The Chancellor has given his reaction to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's warning that the UK is in a recession after the economy contracted in the first quarter of 2012.
George Osborne said: "Our own forecast from our own independent body says we are going to avoid a recession".
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United in grief, the people of Manchester have come together in defiance to the suicide bomber who killed 22 people on Monday evening.
Hashem Abedi, who was held in Tripoli on the same day his father was arrested, was planning terror in the Libyan city, officials have said.
A notably mild night, feeling close and stuffy.