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IS women 'may carry out UK attacks'
Some British women are fuelling violence by Islamic State, experts said

IS women 'may carry out UK attacks'

British women who have travelled to Iraq and Syria to create an "Islamic utopia" could return home to carry out attacks as the conflict drags on, experts have warned.

World news

Jordan 'ready for IS prisoner swap'

Jordan 'ready for IS prisoner swap'

Jordan has said it is ready to swap an Iraqi woman it is holding for a Jordanian pilot captured in December by extremists from the Islamic State group.

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Djokovic relishing Wawrinka rematch

Djokovic relishing Wawrinka rematch

Top seed Novak Djokovic is relishing the renewal of his intense Australian Open rivalry with defending champion Stan Wawrinka after both men enjoyed comfortable quarter-final wins in Melbourne on Wednesday.

Business news

Ikea report reveals flat profits

Ikea report reveals flat profits

Ikea has reported flat profits for last year despite a 3.7% rise in sales as it ploughed hundreds of millions of euros into employee loyalty and bonus schemes and invested in price cuts.

Technology news

Google: YouTube is overloaded

Google: YouTube is overloaded

Internet giant Google says its video-sharing website YouTube is so inundated that staff cannot filter all terror-related content, complicating the struggle to halt the publication of terrorist propaganda and hostage videos.

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Corrie stars at Kirkbride funeral

Corrie stars at Kirkbride funeral

Members of Anne Kirkbride's on-screen family are reported to have joined her real-life relatives at the Coronation Street actress's funeral.

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