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NHS 'needs extra cash and overhaul'

The NHS in England needs extra money and drastic changes to the way services are organised if patient care is not to suffer, health bosses say.


A Royal Canadian Mounted Police Canada 'not intimidated' by attacks

Canada's leader says his country "will never be intimidated", after a gunman rampages through parliament before being shot dead.

Alvin Stardust on Top of the Pops in 1973Singer Alvin Stardust dies aged 72

Singer Alvin Stardust dies aged 72 after recently been diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer.

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