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Sadiq Khan calls for Theresa May to stand up for EU migrants during Brexit

London mayor Sadiq Khan has intensified his demand that Prime Minister Theresa May must respect the rights of EU migrants in the UK as she officially launches Brexit.

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'Pivotal moment' for UK as PM May signs EU divorce papers

Theresa May has gathered her senior ministers in Downing Street as the UK prepares for a "pivotal moment" in its journey to a future outside the European Union.

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European regulators kill off LSE's £21bn merger with Deutsche Borse

European regulators have killed off the London Stock Exchange Group's £21 billion merger with Deutsche Borse, saying the deal would have forged a "de facto monopoly".

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MPs warn of dropping schools standards amid savings drive 'delusion'

Schools in England are facing their toughest spending squeeze in two decades, jeopardising standards in the classroom, MPs have warned.

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Tycoon who banned 'coloured' tenants blames lettings agent for public backlash

A buy-to-let tycoon has blamed a disgruntled lettings agency employee for thrusting him into the spotlight over his ban on "coloured" tenants - but insisted: "I do not apologise for it."

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Airline trade body boss hits out at cabin baggage ban on laptops and tablets

The UK and US ban on laptops and tablets in cabin baggage on certain inbound flights has been condemned by a global aviation leader.

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Mark Duggan's family loses challenge over lawful killing conclusion

The family of a man whose fatal shooting by a police marksman sparked nationwide riots have lost a challenge over an inquest jury's conclusion that he was lawfully killed.

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Man dies after being bitten by his dog 'while being interviewed by BBC'

A man died after he was attacked by his Staffordshire bull terrier while reportedly being interviewed for a BBC documentary.

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Louis Tomlinson to hear if he will face charges over airport incident

One Direction star Louis Tomlinson is expected to find out later whether he faces prosecution over an "altercation" with a photographer.

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Harry Styles going solo on Saturday Night Live

Harry Styles is to make his first TV appearance as a solo artist on Saturday Night Live.

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Kate ponders George's first day at school as she visits gallery

The Duchess of Cambridge has said she is not sure Prince George "has any idea what's going to hit him" when he starts school in September.

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Man quizzed over death of British woman at Australian strip club

A man has been questioned by detectives probing the death of a British woman at an Australian strip club.

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Royal tour of Europe coincides with triggering of Article 50

The Prince of Wales will begin a nine-day visit to Europe as Theresa May triggers the start of the UK's formal withdrawal from the EU.

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Rio Ferdinand praised for 'inspiring' account of losing wife to cancer

Rio Ferdinand has been widely praised for giving a powerful account of losing his wife Rebecca to cancer and raising their three children without her.

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IVF patients pressured over 'add-ons' at fertility clinics, regulator says

IVF patients are being put under pressure to decide whether to take "add-ons" provided by fertility clinics, the head of the industry regulator has said.

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Holyrood's backing for new independence vote must be respected: Nicola Sturgeon

The Scottish Parliament's backing for a second independence referendum must be respected, Scotland's First Minister has said.

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Protest hits flights at Stansted Airport

Flights were temporarily suspended at Stansted Airport as protesters blocked a non-commercial runway.

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UK set to begin 'momentous journey' to life outside EU

Britain will take the first step on its "momentous journey" to a future outside the European Union when Theresa May launches divorce proceedings that will bring to an end a relationship of more than 40 years.

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Tesco to take £235m hit after reaching deal over accounting scandal

Supermarket giant Tesco will take a £235 million hit after reaching an agreement with authorities over its accounting scandal that will see it make a hefty compensation payout to investors.

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'Low-priority' items could go in NHS prescriptions shake-up to cut costs

Travel vaccinations, gluten-free foods and omega-3 supplements may no longer be available on the NHS under major cost-cutting plans.

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