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UK won't work with Assad - HammondPhilip Hammond

Britain will not work with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in the battle against Islamic State extremists, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says.


Doctor with stethoscopeDoctors may face 'tougher sanctions'

Failing doctors could be forced to apologise to patients under measures being considered by the medical regulator.

Car in the waterMan killed as car plunges into lake

A driver dies when his car plunges into the largest natural lake in south-west England.

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