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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Protests break out in Kashmir after officials say a civilian was killed in gunfight

Protests break out in Kashmir after officials say a civilian was killed in gunfight

Protests break out in Kashmir after officials say a civilian was killed

The Indian Army originally said it had killed a militant but this has now been confirmed as false

The Two Mikes learn all about how to be a professional mermaid

The Two Mikes learn all about how to be a professional mermaid

The Two Mikes learn all about how to be a professional mermaid

Mike Parry and Mike Graham spoke to Grace Page, a former Miss Mermaid UK, about her job

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

Celebrities tweet messages of support to students on GCSE results day

Students across the country are collecting their GCSE results today as they decide what to do with their future

The TV star caught up with Johnny Seifert

Love Island's Marcel on his time on the ITV show and his new book

Love Island's Marcel on his time on the ITV show and his new book

The TV star caught up with Johnny Seifert about his new ventures

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

Donald Trump threatens to shut down government if Mexico border wall is blocked

The wall was a foundation promise of the President's campaign

Police arrest 22-year-old hours after gig cancelled due to terrorism fears

Police arrest 22-year-old hours after gig cancelled due to terrorism fears

Police arrest 22-year-old hours after gig cancelled due to terrorism fears

A special police unit raided a house at around 2am local time in the Netherlands

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Metropolitan Police were 'misguided' in Notting Hill Carnival tweet, says DJ

Edward Adoo spoke to Sam Delaney about the tweet which connected a drugs bust in Catford to Carnival

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

'Women-only train carriages are insulting to men and will make problems worse'

Campaigner Natasha Devon says segregating men and women is a step backwards

Qatar announces restoration of relationship with Iran amid ongoing crisis

Qatar announces restoration of relationship with Iran amid ongoing crisis

Qatar announces restoration of relationship with Iran amid ongoing crisis

The government in Doha is currently embroiled in a diplomatic crisis with five other gulf countries

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

BBC figures show more than 56,000 migrant attempts to enter UK were stopped

The statistics were released by a Freedom of Information request

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump ever', says political commentator

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump ever', says political commentator

'Donald Trump is distracted by media because he wants to be the biggest Trump'

American radio host Michael Graham says Donald Trump is right about the media giving one-sided Charlottesville reports

The Big Debate on dust: 'Banning dust will put Mr Sheen out of work'

The Big Debate on dust: 'Banning dust will put Mr Sheen out of work'

The Big Debate on dust: 'Banning dust will put Mr Sheen out of work'

The Big Debate was about dust today

Journalist killed in Mexico in 'targeted' shooting

Journalist killed in Mexico in 'targeted' shooting

Journalist killed in Mexico in 'targeted' shooting

55-year-old Candido Rios died in the village of Covarrubias alongside two others

Charlottesville: ESPN removes commentator from football coverage as his name is Robert Lee

Charlottesville: ESPN removes commentator from football coverage as his name is Robert Lee

ESPN removes commentator from Virginia coverage as his name is Robert Lee

ESPN says it made the decision whilst protests in Charlottesville were unfolding

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

The Prime Minister met former residents of the block privately earlier in the week

Paris nightclub criticised for offering free shots to women who show breasts

Paris nightclub criticised for offering free shots to women who show breasts

Paris nightclub criticised for offering free shots to women who show breasts

Management of the nightclub say they were unaware of the sign but will remove it

Entomologist behind 'The Big Wasp Survey' defends project against criticism

Entomologist behind 'The Big Wasp Survey' defends project against criticism

Entomologist behind 'The Big Wasp Survey' defends project against criticism

Adam Hart spoke to Richard Madeley about the planned project

Saudi police release boy held for dancing to the Macarena on road

Saudi police release boy held for dancing to the Macarena on road

Saudi police release boy held for dancing to the Macarena on road

The interior ministry says the boy was given a road safety warning over the incident

Nelsons Column: 'Our failure to confront our uncomfortable past is toxic', says columnist

Nelsons Column: 'Our failure to confront our uncomfortable past is toxic', says columnist

'Our failure to confront our past and issues like Nelson's Column is toxic'

Columnist Afua Hirsch says the darker side of history is being swept under the carpet

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

Jake Humphrey on his TV career and getting fired from McDonald's

The TV presenter and journalist popped by the talkRADIO studios for a chat with Paul Ross

Ten years of the hashtag: How one tweet revolutionised social media

Ten years of the hashtag: How one tweet revolutionised social media

Ten years of the hashtag: How one tweet revolutionised social media

The use of the social media hashtag is being celebrated today as it is 10-years-old

Brexit: Theresa May firmly rejects accusations UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

Brexit: Theresa May firmly rejects accusations UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

Theresa May firmly rejects claims UK will stay under justice from foreign courts

The Prime Minister gave a key speech in Guildford to deny claims her Government's strategy would still allow European courts to have indirect jurisdiction

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Ludlow Hospital: 'You've got a perception problem if you think bed pushes are sexualised', says Richard Madeley

Richard Madeley: 'If you think bed pushes are sexualised, you've got a problem'

Ludlow Hospital has turned down a donation of £2,500 because it was raised by a bed push which bosses claim was 'demeaning'

North Korea releases propaganda showing Guam missile simulation

North Korea releases propaganda showing Guam missile simulation

North Korea releases propaganda showing Guam missile simulation

The video warns America that it 'will be punished for all its crimes' and Americans should 'live with their eyes and ears wide open'

Alcohol problems: 'I want help from the doctor but he won't see me if I'm over the limit'

Alcohol problems: 'I want help from the doctor but he won't see me if I'm over the limit'

'I want help with alcohol from the doctor but he don't see me over the limit'

A caller spoke to Paul Ross about his problems with alcohol in a moving interview

Prince Harry praises his father for how he acted in the wake of Princess Diana's death

Prince Harry praises his father for how he acted in the wake of Princess Diana's death

Prince Harry praises his father for how he acted after Princess Diana's death

The Prince revealed more clearly how Charles was there for him and his brother

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Afghanistan: 'Lives may be lost on both sides but it's better than amplifying problems', says former commander

Afghanistan: 'Lives may be lost on both sides but it's better than amplifying problems', says former commander

'Lives may be lost in Afghanistan but it'll be better than amplifying problems'

Colonel Richard Kemp says we can't accept defeat in Afghanistan

Marseille driver undergoing 'psychological process' in wake of bus stop crash

Marseille driver undergoing 'psychological process' in wake of bus stop crash

Marseille driver undergoing 'psychological process' in wake of bus stop crash

A woman was killed after a van was driven into a bus stop on Monday

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Researchers prove hackers could make robots turn violent in shocking video

Security company IOActive tested 12 devices and found they were all vulnerable to hackers

Legendary supermodel Caprice to join Dr Pam Spurr on talkRADIO weekends

Dr Pam Spurr to be joined by legendary supermodel Caprice

Dr Pam Spurr to be joined by legendary supermodel Caprice

The supermodel and sexpert will join forces on Saturday - and no topic will be off-limits

The preppers are dedicated to being ready for any eventuality

How to survive a North Korean nuclear strike: An American prepper takes us into his bunker

How to survive a North Korean nuke: An American prepper shows us his toolkit

The preppers are a group of survivalists dedicated to readying themselves - and everyone else - for an attack. James Walton explains

Acid attacks: Police officer still receiving treatment after attack two years ago

Midlands police officer attacked with acid by burglars

Midlands police officer attacked with acid by burglars

Police officer Sara Skinner had acid poured over her face and in her eyes when she tried to stop burglars

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott criticised for saying he could get a knighthood by blacking up

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott criticised for saying he needs to 'black up' to get a knighthood

Geoffrey Boycott criticised for 'black up' comment

Former cricketer Geoffrey Boycott said honours are handed out to West Indian cricketers 'like confetti'

Confederate monument removed in Maryland in ongoing nationwide crackdown

Another Confederate monument removed in Baltimore as post-Charlottesville crackdown continues

Another Confederate statue removed as post-Charlottesville crackdown continues

The monument is the latest to be removed after calls were renewed in the wake of the Charlottesville incident

Secret Pride celebration held in Uganda after cancellation of official event

Secret gay pride event held in Uganda after official event suppressed

Secret gay pride event held in Uganda after official event suppressed

The official event was cancelled by advocates after it was surrounded by police

Carlos Tevez is among the footballers accused of using banned substances

Former Manchester United and Liverpool stars named in Fancy Bears drug leak

Former Manchester United and Liverpool stars named in Fancy Bears drug leak

Carlos Tevez, Dirk Kuyt and Gabriel Heinze were all given permission to use banned substances for medical reasons in 2010 World Cup, according to newly released documents

Dandong Zhicheng, which allegedly bought North Korean coal, and four related front companies that were used to buy North Korean coal with U.S. dollars, according to a judge’s order authorizing the warrants

US prosecutors to impose measures on Chinese firms involved with North Korea

US prosecutors to impose measures on Chinese firms involved with North Korea

The move comes as a signal for Beijing to step up the pressure on Pyongyang as the nuclear crisis carries on

Bake Off: 'Despite current good reviews the press will criticise the show on ratings', says reviewer

Bake Off critics should beware the Jeremy Corbyn effect, says Richard Madeley

Bake Off critics should beware the Jeremy Corbyn effect, says Richard Madeley

Film reviewer Nick Duncalf says Paul Hollywood's comments about viewing figures could be used against the show

'Trump makes partying great again' - Thousands of ecstasy pills shaped like Donald Trump seized by police

'Trump makes partying great again' - Thousands of ecstasy pills shaped like Donald Trump seized by police

Thousands of ecstasy pills shaped like Donald Trump seized by police in Germany

The drugs were discovered in an Austrian van in Lower Saxony

Prominent Donald Trump sh*tposter disappears off the internet - only to be found by the President himself

Prominent Donald Trump sh*tposter disappears off the net - only to be found by the President himself

Sh*tposter vanishes from internet, and is then found by the President himself

Simon Bravery had vanished until Donald Trump retweeted his anonymous Twitter account

Mumsnet post: 'The law needs to protect kids from unsafe situations,' says vlogger

Mumsnet row: 'We need a law to protect kids from bad parents' says blogger

'We need a law to protect kids from bad parents' says blogger

Anna Cribb spoke to Richard Madeley about the furore surrounding a working mum's honest post on Mumsnet

'I was threatened with beheading, acid attacks' - Gina Miller reveals extent of online abuse in supporting CPS crackdown

Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller: 'I've been threatened with beatings and acid attacks'

Gina Miller reveals extent of vile online abuse in supporting CPS crackdown

The businesswoman spoke to James Whale and Ash about the move by the Crown Prosecution Service to reduce online abuse

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

Woman gives birth on bench outside hospital 'after being told to take a walk'

The 24-year-old was reportedly told that her baby wouldn't be delivered until much later and she should take a walk to help with labour pains

James Whale gave Jonathan Rees-Evans a rough ride on his show

Ukip's Jonathan Rees-Evans explains his 'pay them £9,000 to leave Britain' policy

Ukip's Jonathan Rees-Evans explains his 'pay them £9,000 to leave' policy

James Whale suggests Rees-Evans leave the UK for Tanzania in heated interview

GBBO: 'People won't notice the difference between the old and new version', says TV journalist

GBBO: 'Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig are very similar to Mel and Sue', says TV journalist

GBBO: 'Noel Fielding and Sandi Toksvig are very similar to Mel and Sue'

The Mirror's TV editor Nicola Methven says people won't notice the difference between the old and new version of Bake Off

Rocket hit Kabul just hours before Donald Trump announced Afghanistan strategy

Rocket hit Kabul just hours before Donald Trump announced Afghanistan strategy

Rocket hit Kabul just hours before Trump announced Afghanistan strategy

A police officer claims the rocket landed on a football pitch but there were no reported injuries

Barcelona remains in shock after last week's attacks

Barcelona attackers were planning something even bigger, says suspect

Barcelona attackers were planning something even bigger, says suspect

Driss Oukabir, Mohammed Alla, Salh el Karim and Mohamed Houli appeared in court today

Dozens hurt after train crashes in Philadelphia

Dozens hurt after train crashes in Philadelphia

Dozens hurt after train crashes in Philadelphia

Two Norristown High Speed line trains were involved in an overnight accident at the terminal on 69th Street

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Dozens arrested in early morning raids ahead of Notting Hill Carnival

Raids across Lewisham and the borough of Kensington and Chelsea saw more then 30 apprehended by Metropolitan Police

Drag queens in Australia save man from beating, then go for attackers themselves

Drag queens in Australia save man from beating, then go for attackers themselves

Drag queens save man from beating, then go for attackers themselves

The incident took place on Oxford Street in Sydney earlier in August

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Danczuk opened up about her social media ordeal to Sam Delaney

Karen Danczuk on hate speech crackdown: 'If people knew my ordeal they'd support this'

Karen Danczuk: 'If people knew my ordeal they'd support hate speech crackdown'

Writer and commentator tells Sam Delaney she is bombarded with hatred on a daily basis and can't block it

New Barcelona attack: Man 'shouting Allahu Akhbar' shot in Subirats

Police confirm Barcelona Las Ramblas terror suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub shot in Subirats

Police confirm Barcelona Las Ramblas suspect Younes Abouyaaqoub shot dead

'Allahu Akhbar' attacker shot near Barcelona

'Excited for the experience' - Twitter users post funny memes and opinions about the solar eclipse

'Keep an eye on Trump' - Twitter users post funny memes and opinions about the solar eclipse

Twitter users post funny memes and opinions about the solar eclipse

Many online are using the opportunity to make jokes and post funny gifs

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