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School tables branded a 'nonsense'exam

Government school league tables are branded a "nonsense", after numerous changes to the way grades are recognised left more schools failing.

Snow at Manchester Airport Snow brings disruption to travellers

Snowstorms bring travel chaos to northern England, closing more than 300 schools, roads and airports.

A Russian Tu-95 Bear 'H' aircraftRussian jets 'disrupted UK aviation'

Russian military planes flew near UK airspace, causing "disruption to civil aviation" and prompting RAF jets to "escort" them, the Foreign Office says.

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