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post 02 September 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Syria refugee crisis: Cameron resists calls for UK to take more asylum seekers

David Cameron has signalled he's not about to join any Europe-wide resettlement programme for refugees. He isn't about to risk inflaming domestic opinion by adding to Britain's population growth.

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Rebekah Brooks (Reuters)
Rebekah Brooks returns as Murdoch newspaper chief

Rebekah Brooks is appointed chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's News UK, a year after being cleared of phone hacking charges.

article 02 September 2015 UK
News
New free schools given go-ahead by government

Eighteen new free schools are announced by the government as it strives to meet a key election pledge to open 500 new premises.

article 02 September 2015 UK
News
Rise in number of zero-hours workers

The number of workers on zero-hours contracts increases by almost a fifth to 744,000, amid Labour claims that the government is allowing a culture of job insecurity to spread.

article 02 September 2015 UK
UK sexual health clinic apologises after email mishap
UK sexual health clinic apologises after email mistake

A leading sexual health clinic in London has apologised after an email mistake led to the disclosure of the names of about 780 patients who had attended HIV services.

article 02 September 2015 UK
News
'Refugees on train roofs' causes Eurostar disruption

Refugees climbing on top of trains at Calais on Tuesday night causes major travel disruption, leaving Eurostar passengers stranded.

post 01 September 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Labour leadership debate: a 'relaxed and confident' Jeremy Corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn takes steps that would massively solidify his position as leader and protect him against any coup attempts.

article 01 September 2015 UK, Turkey
Jake Hanrahan (Twitter)
British Vice News journalists charged with 'terror offences'

Two British journalists are charged with "working on behalf of a terrorist organisation" in Turkey.

article 01 September 2015 UK
News
Labour leadership hustings - watch live

Four Labour leadership candidates join Krishnan Guru-Murthy to debate key issues live in the Channel 4 News studio from 3.30pm.