1,000 protest against Nato summit

Banbury Cake: No to Nato protesters march in Newport, south Wales

3:45pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Around 1,000 protesters have marched through the streets of Newport ahead of next week's Nato summit.

Tax breaks 'may lift rent standard'

Banbury Cake: Landlords should be offered tax breaks to encourage them to improve the maintenance and management of their properties, according to a new report

12:01pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Extra tax breaks should be offered to landlords who sign up to a national scheme to raise standards in the private rented sector, housing experts have said.

Miliband in call over abuse inquiry

Banbury Cake: Ed Miliband said the Government must set up its child abuse inquiry as soon as possible

3:45pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Labour leader Ed Miliband has challenged the Government to set up its wide-ranging inquiry into child abuse as soon as possible following the "devastating" report into the Rotherham sexual exploitation scandal.

Body of MH17 victim identified

Banbury Cake: Newcastle United fan John Alder died on board flight MH17 which was shot down over the Ukraine

11:36am Saturday 30th August 2014

The body of a second football fan who was killed in the MH17 disaster has been identified, the Foreign Office said.

PM 'nervous' as referendum looms

Banbury Cake: Prime Minister David Cameron has admitted he is nervous about the Scottish independence referendum

5:41am Saturday 30th August 2014

David Cameron has admitted he is "nervous" about the referendum on Scottish independence as campaigning enters its final few weeks.

Putin 'in state of war with Europe'

Banbury Cake: David Cameron insisted there must be 'consequences' if an estimated 1,000 Russian troops are not withdrawn from eastern Ukraine (AP)

3:56am Saturday 30th August 2014

Vladimir Putin has been warned that he is "practically in a state of war with Europe" as EU leaders mull tougher sanctions over the Ukraine crisis.

Abused paralysed by 'shame culture'

Banbury Cake: A culture of shame often forces abuse victims to keep silent, an Asian businesswoman has said

6:01am Saturday 30th August 2014

A prominent Asian businesswoman has said a "shame culture" within families and communities means many sexual abuse victims often suffer in silence.

Murder probe after stabbing

Banbury Cake: Police have launched a murder probe after a man was fatally stabbed in Portobello Road in west London

11:36am Saturday 30th August 2014

A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man on one of London's most famous streets.

Four boys held in murder inquiry

Banbury Cake: Police are investigating after the death of a man in Spalding, Lincolnshire

11:36am Saturday 30th August 2014

Another four boys have been arrested after the death of a man who was airlifted to hospital with a serious head injury.

Towie star 'can't apologise enough'

Banbury Cake: The Only Way Is Essex's James Argent said he "can't apologise enough" after being reported missing

6:44am Saturday 30th August 2014

The Only Way Is Essex star James Argent said he "can't apologise enough" for the worry he caused after being reported missing.


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