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Theresa May is to hold an emergency cabinet meeting to discuss joining the United States and France in possible military action against Syria. The prime minister...

Trump warned not to fire Mueller by former US ethics chief:...

The backlash against Donald Trump if he fired special counsel Robert Mueller would be “like nothing you’ve seen”, a former US government ethics chief has...

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A Greek air force fighter pilot has died after their jet crashed in the eastern Aegean...

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Alex Beckett, best known for playing Barney Lumsden in the BBC satirical comedy W1A, has died aged 35. Beckett’s agent Gavin Denton-Jones confirmed the news in a...

China executes more people than rest of world combined, Amnesty report...

China executed more people than the rest of the world combined last year, according to Amnesty...

David Davis ‘assured’ he will get answers over military action in...

David Davis has suggested he has changed his mind over military intervention in Syria in the wake of a suspected chemical attack, after he voted against similar action when...

US has a ‘crisis’ on Mexico border, attorney general Jeff Sessions...

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions said the US has a “crisis” on the border with Mexico...

Penny Mordaunt outlines new approach to foreign aid spending telling those...

International development secretary Penny Mordaunt has outlined a new approach to her department’s foreign aid spending...

Police fired after claiming mice ate half a ton of marijuana...

When more than 500kg of marijuana disappeared from a police warehouse in Argentina, officers had an improbable explanation: it must have been eaten by mice. Senior officers,...

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