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Windrush migrants still sleeping rough one month after minister’s promise

People sleeping on benches or relatives’ sofas while waiting for Home Office meetings, the Guardian has found Vulnerable members of the Windrush generation are still living in destitution on the streets, despite government promises to sort out the crisis that ...

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Britain’s top diplomat honors Argentines killed in Falklands

Buenos Aires, May 21 : British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has honored Argentine soldiers who fought Britain in the Falkland Islands. Johnson is in Argentina for a Group of 20 meeting and he laid a wreath Sunday at the Monument ...

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Royal wedding 2018: Prince Harry and Meghan married at Windsor

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been declared husband and wife, following a ceremony at Windsor Castle.   The couple exchanged vows and rings before the Queen and 600 guests at St George’s Chapel.   Wearing a dress by British ...

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Boris Johnson: First visit by foreign secretary to Argentina for 25 years

Tensions between the UK and Argentina over the Falkland Islands have eased since 2015 Boris Johnson is to make the first visit by a British foreign secretary to Argentina for 25 years. Mr Johnson will seek to take advantage of ...

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Royal fans swarm trains to get to wedding

Windsor, May 19 : Royal watchers have swarmed the first trains from London to Windsor as they headed for the wedding of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle. At the station in Slough, the changing point for travelers from ...

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Harry, Meghan to become Duke, Duchess of Sussex

Windsor, May 19 : Queen Elizabeth II has conferred a dukedom on Prince Harry — making him the Duke of Sussex, Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. The new title will mean that when Harry marries American actress Meghan Markle ...

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Met chief says budget cuts have contributed to rise in violent crime

Cressida Dick calls for extra 500 officers by end of next year as number falls below 30,000 The Metropolitan police commissioner has said she is “sure” cuts to her force’s budget have contributed to a rise in violent crime, and ...

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Russian ex-spy Skripal discharged from hospital

LONDON, May 18, 2018 : Former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who was poisoned with a nerve agent in Britain, triggering a diplomatic crisis with Russia, has been discharged from hospital, the facility said Friday. “It is fantastic news that Sergei ...

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Home Office suspends immigration checks on UK bank accounts

Decision is second such U-turn following NHS data-sharing after problems highlighted by Windrush scandal The Home Office is to suspend controversial immigration checks on thousands of bank accounts in the wake of the Windrush scandal. The department is in the ...

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Theresa May pledges £400m to remove Grenfell-style cladding

PM says cost of safety work should not eat into social housing maintenance budgets The government will commit about £400m to cover the cost for councils and housing associations of replacing potentially dangerous cladding from high-rise blocks in the wake ...

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