Moors murderer Ian Brady had contact with vulnerable boys in jail

Home Office files show child killer stayed in same hospital as youths with mental illness

The Moors murderer Ian Brady came in contact with vulnerable borstal boys for more than five years at Wormwood Scrubs prison, Home Office files in the National Archives show.

The child killer was allowed to stay in the prison’s hospital for several months after one of the young inmates alleged he had sex with him, according to the records, seen by the BBC.

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Liam Fox ’tilting at windmills’ over tariffs, say Tory Eurosceptics

Trade minister rejected Boris Johnson’s claim exporters would be spared tariffs after no deal

Eurosceptic Conservative MPs have hit back at the trade secretary, Liam Fox, for “ludicrously tilting at windmills”, after he rejected Boris Johnson’s claim that exporters would be spared tariffs if Britain left the EU without a deal.

The former foreign secretary has promised to take Britain out of the EU on 31 October, with or without a deal, “do or die”.

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Kim Kardashian West’s Kimono shapewear touches nerve in Japan

Twitter users accuse reality star of cultural appropriation with new underwear line

The American television star Kim Kardashian West has caused controversy in Japan by naming her new line of shapewear Kimono, prompting some to accuse her of disrespecting the traditional outfit.

The reality TV star unveiled the Kimono line on Twitter, stating she had been working for a year on the underwear to offer “solutions for women that actually work”.

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Soldier with Brazil’s G20 delegation held over drug trafficking

Spanish police discover cocaine in luggage of soldier en route to Tokyo summit

Spanish police have arrested a soldier travelling with Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s advance party for the G20 summit in Japan after 39kg of cocaine was discovered in his luggage during a stopover in Seville.

A spokesman for the Guardia Civil said the man was arrested on Tuesday after his plane landed at the Andalucían airport.

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Boris Johnson hires Lynton Crosby ally as campaign chief

Mark Fullbrook to run daily operations and Iain Duncan Smith is campaign chair

Boris Johnson has appointed Lynton Crosby’s business partner Mark Fullbrook to sharpen up his Tory leadership campaign.

The frontrunner relied heavily on two MPs, Gavin Williamson and Grant Shapps, as well as a former MP, James Wharton, to win over colleagues during the initial phase of whittling down the candidates to a shortlist of two.

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