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Minute's silence held for Shoreham air crash victims
People look at floral tributes left on the Old Tollbridge near the A27 at Shoreham in West Sussex after last week's crash

Minute's silence held for Shoreham air crash victims

Hundreds of people in communities touched by the Shoreham air crash fell silent exactly one week on from the disaster which claimed at least 11 lives.

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Al-Jazeera criticises prison verdict for Egypt journalists

Al-Jazeera criticises prison verdict for...

An Egyptian court has sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison for broadcasting false news, the last twist in a long-running trial criticised by press freedom activists.

Sport news

Crystal Palace claim surprise win over Chelsea at Stamford Bridge

Crystal Palace claim surprise win over...

Jose Mourinho's 100th Premier League home match as Chelsea boss saw a second loss as Crystal Palace claimed their first win at Stamford Bridge in 33 years.

Technology news

Ashley Madison boss Noel Biderman resigns in wake of hacking scandal

Ashley Madison boss Noel Biderman resigns...

The boss of adultery website Ashley Madison has resigned from the firm in the wake of the hacking scandal, which saw the details of up to 37 million cheating spouses leaked.

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Twerking grandmother and Philippine girl group help kick off new X Factor series

Twerking grandmother and Philippine girl...

A girl group from the Philippines, a twerking grandmother and a dental receptionist who had skived off work are amongst the contestants who made the X Factor judges laugh and cry, as the show's new series kicks off tonight.


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