Swexit? Swedish politician says his country will be next to ditch European Union

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Mourners gather for funeral of black victim of sword slaying

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Croydon asylum boy assault: Attackers are scum, says MP – BBC News

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Extremism in prisons to be tackled by specialist task force – BBC News

Last year, a government-ordered review found that Islamist extremism is a growing problem within jails. ‘Keep prisons safe’ It discovered evidence of offenders advocating support for Islamic State and “charismatic” prisoners acting as “self-styled emirs” to radicalise other prisoners. In response, the government announced plans to hold dangerous extremists in separate prison units. The new […]

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Sharp fall in prosecutions for death crash drivers – BBC News

The Department for Transport said: “Britain has some of the safest roads in the world and in 2015 we had the second lowest total of road fatalities on record. “We are determined to do more and we’ve recently announced tougher penalties for those caught using a mobile phone while driving. “We have also tightened the […]

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Windermere lakeside piano memorial concert held – BBC News

Image copyright Police Scotland/Family photograph Image caption Tim Newton and Rachel Slater were reported missing after failing to return from Ben Nevis The grand piano arrived by ferry and was carried on a special frame to Claife Heights, an elevated area above the lake. Image caption The grand piano was carried up a track by […]

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The enduring appeal of Adrian Mole, aged 50 – BBC News

Image caption Stephen Mangan played Mole in The Cappuccino Years Stephen Mangan played Mole in the 2001 TV adaption of Townsend’s The Cappuccino Years and worked closely with the writer on bringing him to life on screen. Now aged 48, he began reading the Secret Diary as a teenager. “Obviously when you read it as […]

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Would you risk jail for a cup of tea? – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tea chests in London in the 1950s – the nation’s love affair with the drink has endured In an age before income tax, tea duties accounted for 10% of government revenues, which was enough to pay for the Royal Navy, but as tariffs on it reached 119% it gave […]

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Bob Dylan receives Nobel Prize in literature in Sweden

(CNN)Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan finally received his Nobel Prize in literature Saturday at a private ceremony in Stockholm, according to a statement posted online by the head of the Swedish Academy. The presentation came five months after the academy announced Dylan was the winner and more than three months after the formal award ceremony, which Dylan […]

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Gonzaga hold off South Carolina to book place in first ever national title game

Gamecocks roar back in second half but fall short at the end, and Bulldogs will play the winner of Oregon-North Carolina on Monday Nigel Williams-Goss scored 23 points, Gonzagas big men combined for 27 and the Bulldogs used some last-second strategy for a 77-73 victory over South Carolina on Saturday in a matchup of first-time […]

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