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M&M Hair Academy's tongue-in-cheek poster saw them get a visit from North Korean officials (Picture: M&M Hair Academy/PA Wire

Poster mocking Kim Jong-un sees Ealing salon in fight with North Korea

A hair salon in South Ealing sparked a diplomatic spat with North Korea after a poster making fun of its Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un led to a visit by officials from its nearby embassy.

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The bones, including a skull like this one, were discovered under a driveway in Purley (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Human bones discovered under Purley driveway by workmen

Workmen digging up a driveway in Purley may have stumbled across remains from an ancient Saxon burial ground after they discovered a number of bones including a skull.

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The building site which partially collapsed in Grosvenor Square killing a construction worker (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Man killed in Mayfair building collapse named as Lithuanian worker

The man who died in the building collapse in Grosvenor Square when a mini-digger fell from the second-floor has been named as Lithuanian father-of-two Dainius Rupsys.

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Left: Highgate resident Adrian Whitaker with the 2ft rat he caught in his home; right: Monday's Daily Mirror front page, with the inappropriate image

Daily Mirror ‘incorrectly used giant rat pic without permission’

A distressed north London man has accused national newspaper the Daily Mirror of “deception” after it published a front page picture of him holding a giant rat.

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A fire in Barking was sparked by an exploding e-cigarette (Picture: London Fire Brigade)

Exploding e-cig sparks Barking flat fire

Everyone knows smoking is bad for you but there are new health concerns after an e-cigarette exploded and set fire to a house in Barking.

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A campiagn has been launched on social media to track down the hat from the thief (Picture: FindIsobelHat)

Help find Isobel’s hat to reunite mother with memento of daughter

A thief stole a woman’s bag outside a pub in Fitzrovia containing a little red hat her baby daughter was wearing when she died.

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Bookmakers have slashed the odds on it being the hottest Easter ever  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Bookies slash the odds of London Easter being hottest ever

Bookmakers have slashed the odds of Easter being the hottest on record in London as temperatures continue to rise across the capital.

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Charity runner Tony Phoenix-Morrison with his fridge (Picture: Nick Ansell/PA Wire)

Tony the Fridge completes two London Marathons...carrying a fridge, of course

A man known as Tony the Fridge has completed two back-to-back London Marathons carrying a refrigerator.

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The 42-year-old collapsed at the end of the 26.2 mile course (Picture: Berry)

Thousands donated to dead London Marathon runner’s charity

Thousands of pounds has been donated to the charity Rob Berry, the runner who died during Sunday’s London Marathon, was trying to raise money for.

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Ashley Williams has been jailed for life after murdering his wife in a hammer attack and setting her body on fire(Picture: Metropolitan Police)

Life in jail for man who burned young mum alive

A man murdered the mother of his four young children when she threatened to leave him by attacking her with a hammer then dousing her in fuel and setting her on fire at their home in Walworth.

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Police said one man was killed while another was injured in the incident (Picture: PA Images/Catherine Wylie)

Man dies in Mayfair building collapse next to US embassy

A man died on Monday when part of building near the US Embassy in Mayfair collapsed causing a digger to fall.

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Officers were led to the haul of stolen pharmaceuticals by a member of the public, who said they had found toiletry products in a nearby alleyway (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Bungling pharmacy burglar leaves trail of toiletries to car stash

A bungling burglar stashed stolen medicine, toiletries and a pair of bolt cutters in his car, then parked it just yards away from a pharmacy he had broken into, on the same street he lived on in Croydon.

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The Mayor of London has found himself the star of new version of Flappy Bird (Picture: Flappy Mayor/App Store)

Boris Johnson mocked in new version of Flappy Bird

Boris Johnson has been left in a right flap after the Mayor of London was made the star of a copycat version of the insanely popular Flappy Bird.

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Greater Anglia services between Liverpool Street and Shenfield have been affected.

‘Bird switched off train line power between Manor Park and Romford’

This morning’s chaos on the train line between Liverpool Street and Shenfield was caused by a bird, it has emerged.

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Why not take a trip to Hampstead Heath during the hot weather? (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

London’s Easter weekend weather set to be a scorcher

Temperatures over Easter weekend in London will reach highs of 24C as the good weather forecasted for this week carries on.

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