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Windrush scandal: Theresa May ‘genuinely sorry’ over deportation row

The Prime Minister hosted her counterparts from the Commonwealth inside Downing Street on Tuesday afternoon, during which she assured them that the Government was not seeking to "clamp down" on citizens from the region - many of whom have called Britain their home for decades

Ready Player One pushes Steven Spielberg past $10bn box office milestone

The latest blockbuster from the legendary filmmaker - adapted from the cult novel by Ernest Cline - has proved a hit with audiences across the globe, with takings of $474.8m (£333.1m) since it opened last month

Yulia Skripal turns down offer of assistance from Russian Embassy

In her first statement since being discharged from hospital following the nerve agent attack in Salisbury, issued by the Met Police on her behalf, the 33-year-old said she did "not wish to avail" herself to the services of the embassy - and warned that nobody speaks for her or her father Sergei

South Korean envoy ‘told Kim Jong Un to kick smoking habit’...

Mr Kim is a notoriously heavy smoker and his former spy chief was reportedly left frozen in terror when Chung Eui-yong, the director of the South Korean National Security Council, told him to consider quitting cigarettes during a conversation over dinner in Pyongyang last month

Passengers panic as runaway train carriages roll on for seven miles...

The country's railway ministry admitted a "ghastly" accident had been avoided following the "shocking" incident, which saw 22 train coaches carrying some 1,000 passengers become detached from the engine

Nerve agent attack: Hopes raised Skripals could assist police investigation

Police believe they first came into contact with the novichok agent at Mr Skripal's home, with the highest concentration found on his front door

Six teenagers stabbed across four boroughs on another night of violence...

Police were called to a spate of knife-related incidents across four boroughs on Thursday evening, with the number of stabbings in the capital having reached their highest rate since 2010/11

Aurora Station: First-ever luxury hotel in space announced

Announced during the Space 2.0 summit in San Jose, California, on Thursday, the ambitious Aurora Station project plans to allow six people - including two crew members - the opportunity to enjoy first-class accommodation above Earth as part of a 12-day odyssey among the stars

Donald Trump ‘had no knowledge’ of porn star Stormy Daniels’ hush...

He said: "You'll have to ask Michael Cohen. Michael is my attorney. You'll have to ask Michael."

Kim Jong Un ‘likely’ in Beijing after train visited from North...

The train was met with tight security when it rolled into the Chinese capital, and a convoy of 20 cars was seen leaving the city's Diaoyutai State Guest House, where senior foreign leaders often stay during visits