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Queen approves Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend Parliament

MPs won’t sit for five weeks in the run up to the Brexit deadline.

There’s been outrage among opposition MPs after the Prime Minister Boris Johnson says he will suspend parliament just before Britain is due to leave the EU. He insists the decision was not motivated by a desire to force through a no deal Brexit. Also: Italy looks set to form a new coalition government and a skull that’s more than 3 million years old shines a new light on human evolution.

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