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CPS withdraws Ashya parents warrantAshya and Naghemeh

The parents of Ashya King are to face no further action and should now be reunited with their son, say prosecutors.


Ukrainian family at a refugee camp in Rostov region (August 2014)Million 'have fled Ukraine conflict'

The number of people who have fled the fighting in Ukraine has doubled in weeks, and the UN says more than a million have now been displaced.

David CromptonNew child abuse victims come forward

Twelve new victims have come forward since a report found at least 1,400 children were abused in Rotherham, South Yorkshire's chief constable tells MPs.

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  • RihannaCloud caution

    After celebrity leaks, what can you do to safeguard your photos?


  • Cesc FabregasFair price?

    Have some football clubs overpaid for their new players?


  • Woman and hairdryerBlow back

    Would banning high-power appliances actually save energy?


  • Rack of lambFavourite feast

    Is the UK unusually fond of lamb and potatoes?


  • Members of staff at James Stevenson Flags hold a Union Jack and Saltire flag UK minus Scotland

    Does the rest of the UK care if the Scots become independent?


  • Women doing ice bucket challengeChill factor

    How much has the Ice Bucket Challenge achieved?


  • Women in front of Windows XP posterUpgrade angst

    Readers share their experiences of replacing their operating system


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  • Panorama: Stolen Childhoods: The Grooming ScandalPanorama Watch

    Alison Holt investigates the grooming and sexual exploitation of children in Rotherham.


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