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Number of European Arrest Warrants reaches record high

New figures show 1,660 people arrested under the controversial European Union measures last year, up 57 per cent on the figure four years earlier<p>The number of people arrested under a European Arrest Warrant in Britain has reached a record high, new figures have disclosed.<p>The Crown Prosecution …

Virgin Galactic spacecraft in deadly US crash

Virgin Galactic's <i>SpaceShipTwo</i> rocket, designed for suborbital commercial flights, has crashed in southern California.<p>The British company said on its Twitter account that the spacecraft experienced an "in-flight anomaly" during a test flight over the Mojave Desert on Friday.<p>During the test, the …

Britain warns travelling nationals of heightened security risk from IS

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Friday warned its citizens travelling overseas of a heightened risk of attacks against them from militants linked to Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, updating its official travel advice to reflect an increase in the general threat level.<p>Britain's Prime Minister David …

Fiona Woolf Quits As Head Of Inquiry Into Historic Child Sex

The head of the inquiry into historic child sex abuse is to step down after a barrage of criticism from victims. Fiona Woolf told the BBC that it has …

Malaysia Airlines' insurer begins payouts to MH370 families

Government says relatives have started to receive partial compensation payments though full amount will only be paid when 'the tragedy is over'<p>Malaysia Airlines' insurer has begun making payouts of $50,000 (£29,470) to families of passengers on the missing MH370 flight but full compensation will …

Passport Office announces emergency measures to deal with backlog

Emergency measures to tackle the backlog crisis at the Passport Office were announced by the home secretary on Thursday as another leak disclosed that applications being processed this week were first received 10 weeks ago.<p>Theresa May told the House of Commons that the fast-tracking fees for …