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Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

More than 20 people 'who sold protected wild animals on social media' arrested

More than 20 people 'who sold protected wild animals on social media' arrested

More than 20 people 'who sold protected wild animals on social media' arrested

The group allegedly sold red pandas and gibbons in China

Firefighting, football and equality - Who was Welsh minister Carl Sargeant?

Firefighting, football and equality: who was Welsh minister Carl Sargeant?

Firefighting, football and equality: who was Welsh minister Carl Sargeant?

After his sacking as a Welsh Minister, Carl Sargeant was found dead this week

'Don't try us' - Donald Trump warns North Korea over nuclear weapons programme

'Don't try us' - Donald Trump warns North Korea over nuclear weapons programme

'Don't try us' - Donald Trump warns North Korea over nuclear weapons programme

The US President made a new statement against Pyongyang while on his tour of Asia

Democrats make gains across America one year after 2016 election loss

Democrats make gains across America one year after 2016 election loss

Democrats make gains across America one year after 2016 election loss

The party made a series of victories in local votes across a number of states

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10', says Jewish Chronicle

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10', says Jewish Chronicle

Priti Patel: 'This is something close to a cover up in Number 10'

Stephen Pollard, the editor of The Jewish Chronicle, also thinks Theresa May could be out of her position by the end of the week

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

One man allegedly used a baseball bat to attack a patient in the hospital

Woman accuses Taco Bell of racism for not selling french fries

Woman accuses Taco Bell of racism for not selling french fries

Woman accuses Taco Bell of racism for not selling french fries

The woman seemed to think she could have been in a Burger King rather than a Taco Bell

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel position not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

The Green Party co-leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary in the wake of unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians

Carl Sargeant: 'Innocent until proven guilty is not being implemented'

Carl Sargeant: 'Innocent until proven guilty is not being implemented'

Carl Sargeant: 'Innocent until proven guilty is not being implemented'

The False Allegations Support Organisation says no one knows the facts on Carl Sergeant, so a judgement can't be made

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

The former Foreign Secretary spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary's admission of holding unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials

South Asian LGBT 'online sham marriage searches are tip of the iceberg'

South Asian LGBT: 'online sham marriage searches are tip of the iceberg'

South Asian LGBT: 'online sham marriage searches are tip of the iceberg'

Human rights group Karma Nirvana says call numbers from South Asians about LGBT issues are rising

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain herself over further meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to account for further meetings

More unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians were admitted by the International Development Secretary on Tuesday

Boris Johnson to meet US politicians to convince them to maintain Iran deal amid firestorm over Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe comments

Boris Johnson to meet US politicians in attempt to maintain Iran deal

Boris Johnson to meet US politicians in attempt to maintain Iran deal

The Foreign Secretary's meetings in Washington come amid ongoing firestorm over comments made about a woman imprisoned in the country

Enniskillen bombing: victims' loved ones vow to continue fight for justice on 30-year anniversary

Enniskillen bombing: victims' loved ones vow to continue fight for justice on 30-year anniversary

Vow to continue fight for justice on 30-year anniversary of Enniskillen bombing

The bombing killed eleven people during a Remembrance Sunday memorial service

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

'Police used banned weapons' during G20 riots in Hamburg

'Police used banned weapons' during G20 riots in Hamburg

'Police used banned weapons' during G20 riots in Hamburg

A German news website claims the MZP 1 multipurpose pistol is not a permitted police weapon

'Boris Johnson must now use all his energy to get Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe released', says Amnesty International UK

'Boris Johnson must now use all his energy to get Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe released', says Amnesty

'Boris Johnson must use his energy to get Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe released'

Campaigns director at Amnesty International UK, Kerry Moscogiuri, is calling on the public to encourage to government to work on releasing Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

'Terror attack halted' as raids result in nine arrests in France

Local media suggests the planned attack was going to be in Nice

Democrats outraged after US Air Force admits failure to report Texas shooter's conviction

Democrats outraged after US Air Force admits failure to report Texas shooter's conviction

Democrats outraged as US Air Force failed to report Texas shooter's conviction

The force announced on Monday it had not entered a court-martial for domestic violence given to Devin Kelley into federal databases

Sia leaks nude photos on Twitter after discovering someone trying to sell them

Sia leaks nude photos on Twitter after discovering someone trying to sell them

Sia leaks nude photos on Twitter after discovering someone trying to sell them

Twitter users have been praising her for the decision

Donald Trump calls on North Koreans to make a deal over nuclear program

Donald Trump calls on North Koreans to make a deal over nuclear program

Donald Trump calls on North Koreans to make a deal over nuclear program

There has been heavy tension between North Korea and the US president over the regime's ongoing drive to build nuclear weapons

Former Welsh Government minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Former Welsh Government minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Former Welsh minister Carl Sargeant dies days after Labour Party suspension

Sargeant was sacked from his position and suspended from the party over allegations relating to his personal conduct

Paradise Papers: The biggest names involved in the financial information leak

Paradise Papers: The biggest names involved in the financial information leak

Paradise Papers: The biggest names involved in the financial information leak

From the Queen to Apple, it seems most high profile names are involved somehow in the Paradise Papers

'Jeremy Corbyn will crack down on tax dodging, that's why he was smeared in the election', says Ken Livingstone

'Jeremy Corbyn will crack down on tax dodging', says Ken Livingstone

'People are against Jeremy Corbyn because he will crack down on tax dodging'

Ken Livingstone also suggested firms dodging their tax responsibilities should have tax put on their on turnover

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Social media users too quick to jump to conclusions about video of boy on train

Many criticised the education system and parents for being too pushy towards children

Black man admits writing racist graffiti on his car in Halloween prank gone wrong

Black man admits writing racist graffiti on his car in Halloween prank gone wrong

Black man admits writing racist graffiti on his car in Halloween prank

The graffiti on the car caused tensions in the local area to rise and the FBI started an investigation

Sir Vince Cable dismisses suggestions Sarah Olney left his staff over reported election expenses investigation

Sir Vince Cable dismisses suggestions Sarah Olney left his staff over reported expenses investigation

Sir Vince Cable dismisses suggestions Sarah Olney left his staff over expenses

The Liberal Democrat Leader explained her reasoning for leaving in response to a question from Julia Hartley-Brewer

Forget burgers, Donald Trump's meal in Seoul includes 360-year-old soy sauce

Forget burgers, Donald Trump's meal in Seoul includes 360-year-old soy sauce

Forget burgers, Donald Trump's meal in Seoul includes 360-year-old soy sauce

The meal will also include grilled sole and a prawn caught near a disputed island

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage after Republicans back Donald Trump's blaming of mental health

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage

Gun debate stalls in Congress following Texas gun rampage

Many representatives agreed with Donald Trump that the shooting was the result of a mental health problem, not gun laws

Paradise Papers: Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable suggests seizing control on British foreign territories operating as tax havens

Paradise Papers: Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable suggests seizing control on British foreign territories operating as tax havens

Sir Vince Cable suggests control on foreign territories to stop tax avoidance

The Liberal Democrat Leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the release of the Paradise Papers

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Liam Fox criticised for claiming Boris Johnson didn't make 'serious gaffe'

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Liam Fox criticised for claiming Boris Johnson didn't make 'serious gaffe'

Liam Fox criticised for claiming Boris Johnson didn't make 'serious gaffe'

Some claim Boris Johnson's comments on Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe could increase her sentence in Iran

Emmy Award organisers expel Harvey Weinstein for life in face of sexual harassment and abuse allegations

Emmy Award organisers expel Harvey Weinstein for life in face of sexual harassment and abuse allegations

Emmy Award organisers expel Harvey Weinstein for life in face of allegations

The Television Academy is the latest prominent industry organisation to expel the producer

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment in Westminster

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment in Westminster

Female Labour MPs blast party leader plans to tackle sexual harassment

A number of MPs say the plan to implement face-to-face meetings don't go far enough

Users left confused after Snapchat temporarily goes down

Users left confused after Snapchat temporarily goes down

Users left confused after Snapchat temporarily goes down

The app went down in some areas of the world on Monday, leaving users venting their frustration on Twitter

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Fairground workers block roads in protest against Christmas market cancellation

Fairground workers block roads in protest against Christmas market cancellation

Fairground workers block roads in protest against Christmas market cancellation

Traffic jams stretched for around six miles around the outskirts of Paris due to the protest

Donald Trump says Texas shooting is a 'mental health' issue over gun law problem

Donald Trump says Texas shooting is due to a 'mental health' issue

Donald Trump says Texas shooting is due to a 'mental health' issue

The US President gave a statement on the shooting which killed at least 26 on his tour of Japan

The Big Debate on laps: 'Bobby doesn't have a lap, it fell off at birth'

The Big Debate on laps: 'Bobby doesn't have a lap, it fell off at birth'

'Bobby doesn't have a lap, it fell off at birth'

The Big Debate was on laps today

Thousands of speeding fines worth millions could be appealed after road safety firm faces accusations of unlawful conduct

Thousands of speeding fines could be appealed after road safety firm faces accusations of unlawful conduct

Fines could be appealed as road safety firm faces unlawful conduct accusations

An investigation by The Radio Hustle has found Road Safety Support Ltd offer legal services which it might not be authorised to provide

Sutherland Springs: Who is the suspected gunman who attacked a church in Texas?

Sutherland Springs: Who is the suspected gunman who attacked a church in Texas?

Sutherland Springs: Who is the suspected gunman who attacked a church in Texas?

US media claims the gunman who has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound was Devin Kelley

'A non-entity, a mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson in opening rant

'A non-entity, a mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

'A mediocrity' - George Galloway blasts Gavin Williamson

Our host commented on the appointment of Gavin Williamson after Sir Michael Fallon resigned over allegations of inappropriate behaviour

Chinese tourists attacked with tear gas in Paris raises safety fears

Safety fears raised after Chinese tourists attacked with tear gas in Paris

Safety fears raised after Chinese tourists attacked with tear gas in Paris

The four attackers stole eight bags of shopping as well as a bag which held luxury items

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

Teacher suspended after teaching children about LGBT issues

The teacher had asked a guest speaker to come into the school and had given out information on sexual orientation and gender identity

Sutherland Springs: 'There's a depressing repetitiveness' to US mass shooting events, says RUSI representative

Sutherland Springs: 'There's a depressing repetitiveness' to US mass shootings, says expert

'There's a depressing repetitiveness' to US mass shooting events, says expert

Raffaello Pantucci, the Director of International Security Studies at the Royal United Services Institute, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the shooting in Texas

Westminster scandal: 'Theresa May could be replaced if Damian Green is forced to resign', says author

Westminster scandal: 'Theresa May could be replaced if Damian Green is forced to resign', says author

'Theresa May could be replaced if Damian Green is forced to resign', says author

Author Robert Peston says if Damian Green resigns Theresa May's office would be desperately shaken

'I was disappointed by the Whips response', says Andrew Bridgen MP about Dan Poulter allegations

'I was disappointed by the Whip's response', says Andrew Bridgen MP about Dan Poulter allegations

'I was disappointed by the Whip's response', says Andrew Bridgen MP

The MP for North West Leicestershire spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer after he wrote a column for The Times calling out Dan Poulter for alleged inappropriate behaviour

Julia Hartley-Brewer vs journalist Jane Merrick: 'Is it the job of the Parliamentary authorities to investigate what happens in the bedroom?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer vs Jane Merrick: 'Is it Parliament's job to investigate what happens in the bedroom?'

Julia Hartley-Brewer in heated debate with journalist over Westminster scandal

Journalist Jane Merrick says 'just because somebody hasn’t been convicted of a crime doesn’t mean it shouldn’t be looked into'

Paradise Papers: 'Treasury fell down' in monitoring Queen's investments by Duchy of Lancaster, says Margaret Hodge MP

Paradise Papers: 'Treasury fell down' in monitoring Queen's investments by Duchy of Lancaster, says Margaret Hodge MP

'Treasury fell down' in monitoring Queen's investments, says Margaret Hodge MP

The leak shows the body which manages the monarch's finances, the Duchy of Lancaster, was found to have invested millions into two accounts in the Cayman Islands and Bermuda

Paradise Papers: 'Government must fulfil promises to crackdown on hidden wealth', says former MP

Paradise Papers: 'Government must fulfil promises to crackdown on hidden wealth', says former MP

'Paradise Papers show Government must crackdown on hidden wealth'

Former Liberal Democrat MP Duncan Hames says the Government has passed new powers on the matter but isn't using them

Racist man claims he just doesn't 'understand Muslims or blacks'

Racist man claims he just doesn't 'understand Muslims or blacks'

Racist man claims he just doesn't 'understand Muslims or blacks'

The man said he shouted racist abuse in the street whilst drunk because he is concerned about terrorism

Paradise Papers leak: Queen named in figures allegedly linked to offshore investments in Cayman Islands and Bermuda

Paradise Papers leak: Queen named in figures allegedly linked to offshore investments in Cayman Islands and Bermuda

Queen named in figures allegedly linked to offshore investments in Paradise Pape

The leak of 13.4 million papers has been dubbed the Paradise Papers

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station during rush hour

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station during rush hour

Partial derailment causing disruption on services to London Waterloo station

A South Western Railway service partially derailed in the Wimbledon area during rush hour, and disruption is expected to last for the day

Dozens dead after shooting rampage in Texas church

Dozens dead after shooting rampage in Texas church

Dozens dead after shooting rampage in Texas church

A gunman opened fire at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs on Sunday, and at least 26 are dead

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine on Balfour Declaration anniversary

Jeremy Corbyn calls on UK to recognise Palestine to mark Balfour Declaration

The Labour leader gave a statement to mark the anniversary of the declaration, but did not attend a dinner for the centenary

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

Parents and 10-year-old killed at train crossing in France

The crossing in Bonneville-sur-Touques had no barriers or alarms

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

Stephen Hawking warns artificial intelligence could 'replace humans altogether'

The physicist says artificial intelligence may be able to improve itself and outperform human beings

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