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Six Arrested Over 'Terrorism' Are Released

Six Arrested Over 'Terrorism' Are Released

26 minutes ago - They were among a group of nine people from Rochdale, five adults and four children, who were detained by T…

  • Britain's Richest Dominating Political Donations
    Britain's Richest Dominating Political Donations Sky News - 58 minutes ago

    Just 76 people accounted for 41% of political donations over the last five years, new research has revealed. According to Sunday Times Political Rich List, published in the newspaper this weekend, … More »

  • 'Ukip councillor' assault caution
    'Ukip councillor' assault caution Press Association - 1 hour 31 minutes ago

    A man has been cautioned for assault following video footage which has emerged showing a confrontation between someone claiming to be a Ukip councillor and an anti-fascist campaign group. … More »

  • Clarkson's Cancer Scare Before Top Gear Assault
    Clarkson's Cancer Scare Before Top Gear Assault Sky News - 2 hours 38 minutes ago

    Jeremy Clarkson has said he was told he "probably" had cancer two days before he launched an unprovoked attack on Top Gear producer Oisin Tymon - although he has since received the all-clear. … More »

  • Warning as 'e-waste' levels rise
    Warning as 'e-waste' levels rise Press Association - 2 hours 42 minutes ago

    Less than a sixth of the tens of millions of tonnes of electronic and electrical waste generated across the world last year was properly recycled, reused or treated, a study has found. … More »

  • Record Number Of Women Running For Election
    Record Number Of Women Running For Election Sky News - 4 hours ago

    Launching Labour's women's manifesto at a nursery, deputy leader Harriet Harman told Sky News that having more female MPs can have a legislative impact. She said: "All women are different but there … More »

  • Conservatives aim to sell Lloyds shares to small investors
    Conservatives aim to sell Lloyds shares to small investors Reuters - 4 hours ago

    By David Milliken LONDON (Reuters) - Chancellor George Osborne said on Sunday that he intends to sell billions of pounds of government shares in Lloyds Banking Group to small investors if his … More »

  • Cameron and Miliband step up battle
    Cameron and Miliband step up battle Press Association - 5 hours ago

    David Cameron and Ed Miliband are engaged in a frantic hearts-and-minds battle for voters as the race for No 10 remains too close to call. … More »

  • Cumberbatch snaps up Schoony piece
    Cumberbatch snaps up Schoony piece Press Association - 5 hours ago

    Benedict Cumberbatch has been playing his own imitation game after commissioning an artist pal to reproduce a sculpture that appeared in Kick Ass 2. … More »

  • I'll do another car show: Clarkson
    I'll do another car show: Clarkson Press Association - 5 hours ago

    Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson is already thinking about his next television project after becoming "obsessed" with the long-running BBC motoring series he fronted before being axed for … More »

  • Relief after Syria arrest man freed
    Relief after Syria arrest man freed Press Association - 5 hours ago

    The family of a man arrested on suspicion of terror offences after he apparently attempted to travel to Syria have spoken of their relief after he was released without charge. … More »

  • 76 people 'made 41% of donations'
    76 people 'made 41% of donations' Press Association - 5 hours ago

    Just 76 people accounted for 41% of all individual and corporate donations made to the political parties and other political causes in Britain over the past five years, it has been reported. … More »

  • Double murder suspect 'in London'
    Double murder suspect 'in London' Press Association - 5 hours ago

    Police hunting for a man wanted in connection with the murders of his mother and sister believe he may have travelled to the London area. … More »

  • Ringo joining rock hall of fame
    Ringo joining rock hall of fame Press Association - 5 hours ago

    Ringo Starr was being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, as he was recognised as "one of the greatest and most creative drummers" in the music genre's history. … More »

  • Anzac security review after arrests
    Anzac security review after arrests Press Association - 5 hours ago

    British police are reviewing security operations ahead of the centenary of the Anzac landings following a foiled alleged terror plot in Australia. … More »

  • Lotto rollover as no jackpot win
    Lotto rollover as no jackpot win Press Association - 5 hours ago

    There were no top-prize winners in last night's National Lottery draw, making Wednesday's estimated jackpot £5.8 million, Camelot said. … More »

  • Silent candlelit vigil for Karen
    Silent candlelit vigil for Karen Press Association - 5 hours ago

    One thousand candles were lit as neighbours gathered to be part of a silent vigil for Karen Buckley, close to where the student lived. … More »

  • Vandals Attack Ambulance While On 999 Call
    Vandals Attack Ambulance While On 999 Call Sky News - 5 hours ago

    West Midlands Ambulance Service was treating a patient with severe abdominal pain at a house in Chipperfield Road in the early hours of Saturday morning when the incident happened. Ambulance … More »

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  • Bootle Murders: Warning As Police Hunt For Man
    Bootle Murders: Warning As Police Hunt For Man Sky News - 7 hours ago

    Police investigating the murders of a mother and daughter are searching for one of their relatives - but warn the public "should not approach him". Detectives have said they "urgently" need to speak … More »

  • Labour extends poll lead ahead of May 7 election - YouGov
    Labour extends poll lead ahead of May 7 election - YouGov Reuters - 8 hours ago

    Britain's opposition Labour Party extended its poll lead over Prime Minister David Cameron's Conservatives, a YouGov opinion poll for The Sunday Times showed, contrasting with a separate poll … More »

  • Wonga Crashes To £35m Loss After Torrid Year
    Wonga Crashes To £35m Loss After Torrid Year Sky News - 9 hours ago

    A string of regulatory scandals and restructuring costs pushed Britain's biggest payday lender deeply into the red in 2014, it will announce next week. Sky News can reveal that Wonga Group will … More »

  • Labour slip further behind Conservatives in poll - Opinium
    Labour slip further behind Conservatives in poll - Opinium Reuters - 9 hours ago

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's opposition Labour Party has slipped slightly further behind the ruling Conservatives ahead of next month's general election, according to an opinion poll to be published … More »

  • Miliband: All NHS Workers Must Speak English
    Miliband: All NHS Workers Must Speak English Sky News - 10 hours ago

    Ed Miliband has attempted to convince voters the party has learnt from its past mistakes on immigration by unveiling tough new measures to tackle the issue. Mr Miliband admitted Labour had made … More »

  • Man Stabbed In Birmingham Road Rage Fight
    Man Stabbed In Birmingham Road Rage Fight Sky News - 11 hours ago

    A man has been stabbed during a road rage incident in Birmingham, prompting a police appeal for information. Police were called to reports of a fight involving five people in the Balsall Heath area … More »

  • Harry fortnight into attachment
    Harry fortnight into attachment Press Association - 12 hours ago

    Prince Harry has completed his first two weeks with the Australian Army as his British military career enters its final stages. … More »

  • Four Royal Navy Sailors Charged Over 'Sex Attack'
    Four Royal Navy Sailors Charged Over 'Sex Attack' Sky News - 12 hours ago

    Four British sailors have been charged with an alleged sex attack on a civilian woman in Canada, military police have said. Craig Stoner, 24, Darren Smalley, 35, Joshua Finbow, 23, and Simon … More »

  • Fire-struck hotel shut during probe
    Fire-struck hotel shut during probe Press Association - 13 hours ago

    A five-star hotel that has played host to prime ministers and presidents remains closed this afternoon, 24 hours after staff and guests were forced to evacuate as a fire took hold. … More »

  • Cameron visits temple for festival
    Cameron visits temple for festival Press Association - 13 hours ago

    David Cameron and wife Samantha have made a colourful visit to a Sikh temple to mark the Vaisakhi festival. … More »

  • 'Vital Clues' In Fatal Teen KFC Stabbing
    'Vital Clues' In Fatal Teen KFC Stabbing Sky News - 14 hours ago

    An 18-year-old man was stabbed to death and another critically injured in a fight outside a fast food restaurant in Birmingham. Police say Sheriff Mbye was rushed to hospital in a white Audi, which … More »

  • Top judge's veil views clarified
    Top judge's veil views clarified Press Association - 14 hours ago

    The UK's most senior judge has clarified his position on whether Muslim women should be allowed to wear a full-face veil while giving evidence. … More »