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The Prime Minister's spokeswoman said there were already ministerial posts dedicated to refugees and asylum

No 10 defends May's decision to scrap Syrian refugees ministerial post

Labour general secretary Iain McNicol said abuse during the party's leadership election will not be tolerated and those involved face losing their vote

Labour supporters linked to abuse face losing leadership contest vote

Police at the scene in Headley, Surrey, after a man died following a disturbance at a private party which left several other people with serious injuries

Man killed in 'shooting' at village party

Ryanair said the Brexit vote will mean lower economic growth, weaker consumer confidence and put downward pressure on fares

Ryanair to focus on EU hubs after 'disappointment' of Brexit vote

The survey comes after studies showed the UK economy has slumped at its fastest rate since the financial crisis in the wake of Britain voting to leave the European Union

Business optimism 'at lowest level since 2009' post-Brexit vote

The blast in Ansbach is the third incident to shock Germany in a week

'Islamist connection likely' after Syrian suicide bomber injures 12 in Germany

Mr Rowley said preparedness for an attack was being 'constantly tested'

Counter-terror chiefs 'working tirelessly' to combat threat

Boris Berezovsky was found dead at his home in Ascot, Berkshire, in March 2013

Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky's estate 'hopelessly insolvent'

Anna Richardson is hosting new Channel 4 show Naked Attraction

Taking your kit off is liberating, says naked dating show host Anna Richardson

Former England footballer Ray Wilkins arrives at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court in London

Four-year driving ban for alcoholic ex-footballer Ray Wilkins

CPP Group sold card protection on behalf of lenders including HSBC and Royal Bank of Scotland

Staff in all remaining BHS stores to be told of redundancies

Iwan Thomas, left, and Prince Harry at the Heads Together barbecue at Kensington Palace

Former sprinter Iwan Thomas tells Harry about his battle with depression

Hiscox chief executive Bronek Masojada said the insurer's retail businesses continue to grow in strength and profitability (Hiscox/PA)

Hiscox benefits from sterling's post-Brexit weakness

The TaxPayers' Alliance described stamp duty as a "badly-designed tax which gums up property markets".

Call to slash stamp duty rates amid concerns over rent rises

Nicola Sturgeon warned efforts to keep the UK economy competitive outside of the EU could spark a 'race to the bottom'

Nicola Sturgeon raises fears of consequences of 'hard Brexit'

Sir Philip Green has been heavily criticised by MPs

PM 'will learn lessons' as 'concerning' report slams ex-BHS owner Philip Green

Prime Minister Theresa May is greeted by First Minister Arlene Foster and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness upon arrival at Stormont Castle in Belfast

May pledges 'practical solution' over Ireland border after Brexit vote

A Coastguard helicopter hovering over the beach at Camber Sands (Twitter/@OfficialEmmaB/PA)

Body recovered after swimmers caught by tides at Camber Sands

A boy died at University Hospital, Coventry, after an incident at a water park

Two people bailed over death of boy, five, at water park

An 18-month-old Pit Bull Terrier named Francis is set to be put down

Dangerous Dogs Act flawed, Battersea home report warns

Evelyn Ellis walked out of the Big Brother house a couple of days before the finale - but then returned

Two Big Brother housemates walk out, then walk back in

The report calls for "rewilding" and the reintroduction of extinct native species such as beavers and lynxes

Young people want more action to protect nature, poll shows

Girls lose confidence in their career prospects as they get older, Girlguiding research found

Third of young women 'feel career success chances are equal'

New research suggests employers are increasingly turning their backs on the traditional minimum requirement for hiring graduates

Firms being less strict about degree award when hiring, study shows

Families relying on free school meals in term time can face hunger in the school holidays, said Trussell Trust foodbank network director Adrian Curtis

Fifth of parents will miss meal in summer so children can eat, study claims

The "Waitrose effect" could help to add nearly 40,000 pounds to the value of a home, the study suggests

Living near major supermarket increases value of property, research suggests

The Glasgow man died while on holiday in Ibiza

Tributes to 33-year-old holidaymaker found dead in Ibiza

An RNLI lifeboat joined the search for a missing person in the sea off Camber Sands

Man, 19, still missing after two rescued from sea

Dr Kate Granger has died after a long battle with cancer

Name campaign doctor dies after five-year cancer fight

Greater Manchester Police are investigating the attack

Man fights for life after Manchester attack

A boy died at University Hospital, Coventry, after an incident at a water park

Water park tragedy child 'found by boy looking for his goggles'

A girl died shortly after arriving at Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham

Man held over teenage girl's death

Four girls are being questioned over disorder at a McDonald's in Marble Arch

Four girls held over London disorder

Kezia Dugdale said Donald Trump is rallying those who 'feel they have no hope and nothing to lose'.

Kezia Dugdale will urge US heeding of Brexit lessons to prevent Trump presidency

Picture taken with permission from the Twitter account of @paulette59553 of the scene of the accident on the A39 motorway at Lons-le-Saunier

Parents at bedside of school trip crash victims

Flowers and candles left at the Olympia shopping centre in tribute to the nine people shot dead by a teenage gunman

Germany mourns the victims of Munich massacre

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has lashed out at opponents of Jeremy Corbyn

Corbyn opponents trying to destroy Labour Party, John McDonnell claims

Queuing traffic on the A20 near Dover in Kent

Dover delays ease but disruption could continue for weeks

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watch the America's Cup World Series Portsmouth race from a boat on the Solent.

William and Kate applaud Sir Ben Ainslie after America's Cup triumph

Jeremy Corbyn speaking at a Momentum event in central London

Momentum vows to check merchandise sourcing after labour practices claim

Home Secretary Amber Rudd says the new action plan is aimed at eradicating hate crime

Government action plan to crack down on hate crimes

People who had hoped to move house have decided to either delay or abandon their plans, the poll suggests.

One in ten who had planned a big spend postpone it in wake of Brexit - poll

Professor Dame Ann Dowling has specialised in finding ways to reduce aircraft noise

Top British female engineer hails young as natural engineers to be encouraged

Acas advised bosses to consider allowing staff to start later or finish early for those who want to watch the Olympics in Rio

Olympics enthusiasts should be allowed flexible hours to watch Games, says Acas

Alicia Vikander is a huge fan of the Bourne franchise

Alicia Vikander's shock at winning Jason Bourne role without an audition

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks at a Momentum event

Momentum vows to check merchandise sourcing after labour practices claim

Picture taken with permission from the Twitter account of @paulette59553 at the scene of the accident on the A39 motorway at Lons-le-Saunier (@paulette59553/PA)

Two British pupils seriously injured after coach crashes in France

Police outside RAF Marham in Norfolk after a serviceman was threatened with a knife near to the base

RAF base abduction bid men 'likely to be part of larger team'

David Cameron appealed to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the issue of migration

Cameron 'made last ditch appeal to Merkel over migration'


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