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Motorcyclist Taken To Hospital After Ryde Collision

A motorcyclist was taken to hospital last night (Wednesday) following a collision in Ryde. Police and ambulance crews attended an incident between a motorcycle and a car on Great Preston Road in Ryde. The motorcyclist was...

Berlin attack suspect’s family: ‘He deserves every condemnation’

The brother of a Tunisian man being hunted over the Christmas market attack in Berlin has urged his sibling to hand himself in. Anis Amri's family, speaking from his hometown of Oueslatia, Tunisia, said they...

Extra 600,000 in line for superfast broadband under Government scheme

Around 600,000 extra homes and businesses are in line for superfast broadband services, it has been announced. Some £440m will be used to connect properties in the hardest-to-reach parts of the UK under the Broadband...

Sixty inmates involved in Swaleside prison incident

Unrest at Swaleside prison involving 60 inmates is now contained to one landing in its A wing, the Prison Service says. There is an ongoing disturbance at the jail on the Isle of Sheppey in...

Uber slams brakes on self-driving car in San Francisco

Uber Technologies has halted self-driving car tests just a week after their launch in California after regulators intervened. The company had been locked in a row with the California Department of Motor Vehicles since the...

Last convoy of Syrian rebels and civilians leaves Aleppo

The last convoy of rebel fighters and civilians has left eastern Aleppo as Syrian government forces announce they have fully retaken the city. Tens of thousands of people have been evacuated this month following a...

Donald Trump wants to expand US nuclear strength

President-elect Donald Trump wants the United States to "greatly strengthen and expand" its nuclear capability. In a tweet, he appeared to suggest he wants America to continue in its perceived role as the world's police...

World’s oldest bank moves closer to bail-out after €5bn cash call fails

The world's oldest bank has admitted its attempt to raise €5bn of fresh capital has failed - paving the way for a state bail-out. Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena now looks certain to have...

Friday’s national newspaper front pages

THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES :: The TimesThe Times reports that the Queen was disappointed that Theresa May did not share Brexit plans with her.:: Daily ExpressBritain faces violent Christmas storms with 90mph gales and torrential rain...

British-Iranian mum in prison gets ‘cruel’ choice over daughter

A British-Iranian mother jailed in Iran has been told she must choose between keeping her two-year-old daughter with her in prison or completely giving up her right to see her. Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was sentenced to five...

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