Thursday 23 November 2017

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UK's unemployment at highest level in 17 years

UK's unemployment at highest level in 17 years

Austerity measures, prolonged economic weakness and a eurozone crisis have taken their toll on Britain's work force, with figures published Wednesday showing that unemployment has reached...

Cameron 'Veto' Garners Kudos in U.K., EU Scorn

Cameron 'Veto' Garners Kudos in U.K., EU Scorn

U.K Prime Minister David Cameron's decision to stand aside from a pact to allow euro-zone governments to move toward tighter central control of their budget affairs was depicted Sunday as...

News of the World paid me to follow 90 people including Prince William, claims private detective

News of the World paid me to follow 90 people including Prince William, claims private detective

Former policeman says he surveilled figures including Prince William and the parents of Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe

WikiLeaks founder Assange to be extradited to Sweden to face rape claims

WikiLeaks founder Assange to be extradited to Sweden to face rape claims

Julian Assange, founder of the anti- secrecy website WikiLeaks, lost a U.K. appeal to stop his extradition to Sweden to face rape claims almost 11 months after he was arrested in London. ...

USA planning to spend more than $700 billion to modernize and upgrade their nuclear arsenals

USA planning to spend more than $700 billion to modernize and upgrade their nuclear arsenals

According to the report in the Guardian, the world's nuclear states are planning to spend more than $800 billion in the coming years to modernize and upgrade their nuclear arsenals. The U...

High life

High life

New York. Here is the 64 million dollar question: is there a moral case against soaking the rich? I can’t think of a better place to ponder such an issue than right here in the womb of ca...

Occupy Wall Street : The hypocrite West is misleading others, but mainly lying to itself

Occupy Wall Street : The hypocrite West is misleading others, but mainly lying to itself

We see how violent measures police are taking in the U.S., Australia and UK in order to eliminate protests that simply demonstrating against powerful people and rich corporates that tradi...

Flooding across Northern Ireland; Dublin on emergency footing; Risk parts Of UK‎

flood irland

Dublin on emergency footing as floods cause chaos. Sustained rainfall led to major roads, houses and one of the city's main shopping centres going under water. Public transport was severe...

Muammar Gaddafi, the leader that united tribes in Libya, was murdered. Now the real chaos begins.

Muammar Gaddafi, the leader that united tribes in Libya, was murdered. Now the real chaos begins.

It is unclear what Western leaders' interest was when supporting the assassination of Gaddafi, but it looks like the civil war is just beginning now with the colorful leader's death, as h...

The Times and Sunday Times cut 150 editorial posts

The Times and Sunday Times cut 150 editorial posts

The Times and Sunday Times are to cut at least 150 editorial posts, out of their combined full- and part-time workforce of approaching 1,000, as the newspapers aim to slash editorial cost...

UK MP Hancock quits role over 'spy' affair

UK MP Hancock quits role over 'spy' affair

A Liberal Democrat MP who had an affair with an aide accused of being a Russian spy has resigned from his post on the defence select committee.

Suspected Russian spy had four-year affair with Lib Dem MP Mike Hancock

MP Mike Hancock

AN MP’s researcher suspected of being a Russian spy had a string of “honeytrap” affairs with senior diplomats, a deportation hearing was told yesterday. Pretty Ekaterina Zatuliveter, 26, ...

Liam Fox broke ministerial code and failed to heed warnings, report concludes

Liam Fox broke ministerial code and failed to heed warnings, report concludes

The 10-page report by Sir Gus O’Donnell, the Cabinet Secretary, criticises Dr Fox, who resigned as defence secretary last week, for allowing Mr Werritty to use business cards that would h...

Was Mossad using Fox and Werritty as 'useful idiots'?

Was Mossad using Fox and Werritty as 'useful idiots'?

The real reason Liam Fox had to resign was not a grubby little money scandal about firms funding Adam Werritty as he jetted round the world with the Defence Secretary. It was much more im...

Police Consider Britain's Defence Secretary 'Fox Adviser' Fraud Probe

Police Consider Britain's Defence Secretary 'Fox Adviser' Fraud Probe

"Werritty gave out business cards saying he was an adviser to Dr Fox. If that is not the case and he was getting money - for whatever purpose - by misrepresenting his relationship with th...

Paul Gascoigne: Alive and kicking

Paul Gascoigne

Paul Gascoigne was a one-off – the most talented British football player of his generation. Then came the drink, the domestic violence, that Raoul Moat incident and rumors of an early dea...

UK's Defence Secretary accused of lying (again) over close friend's job: Questions over Dubai meeting, and "donations"

UK's Defence Secretary accused of lying (again) over close friend's job: Questions over Dubai meeting, and "donations"

Liam Fox faced a sensational new claim of lying last night as fellow Cabinet Ministers withdrew support from the embattled Defence Secretary.

UK's Energy secretary Chris Huhne mistakenly posted a private message as a public message on Twitter

UK's Energy secretary Chris Huhne mistakenly posted a private message as a public message on Twitter

The minister offered his near-8,000 followers on the social networking site a fascinating insight into his dealings when he let the message slip. Energy secretary Chris Huhne has seemingl...

Rugby World Cup 2011: England 12 France 19

Rugby World Cup 2011: England 12 France 19

England's World Cup is over after they were crunched, chewed up and spat out of New Zealand by a French team for once united by a common enemy.