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Jeremy Corbyn to claim Conservatives 'will never fix housing crisis'

Labour councils building on average nearly 1,000 more homes than their Tory counterparts are an example of what the party would do to fix the housing crisis if it wins the general election , Jeremy Corbyn will say.

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Corbyn would be a threat to national security, Johnson warns

Electing Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister would be a threat to national security, Boris Johnson has claimed.

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New plans to extend GP access 'could prove expensive and duplicate services'

Patients are still struggling to get GP appointments, although the Government's drive to force surgeries to open for longer risks duplicating services and could prove costly, MPs have said.

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Government accounts 'should detail spending to show value for money'

It should be easier for citizens and MPs to assess whether Government spending offers value for money, a cross-party committee has said.

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LGBT charity collapsed over 'chaotic' management after £1.4m grants - watchdog

A domestic violence charity that received £1.4 million of taxpayers' cash collapsed after "chaotic" management, according to a public spending watchdog.

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The Manchester United M6? Football teams and firms could soon sponsor motorways

Manchester United could sponsor t he M6 motorway, according to a proposal to generate funds for investment in roads.

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Jeremy Corbyn failed UK 'in hour of need', Tim Farron says

Tim Farron has turned his fire on Jeremy Corbyn over his handling of Brexit as he sought to get the Liberal Democrat campaign back on track.

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Politicians 'working in the dark' over scrutiny of conflict and security fund

MPs and peers have warned they are sceptical about government promises to increase transparency around a secretive £1 billion anti-war fund.

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Review secret Orgreave files to ensure 'no cover-ups', Government urged

Secret files that could contain information about the Orgreave clash between striking miners and police should be examined to assess whether they can be made public, an influential Commons committee has said.

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Technology sector has largest 'like-for-like' gender pay gap in UK, survey shows

Women in the UK technology industry are paid on average 16% less than men, new research into the wage gap claims.

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Corbyn would be a threat to national security, Johnson warns

Electing Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister would be a threat to national security, Boris Johnson has claimed.

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Newcastle United boss Lee Charnley held in tax probe

Newcastle United boss Lee Charnley has been arrested by officials investigating a suspected income tax and national insurance fraud.

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PM reaffirms desire for 'special partnership' in talks with EU's Brexit chief

Theresa May has had "constructive" talks with European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker on the Brexit process, Downing Street said.

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Soldier jailed for life for stalking and murdering ex-girlfriend Alice Ruggles

An obsessed soldier who stalked then murdered his ex girlfriend by slashing her neck in an act of "utter barbarism" has been jailed for life with a minimum term of 22 years.

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UK jihadi killed in RAF drone attack revealed as IS planner and recruiter

A British jihadi killed in an unprecedented RAF drone strike in Syria was a prolific recruiter and attack planner for Islamic State, a major new report reveals.

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Lord Dubs slams 'disgusting' admin error which delayed child refugee arrivals

A "shocking and disgusting" admin error delayed 130 refugee children from coming to the UK, according to a Labour peer.

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London Marathon medals being sold off online for up to £100

London Marathon runners are selling their finishers' medals for almost £100 online.

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Justin Timberlake pays tribute to 'special soul' Jonathan Demme

Justin Timberlake has paid an emotional tribute to The Silence Of The Lambs director Jonathan Demme after his death at the age of 73, saying: "You made a better human out of me."

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Mortgage price war erupts as Nationwide unveils its lowest ever rates

The mortgage price war has been ramped up further as Britain's biggest building society has unveiled some of its lowest ever rates.

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Parents with extremist views 'exploiting right to withdraw pupils from RE'

Parents' rights to withdraw their children from RE lessons are being exploited by some who do not want their children to learn about other faiths, particularly Islam, a senior Church of England official has warned.

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