’t know which two London teams will play in a cup final this weekend – and took to Latin to defend the PM, during a grilling by school children. Robert … More »

  • Thousands protest against march of UK branch of German anti-Islam PEGIDA
    Thousands protest against march of UK branch of German anti-Islam PEGIDA Reuters - 7 hours ago

    Around 2,000 people protested on Saturday in Newcastle, northeast England, against a march held by the British branch of Germany's anti-Islam group PEGIDA which drew up to 400 people, a Reuters … More »

  • Two Held Over Missing Teen Becky Watts
    Two Held Over Missing Teen Becky Watts Sky News - 8 hours ago

    Two people have been arrested in connection with the disappearance of 16-year-old Becky Watts in Bristol, Avon and Somerset Police have said. Announcing the arrests, Detective Superintendent Liz … More »

  • Man And Girl, 4, Found Dead In Notting Hill
    Man And Girl, 4, Found Dead In Notting Hill Sky News - 8 hours ago

    A woman in her 30s has been arrested in connection with the deaths of a man and four-year-old girl, whose bodies were discovered in a west London flat. Police said they were called to an address in … More »

  • Becky family 'prepared for worst'
    Becky family 'prepared for worst' Press Association - 8 hours ago

    The family of missing teenager Rebecca Watts say they are "prepared for the worst" as searches for the quiet 16-year-old continue. … More »

  • Hundreds hit by airport power cut
    Hundreds hit by airport power cut Press Association - 9 hours ago

    Hundreds of passengers had their flights delayed after a power cut at East Midlands airport. … More »

  • Teams battle for Call of Duty title
    Teams battle for Call of Duty title Press Association - 10 hours ago

    Teams of expert gamers are battling it out in London to be crowned Call of Duty European champions. … More »

  • Robinson treated for lung tumour
    Robinson treated for lung tumour Press Association - 10 hours ago

    BBC political editor Nick Robinson is being tre ated for a tumour but hopes to be back at work in time to cover the general election campaign, his agent said. … More »

  • Customers 'Duped' By Energy Switching Deals
    Customers 'Duped' By Energy Switching Deals Sky News - 10 hours ago

    Energy price comparison websites have been "duping" customers into switching to deals that are not the cheapest on the market and should pay them compensation, a group of MPs have said. The Energy … More »

  • Laptop Found In Search For Missing Teenager
    Laptop Found In Search For Missing Teenager Sky News - 11 hours ago

    A discarded laptop has been discovered during the search for missing 16-year-old Rebecca Watts, friends and family say. John Galsworthy, Becky's paternal grandfather, said the family were trying to … More »

  • Five arrested amid Pegida protests
    Five arrested amid Pegida protests Press Association - 11 hours ago

    Police have arrested five people during a major operation to keep Britain's first anti-Islam Pegida rally and a larger group of counter demonstrators apart. … More »

  • Police name killed teenage cyclist
    Police name killed teenage cyclist Press Association - 12 hours ago

    A teenage boy stabbed to death as he cycled with friends has been named by police as Alan Cartwright. … More »

  • William turned into samurai warlord
    William turned into samurai warlord Press Association - 12 hours ago

    With a sword in his hand, a glittering helmet on his head and a regal tunic on his shoulders the Duke of Cambridge looked every inch a samurai warlord after visiting a TV studios. … More »

  • We still want immigration cut - May
    We still want immigration cut - May Press Association - 12 hours ago

    Home Secretary Theresa May has insisted the Government remains committed to reducing immigration, despite breaking its promise to keep it down. … More »

  • Clegg to rule out coalition deal over Cameron's EU vote vow - Sun
    Clegg to rule out coalition deal over Cameron's EU vote vow - Sun Reuters - 14 hours ago

    British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is ready to rule out a new coalition with the Conservatives over its plan to hold a European Union referendum, The Sun newspaper said on Saturday. Citing an … More »

  • First-Time Buyers 'Get 20% Discount On Homes'
    First-Time Buyers 'Get 20% Discount On Homes' Sky News - 15 hours ago

    First-time buyers aged under-40 will be given the chance to buy a starter home at a 20% discount under a new Government scheme. Suggested designs for the new homes have been compiled by a panel … More »

  • 'Care declining' NHS workers think
    'Care declining' NHS workers think Press Association - 15 hours ago

    Half of NHS workers believe patient care has declined over the past two years, with more than three quarters identifying the root cause as a lack of funding, a survey has found. … More »