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Germanwings A320 Pilot ‘locked out of cockpit’

One of the two pilots of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps was locked out of the cockpit, according to reports. Early findings from the cockpit voice recorder suggest the pilot made desperate efforts to get back … read more »

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Alps A320 plane search operation resumes

A search and recovery operation has resumed in the southern French Alps after Tuesday’s crash of a Germanwings plane with 150 people on board. Officials warn the operation could last for days in a remote mountain ravine between Digne and … read more »

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AIRBUS A320 crashes in French Alps

A passenger plane flying between Barcelona and Dusseldorf has reportedly crashed in France. The Airbus A320, operated by Lufthansa’s Germanwings budget airline, came down in the southern French Alps, sources told AFP and Reuters news agencies. French President Francois Hollande … read more »

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Afzal Amin says claims in The Mail On Sunday, “grossly misrepresented”

A suspended Tory election candidate has hit back at claims he allegedly plotted to win votes by taking credit for stopping an English Defence League (EDL) protest. In a statement on his website, Afzal Amin said the claims, published in … read more »

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Anti-UKIP protesters chase Farage out of the Pub

Anti-UKIP protesters have invaded a pub where Nigel Farage was having a family lunch and chased him out. The party leader was apparently with his wife and two of his children at the Queen’s Head in Downe, Kent, where the … read more »

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Knight collapses in court after judge sets $25 million bail

Death Row Records co-founder Marion “Suge” Knight has been taken to hospital after collapsing in court in Los Angeles. It happened shortly after a judge ordered that his bail be set at $25 million (£16.7 million) in a murder case. … read more »

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Boko Haram kills women forced to marry them

Boko Haram militants in Nigeria have reportedly slaughtered dozens of women who had been forced to marry the Takfiri terrorists, before the start of a battle in the country’s northeast. The women were killed after the militants received word of … read more »

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26 killed, dozens injured in India train derailment

At least 26 people, including children, have been killed and dozens more injured after an express train derailed in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, authorities say. Media footage revealed that at least three carriages derailed during the train … read more »

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Solar eclipse: UK and Europe set to plunge into darkness

Millions of people could witness the best solar eclipse in years seen from the UK and northern Europe later. A path across the Earth’s surface will be plunged into darkness as the Moon covers up the Sun. The event’s geometry … read more »

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