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Neville Lawrence believes the inquiry should be heard in public

Father of Stephen Lawrence says undercover police probe must be open to public

Reclaim the Power says Wales "deserves a transition away from dirty coal"

Activists halt operations at UK's largest open-cast mine

RAF Eurofighter Typhoon

Scrambled RAF jets set off sonic booms in Yorkshire

Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala in New York (Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

Madonna bares almost all on New York Met Gala red carpet

Sadiq Khan gives a speech at the Royal Festival Hall in London

Labour leadership needs training over anti-Semitism, says Sadiq Khan

HSBC said it was a 'resilient' performance in difficult market conditions

HSBC underlying pre-tax profits fall 18% to £3.7 billion

People are living longer but the gap between the longest and shortest lifespans appears to be increasing

Rich-poor life expectancy gap rising again, research shows

Parents will lend their children £5 billion to help their children get on the property ladder, research shows

Bank of Mum and Dad propping up a quarter of 2016 mortgages

London will be hotter than Ibiza at the weekend, forecasters predict

Don't head for the Med, hot-foot it to 23C London, say forecasters

Banksy's Dismaland proved a box office hit

Banksy's Dismaland theme park gets South Bank Sky Arts Award nomination

Parents across England are keeping their children off school in protest over tests for six and seven-year-olds

Primary school pupils 'on strike' in protest over Sats

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn launches his party's new poster for the election campaign

Jeremy Corbyn rallies Labour ahead of polls as he vows to tackle inequality

Leicester City fans celebrate in Hogarths pub

Leicester fiesta as city pays homage to fantastic Foxes

The Prime Minister is to reveal tough laws to clamp down on extremists

PM sets out new powers to crack down on extremists

The latest breast cancer research could lead to more personalised care for patients, scientists said

'Highly individual' DNA analysis forms basis of new approach to breast cancer

Work and Pensions Secretary Stephen Crabb has been urged to 'reclaim' the Universal Credit benefit from the Treasury

Changes urged as benefit reform 'veers off track'

Commodities trading firm Liberty House said it will put in a formal bid to buy Tata Steel's UK assets

Liberty House confirms formal bid to buy Tata Steel's UK assets

HMRC has stepped up its investigations after several public figures were named as beneficiaries of tax avoidance measures

Tax avoidance investigations netted £494m for Treasury in 2015

Female giant pandas only ovulate once a year

Edinburgh Zoo giant panda artificially inseminated

The new approach examines the DNA of those afflicted with breast cancer

'Highly individual' DNA analysis forms basis of new approach to breast cancer

Police named the two men killed in a light aircraft crash

RAF station commander leads tributes to pilots killed in light aircraft crash

Sanjeev Gupta is the man behind Liberty House

Liberty House confirms formal bid to buy Tata Steel's UK assets

The 13-year-old was taken to hospital in a critical condition and died later

Pellet gun death teenager named by police

A form of ecstasy known as MasterCard because the pills are shaped like the logo (Greater Manchester Police/PA)

17-year-old girl dies after taking 'MasterCard' ecstasy pill

An RAF Eurofighter Typhoon

Sonic booms shake Yorkshire as RAF jets scrambled

The incident occurred at Smiths Lane in Goudhurst, Kent

Man shot dead by police 'on bail amid OAP murder investigation'

Fans celebrate in Hogarths pub in Leicester

Fantastic Mr Foxes: Leicester claim title as Chelsea end Tottenham hopes

Prince Harry poses for the ceremonial puck drop at the Mattamy Centre

Harry puts the 2017 Invictus Games on ice as he drops puck to start hockey game

Louise James who ran in the Belfast marathon in memory of her son and who lost five members of her family when their car plunged off a pier with Davitt Walsh (right). who jumped in and saved her baby (PA/Declan Roughan)

Buncrana Pier tragedy mother completes Belfast Marathon

David Coburn MEP is Ukip's only parliamentarian in Scotland

Ukip candidate warns party 'on brink of disintegration'

Dr Craig Wright, the man claiming to be the inventor of Bitcoin (handout picture/PA)

'Bitcoin inventor' reveals his identity

Gerry Adams said those criticising his tweets either did not understand them or were misrepresenting them

Gerry Adams apologises for using N-word in tweet

An audit of 9,000 dying patients found that one in five families were not informed of the plans

Do not resuscitate orders 'being imposed without consent of families'

Argos has recalled five products from upmarket brand Mamas & Papas

Argos recalls Mamas & Papas car seats over safety fears

Sir Philip Green and his wife Tina have been asked to give evidence to Commons committees

Sir Philip Green faces grilling by MPs over BHS dividend payments

Former Bond actor George Lazenby has backed Idris Elba to be the next person to play the secret agent

George Lazenby backs Idris Elba to be next James Bond

The chief inspector of prisons has warned over the impact of synthetic cannabis in jails

Warning over destabilising impact of synthetic cannabis abuse in prisons

Kit Harington plays Jon Snow in Game of Thrones

True fate of Game of Thrones favourite Jon Snow revealed

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said the UK is commited to targeting terrorism around the world

British troops arrive in Somalia to help tackle threat from militants

Maxine Peake is a strong supporter of Jeremy Corbyn

Livingstone's comments were not anti-Semitic, says actress Maxine Peake

Nangyalai Dawoodzai is understood to have worked for the British Army in Afghanistan for three years before he fled, fearing for his life

Government criticised following 'suicide' of war translator facing deportation

Travellers will experience mixed weather conditions as their Bank Holiday long weekend nears its end

Mixed weather picture for bank holiday travellers

Chris Evans has spoken about his Top Gear predecessor Jeremy Clarkson to GQ magazine

Jeremy Clarkson's firing for fracas after other incidents bizarre - Chris Evans

Citizens Advice warned that pregnant women and new mothers undergo increasing levels of unfair treatment at work

Rising unfair work treatment against pregnant women, warns Citizens Advice

Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has condemned anti-Semitism

Jeremy Corbyn aims for 'best result we can get' amid Labour anti-Semitism row

Princess Charlotte taken by the Duchess at Anmer Hall in Norfolk (HRH The Duchess of Cambridge/PA)

Princess Charlotte showered with birthday gifts from around the world

Lord Darling is backing the Remain campaign

'Jobs, low prices and financial security at risk' if UK backs Brexit

Business Secretary Sajid Javid is setting out proposals to make tipping fairer

Unions hail new plans to make sure workers receive tips in full

James Goodfellow is the inventor of personal identification number technology (Family handout/PA)

PIN man hails 'eureka moment' 50 years ago

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