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Usain Bolt meets William, Kate and Harry at Games

Usain Bolt has met the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

The six-time Olympic champion, who received a bagpipe welcome upon his arrival in Glasgow, tweeted that he was "meeting with royals".

Latest updates: Royals hope to witness more British success at Games

Max Mosley to sue Google over sex party images

Former Formula 1 boss Max Mosley is to sue internet giant Google for continuing to publish images of him at a sex party.

Max Mosley is to sue Google for continuing to publish images of him at a sex party.
Max Mosley is to sue Google for continuing to publish images of him at a sex party. Credit: Matt Crossick/PA Wire

Mosley, the youngest son of former fascist leader Sir Oswald Mosley, is seeking to stop Google from gathering and publishing the pictures that first featured in the now-defunct News of the World.

The 74-year-old won £60,000 in privacy damages from the newspaper in 2008 after the High Court ruled the party was not Nazi themed and the article was not in the public interest.

He has now issued High Court proceedings against Google Inc and Google UK Limited for misuse of private information and breaches of the Data Protection Act, through his lawyers Payne Hicks Beach.

Announcing the action he said: "Google should operate within the law rather than according to rules it makes itself. It cannot be allowed to ignore judgments in our courts."

His lawyers Payne Hicks Beach added that the proceedings follow "extensive attempts to persuade Google to resolve the matter outside the courts".

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Former music teacher charged with rape

A former music teacher at a prestigious school in Manchester has been charged with rape.

Malcolm Layfield, who taught at Chetham's School of Music, is accused of one count of rape on an 18-year-old woman in 1992.

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Malcolm Layfield previously taught at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester. Credit: PA Wire

The 62-year-old has also previously taught at the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM).

The alleged victim is believed to be a former pupil at one of the music schools.

Layfield has been charged following an ongoing investigation, titled Operation Kiso, into historic sexual abuse at Chetham's and RNCM.

MH17 families arrive for Downing Street meeting

The families of victims of the MH17 air disaster have arrived at Downing Street to meet with Prime Minister David Cameron.

Barry Sweeney (red shirt), father of victim Leon Sweeney, is among those meeting the PM.
Barry Sweeney (red shirt), father of victim Liam Sweeney, is among those meeting the PM. Credit: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Among them is Barry Sweeney, father of victim Liam Sweeney, who earlier told ITV News he was hoping today's meeting would lead to some concrete action.

More family members enter Number 10.
More family members enter Number 10. Credit: Nick Ansell/PA Wire

Health official: At least 100 Palestinians died today

At least 100 Palestinians have been killed in Israeli air strikes and shelling today, a Palestinian health official claimed.

Smoke rises in the central Gaza Strip this morning.
Smoke rises in the central Gaza Strip this morning. Credit: REUTERS/Baz Ratner

The Palestinian death toll in more than three weeks of unrest has surpassed 1,100, Ashraf al-Kidra added.

Israel has said 53 of its soldiers and two civilians have died in total.

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Team England win Commonwealth gymnastics gold

Team England have won gold in the men's gymnastics team final at the Commonwealth Games.

Team England win gold in gymnastics event.
Team England win gold in gymnastics event. Credit: PA

Louis Smith, Max Whitlock, Nile Wilson, Sam Oldham and Kristian Thomas helped scored 266.804 over two days to secure England's first team competition final since 2002.

The team had to cope without Oldham in the final stages after he suffered an ankle injury following a fall from the vault.

Scotland are poised to land silver in the event - their first ever team gymnastics medal.

The result will be confirmed after this evening's final session.

Weather: Clouds to bring spots of rain and fresher air

Expect much more in the way of cloud in the coming few hours, which will sink its way through England and Wales.

That will produce a few spots of drizzly rain, but not amounting to too much.

Further north, through parts of Scotland and Northern Ireland, blustery showers are expected on off - likely to keep it feeling quite cool and fresh.

Highs of 26C (79F) or 27C (81F) are expected.

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