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Jeremy Corbyn losing party support - poll

Jeremy Corbyn is clinging on defiantly as Labour leader as a poll indicated he could still see off a leadership challenge, but his previously rock-solid support in the party may be falling away.

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Tony Blair urges 'nation in peril' to show Brexit statesmanship

Tony Blair has called for "serious statesmanship" in the talks with the European Union that will shape the future of the UK after Brexit.

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Nation falls silent to honour Somme sacrifice

The nation will fall silent to honour thousands of soldiers killed in the Battle of the Somme, 100 years after its bloody beginning.

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Top Tories back leadership favourite Theresa May

Senior Tories have lined up behind Theresa May's leadership bid as rival Michael Gove prepared to set out his case for becoming prime minister.

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Skin cancer cases soar among 'sun, sea and sangria' generation

The "sun, sea and sangria" generation of older people is being diagnosed with deadly skin cancer at an alarming rate, a charity has warned.

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High-flyer Luke becomes UK's youngest airline pilot

A teenager has become one of the UK's youngest ever airline pilots.

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Wales in history-making bid to reach Euro 2016 semi-final

Wales fans are urging their team to "make history" as they take on Belgium in their Euro 2016 quarter-final clash.

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Paedophile campaigner to be sentenced for child sex offences

A member of the Paedophile Information Exchange will be sentenced today for 13 offences against children between the 1960s and 1980s.

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Man faces life sentence for rape and murder of Kayleigh Haywood

A landscape gardener who raped and murdered a 15-year-old schoolgirl after holding her prisoner will appear in court today facing an automatic life sentence.

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Roger Federer faces second Brit challenge from Dan Evans

Dan Evans will be the second British player to take on Roger Federer at Wimbledon this week when he faces the Swiss star on Centre Court.

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Prostitution laws need to be urgently rewritten, say MPs

Prostitution laws should be urgently rewritten so sex workers are no longer criminalised for soliciting, a major new Commons report has argued.

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Medics told never to 'assume' orders not to resuscitate patients are in place

Health professionals caring for terminally ill children must never "assume" there is a "do not resuscitate" order in place, a watchdog has said.

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Investment scam victims being fleeced an average £20k

Investment scam victims are losing £20,000 on average to frauds which may involve fake diamonds, bogus stocks and shares and fine wines that do not really exist, Citizens Advice is warning.

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Police make arrest after stabbing death of man, 76

Police investigating the stabbing death of an elderly man in a Glasgow street have made an arrest.

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Nicola Sturgeon calls for reflection as Scotland marks Somme anniversary

Nicola Sturgeon has called for reflection on the "horrors of the Great War" as Scotland marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme.

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Royal Troon golf club to vote on admitting female members

Members of Open Championship venue Royal Troon will vote on admitting women to the club today.

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30% of health professionals refuse to be named on drug firm payments database

Nearly one in three health professionals have refused to be named over payments they received from drug firms.

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Woman wins Court of Appeal ruling over dead daughter's frozen eggs

A woman who wants to use her daughter's frozen eggs to give birth to her own grandchild has won a Court of Appeal battle.

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Sterling drops after Bank of England governor hints at interest rate cut

Sterling has plunged by more than 1% after Bank of England governor Mark Carney signalled interest rates could be cut over the summer to help boost the UK economy.

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Ozone layer over Antarctica on the mend, scientists say

The hole in the ozone layer over Antarctica appears to be healing, say scientists.

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