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The Electoral Commission said its inquiry could take up to a month - pushing it past the one-year time limit

Watchdogs seek to raise time limit over Tory campaign spending probe

Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks during Prime Minister's Questions

David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn clash in Commons spat over anti-Semitism

Voters will have their first chance to deliver a verdict on Jeremy Corbyn since he took control last September

Public services 'devastated' by cuts face fresh squeeze claims Jeremy Corbyn

The Metropolitan Police said the man is accused of attempting to travel to Syria to join a proscribed organisation

Man arrested in Syria terror probe raid

RAF strikes have put Daesh on the back foot.

Britain poised to send extra troops to support Iraqi forces in fight against IS

Syrian refugee children outside an Oxfam facility in the Zaatari camp in Jordan

Government in talks with Save the Children about child refugees from Syria

Madeleine McCann disappeared during a family holiday in Portugal in May 2007

There will always be hope, say missing Madeleine McCann's parents nine years on

Connor Sparrowhawk, 18, drowned while in the care of Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust (JusticeforLB/PA)

Southern Health Trust probes 'vindictive cow' message to dead teenager's mother

Donald Trump was labelled 'divisive, stupid and wrong' by David Cameron

Cameron should apologise for calling Trump 'stupid and wrong', says US aide

Tony Blair believes the country would vote to stay in

Tony Blair: 'Rational' voters will heed Obama's Brexit warning

Dame Joan Collins and Susanna Reid suffered a wardrobe double-up, appearing on Good Morning Britain wearing the same dress (Joancollinsdbe/Twitter/PA)

Dress double-take for 'glamour twins' Susanna and Dame Joan

David and Pauline Williams

Police carry out excavations at home of paedophiles who knew Fred and Rose West

The new rules were subject to three separate challenges

New EU rules on tobacco products upheld following challenges

Shell's results beat analyst expectations despite a 58% plunge in profits

Shell profits plunge to £1.1bn as oil price woes continue

Spending on groceries on offer fell to a seven-year low as superstores took on discounters with permanent price cuts

Spending on discounters' groceries hits seven-year low as superstores cut prices

Next said the lacklustre figures could indicate a wider slowdown in consumer spending

Next warns on profits as cold weather hits clothing sales

Sainsbury's reported pre-tax profits of £548 million against losses of £72 million the previous year

Sainsbury's posts £548m bottom-line profit but remains under pressure

A twisted sign, felled concrete posts and a broken wall tell the story of violence outside a coking plant in Orgreave, South Yorkshire.

Police watchdog considers unredacted Orgreave report

Local councils are facing legal action at the High Court today over their decisions to impose boycotts on Israeli goods

Councils in court over boycott of Israeli goods

Companies are being urged to take more responsibility when their customers fall victim to scammers

Companies should not get 'off hook' when customers scammed

Charities have raised concerns over the use of bailiffs to chase people in council tax arrears

Concern over use of bailiffs to chase council tax debts

The Foreign Office has been criticised by MPs for relying on Saudi Arabia to investigate alleged human rights violations by its forces fighting in the Yemeni civil war.

MPs 'unconvinced' by Saudi role investigating alleged violations in Yemen

Shelter said the Government was being 'reckless' on the sale of council homes

Charity brands Government 'reckless' over council house sales

The Government has been urged to decide on where a new runway should be built

Government 'must make up its mind' on airport expansion

Prince Harry is playing for his Lesotho charity Sentebale

Harry saddles up for charity polo match in Florida

The Duchess of Cambridge's day of engagements includes a visit to the National Portrait Gallery

Duchess to view portraits of herself on day of engagements

The bitter dispute at Orgreave resulted in dozens of injuries on both sides

Police watchdog considers unredacted Orgreave report

A man has been charged with murder following the discovery of a body in a reservoir

Reservoir body: Man charged with murder

Police have appealed for witnesses

Two children in the back of Toyota 'stolen during police chase'

Home Office permanent secretary Mark Sedwill appearing in front of the Home Affairs Select Committee

'Only a fraction' of confiscation orders debt likely to be recovered

Sir Philip Green sold BHS for £1

Sir Philip Green agrees to Commons grilling over the collapse of BHS

England's 'fattest' and 'thinnest' regions have been revealed

Wirral 'fattest' English region in table of doctors noting patient obesity

The new contract for junior doctors could have a "damaging effect" on patient care and deepen the recruitment crisis in the NHS

Contract enforcement 'could deepen NHS recruitment crisis'

Boris Johnson and David Cameron join Zac Goldsmith on the campaign trail

David Cameron warns Londoners against electing a Labour mayor

Iain Stuart was among the helicopter crash victims

'Mechanical failure' caused Norway helicopter crash

Neville Lawrence has said he will boycott an inquiry into undercover policing if it is too covert

Victims could be denied voice at inquiry into secret police tactics, woman warns

Radiohead have returned to the internet with a new song and video

Radiohead return to the internet with new song and video

RAF strikes have put Daesh on the back foot

'25,000 Daesh fighters killed, 600 in last month,' Michael Fallon tells Cabinet

Matthew Daley is on trial at Lewes Crown Court, where he denies murdering Donald Lock

'NHS trust failed' man accused of motorist knife murder

Putting a major road past Stonehenge into a tunnel could benefit the World Heritage Site

Report backs road tunnel plan at Stonehenge

Pc Amar Tasaddiq Hussain outside Stafford Crown Court

Policeman warned he faces 'substantial' prison term over hoax 999 terror call

Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit Gala in New York (Charles Sykes/Invision/AP)

Madonna bares almost all on New York Met Gala red carpet

Britain's Eurovision contestants Joe and Jake

Eurovision Song Contest to make live breakthrough in US

Police found murder accused Brett Rogers laughing and covered in blood, Chelmsford Crown Court heard

Man accused of mother's murder found laughing and covered in blood, court told

The move will not lead to store closures or redundancies, the Co-operative Group said

Co-operative Group agrees to sell 36 ex-Somerfield stores

Beyonce is losing her grip on top spot

Drake enjoys views from the top as Beyonce's Lemonade goes flat

Nigel Farage is the leader of Ukip

Nigel Farage denies using UK taxpayers' money for security at Ukip events

The manufacturing sector is being hit by uncertainty caused by the vote on Britain's membership of the EU

Manufacturing contracts for first time since March 2013

Neville Lawrence believes the inquiry should be heard in public

Father of Stephen Lawrence says undercover police probe must be open to public

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