Wednesday evening news briefing: Immigration points system 'not end of Polish builders'

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Tuesday evening news briefing: Drug shortage fears as coronavirus slows Chinese factories

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Monday evening news briefing: Storm Dennis death toll rises

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Thursday evening news briefing: Why Sajid Javid resigned as Chancellor

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Wednesday evening news briefing: 'Stop hugging' to halt coronavirus spread, expert warns

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Tuesday evening news briefing: HS2 given 'green signal' by Boris Johnson

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Monday evening news briefing: Coronavirus fears close GP surgery

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Friday evening news briefing: British newlywed among coronavirus ship victims

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Thursday evening news briefing: SNP rocked as minister resigns over 'grooming' scandal

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Thursday evening news briefing: Cruise ship passengers trapped over coronavirus fears

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Tuesday evening news briefing: Huawei granted access to UK's 5G network

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Monday evening news briefing: Plan to extract Britons from China's deadly virus zone

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