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Harvey Proctor: Murder and abuse claims ‘horrendous’, says former MP

Harvey Proctor: Murder and abuse claims ‘horrendous’, says former MP

Harvey Proctor breaks down while giving evidence at the trial of alleged VIP abuse fantasist Carl Beech.

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A quiet revolution in #Prague

A quiet revolution in #Prague

| June 20, 2019

On 4 June, protesters took to the streets of Prague in their thousands. Unfurling banners emblazoned with the words “Enough” and “Resign”, and chanting “Shame! Shame!” at  their Prime Minister Andrej Babus they flooded into the capital’s Wenceslas Square, writes Colin Stevens. The ram-packed half-mile-long square could not have been a more fitting stage for […]

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EU faces tense talks over top jobs in Brussels

EU faces tense talks over top jobs in Brussels

There is intense national rivalry over the successors to Jean-Claude Juncker and other key figures.

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Tory leadership race: Javid eliminated from contest

Tory leadership race: Javid eliminated from contest

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt and Michael Gove are voted through to the final round of the Tory leadership contest, with Sajid Javid eliminated.

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Javid out of Tory leadership contest

Javid out of Tory leadership contest

Sajid Javid is out of Tory leadership contest leaving three contenders vying for the job and to be next PM.

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MPs announce citizens’ assembly on climate change

MPs announce citizens’ assembly on climate change

The panel, announced by six UK Parliament committees, will meet over several weekend in the autumn.

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Stella Creasy’s maternity calls ‘divert attention’ from other women, says MP

Stella Creasy’s maternity calls ‘divert attention’ from other women, says MP

Stella Creasy’s calls for maternity cover for MPs “divert attention” from other women, says Tory MP.

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