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  • 16 August 2014, 5:13

Saturday's National Newspaper Front Pages

THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES

:: Daily Mail

The wife of an academic speaks of her horror when four masked robbers attacked him as he answered the door of his home in Wimbledon.

:: Financial Times

Ukrainian forces launch an attack on a Russian aid convoy reported to have crossed the border.

:: Independent

Funding cuts and pressure on the judicial system has sparked a rise in the number of private prosecutions being made.

:: i newspaper

Unpaid carers are set to receive bonuses as political parties compete to win their vote ahead of next year's General Election.

:: Daily Express, Daily Telegraph, The Sun, Daily Star

Police investigating allegations of sexual assault made against Sir Cliff Richard defend informing the media of a raid on his home.

:: Daily Mirror

Islamic State militants are hacking the bank accounts of British celebrities to fund campaigns in Iraq and Syria.

:: The Times

The US is poised to carry out further airstrikes on Islamic State militants to stop the advance on Baghdad.

:: The Guardian

The findings of an official report into the 2013 horsemeat scandal are being held back because of fresh food safety fears.

:: Watch the Press Preview on Sky News every evening at 10.30pm and 11.30pm. Saturday night's reviewers are psychotherapist and writer Lucy Beresford and media consultant Ben Fenton.

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