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Wilshaw to lead Trojan Horse probe
Chief Inspector of Schools Sir Michael Wilshaw will take a lead role

Wilshaw to lead Trojan Horse probe

The head of Ofsted is to take a "personal lead" in the watchdog's investigation into allegations of a hardline Muslim takeover plot at a number of Birmingham schools, it has been announced.

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South Korea ferry death toll rises

South Korea ferry death toll rises

The official death toll in the South Korean ferry sinking has soared to 58 after divers finally succeeded in entering the vessel.

Sport news

Reds take inspiration from Aspinall

Reds take inspiration from Aspinall

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers revealed they had used the words of Margaret Aspinall, chair of the Hillsborough Family Support Group, as inspiration to go and beat beat relegation-battlers Norwich 3-2 at Carrow Road and move five points clear at the top of the Barclays Premier League.

Business news

Crackdown on 'dodgy directors'

Crackdown on 'dodgy directors'

The Government is set to bring forward proposals aiming to implement more restrictions and punishments for s o-called "dodgy directors".

Technology news

Church goes online to recruit young

Church goes online to recruit young

Young people have been challenged to become ministers in the Church of Scotland's first social media Easter recruitment drive.

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Neeson picketed by animal activists

Neeson picketed by animal activists

Animal rights activists protesting outside Liam Neeson's home say they do not agree with him that New York's carriage horses should keep working.

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