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Britons urged to get flu vaccine as critical cases rise above 2,000

20/02/2019 • 15:00 UK The Guardian  

Virus has killed 200 and left many more in intensive care units over winter period Flu has left more than 2,000 Britons needing life-or-death …

Donna Williamson murder: 'systemic failures on domestic violence support'

20/02/2019 • 14:49 UK The Guardian  

Jury finds killing unlawful as coroner calls for changes to system for most vulnerable victims A jury has returned a verdict of unlawful killing on a …

Brexit: Aviva to move £9bn worth of assets to Ireland as it prepares for no-deal outcome

20/02/2019 • 13:26 UK The Independent  

Britain's second largest insurer will move the money one minute before the UK leaves EU on 29 …

EU raids salmon farmers in Scotland in price-fixing inquiry

20/02/2019 • 13:22 UK The Guardian  

Anti-cartel investigation into Norwegian producers also sees raids in the Netherlands and other EU member states European commission investigators …

NHS England figures show soaring homeless patient numbers

20/02/2019 • 13:19 UK The Guardian  

NHS figures – believed to be underestimate – show admissions rose from 1,539 in 2008/9 to 10,259 in 2017/18 Thousands of homeless people in England …

Hong Kong to turn part of renowned Fanling golf course into homes amid housing crisis

20/02/2019 • 13:16 UK The Telegraph  

Fortnite Live company goes into liquidation as creators file lawsuit

20/02/2019 • 13:08 UK The Guardian  

Long waits for underwhelming attractions at Norwich event led to hundreds of refund demands The company behind the Fortnite Live event that was …

Who are the three Tory defectors?

20/02/2019 • 13:02 UK The Guardian  

Why are MPs Anna Soubry, Sarah Wollaston and Heidi Allen quitting the Conservatives? The former barrister and television presenter was a senior …

Super Snow moon: The biggest and brightest full moon of 2019, in pictures

20/02/2019 • 12:55 UK The Telegraph  

Punk band named after notorious UK child killer forced to cancel Newcastle gig

20/02/2019 • 12:35 UK The Telegraph  

Barclays fraud trial: ex-chairman 'not aware' of £280m Qatar deal

20/02/2019 • 12:29 UK The Guardian  

Marcus Agius tells court he had no knowledge of document detailing payment terms A former Barclays chairman says he was not aware of documents …

LGBT group cuts ties with Martina Navratilova after she claims transgender women have sporting advantage

20/02/2019 • 12:18 UK The Telegraph  

PMQs: Theresa May faces Jeremy Corbyn after three Tory MPs quit party – Politics Live

20/02/2019 • 12:11 UK The Guardian  

Rolling updates on the day’s political developments, including Tory defection, Labour MP Joan Ryan leaving Labour and PMQs Full story: Three Tory MPs …

Co Antrim murder inquiry launched after man found shot dead

20/02/2019 • 12:00 UK The Guardian  

Body of David Hugh Murphy discovered at his home in Glenwherry, north of Belfast Police in Northern Ireland are investigating the murder of a man who …

The Independent Group: Tories Anna Soubry, Sarah Wollaston and Heidi Allen quit party over Brexit to join ex-Labour MPs

20/02/2019 • 11:10 UK The Independent  

Three Conservative MPs have announced they are resigning from their party to join ex-Labour members in the new Independent Group in the House of …

Exclusive: Jihadi bride Shamima Begum's baby is British and could return to the UK, say lawyers

20/02/2019 • 10:58 UK The Telegraph  

Vue cinemas threaten Bafta boycott over Roma's awards success

20/02/2019 • 10:51 UK The Guardian  

Alfonso Cuarón’s film, which won the best film Bafta award, was ‘made for TV’ so shouldn’t have been nominated, says the cinema chain’s chief …

Jeremy Hunt asks Germany to lift ban on weapons sales to Saudi Arabia because of impact on arms dealers

20/02/2019 • 10:47 UK The Independent  

Germany halted sales after murder of journalist and in wake of evidence of war crimes being carried out in …

Drone no-fly zone to be widened at airports after Gatwick chaos

20/02/2019 • 10:41 UK The Guardian  

Police given powers to stop and search and use warrant to access drone electronic data Flying drones will be illegal within five kilometres (3.1 …

RAF Engineer becomes most senior woman to have ever served in Britain's armed forces

20/02/2019 • 10:14 UK The Telegraph