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Katy Perry targets May and Trump with politically-charged Brits performance

Pop star Katy Perry has taken aim at Theresa May and Donald Trump's relationship with a politically-charged performance at the Brit Awards.

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Eating 10 fruit and veg portions a day 'gives best protection against disease'

Eating 10 portions of fruit and vegetables every day could significantly reduce a person's risk of heart disease and cancer, a new study has found.

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NHS 'faces disaster' as four in ten European doctors think of leaving

Four in 10 European doctors are considering leaving Britain following the Brexit vote, research suggests .

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British jihadis plotting UK attacks from Syria and Iraq on RAF 'kill list'

The RAF has been secretly targeting British jihadis plotting terror attacks against the UK from bases in Syria and Iraq, it is reported.

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Prisons and Courts Bill to set out duty for jails to reform offenders

Prisons will be expected to reform criminals as well as punish them under a major justice overhaul being unveiled on Thursday.

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Brainy teenagers more likely to drink and smoke cannabis

Bright children are more likely to drink and smoke cannabis in their teenage years, a new study has found.

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Baby bump on show as Cheryl helps launch self-worth campaign

Pop star Cheryl has confirmed she is pregnant by cradling her baby bump in an official photograph for the first time while taking part in a new campaign with a host of other stars.

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Storm Doris sweeps in with snow, rain and strong winds

Snow, rain and strong winds are due to sweep in today as Storm Doris makes its presence felt around Scotland.

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Immigration income measure does not breach rights legislation - Supreme Court

An immigration income measure which is causing "hardship" for thousands of couples who want to live together in the UK does not breach human rights legislation, the UK's highest court has ruled.

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Cliff-edge Brexit would be insane, says ex-ambassador Sir Ivan Rogers

A "cliff-edge" Brexit with no exit deal would be "insane" and economically damaging for the European Union and Britain, but that does not mean it will not happen, the UK's former ambassador to the EU has said.

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Burglar scaled walls of Simon Cowell's house to get £1m of jewellery, court told

A serial burglar scaled walls to get inside Simon Cowell's house to steal jewellery worth almost £1 million from an open safe as The X Factor supremo and his family slept, a court has heard.

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Kate displays 'dreadful' pool skills during visit to child mental health unit

The Duchess of Cambridge showed off her "dreadful" pool-playing skills during a light-hearted moment after a morning talking to children and young people with complex mental health needs

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Ruling gives family at risk of being separated 'a bit of hope'

A family at risk of being separated are hopeful that the Supreme Court ruling could give them a chance to stay together.

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BBC unveils plans for new dedicated Scottish channel

The BBC is to create a new Scottish channel as part of plans which will see the "biggest single investment" in the corporation north of the border for more than 20 years.

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Man jailed for live streaming court hearing on Facebook

A man has been jailed for live streaming a court hearing on Facebook.

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UK loses 'fastest growing economy in G7' title despite fourth quarter growth

Britain's economy picked up speed in the final three months of last year, but a downward annual revision has lost the UK its title as the fastest growing country in the G7.

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Lloyds Banking Group posts highest annual profits in decade

Lloyds Banking Group posted its highest annual profits for a decade as it moves on from mis-selling scandals and its mammoth Government bailout in the financial crisis.

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Business groups in warning over 'cliff edge of uncertainty' amid exit from EU

Jobs and investment will be hit if business is left on a "cliff edge of uncertainty" over the UK's exit from the European Union, the Government is being warned.

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Door won't shut on EU migrant workers - David Davis

The UK is not about to "suddenly shut the door" on low-skilled EU migrants, Brexit Secretary David Davis has said.

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South Sudan and Somalia to receive £100 million UK aid packages

South Sudan and Somalia will receive £100 million each in UK aid.

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