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Alice Gross disappeared from her home in Ealing, west London, on August 28 2014

Alice Gross family 'stunned' foreign criminal suspect 'not monitored'

The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) announced changes to the test

Regulators urged to ensure nurses are competent after language test changes

Sir Cliff Richard applauds as he watches the action on Centre Court

Sir Cliff joins Centre Court crowd for opening day at Wimbledon

England and Iceland supporters in Place Massena in Nice

England and Iceland fans in tune ahead of Euro 2016 showdown

The FTSE 100 Index plunged below the 6,000 mark, slipping 2.6% to 5,982.2

George Osborne's efforts to ease Brexit concerns 'shattered' as markets plunge

Boris Johnson and Theresa May are considered to be among the frontrunners to be next Conservative leader

New prime minister and Tory leader in place by September 2

Sadiq Khan has called for police to be on guard against hate crimes in the wake of the Brexit vote

Police on hate crime alert over post-Brexit vote 'racist incidents'

Max Clifford denies indecently assaulting a 17-year-old girl in the 1980s

Max Clifford 'used his power' to 'humiliate' girl into sex act, court told

The FTSE 100 was off 76.7 points to 6061.7

Shares temporarily suspended amid major FTSE losses

A pilot prepares a new security drone at Eurotunnel in Calais, as the company continues to face problems with migrants attempting to enter the Eurotunnel site.

Brexit vote 'could generate additional migrant pressure', Eurotunnel boss warns

Elderly patients

Elderly patients being given medical treatment of no benefit, review finds

The new Top Gear series, helmed by Chris Evans, has seen its audience increase for the first time

New Top Gear line-up sees audience increase for first time

Foxtons is among the companies warning of future difficulties following the Brexit decision

Businesses warning of severe implications following Brexit vote

Latest politics news

Civil service 'Brexit unit' set up by David Cameron ahead of negotiations

Muirfield will hold a new ballot on female membership

Muirfield golf club to hold fresh ballot over female membership

Rubbish in front of the Pyramid Stage after the Glastonbury Festival

When the music's over at Glastonbury the great getaway begins

Samuel L Jackson accepts the lifetime achievement award at the BET Awards in Los Angeles (AP)

Samuel L Jackson tells US 'don't be tricked like London'

Stephen Kinnock has resigned as Parliamentary Private Secretary to Angela Eagle

Labour resignation letters in full

The Queen and Duke will tour the famous Giant's Causeway

Causeway and steam train ride among Queen's Northern Ireland engagements

Sterling slumped to its lowest level since 1985 on Friday after the result of the EU referendum

Sterling continues post-Brexit slide as markets open in Asia

Scientists developed a coating for plastic bottles letting soap products flow freely so every drop is used

Sticky problem of pouring out all the shampoo may be solved with new coating

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London on Sunday

Corbyn vows to fight for leadership after 11 senior Labour MPs quit his team

Prime Minister David Cameron addresses the Commons

UK strong enough to weather the storm, say Cameron and Osborne

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home in north London, after he promoted key allies as the revolt against his leadership of the Labour Party continued

Embattled Jeremy Corbyn looks to fend off revolt from Parliamentary Labour Party

A police corden at the scene of the rollercoaster crash near Strathclyde Park

Two children still in a serious condition after rollercoaster crash

The Government petition website of a petition calling for a new EU referendum when it passed the one million barrier - it now has more than 2.6 million signatures

Expert says there will not be new EU referendum despite 2.6m signing petition

Alex Fletcher has spoken of the birth of her son Hanson

Hollyoaks' Alex Fletcher hails baby as 'best birthday present' as she nears 40

Kimberley Walsh is expecting her second child

Kimberley Walsh 'over the moon' to be pregnant with second child

Boris Johnson said Brixit will bring not threats, but golden opportunities for the UK

Boris Johnson casts himself as One Nation Tory leadership candidate

Judy Murray said son Andy "has got a strong team around him"

Take one match at a time, Judy Murray advises son Andy ahead of Wimbledon

It took four weeks for spring to spread across the country this year, experts say

This year's slow spring harks back to Victorian era

Mangled wreckage at the amusement park in Motherwell, near Glasgow, after the Tsunami rollercoaster derailed.

Rollercoaster crash injures eight children and two adults

Police have appealed for information

Arrest made over attack in which man was stabbed more than 20 times

Melissa Reid and her father William before boarding their flight in Lima to return to the UK (AP)

Peru drugs mule Melissa Reid agreed trip as she 'wanted to boast about it'

Republic of Ireland fans look dejected in the stands during the round of 16 match at the Stade de Lyon

'Best fans in the world' heading home after hosts end Republic's Euro 2016 run

The pledge was visible on the Leave bus

Leave's vow to fund NHS with money saved from Brussels 'not a promise broken'

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has made clear her resolution for another independence referendum

Nicola Sturgeon: Scottish Parliament could block Brexit

Airport fire crews were dispatched to the aircraft, but no-one appeared to be injured, according to an eye-witness

American Airlines plane evacuated at Heathrow

Faye Valentine's son Luke Jenkins, 7, died in April 2012 and she told the Press Association that she was nervous about what the Bristol Review will say (Family handout/PA)

Families' fears ahead of publication of review into Bristol care

Met Police are investigating the vandalism.

'Racist' abuse scrawled on Polish cultural centre

Cumbria was hard hit by flooding in December

Flood-hit Cumbria residents living in fear of next 'rainy season'

Baroness Warsi said she would back Ruth Davidson as Tory leader if she was eligible to stand

'Divisive and xenophobic' campaign is spilling onto the streets - Baroness Warsi

The sinkhole on the A1 northbound in Gateshead (Northumbria Police/PA)

Part of A1 closed after huge sinkhole opens up

Melanie Hall disappeared in Bath in June 1996 (Avon and Somerset Police/PA Wire)

Man arrested over Melanie Hall murder released on bail

The Radiohead frontman shared the link on his Twitter account

Thom Yorke posts link to petition calling for second EU referendum

Tim Farron said voters backed Brexit in a 'howl of anger' at out-of-touch politicians

Lib Dems plan EU return platform for next election

The Juno probe is set to take a dangerously close look at Jupiter

'Lego passengers' on board as Juno probe gets dangerously close to Jupiter

David Bowie performing at Glastonbury in 2000 - this year's festival had a classical music tribute to him

It's Glastonbowie as festival's first classical music headliner pays tribute

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