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Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond says Britain needs a "robust deal" for staying in the EU, which will only be decided when European heads of government meet on Thursday.
The Lib Dem peer and veteran human rights campaigner, Lord Avebury, has died at the age of 87.
The Scottish and UK governments are to meet in a bid to clear the "final hurdle" in talks over a fiscal framework for devolved powers.
The US has a "profound interest" in a strong UK staying in a strong European Union, says US Secretary of State John Kerry.
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear weapons system if it wants to play a significant role in the world, the US defence secretary tells the BBC.
Nottinghamshire Police is looking at evidence relating to accusations of overspending by the Conservative Party during the 2014 Newark by-election.
Britain's spies are not breaking the law when they secretly hack into computers and smart phones, a tribunal rules.
The chief executive of Royal Bank of Scotland tells BBC Newsnight he believes the UK financial sector would be better off inside the European Union.
David Cameron tells German leaders it is in Europe's interests for the UK to stay in a reformed EU, as he prepares for next week's crunch summit.
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