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21 million savers affected by cut in Premium Bond prize and NS&I rates

Savers will be dealt another blow from Monday as NS&I snips some of its savings rates and slashes the Premium Bond prize pot.

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Kate and Gerry McCann vow to do 'whatever it takes' to find Madeleine

The parents of Madeleine McCann have vowed to do "whatever it takes for as long as it takes" to find her as they prepare to mark the tenth anniversary of her disappearance.

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Tories and Labour vow not to raise VAT if they win General Election

VAT looks set to stay at 20% or less until 2022 after the Conservatives and Labour promised not to increase the tax on goods and services if they win the General Election.

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Supermarkets should sell 'wonky veg' to help cut food waste

Supermarkets should sell "wonky veg" as part of their main fruit and vegetable lines to help cut food waste, MPs have urged.

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PM rejects calls for UK to settle EU 'divorce bill' before trade talks begin

Theresa May has brushed off calls for the UK to settle its Brexit bill before embarking on trade talks.

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David Cameron has battle on his hands for control of luxury shepherd's hut

Former prime minister David Cameron says he has a battle on his hands to try to turn a luxury cabin for his Cotswolds' garden into his writing den.

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MPs in call to boost research in regenerative medicine

Ministers should work with the NHS to boost research into new stem cell therapies and introduce a fast-track system for bringing them to patients, MPs have said.

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UK must improve 'lackadaisical' response to modern slavery, MPs say

Theresa May has been urged by MPs to step up Britain's response to modern slavery because victims face a "lackadaisical" response to their "unimaginable" suffering which can leave them destitute while their abusers go free.

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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to celebrate Princess Charlotte's second birthday

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will celebrate their daughter Princess Charlotte's second birthday on Tuesday.

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Family of brain-damaged serviceman seeks Russian treatment

A serviceman in his late 20s who suffered brain damage when assaulted might get specialist treatment at a clinic in Russia.

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Boris Johnson's sister accuses Brexiteers of selling 'faulty goods'

Boris Johnson's fellow Brexiteers have been accused of selling "faulty goods" over their broken promises on Europe by his now-Liberal Democrat sister.

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McCanns: We've seen the worst and best of human nature

Madeleine McCann's parents admit they have been shocked by hurtful online abuse - but prefer to focus on the kindness shown towards them by well-wishers over the past decade.

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May urges Scottish voters to reject SNP after Corbyn slams her 'simple slogans'

Theresa May has urged Scottish voters to stand up against SNP "separatists" and again pitched her "strong and stable leadership" after being accused by Jeremy Corbyn of relying on "simple slogans".

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Corbyn 'not rebranding himself' as he delivers his most personal campaign speech

Jeremy Corbyn has rejected the suggestion that he is attempting to rebrand himself as an ally quipped that it would be impossible to do that with someone who "has been doing the same thing for 35 years".

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Japan's premier will 'continue to trust British economy after Brexit'

Japan's prime minister has said he will "continue to trust" the UK's economy after Brexit has taken place, as he states that maintaining an open Europe is a matter of concern to the world.

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Jane Danson reveals how she struggled with Corrie fame and barely left house

Coronation Street star Jane Danson has said she struggled with fame so much after joining the soap that she barely left her house for a year.

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Heads warn test and exam results 'can be manipulated by politicians'

Headteachers have raised concerns that test and exam results can be manipulated by politicians to suit their own agenda.

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Final guidelines for EU's negotiating position on Brexit

A comparison between the draft EU negotiating guidelines and the final framework adopted at the European Council summit show only a small number of amendments.

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Louise Redknapp denies marriage is in trouble

Strictly Come Dancing star Louise Redknapp has denied that her marriage is in trouble.

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Secondary schools facing 'perfect storm' of pressures, headteachers warn

Secondary schools in England are facing a "perfect storm" of pressures that could have severe consequences for children, headteachers have warned.

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