Webb telescope being aimed at asteroid targeted by Nasa Dart mission for collision

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The Welsh street where people, swearing, drinking and urinating is driving shoppers away

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Godalming: The beautiful rural Surrey town Londoners are moving to despite skyrocketing house prices

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British pound slumps to lowest level against dollar since 1971 after Kwasi Kwarteng’s mini-Budget

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Comedian and actor says she ‘doesn’t take this stuff lying down’ following debut on the BBC dance contest

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National strike ballot of tens of thousands of civil servants launched

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GSK poaches Burberry finance boss Julie Brown to create all-female top team at the pharmaceutical giant

Julie Brown has been hired as GSK's first ever female chief financial officer Iain Mackay will be retiring next year after serving as CFO for nearly four years

'Deep concern' over Butlin's first aid measures after toddler chocked to death on sausage: Coroner blasts lack of emergency training and life-saving equipment 'many months' after tragedy

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Big Lizzie in the Big Apple: HMS Queen Elizabeth drops anchor next to the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbour as Royal Navy's flagship arrives in US to host military conference

The 65,000-tonne aircraft carrier arrived in New York on Sunday evening on her second visit to the Big AppleThe £3.2bn warship is the biggest ever built for Britain with a flight deck the size of three football pitches HMS Queen Elizabeth's visit comes as Prime Minster Liz Truss announces plans to strengthen US-UK bondsThe carrier was scrambled at the last minute to take on the US visit after breakdown of HMS Prince of Wales Britain's defence procurement minister claims it was 'too early to tell' when Prince of Wales will be repaired 

Tricky 20-question English quiz will put your knowledge to the test - so, do YOU have what it takes to score full marks?

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Roger Federer praises Team World’s ‘amazing comeback’ and hints at Laver Cup return in Vancouver

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Home Office spends £90k on 3 months of social media adverts to ‘deter’ Channel migrants - but numbers rocket

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MPs dismiss claims inquiry into Boris Johnson is ‘unfair’ and ‘flawed’

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‘Improving lives’: Tim Cook on Apple’s pledge to help Black creatives in the UK

Exclusive: CEO tells The Independent his company has already gone ‘way beyond’ its initial commitment to support communities of colour

Obsessive ex-boyfriend repeatedly deposited cash into his former lover's bank account using 'scruffy little s**g' and 'tramp' as payment references after she ended three-month romance

Jack Roach repeately paid money into ex Rachel Thomas-Tear's bank accountRoach would leave abusive messages for the mum as the payment referenceThe 29-year-old admitted stalking at Warrington magistrates court He was issued a two-year restraining order and paid £100 compensation 

Nissan's Sunderland plant launches electric Juke and Qashqai production amid multimillion-pound investment

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Chelsea's unsuccessful triple Erling Haaland transfer mistake has already cost Todd Boehly £35m

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Liz Truss faces Cabinet revolt on plans to loosen immigration rules for foreign workers - including the need to speak English - to help flailing economy as ministers warn the overall number of arrivals must continue to fall

Suella Braverman and Jacob Rees-Mogg are believed to be unhappy at changes Truss plotting possible relaxing of rules governing the shortage occupations listThese are jobs where there is a particular lack of home-grown candidates  Cap of 30,000 - 40,000 people could be raised along with language criteria

Exhausted pensioners suffer 70 hours of TUI delays and two cancelled flights on Greek holiday

John and Ann Dawson in Crete A retired couple suffered 70 hours of delays after both their outbound and return flights on their Greek holiday were cancelled. John Dawson, 72, and his wife Ann, 65, went on holiday to ...

Welsh firms urged to switch to new customs system or face importing ban

The value of goods imported to Wales was £5.8bn in the first quarter of 2022 Welsh businesses are being warned that they could be banned from importing unless they urgently switch to a new Government computer system. Chambers Wales ...

China in grip of coup rumours as Xi Jinping house arrest reports grow and all eyes are on General Li Qiaoming

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Megan Thee Stallion launches website with mental health support for fans

The rapper has previously spoken out about the value of seeking support for her own mental health

Bread, salad and bananas among most-wasted foods, poll says

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Public services braced for huge cuts as Liz Truss abandons spending review

Budgets were set when prices were expected to rise by just 4 per cent – but inflation is now 10 per cent

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Romelu Lukaku 'rules out Chelsea return' just three months into Inter Milan stint as bosses of the Serie A giants 'plot loan extension' for £100m striker

Romelu Lukaku reportedly has no plans to return to Stamford Bridge next season Inter Milan chiefs are already eyeing up a loan extension for the Belgian striker Lukaku's return has been hampered by injury and has missed their last six games Premier League trio are tracking Inter's high-rated defender Alessandro Bastoni 

The Bachelor runner-up Bella Varelis reveals the results of her $12,800 nose job and eyelid lift surgery: 'I've been lying to you'

Bella Varelis has revealed her new nose after undergoing a nose job and eyelid lift to one eye. The Bachelor runner-up admitted she had been ‘lying’ to her fans for ten days and using old photos on social media to conceal ...

Liverpool's Trent Alexander-Arnold dropped by England after Gareth Southgate makes 'risks' claim

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What is diversification and why is it vital for investors? From reducing risk to improving long-term gains, here’s how it can pay off

It’s tempting to dream of that golden investment that could be a surefire winner, but when it comes long-term success it’s vital to diversify and spread your risk. That’s because while you might get lucky and find that an individual ...

Axed BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson reveals he was told 'don't mention "the wall" for free-kicks' in his football commentary in the days after Princess Diana's car crash death in 1997, which he calls a sign of 'very early woke'

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Retired couple suffer 70 hours of delays as TUI flights cancelled and luggage left behind at Manchester Airport

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Design plans for completely electric ‘flying ferry' unmasked

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As the rising cost of groceries hits a 14-year high of 13.1 per cent, households are desperately seeking ways to cut their bills. The hike of the Bank of England base rate to 2.25 per cent last week will pile ...

Anchor discovered during wind farm works off Suffolk coast could date from Roman times

The find was made in 2018 and experts said the anchor is more than two metres long, and it would be "hard to overstate its significance".

Shadow chancellor Rachel Reeves 'most optimistic' about Labour's future in 12.5 years as MP

Speaking to Sky News' Kay Burley, Rachel Reeves called Sir Keir Starmer a "brilliant man" and said that under his leadership, the party is finally "winning the battle of ideas". 

Smitten Chloe Sims puts on a cosy display with new Dutch 'playboy' boyfriend Morad Izemrane as the pair step out together in London

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