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Soldiers must be compensated for false war crime claims - Lord Dannatt

Soldiers falsely accused of war crimes and other wrongdoing in foreign conflicts should get financial compensation once cleared, a former head of the British Army has said.

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Rail passengers given more powers to challenge levels of compensation

Rail passengers can challenge the amount of compensation they receive for delays and cancellations after strengthened rules to protect consumers took effect.

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Momentum vice-chairwoman suspended from Labour amid anti-Semitism row

Momentum vice-chairwoman Jackie Walker has been suspended from Labour over controversial comments she made at a party training event.

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Blair's ex-policy chief to lead employment practices review

Theresa May has brought in Tony Blair's former policy chief to carry out a review of employment practices aimed at improving job security and rights for "ordinary working people".

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Boris Johnson says Russia 'in danger of becoming a pariah nation'

Russia has lured aid workers out in the open with "double tap" bombing raids in Syria, Boris Johnson has said.

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Partner pays emotional tribute after boxer Mike Towell dies following bout

The heartbroken partner of Scottish boxer Mike Towell said he "fought right to the end" before succumbing to an injury suffered in a televised bout.

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Monarch gets extension from aviation regulator to secure operating licence

Monarch has been granted an extension on its licence to operate, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said.

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Orange Order parade past Ardoyne given go-ahead after three-year stand-off

An Orange Order parade at the heart of one of Northern Ireland's most protracted marching disputes will take place today.

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Over 15,000 homes and businesses hit by winter floods

More than 15,000 homes and businesses were flooded in areas across northern England in last year's devastating storms, new analysis shows.

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North needs 'all-star team' of experts to get top Brexit deal, says think-tank

An "all-star team" of experts for the North of England should be formed to ensure the region gets the best deal possible from Brexit.

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EU farming subsidies 'should be replaced with policies that help nature'

European Union farming subsidies should be replaced with policies that help nature across the UK countryside, conservation groups have urged.

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I'm traumatised by Trump, says Cher, warning election will 'change America'

The US presidential election will "change America" and have "consequences for the world for 40 years", Cher has said.

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Younger workers on minimum wage to get £450 pay rise

Younger workers on the minimum wage will receive a pay rise worth up to £450 a year from today.

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Theresa May set to turn 60 - and become oldest PM since Thatcher

Theresa May will become the oldest prime minister since Margaret Thatcher when she turns 60 on Saturday.

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Monarch gets extension from aviation regulator to secure operating licence

Monarch has been granted an extension on its licence to operate, the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has said.

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Services sector output 'grew strongly' in July despite Brexit vote

Output in Britain's powerhouse services sector "grew strongly" in July, defying expectations of a substantial slowdown in the wake of the Brexit vote.

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Number of drunk drivers in accidents rises for first time in a decade

The number of drunk motorists involved in accidents has risen for the first time in 10 years.

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Driver who killed young actor and aunt acknowledges 'pain and suffering' caused

A man has admitted causing the deaths of a child actor and his aunt following a police chase and acknowledged the "utterly incomprehensible pain and suffering" he caused to their family.

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Man remanded on Matalan workers murder charges

A man has appeared in court charged with the murders of a couple who were allegedly stabbed to death outside the shop where they worked.

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Rosetta spacecraft crash lands on comet 67P ending £1 billion mission

The Rosetta spacecraft has crash landed onto the surface of the distant comet it has been exploring for the past two years.

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