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Corbyn told Venezuelan President Maduro that EU is ‘bad for the poor’

Published time: 27 Jul, 2017 14:48 Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, a lifelong Euroskeptic, reportedly told Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro that EU institutions are bad for the poor. The Daily Mail – which calls the democratically-elected Maduro Corbyn’s “dictator pal” – says the Labour leader made the comments in 2014, a ...

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‘Opportunities missed’ to stop radicalization of British brothers killed fighting in Syria – report

Two teenage brothers from Brighton who were killed while fighting in Syria were radicalized under the noses of police and social services, a damning report has found. Abdullah Deghayes, 18, and his 17-year-old brother, Jaffar, are the subjects of a serious case review published by the Brighton and Hove Local ...

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Transgender troops welcome in British military after Trump ban, say generals

Published time: 27 Jul, 2017 10:59 In the wake of President Donald Trump’s shock ban on transgender troops serving in the US military, senior British officers have insisted the UK has no intention of following suit. Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to confirm that the ban on transgender service ...

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Excessive force? London police point assault rifles at men in traffic stop (VIDEO)

Published time: 27 Jul, 2017 10:52 Police in London have been accused of using “excessive force” after being caught on video pointing assault rifles at two young men as they held their hands in the air. Mobile phone footage posted on Facebook shows two armed officers aiming their weapons at ...

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Brexit plans in chaos as govt contradicts itself over migrant free movement

As the government announced the start of a year-long study on the effects of EU migration, to help ministers craft a post-Brexit immigration system, Tory MPs have been making contradictory remarks on when exactly free movement will end. Read more Home Secretary Amber Rudd has commissioned the Migration Advisory Committee ...

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Calais migrants 'hijack truck after attacking British driver with brick'

A British truck driver was attacked and left for dead in Calais, northern France, when migrants hijacked his vehicle in a bid to enter the UK, it has been reported. The incident comes as Human Rights Watch released a report condemning the “routine” abuse of asylum seekers by French police. ...

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Policeman who filmed couple having sex from helicopter had ‘swung’ with housewife, court told

Published time: 26 Jul, 2017 15:23 A police officer dismissed for filming a couple having sex on their patio from a force helicopter is now accused of swinging with them and supplying the husband with a copy of the film. The court heard how Police Constable Adrian Pogmore, an aerial ...

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Tory govt must refund millions to workers as employment tribunal fees ruled ‘unlawful’

Published time: 26 Jul, 2017 13:18 The government must pay back millions of pounds in employment tribunal fees after the Supreme Court ruled the charges introduced by former Prime Minister David Cameron are “unlawful and unconstitutional.” Wednesday’s “landmark” decision marked a victory for the public sector trade union Unison, which ...

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Tributes pour in for Muslim teen ‘raped, murdered & stuffed in freezer’ in ‘honor killing’

Published time: 26 Jul, 2017 12:45 Online tributes are pouring in for Celine Dookhran, the 19-year-old whose body was found mutilated and stuffed inside a freezer at a £1.5 million London property. People took to Facebook and Twitter to mourn the “beautiful” young woman’s brutal death. My heart is breaking ...

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Grave robbers targeted Princess Diana’s burial site 4 times, brother reveals

People have been trying to steal from or dig up Princess Diana’s grave, with four attempts being made over the last 20 years, her brother has revealed. Read more Earl Spencer said the decision to bury Diana on an island at Althorp, the Spencer family estate, rather than in the ...

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