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A 41-gun salute was fired by the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in London's Green Park

Gun salute marks 64th anniversary of Queen's accession to the throne

Police are seeking two men

Police hunt raiders after man shot in leg through door by intruders

Police believe some of the boys were as young as 14

Police hunt group of boys after girl, 14, sexually assaulted at knifepoint

A girl aged 11 fought off a man who tried to take her to his van in Milton Keynes

Girl aged 11 hit and kicked attacker who tried to get her into van

British helicopter pilot Roger Gower was helping to track ivory poachers when he was shot dead

Five arrested over killing of Brit pilot tracking elephant poachers in Tanzania

A Garda cordon outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin after one man died and two others were injured following a shooting incident at the hotel

At least six men thought to be in gang that staged deadly boxing weigh-in attack

Vanessa Redgrave speaks at a rally in London involving thousands of junior doctors and their supporters

Vanessa Redgrave hails NHS staff as she backs junior doctors in dispute

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Jeremy Corbyn called for the party to unite and step up its campaigning effort

Jeremy Corbyn urges Labour to 'pull together' ahead of May polls

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Former England defender Stuart Pearce was to have come out of retirement for Longford AFC

Waterlogged pitch damper on football legend Stuart Pearce's comeback

Gardai policing a counter-protest against Pegida on O'Connell Street

Scuffles break out as anti-Islamisation group Pegida launches in Dublin

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Tweets might not be displayed in time order any more

'Time out' for tweets in reverse chronology

Akhtar Javeed, 56, was shot dead during an attempted armed robbery at Direct Source 3 Ltd in the Digbeth area of Birmingham

Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe

The baby clothes from Tesco

Tesco apology after customer spells out baby clothes howlers

Home Secretary Theresa May described the current police disciplinary system as "complex and difficult to navigate"

'Super complaints' system aimed at improving police standards

Parts of the West Country are on flood alert following heavy rainfall

West Country braced for flooding after heavy rainfall

Ellie Goulding claims David Cameron snubbed her after she asked to discuss women's issues with him

Ellie Goulding claims snub by David Cameron over women's issues talks

The scene in Benenden, Kent, following the death of supply teacher Caroline Andrews

Police wait to quiz injured man over mother-of-four's death

Under the new rules, 'taxpayers won't be made to foot the bill for political campaigning and political lobbying'

'Draconian' crackdown on charities lobbying ministers with taxpayers' money

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe is to be questioned on how the force dealt with child abuse claims

Met chief faces quizzing on force's handling of high-profile child abuse claims

Reality star Ferne McCann confirmed she is taking a break from The Only Way Is Essex

Ferne McCann confirms she is taking rest from Towie

Former boxer Frank Bruno, who was crowned world heavyweight champion in 1995, has spoken of his desire to return to the ring

Boxing hero Frank Bruno's daughters 'determined to keep him out of the ring'

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The pair are among 11 notable non-academics in the role

Watson and Cumberbatch handed Oxford University roles

Lord Lucas said better behaviour and results at state schools were attracting families who can afford private

Rich parents 'being lured to state schools from private sector'

David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are back for another six-episode series of The X-Files (Fox/PA)

X-Files revival 'like the old days', says creator Chris Carter

Eddie Jordan is expected to be named as one of the hosts of the new series within days

Former F1 boss Eddie Jordan 'revving up for Top Gear presenting role'

Freddie Wright and Jack Galsworthy in Antigua after becoming the youngest pair to row across an ocean

Atlantic Challenge Britons become youngest pair to row across ocean

Police are questioning a 16-year-old boy

Boy, 16, arrested after Oxford bank robbery

Scientists hope their discovery could lead to a blood test for five deadly cancers

Scientists hope to develop cancer blood test after research discovery

The SAS was reported to have been involved in the firefight

Three members of British special forces 'injured in IS Iraq ambush'

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Driverless cars look set to transform our roads

Streets of London could become test track for Google's driverless cars

After a court hearing, The judge concluded all three children should be placed into long-term foster care

Boy 'over-involved in parenting younger siblings' placed in foster care

Stonewall urged tour operators to take "more responsibility" for ensuring holidaymakers have as much information as possible before they book

Travel firms urged to provide better safety advice to LGBT travellers

Jeremy Corbyn said remaining in the European Union is in the best interests of the British people

Jeremy Corbyn backs 'social' Europe in EU vote but warns of trade pact dangers

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A 16-year-old boy has been arrested

Boy, 16, arrested after Oxford bank robbery

Jake Petty was killed in battle, the Old Bailey heard

Mother 'begged Muslim convert son who was killed in battle not to go to Syria'

Eddie Jordan is expected to be named as one of the hosts of the new series of Top Gear, according to reports

Former F1 boss Eddie Jordan 'revving up for Top Gear presenting role'

Max Haigh was operated on at Leeds General Infirmary

Heart surgery on boy, one, was performed 'appropriately' coroner rules

A cordon outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin

One dead, two injured in shooting at boxing match weigh-in at Dublin hotel

A Tory MP said a woman with a criminal record whose fight against deportation has been boosted by the European Court of Justice advocate general is the daughter-in-law of Abu Hamza

European Court fight woman 'is Abu Hamza's daughter-in-law'

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The scene in Benenden following the death of a woman as Kent Police launch a manhunt for a man in connection with the incident

Man arrested in mother-of-four Caroline Andrews murder probe

Pc David Rathband was shot by Raoul Moat

Pc David Rathband's family defiant after losing High Court negligence case

Julian Assange speaks from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London

Angry Assange in embassy balcony tirade over UK response to 'detention' report

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Married MP Huw Merriman treated solicitor Patronia Campbell unfairly at work after a one-night stand with her, a tribunal heard (Conservative Party/PA)

Married MP was heard giggling in colleague's bedroom, employment tribunal told

Claudia Winkleman will host the new series of Great British Sewing Bee

Bridget Jones's Baby costume designer is new Great British Sewing Bee judge

David Gibson was jailed at Liverpool Crown Court

Ex-Merseyside Police sergeant jailed after forcing prostitute into sex act

Zayn Malik's debut single Pillowtalk is the fastest selling song of the year so far

Zayn Malik's Pillowtalk tops singles chart

Players from the Saracens rugby club are taking part in a research project

Saracens in research project that could have bruising impact on contact sports

Jordan Watson was found dead in a cemetery (Cumbria Police/PA)

Teenager found guilty of murdering schoolboy love rival in cemetery

Almost four-fifths of GPs said the quality of care had worsened in the past 18 months

GPs turning to locum doctors amid staffing crisis, report reveals

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