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Debate rages on new Heathrow runway
Opponents of Heathrow expansion say hundreds of thousands more people would suffer from noise and traffic congestion

Debate rages on new Heathrow runway

A fierce debate about airport capacity is raging after a long-awaited report recommended that a new runway should be built at Heathrow rather than Gatwick.

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Greek PM issues referendum pledge

Greek PM issues referendum pledge

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has vowed to push on with his plan for a referendum this Sunday on the recent proposals from the country's creditors.

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Watson anger at Twitter trolls

Watson anger at Twitter trolls

Heather Watson has branded online trolls "cowards" for levelling death threats against her on Twitter, ahead of a first-ever meeting with Serena Williams at Wimbledon.

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Average home has 18 smart devices

Average home has 18 smart devices

The average UK household now owns 18 smart devices such as mobile phones and tablets and spends more than £100 a year on downloads, according to a new survey.

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