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Harry and Meghan interview: How the UK papers reacted

Buckingham Palace is yet to respond to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s Oprah interview.
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Court to rule on bid to block disciplinary probe by NI chief scientific adviser

Professor Ian Young is accused of failing to tell the family of a nine-year-old girl who died about ‘failings’ in her treatment.
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Nicola Sturgeon set to ease restrictions on outdoor meet-ups for Scots

The First Minister will make a statement in Holyrood on Tuesday afternoon.
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Changes can be detected in breast cells before tumours appear, study suggests

Researchers say the findings could help inform who might benefit from preventative surgery and reassure those who can wait.
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Palace yet to comment on Harry and Meghan’s explosive interview

Royal biographer Andrew Morton said the fallout from the interview will ‘shudder down through the generations’.
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What the papers say – March 9

The royal family “crisis” dominates the front pages on Tuesday.
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UK scientists recover pieces of rare meteorite that fell from fireball

Some 300g of meteorite landed on a drive in Gloucestershire.
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Government publishes action plan to protect journalists from abuse

Journalists have reported suffering abuse and attacks, such as being punched and threatened with knives.
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Touching family portrait of Sussexes shared in wake of Oprah show

The image was taken by photographer Misan Harriman.
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‘Significant risks’ over lack of post-Covid spending plans – OBR warns

The Office for Budget Responsibility said questions remain over why Chancellor Rishi Sunak has no provision for Covid-related costs beyond 2022.
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Matt Hancock fails to face MPs over 1% NHS pay rise proposal

A junior health minister was sent in place of the Health Secretary to respond to an urgent question from Labour.
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Majority of secondary schools see high take-up of Covid tests by pupils – poll

Nearly three in four heads said more than 90% of their pupils complied with face-covering policies in classrooms.
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Racist comment about Archie’s skin tone not made by Queen or Philip, Oprah says

The identity of the person who made the controversial comment has not been disclosed by the couple.
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Failures over use of ‘filthy’ barracks for asylum seekers – inspectors

The Home Office has faced repeated criticism over its use of Napier Barracks in Folkestone and Penally Camp in Wales to accommodate asylum seekers.
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Pupils may be forced to leave class in next fortnight as testing gets under way

Millions of children are returning to school as the coronavirus restrictions in England begin to ease.
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UK Government unilaterally extends NI Protocol grace periods

The DUP has vowed to overthrow it over fears it damages the integrity of the UK internal market and Northern Ireland’s place in it.
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Prime Minister: Northern Ireland grace period extensions ‘sensible’

The EU has threatened legal action and suggested the UK may be breaking international law.
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Care home residents hold hands with loved ones as indoor visits resume

Opening up care homes forms part of the first step of the Government’s road map which sets out how restrictions could be eased over the coming months.
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Police ‘open minded to all possibilities’ over Sarah Everard’s disappearance

The 33-year-old has not been seen or heard from since departing her friend’s house in Clapham, south London, at around 9pm on Wednesday.
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UK Government seeking to ‘unpick’ devolution, minister claims

Constitution Secretary Mike Russell said the UK Government was attempting to bring about the ‘slow demise of devolution’.
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Worries over steel jobs as lender Greensill appoints administrators

Lawyers for Greensill Capital appeared in court on Monday to appoint administrators.
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Jewish community ‘struggling for kosher meat due to NI Protocol’

The post-Brexit trade arrangements have disrupted some supplies from Great Britain.
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Minister accuses Harry of ‘blowing up his family’ after bombshell interview

Lord Goldsmith said revelations by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex were aimed squarely at ‘Harry’s family’.
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Man in court over missing mother and two-year-old daughter

Andrew Innes, 50, appeared in court charged with murder although Bennylyn Burke and her daughter remain missing.
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Society of Editors blasts Harry and Meghan racism claims

Harry criticised the tabloid press during his interview with Oprah Winfrey.
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Sarwar rebuffs idea of ‘grand coalition’ to rule put forward by Tory rival

Douglas Ross suggested the Tories and Labour could combine to keep the SNP out of power but the Labour leader described him as ‘largely irrelevant’.
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Vaccine passports will be a feature of our life for foreign travel, says PM

Boris Johnson acknowledged that documents providing proof that someone has received a coronavirus jab ‘raise all sorts of issues’.
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Lateral flow test challenge worth it to get pupils back to school – principal

Pupils from five year groups returned to Outwood Academy Adwick on Monday morning as schools reopened across England.
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Police probe large Rangers gatherings on Shankill Road

The Police Service of Northern Ireland (PSNI) indicated that ‘appropriate enforcement action’ will be taken.
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Phased return of pupils in Wales is following the science, says Education Minister

Kirsty Williams said governments were advised a slower reopening of schools was needed to monitor the impact on the pandemic.
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Unique thermal heating installed at Bath Abbey

The new system, which is being switched on this week, has seen underfloor heating pipework laid in the famous abbey.
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Oprah Winfrey surprised Harry and Meghan spoke about racist royal comment

The talk show host said she was taken aback by a number of the revelations in the interview.