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No part of Britain must be subject to Europe, we cannot stand for it, says ARLENE FOSTER

It is a well-known tactic of our Government, to brief trusted media outlets on a 'breakthrough' in negotiations so that ...

Boris is working in the shadows and there's a whiff of coup in the air, says DAVID MADDOX

There was a distinct moment of discomfort for Rishi Sunak during his interview with Piers Morgan - not when the ...

Rishi Sunak has deliberately put the brakes on Brexit, says JOEL RELAND

Rishi Sunak has now been Prime Minister for 100 days. Compared to the frantic days of Liz Truss it feels ...

Awful as it may seem Charles's Coronation could shame Britain, says ANGELA EPSTEIN

The clock is ticking as we countdown to the Coronation. But frankly, given the preamble, it looks as if it's ...

Jeremy Hunt has become the author of the 'coalition of anti-growth', claims JOHN LONGWORTH

Gone are the days when Chancellors kept "Mum" until a much anticipated unveiling to Parliament over a glass of whisky ...

Do strikers think private sector workers havent suffered? asks CAROLE MALONE

I've sat alongside - and argued with - a few union bosses this week and all of them talk about ...

Boris Johnson still has his finger firmly on the pulse of Tory voters, says MARTYN BROWN

He may no longer be the Prime Minister but Boris Johnson still has his finger firmly on the pulse of ...

Boris wouldn't even fool the hapless Inspector Clouseau with loyalty act says DAVID MADDOX

Boris Johnson tonight professed himself to be a great fan of the Pink Panther films starring the comedy legend Peter ...

WRU sexism claims prompt more women to speak out

Women who worked for the governing body in the '90s say they also experienced sexist comments. ...

Holly Newton- Mourners gather for purple-themed vigil

Mourners met in a park to remember Holly Newton with the vigil featuring purple lights and candles. ...

Man admits treason charge over Queen crossbow threat

Jaswant Singh Chail was caught with a loaded crossbow at Windsor Castle on Christmas Day 2021. ...

Inside the Happy Valley house

As the final series draws to a close, the BBC gets a glimpse of the real life house of the ...

Cyclo-cross World Championships- How a small band of women broke new ground in a new millennium

Fifty years after the first men's world title, a group of women came together to demand their right to race ...

Nicola Bulley- 'It just seems absolutely impossible' - partner

The 45-year-old was last seen walking in St Michael's on Wyre, Lancashire, last Friday morning. ...

Alyson Nelson- Ex-partner William Finlay to stand trial for murder

William Finlay, 67, will go on trial for the murder of Alyson Nelson at her home in Whitehead. ...

Have we fallen out of love with voice assistants?

Worries over privacy and the cost of living have curbed interest in voice assistants like Alexa. ...

No new offer in Scottish teachers' pay dispute, education secretary says

After further talks the education secretary has reiterated that no more money is on the table. ...

Nicola Bulley- Disappearance doesn't make sense, says friend

The 45-year-old was last seen walking in St Michael's on Wyre, Lancashire, last Friday morning. ...

Mother disappearance is not suspicious, police believe

Police say there is a 10-minute window in which they believe Ms Bulley vanished. ...

Sam Smith 'truly overwhelmed' by number one album Gloria

The 30-year-old singer scores their third number one album, thanking fans for supporting them. ...

'A blood test saved my life' says young cancer patient

Research suggests many 18-24 year-olds do not know the five major things to look for. ...

'Our mortgage got so high we put off having a baby'

Homeowners tell the BBC they are being hit harder by rising mortgage rates than soaring fuel and food bills. ...

Birmingham pub bombings- Families call for Omagh-style inquiry

Julie Hambleton's sister Maxine was one of 21 people who died in two explosions in November 1974. ...

Simon Case- 'Keeper of secrets' under scrutiny

A string of controversies has turned the spotlight on one of the most powerful figures in government. ...

Met Police ask 250 officers with misconduct records to return

The force has apologised, saying writing to the officers without due checks was an error. ...

UK Athletics wants open category for male and transgender athletes

UK Athletics wants a change in legislation to ensure the women's category is lawfully reserved for competitors who are recorded ...

What can Cambridge learn from Gothenburg's congestion charge?

Cambridge hopes a congestion charge will cut traffic by 50%. What does Gothenburg have to say? ...

Tiny kitten saved from Hartlepool recycling plant picking line

JB, named after the site, went through two machines before being found and taken to the vet. ...

Energy bills- Magistrate quits over force-fitting meter warrants

Robin Cantrill-Fenwick says courts are "rubber stamping" warrants that allow energy firms into homes. ...

Sailors treated over contaminated water on HMS Portland warship

It is believed the incident was caused by the wrong chemical being added to drinking water. ...

Bogus travel agent Lyne Barlow jailed for 2.6m holidays scam

Lyne Barlow left more than 1,400 people out of pocket or stranded abroad by incomplete bookings. ...

Woman, 24, found heart hole during free cardiac screening

The discovery happened at an event organised by a couple who lost their son aged just 31. ...

Nicola Bulley- Missing mother fell in river, police believe

Detectives say they are not treating the disappearance of mother-of-two Nicola Bulley as suspicious. ...

Pregnant women to get more protection against being made redundant

New law will aim to cover expectant mothers from the moment they tell their boss they are pregnant. ...

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As stocks and bonds suffer, Norway wealth fund sees record losses

OSLO, Norway: Ending a three-year run of profits as stock and bond prices were hit by rising inflation and Russia's ...

Historic unemployment low fails to deter profit-takers, Nasdaq sheds 194 points

NEW YORK, New York - Strong economic data failed to stem profit-taking on the major U.S. bourses on Friday, while ...

US concerned over rights at Mexico auto factory, seeks corrections

WASHINGTON D.C.: The US has again asked Mexico to investigate claims that workers at an auto parts facility of American ...

US Justice Dept. investigating Tesla claims on self-driving autos

WASHINGTON D.C.: Tesla confirmed this week that the US Justice Department has requested documents related to its Full Self-Driving and ...

At 10.5 million vehicles sold, Toyota is top automaker in 2022

TOKYO, Japan: Toyota has announced that it sold 10.5 million vehicles in 2022, maintaining its position as the world's top-selling ...

Nasdaq Composite jumps more than 3 percent on Meta surge

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