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Boris Johnson has said that Tony Blair learned his oration techniques from Hitler

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Police say they have recovered a significant amount of explosives from republican dissidents

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Northern Ireland's Justice Minister David Ford said the munitions and explosives were "a threat to the community"

The Queen strips military 'hero' of bravery medal over fake battle reports

Major Robert Michael Armstrong was dismissed from service in 2012 after investigation found he exaggerated his military feats in Afghanistan

Ebola outbreak: Britain stages emergency drills as RFA Argus prepares to deploy to Sierra Leone

The eight-hour drill will take place in unknown locations across the country and will include an emergency Cobra meeting chaired by Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt

Radio host Paul Gambaccini will not face charges over alleged historic sex offences

Radio host Paul Gambaccini will face no charges in Yewtree investigation

The CPS said there was "insufficient evidence" to prosecute the broadcaster for alleged historic sex offences dating back to the 1980s

Ebola doctors wearing protective clothing in an emergency room.

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Ebola isn't under control and will almost certainly not become airborne

Ebola crisis: Cameron defends 'enhanced screening' for deadly virus at major UK airports

Prime Minister defends move that critics have called a 'complete waste of time'

Clacton-by-election reaction: 'Go home Clacton, you're drunk'

Twitter reacts to Ukip's landslide victory in Clacton-on-Sea

Students at UEA encouraged to urinate in the shower in water saving campaign

First 15 students will be given £10 if they support the campaign

Fathers 4 Justice and the mother of all hate campaigns?

An extraordinary hearing will shed light on a bitter dispute involving a Conservative MP and the self-appointed champions of parental rights

Ebola doctors wearing protective clothing in an emergency room.

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The Foreign Office is "urgently" investigating the reports

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Viz: The adult cartoon comic is launching a website, but will farting and fornication work for a digital audience?

Viz celebrates the subject matter of the school playground, yet the average age of its readership is 38

Earlier this year Britain’s only female Supreme Court judge called for more gender equality

UK is 'one of the worst countries in Europe' for number of female professional judges

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