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The new law means anyone caught smoking in a private vehicle with someone under 18 present will be fined £100

Ban on smoking in cars with children present to come into force

Asad Shah was killed in his shop in the Shawlands area of Glasgow (family handout/PA Wire)

Nicola Sturgeon to visit mosque of murdered shopkeeper in push for peace

File photo dated 04/04/16 of Anna Soubry, the MP for Broxtowe in Nottinghamshire. A man has been arrested following a police investigation into a Tweet that called for someone to "Jo Cox" the MP.

Man arrested after police probe Twitter post 'urging people to Jo Cox an MP'

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Attorney General Dominic Grieve is among a group of Conservatives warning Theresa May that she risks losing the next general election if she alienates moderate Conservative voters by pushing through a "hard Brexit".

'Ukip-lite' Tories will lose the next election, moderates warn

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The NHS is England lost a court ruling

NHS England launches trial of PrEP HIV treatment after court ruling

FILE - In this July 24, 2016, file photo, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho speaks to the media before the team's training session at the Olympic Sports Center Stadium in Beijing. A group of European media outlets on Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, published

Call for probe into Jose Mourinho 'offshore tax haven'

File photo dated 15/08/16 of a corner flag at Stamford Bridge, the home of Chelsea FC, as former Chelsea player Gary Johnson said he was paid £50,000 by the club not to go public with allegations that he was sexually abused by its former chief scout

Football abuse probe: Chelsea apologises to ex-striker Gary Johnson

File photo dated 14/11/16 of Prime Minister Theresa May, who has reportedly ordered tightening of security in Whitehall to prevent leaks.

Theresa May warns Whitehall moles - and the memo is leaked

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Dangerous drivers who kill could face life in prison

Killer drivers could face life sentences under Government crackdown

The new £5 notes which contain tallow

Vegetarian cafe owner who refuses 'animal fat' £5 notes shocked at hate backlash

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Mist and fog surround a canal boat at Godstow Lock in Oxfordshire.

Warning over freezing conditions as winter bites

An anti-homelessness charity said that higher alcohol content drinks were doing more money than heroin and crack cocaine combined.

Minimum alcohol pricing 'could improve nation's health'

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Allegations were made against the late Edward Heath

Sir Edward Heath probe 'not a fishing trip or witch-hunt', police chief says

Post Office workers are to stage a fresh strike in a dispute over final salary pensions.

Unions clash with management over impact of Post Office strike

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Chris Grayling is reportedly preparing to tell publicly-owned Network Rail that he wants it to share responsibility for running the tracks with private operating companies

Network Rail 'to lose control of track maintenance'

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Anna Soubry, the MP for Broxtowe in Nottinghamshire

Man arrested after police probe Twitter post 'urging people to Jo Cox an MP'

Attorney General Jeremy Wright is leading the appeal against the High Court's Brexit ruling

Judges made Brexit result 'almost a footnote' - Attorney General

Jeremy Corbyn said that if the Supreme Court's decision meant the Government was required to bring forward legislation, Labour would seek to amend it

Tories accuse Labour over Article 50 debate amendment plan

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In a statement, Chelsea said Gary Johnson had "suffered unacceptably"

Football abuse probe: Chelsea apologises to ex-striker Gary Johnson

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The legacy is to be used specifically for the elderly in the village

Nazi PoW leaves £400,000 to 'kind' Scottish village

Jeremy Corbyn will warn that unless progressives break with a "failed economic and political establishment" the far right will fill the gap.

Corbyn calls on socialists to unite against right-wing populism sweeping Europe

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Car thieves are using radio jammers to interrupt signals sent by a remote key

Drivers warned about thieves using key lock jammers at M-way services

Lauren Smith, 23 and partner Graham Lucas, 27, from Peterborough, with surviving twin daughter Ava (Sick Children's Trust/PA)

Premature twin girls' parents prepare for bittersweet Christmas

Delay Repay should be rolled out as soon as possible, MP Louise Ellman urged the Department for Transport

Payout scheme for rail travel delay should be rolled out across Britain, says MP

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Larry Lamb separated from Vanessa's mother in 1969 and he has not seen his daughter for more than 40 years

Larry Lamb: I'd love to meet estranged daughter and granddaughter

Martin Roberts has left the jungle.

Martin Roberts and Wayne Bridge latest to leave I'm A Celebrity jungle

Firefighters from Glasgow Airport helped take the Dutch pilot off the plane.

Pilot suffered heart attack as he taxied to runway at Glasgow Airport

The swan seeking refuge in a shopping precinct (RSPCA/PA)

RSPCA to rescue for swan struggling in freezing conditions

An official collects Prince Harry's royal standard which flew off his official chauffeur-driven car and blew down the road soon after he arrived in Guyana

Royal officials in a flap as Harry's car suffers flag malfunction in Guyana

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Duran Duran members Nick Rhodes, Simon Le Bon and Roger Taylor have lost their court battle

Duran Duran 'outraged' after losing High Court battle over US song rights

Allegations were made about Sir Edward Heath

Sir Edward Heath probe 'not a fishing trip or witch-hunt', police chief says

Mist and fog surround a canal boat at Godstow Lock in Oxfordshire

Warning over freezing conditions as winter bites

Europol headquarters in The Hague

IS ready to launch attacks in Europe, Europol warns

Anne Reay will have been out of her house for 15 months by the time she is back in next March

Residents still reeling from Storm Desmond effects, one year on

Chelsea has appointed an external law firm to carry out a formal investigation into Eddie Heath

Southampton FC contacts police over historical child abuse probe

Rail fares will go up by an average of more than two per cent next year

Passengers 'priced off railways' by 2.3% rise in fares, campaigners warn

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson delivers a speech at Chatham House, London

Boris Johnson: UK will not block closer EU defence co-operation after Brexit

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Patrick Adams admitted shooting a man, claiming it was in self-defence (Metropolitan Police/PA)

Patrick 'Patsy' Adams jailed for shooting 'grass'

Mees was sentenced at Southampton Crown Court

Lorry driver jailed over motorway crash which killed two men

Care homes for the elderly are being investigated over concerns of potential shock bills and 'hidden' charges

Care homes probe due to concerns over shock bills and 'hidden charges'

Newly-elected Liberal Democrat MP Sarah Olney with party leader Tim Farron on Richmond Green

Lib Dems' by-election win 'the beginning of something special', Tim Farron says

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Phil Collins recently announced a comeback tour

Ex-wife of Phil Collins takes legal action over singer's autobiography

An anti-homelessness charity said that higher alcohol content drinks were doing more money than heroin and crack cocaine combined

Minimum alcohol pricing 'could improve nation's health'

MP Anna Soubry

Police probe over Twitter post 'urging people to Jo Cox an MP'

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Andrew Sachs arriving for the 2009 British Soap Awards

Cleese leads tributes to Fawlty Towers actor Andrew Sachs

Scotland has taken in the most refugees regionally

UK takes in 4,000 refugees in first year of expanded Syrian scheme

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Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has congratulated Gen James Mattis

Fallon hails 'Mad Dog' Mattis as new US defence secretary

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The bus on fire in Kingston, south west London (Hannah Page/PA)

Bus bursts into flames in London street

Sheridan Smith was due to perform at the Royal Variety Performance

Sheridan Smith pulls out of Royal Variety Performance after father's death

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