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Twin who saved sister from croc punched beast on nose 'like Crocodile Dundee'
British backpacker Georgia Laurie has described the terrifying moment her sister Melissa was attacked by the giant reptile and pulled her underwater into death roll, on their trip to Mexico
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Aberdare stabbing reports as three men taken to hospital - two arrested, police say
THREE men have been taken to hospital following reports of a stabbing in South Wales.
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Football world unites around Christian Eriksen
The former Tottenham midfielder was resuscitated after collapsing in Denmark’s Euro 2020 match against Finland.
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Dame Angelina Jolie sparks rumours she’s ‘reunited’ with British ex-husband
The Oscar nominated star was spotted hanging out at her Transporting ex-husband star Jonny’s New York apartment on Friday night – 12 years after they divorced
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TALK OF THE TOWN: JK Rowling's eldest daughter Jessica, 29, is 'set to tie the knot'
TALK OF THE TOWN: I hear congratulations to J .K. Rowling are in order - her eldest daughter is set to tie the knot.
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TALK OF THE TOWN: Lottie Moss, 23, signs up to X-rated platform OnlyFans
TALK OF THE TOWN: Lottie Moss has doubled down after posting raunchy images to adult website Glow and now signed up with X-rated platform OnlyFans.
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TALK OF THE TOWN: Does Dame Arlene Phillips it all to a secret No 10 dance star?
TALK OF THE TOWN: He's known for his love of Abba's music - but who knew Henry Newman used to be a semi-professional ballroom dancer?
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What the papers say – June 13
Christian Eriksen’s health emergency at the Euros and the Brexit row at the G7 summit feature prominently on the Sunday front pages.
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US First Lady Jill Biden gives Boris Johnson's son Wilfred a book called Joey
America's First Lady Dr Biden, 70, handed the gift to Carrie Johnson, the one-year-old's mother, as they enjoyed a stroll on the beach at Carbis Bay, Cornwall, on Thursday.
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Lockdown delay could see measures last until SPRING, warns minister
MINISTERS are afraid coronavirus lockdown restrictions could last until spring next year if the measures aren't lifted soon.
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Ban ministers from lobbying for five years, Greensill review to propose
Lord Evans to call for tougher rules to stop former ministers using contacts and expertise for private gain Ministers could face a five-year ban from lobbying after leaving office and face fines if they break the rules.Lord Evans, chair of the committee on standards in public life, will propose the tougher measures following an emergency review carried out in the wake of the Greensill scandal. Continue reading...
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Sir David Attenborough to address world leaders as G7 summit draws to close
A row between Boris Johnson and the European Union over Brexit has threatened to overshadow the summit.
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Riot police are pelted with bottles at park close to London Eye
A vast crowd of officers wearing riot gear and clutching shields were seen making their way along South Bank - a stone's throw away from the London Eye.
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G7 leaders launch infrastructure plan for poorer countries to rival growing influence of China
Railways in Africa and wind farms in Asia to receive financing – as counter to Xi Jinping’s Belt and Road initiative
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"I locked up psychopath Colin Pitchfork - so I know why he must never be freed"
EXCLUSIVE: QC Brian Escott-Cox recalls Pitchfork was a 'psychopath, there’s no known cure for it' and was so manipulative he had police at his 'beck and call' - even sending them out to get fish and chips
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Fabrice Muamba says Christian Eriksen collapse ‘brought back emotions I never wanted to relive’
‘To watch it from that distance and not knowing what was going to happen - it’s scary’
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G7 climate decisions among ‘most important in human history,’ says David Attenborough
Environmentalist to deliver message to leaders at summit in Cornwall
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Stella McCartney says fashion industry is ‘unfashionable’ when it comes to sustainability
‘I don’t think anyone really knows that fashion is one of the most harmful industries,’ designer says
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Victims of Pulse nightclub massacre remembered 5 years later
The 49 people killed in a mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Florida have been honored in Orlando and around the world on the fifth anniversary of the attack
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Boris Johnson engages in tense standoff with Macron over EU chilled meat row 
Emmanuel Macron angered Boris Johnson during a tense standoff over the EU 'sausage wars' by suggesting that Northern Ireland was not part of the UK.
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Halfords on a roll as Britons ride out the pandemic on bikes and in cars
But faced with online rivals, the company is switching focus from sales to servicing, especially of electric carsHalfords, Britain’s biggest bicycle and motoring parts retailer, has been a beneficiary of lockdown as the country got on its bike and used its car to take domestic holidays.On Thursday the company expects to report a surge in pre-tax profits to between £90m to £100m for the year to April, beating analysts’ £70m estimates. Its profits were just under £56m last year and £59m in 2019. Continue reading...
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Online dating fraud up 40% during pandemic
Victims have been scammed out of £70m since the start of the pandemic
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Demon Throttle is a physical only Nintendo Switch game from Devolver Digital
Devolver Digital have hosted their annual E3 showcase and one of the most interesting is a game that will never be released digitally.
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Man allegedly fails drug test for new job after eating Tesco poppy seed bread
‘The possibility of false-positive opiate drug tests after poppy food ingestion exists,’ study says
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Vin Diesel confirms Fast and Furious franchise will finish after 11th film and the end is nigh
The news comes just as the ninth instalment of the franchise is set to be released.
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Sarah Vine: I had to learn to get dressed again
The older she got, the more the Mail on Sunday columnist felt she was losing her style mojo. She reveals how YOU's fashion editor Sophie Dearden helped her reboot her wardrobe
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Speedy spice: Sea bass with curry sauce 
This curry sauce is so light and fragrant that you can also serve it with chicken or lots of roasted vegetables.
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Speedy spice: Courgette moong dal with tomato tempering 
If you're after a comforting, delicious and healthy dish, this is ideal: soft dal studded with golden onion and courgette, finished with a stunning tadka of tomatoes and fresh coriander.
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Beauty: The secret to grown-up glamour
No, it isn't retiring your favourite bold red lipstick, it's aceing how you use it
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Liz Jones's Diary: The second date with Cambridge Man
And so, the Big Day dawns. It's been five weeks since we had lunch, and I've forgotten what he looks like. Our second date feels like a first. I've just been renovated, of course...
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Beauty Knowhow: Want to feel good in your own skin?
Well, it all starts with some top-to-toe bodycare
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Horoscopes: Don't dwell on it, Gemini
With restrictive Saturn energising disruptive Uranus across a particularly enlightening axis of your chart you'll be reminded of something you got wrong...
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Susannah Taylor:  The fit kit that won't cost the earth
It's thrilling to see activewear brands leading the eco-charge with environmentally friendly, sustainable and ethical clothing. This is my pick of stylish kit that will impact your health, not the planet
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The model who caused a sensation with YOU
When Jane Simmonds starred in our fashion pages recently, so many of you wanted to find out more about her. This is her story…
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Rosie Green: How I became a born-again kissaholic
I've learnt that if there's one really great thing that comes from having your heart broken and a marriage ending, it is kissing someone new. Kissing is a delightful thing; it's a legal high
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Speedy spice: Coriander peanut chutney 
I have a small bowl of this in the refrigerator at all times. You will be surprised how amazingly well it goes with absolutely anything you are eating.
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Speedy spice: Tamarind aubergine curry 
If you are an aubergine fan, then this dish is sure to become your next favourite thing. The fried aubergine picks up on the aniseed notes of the fennel and the sour kick from the tamarind.
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Speedy spice: Squid and mangetout curry
Living by the seaside and very close to a fishmonger makes it easy for me to get hold of the most beautiful squid.
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Totally out there
Our gardens are appreciated as never before, so while the weather's hot, why not transform your space into a stylish dining area or soothing sanctuary?
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OH YES YOU CAN WEAR WHAT YOU LOVE… AT ANY AGE
Forget the fashion 'rules' for over 50s - it's easy to make any trend look fabulous. Fashion director Shelly Vella and the world's most followed 40-plus influencers show you how. 
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The terrible price our daughter paid for being 'different'
After years in hospitals and therapy, Colette McCulloch was finally diagnosed with autism. But instead of getting help, it set in motion a chain of events that would lead to tragedy...
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Speedy spice: Tandoori masala roti
My grandparents used to have a tandoor outside their kitchen and when we went to stay there we had tandoori roti every day.
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Speedy spice: Yogurt chicken curry
I have shared many yogurt chicken recipes, but this is the easiest and one of the most delicious ways to cook chicken.
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Joanne Hegarty: How I earned my piece of Halston history
Sometimes in life, things align in the most mysterious ways. In my case, it was the terrific Netflix miniseries Halston...
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Elizabeth Day: Words can hurt. Fact
I've got a lot of sympathy for Naomi Osaka. Currently ranked as the world number two, she announced she wouldn't be taking part in any post-match media interviews at the French Open
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Food: Speedy spice 
Chetna Makan's fast-cook, flavour-packed recipes will have you rustling up stunning and delicious homemade Indian dishes in half an hour or less
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Milla Jovovich: 'Beauty is meaningless if you don't know who you are'
Her riveting looks have captivated the movie world for decades, but success has come at a cost. She opens up to Louise Gannon about humiliating sex scenes and overcoming drug problems
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Johnson set to approve plans to delay lifting of lockdown
Plans to end restrictions in England are expected to be put on hold until July following a surge in the Delta variant.
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