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Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

Junior Doctors strikes: 'This is all about Jeremy Hunt being able to say people should vote Conservative', says junior doctor

Junior Doctors strikes: 'Jeremy Hunt is only interested in Conservative votes', says junior doctor

Junior doctors happy that next weeks strikes have been called off

Next weeks junior doctor strikes have now been called off over fears for patient safety, as NHS England said there was not enough notice

Revenge porn prosecutions: 'People have got the confidence about coming forward', says UK Council on Child Internet Safety

Revenge porn prosecutions: 'People have got confidence about coming forward', says UK Council on Child Internet Safety

'Revenge porn prosecution figures send clear message: don't even think about it'

Figures show more than 200 prosecutions since creation of law making it an offence to publish private sexual photographs or films without subject's consent

Black Lives Matter protest: 'They've used this disruption to say look, we need to have a conversation', says director of Operation Black Vote

Black Lives Matter protest: 'They've used London City Airport demo to demand a conversation'

Operation Black Vote says the Black Lives Matter protest is beneficial

Black Lives Matter staged protest on the runway of London City Airport about the UK's environmental impact on black people

Migrant crisis: 'The way forward is to have a resettlement community in North Africa', says UKIP leadership candidate

Ukip leadership candidate says migrants should be sent to North African camp to solve crisis

Ukip leadership candidate demands migrants be sent to North Africa

Elizabeth Jones believes Calais' Jungle migrant camp should be shut down and a resettlement community opened in North Africa

Which celebrity children are going back to school?

Wayne Rooney, Jack Wilshere and Kerry Katona: The stars send their kids back to school

From Wayne Rooney to Kerry Katona, stars send their kids back to school

With many going back to school this week, a host of famous parents are waving their kids off at the gate

Woman jailed for five years after keeping an AK47 in her bedroom

London woman Lynn Ofori Tetteh jailed for five years for keeping AK47 in bedroom

Woman jailed for five years for keeping AK47 in her bedroom

Tetteh kept the firearm inside a soil pipe in her wardrobe, along will almost 500 rounds of ammunition

Australia's iconic beach is mentioned in a new article by Isis

Isis declares war on Australia and demands bloodbath on Bondi Beach

Isis declares war on Australia and demands bloodbath on Bondi Beach

Militant group also urges lone wolves to attack Sydney Opera House and the Sydney and Melbourne cricket grounds

Flights disrupted at London City Airport due to Black Lives Matter protest

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

'Around 7 arrested' after Black Lives Matter protest at London City Airport

Members of the campaign group chained themselves together to protest against the environmental impact on the lives of black people from airports

Monday, September 5, 2016

Monday, September 5, 2016

Would you like to move into a 7 foot wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

Fancy living in a 7-foot-wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

Fancy living in a 7-foot-wide house? It'll only cost you £1.25 million

We all know the price of housing in London is expensive, but is a house this small on sale for millions just a bit too far?

Des Moines city council try to ban Pokémon Go

US city wants to vanish off the map (well, the Pokémon Go map)

US city wants to vanish off the map (well, the Pokémon Go map)

Des Moines City Council voted unanimously to remove all public places from the game, but it is highly unlikely to work

Keith Vaz: 'The public has no need to know about the private lives of MPs', says Ken Livingstone

Keith Vaz: 'The public has no need to know about MPs' private lives', says Ken Livingstone

'The public has no need to know about MPs' private lives', says Ken Livingstone

Ken Livingstone give his views on reports of Keith Vaz paying for two male escorts being printed in papers

Association of British Commuters launches a crowdfunding campaign to take action on Southern Rail problems

Southern Rail commuters launch crowdfunding campaign to end 'daily catastrophe'

Southern Rail commuters launch crowdfunding campaign to end 'daily catastrophe'

They hope to raise £25,000 for a judicial review into the Department for Transport and how they have handled problems with Southern Rail

Tractors fill the road

The Calais 'Jungle' camp protest in pictures

The Calais 'Jungle' camp protest in pictures

The main motorway route into Calais is being blocked by convoys of lorries and tractors

Keith Vaz: 'The Sunday Mirror must come clean', says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Keith Vaz: 'The Sunday Mirror must come clean', says human rights campaigner Peter Tatchell

Pater Tatchell demands the Sunday Mirror come clean on Keith Vaz sting

Keith Vaz has resigned from the Commons Home Affairs Committee after reports claimed he hired two male escorts

'Everybody who voted for Brexit, voted effectively for controlling our borders [through] a sensible points based system', says Nigel Farage

'Everybody who voted Brexit wants a points-based immigration system', says Nigel Farage

'Everybody who voted Brexit wants points-based immigration system', says Farage

Former Ukip leader backs points-based control despite Theresa May saying the system is unlikely

North Korea 'fire three ballistic missiles into the sea from the east coast'

North Korea 'fires three ballistic missiles into the sea'

North Korea 'fires three ballistic missiles into the sea'

Three missiles have reportedly been fired from North Korea's east coast into the sea, as world leaders meet in China for the G20 summit

Keith Vaz: 'I think we should be sympathetic', says MP Simon Danczuk

Keith Vaz: 'I think we should be sympathetic after male escort scandal', says MP Simon Danczuk

Keith Vaz should be treated with sympathy, says MP Simon Danczuk

Danczuk says publication of the reports was justified - but what Vaz has done 'isn't illegal'

Tel Aviv crane collapse leaves 'up to 30 missing'

Tel Aviv crane collapse leaves 'up to 30 missing'

Tel Aviv crane collapse leaves 'up to 30 missing'

Crane reportedly collapsed onto park lot construction site in Ramat Hachayal

A woman walks past wreckage in Kobani, one of the focal points of the Syrian conflict. Syria has witnessed almost daily violence since conflict broke out in 2011

At least 38 dead in string of bombings across Syria

At least 38 dead in string of bombings across Syria

Explosions rip into Tartous, Homs, Damascus and Hasaka

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy calls for border controls to move from Calais to Britain

Calais border controls must move to Britain to solve Jungle migrant nightmare, says Sarkozy

Calais border controls must move to Britain to solve Jungle nightmare - Sarkozy

The Presidential nominee for the right wing Les Republicains party is also calling for a new centre to open in England to process asylum applications

A young couple painted as EU flags protest outside Downing Street following the referendum on 23 June

Government rules out points-based immigration system after Brexit

Government rules out points-based immigration system after Brexit

Government says the roadmap for Brexit has yet to be determined

Friday, September 2, 2016

Friday, September 2, 2016

Donald Trump

George Galloway speaks to a Trump-supporting US radio host about the Presidential race

George Galloway speaks to Trump-supporting US radio host

George and SuperTalk Mississippi's J.T. Williamson discussed the US Presidential race

Neresa Maye performs a busker set for Jon Holmes

Neresa Maye performs a busker set for Jon Holmes

Neresa Maye performs a busker set for Jon Holmes

The songstress sang Avicii's Wake Me Up in the studio

SpaceX explosion: 'This has failed on a ground test which is quite remarkable', says UK Planetary Society

SpaceX explosion: 'It failed on a ground test, which is remarkable', says UK Planetary Society

The UK Planetary Society says it's remarkable the SpaceX rocket launch failed

A Falcon 9 rocket exploded at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in a prelaunch test, destroying an Amos-6 communications satellite

The Royal Marine will appear in a London court

Royal Marine Ciaran Maxwell charged with terror offences

Royal Marine Ciaran Maxwell charged with terror offences

30-year-old set to appear in London court charged with making explosive devices and substances, and creating hideaways in England and Northern Ireland

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

Gold medalist rower Matt Gotrel on competing in the Olympics and career

The olympian joined Julia Hartley-Brewer in the studio

Police officer stabbed in the throat and one dead in a Paris shootout

Police officer stabbed in the throat, attacker dead in Paris shootout

Police officer stabbed in the throat, attacker dead in Paris shootout

A police officer was stabbed by a man as she attended to the scene

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 22

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 22

Podcast: Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast - Episode 22

Check out the latest highlights from the Paul Ross Full Set Breakfast show

Melania Trump V Daily Mail - 'There is a certain rich irony', says former editor Paul Connew

Melania Trump vs Daily Mail: Case 'is designed to whip up support for Donald Trump'

Melania Trump's Daily Mail case 'designed to whip up support for Donald Trump'

Former tabloid editor Paul Connew believes Donald Trump is trying to revive flagging campaign and suggests there's a 'rich irony' in the case

The ruling has met fierce opposition from the Irish government, which wants to avoid deterring other multinationals from investing in the country

Apple tax ruling: Irish government agrees to appeal €13bn verdict

Apple tax ruling: Irish government agrees to appeal €13bn verdict

Irish government confirms it will contest European Commission's ruling that Apple owes billions in back taxes

German neo-Nazi is convicted of Holocaust denial

'Nazi grandma' Ursula Haverbeck convicted of Holocaust denial again

'Nazi grandma' convicted of Holocaust denial again

The prominent German neo-Nazi has been convicted for a second time for saying the Auschwitz camp was a labor camp, not a death camp.

Junior Doctors Strike: 'We need to detach the running of the NHS from politics and politicians entirely', says BMA council member

Junior Doctors Strike: 'We need to detach the NHS from politics', says BMA council member

BMA council member calls for the NHS to be detached from politics

Doctor Hamed Khan tells talkRADIO how the NHS should be improved and why junior doctors are striking

New radioactive drug could be used by the NHS to treat prostate cancer, but what is it?

Radioactive 'Litvinenko drug' could be used by the NHS to fight prostate cancer - but what is it?

'Litvinenko drug' could be used to treat prostate cancer - but what is it?

The new drug behaves in the same way as a substance used to kill Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko, and could be made available from December this year on the NHS

Hurricane Hermine - America's latest deadly storm

Hurricane Hermine - inside America's latest deadly storm

Hurricane Hermine - inside America's latest deadly storm

talkRADIO looks at the the latest hurricane to batter the shores of the United States

Brian McFadden on life after Westlife and the upcoming series of Who's Doing The Dishes?

Brian McFadden on life after Westlife and the upcoming series of Who's Doing The Dishes?

Brian McFadden on Westlife and the new series of Who's Doing The Dishes?

The former star of Westlife popped by the studio for a chat with James Max

Peter Stringfellow on his nightclub career and his long history with Mike Parry

Peter Stringfellow on his nightclub career and his long history with Mike Parry

Peter Stringfellow on his nightclub career and his long history with Mike Parry

The nightclub entrepreneur came into the talkRADIO studios to chat with The Two Mikes

Radio host and Bee Gees fan reflects on the the band on Barry Gibb's 70th birthday

Radio host and Bee Gees fan Tim Roxborogh reflects on band's legacy as Barry Gibb turns 70

Radio host and Bee Gees fan reflects on the the band

Barry Gibb has also announced a new solo album for this year, following a performance with Coldplay at Glastonbury

Melania Trump V Daily Mail - Donald's wife suing newspaper for $150m over sex worker claims

Melania Trump vs Daily Mail - Donald's wife suing newspaper for $150m over sex worker claims

Melania Trump suing Daily Mail for $150m over sex worker claims

British newspaper published an article which alleged the wife of Donald Trump had been an escort in the 1990s

Samsung investigating the Galaxy Note 7 after it explodes when charging

Samsung investigating the Galaxy Note 7 due to battery charging explosion

Samsung investigating the Galaxy Note 7 due to battery charging explosion

The phone has been found to explode whilst charging, and an investigation is taking place into the device

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid on back of Brexit

Nicola Sturgeon to launch second Scottish referendum bid

The First Minister will hail her proposed referendum as the "biggest ever political listening exercise"

UK Airprox Board report says passenger jets were in near-collision at Gatwick Airport

Passenger jets nearly collided at Gatwick Airport, UK Airprox Board report reveals

Passenger jets nearly collided at Gatwick Airport, says report

Two flights were involved in a near-miss earlier this year, according to a UK Airprox Board report

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Thursday, September 1, 2016

The Pokemon hunters were in the middle of a game when they stumbled on a rather unsettling find

Pokemon Go hunters catch thief wearing horror mask

Pokemon Go hunters catch thief wearing horror mask

Group of Pokemon enthusiasts made shocking discovery in Napier, New Zealand

New Alzheimer's drug could be available very soon, says Alzheimer's Research UK

New Alzheimer's drug could be available 'within four years if not sooner'

New Alzheimer's drug could be available 'within four years if not sooner'

Director of Policy at Alzheimer's Research UK says initial tests have shown good signs

Doctor found guilty of having stash of extreme pornography

'Snake sex tape' found in Streatham doctor's pornography collection

'Snake sex tape' found in Streatham doctor's pornography collection

Cyprian Okoro found guilty of possessing stash of 'extreme' material

Explosion shakes Nasa's SpaceX site after tests on a Falcon 9 rocket

Explosion shakes Nasa's SpaceX site after tests on a Falcon 9 rocket

Explosion shakes Nasa's SpaceX site after tests on a Falcon 9 rocket

Buildings miles away are said to have felt the blast, with multiple explosions continuing for several minutes

Water features, decking and holes - Jon Holmes finds out more about the Donald Trump wall with Tommy Walsh

Ground Force's Tommy Walsh chats about the Mexico wall to Jon Holmes

Ground Force's Tommy Walsh chats about the Mexico wall to Jon Holmes

TV gardening star tells the world he'd put decking and water features in the wall, to make it look all pretty

Great Fire of London anniversary: 'Everyone was convinced it was a terrorist attack', says author Adrian Tinniswood

Thought our fear of terrorism began with Isis and Al-Qaeda? Well check out this amazing account of the Great Fire of London

Why Londoners blamed terrorists for the Great Fire of London

Adrian Tinniswood gives a remarkable insight into how ordinary Londoners saw the Great Fire unfolding around them in 1666

Researcher explains study results which suggest working-class kids might miss out on certain jobs

Why working-class kids really miss out on certain jobs

Why working-class kids really miss out on certain jobs

The study found working-class kids might not know cultural rules routinely taught to children from more privileged backgrounds

Marriage, religion and voting - Author Philip Cowley reveals what he learnt from writing 'More Sex, Lies and the Ballot Box'

Marriage, religion and voting: Author Philip Cowley on what he learnt writing 'More Sex, Lies and the Ballot Box'

Political author Philip Cowley reveals what he's learnt about voting habits

The book features a number of political experts who reveal how voting habits influence elections

Donald Trump's Mexico visit: 'He took the hardline approach', says journalist

Donald Trump's Mexico visit: 'He took the hardline approach', says journalist

Donald Trump 'took the hardline approach' on Mexico visit

The presidential candidate recently took a trip south of the border to Mexico

Steph, Dom and their Dachshund have rocketed to fame on Gogglebox

Gogglebox's Steph and Dom join Paul Ross to talk dogs, drinks and being recognised

Gogglebox's Steph and Dom join Paul Ross to talk dogs, drinks and fame

The much-loved couple reveal more about life with their pet dog Gigi

'Political crap' - Apple boss blasts European Commission's ruling on €13bn Irish tax bill

'Political crap' - Apple boss blasts European Commission's €13bn tax bill ruling

'Political crap' - Apple boss blasts European Commission's €13bn tax bill ruling

The European Commission ruled the company's tax benefits in Ireland were illegal and it should pay a record bill in back-taxes

Jim Broadbent joins the Game of Thrones cast, but who will he play?

Jim Broadbent joins Game of Thrones cast - but will he play a general, a priest, or Maester Marwyn?

Jim Broadbent joins Game of Thrones - but who will he play?

The actor has been revealed as a new cast member with a significant role in series 7. But what sort of character will he bring to Westeros?

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior Doctors Strike: 'Theresa May should sack Jeremy Hunt', says GP

Junior doctors will hold five days of industrial action later in September, which is thought to endanger 00,000 operations

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