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Government clears way for Comcast's Sky takeover

Culture Secretary Matt Hancock has announced that he is not "minded" to order regulatory intervention into Comcast's £22bn offer for Sky.

The Kremlin hits out over Roman Abramovich's UK visa

The Kremlin says Russian businesses "often encounter unfriendly and unscrupulous actions", after Roman Abramovich's visa expired.

'I'm not missing, I'm wanted': Wanted man taunts police

A man reported missing has taunted police on social media, telling them he was "not missing" but "wanted", and challenging them to "come do ya job".

Newcastle set to get observation wheel bigger than the London Eye

Developers have announced plans to build Europe's biggest observation wheel in Newcastle - dubbed the Whey Aye.

Community champions cash in on royal wedding by selling exclusive goodie bags

Community champions cash in on royal wedding by selling exclusive goodie bags

Community champions invited to the royal wedding are selling their goodie bags for more than £400 online.

Jailed British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told she 'will be convicted' on new charges

Jailed British-Iranian Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe told she 'will be convicted' on new charges

A British-Iranian mother jailed in Tehran has been told she is likely to be convicted over a new charge.

German WWII sea mine blown up at Bognor Regis

German WWII sea mine blown up at Bognor Regis

A German sea mine dating from World War Two has been detonated close to Bognor Regis.

FTSE 100 hits record high as Trump trade war fears ease

FTSE 100 hits record high as Trump trade war fears ease

The FTSE 100 has surged to a new record high as investors welcome the announcement President Trump's planned trade war with China is "on hold".

Ryanair annual profits soar 10% despite €50m pilot rota blunder

Ryanair annual profits soar 10% despite €50m pilot rota blunder

Ryanair has reported a 10% rise in annual profits despite the impact of its costly pilot rota failure last autumn that hit the travel plans of 700,000 customers.

AI to be 'new weapon' in cancer fight, Theresa May will say

AI to be 'new weapon' in cancer fight, Theresa May will say

Theresa May will unveil plans to use artificial intelligence to help prevent 22,000 cancer deaths a year by 2033.

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The after-party! Harry and Meghan's evening reception

The after-party! Harry and Meghan's evening reception

Newlyweds Harry and Meghan headed off to their evening party after their last public appearance of their royal wedding day.

Harry and Meghan ready to start royal married life

Harry and Meghan ready to start royal married life

Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan are starting their life together as a married couple after an emotional wedding ceremony that broke new ground.

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