ITV confirms plans for leaders’ debate

Prime Minister David Cameron will be the last to speak when the party leaders meet for their only head-to-head clash of the General Election.

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Jim Murphy’s pledge on foodbanks

Scottish Labour has unveiled a plan to end the need for foodbanks, as figures show more than 60 children a day are relying on food hand-outs.

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Scottish Tory leader says Scotland proves minority rule can work

The Conservatives should form a minority UK Government as it is “unlikely” they will win a majority in May, according to the party’s Scottish leader.

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‘No cover up’ over Hillsborough disaster

Two key failures by South Yorkshire Police which led to the Hillsborough disaster were "probably" in the mind of the force's second-in-command the ...

One Direction quash split rumours after Zayn Malik departure

One Direction have spoken out to quash rumours they are set to split up in the wake of Zayn Malik's departure.

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Meredith Kercher’s mother ‘shocked’ by Knox and Sollecito acquittals

The mother of murdered British student Meredith Kercher has said she is "surprised and very shocked" by an Italian court's decision to overturn the ...

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Police question 16 over Medomsley Dentention Centre abuse claims

Police investigating historic sexual and physical abuse at a detention centre say they have spoken to 16 former members of staff after more than ...

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British couple found shot dead in Spanish villa

An elderly British couple have been found shot dead on a sofa in their Spanish home.

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Royal Mail parcels scheme could mean end to ‘Sorry, you were out’ slips

Royal Mail is launching a new service to allow people to nominate neighbours to receive parcels if they are not at home.

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Katie Hopkins’ Rochdale tweets reported to police

Katie Hopkins has been reported to police over claims she may have incited racial hatred in Rochdale by suggesting Pakistani men in the area were sex ...