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New anti-terror measures revealed
Theresa May says new rules will ban insurance companies from covering terrorist ransoms

New anti-terror measures revealed

A sweeping package of counter-terror measures has been unveiled by the Government as it moves to bolster the UK's defences amid warnings of a growing extremist threat that is set to last for several years.

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'Hundreds' evicted near Congo mine

'Hundreds' evicted near Congo mine

A Belgian company has destroyed hundreds of homes near a mine in the south-east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and lied about it for years with the help of a government cover-up, Amnesty International has claimed.

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Giroud to miss European matches

Giroud to miss European matches

Olivier Giroud will miss both of Arsenal's remaining Champions League group matches after the club made the mistake of not including the striker on their original squad list.

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Merger proposal boosts Friends Life

Merger proposal boosts Friends Life

Shares in Friends Life surged today after plans for a mega-merger valuing the insurance and pensions provider at more than £5.5 billion were disclosed.

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