Top StoryJeremy Hunt orders review into persecuted Christians' plight
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt says "we can and must do more" to help Christians around the world.
Chinese state sometimes acts in a "malign way", Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson is reported as saying.
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Kids love the mess and parents love the prices - but can slime keep selling?
A research group says Britain's black and ethnic minority staff are paid less than white counterparts.
The government wants to double the charge and extend it to all shops in England, to cut plastic use.
The Dow Jones is up by nearly 5% and the technology-focused Nasdaq rises by nearly 6%.
Analysts say footfall has dropped for the third year, although London appears to have bucked the trend.
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