Gareth Southgate praises England's players in face of racial abuse

Gareth Southgate praises England's players in face of racial abuse

Gareth Southgate has responded after England's players were racially abused in Bulgaria. Southgate said: "So I'm incredibly proud of all of the players and all of the staff. "We could be criticised for not going far enough but I think we've made...
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FA Chairman Greg Clarke on racist abuse in Bulgaria

FA Chairman Greg Clarke on racist abuse in Bulgaria

FA chairman Greg Clarke speaks at the post-match press conference after England beat Bulgaria 6-0 in their Euro 2020 qualifier. England players were subjected to racist abuse during the game. Clarke called on UEFA to hold a full and proper invest...
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Jeremy Corbyn: Queen's Speech was "bereft of content"

Jeremy Corbyn: Queen's Speech was "bereft of content"

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during a post-Queen's Speech rally in Westminster, London. He calls the Queen's speech "a farce" and "bereft of content".
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Terrorist who tried to kill cyclists and police outside Parliament jailed

Terrorist who tried to kill cyclists and police outside Parliament jailed

A copycat terrorist who tried to "kill as many people as possible" when he ploughed into cyclists and police officers outside the Houses of Parliament has been jailed for life. Salih Khater, 30, drove his Ford Fiesta into a pedestrian and riders ...
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Boris Johnson says Corbyn can't make his mind up

Boris Johnson says Corbyn can't make his mind up

Boris Johnson responds to Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn's critique of the Government's planned legislative programme outlined in the Queen's speech.
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William and Kate arrive in Pakistan for five-day visit

William and Kate arrive in Pakistan for five-day visit

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have touched down in Pakistan, where security has been heightened to ensure the couple's safety for the five-day visit. William and Kate were greeted by Pakistan's foreign minister, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, and his ...
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Evidence against Harry Dunn accused 'extremely clear'

Evidence against Harry Dunn accused 'extremely clear'

The parents of 19-year-old motorcyclist Harry Dunn, who died in a crash on August 27, have called on the US suspect in the case to return to the UK to face justice. Mr Dunn's mother Charlotte Charles told a press conference in New York that they ...
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Corbyn brands Government a 'farce' after Queen's Speech

Corbyn brands Government a 'farce' after Queen's Speech

Boris Johnson's first Queen's Speech as Prime Minister has drawn fire from the opposition as a pre-election stunt. A raft of anti-crime Bills dominated the State Opening of Parliament, as well as proposed legislation on immigration and the enviro...
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Lorraine Kelly: Petition to have Piers Morgan sacked is 'ridiculous'

Lorraine Kelly: Petition to have Piers Morgan sacked is 'ridiculous'

Lorraine Kelly has said Piers Morgan should not be sacked from Good Morning Britain, after thousands signed a petition calling for him to lose his job. Morgan, 54, has been criticised for "dehumanising" transgender people, with almost 14,000 aski...
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Fergie at 60: Look back at her biggest fashion moments

Fergie at 60: Look back at her biggest fashion moments

As the Duchess of York turns 60, here are her biggest fashion moments down the years. From 80s puffball sleeves to a Vivienne Westwood dress, Fergie has sported a wide range of looks since marrying Prince Andrew in 1986.
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Rabbi arrested during Extinction Rebellion protest

Rabbi arrested during Extinction Rebellion protest

Rabbi Jeffrey Newman, 77, led Jewish activists to the Extinction Rebellion protests today as his "religious duty" before he was arrested for praying in the middle of the road. The 'red brigade' pose outside The Royal Exchange building in Bank.
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Hundreds turn out for killed Pc Andrew Harper's funeral

Hundreds turn out for killed Pc Andrew Harper's funeral

Tributes have been paid at the funeral of the "treasured" Pc Andrew Harper after he was killed while responding to a burglary. Pc Harper's wife Lissie and his brother Sean were among 800 mourners who attended a private funeral at Christ Church ca...
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Queen's speech: Government's 'priority' is EU departure by 31 October

Queen's speech: Government's 'priority' is EU departure by 31 October

The Government pledge to leave the EU by October 31 and deliver a crackdown on crime as it set out its legislative agenda in the Queen's speech. It came as the Prime Minister seeks a snap general election.
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Queen delivers first speech of Boris Johnson's premiership

Queen delivers first speech of Boris Johnson's premiership

Queen Elizabeth II delivers the Queen's Speech at the State Opening of Parliament in the House of Lords at the Palace of Westminster in London.
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Petr Cech celebrates winning debut for Guildford Phoenix

Petr Cech celebrates winning debut for Guildford Phoenix

Former Chelsea and Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech celebrated a winning debut as goaltender for the Guildford Phoenix over Swindon Wildcats 2 in English ice hockey competition on Sunday.
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Paul Gascoigne arrives at court for sexual assault trial

Paul Gascoigne arrives at court for sexual assault trial

Paul Gascoigne arrives at Teesside Crown Court where he is to go on trial charged with sexually assaulting a woman on a train in August 2018. He denies the offence.
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Simon Coveney: Brexit deal possible this week but not there yet

Simon Coveney: Brexit deal possible this week but not there yet

Deputy Irish premier Simon Coveney says that a Brexit deal may be possible in the coming days, after technical teams from Britain and the European Union worked through the weekend. Coveney insisted it was essential to give the negotiators time to...
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Vinnie Jones breaks down in first TV interview since wife's death

Vinnie Jones breaks down in first TV interview since wife's death

Vinnie Jones broke down in tears in his first TV appearance since the death of his wife Tanya, as he revealed how she told him not to grieve for her in a letter. The footballer-turned-actor also praised Tanya for not seeking fame over the years w...
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Japan rescue crews search for typhoon survivors

Japan rescue crews search for typhoon survivors

Rescue crews in Japan are digging through mudslides and searching for missing people following a typhoon that has left dozens dead. Typhoon Hagibis unleashed torrents of rain and strong winds on October 12. Kyodo News service counted 36 deaths c...
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Countdown to Brexit: 17 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 17 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Euro 2020 qualifier preview: England v Bulgaria

Euro 2020 qualifier preview: England v Bulgaria

Gareth Southgate and Harry Kane vowed to bounce back from England's shock defeat to the Czech Republic by getting their Euro 2020 qualification campaign back on track in Bulgaria. After 43 unbeaten matches stretching across a 10-year period, the ...
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Japan 27-21 Scotland: Hosts condemn Scotland to World Cup exit

Japan 27-21 Scotland: Hosts condemn Scotland to World Cup exit

Scotland withstood both a typhoon and an earthquake on the eve of their win-or-bust showdown with Japan but found themselves blown out of the World Cup as the super-charged hosts claimed a 28-21 win in Yokohama.
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England look to bounce back against Bulgaria

England look to bounce back against Bulgaria

Gareth Southgate and Harry Kane vowed to bounce back from England's shock defeat to the Czech Republic by getting their Euro 2020 qualification campaign back on track in Bulgaria. After 43 unbeaten matches stretching across a 10-year period, the ...
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Wales 35-13 Uruguay: French test awaits Wales in RWC quarter-finals

Wales 35-13 Uruguay: French test awaits Wales in RWC quarter-finals

Wales secure a World Cup quarter-final clash against France next Sunday with a 35-13 victory over Uruguay. The Six Nations champions fielded only three of their probable last-eight starting XV - wing Josh Adams, centre Hadleigh Parkes and flanker...
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The Prince of Wales meets the Pope

The Prince of Wales meets the Pope

The Prince of Wales meets with the Pope after a canonisation ceremony for Cardinal John Henry Newman. In front of tens of thousands of pilgrims in the Vatican's St Peter's Square, the Pontiff elevated the English theologian, priest and writer to ...
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Ferrybridge cooling towers demolished

Ferrybridge cooling towers demolished

Four cooling towers at Ferrybridge Power Station have been demolished in a "significant milestone in the history of the UK energy industry". Parts of West Yorkshire came to a standstill as the landmark towers, at the junction of the A1(M) and M62...
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William and Kate going on first official tour of Pakistan

William and Kate going on first official tour of Pakistan

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are embarking on a royal tour of Pakistan amid political tensions and security concerns in the region. It will be the royal couple's first official visit to Pakistan and their "most complex" tour to date, accordi...
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Harry Dunn death: Home Secretary plays down suggestions that Anne Sacoolas could be extradited from

Harry Dunn death: Home Secretary plays down suggestions that Anne Sacoolas could be extradited from

Home Secretary Priti Patel has played down suggestions that Anne Sacoolas could be extradited from the United States over the death of 19-year-old Harry Dunn in a road accident. The Foreign Office has reportedly said that it no longer considers t...
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Countdown to Brexit: 18 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 18 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Deadly typhoon strikes Japan

Deadly typhoon strikes Japan

Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were deployed across Japan to rescue people stranded in flooded homes as the death toll from a ferocious typhoon climbed to at least 19 with more than a dozen missing. Public broadcaster NHK said 14 rive...
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Singer MIA demands release of Julian Assange

Singer MIA demands release of Julian Assange

Singer MIA has demanded the release of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after visiting him in London's high security Belmarsh prison. The rapper and songwriter - real name Mathangi Arulpragasam - is one of a number of celebrity supporters who hav...
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Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Joe Schmidt and Rory Best look ahead to quarter-finals

Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Joe Schmidt and Rory Best look ahead to quarter-finals

Ireland Rugby coach Joe Schmidt and captain Rory Best react to their side's 47-5 victory over Samoa, which secured a place in the World Cup quarter-finals. A bonus-point victory in Fukuoka sealed a safe passage to the last eight, whatever happen...
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Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Joe Schmidt and Rory Best look ahead to quarter-finals

Ireland 47-5 Samoa: Joe Schmidt and Rory Best look ahead to quarter-finals

Ireland Rugby coach Joe Schmidt and captain Rory Best react to their side's 47-5 victory over Samoa, which secured a place in the World Cup quarter-finals. A bonus-point victory in Fukuoka sealed a safe passage to the last eight, whatever happen...
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Arndale stabbings 'unlikely to be politically or religiously motivated'

Arndale stabbings 'unlikely to be politically or religiously motivated'

Andy Burnham, the mayor of Greater Manchester, speaks at the Arndale shopping centre. A knife attack at the complex appears to have been "more mental health-related" than politically or religiously motivated, he said. Three people are recovering...
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Former Paralympic cyclist speaks about plane stunt outside court

Former Paralympic cyclist speaks about plane stunt outside court

A former Paralympic cyclist accused of climbing on to a British Airways plane and gluing himself to it has denied causing a public nuisance. James Brown, 55, who is visually impaired, is alleged to have climbed on top of the aircraft at London Ci...
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Man accused of 1972 murder of soldiers in Northern Ireland denied bail

Man accused of 1972 murder of soldiers in Northern Ireland denied bail

John Downey, who is facing prosecution for the murder of two soldiers in Northern Ireland, is taken from Omagh Magistrates' Court, where he was refused bail due to the judge's assessment that he may be a flight risk. Downey, who was wanted over ...
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Sperm whale dies on Northumberland shore

Sperm whale dies on Northumberland shore

A sperm whale, spotted dangerously close to the Northumberland shore yesterday, has died after beaching itself. It is believed that the young male - which is estimated to be between 36ft (11m) and 59ft (18m) long - had been around shallow waters ...
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Countdown to Brexit: 19 days until Britain leaves the EU

Countdown to Brexit: 19 days until Britain leaves the EU

Britain is set to leave the European Union on October 31 2019. Here we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.
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Southgate accepts reality Czech in Prague and promises better in Bulgaria

Southgate accepts reality Czech in Prague and promises better in Bulgaria

Gareth Southgate says England got what they deserved after the Czech Republic inflicted their first qualifying defeat in a decade. The Three Lions blew the chance to seal Euro 2020 qualification with three matches to spare as the Czechs capitalis...
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Duke of Cambridge cheers as England score against Czech Republic

Duke of Cambridge cheers as England score against Czech Republic

The Duke of Cambridge celebrates as England take an early lead against the Czech Republic in the Euro 2020 qualifier, alongside Chelsea manager Frank Lampard and ex-premier league player Matt Jansen. He attended a screening of the game as part o...
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Liam Payne performs at HMV Vault in Birmingham

Liam Payne performs at HMV Vault in Birmingham

Former One Direction star Liam Payne performs at the opening of the HMV Vault in Birmingham. The star said he saw 'a lot of familiar faces' among his fans.
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Arndale knife attacker arrested on suspicion of terrorism

Arndale knife attacker arrested on suspicion of terrorism

Police were called to the Arndale Centre at 11.15am on Friday to reports of a stabbing. The 41-year-old suspect was detained and three people were taken to hospital with stab injuries and two others were hurt
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Boris Johnson on Manchester Arndale stabbings

Boris Johnson on Manchester Arndale stabbings

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said he is "shocked" by the Manchester Arndale attack. Three people were injured when a man armed with a knife began attacking shoppers. The man is being held on suspicion of terrorism.
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First funnel-web spiders egg sac bred in captivity breaks

First funnel-web spiders egg sac bred in captivity breaks

Mandatory credit: Australian Reptile Park In a creepy video released by the Australian Reptile Park, keepers took on the exciting task of opening the first ever Funnel-web egg sag bred in captivity. The egg sac opening was a success and keepers e...
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Gregor Townsend laughs off Japan coach comments

Gregor Townsend laughs off Japan coach comments

Gregor Townsend laughs off Japan coach Jamie Joseph's claims that his side will be seeking to achieve "something great" on Sunday while suggesting Scotland's main motivation will be "avoiding embarrassment".
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Daughter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe reunited with father

Daughter of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe reunited with father

The daughter of jailed British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been reunited with her father in London
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2019 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Ethiopian PM

2019 Nobel Peace Prize goes to Ethiopian PM

The winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize has been announced, with the honour going to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed
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Stabbing at Manchester Arndale Centre: Map

Stabbing at Manchester Arndale Centre: Map

Five people were taken to hospital with stab injuries following the attack at the Arndale Centre in Manchester at around 11.15am on Friday.
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