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Pupils must be taught British values to help bind communities, review says

Schoolchildren should be taught "British values" of tolerance, democracy and respect to help bind communities together amid growing "ethnic segregation" , a major Government-commissioned review has said.

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Theresa May warns Whitehall moles - and the memo is leaked

Theresa May has ordered a crackdown on unauthorised leaks by ministers and civil servants with a warning that culprits will face instant dismissal if they are caught ... a leaked memorandum has revealed.

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Woman dies after being pulled from sea off Cornwall

A holidaymaker has died after being recovered from the sea off the coast of Cornwall.

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Johnson: Plan for UK to pay for access to single market is 'speculation'

Boris Johnson has stoked Cabinet tensions over Brexit after he dismissed the idea the UK could pay "large" amounts into Brussels for continued access to the single market after it had left the European Union.

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Theresa May: Gulf states' human rights record shouldn't stop stronger trade

The controversial human rights record of Gulf states should not be a bar to increased post-Brexit trade with them, Theresa May has said ahead of a high-profile visit to the Middle East.

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Briton dies on Oxbridge ski trip to French Alps

A British man has reportedly died during a university ski trip in France.

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Man dies after glider collides with another light aircraft

A man has died after a glider crashed into a field following a mid-air collision with another light aircraft.

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Killer drivers could face life sentences under Government crackdown

Dangerous drivers who kill are set to face life sentences for the first time under a new crackdown.

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Prince Harry's visit to Guyana children's home founded by Moonies sect defended

Prince Harry's visit to a Caribbean children's home founded by the religious sect known as the Moonies has been defended by Britain's High Commissioner to Guyana - who described the work of its manager as "amazing".

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BT chairman says firm must improve customer service for broadband users

BT must improve customer service for its broadband users, chairman Sir Michael Rake has said.

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Government 'concerned' about possible use of UK munitions in Yemen civil war

The Government is "deeply concerned" about the possible use of UK munitions by the Saudi air force in strikes on civilian targets in Yemen's civil war, Boris Johnson has said.

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NHS England launches trial of PrEP HIV treatment after court ruling

NHS England is launching a trial of the controversial HIV treatment PrEP after losing a Court of Appeal battle over who should fund it.

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'Egotistical' Edward VIII 'would have been a useless king'

Edward VIII would have been a "useless king" had he stayed on the throne and his abdication saved the monarchy, a historian has said.

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Trust in politicians near rock bottom, survey reveals

Trust in politicians is "approaching rock bottom" with only 19% of the public thinking they were largely telling the truth during the EU referendum campaign, researchers have said.

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Tories accuse Labour over Article 50 debate amendment plan

The Conservatives have accused Labour of trying to "frustrate the will of the British people" over Brexit, after Jeremy Corbyn said they would seek to table an amendment if the Supreme Court rules there must be a vote in Parliament.

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Unions clash with management over impact of Post Office strike

The two sides in a dispute at the Post Office have clashed over the impact of a strike, with management saying most of the network was operating but unions reporting solid support.

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Warning over freezing conditions as winter bites

Temperatures are expected to drop below freezing this weekend, prompting health officials to warn that the chilly conditions can be deadly.

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Minimum alcohol pricing 'could improve nation's health'

The Government has said it will continue to look at minimum pricing for alcohol in light of a new report which argues it could improve the nation's health.

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Corbyn calls on socialists to unite against right-wing populism sweeping Europe

The left must not abandon its socialist principles in the face of a rising tide of "right-wing populism", Jeremy Corbyn has warned.

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Payout scheme for rail travel delay should be rolled out across Britain, says MP

A new scheme to compensate rail passengers for journeys delayed by just 15 minutes on some lines has created "unfairness" for those on the rest of the network, the head of the Commons' Transport Select Committee has warned.

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