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Wolverhampton shooting: Six-year-old injured after group of men open fire on a house

19/04/2019 • 18:09 Politics The Independent  

Child sustains injuries to back and hand, police …

The Guardian view on Lyra McKee’s murder: she should have been the future | Editorial

19/04/2019 • 17:30 Politics The Guardian  

The death of a young journalist at the hands of dissident republicans is a tragedy linked to the province’s ongoing political crisis The murder of the …

Only remainers could snatch defeat from the jaws of victory like this | Marina Hyde

19/04/2019 • 16:29 Politics The Guardian  

Going into the European elections, the serial splitting of the pro-EU vote has been a masterclass in political incompetence Having endured the past …

Climate rebels may sound naive. But they’re asking the right questions | Gaby Hinsliff

19/04/2019 • 16:27 Politics The Guardian  

Extinction Rebellion might be mocked for unrealistic demands. Politicians, however, would be fools to dismiss them Spring has sprung, and overnight …

London-born baby with British-resident parents denied UK status

19/04/2019 • 16:22 Politics The Independent  

'If I, who am lucky enough to have worked for the BBC and worked in parliament, am getting this level of aggression, what must many other immigrants …

Martin Rowson on Sajid Javid and Extinction Rebellion – cartoon

19/04/2019 • 16:18 Politics The Guardian  

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White graduates dominate elite firms due to 'two-tier recruitment system'

19/04/2019 • 15:44 Politics The Independent  

Academics found most senior roles go to privileged candidates from elite …

Lyra McKee: a letter to my 14-year-old self | Lyra McKee

19/04/2019 • 15:20 Politics The Guardian  

In 2014, aged 24, McKee wrote to her teenage self about being gay, her future in journalism, and being happy Kid, It’s going to be OK. Continue …

Man shot with crossbow while fixing satellite dish on his roof in Wales

19/04/2019 • 14:41 Politics The Independent  

'This is a highly unusual incident for this area,' says detective leading …

Aberdeen beach deaths: Two women killed in 'tragic' midnight swimming accident

19/04/2019 • 12:33 Politics The Independent  

Pair were rescued by RNLI and later died in …

Theresa May spotted in yellow vest working as marshal at Easter race

19/04/2019 • 10:50 Politics The Independent  

Smiling prime minister directs the runners in her constituency - and enjoys novel experience of people following her …

Government claims that rough sleeping rates are falling cannot be trusted, says UK statistics chief

19/04/2019 • 09:28 Politics The Independent  

Current statistics 'should not be used to draw firm conclusions' or support claims about success of government's emergency funding scheme to tackle …

Joseph Lee: Parents should not sleep with their infants, coroner says after death of newborn

19/04/2019 • 09:12 Politics The Independent  

The cause of death of the baby has yet to be …

Northern Ireland: What happened last night and was murdered journalist Lyra Mckee targeted because she was reporting on sectarian violence?

19/04/2019 • 08:50 Politics The Independent  

Police believe Lyra McKee was hit by a gunman targeting police …

London shooting: Teenager fighting for life after being shot in Wandsworth

19/04/2019 • 08:37 Politics The Independent  

A 16-year-old boy is fighting for his life after he was injured in a shooting in south-west …

Why does the EU need a €13bn defence fund? It should be waging peace

19/04/2019 • 07:00 Politics The Guardian  

The organisation known for pacifism has fallen prey to arms traders it hired to advise on military strategy It is often said that the European Union …

Newcastle can be the capital of a new, radical British politics | Aditya Chakrabortty

19/04/2019 • 05:00 Politics The Guardian  

In two weeks the north-east elects its first metro mayor. The likely winner could become the most powerful Corbynista in Britain In a meeting room …

Extinction Rebellion and Attenborough put climate in spotlight

19/04/2019 • 05:00 Politics The Guardian  

New bulletins are leading on global warming and the BBC is shedding some of its ‘balance’ With Extinction Rebellion making headlines and Sir David …

Councils accused of 'social cleansing' as fines issued for rough sleeping in breach of government guidelines

19/04/2019 • 04:45 Politics The Independent  

'These orders are illiberal, scary and a public …

Shots fired and petrol bombs thrown in Derry

18/04/2019 • 23:23 Politics The Independent  

Shots have been fired and petrol bombs thrown in the Creggan area of Derry, the Police Service of Northern Ireland …