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Westminster terror plotter jailed for life

Image copyright Metropolitan PoliceImage caption Khalid Ali was found guilty of preparing an act of terrorism in the UK and two counts of possessing an explosive substance with intent A plumber has been jailed for life for planning a terror attack in Westminster and making bombs for the Taliban. Khalid Ali, 28, from Edmonton in […]

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Ex-UKIP councillor jailed for £46k theft from pensioner

Image caption Stephanie Todd defected from the Conservatives to stand for UKIP A former UKIP councillor has been jailed for stealing £46,000 from a vulnerable man in his 90s after she befriended him in the street. Stephanie Todd, 57, caused suspicion by trying to change Philip Wall’s will to become the main beneficiary. The solicitors […]

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Bognor home damaged by glass ornament blaze

Image copyright West Sussex Fire and Rescue ServiceImage caption The homeowner said the house was full of smoke and exploding glass A home has been left uninhabitable after a glass ornament on a sunny window sill caused a fire. West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service was called to the blaze in the bungalow in Bognor […]

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Brexit: Ministers face fresh test in Commons

Image copyright AFP/ Getty Images Ministers have warned pro-European Tory MPs not to “refight the referendum” as the government faces a further test of its Brexit authority in the Commons. MPs are expected to vote later on calls by pro-European Tories for the UK to stay in a customs union if there is no trade […]