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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Brexit: 'If we negotiate with inexperienced staff we'll be taken to the cleaners', says political editor

Brexit: 'If we go into negotiations with rookies the EU will take us to the cleaners', says political editor

'If we negotiate Brexit with rookies we'll be taken to the cleaners'

Ian Dunt spoke to talkRADIO after the Institute for Government thinktank warned that the Brexit process appears 'chaotic and dysfunctional' to outsiders

Ched Evans was almost as big a story as Isis - but people realised he was a decent guy, says father-in-law

'Ched was almost as big a story as Isis, but people saw he was a decent guy'

Karl Massey says footballer and the girl he was convicted of raping were both victims, and the police and CPS were their tormentors

Black Friday

Black Friday must be taken with 'an enormous pinch of salt', advises journalist

Black Friday must be taken with 'an enormous pinch of salt', advises journalist

Harry Wallop had some tips for listeners looking to take advantage of the annual bargain day

Man charged with killing and dismembering a toddler, after he cried over milk

Man charged with killing and dismembering toddler Kyrian Knox after he cried over milk

Man charged with killing and dismembering a toddler after he cried over milk

A man has been charged with killing and dismembering a two-year-old, after the boy wouldn't stop crying because he had drunk milk and was lactose intolerant

Ched Evans could have starred for Wales at Euro 2016 had he just stayed silent, says lawyer

'Ched could have starred at Euro 2016 if he'd stayed silent'

Lawyer Shaun Draycott says there was no evidence that Evans had even had sex with the girl he was found guilty of raping

Ched Evans father-in-law says police wanted to 'catch a big fish' rather than pursue the truth

'Police wanted to catch a big fish, rather than pursue the truth'

Karl Massey said 'it's a dangerous time to be a drunk man' and suggested Evans' fame and celebrity made him a target

Ched Evans bears no ill-will towards woman he was jailed for raping, says his father-in-law

Ched Evans 'bears no grudge towards woman he was jailed for raping'

Karl Massey has given an extraordinary interview this morning on why he stuck by his son-in-law

Lauri Love: 'Extradition treaty is unbalanced because they don't need evidence'

Lauri Love exclusive: 'In America I'd die in detention - that's not right'

Lauri Love exclusive: 'In America I'd die in detention - that's not right'

The 31-year-old spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the cybercrime charges he faces in the United States

'If wages went up, British people may want the jobs of foreign workers', says Migration Watch UK

Britain's foreign workers 'have turned the minimum wage into the maximum wage', says Migration Watch UK

'If wages went up, British people may want the jobs of foreign workers'

Unemployment is now at an 11-year low but 95% of new workers are foreign, according to the Office of National Statistics

Forget John Lewis - People absolutely love the Heathrow Airport Christmas advert

Forget John Lewis - People absolutely love the Heathrow Airport Christmas advert

Forget John Lewis - People love the Heathrow Christmas advert

The advert, called Coming Home For Christmas, has generated a massive outpouring of love on Twitter

Bollywood star Mallika Sherawat is beaten up and tear-gassed in Paris apartment block

Bollywood star Mallika Sherawat tear-gassed in Paris flat just weeks after Kim Kardashian attack

Bollywood star tear-gassed in Paris flat just weeks after Kim Kardashian attack

The international model was beaten up and tear-gassed by three masked men, when she arrived at the residential apartment block

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

Drone in near-miss with Heathrow-bound plane above the Shard

The A320 aircraft and the drone came within 20 metres of each other at a height of 4,900 feet

Sir Norman Bettison blasts Hillsborough Independent Panel report for not being 'open-minded'

Hillsborough Independent Panel report blasted by Sir Norman Bettison

Hillsborough Independent Panel report blasted by Sir Norman Bettison

Sir Norman, a chief inspector in South Yorkshire at the time of the disaster, claims the inquiry was not 'open-minded'

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Trump vs Borat and 'cracking' Meghan Markle - it's the trending review

Trump vs Borat and 'cracking' Meghan Markle - it's the trending review

Sam and guest Dave Chawner began with suitcases and finished with Suits - well, an actress from Suits anyway

'There are issues beyond just the judges in the criminal justice system', says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes far beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

Racial inequality in the justice system goes beyond judges, says MP David Lammy

A review into race and the criminal justice system ordered by David Cameron has suggested BME defendants are more likely to be jailed for some crimes than white defendants

'Everyone’s got a role to play in tackling the social mobility problem', says Social Mobility Commission

'Everyone’s got a role to play in tackling the social mobility problem'

'Everyone’s got a role to play in tackling the social mobility problem'

The Social Mobility Commission has warned that many families on low incomes are being held back by a deep social mobility problem

Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan won't be attending ceremony

Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan won't be attending ceremony

Dylan was named winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature last month but has made little reference to it since

New Zealand earthquake: 100 Brits evacuated from Kaikoura

New Zealand earthquake: 100 Britons evacuated from Kaikoura

New Zealand earthquakes: 100 Britons evacuated from Kaikoura

A navy boat with roughly 450 evacuees arrived in Lyttleton, 100 Britons among them

Israel's Trump supporters faced hellish abuse - but it's all worth it

'Israel's Trump supporters faced hellish abuse - but it's all worth it'

A member of Donald Trump's Israeli campaign team tells us why the Republican's victory is great news for the Israeli people

'It’s really time the people of the Chagos Islands were given justice', says columnist

It’s really time people of the Chagos Islands were given justice, says columnist

'It’s really time the people of the Chagos Islands were given justice'

The Government has ruled that the people who were removed from the Chagos Islands will not be allowed to return

Croydon tram was travelling at three and a half times the speed limit

Croydon tram was travelling at three and a half times the speed limit

Croydon tram was travelling at three and a half times the speed limit

The tram that derailed in Croydon was travelling at three and a half times the speed limit, and travelled 25 metres before stopping

China bans the mocking of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un online

China bans the mocking of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un online

China bans the mocking of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un online

The leader reportedly made a request to stop people from calling him 'Kim Fatty The Third' in Chinese media

George Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn must save us from 'British Donald Trump'

George Galloway: Jeremy Corbyn must save us from 'British Donald Trump'

Galloway says Britain could go the same way as America if the Labour leader doesn't step in and fill the void

Britain's 'deeply corrosive' social mobility problem 'getting worse and not better', says Alan Milburn

Britain's 'deeply corrosive' social mobility problem 'getting worse and not better', says Alan Milburn

Britain's social mobility 'getting worse and not better', says Alan Milburn

The chair of the Social Mobility Commission spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after the State Of The Nation report was released

Abandoned girl leads police to her mother's body in 'love triangle gone bad'

Abandoned girl leads police to her mother's body in 'love triangle gone bad'

Abandoned girl leads police to her mother's body in 'love triangle gone bad'

A five-year-old girl who was abandoned at a bus terminal led police to her home, where they found her mother's body

'Thorny questions on current issues' - Twitter praises Jeremy Corbyn for his performance at PMQs

Jeremy Corbyn praised for beating 'dreadful' Theresa May on Brexit at PMQs

Corbyn praised for beating 'dreadful' May at PMQs

Jeremy Corbyn has been praised for his performance at Prime Minister's Questions today after grilling Theresa May on Brexit

Cuban man uses condoms to catch fish

Cuban man uses condoms to catch fish

Cuban man uses condoms to catch fish

I'll bet you'll never have imagined condoms could be used for this

'Murder on the Tesco Express' - Twitter makes books less attractive

'Murder on the Tesco Express' - Twitter makes books less attractive

'Murder on the Tesco Express' - Twitter makes books less attractive

People on Twitter have been coming up with brand new book titles, to make them that little bit less attractive

Arthur Heeler-Frood: 'Police will have regarded him as vulnerable because of his age, despite his resourcefulness', says former Met Detective

Arthur Heeler-Frood: Boy who went missing because he was 'bored' was hugely selfish, says Hunted star

Boy who went missing because he was 'bored' was selfish, says Hunted star

The 15-year-old schoolboy ran away from home because he was 'bored with his life'

Trevor Phillips: 'All black Americans live in fear of police shooting - we don't want that in the UK'

Trevor Phillips: 'All black Americans fear the police - we don't want that here'

Phillips says racial profiling remains a problem in the UK, particularly in the legal system

'Prediction professor' Allan Lichtman thinks Donald Trump will face impeachment

Donald Trump presidency will end in disgrace, predicts America's most respected political guru

Donald Trump presidency will end in disgrace, predicts US political guru

The man who as successfully predicted every presidential election since 1984 has revealed that he believes Donald Trump is likely to face impeachment

Breast cancer in black women is diagnosed later than white women, according to figures

Breast cancer diagnosed later in black women than white women, according to new figures

Breast cancer diagnosed later in black women than white women, new figures

Figures have suggested that black women are more likely to suffer a late diagnosis than white women, according to analysis from Cancer Research UK and Public Health England

Child abuse inquiry 'is doing a lot of good work' despite negative publicity, says NAPAC founder

Child abuse inquiry member says it's doing lots of good work that gets ignored by negative press

Child abuse inquiry 'is doing a lot of good work' despite negative publicity

NAPAC founder Peter Saunders has urged victims not to lose confidence in the inquiry into historic child sex abuse after the resignation of a high-profile lawyer

London Underground strikes: 'The network is creaking at the seams, we must have more front line staff', says the RMT Union

London Underground strikes: Mick Cash rattled by Julia Hartley-Brewer during feisty exchange

RMT boss Mick Cash rattled by Julia Hartley-Brewer during tube strike debate

London Underground staff have voted to strike over separate disputes about safety, staffing and industrial relations. It is believed that the strikes will take place in the run-up to Christmas

'Children need emotional stability, we shouldn't stigmatise home love', says stay at home mum

Stay-at-home mum criticises new study suggesting children of working mums develop faster

'Children need emotional stability, we shouldn't stigmatise home love'

A new study has claimed that children with stay at home mums develop less social and everyday skills than those whose parents go to work

Parisians to march through French capital on Saturday in demonstration against Donald Trump

Paris to witness huge protest against Donald Trump on Saturday

Paris to witness huge protest against Donald Trump on Saturday

The protest, organised by the Facebook group Paris Against Trump, will begin at 1pm

'Wayne Rooney is finished' - Twitter reacts to the footballer's big night out

'Wayne Rooney is finished' - Twitter reacts to Manchester United star's big night out

'Wayne Rooney is finished' - Twitter reacts to footballer's big night out

Wayne Rooney was spotted partying until 5am in the morning, apparently so drunk he could "hardly speak," reports claim, causing much reaction on Twitter

Lawyers potentially to appeal to Donald Trump to end criminal probe into Julian Assange

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

Could Donald Trump end Julian Assange criminal probe?

The founder of Wikileaks has been facing a sex allegation from Swedish prosecutors

Leading EU executive slams Boris Johnson for 'impossible' Brexit vision

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Boris Johnson's Brexit vision ridiculed by EU executive

Dutch finance minister Jeroen Dijsselbloem firmly stated the UK can't expect unrestrained access to European markets unless it accepts free movement of labour

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Steve Bannon: 'The most terrifying boss you could ever have but a visionary,' says former employee

Steve Bannon is the most terrifying boss you could ever have, says former Breitbart employee

Steve Bannon is 'the most terrifying boss you could ever have - but a visionary'

James Delingpole, executive editor for the London branch of the Breitbart News Network, told talkRADIO Donald Trump's new strategy tsar is a frightening ball of energy - but he's a visionary

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50 by the end of March', says leading journalist

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50 by the end of March', says leading journalist

'The leaked Brexit memo is not untrue, but we will trigger Article 50'

A leaked memo about Brexit has suggested that the Government has no overall plan for leaving the European Union

'Stephen Bannon has been demonised by the media', says political commentator

Democrats should stop attacking Stephen Bannon and suck it up, says political commentator

Democrats 'should stop blasting Stephen Bannon and suck it up'

Stephen Bannon, a former Breitbart executive, has been appointed as Donald Trump's chief strategist

'Sting is like a charisma dementor' - Jon Holmes shares his views on Sting

'Sting is like a charisma dementor' - Jon Holmes shares his views on rock legend

'Sting is like a charisma dementor' - Jon Holmes shares his views on rock legend

Jon Holmes shared his views on Sting

George Galloway: Donald Trump may snub Nicola Sturgeon on UK visit to teach her a lesson

George Galloway: Donald Trump may snub Nicola Sturgeon on UK visit

Galloway says Ms Sturgeon 'probably learned her lesson about interefering in other

Brexit supporter who destroyed burka sculpture is spared jail

Brexit supporter Mikaela Haze spared jail for smashing burka sculpture

Brexit supporter spared jail for smashing burka sculpture

Mikaela Haze ripped the veil from the artwork before pushing it over, shouting "we voted to take our country back," just a few days after the EU referendum

KKK and American Nazis praise Donald Trump for hiring Breitbart executive Stephen Bannon as chief strategist

KKK and American Nazis praise Donald Trump for hiring Stephen Bannon

KKK and American Nazis praise Donald Trump for hiring Stephen Bannon

The Breitbart executive has been hired as Mr Trump's chief strategist

Lauri Love: 'Law's changed on Home Secretary's consideration on human rights', says extradition lawyer

Lauri Love extradition: 'Aspergers defence ruled out because of human rights law changes'

'Lauri Love's key extradition defence won't work because of law changes'

The computer hacker, who has Aspergers, faces 12 counts of computer hacking with a total of 99 years in prison if found guilty in US court

French far-right mob storms migrant centre after Sudanese teen rapes elderly woman [VIDEO]

French far-right mob storms migrant centre after Sudanese teen rapes local woman

Police used tear gas to quell mob after horde of demonstrators breaks into local migrant centre

Woman finds dead rodent sewn into the seam of her new dress

Woman finds dead rodent sewn into the seam of her new dress

Woman finds dead rodent sewn into the seam of her new dress

Cailey Fiesel bought a dress from Zara, but was in for rather a surprise when she found what had been sewn into the dress

Brexit: EU visa-waiver system counters terror only with 'community intelligence', says counter-terror specialist

Brexit: EU's visa-waiver system for British visitors described as 'churlish'

Brexit: EU's visa-waiver system for British visitors described as 'churlish'

Counter-terror specialist Simon Trundle claimed the system will only work with help from communities across the European Union

'So we lose the Maldives, we can live with that' - Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with Baroness Jenny Jones over climate change

'So we lose the Maldives, that's ok' - Julia Hartley-Brewer debates climate change with Green Party's Baroness Jones

Julia Hartley-Brewer clashes with Baroness Jenny Jones over climate change

Scientists are 90% certain that 2016 is likely to be the hottest year on record, according to preliminary data

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff to go on strike

Thousands of London Underground staff have voted to go on strike in separate disputes over staffing, safety and industrial relations

Dementia has often been dismissed it as 'oh well that’s old age', says nurse advisor

Dementia has been confused with simple old age for far too long, says nurse advisor

Dementia 'has been confused with simple old age for far too long'

Dementia, including Alzheimer's has now overtaken heart disease as the leading cause of death in England and Wales

Thought of Donald Trump getting cosy with Vladimir Putin is deeply concerning, says journalist Kate Andrews

Thought of Trump getting cosy with Putin deeply concerning, says journalist

Andrews, a reporter for City AM, also tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that Barack Obama's indecisive foreign policy has left Mr Trump with a dilemma

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