Thursday 22 February 2018
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Police constable fights to end his suspension over Sean Rigg investigation

Thursday 22 February 2018

Andrew Birks, one of five officers investigated over the 2008 death of Sean Rigg in custody, claims his prolonged suspension is unlawful.A police constable facing gross misconduct proceedings following the death of a musician is fighting...

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Brothers aged two and six killed by ‘drunk’ hit-and-run driver in horror crash

Thursday 22 February 2018

A 53-year-old man and a 41-year-old woman have been arrested in connection with the incident.Two young brothers have been killed in a hit-and-run horror crash, police said....

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Haiti suspends Oxfam GB amid sexual misconduct probe

Thursday 22 February 2018

Oxfam officials have apologised for downplaying the significance of the misconduct.Oxfam Great Britain will be suspended in Haiti for two months pending an investigation into sexual m...

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Tory chairman downplays party’s chances in May local elections

Thursday 22 February 2018

Brandon Lewis said the May 3 polls would be ‘difficult’ for the party.The Conservatives’ chairman has downplayed his party’s chances in upcoming local electio...

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Unions in talks with ministers over BiFab future

Thursday 22 February 2018

GMB Scotland says everyone is doing everything in their power to secure workers’ futures.A union has moved to reassure workers at engineering firm BiFab that everything possible is being do...

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Charity boss quits amid claims of inappropriate behaviour

Thursday 22 February 2018

Justin Forsyth has stepped down as deputy executive director of Unicef in New York.A Unicef executive has quit after allegations were made of inappropriate behaviour while he worked f...

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