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  • 5 August 2014, 0:28

Tuesday's National Newspaper Front Pages

THE PAPERS' TOP STORIES

:: Daily Telegraph, Daily Express, The Star, The Guardian, The Independent, Daily Mail, The Times, Daily Mirror, The Sun

Commemorations to mark 100 years since Britain declared war on Germany and entered World War One dominate the papers.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince Charles, Prince Harry and the Prime Minister attended a day of events at home and abroad to mark the star of the 1914-18 conflict, which claimed the lives of more than 700,000 UK troops.

Some papers show a shower of poppies at Bovington Tank Museum in Dorset, while others show images from St Symphorien cemetery in Belgium, and the Grave of the Unknown Warrior.

:: The i

The country's top border inspector has criticised the Home Office for not doing enough over immigration and says top civil servants should work on the front line to properly understand the problem.

:: The Financial Times

The chairman of HSBC believes there is a danger the company's employees are becoming too risk averse because they fear punishment for mistakes.

 :: Watch the Press Preview on Sky News every evening at 10.30pm and 11.30pm. Reviewing Wednesday's papers will be Tom Newton-Dunn, the Sun's political editor, and Magnus Djaba, the CEO of Saatchi and Saatchi.

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