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UK to ban sale of acid to under-18s amid ‘epidemic’ of attacks

The Conservatives have pledged to ban the sale of acid to under-18s in a bid to crack down on the spike in the number of horrific attacks across the country. Announcing the new regulations during the Conservative Party’s annual conference on Tuesday, Home Secretary Amber Rudd also said it would ...

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Grassroots politics: Legalize cannabis to woo millennial voters, Tory ex-MP Blunt urges party

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 15:49 Legalizing cannabis could help the Tories woo young voters, according to ex-minister Crispin Blunt, who urged the government “take back control” of drug regulation. Read more Former prisons minister Blunt said prohibiting drugs was “about as intelligent as the prohibition of alcohol in the ...

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What’s next for the world economy… according to Steve Keen (RT VIDEO)

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 15:15 Britain is a “walking dead of debt” country that will feel the effects of the global financial crisis (GFC) indefinitely, according to Steve Keen, one of the few economists who correctly predicted the crash. Speaking on RT’s Renegade Inc as Karl Marx’s ‘Das Kapital’ ...

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Jacob Rees Mogg: Have we found Britain’s most honest politician?

It was a novel approach for a Conservative MP – to strike up conversation with a baying mob – but Jacob Rees-Mogg did it anyway. In a leveled (and uber-posh) tone, the Tory darling asked the protesters who had gathered to sneer and scream at him at the Conservative Party ...

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Severed head of famous philosopher to go on public display

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 14:25 The severed head of leading nineteenth-century philosopher Jeremy Bentham will be put on public display while scientists test his DNA for signs of autism. Read more Bentham, who paved the way for social and economic reform in the 1800s, was an atheist who believed ...

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Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Oxford over Rohingya crisis

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 14:07 Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is to be stripped of the Freedom of Oxford over her failure to condemn the “ethnic cleansing” of Rohingya Muslims in the south-east Asian country. Read more Suu Kyi was granted the honourary title back in 1997 for ...

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Boris is OUR ass! EU told to stop interfering after Merkel ally calls for Johnson’s sacking

Theresa May has come under pressure to give bungling Boris Johnson the boot as he divides the cabinet with his Brexit ‘vision.’ But, now that pressure is also coming from abroad, even his critics have jumped to his defense. Read more The farcical foreign secretary is being seen as less ...

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Las Vegas attack: Theresa May hopes US will be shocked into rethinking gun laws

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 11:57 Prime Minister Theresa May has said she hopes Sunday night’s atrocity in Las Vegas will be a wake-up call for the US government to implement stricter gun laws. Read more Speaking on ITV’s Good Morning Britain program, the Tory leader said the mass shooting ...

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Britain ‘exporting fear’ to Yemeni children through arms sales to Saudi Arabia, charity warns

Britain is “exporting fear” to children trapped in Yemen’s civil war as it continues to supply billions of pounds worth of arms to Saudi Arabia, Save the Children has warned. Read more The UK has earned at least £3.2 billion (US$4.24 billion) from selling missiles and equipment to the Saudi-led ...

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Unfortunate photo of Jacob Rees-Mogg emerges after spat with anti-Tory protester

Published time: 3 Oct, 2017 10:45 A photo of could-be-next-Tory-leader Jacob Rees-Mogg at the Conservative Party’s annual conference in Manchester captured the backbench MP at a rather embarrassing angle. Remind you of anyone? The snap was taken during the panel discussion on Monday, as the Tory MP sat next to ...

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