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Girl, seven, dies of injuries after man remanded on attempted murder charge

Saturday  18:55,   04 november 2017
Press Association

The youngster was treated by medics at a property in Wimbledon, south London, after emergency services were called to the scene. Robert Peters, 55, appeared before Wimbledon magistrates on Saturday morning, charged with her attempted murder,[...]

Army sergeant hid financial problems from wife, parachute trial hears

Saturday  00:15,   04 november 2017
Press Association

Emile Cilliers denies attempting to murder his former Army officer wife.Emile Cilliers, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, said he owed wife Victoria several thousand pounds during their courtship, and repeatedly borrowed cash from various[...]

Army sergeant hid financial problems from wife, parachute trial hears

Saturday  00:15,   04 november 2017
Press Association

Emile Cilliers denies attempting to murder his former Army officer wife.Emile Cilliers, of the Royal Army Physical Training Corps, said he owed wife Victoria several thousand pounds during their courtship, and repeatedly borrowed cash from various[...]

London acid attack victim 'likely to lose sight'

Friday  21:05,   03 november 2017
Sky News

A teenage boy has been arrested after an acid attack which left a delivery driver in a life-threatening condition and likely to lose sight in both eyes. The boy was held on suspicion of grievous bodily harm in relation to the attack in Walthamstow, [...]

UK police investigating Spacey assault claim

Friday  19:20,   03 november 2017
Sky News

The Metropolitan Police is investigating an allegation of sexual assault against actor Kevin Spacey, Sky News understands. Police say they are investigating an allegation that a man assaulted another man in the London borough of Lambeth in 2008.The [...]

Calls For Labour MPs To Be Banned From Parliament Bar Popular With Young Staff

Friday  17:59,   03 november 2017
Huffington Post UK

Labour MPs could be banned by their party from drinking in one of parliament’s bars following a series of sexual harassment claims against MPs and ministers. The allegations of inappropriate behaviour that have rocked Westminster have already led to [...]

Calls For Labour MPs To Be Banned From Parliament Bar Popular With Young Staff

Friday  17:58,   03 november 2017
Huffington Post UK

Labour MPs could be banned by their party from drinking in one of parliament’s bars following a series of sexual harassment claims against MPs and ministers. The allegations of inappropriate behaviour that have rocked Westminster have already led to [...]

Jewish charity demands apology from Harriet Harman over Holocaust ‘joke’

Friday  16:13,   03 november 2017
Press Association

The former Labour deputy leader recounted the joke on live TV as she complained she had been branded “humourless” for objecting to “offensive and hurtful” materialBut the former Labour deputy leader insisted that she recounted the joke in order to[...]

Jewish charity demands apology from Harriet Harman over Holocaust ‘joke’

Friday  16:13,   03 november 2017
Press Association

The former Labour deputy leader recounted the joke on live TV as she complained she had been branded “humourless” for objecting to “offensive and hurtful” materialBut the former Labour deputy leader insisted that she recounted the joke in order to[...]

Jewish charity demands apology from Harriet Harman over Holocaust ‘joke’

Friday  16:12,   03 november 2017
Press Association

The former Labour deputy leader recounted the joke on live TV as she complained she had been branded “humourless” for objecting to “offensive and hurtful” materialBut the former Labour deputy leader insisted that she recounted the joke in order to[...]

Brother of Jewish school attacker jailed for 20 years over terrorism ties

Friday  06:30,   03 november 2017
Press Association

Abdelkader Merah was sentenced to 20 years in prison by a Paris court.Abdelkader Merah was sentenced to 20 years in prison by a Paris court after a tense and emotional trial over his younger brother Mohammed’s killings of three Jewish[...]

Uber has licence renewed to operate in Brighton and Hove

Friday  00:26,   03 november 2017
Press Association

The local authority announced the decision on Thursday after councillors and officers deliberated behind closed doors earlier this week. Sign the petition to save your Uber in London and 40000 drivers’ livelihoods[...]

Uber has licence renewed to operate in Brighton and Hove

Friday  00:25,   03 november 2017
Press Association

The local authority announced the decision on Thursday after councillors and officers deliberated behind closed doors earlier this week. Sign the petition to save your Uber in London and 40000 drivers’ livelihoods[...]

World's most expensive dram of Scotch whisky exposed as a fake

Thursday  15:28,   02 november 2017
MSN

The £7700 nip was supposed to be a genuine Macallan 1878 from one of the few remaining unopened bottles.The shot of whisky poured for fantasy writer Zhang Wei purported to be a genuine Macallan 1878 from one of the few unopened bottles[...]

World's most expensive dram of Scotch whisky exposed as a fake

Thursday  15:26,   02 november 2017
MSN

The £7700 nip was supposed to be a genuine Macallan 1878 from one of the few remaining unopened bottles.The shot of whisky poured for fantasy writer Zhang Wei purported to be a genuine Macallan 1878 from one of the few unopened bottles[...]