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Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

Commander Chris Hadfield talks to Julia Hartley-Brewer about his time in space and new book

Astronaut Chris Hadfield talks to Julia Hartley-Brewer about his time in space and new book

Astronaut Chris Hadfield on his time in space and his new book

The astronaut told Julia Hartley-Brewer about his experiences

Ukip Steven Woolfe brawl: Mike Hookem admits 'scuffle' but denies punches were thrown

Mike Hookem admits 'scuffle' with Steven Woolfe but denies punches were thrown

Hookem says the incident was nothing more than 'two people grappling'

Jeremy Corbyn is trying to say 'it's all lovely and diverse' with the appointment of Dawn Butler, says Telegraph editor

'Jeremy Corbyn and his faction wouldn't let Tony Blair anywhere near Labour - they view him as Satan'

'Corbyn's faction wouldn't allow Blair to come back - they view him as Satan'

The Telegraph's assistant comment editor Asa Bennett said Corbyn has turned Labour into a joke but Blair's only chance of a comeback is through a breakaway party.

Ukip crisis: 'These people have lost the thing that binds them together', says former head of media

Ukip Steven Woolfe brawl shows Brexit has torn the party apart, says former Nigel Farage aide

Steven Woolfe brawl shows Brexit has torn Ukip apart, says former Farage aide

Ukip's former head of Media Alex Phillips spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer in the wake of the events in Strasbourg which have rocked the party

'I think Jeremy Corbyn is reaching out to members from all sides', in his front bench reshuffle, says MP Dawn Butler

LISTEN Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow BME minister Dawn Butler suffers car-crash interview with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Jeremy Corbyn's new shadow minister Dawn Butler has car-crash interview

Jeremy Corbyn has reshuffled his front bench, appointing Dawn Butler as the new shadow minister for diverse communities

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone explosion forces Southwest plane evacuation in America

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone explosion forces Southwest plane evacuation in America

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone explosion forces Southwest plane evacuation in US

The phone is thought to be among those replaced after a mass recall by the software giant

Ban called on cartoon cat by politicians and activists in India and Pakistan

Japanese robot cat Doraemon outlawed in India and Pakistan for 'corrupting kids'

Japanese robot cat outlawed in India and Pakistan for 'corrupting kids'

It is claimed the cartoon cat Doraemon corrupts children by encouraging them to misbehave at school and at home

Ukip brawl: Steven Woolfe 'offers hand of friendship' to Mike Hookem, says colleague Nathan Gill

Ukip brawl: Steven Woolfe 'offers hand of friendship' to Mike Hookem, says colleague Nathan Gill

Ukip brawl: Steven Woolfe 'offers hand of friendship' to Mike Hookem

Woolfe is apparently attempting reconciliation with Hookem, although the latter denies throwing punch yesterday

Part of the missing flight MH370 is found in Mauritius

Part of missing flight MH370 is found in Mauritius

Part of missing flight MH370 is found in Mauritius

Part of the wing of missing flight MH370 has been found in Mauritius, two and a half years after the flight went missing with 239 passengers and crew on board

Steven Woolfe: Inquiry into Ukip fight might not discover what happened, warns party chairman

Steven Woolfe: Ukip chairman warns truth might never emerge after Mike Hookem denies throwing punch

Steven Woolfe: Ukip chairman warns truth might never emerge

Steven Woolfe is now recovering after a fight collapsing in the European Parliament

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Thursday, October 6, 2016

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

'We shouldn't turn our backs on fracking', says leading scientific author

Fracking has been given the green light at at Cuadrilla's Preston New Road site at Little Plimpton, a decision which has prompted widespread criticism

'Steven Woolfe's altercation was over him considering joining the Conservatives a few years ago', says Ukip's Neil Hamilton

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe provoked Strasbourg brawl over Tory defection dispute, claims Neil Hamilton

Steven Woolfe provoked fight which caused his injury, says Neil Hamilton

Steven Woolfe is recovering in hospital after an altercation at a meeting of the party's MEPs earlier today

Jon Holmes is joined by a 'Fake Sheikh'

Jon Holmes is joined by a 'Fake Sheikh'

Jon Holmes is joined by a 'Fake Sheikh'

Jon Holmes found out more about being a 'Fake Sheikh' after Mazher Mahmood's conviction

Steven Woolfe releases statement while recovering from alleged fight

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe says he's 'feeling brighter and happier' after fight in Strasbourg

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe says he's 'feeling brighter and happier' after fight

The Ukip leadership favourite is being kept overnight as a provision

White Lives Matter - a growing hate movement in the United States of America

White Lives Matter: The children of the KKK who want to 'fight anti-white genocide'

White Lives Matter: The children of the KKK who believe whites are under attack

Events such as Charlotte have allowed a new white supremacist group to gain traction - and no-one knows how big it will grow

Honda team up with specialists to create a 3D printed car

Honda team up with specialists to create 3D printed car

Honda team up with specialists to create 3D printed car

The 'micro commuter', which has space for a driver and the goods they are delivering, took a whole month of solid printing to create

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'conscious and recovering' after collapsing following fight in Strasbourg

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'conscious and recovering' after collapsing following fight in Strasbourg

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'conscious and recovering' after collapsing

Woolfe collapsed following a reported 'altercation' with his fellow MEPs

Istanbul rocked by blast near police station

Istanbul rocked by blast near police station

At least one person injured in explosion, according to reports

Ukip Stephen Woolfe attack: Meet Mike Hookem, the former soldier caught up in Strasbourg scuffle

Stephen Woolfe attack: Meet Mike Hookem, the soldier turned Brexit hardliner

Hookem has previously courted controversy for his views on migrants and Isis - now he faces further scrutiny

'Wolf whistling is not intended as a compliment, but to show off to others', says journalist

Joanna Lumley completely wrong to condone wolf-whistling, says feminist writer Abi Wilkinson

Joanna Lumley is completely wrong on wolf-whistling, says feminist writer

Wilkinson said the former Avengers star was wrong and suggested wolf-whistling should be 'socially unacceptable'

Dame Esther Rantzen calls for cyberbulling to end after grieving mother's open letter to bullies

Esther Rantzen demands end to cyberbulling after mother's tragic letter

Esther Rantzen demands end to cyberbulling after mother's tragic letter

The journalist was responding to the letter a mum wrote about the death of her son, who was bullied for years

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'being treated for possible bleeding on the brain after being hit on head' - Sky

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'being treated for possible bleeding on the brain after being hit on head' - Sky

Ukip MEP Steven Woolfe 'being treated for possible bleeding on the brain' - Sky

Ukip sources quoted as saying Woolfe is suffering internal bleeding following altercation at party meeting in Strasbourg

Burglary suspect burned alive by mob in Mexican drug cartel heartland

Burglary suspect burned alive by mob in Mexican drug cartel heartland

Suspected thief was brutally beaten and then set on fire in the city of Matatlan

Ukip leadership hopeful Steven Woolfe 'in serious condition after altercation at party meeting' says Nigel Farage

Ukip leader hopeful 'in serious condition after altercation at party meeting'

Altercation reportedly took place at meeting of Ukip MEPs in Strasbourg

'Education must deter young people' from knife crime, says campaigner Theresa Cave

Knife crime epidemic must be tackled with education, says campaigner Theresa Cave

Knife crime epidemic must be tackled with education, says campaigner

Cave has campaigned tirelessly against knife crime since her own teenage son was murdered in 2003

'Fake Sheikh': 'There’s now a platform for others to come forward and say the same thing happened to us', says leading barrister

Tulisa's barrister says Fake Sheikh conviction will allow Sven Goran Eriksson and others to come forward

Tulisa's barrister says Fake Sheikh conviction may allow others to come forward

Jeremy Dein was speaking after 'Fake Sheikh' Mazher Mahmood was found guilty of conspiring to pervert the course of justice

Ukip leadership hopeful Steven Woolfe collapses in European Parliament - reports

Ukip leadership hopeful Steven Woolfe 'collapses in European Parliament'

Cause of collapse yet to be clarified

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey taken to hospital with police escort in Glasgow

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey taken to hospital with police escort in Glasgow

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey taken to hospital with police escort

The nurse fell ill this morning and has been taken to hospital with a police escort

'On Australia Day, it's common to see people in swimming trunks' - 'Budgie nine' Australian men cautioned after stripping off at Malaysian Grand Prix

'Aussie nine' budgie smuggler gang freed after lawyer claims 'it's normal for Australian men to walk around in their pants'

Australian strippers escape jail for budgie smuggler stunt during Malaysian GP

The lawyer claimed that 'on Australia Day, it's common to see people walking around in bikinis and swimming trunks'

'Theresa May's combination of ideas might work for us', says Nick de Bois

'Theresa May doesn't have an ideology, she has a mission' says former Tory MP Nick de Bois

'Theresa May doesn't have an ideology, she has a mission' says former Tory MP

Former MP praised Mrs May's hour-long speech yesterday at the Conservative Party Conference

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

Kylie Minogue won't marry until same-sex marriage is legal in Australia

The pop superstar and her fiance have been engaged since February

UK should have more children to curb immigration, says Ukip MEP David Coburn

Ukip MEP David Coburn's answer to immigration problem: 'UK couples should have more kids'

Ukip MEP says British couples should have more kids to curb immigration

The MEP also endorses Steven Woolfe for the next leader of Ukip

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of rebranding the Tories into UKIP after speech

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of turning the Tories into Ukip

Nigel Farage accuses Theresa May of turning the Tories into Ukip

Ukip may be in crisis, but Farage claims the party has 'changed the entire gravity of British politics'

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Elizabeth Jones 'may well' run in the next Ukip leadership election, as Diane James has been 'somewhat of a disappointment'

Liz Jones says she 'may well' run in next Ukip leadership election to replace 'disappointing' Diane James

Liz Jones says she 'may well' run in next Ukip leadership election

Jones said James, who stepped down yesterday after just 18 days in charge of Ukip, had no policies and didn't engage with colleagues

All-female Gaza aid boat 'loses contact' with base, claims Israeli attack

All-female Gaza aid boat 'loses contact' with base, claims Israeli attack

Boat of female activists, including an Olympic volleyball player and Nobel peace laureate, claimed they were 'breaking the siege' on Gaza

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to an article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

Buzzfeed hacked by OurMine group in response to Saudi teen article

The website was hacked by OurMine, after they posted an article about a Saudi teenager allegedly involved in the group

Joey Barton charged with betting on 44 football matches

Joey Barton charged with betting on 44 football matches

Rangers midfielder was charged by the Scottish Football Association this afternoon

Ukip crisis, the inside story: Former Nigel Farage aide reveals the truth behind the party's shocking decline

Former Nigel Farage aide reveals inside story behind Ukip's shocking decline

Defector Alex Phillips tells talkRADIO the full, brutal truth about the schisms, schemes and squabbles which have reduced the party to ruins

Donald Trump's hilarious retweets

'Tim Kaine looks like an evil crook' and other nasty Donald Trump tweets

'Tim Kaine looks like an evil crook' and other nasty Donald Trump tweets

If you think the Tim Kaine retweet was bad, check out what Trump had to say about Ebola, fat people and Kristen Stewart

Archeologists discover an ancient cannabis burial shroud

Archeologists find ancient cannabis burial shroud

Archeologists discover an ancient cannabis burial shroud

The discovery of an ancient cannabis burial shroud was made in in China's Turpan Basin, of an approximately 35 year old man with Caucasian features

Two Belgian police officers stabbed in incident that 'could be terror-related'

Two Belgian police officers stabbed in incident that 'could be terror-related'

Incident comes on same day train station was evacuated over terror threat

When to view the five planets visible in the October night sky

When to view the five planets visible in the October night sky

When to view the five planets visible in the October night sky

The October night sky will allow us to see five planets in the night sky, with some in conjunction to one another

Amber Rudd: Migrant spokesman expresses concerns over foreign workers plans

Amber Rudd foreign worker plans 'worrying', says migrant spokesman

Migrant spokesman 'worried' by Amber Rudd foreign worker plans

The Home Secretary has announced proposals where employers need to say how much of their workforce is not British

Brussels train station evacuated after bomb threat

Brussels train station evacuated after bomb threat

The country remains on high alert after the terror attacks in March

Haiti - issue is accessing worst-hit areas after Hurricane Matthew, says support worker

Hurricane Matthew: Haiti rescuers facing 'landslides, shattered buildings and collapsed bridges'

Haiti - issue is accessing worst-hit areas after Hurricane Matthew

Oenone Chadburn, the humanitarian director at Tearfund, reveals the huge challenge facing rescue workers

Two men arrested for throwing bacon at worshippers at a mosque in Camden

Two Polish men arrested for throwing bacon at worshippers in Camden mosque

Two Polish men arrested for throwing bacon at worshippers in Camden mosque

Piotr Czak-Zukowski and Mateusz Pawlikowski went to the mosque and threw pieces of bacon towards worshippers and a shoe rack

'Showing that Donald Trump is grounded by people like Mike Pence will reassure voters', says Republicans Overseas

'Fears about Donald Trump will be calmed by Mike Pence': Republicans Overseas react to vice-presidential debate

'Mike Pence will reassure voters on Trump', says Republicans Overseas

Many claimed that Republican Pence won the vice-presidential debate, but supporters of the two sides are divided

Nigel Farage to serve as interim UKIP leader

Nigel Farage to return as interim Ukip leader after Diane James steps down

Nigel Farage to return as interim Ukip leader after Diane James steps down

The former leader of the party will serve as a caretaker until a new leader can be elected

'Diane James realised we had Brexit and Ukip are irrelevant' - Twitter reacts to Diane James' resignation

'Diane James realised Brexit had killed Ukip': Remainers revel in eurosceptics' turmoil

Remainers tear into Ukip on Twitter after leader's departure

Diane James has stepped down from leading Ukip after only 18 days, it is unclear who the leader currently is, as some claim it is still Nigel Farage

Diane James resignation: 'The chances of Nigel Farage coming back are nil', says Ukip's Peter Whittle

Diane James quits as Ukip leader: 'Chances of Nigel Farage coming back are nil', says party colleague Peter Whittle

Chances of Farage returning on permanent basis 'are nil'

Party colleague Peter Whittle says Farage has no desire to return to the role on a full-time basis

Nigel Farage could still be the leader of Ukip

Could Nigel Farage still be the leader of Ukip?

Could Nigel Farage still be the leader of Ukip?

It is unclear who the leader of Ukip is, after Diane James has stepped down from leadership just 18 days into the role

Alastair Campbell on his time in Downing Street under Tony Blair

Tony Blair almost carried out 'nuclear option' on Gordon Brown - Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell reveals Blair almost carried out 'nuclear option' on Brown

Tony Blair's former head of communications told Paul Ross about the schisms he witnessed in the Labour Party - and his views on Ed Balls

Ukip left reeling after Diane James resignation

Ukip left in shock after Diane James resignation

Ukip left in shock after Diane James resignation

The recently elected leader announced her shock resignation today

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Ukip leader Diane James 'quits after 18 days in charge'

Ukip leader Diane James 'quits after 18 days in charge'

Ukip leader Diane James 'quits after 18 days in charge'

James succeeded Nigel Farage as leader last month

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