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Premature baby born in Vietnam arrives home in Wales

[ad_1] Image caption Aurelia is out of hospital but will still need treatment A couple whose baby was born prematurely at 27 weeks in Vietnam have arrived back in Wales.Aurelia, the daughter of Jessica Jones, from Borth y Gest near Porthmadog, and Alfredo Duenas was born by emergency Caesarean in Hanoi in October.She weighed just 2lb 1oz (970g), could not breathe unaided and had under-developed organs and a heart defect.Aurelia
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The long and contentious story of the £1bn Aberdeen bypass

[ad_1] Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe AWPR is 36 miles long It has been a long and winding road, but nine years after being approved and a somewhat bumpy ride the £1bn Aberdeen bypass journey is finally complete.A peripheral route around the Granite City was first considered back in the 1950s but it took several decades for serious planning to get out of first gear.In January
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Glasgow’s alcohol court to deal with domestic abuse

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Scotland's first alcohol court is to be extended, a year on from its introduction in Glasgow.Two sheriffs in the city currently deal with offenders convicted of offences where alcohol abuse was a significant contributory factor. From next month, the court will also be able to deal with domestic abuse cases where alcohol played a role. Sentencing aims to address alcohol-driven crime, with a focus on education
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Fast fashion: ‘Penny on a garment’ to drive clothes recycling

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption MPs want to see more sustainable designs and repair services Clothing brands and retailers should pay a penny on every garment they sell to fund a £35m annual recycling scheme.That's the view of MPs, who say "fast fashion" is a major contributor to greenhouse gases, water pollution, air pollution and over-use of water.And they urge the government to force clothing manufacturers to pay
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LBC presenter Maajid Nawaz ‘racially attacked’ in London

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Maajid Nawaz is a presenter for LBC and an anti-extremism activist An anti-extremism campaigner said he was "racially attacked" and hit in the face outside a theatre.Maajid Nawaz said a white man attacked him while he was standing alone outside the Soho Theatre in central London.The LBC radio presenter tweeted a photo of a cut to his forehead and said he was racially
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Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba give visitors victory

[ad_1] 'Pogba at his absolute best' - Man Utd double lead at Chelsea Manchester United cruised past Chelsea into the FA Cup quarter-finals to plunge Blues boss Maurizio Sarri's reign even deeper into crisis as he felt the full fury of the club's frustrated fans.United delivered the perfect response to their first defeat under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer - against Paris St-Germain in the Champions League - as they eased into
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Islamophobia behind far-right rise in UK, report says

[ad_1] Image copyright Getty Images Islamophobia has become the driving force behind the rise of far-right movements in the UK, according to an anti-racism charity. Hope Not Hate says anti-Muslim prejudice has replaced immigration as the "key driver" of the groups.A report from the charity carries a poll suggesting 35% third of Britons thought Islam was "generally a threat to the British way of life". This compares with 30% who