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Tata makes commitment to jobs and steel production at Port Talbot, union says

Steel unions say they have a commitment from Tata to secure the future of jobs and production at Port Talbot and other steelworks across the UK.

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£84.2m fine for Pfizer after NHS over-charged as price of drug hiked 2,600%

Pfizer has been fined a record £84.2 million by the competition watchdog for its role in over-charging the NHS after the price of an epilepsy drug was hiked by up to 2,600% overnight.

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MPs back Theresa May's Brexit timetable after ministers vow to set out strategy

MPs have overwhelmingly backed Theresa May's plans to trigger the process for quitting the European Union by the end of March next year on condition the PM reveals her strategy.

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Luciana Berger in plea to other victims as racist troll convicted of harassment

MP Luciana Berger called for more victims to stand up to online bullies after a serial troll was found guilty of harassing her in a string of anti-Jewish rants.

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Islamic State's 'days are numbered' as occupying force, says Theresa May

Theresa May has said Islamic State's "days are numbered" as an occupying force as she assured Gulf leaders a post-Brexit Britain would not abandon the Middle East.

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Ex-football coach Jim McCafferty to face court on child sex charge

A former football coach and Celtic kit man has been charged with a child sex offence.

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Assad and Putin condemned over Aleppo 'humanitarian disaster'

Western leaders have condemned Syria's Bashar Assad and Russia's Vladimir Putin for obstructing the supply of humanitarian aid to Aleppo.

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Instagram to allow users to turn off comments on posts

Instagram will enable users to turn off comments on their posts, in a move designed to give "more control" over the app's comments experience.

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Taxman accused of 'going after minnows while big fish swim away'

The taxman has been accused of "going after the minnows" after the number of super-rich grew but the amount they paid in tax fell.

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Watchdog fines Lib Dems £20,000 over undeclared general election payments

The Liberal Democrats have been fined the maximum £20,000 by a watchdog for failing to properly declare all their spending in the 2015 general election.

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Strictly's Brendan Cole would 'love' to take over from Len Goodman as head judge

Strictly dancer Brendan Cole has admitted he would "love" to take over from departing judge Len Goodman.

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Ken Clarke leads Tory calls for MPs vote on negotiating strategy before Brexit

Ken Clarke has led Tory calls for the Government to give MPs a vote on its negotiating strategy before triggering formal Brexit talks.

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Rail ticketing reforms must wait until technology improves, warns Chris Grayling

Work to simplify the rail ticketing system may not be carried out for several years, Transport Secretary Chris Grayling has revealed.

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Three banks fined total of £412m over conspiring to rig interest rate market

The European Commission has fined HSBC, JPMorgan and Credit Agricole a total of 485 million euro (£412 million) for their role as part of a cartel that conspired to rig interest rate derivatives.

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Brexit will 'render insensible' some UK legislation, Supreme Court told

Triggering Brexit will "frustrate or render insensible" a large number of UK laws and is a reason why Parliament must be involved, a top lawyer has told the Supreme Court.

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Number of patients forced to wait for hospital bed 'rockets in five years'

There has been a sharp rise in "trolley waits" - the length of time people wait for a hospital bed after being admitted in an emergency, figures show.

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Hundreds of thousands in UK benefit money used to fund terror, says Lord Carlile

Hundreds of thousands of pounds in British benefits have been used to fund terrorism in recent years, a former watchdog has claimed.

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NHS regulator orders crackdown on high payments to temporary bosses

A crackdown on "unacceptable" high payments from hospitals to potentially ill-qualified temporary bosses has been ordered by the health service's financial regulator.

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UK teenagers trail leading countries in science, maths and reading tests

The UK's teenagers are continuing to lag behind their peers in countries such as Singapore, Japan and tiny European nations when it comes to science, maths and reading, a major international report has found.

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Rail reform plans risk a return to 'bad old days of Railtrack', says Labour

Labour has accused the Government of putting the nation's railways on the "slippery slope back to the bad old days of Railtrack" with plans to shake up who is in charge of rail infrastructure.

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