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Abuse inquiry hears from 275 people

22 July 2014 Last updated at 13:57 By Tom Symonds Home Affairs correspondent Alleged victims include people aged six to 19 Police investigating child sexual abuse at care homes in North Wales say 275 people have now come forward to … Continue reading

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‘Disturbing’ Trojan inquiry findings

22 July 2014 Last updated at 13:49 By Sean Coughlan BBC News education correspondent Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Peter Clarke: “It’s quite clear that Birmingham City Council at least knew or suspected that these sort … Continue reading

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Poisoned spy death inquiry announced

22 July 2014 Last updated at 14:22 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. An inquiry is to be held into the death of Alexander Litvinenko A public inquiry will be held into the death of the Russian … Continue reading

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UK pushes for more Russia sanctions

22 July 2014 Last updated at 10:35 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. David Cameron: ”We must do what is necessary to stand up to Russia” The UK is urging EU foreign ministers to impose tougher sanctions … Continue reading

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LONDON/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Indian generics firm Lupin, some U.S. drugmakers looking for a tax-saving deal in Europe and private equity funds are planning to bid for a range of older drugs being auctioned by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), five sources familiar with … Continue reading

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Israel pounds Gaza despite international peace efforts

GAZA/JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel pounded targets across the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, saying no ceasefire was near as top U.S. and U.N. diplomats pursued talks on halting fighting that has claimed more than 500 lives. U.S. Secretary of State John … Continue reading

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Train with MH17 bodies on final journey reaches Ukraine base

DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) – A train carrying the remains of many of the 298 victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 arrived at a Ukrainian government base on Tuesday on the first leg of their final journey home to be reclaimed … Continue reading

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U.S. consumer inflation rises on high gasoline prices

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. consumer prices rose in June as the cost of gasoline surged, but the overall trend continued to point to a gradual build up of inflationary pressures. The Labor Department said on Tuesday its Consumer Price Index … Continue reading

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Tulisa’s drugs trial collapses

21 July 2014 Last updated at 17:30 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Ms Contostavlos accused reporter Mr Mahmood of “openly lying” Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos’s trial over drugs allegations has collapsed. Judge Alistair McCreath … Continue reading

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Tulisa’s drugs trial collapses

21 July 2014 Last updated at 17:30 Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. Ms Contostavlos accused reporter Mr Mahmood of “openly lying” Singer and TV star Tulisa Contostavlos’s trial over drugs allegations has collapsed. Judge Alistair McCreath … Continue reading

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