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Intelligence services 'true heroes'
Jihadi John has been identified as Kuwait-born Mohammed Emwazi

Intelligence services 'true heroes'

Home Secretary Theresa May has rallied to the defence of the UK's security and intelligence services, calling them "true heroes", amid fresh questions over the handling of the Islamic State extremist known as "Jihadi John".

World news

Russia probes Nemtsov killing

Russia probes Nemtsov killing

Russia's top investigative body is looking into several possible motives for the killing of prominent opposition figure Boris Nemtsov, including an attempt to destabilise the state, Islamic extremism, the Ukraine conflict and his personal life.

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Happy return for Pardew

Happy return for Pardew

Alan Pardew returned to Upton Park and saw his Crystal Palace side put West Ham to the sword to increase the pressure on Sam Allardyce.

Business news

Dividend for shareholders at Lloyds

Dividend for shareholders at Lloyds

Lloyds Banking Group is to pay a dividend to its three million shareholders for the first time since it was rescued by the taxpayer in 2008.

Technology news

Samsung boasts Galaxy S6 smartphone

Samsung boasts Galaxy S6 smartphone

The next flagship smartphone from Samsung; the Galaxy S6 is set to be unveiled this weekend alongside a new curved version of the phone, and the firm's UK president has hinted at huge innovation from the Korean company.

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Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy dies

Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy dies

Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr Spock in the long-running science fiction series, has died at the age of 83.

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