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Three men die after car and lorry crash in Cardiff

[ad_1] Image caption Southern Way in eastern Cardiff is expected to remain closed for most of Sunday morning. Three men have died after the car they were travelling in collided with a lorry in Cardiff.South Wales Police said the incident happened southbound on Southern Way in the Llanedeyrn area of the city at about 04:00 BST on Sunday.The Welsh Ambulance Service said it had taken one of the men to
Politics

Voters able to sign Paisley petition in three locations

[ad_1] Image copyright Pacemaker Three locations are to be opened for people wishing to sign a petition that could force a by-election in North Antrim.In July MPs voted to suspend the DUP MP Ian Paisley for 30 sitting days following his failure to declare two family holidays paid for by the Sri Lankan government. An election is triggered if 10% of constituents sign the petition. The Electoral Office published details
US & World

Russia shocked by mysterious murder of three journalists in CAR

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Russians have been paying tribute to the three dead journalists (from left) Alexander Rastorguyev, Kirill Radchenko and Orkhan Dzhemal The three men had been on assignment, investigating reports of Russian mercenaries fighting in Central African Republic, when their vehicle came under attack and they were shot dead.News of the ambush has led to tributes to the trio, but many questions remain about the
Education

Three children suffer burns after camping kettle explodes

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP Image caption Charles Rudalski is still in hospital, nine days after the incident, where he is being treated for burns to his face and shoulder Three families have been left shocked and angry after their children suffered burns following an accident at a school activity in Fife.The children, aged 11 and 12, were at Lumphinnans Primary's outdoor cooking class when the accident happened.Two pupils were treated
US & World

Sweden shooting: Three dead in Malmo cafe attack

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP Image caption The motive for the attack was unclear although at least one of the victims is thought to have been known to police A shooting at an internet cafe in the southern Swedish city of Malmo has claimed the lives of three men.Several others were wounded in the centre of the city on Monday evening when at least one attacker opened fire as people left
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Loughborough Junction: Three killed by train in south London

[ad_1] Image copyright PA Image caption Emergency services were called to Loughborough Junction station near Brixton Three people have died after being struck by a train near Loughborough Junction station in south London.The deaths are being treated as "unexplained" and police said they were investigating how the three people came to be on the tracks.Emergency services were called to the station, near Brixton, at about 07:30 BST to reports of
Science/Nature

Antarctica loses three trillion tonnes of ice in 25 years

[ad_1] Image copyright ESA Image caption Artwork: European satellites in particular have an unbroken record going back to 1992 Antarctica is shedding ice at an accelerating rate. Satellites monitoring the state of the White Continent indicate some 200 billion tonnes a year are now being lost to the ocean as a result of melting. This is pushing up global sea levels by 0.6mm annually - a three-fold increase since 2012
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Teen critically injured after three London stabbings

[ad_1] Image copyright Google Image caption A 20-year-old man was injured in a stabbing in Wilsmere Drive, Northolt A teenage boy has been critically wounded and two others injured in three unrelated stabbings across London.The 17-year-old was found stabbed in Coles Crescent, Harrow, after police were alerted at 20:11 BST.Two other men, both aged in their 20s, were injured in separate stabbings in Northolt, west London, and Brixton, south London.Both
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Afghan Taliban agree three-day ceasefire – their first

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe BBC was given rare access to see life under the Taliban in 2017The Taliban have announced a three-day ceasefire with Afghan government forces coinciding with Eid later this month.This is the Taliban's first ceasefire since they were toppled by the 2001 US-led invasion and comes days after a unilateral truce by government troops. The group said it would stop all
Politics

Conservatives outstrip Labour donations by three to one

[ad_1] Image copyright AFP The Conservatives reported three times as many donations as any other party at the start of 2018.The Tories said they got £4.7m in the first three months of the year, compared with £1.4m given to Labour and £564,000 to the Liberal Democrats.Leading Tory donors include Ehud Sheleg, an Israeli-born businessman who recent media reports have suggested could become the party's treasurer.The party also received a £582,358