THE PAPERS’ TOP STORIES
:: The Daily Telegraph
A senior police officer has warned Britain’s benefits system is being abused to fund terrorism.
Commuters have accused police of provoking panic by giving out leaflets showing terrified passengers fleeing a terror attack.
:: The Guardian
The paper reports on a proposal for the Scottish parliament to be handed direct control over billions of pounds of income tax and welfare benefits.
:: The Times
Scottish MPs would still be able to vote on income tax rates in the rest of Britain but English MPs would have no say north of the border.
:: Daily Mirror
Two million people will be offered free weight loss surgery on the NHS.
:: Daily Mail
The health watchdog is telling doctors to suggest the operations to all patients above a certain weight with type 2 diabetes.
:: Daily Express
Drinking coffee can significantly cut the risk of suffering dementia.
:: The Independent
Home Secretary Theresa May has been accused of burying bad news about Britain’s asylum system.
:: The Sun
An actress from EastEnders is set to stand trial for alleged racist abuse.
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