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A UKIP member says he will challenge Douglas Carswell to be the party's parliamentary candidate for Clacton following the Conservative MP's defection.
Police launch investigation after a number of people apparently attempt to sell their votes in the referendum online.
Previously confidential files reveal concerns over Margaret Thatcher's commitment to the Anglo Irish Agreement, two weeks before it was signed.
A study of smokers in Australia suggests there is "no evidence" that the introduction of standardised cigarette packaging has changed the way people buy cigarettes.
Hospitals in England will be expected to provide a higher standard of food under new rules being introduced by the government.
The Scottish Parliament would get further powers "soon" if there is a "No" vote to independence, David Cameron has said.
A former children's services director in Rotherham must resign "immediately" from her education job in Australia, an abuse survivors' advocate says.
There has been a "significant" increase in net migration into the UK, which reached 243,000 in the 12 months to March, government statisticians say.
Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg says he wants to find new ways to stop UK militants who fight in Iraq and Syria returning to Britain.
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