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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Brexit: Article 50 to be triggered by Theresa May today

Brexit: Article 50 triggered by Theresa May

Brexit: Article 50 triggered by Theresa May

The Prime Minister has formally notified the European Union of the beginning of the negotiation period

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Punk icon Johnny Rotten urges everyone to support Donald Trump

Punk icon Johnny Rotten blasts 'pompous left-wingers' and urges everyone to back Donald Trump

Johnny Rotten blasts 'pompous left-wingers' and urges everyone to back Trump

During an interview with Jamie East on Virgin Radio, Johnny Rotten said it is not right to say Trump is a racist and added that there's a terrible attitude in left-wing politics

White House in lockdown over bomb threat

White House in lockdown over bomb threat

Threat confirmed by US Secret Service which says it is 'investigating suspicious package near White House grounds'

Legs-it: 'The headline is not sexist and doesn't make a difference to anything', says caller

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing pretty ladies with nice legs?'

'Legs-it headline isn't sexist - what's wrong with showing nice legs?'

A caller told Alexis Conran that women can't be sexist to other women and the internet is interfering with everyone's lives

Legs-it: 'The Daily Mail's headline was offensive, but they have the right to use it', says former editor

Legs-it: 'The Daily Mail's headline was offensive, but they have the right to use it', says former editor

'The Daily Mail's headline was offensive, but they have the right to use it'

Former editor of the Sunday Mirror believes those in charge of the Daily Mail will be happy about the publicity they have received today

Iceland hospital sets record in maternity ward nine months after win over England at Euro 2016

Iceland hospital sets baby boom record nine months after England Euro 2016 win

Iceland hospital sets baby boom record nine months after England Euro 2016 win

The maternity ward at Landspitali University Hospital used unprecedented levels of pain relief for births last weekend

Nigel Farage has gained traction in America through his friendship with Donald Trump

California independence leader says 'Nigel Farage is not welcome here'

California independence leader says 'Farage is not welcome here'

Louis Marinelli, founder of Yes California, says Farage and his ideology are inimical to California's interests

Spiders 'could eat the entire human population in a year'

Spiders could eat the entire human population in a year, says scientist

Spiders could eat the entire human population in a year, says scientist

Biologists Martin Nyffeler and Klaus Birkhofer have worked out how much food spiders eat in a year, and it's more than you might think

Heart surgeon 'thought victims wouldn't speak out due to his well-deserved renown'

Heart surgeon 'thought sexual assault victims wouldn't speak out because he was too respected'

Surgeon 'thought sex assault victims wouldn't speak because he was so respected'

One of Britain's top heart surgeons has been accused of sexual assault on four women whilst at work over a period of 13 years

Marine A sentence reduced to seven years on grounds of diminished responsibility

Marine A sentence reduced to seven years

Marine A sentence reduced to seven years

Alexander Blackman was jailed for life with a minimum tariff of 10 years for fatally shooting an injured Taliban fighter

Legs-it: Sarah Vine continues her long line of controversial articles

From legsit to feminazis: Sarah Vine's long history of controversial columns

From legsit to feminazis: Sarah Vine's long history of controversial columns

Sarah Vine is currently in the middle of a firestorm - but it's familiar ground for the outspoken Mail columnist

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish independence referendum', says political commentator

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish independence referendum', says political commentator

'Whilst Theresa May is in power there won't be a Scottish referendum'

Theresa May met with Nicola Sturgeon ahead of triggering Article 50 and has repeated her view that there should not be a second Scottish independence referendum until after Brexit

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Marine Le Pen to lose French election, according to polls

Emmanuel Macron would appear to be set to for a win over the Front National leader in a new poll released on Tuesday

'Hi wobot' - Girl decides broken water heater is robot that needs a friend

'Hi wobot' - Girl decides broken water heater is robot that needs a friend

'Hi wobot' - Girl decides broken water heater is robot that needs a friend

An adorable video shows a small child greeting and hugging a broken water heater, as she believes it is a robot

Westminster: 'The enemy we’re fighting is a different monster altogether', says Quilliam Foundation's Adam Deen

Former Islamist says 'attacks like Westminster will become part of our day-to-day life'

Former Islamist says Westminster-style attacks 'will become part of daily life'

Adam Deen, director of the Quilliam Foundation and a former member of al-Muhajiroun, spoke to Paul Ross as the investigation into the Westminster attacks continues

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen with mocking Brexit tweet

Tommy Robinson reopens feud with Lily Allen with mocking Brexit tweet

Tommy Robinson has tweeted Lily Allen with a video of a woman dressed in an EU flag dancing to her music

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

Teenager in serious condition after being hit by carnival float

A 19-year-old suffered trauma to the spine, a haemorrhage and suspected bone marrow injuries after being hit by a carnival float in northern Italy

The Daily Mail has caused yet more controversy with its latest headline

Legs-it: Baroness Jenny Jones blasts 'outrageously sexist' Daily Mail over headline

Baroness Jenny Jones blasts 'outrageously sexist' Daily Mail over 'Legs-it'

Jones, the former Deputy Mayor of London, spoke about the incendiary headline with James Max

'I'd boycott them if I didn't think they were already scum' - Twitter furious over Daily Mail 'Legs-it' headline

'I'd boycott them if I didn't already think they were scum' - Twitter furious over Daily Mail 'Legs-it' headline

Daily Mail accused of sexism and misogyny over 'Legs-it' headline

The Mail ran a picture of Theresa May and Nicola Sturgeon at their Monday meeting in Glasgow, with the caption asking 'who won legs-it?'

David Davis firmly states UK won't pay £50 billion EU divorce bill

David Davis firmly states UK won't pay £50 billion EU 'divorce bill'

David Davis firmly states UK won't pay £50 billion EU 'divorce bill'

The Brexit Secretary made his stance clear in an appearance on BBC Question Time

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too', says former counter-terrorism officer

WhatsApp terror row: 'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

'If security services can access encrypted messages, hackers can too'

Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said intelligence services must be able to access relevant information on encrypted messaging services such as WhatsApp, but some believe this would not be safe

WATCH: Employee slaps customer for 'pointing out cockroaches in coffee shop'

WATCH: Employee slaps customer for 'pointing out cockroaches in coffee shop'

WATCH: Employee slaps customer for 'pointing out cockroaches in coffee shop'

A video shows an employee at Cafe Coffee Day in New Delhi who slaps a customer after he points out cockroaches

'Willy Wonka and the planning application' - Twitter comes up with film prequels

'Willy Wonka and the planning application': Twitter starts dreaming up prequels

'Willy Wonka and the planning application': Twitter starts dreaming up prequels

Twitter users have been busy discussing films today, particularly what it would be like if they all had prequels

Hugh Lanning says he was deported by Israeli officials

I was the first victim of Israel's new deportation law - but they won't silence me

'I was kicked out of Israel - but they won't stop me demanding justice'

Hugh Lanning, chair of the Palestinian Solidarity Campaign, recounts his humiliating ordeal at Ben Gurion Airport

Donald Trump's election victory ignited fierce protests in California

Calexit: If Nigel Farage thinks California wants his brand of independence, he may be sorely mistaken

Nigel Farage could be walking into disaster by backing Californian independence

Many people in California want independence - but for reasons diametrically opposed to those of Farage and Arron Banks

Two arrested for 'smuggling cocaine in fake bananas'

Two arrested for 'smuggling cocaine in fake bananas'

Two arrested for 'smuggling cocaine in fake bananas'

In amongst real bananas in a banana shipment, police discovered 57 fake bananas made of resin filled with 7 kilograms of cocaine in total, cocaine was also stored in the flaps of cardboard boxes

Kerensa Jennings reveals details on her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

Kerensa Jennings reveals details of her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

Kerensa Jennings reveals details of her debut novel 'Seas Of Snow'

The writer and TV producer swung by the studio to discuss her new book with Penny Smith

BBC presenter Simon Reeve on his new TV series about Turkey

BBC presenter Simon Reeve on his new TV series about Turkey

BBC presenter Simon Reeve on his new TV series about Turkey

The BBC presenter's new BBC Two series, 'Turkey with Simon Reeve', explores the country in a series of instalments

'We are at war', Tommy Robinson tells Jonny Gould after Westminster attack

'We are at war', says right-wing firebrand Tommy Robinson after Westminster attack

'We are at war', says right-wing firebrand Tommy Robinson after Westminster

Our host spoke to the founder of the English Defence League in the wake of the attack on Westminster

Alexei Navalny is arrested again - but what else has he been previously arrested for?

Putin's enemy number 1: The many arrests of Alexei Navalny

Putin's enemy number 1: The many arrests of Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny was arrested again this week for taking part in a demonstration, but this is nothing new to the Russian opposition leader

UK to get EU support over WhatsApp debate in the wake of Westminster

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

Amber Rudd likely to get EU backing over WhatsApp terror row

The UK Government has been fighting to see Khalid Masood's final WhatsApp message, sent minutes before he committed the atrocity

'The Tories will fail on immigration and UKIP will become more popular', says UKIP's Neil Hamilton

'UKIP isn't dying - we're still doing better than Labour' says Neil Hamilton

'UKIP isn't dying - we're still doing better than Labour' says Neil Hamilton

UKIP's only MP Douglas Carswell has announced that he will be leaving the party to become an independent, but Neil Hamilton isn't worried about the future of the party

Isis claims key Raqqa dam on brink of collapse, tweets picture of wrecked control room

Isis claims key Raqqa dam on brink of collapse, tweets picture of wrecked control room

Isis claims key Raqqa dam on brink of collapse

Terror group has reportedly told local residents to evacuate their homes due to damage sustained by the dam

Hundreds flocked to support the UAF in its counter-demonstration on Saturday

White Pride March: Anti-fascists claim victory over 'pathetic Nazi rump' in Edinburgh

White Pride March: Anti-fascists claim victory over 'Nazi rump' in Edinburgh

Unite Against Fascism claims 400 people came to support its counter-demo - while only 29 'pathetic Nazis' joined the actual march

Hamas reopen sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader

Hamas reopens sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader Mazen Faqha

Hamas reopens sections of Gaza border after assassination of leader

Mazen Faqha was killed on Friday, resulting in the Erez crossing being completely closed on Sunday

United Airlines criticised for not allowing girls to wear leggings on flight

United Airlines accused of 'sexualising young girls' in leggings row

United Airlines accused of 'sexualising young girls' in leggings row

Two girls were forbidden from travelling on a flight from Denver to Minneapolis because they did not comply with the dress code

Terrorism fears caused visitor numbers to drop in London last year

London tourism plunges on terrorism fears

London tourism plunges on terrorism fears

In 2016 one million fewer people visited the Natural History Museum, the British Museum and the Victoria and Albert Museum than in 2015

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to understand risks of opening up encryption', says tech specialist Tom Cheesewright

Whatsapp Terror Row: 'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

'Amber Rudd doesn't seem to realise risk of opening up encryption'

Tech specialist Tom Cheesewright spoke to James Max about the risks the Home Secretary is creating if security services are able to bypass WhatsApp encryption

Restaurant owner speaks to Paul Ross about his efforts to help emergency services after Westminster attack

Westminster attacks: Restaurant owner Ibrahim Dogus explains why he fed hundreds of workers for free

Restaurateur explains why he fed scores of workers for free after London attacks

Ibrahim Dogus and his staff fed huge numbers of emergency service personnel working in the aftermath of the terror attack, without charge

Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit ultimatum to Theresa May leads to accusations of sabotaging the upcoming negotiations

Jeremy Corbyn accused of sabotaging Brexit with 'unrealistic' ultimatum

Jeremy Corbyn accused of sabotaging Brexit with 'unrealistic' ultimatum

Mr Corbyn said Labour MPs would only vote for a deal which grants unfettered access to the single market

Theresa May to halt Nicola Sturgeon's plans for Indyref 2 ahead of Article 50 triggering

Theresa May to tell Nicola Sturgeon once and for all: No new independence referendum before Brexit

May to tell Sturgeon once and for all: No new referendum before Brexit

The Prime Minister and Scottish First Minister are to meet two days ahead of the formal triggering of Article 50

Arron Banks 'has said incredibly unfortunate things on social media', says UKIP Chairman Paul Oakden

UKIP chair dismisses Nigel Farage return and blasts Arron Banks for Douglas Carswell 'mentally ill' slur

UKIP chair dismisses Nigel Farage return and blasts Arron Banks

UKIP chairman Paul Oakden said Banks' social media posts were 'unfortunate' and 'our relationship with him is under review'

Podcast: The Radio Hustle with Alexis Conran - Saturday March 25

Podcast: The Radio Hustle with Alexis Conran - Saturday March 25

Podcast: The Radio Hustle with Alexis Conran - Saturday March 25

Check out the latest highlights from Alexis Conran

Brexit campaigner Gina Miller says she's always thought of herself as super woman

Brexit crusader Gina Miller: 'I always saw myself as Super Woman'

Brexit crusader Gina Miller: 'I always saw myself as Super Woman'

Brexit campaigner Gina Miller has called on the public to 'keep an eye' on the Government as the take us out of the European Union

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Westminster attack: Asian presenter Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Westminster attack: Asian presenter Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Westminster attack: Yasmeen Khan says 'I always pray it's not a Muslim'

Our British Asian presenter delivered a passionate monologue about this week's atrocities on her talkRADIO show

Savannah cat tranquilised after residents spot it roaming around New Jersey

Savannah cat tranquilised after residents spot it roaming around New Jersey

Savannah cat tranquilised after residents spot it roaming around New Jersey

Savannah cat is a cross between a domestic cat and the serval, a large wild African cat

The Kardashians may be about to get their own cartoon series

The Kardashians may be about to get their own kartoon series

The Kardashians may be about to get their own kartoon series

Kris Jenner is reportedly pitching an animated television series which will feature the Kardashian family, and Kim Kardashian has also been in talks

#rednoseday starts trending on Twitter ahead of Comic Relief

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

#rednoseday: Britain's dogs dress up for the occasion

It's been a rough week for the UK, so a little comic relief is very welcome

Nicola Sturgeon is determined to force another referendum on Scottish independence

Can Nicola Sturgeon legally hold an independence referendum?

Can Nicola Sturgeon legally hold an independence referendum?

As debate continues to rage in Scotland, we weigh up whether the Scottish Parliament has the legal right to call a new vote without Westminster's consent

Police have made a string of arrests since Wednesday's attacks

Westminster attack: Man arrested just yards from former Factory Records HQ in Manchester

Westminster attack: Man arrested just yards from former Factory Records HQ

Arrest took place overnight in leafy Manchester suburb of West Didsbury, it has emerged

Marine Le Pen has a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Marine Le Pen meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow

Russian media is reporting the Russian government reserves the right to meet with any politician

Belgian prosecutors charge Antwerp driver with attempted terrorism

Belgian prosecutors charge Antwerp driver with attempted terrorism

Belgian prosecutors charge Antwerp driver with attempted terrorism

Police in Belgium arrested a man who was driving at a crowd one day after a high-profile terror attack in London

Fancy a flight to North Korea? Well, here's your chance

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Air Koryo is to start operating flights from Dandong International Airport in China

Anti-fascists plan to halt white pride march in Edinburgh

Neo-Nazis holding 'White Pride' march in Edinburgh - and anti-fascists vow to stop it

Anti-fascists plan to halt white pride march in Edinburgh

White nationalists are planning walk through Edinburgh in what they call 'white pride world wide day,' but Unite Against Fascism say they will try to stop the march

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