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Tate Modern neighbours lose viewing platform privacy case

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Mr Justice Mann noted the “complete glass walls of the living accommodation” had led to inevitable privacy issues Residents in glass-walled apartments have lost their bid to stop visitors to the Tate Modern gallery looking into their homes. The owners of four flats in the Neo Bankside development on London’s […]

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Anti-FGM bill being blocked by MP Chope ‘appalling’

Image copyright EPAImage caption Liz Truss said she wants to change Sir Christopher’s mind A Conservative MP’s decision to block a bill protecting girls from female genital mutilation was “appalling” and he must change his mind, Treasury minister Liz Truss has said. Sir Christopher Chope provoked outrage after shouting “object” during a debate on anti-FGM […]

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Man stabbed to death in East Dulwich street

Image copyright @Phil_McCrae88Image caption The victim was attacked in Lordship Lane, East Dulwich A man has been stabbed to death in a south-east London street. The victim, in his 30s, was attacked in Lordship Lane, East Dulwich, near the junction with East Dulwich Grove, at about 02:30 GMT. He was treated by paramedics but was […]

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Westminster Holocaust memorial plans ‘will harm park’

Image copyright Adjaye AssociatesImage caption An artist’s impression shows how the memorial might look in its proposed location in Victoria Tower Gardens beside the Houses of Parliament A Holocaust memorial proposed for outside Parliament would have a “significant harmful impact” on the area, the Royal Parks have said. The landmark is planned to be built […]

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Mbappe donates to Sala pilot David Ibbotson search fund

Image copyright Getty Images/David IbbotsonImage caption Emiliano Sala (left) was on board a plane being flown by pilot David Ibbotson French football star Kylian Mbappe has donated £27,000 to a fundraising appeal set up by the family of missing pilot David Ibbotson. Mr Ibbotson, from Crowle, Lincolnshire, was flying Cardiff City’s Emiliano Sala from Nantes […]

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Man killed kitesurfing in strong winds

Image copyright GoogleImage caption The man was kitesurfing on Saunton Sands when he got into difficulty A kitesurfer has died after getting into difficulty amid strong winds off the north coast of Devon. Police said the man, who has not been identified, was fatally injured on the beach at Saunton Sands near Bideford just after […]