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Strip searches of children: Met police refers eight more cases to police watchdog

The Metropolitan Police has made eight more voluntary referrals to the Independent Office for Police Conduct involving strip searches of children. The referrals come as...

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The inability to stand on one leg for 10 seconds in middle-aged and older people is related to a higher risk of mortality and...

Will Priti Patel succeed Oliver Dowden as Conservatives chair after crushing by-election defeats?

  Priti Patel may be moved “sideways” from Home Office to being Conservatives Party chief to replace Oliver Dowden whose resignation has taken the Tories...

UK’s Khushi Patel wins Miss India Worldwide 2022

  Khushi Patel, a biomedical student from the United Kingdom, has been declared the winner of the Miss India Worldwide 2022, the longest-running Indian pageant...

Winchester Youth MP Dev Sharma wins UK Parliament award for taking on junk-food advertising

  WINCHESTER’S Youth member of Parliament (MP) Dev Sharma has been named volunteer of the year in the ‘Your UK Parliament Awards 2022’. Sharma, a sixth-form...

Baroness Scotland reelected Commonwealth secretary-general despite Boris Jonshon’s support to rival

  Baroness Scotland of Asthal has won a second term as the secretary-general of the Commonwealth despite British prime minister Boris Johnson’s support for her...

Postman’s life ‘turned upside down’ after massive bank error put his account £1m in...

  A Royal Mail postman was shocked when he was told his bank account went £1 million overdrawn, according to a report. Azhar Bhutta, 38, from...

Amnesty International UK is viewed as ‘white saviour’, ‘colonialist’, ‘middle class’ and ‘privileged’, report...

  An independent inquiry has found that Amnesty International UK (AIUK) is “institutionally racist” and recommended a significant improvement in the work culture of the...

Decoded: Is Dominic Raab’s Bill of Rights an attack on Human rights?

  THE UK government introduced legislation allowing it to override rulings by the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), after a judge in Strasbourg blocked...

Health & social care secretary Sajid Javid urges men to talk about mental health...

  UK HEALTH and social care secretary Sajid Javid on Friday (24) set out actions being taken to prevent suicides and urged men to talk...