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EU slammed over migration policy

THE European Union was warned today that its restrictive migration policies are a “violation of international law” as it was urged to step up sea rescue operations to save lives.

The Council of Europe (CoE) issued the warning to Brussels before the bloc’s 28 national leaders meet ...

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Social rented housing built drops by 96 per cent

THE number of social rented homes built by the government has fallen by a “disastrous” 96 per cent since the Conservatives took over, Labour warned today.

More than 31,000 government-funded homes for social rent were built in 2009-10. This fell to 970 in 2017-18 and then to 961 in the ...

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Left wing students hail ‘single biggest rent cut in history’

STUDENTS at Liverpool University have secured a rent reduction worth nearly £4 million in what is thought to be the biggest single rent cut for students in history.

Liverpool Guild of Students president Rory Hughes announced the results of negotiations with Liverpool University management ...

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Jeremy Kyle refuses to give evidence in reality TV inquiry

JEREMY KYLE has turned down a request to appear before MPs next Tuesday as part of their investigation into reality TV.

ITV axed The Jeremy Kyle Show in May following the death of participant Steve Dymond.

The construction worker died around a week after a split from his fiancee. ...

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Unison Conference ’19 Union tells government: call a General Election

UNISON general secretary Dave Prentis has told the government to call a general election so that “the people, not the out-of-touch elite” can improve Britain’s fortunes.

Mr Prentis told the union’s annual conference in Liverpool that outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May must call a ...

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WWE star Dana Brooke left gushing blood from head in accident during match

WWE bosses called off the match as Brooke was hurt during the bout with Sarah Logan.

Pictures show Brooke’s forehead covered in blood after she was injured during the taping of WWE show Main Event.

The referee called off the bout due to the injury – throwing up the ...

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Royal stunner Kitty Spencer wows crowds on first day of Ascot

Revellers managing to beat the rail strikes enjoyed a fine day of racing at the Queen’s favourite racecourse, Royal Ascot. They were also treated to the site of the royal family at the Berkshire racecourse. The Queen was joined by Prince William and Kate Middleton for the start of ...

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Nine mystery deaths in tourist hotspot leave holidaymakers terrified

At least nine tourists have died in the tropical paradise of the Dominican Republic over the past year – sparking fears that illegally-sold alcohol is finding its way into hotel minibars. Joseph Allen  is the most recent victim of the mysterious  spike in   ...

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Bloke ‘forced to identify as a woman’ to buy a beer sues Brewdog and wins

Dr Thomas Bower says he was refused the Pink IPA drink because of his gender at the Cardiff bar in March 2018.

Brewdog argued its so-called ‘Beer for Girls’ was aimed at raising awareness of the gender pay gap and discrimination against women.

Dr Bower tried to buy the ...

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Teacher, 25, ‘plied student with booze and had sex with him after school’

Alexis Mercedes Boberg, 25, handed herself in on Monday after a student at North County High School, Baltimore, reported her to police in the US. 

She has been charged with two counts of fourth-degree sexual offence for having sexual contact with a person while in a position of ...

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Teen Vogue accused of encouraging girls to work as prostitutes after ‘sex work’ tweet

Posting a link to an opinion piece that argues for legalising the sex trade, the online publication wrote: “Yes, sex work is real work!”

The article’s author Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng claims prostitution is largely misunderstood and is not just about “penetrative ...

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Brothers swapped seats before police pulled them over – but BOTH were drunk

Officers initially spotted Jamie Musgrave, 29, at the wheel of a black Jeep Renegade which drove passed their patrol car at 12.15am.

Moments later Jamie pulled over and his brother Stuart, 32, got out of the passenger side to answer a call of nature.

Jamie then slid over into the ...

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Britain to bid to host 2020 U.N. climate talks

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Tuesday it would bid to host United Nations’ climate talks in 2020, with Italy holding the preliminary talks preceding it.

Next year is the year the landmark 2015 Paris Agreement comes into force and when countries need to present new plans for ...

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Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return

The pair are struggling with Achilles injuries

Hull FC are expected to be without Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis for this weekend’s trip to Catalans Dragons.

The Black and Whites travel to the south of France on Saturday looking to move four points clear of Steve McNamara’s ...

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Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis to miss Catalans Dragons game but key men return

The pair are struggling with Achilles injuries

Hull FC are expected to be without Carlos Tuimavave and Gareth Ellis for this weekend’s trip to Catalans Dragons.

The Black and Whites travel to the south of France on Saturday looking to move four points clear of Steve McNamara’s ...

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Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations

The Australian's contract expires at the end of the year

Off-contract half-back Josh Drinkwater says he would be “more than happy” to stay at Hull KR but admitted there are no guarantees in rugby league.

The Australian joined Rovers last year after helping to guide Catalans ...

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Josh Drinkwater provides update on Hull KR contract negotiations

The Australian's contract expires at the end of the year

Off-contract half-back Josh Drinkwater says he would be “more than happy” to stay at Hull KR but admitted there are no guarantees in rugby league.

The Australian joined Rovers last year after helping to guide Catalans ...

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Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered

It was an Avenues institution

Legends come in all shapes and sizes - and Hull has its fair share.

From stars of stage and screen to heroes of the round and oval ball, Hullensians have had many people to celebrate down the years.

While nationally recognisable names are ...

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Hull's legendary Jack Kaye and his fantastic grocery shop remembered

It was an Avenues institution

Legends come in all shapes and sizes - and Hull has its fair share.

From stars of stage and screen to heroes of the round and oval ball, Hullensians have had many people to celebrate down the years.

While nationally recognisable names are ...

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Schoolboy, 15, fighting for life after being stabbed more than 20 times

A 15-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was stabbed more than 20 times.

The teenager was attacked at around 2.10am in Preston Gardens, Luton, today, and is now in hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Detective Inspector Jerry Waite from Bedfordshire Police said: ...

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Nurse jailed for second time for posing as man to trick women into sending nude pics

A former nurse who posed as a man online to con women into sending her naked pictures, has been jailed for repeating the same offence, just months after being released.

Adele Rennie, 28, targeted three more victims and used voice-altering software in order to sound like a man in the ...

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