Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn defeats Owen Smith

Jeremy Corbyn promises to “wipe the slate clean” and unite Labour after he is re-elected as leader, comfortably defeating his challenger Owen Smith.
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Syria conflict: Air strikes leave Aleppo 'without water'

Intensified attacks on the Syrian city of Aleppo have left nearly two million people without water and at risk of disease, the UN says.
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Becky Godden murder: Christopher Halliwell given whole-life sentence

A “calculating and devious” taxi driver is handed a whole-life sentence for murdering 20-year-old Becky Godden, who disappeared in 2003.
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Two men cleared over Scarlett Keeling Goa death

Two men are cleared of all charges over the death of teenager Scarlett Keeling on a beach in Goa in 2008.
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Eggheads panellist CJ de Mooi arrested over death

CJ de Mooi, a former panellist on the BBC quiz show Eggheads, is arrested on a European arrest warrant for an alleged killing, Scotland Yard said.
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Hungary's FM: 'There are no-go zones in Europe'

BBC Newsnight’s Evan Davis questions the Hungarian foreign minister about a controversial government leaflet which claims migrants have created no-go zones in Europe.
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Labour leadership contest: Voting ends

Owen Smith and Jeremy Corbyn make their final pitches for support as voting closes in Labour’s leadership contest.
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Syria conflict: Air strike kills four medical workers

Four employees of an international medical aid group have been killed in an air strike near Aleppo, a day after a separate attack on an aid convoy.
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Rio 2016: Queen hails 'magnificent' Paralympians on homecoming

The Queen praises Para GB’s performance at Rio 2016 – where British athletes won a record 147 medals – as the team arrives home.
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Smoking rates in England fall to lowest on record

Smoking rates in England fall to the lowest on record at 16.9%, says Public Health England, with experts saying e-cigarettes may be behind the decline.
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