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A six-year-old French boy who was thrown from a 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery in central London is in a critical but stable condition in hospital, police said on Monday. The boy was reportedly thrown from the viewing platform on Sunday afternoon and was found on a fifth floor roof, […]

Foreign secretary Dominic Raab will travel to Canada, the United States and Mexico this week to seek to boost ties with non-European countries ahead of Brexit, his office said. Raab was appointed last month by new Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who has promised to take Britain out of the European Union by the end of […]

Supermarket chain Tesco is cutting about 4,500 jobs from its Metro stores They say this is to improve the efficiency of a format that is increasingly used by customers daily rather than for a traditional weekly shop. Tesco, both the biggest retailer and largest private sector employer in Britain, is restructuring operations in response to […]

Australia spinner Nathan Lyon made light work of England’s batting line-up as the hosts were bowled out for 146 in their second innings This gave Australia a 1-0 lead in the series. Chasing the second highest successful run chase in Ashes history (398), England first innings centurion Rory Burns fell first in the second over […]

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday called on lawmakers to pass strong gun background checks after two mass shootings over the weekend killed 29 people and sought to blame the nation’s rising violence and divisions on the media. Trump, who is scheduled to deliver public remarks later on Monday following the attacks, appeared to dismiss […]

Manchester United have signed Leicester City’s England centre back Harry Maguire on a six-year contract, the Manchester club announced on Monday. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed but it was reported the transfer fee was in the region of 80 million pounds, making Maguire the most expensive defender in the world. The fee […]

The Belfast shipyard that built the Titanic, Harland and Wolff, will on Monday be placed into administration, a form of bankruptcy protection, a spokesman said. The yard, whose huge yellow cranes tower over central Belfast, remains one of the most potent symbols of the city’s past as an industrial engine of the British Empire. It […]

The Labour Party have called for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to investigate Chancellor Sajid Javid’s role in financial misconduct during his previous career as a banker before entering politics. Labour’s John McDonnell said he had written to Johnson to reconsider Javid’s fitness for the job and should look into three areas of concern relating to […]

Scottish voters would back independence and they want another referendum in the next two years, a poll published on Monday showed, indicating that the United Kingdom could be wrenched apart shortly after it leaves the European Union. Asked how they would vote in an independence referendum, 46% of the 1,019 surveyed Scottish voters said they […]

The arrest was made after reports of a child being thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern  A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after reports that a young boy had been thrown from a 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery in central London. The Metropolitan police said […]