Nato members prepare to meet in Portugal for one of the most crucial summits of the alliance’s history – with Afghanistan topping the agenda.
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Tory sorry for ‘never had it so good’ remark
Conservative enterprise adviser Lord Young apologises for saying most Britons have “never had it so good” despite the “so called recession”.
Defence leaks ‘worrying’ says PM
David Cameron has said a series of government leaks about the recent defence review are “worrying”.
Fifa ‘corruption’ pair given bans
Fifa executive committee members Amos Adamu and Reynald Temarii are suspended over claims they asked for money in exchange for World Cup votes.
Policeman wins cell attack appeal
A Wiltshire policeman convicted of assaulting a woman in custody after being filmed on CCTV throwing her to the floor is cleared on appeal.
Royal wedding venue speculation
Speculation over the venue and date of Prince William’s wedding intensifies after Kate Middleton visited Westminster Abbey on Wednesday.
Passenger train slides for miles
A passenger train overshot its intended station in East Sussex by almost two-and-a-half miles, it emerges.
Planet found circling dying star
Astronomers claim to have discovered the first planet originating from outside our own galaxy, the Milky Way.
Anti-terror probe into explosion
Anti-terrorism police and bomb disposal units are called to a forest near Loch Lomond after an explosion.
Non-EU worker visas face 25% cut
The number of work visas issued to people from outside Europe should be cut by up to 25% next year, says the government’s migration advisory committee.