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Terrorism ‘changed’ since 7/7 bombings

The rise of Islamic State (IS) and extremists’ capacity to “reach” into homes means Britain faces a “very different” threat today than it did at the time of the July 7, 2005, London bombings, the country’s most senior counter-terrorism officer has said.

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Pope shows mass appeal in Equador visit

Pope Francis said Mass for more than half a million Ecuadoreans yesterday and hinted he wanted a major Vatican gathering this year to find ways to reach out to Catholics who feel excluded by the Church.

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IS infiltrating Europe via smugglers’ boats

The EU’s top prosecutor said she has been told smugglers bringing migrants across the Mediterranean to Europe are also carrying terrorist fighters from Islamic State.

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NME to become a free sheet to boost circulation

Long-running music paper NME is going free in a bid to boost its circulation.

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Comet explorer may be sitting on alien life

Comet lander Philae may be sitting on an object teeming with alien microbial life, according to two leading astronomers.

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Hacking Team hacked on grand scale

Italy’s Hacking Team, which makes surveillance software used by governments to police the web, appears to be the victim of hacking on a grand scale itself.

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Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher tie knot in small, private ceremony

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis have reportedly tied the knot.

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Alice’s family ask why her killer was allowed into UK

The family of murdered schoolgirl Alice Gross have told a coroner there is a “public interest” in knowing what checks were conducted when convicted killer Arnis Zalkalns was allowed into Britain.

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QUIRKY WORLD ... Firefighters make clean sweep in chimney rescue

USA: Phoenix firefighters have rescued a man who became stuck after trying to re-enter a house through the chimney.

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