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Tories to change inheritance tax rule

George Osborne promised to make the change during the election campaign Chancellor George Osborne’s Budget is to confirm the end of inheritance tax on family homes worth up to £1m. He is expected to tell MPs on Wednesday that the … Continue reading

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Last UK bodies returned from Tunisia

The final five bodies of British victims killed in the Tunisia beach attack have returned to the UK. A coroner will also continue to open inquests into the deaths of those murdered in the attack, which left 38 dead, including … Continue reading

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Migrants try to storm Channel Tunnel

Channel Tunnel services have been disrupted after about 150 migrants tried to storm the Calais terminal. Migrants entered restricted areas on the French side overnight, delaying and cancelling services, Eurotunnel said. A spokesman for the firm called for “immediate action” … Continue reading

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Missing UK family ‘safe with IS’

(Left to right standing) Rajia Khanom, Mohammed Toufique Hussain, Mohammed Saleh Hussain, Roshanara Begum, Sheida Khanam. (Left to right sitting) Muhammed Abdul Mannan, Minera Khatun A UK family of 12 who went missing have joined so-called Islamic State and feel … Continue reading

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Dealers to prop up China shares

Shares have fallen 30% since mid-June China’s main share brokerages have agreed to spend 120 billion yuan ($19.3bn, £12bn) to prop up the ailing stock market. The main Shanghai Composite index has fallen 30% since the middle of June, nullifying … Continue reading

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Syrian forces close in on rebel town

Images from Syrian TV showed smoke from artillery and air strikes Syrian forces with their Lebanese Hezbollah allies are carrying out a major offensive against rebels holding the strategically important town of Zabadani, state TV says. Zabadani, north-west of the … Continue reading

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Tunisia declares state of emergency

Armed members of Tunisia’s security forces were deployed to the beach at Sousse for a ceremony of remembrance one week after the attack Tunisia has declared a state of emergency, just over a week after 38 tourists, mainly Britons, died … Continue reading

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Varoufakis attacks Greece’s creditors

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has accused Athens’ creditors of “terrorism”, the day before a referendum on an international bailout. Speaking to Spain’s El Mundo newspaper, he said the country’s lenders wanted to “instil fear in people”. Huge rallies were … Continue reading

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Colombia has first legal euthanasia

Euthanasia is strongly opposed by Colombia’s Roman Catholic Church A 79-year old Colombian man has become the first person in the country to die legally by euthanasia. Ovidio Gonzalez was suffering from terminal throat cancer and said he had been … Continue reading

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Brazil unveils Rio Olympics torch

Each torch is made of recycled aluminium and resin and weighs between 1kg and 1.5kg Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has unveiled the torch to be used at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. She said the Games would bring … Continue reading

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