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More than 100 hippos in Namibia ‘are killed by anthrax’

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More than 100 hippos have died in Namibia after they are believed to have contracted anthrax. Rangers at Bwabwata National Park say 109 of the animals have perished since Sunday last week as pictures show dozens of bloated bodies floating in murky water. While the exact cause of the deaths is not clear, workers believe it Read More

Sturgeon: Ruth Davidson’s Tories can stop a hard Brexit 

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Nicola Sturgeon had her hands full at the SNP conference today as she met 13-week old twins at the party gathering in Glasgow.  The SNP leader took time out from the main conference hall to pose with Catherine and Sam Shepherd, from Kirkintilloch. As the three day conference continued today, Ms Sturgeon used media appearance Read More

Boris says ‘sinister’ forces at work amid reshuffle row

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Boris Johnson complained that ‘sinister’ forces are trying to damage him today after a wave of briefing claimed he will just say no’ to being demoted by Theresa May. The Prime Minister raised the prospect of a major reshuffle of her top team over the weekend, as she tries to reassert her authority after the Tory conference Read More

Lynton Crosby is still on the Tories’ payroll

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Theresa May made a pointed apology for the General Election campaign in her much-maligned conference speech. May, whose poll lead fell from 23 per cent to virtually nothing, said: ‘It was too scripted, too presidential. I hold my hands up for that. I take responsibility. I led the campaign. And I am sorry.’ Election strategist Read More

Woman suffers scars after falling under motorbike in Zante

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A teenage holiday worker suffered horrific scars after falling underneath a high-powered motorbike wheels wearing just a bikini – before being run over by a second vehicle.  Aimee Montgomery, who was 19 at the time, was at a boat party in Zante before getting a lift back to her apartment with a bouncer after having Read More

Spain’s PM insists the country will not be divided

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Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said Spain would not be divided on the eve of Catalonia’s expected independence declaration. Another major business – Cellnex – is considering leaving Barcelona for Madrid amid the toxic atmosphere a week after Catalonia held a referendum that authorities there say showed voters overwhelmingly support independence. The telecommunications company’s board Read More

Murderer Luke Mitchell in fresh bid to clear his name

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One of Britain’s most notorious murderers is set to relaunch a bid to clear his name. ‘Satanic’ Luke Mitchell was jailed for life for the murder of his girlfriend Jodi Jones, 14, who was found mutilated in woodland near her home in Dalkeith, Midlothian. Her hands had been tied behind her back, her throat cut Read More

Derelict chapel turned into luxury home near Hampton Court

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A derelict chapel that has been transformed into a heavenly home has gone on the market for £1.8m. When Keith Holmes, 73, bought the property in 1997 it was a complete wreck with missing tiles, woodworm and smashed stained glass windows. He had to completely gut the building before he could turn it into a Read More

Passenger who helped mum with autistic son speaks out

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A train passenger who stepped in to help a mother with an autistic son has denied being a hero, claiming: ‘You just do what you can to help’. Gayna Pealling was travelling on a train when Jack, 5, and his four-year-old sister Amy, when her son started playing up. Instead of ignoring the situation, recruitment Read More