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A double decker bus explodes in the heart of London but it all for the sake of cinematic art

Double decker bus explodes in heart of London - for new action film

Storm Imogen is expected to bring strong winds and huge waves to parts of coastal Britain

Storm Imogen to batter Britain with 80mph winds

The detail emerged following a hearing in the Family Division of the High Court

Port alert system 'compromised', police officer tells judge

Thousands of families face being forced out of council homes under Government plans to end subsidised rents for high-earners, according to new research

Many social housing tenants 'will be unable to afford market rents'

Police are investigating more alleged rapes linked to online dating

Stranger rape claims linked to dating websites soar sixfold

Andrew Marr interviews Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt (BBC/PA)

Jeremy Hunt: BMA's actions in contract row made doctors feel devalued

David Cameron pictured at the Supporting Syria And The Region conference

David Cameron asked to address plight of Syria's orphaned refugees

A South Korean TV news programme with file footage about North Korea's rocket launch (AP)

North Korea rocket launch shows threat to international security - Hammond

David Cameron faces a Tory grassroots revolt over the  European Union referendum

David Cameron faces grassroots backlash over EU referendum

Coldplay will make their Super Bowl debut

Super Bowl audience of 100 million for Beyonce, Coldplay and Bruno Mars

Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt will detail how the drive towards a "paperless" NHS will make services more convenient

£4.2 billion investment to bring the NHS into the digital age

The Duchess of Cambridge took over from the Duke of Edinburgh in December as Honorary Air Commandant of the Air Cadets

Duchess of Cambridge to mark Air Cadets' 75th anniversary

Sam Strike played Johnny Carter in EastEnders

EastEnders to recast role of 'mummy's boy' Johnny Carter

Beasts Of No Nation star Idris Elba is nominated in the best actor category

Oscars diversity row may provide drama at Evening Standard film awards

Scottish Finance Secretary John Swinney is locked in crunch talks with the UK Treasury

John Swinney to publish funding negotiation documents before Holyrood poll

Sarah Lancashire said she needed convincing to take part in Happy Valley

Working on Happy Valley 'emotionally brutal', says Sarah Lancashire

The Flying Scotsman leaves Tebay in Cumbria as it hauls the Winter Cumbrian Mountain Express

Rail enthusiasts' memories sought as Flying Scotsman returns

Police appealed to witnesses of the attack to contact them

Teenager charged with murder over stabbing of man in London park

The figures have fuelled fears about a crisis in the NHS

Surge in patients waiting for 12 hours in A&E fuels NHS crisis fears

David Cameron pictured on a visit to a prison

David Cameron orders review of treatment of pregnant women by prison system

Police are seeking two men

Police hunt raiders after man shot in leg through door by intruders

Johnny Carter was previously played by Sam Strike

EastEnders to recast role of 'mummy's boy' Johnny Carter

A girl aged 11 fought off a man who tried to take her to his van in Milton Keynes

Girl aged 11 hit and kicked attacker who tried to get her into van

A Garda cordon outside the Regency Hotel in Dublin after one man died and two others were injured following a shooting incident at the hotel

At least six men thought to be in gang that staged deadly boxing weigh-in attack

Social housing tenants will find it difficult to pay rents set at market levels, research suggests

Many social housing tenants 'will be unable to afford market rents'

Vanessa Redgrave speaks at a rally in London involving thousands of junior doctors and their supporters

Vanessa Redgrave hails NHS staff as she backs junior doctors in dispute

Jeremy Corbyn called for the party to unite and step up its campaigning effort

Jeremy Corbyn urges Labour to 'pull together' ahead of May polls

Police believe some of the boys were as young as 14

Police hunt group of boys after girl, 14, sexually assaulted at knifepoint

British helicopter pilot Roger Gower was helping to track ivory poachers when he was shot dead

Five arrested over killing of Brit pilot tracking elephant poachers in Tanzania

David Bowie left half his fortune to Iman

David Bowie's widow Iman posts 'love and gratitude' message as she ends silence

A 41-gun salute was fired by the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery in London's Green Park

Gun salute marks 64th anniversary of Queen's accession to the throne

Former England defender Stuart Pearce was to have come out of retirement for Longford AFC

Waterlogged pitch damper on football legend Stuart Pearce's comeback

Gardai policing a counter-protest against Pegida on O'Connell Street

Scuffles break out as anti-Islamisation group Pegida launches in Dublin

Tweets might not be displayed in time order any more

'Time out' for tweets in reverse chronology

Akhtar Javeed, 56, was shot dead during an attempted armed robbery at Direct Source 3 Ltd in the Digbeth area of Birmingham

Taxi driver sought in Birmingham company boss shooting probe

The baby clothes from Tesco

Tesco apology after customer spells out baby clothes howlers

Home Secretary Theresa May described the current police disciplinary system as "complex and difficult to navigate"

'Super complaints' system aimed at improving police standards

Parts of the West Country are on flood alert following heavy rainfall

West Country braced for flooding after heavy rainfall

Ellie Goulding claims David Cameron snubbed her after she asked to discuss women's issues with him

Ellie Goulding claims snub by David Cameron over women's issues talks

The scene in Benenden, Kent, following the death of supply teacher Caroline Andrews

Police wait to quiz injured man over mother-of-four's death

Under the new rules, 'taxpayers won't be made to foot the bill for political campaigning and political lobbying'

'Draconian' crackdown on charities lobbying ministers with taxpayers' money

Metropolitan Police Commissioner Bernard Hogan-Howe is to be questioned on how the force dealt with child abuse claims

Met chief faces quizzing on force's handling of high-profile child abuse claims

Reality star Ferne McCann confirmed she is taking a break from The Only Way Is Essex

Ferne McCann confirms she is taking rest from Towie

Former boxer Frank Bruno, who was crowned world heavyweight champion in 1995, has spoken of his desire to return to the ring

Boxing hero Frank Bruno's daughters 'determined to keep him out of the ring'

The pair are among 11 notable non-academics in the role

Watson and Cumberbatch handed Oxford University roles

Lord Lucas said better behaviour and results at state schools were attracting families who can afford private

Rich parents 'being lured to state schools from private sector'

David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are back for another six-episode series of The X-Files (Fox/PA)

X-Files revival 'like the old days', says creator Chris Carter

Eddie Jordan is expected to be named as one of the hosts of the new series within days

Former F1 boss Eddie Jordan 'revving up for Top Gear presenting role'

Freddie Wright and Jack Galsworthy in Antigua after becoming the youngest pair to row across an ocean

Atlantic Challenge Britons become youngest pair to row across ocean

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