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Lord Sewel quits Parliament after drugs and sex claims 'damage'
Lord Sewel resigned as Lords Deputy Speaker after The Sun on Sunday published video of him allegedly taking drugs with prostitutes

Lord Sewel quits Parliament after drugs and sex claims...

Lord Sewel has quit the House of Lords and apologised for the "pain and embarrassment" he has caused after footage emerged of him allegedly taking cocaine with two prostitutes.

World news

Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam sentenced to death over uprising killings

Gaddafi's son Saif al-Islam sentenced...

A court in the Libyan capital has sentenced a son of Muammar Gaddafi to death in absentia over killings during the country's 2011 uprising.

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Platini set to run for FIFA

Platini set to run for FIFA

Michel Platini is set to declare he will run for the FIFA presidency this week and an announcement could come as early as Wednesday.

Business news

Royal Mail 'broke competition law', says Ofcom

Royal Mail 'broke competition...

Royal Mail broke competition law when it tried to change the way it charged rivals such as Whistl for use of its network, according to provisional findings by regulator Ofcom.

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