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Harry and Meghan to fund their lives as ‘Mr and Mrs Ordinary’

As the Duke and Duchess of Sussex step back from royal duties, they are free to choose how they fund their lives as “Mr and Mrs Ordinary,” an expert has said.

In a statement issued after royal family crisis talks concluded, Harry and Meghan announced they will stop carrying ...

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Labour putting John Bercow forward for a peerage, report says

Labour is nominating former Commons speaker John Bercow for a peerage, according to reports.

Sources in the opposition party did not deny the claim to the PA news agency, and declined to comment on the situation.

Such a move would be remarkable given that Mr Bercow was a Tory MP, ...

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Harry ends military posts as part of ‘Megxit’

The Duke of Sussex fought in Afghanistan on the frontline, but is now severing his official ties to the military as he quits royal life completely.

Harry spent 10 years in the forces, and once said how his experience in the Army would stay with him for the rest of his ...

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Police hunting man who stabbed boy in front of his mother

A 10-year-old boy has been stabbed in front of his mother in a street in Leicester.

Police said the youngster, who suffered non-life-threatening injuries, was in Belper Street on Saturday at about 5.20pm when a chubby Asian man stabbed him and fled.

A member of the public called the ...

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New Masters winner guaranteed as Stuart Bingham and Ali Carter reach final

Stuart Bingham and Ali Carter will both make their Masters final debuts on Sunday after coming through semi-finals at Alexandra Palace.

World number 14 Bingham overcame David Gilbert 6-2 in the second last-four clash on Saturday evening after Carter had earlier beaten 2015 champion Shaun ...

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Charities believe they will still be boosted by backing from Harry and Meghan

Some charities feel confident they will still benefit from their links with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, even after they have officially cut their ties as senior royals.

Map Ives, director and founder of Rhino Conservation Botswana, said he has already been told by an official in ...

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Trump sends Senate angry response to impeachment summons

President Donald Trump’s legal team has sent the Senate a fiery response to its impeachment summons, outlining the defences it expects to use in the upcoming trial.

President Trump’s answer to the Senate’s formal impeachment summons calls the two articles of impeachment ...

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Newcastle boss Steve Bruce celebrates ‘smash and grab’ win against Chelsea

Steve Bruce revelled in Newcastle’s “smash and grab” victory over Chelsea after Isaac Hayden’s last-gasp header eased them seven points clear of relegation trouble.

The Magpies had to withstand a storm at St James’ Park before Hayden, who had started the game ...

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Dream Dortmund debut for hat-trick hero Haaland

Erling Haaland came off the bench to score a hat-trick on his Borussia Dortmund debut and inspire a 5-3 comeback win at Augsburg.

Dortmund were 3-1 down before Haaland came on and struck three times in the second half.

Jadon Sancho pulled Dortmund level at 3-3 after Haaland, who ...

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Brendan Rodgers hails Burnley boss Sean Dyche as ‘first-class’ coach

Sean Dyche has received glowing encouragement from Leicester boss Brendan Rodgers in the face of mounting pressure on the Burnley manager.

Dyche’s Clarets take on Rodgers’ side at Turf Moor on Sunday on the back of a four-match losing run in the Premier League – in which ...

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Duke and Duchess of Sussex choose personal freedom and walk away from monarchy

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have walked away from the monarchy after they had to choose between personal freedom and royal duty.

Harry and Meghan had wanted to remain as working royals, although not prominent members, and become financially independent – a dual role many ...

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Social media reacts to Harry and Meghan split from royal family

People took to social media to show their support or condemnation of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.

After days of crisis talks following Harry and Meghan’s announcement that they would be stepping back as senior royals, Buckingham Palace announced the pair will stop carrying out ...

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Harry and Meghan in numbers

Here’s a look at the Duke and Duchess of Sussex in numbers:

2 – less working royals in the royal family. Harry and Meghan are bowing out of royal life completely. 2 – Homes in Canada and the UK – but they will spend most of their time in Canada.

2 – ...

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Harry and Meghan to change titles and no longer use HRH style like Diana

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to drop their HRH styles and become known as Harry, Duke of Sussex, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

It comes 24 years after Harry’s own mother was stripped of her HRH style, and her title becoming Diana, Princess of Wales following her ...

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Harry and Meghan to change titles and no longer use HRH style like Diana

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are to drop their HRH styles and become known as Harry, Duke of Sussex, and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex.

It comes 24 years after Harry’s own mother was stripped of her HRH style, and her title becoming Diana, Princess of Wales following her ...

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Saracens to be relegated from Premiership over salary cap breaches

Saracens will be relegated from the Gallagher Premiership at the end of this season following their salary cap breaches.

The Premiership title holders’ crashing fall from grace was confirmed by Premiership Rugby on Saturday.

Winners of four league titles in the last five years, ...

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Police fire tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in Beirut

Riot police have fired tear gas and rubber bullets and sprayed water cannon near the parliament in Lebanon’s capital to disperse thousands of protesters after riots broke out during a march against the ruling elite.

More than 150 people have been injured during the unrest in Beirut, ...

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Harry and Meghan split will avoid catastrophe, royal expert says

The decision by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to walk away from the monarchy will “avoid catastrophe”, a royal commentator has said.

After days of crisis talks following Harry and Meghan’s announcement that they would be stepping back as senior royals, Buckingham Palace ...

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Erling Haaland hits hat-trick on Borussia Dortmund debut

Erling Haaland came off the bench to score a hat-trick on his Borussia Dortmund debut and inspire a 5-3 comeback win at Augsburg.

Dortmund were 3-1 down before Haaland came on and struck three times in the second half.

Jadon Sancho pulled Dortmund level at 3-3 after Haaland, who ...

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Hayden header nicks Newcastle win over Chelsea

Isaac Hayden’s injury-time header handed Newcastle a priceless victory over Chelsea as Steve Bruce’s men eased themselves seven points clear of the Premier League drop zone.

Hayden headed the returning Allan Saint-Maximin’s cross past Kepa Arrizabalaga four minutes into ...

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Sevilla director Monchi ‘angry and outraged’ by VAR call after Real Madrid loss

Sevilla director of football Monchi says his club are “angry and outraged” at the VAR decision to disallow their opening goal during their 2-1 LaLiga defeat to Real Madrid.

After dominating much of the early play, Sevilla’s Luuk De Jong headed home from a corner in the ...

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