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Grooming gang preyed on teenagers
Abdulahi Aden, one of fourteen Somali men who have been convicted of running an inner city sex ring that involved the abuse, rape and prostitution of teenage British girls.

Grooming gang preyed on teenagers

Fourteen Somali men have been convicted of running an inner city sex ring that involved the abuse, rape and prostitution of teenage British girls, it can be reported for the first time.

World news

Briton dies in Kabul suicide blast

Briton dies in Kabul suicide blast

A British national was among five people killed in a suicide attack on an embassy vehicle in Kabul, Afghanistan's Interior Ministry said.

Sport news

Australia mourns Hughes "tragedy"

Australia mourns Hughes "tragedy"

The death of Phillip Hughes has been described as a "real-life tragedy" by Cricket Australia chief executive officer James Sutherland.

Business news

Poundland posts jump in profits

Poundland posts jump in profits

Poundland said its profits have jumped by a third as it continues to attract value-conscious-shoppers and adds new stores to its estate.

Technology news

Victorian lunacy registers online

Victorian lunacy registers online

Records of hundreds of thousands of people sent to Victorian lunatic asylums are being published online, ranging from a man who tried to assassinate Queen Victoria, to a woman who stole two blankets.

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Actress Linda Henry to stand trial

Actress Linda Henry to stand trial

EastEnders actress Linda Henry is to stand trial accused of racially aggravated harassment outside a Jamie Oliver restaurant.

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