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Nobody panic, but Facebook just went down in the UK

WHAT DO WE DO (Picture PA) Don’t panic, but Facebook just went down for almost everyone in the UK. It’s hit those in the midlands and the south east of England particularly hard, and has even affected people in France, Germany and the Netherlands. HELP. Here’s the latest outage map from Down Detector, which shows the site is down for ...

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Nigel Farage dines with Donald Trump and his inner circle

A gleeful Nigel Farage gatecrashed a dinner with Donald Trump and key members of the President’s inner circle after impressing them with a speech last week. The former UKIP leader was spotted sitting with Trump, his daughter Ivanka and her husband, White House adviser Jared Kushner, at the Trump International Hotel in Washington DC last night. It is understood Farage was ‘squeezed ...

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Give excess Army rations to homeless, says Frank Field MP

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Army soldiers are given rations when out on manoeuvres Excess Army food supplies should be given to the “army of the homeless”, a senior MP says. More than 12,000 operational ration packs (ORPs) were thrown away between April and December – more than in the previous 12 months. Work and Pensions Select Committee chairman ...

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Democracy liberal enough in U.K. for defaulters to stay: Jaitley

PTI London February 26, 2017 15:31 IST Updated: February 26, 2017 15:41 IST “; var device = “”; for ( var type in WFClientTypeDef) { if (window.matchMedia(WFClientTypeDef[type]).matches) { switch (type) { case “xlarge”: device = ‘desktop’; break; case “large”: device = ‘desktop’; break; case “medium”: device = ‘tab’; break; case “small”: device = ‘mobile’; break; } break; } } var ...

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