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Experts examined more than 1,000 studies of excess weight and cancer risk

Experts link being overweight or obese to eight more types of cancer

A former adviser to Nigel Farage said the outgoing Ukip leader is not endorsing Donald Trump

Donald Trump is the candidate for change, Nigel Farage claims ahead of US speech

The first official immigration figures since the Brexit referendum are due to be published

44% of public 'don't think ministers can cut net migration to five figures'

Labour MP Keith Vaz said forums, message boards and social media platforms are 'the lifeblood of Daesh' and other terrorist groups for recruitment and financing

Google, Facebook and Twitter 'passing the buck' over terror threat, say MPs

Rescuers search through debris of collapsed houses in Pescara del Tronto (AP)

Queen sends message of condolence after devastating earthquake

Mia Ayliffe-Chung has died after being stabbed at a backpackers' hostel in Australia (Tommy Martin/PA)

Mother pays tribute to 'beloved daughter' stabbed to death at Australian hostel

Boys jump into the sea in Brighton, East Sussex

Five die in sea tragedy on hottest day of the year

Jools and Jamie Oliver leave the Portland Hospital in central London with the newest addition to the Oliver family

Jamie Oliver reveals name of new son in Instagram post

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Golden chance for punters as National Lottery celebrates Team GB glory

Shane Smith said this is the smartest, most educated, most savvy generation in history

Vice founder warns of fast and frightening media revolution

A total of 102 offenders faced tougher punishments

102 criminals given longer jail terms in 2015 after complaints

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at Bute Mills in Luton, where they toured the facilities of national charity Youthscape. (PA)

Duke of Cambridge recalls loss of mother during hospice visit

PSNI officers and Army technical officers search properties on Old Glenarm Road in Larne, Co Antrim

Royal Marine questioned in Northern Ireland terror probe 'linked to arms finds'

An artist's impression issued by the European Southern Observatory showing the planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri

Earth-like planet just four light years away may support life

The suspect was held in Brent, north London, on Wednesday by officers from Scotland Yard's Counter-Terrorism Command

Man held in London on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts

The Airlander 10 sits on the ground after crashing at Cardington airfield in Bedfordshire

World's largest aircraft Airlander 10 crashes during test flight

Dalian Atkinson, pictured during his playing days with Aston Villa, died after being Tasered

Taser death ex-footballer Dalian Atkinson 'was given CPR for 35 minutes'

Screengrab from the Twitter account of Tashka4 of activity on Camber Sands, near Rye, East Sussex

Three men die after being pulled from sea on hottest day of the year

Jalal Uddin, 71, suffered multiple injuries to his head and face during the attack in Rochdale

IS supporter accused of bludgeoning imam to death remains at large, jury told

Michael Coe was found guilty at Southwark Crown Court

Muslim convert faces jail after knocking boy unconscious for cuddling girl

Loans for house purchases slipped 5% to an 18-month low of 37,662 in July, figures show

Slump in mortgage approvals following Brexit vote

There were no reports of any injuries

Plane returns to Birmingham Airport after bird strike

Amy Tinkler has vowed to go at least one better at the Tokyo Games in 2020

Emotional return for bronze medal gymnast Amy Tinkler, 16

Rudy Bruynius, who died after being swept out to sea at Fistral Beach in Cornwall on Saturday, with his two-year-old daughter Mckayla Bruynius (Family Handout/PA)

Girl, two, dies in hospital after father killed in sea tragedy

Madeleine McCann disappeared during a family holiday in Portugal in 2007 (Family handout/PA)

Madeleine McCann police may seek more Government cash for 'outstanding work'

Figures show North Sea revenue fell from £1.8 billion in 2014/15 to £60 million

Oil revenues down 97% as Scotland's deficit increases to almost £15bn

Rita King was shot dead at De La Mer House in Essex (De La Mer House/PA)

OAP who killed wife in care home sentenced to six years in psychiatric hospital

Allegations were made about the private life of Lloyds Banking Group chief executive Antonio Horta-Osorio

Lloyds boss 'regrets reputation damage' after private life allegations

Courteney Cox has admitted that she regrets succumbing to the pressure to look young in Hollywood

Courteney Cox regrets succumbing to Hollywood pressure to look young

Sharon Horgan will deliver the talk alongside Frankie Boyle

Sharon Horgan and Frankie Boyle to deliver Alternative MacTaggart Interview

Paddy Power Betfair chief executive Breon Corcoran said the company 'has sustained good momentum through a period of considerable change'

Paddy Power Betfair sees half-yearly profits rise to £136.4m

WPP chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell

WPP growth strategy unaffected by Brexit as profits rise 15.8% to £690m

A post office is engulfed by rubble in Arcuata del Tronto, central Italy (AP)

British tourists feel Italy quake shocks

Margaret Thatcher lobbied hard with the Saudi royal family to win the contract

How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France

The new Great British Bake Off contestants

Church minister Lee Banfield is first to leave Great British Bake Off

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn walking past several empty unreserved seats (Virgin Trains/PA)

Jeremy Corbyn turns on Sir Richard Branson amid 'ram-packed' train controversy

Sir Cliff Richard said he is back to his best

I'm OK and back to my best, Sir Cliff tells fans

Detective Chief Superintendent Neil Malkin outside Hillsborough Stadium

Hillsborough disaster inquiry police seek 19 fans seen on CCTV footage

Laser pens can affect the vision of pilots

Aviation regulator calls for people found carrying laser pointers to be arrested

The ASI says the EU's catch quotas have resulted in 1.7 million tonnes of fish being thrown back into the sea each year

Brexit 'offers UK unique opportunity to reshape fishing industry'

Products should be labelled if they contain plastic microbeads, the committee said

Plastic microbeads in hygiene products should face outright ban by 2017, say MPs

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn walking past unoccupied seats in Coach F (Virgin Trains)

Train row: Virgin tycoon upset at Corbyn rail policy, says campaign boss

Commuters at Blackfriars station, London

Cost in calories to commuters revealed in new research

Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley in the picking warehouse at the firm's headquarters in Shirebrook, Derbyshire

Pressure growing for independent review into practices at Sports Direct

The Duke of Cambridge during a British Forces Germany (BFG) military parade, during a visit to Dusseldorf.

William: Brexit will not weaken friendship between UK and Germany

Ofsted chairman David Hoare has quit after being attacked for comments he made about the Isle of Wight

Ofsted chief resigns after Isle of Wight 'inbreeding' jibe

A small number of prisons have in-cell telephones

Prisons watchdog backs social media pilot scheme for inmates

The road leading to the entrance of the Otterburn Training Camp in Northumberland

Soldier dies during live-firing exercise

Jalal Uddin was beaten to death in a children's playground in Rochdale (Greater Manchester Police/PA)

Muslim leader 'murdered by IS supporters for practising Islamic healing'

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