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Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Nearly £21 million has been spent keeping Grenfell Tower survivors in hotel rooms, new figures suggest

Kensington MP: Amount spent on Grenfell survivor hotels enough to 'build tower three times'

Amount spent on Grenfell survivor hotels enough to 'build tower three times'

Nearly £21 million has been spent keeping Grenfell Tower survivors in hotel rooms, new figures suggest

Monday, March 19, 2018

Monday, March 19, 2018

Neil Basu, praised the public’s willingness to act in response to last year’s unprecedented rise in terrorist activity

Counter Terrorism Chief: Public is highly effective intelligence source

Counter Terrorism Chief: Public is highly effective intelligence source

Launch of new anti-terror film and online tool will help foil more plots, says new Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations

May hit back at Vladimir Putin's dismissal of the British Government claims

Russian state was culpable for Salisbury poisoning, says May

Russian state culpable for Salisbury poisoning, says Theresa May

Russian state had "capability, motive and intent" to carry out attack, according to the Prime Minister

Patrik Gunar was jailed for three years for the shocking attack

Mugger weeps in dock after being jailed for attack on 12-year-old

Mugger weeps in dock after being jailed for attack on 12-year-old

Attacker Patrik Gunar was caught after footage of his crime was widely shared online

David Davis (left) and the EU's chief negotiator Michel Barnier

'Decisive step' towards Brexit has been taken, says EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier

'Decisive step' towards Brexit taken, says EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier

The EU chief presented an agreement alongside Brexit Secretary David Davis that he claims will see Brexit move forward

 Landkey Primary School in Barnstaple was among the schools targeted

'Targeting children is not a pleasant thing,' says headmaster after nationwide school bomb threats

'Targeting children is not pleasant,' says headmaster after bomb threats

400 schools around the UK received a hoax bomb threat on Monday

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Woman jailed for fraud after taking money from victim she was caring for

Woman jailed for fraud after taking money from victim she was caring for

Woman jailed for fraud after taking money from victim she was caring for

Lesley Smith was supposed to look after the finances of an elderly woman, however used the money herself

Topman 'Hillsborough' top shows 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman 'Hillsborough' top shows 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman has shown 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman has stoped selling a top which appeared to reference the Hillsborough disaster

The bodies were found at Twickenham and Birling Gap

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while rest of family fell from height, police say

Family death mystery: Mother stabbed while husband, sons fell from height

Officers gave an update after police found the bodies in near-simultaneous discoveries in Twickenham and East Sussex on March 5.

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 16: Russia, poisoning and the new James Bond film

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 16: Russia, poisoning and the new James Bond film

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 16

With Katie Perrior away, Mike Graham hosted the show alone

Protestors in Madrid clash with security forces over death of immigrant

Protestors in Madrid clash with security forces over death of immigrant

Protestors in Madrid clash with security forces over death of immigrant

Security forces had stones thrown at them by the protestors who also set fire to bins as well as a motorbike

Saira Khan: '£50m to teach immigrants English? They should learn it off their own back'

Saira Khan: '£50m to teach immigrants English? They should learn it off their own back'

'£50m to teach immigrants English? They should learn it off their own back'

talkRADIO hosts says it's a nonsense that we're paying for immigrants to learn the language

Parents in Afghanistan name baby after Donald Trump

Parents in Afghanistan name baby after Donald Trump

Parents in Afghanistan name baby after Donald Trump

The father said he thought the name may affect his son's personality and behaviour

Parsons Green bucket bomber Ahmed Hassan convicted of attempted murder

Parsons Green bucket bomber Ahmed Hassan convicted of attempted murder

Parsons Green bucket bomber Ahmed Hassan convicted of attempted murder

Hassan found guilty at the Old Bailey

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrants in England should go back home

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrants in England should go back home

George Galloway says the 'nest' of Russian immigrant in England should leave

George Galloway says there's every possibility the poisoning of Sergei Skripal was done by a Russian

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

The top had the number 96 on it as well as a rose and the phrase 'what goes around comes back around'

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues on looks

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues on looks

Former advertising executive apologises for email ranking female colleagues

The email was sent on the man's last day working for The&Partnership in London

Former SNP councillor guilty of sending racist texts following Paris terror attacks

Former SNP councillor guilty of sending racist texts following Paris terror attacks

Former SNP councillor guilty of sending racist texts

Craig Melville sent the texts to a woman he was having an affair with

Egyptian student's family say her death could have been prevented by police in Nottingham

Egyptian student's family say her death could have been prevented by police in Nottingham

Egyptian student's family say her death could have been prevented by police

Mariam Moustafa was left in a coma after a street assault in February and passed away this week

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign over Islamophobic comment

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign over Islamophobic comment

Humza Yousaf calls for Labour councillor Jim Dempster to resign

Scottish Transport Secretary Humza Yousaf has said he is 'insulted and deeply shocked'

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Thursday, March 15, 2018

One injured and one missing as firefighters battling huge fire at chemical plant in Texas

One injured, one missing as firefighters battle huge fire at chemical plant in Texas

One injured, one missing as huge fire chemical plant in Texas burns

Witnesses said they heard several explosions at the plant

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 14: Special bumper Russian edition featuring Alexander Nekrassov

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 15: Russia special featuring Alexander Nekrassov

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 15

Mike Graham was joined by former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov

Lyndon Smith had an argument over 'pool rules'

Midlands man jailed for life for stabbing rival pool player to death

Midlands man jailed for life for stabbing rival pool player to death

Lyndon Smith stabbed John Joyce to death in row over 'pool rules'

Msokeri claimed to have lost her husband at Grenfell - even though she isn't married

Grenfell Tower 'survivor' Joyce Msokeri found guilty of fraud

Grenfell Tower 'survivor' Joyce Msokeri found guilty of fraud

Msokeri posed as survivor and invented a dead husband to boost her claim

Winter isn't over yet as snow heads for the UK once again

After Storm Emma and the beast from the east, more snow set to hit UK

After Storm Emma and the beast from the east, more snow set to hit UK

A cold front is heading to the UK from Poland which is expected to bring ice, snow and strong winds

The incident took place in Chadwell Heath

Murder probe launched after teenager chased down and stabbed to death by East London gang

Murder probe launched after teen chased and stabbed to death in East London

Police were called at approximately 10.30pm on Wednesday March 14 to reports of an assault on Padnell Road

United Airlines flies pet dog to Japan by mistake

United Airlines flies pet dog to Japan by mistake - after puppy died on earlier flight

US airline flies dog to Japan by mistake - after puppy died on earlier flight

The German shepherd as supposed to be taken to Kansas

Yvonne Ridley visited several prisons during her time in the country

'Assad's torturers morph from monsters to doting fathers in seconds': Yvonne Ridley on the horrors of Syria's prisons

Yvonne Ridley reveals the horrors of Syria's prisons

Ridley recently visited a number of Syria's infamous prisons and has revealed her experiences to talkRADIO

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

'Balderdash' - Mike Graham and former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov clash over Sergei Skripal poisoning

Former Kremlin advisor says it's nonsense to blame Russia for spy poisoning

Mike Graham accused former Kremlin advisor Alexander Nekrassov of saying Russia's never done anything wrong

Chelsea lost 3-0 at the Camp Nou last night

Chelsea fans 'injured by police' before Barcelona Champions League match

Chelsea fans 'injured by police' before Barcelona Champions League match

Footage shows travelling fans being attacked with batons after mocking Catalan independence

Hit and run suspect buried car in back garden in attempt to hide from police

Hit-and-run suspect buried car in back garden in attempt to hide from police

Hit-and-run suspect buried car in back garden in attempt to hide from police

A man suspected of hitting three people has been detained by police in China

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Bearded Egyptian belly dancer protests against treatment of LGBT people

Shrouk El-Attara wears the beard to highlight the problems people who are LGBT face in Egypt

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

Indonesian province may introduce beheading as punishment for murder

The province Aceh is the only one in the country to be run under sharia law

Sergei Skripal: Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Sergei Skripal: Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Gavin Williamson to announce British troops vaccination against anthrax

Gavin Williamson is to give his first keynote speech since becoming Secretary of State last year

Jeremy Corbyn has been widely criticised for his criticism of May in the Commons yesterday

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

'Jeremy Corbyn was wrong to question Theresa May over Sergei Skripal response'

Former ambassador Sir Christopher Meyer said it was not appropriate for Corbyn to speak out once the Government had decided its position

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Theresa May has announced the expulsion of 23 Russian diplomats

'We're entering a deep freeze with Russia after Theresa May speech'

'We're entering a deep freeze with Russia'

Journalist Roger Boyes said any kind of high-level relationship is now over

The incident took place when Vasquez was playing for the Corpus Christi Hooks

US baseball player caught on camera battering girlfriend

US baseball player caught on camera battering girlfriend

CCTV footage caught Vasquez, 24, repeatedly slapping and grabbing his girlfriend as they walked down a flight of stairs in Corpus Christi, Texas

Several people invaded the pitch during West Ham's match with Burnley

West Ham to pay for heavy police presence to prevent repeat of Burnley violence

West Ham to pay for heavy police presence to prevent repeat of Burnley violence

Club bosses are thought to be unhappy with stewards and want additional security presence

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 14

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 14

Mike Graham's daily podcast

Donald Trump's moves simply can't be predicted with any degree of confidence, says Alan Friedman

Most people think Donald Trump is unhinged, says US journalist

'Trump is out of control and we can't predict how he'll react to UK-Russia spat'

Alan Friedman says we can't guarantee that Trump will react sensibly to Theresa May's attack on Vladimir Putin

Three Court of Appeal judges finished analysing evidence on Wednesday, after a two-day hearing in London

Barristers representing aristocrat in divorce battle working for free

Barristers representing aristocrat in divorce battle working for free

Charles Villiers and Emma Villiers, who are both in their 50s and lived together in Dumbarton before separating, are embroiled in a dispute about whether their arguments over money should be held in an English or Scottish divorce court.

Rex Tillerson has been removed as Donald Trump's Secretary of State

'We're now entering a new Trumpian era after Rex Tillerson sacking'

'We're now entering a new Trumpian era after Rex Tillerson sacking'

Brian Klass 'there may be more Trump in international diplomacy' now Tillerson has gone

May's deadline to Russia has passed

Sergei Skripal: Theresa May expels 23 diplomats, announces World Cup boycott

Theresa May expels 23 diplomats, announces World Cup boycott

Russia says it 'won't accept the language of ultimatum'

It has emerged that Claire Foy earns less than co-star Matt Smith

The Crown pay row: It's ridiculous that Claire Foy earns less than Matt Smith, says talkRADIO's Harriet Minter

Can Netflix justify paying Claire Foy less than Matt Smith for The Crown?

Harriet Minter says the disparity simply 'does not stack up'

Victims say the Parole Board should have considered "wider allegations" against Worboys

Parole Board acknowledges 'serious suffering' of John Worboys victims

Parole Board acknowledges 'serious suffering' of John Worboys victims

Parole Board speaks during landmark High Court action to prevent 'black cab rapist's' release from jail

Merkel is leading a fragile coalition threatened on both sides

Angela Merkel elected German Chancellor for fourth term

Angela Merkel elected German Chancellor for fourth term

Merkel to continue 13-year reign as chancellor by leading fragile coalition

Stephen Hawking has died aged 76

Stephen Hawking dies: 'He was an incredibly gifted communicator'

'Stephen Hawking was an incredibly gifted communicator'

Astrophysicist Robert Massey pays tribute to the late, great Stephen Hawking

Stephen Hawking, one of Britain's greatest minds, has died

Stephen Hawking dies: Britain pays tribute to one of its greatest

Britain pays to tribute to Stephen Hawking, one of its all-time greats

Physicist dies aged 76 after long battle with ALS

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Annie Machon says she is fearful about her own safety in light of the Sergei Skripal affair

Sergei Skripal: Ex-MI5 agent says intelligence agencies dropped the ball

Sergei Skripal: Ex-MI5 agent says intelligence agencies dropped the ball

Annie Machon says recent events have made her fearful for her own safety

'Food industry should be hit with a sledgehammer, it's poisoning us', says Eamonn Holmes

'Food industry should be hit with a sledgehammer, it's poisoning us', says Eamonn Holmes

'Food industry should be hit with a sledgehammer', says Eamonn Holmes

A survey by Action on Salt found some Chinese ready meals contain more than half an adult's daily allowance for salt

Doctors discover air pocket in man's head where part of his brain should be

Doctors discover air pocket in man's head where part of his brain should be

Doctors discover air pocket in man's head where part of his brain should be

It is thought the air pocket may have been caused by a benign bone tumour

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 13: Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump and comedian Patrick Monahan

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham, March 13: Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump and comedian Patrick Monahan

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: March 13

Mike Graham is joined once more by Rachel Johnson sitting in for Katie Perrior

The Millennial Railcard website has reportedly crashed due to exceptional demand

Millennial Railcard scheme is a 'PR stunt gone wrong'

Millennial Railcard scheme is a 'PR stunt gone wrong'

Ellie Phillips spoke to Mike Graham and Johnson after the new website for the discounted youth rail scheme crashed, piling fresh embarrassment upon the government and Philip Hammond

The tower caught fire in mid-June

'Fake Grenfell Tower survivor' thought she was untouchable, court hears

'Fake Grenfell Tower survivor' thought she was untouchable, court hears

Joyce Msokeri stands accused of fabricating family loss to claim food, clothing and room at Hilton

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