Advertisements

April 2018

Leo Varadkar: Peer criticised for Irish PM ‘typical Indian’ tweet

Image caption Lord Kilclooney said he would not withdraw the tweet Former senior Ulster Unionist Lord Kilclooney has been criticised for calling Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar a “typical Indian”. He tweeted the comment in…

Advertisements

Newspaper headlines: Javid’s ‘fresh start’ and UK faces care crisis

By BBC News Staff Image caption The appointment of Sajid Javid as home secretary will herald a “fresh start” for his new department according to the i newspaper. He replaces Amber Rudd and has vowed…


Cliff erosion residents refuse Hemsby evacuation offer

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHemsby cliff erosion leaves seven homes in immediate danger People living in 30 homes near to cliff-top chalets in danger of collapsing into the sea have refused…


Spurs boost Europe hopes with Watford win

Dele Alli scored his 14th goal of the season and his fifth in his past seven games for Tottenham Tottenham moved closer to qualifying for next season’s Champions League with a scrappy victory over Watford…


Sainsbury’s boss Coupe caught on camera singing

Sainsbury’s chief executive Mike Coupe has been caught on camera singing We’re in the Money, whilst doing a round of TV interviews to discuss a merger with Asda. Mr Coupe, who is a large shareholder…


John Woodcock MP suspended over sexual harassment claims

Image caption Labour MP John Woodcock said he did not intend to discuss details of the issue ahead of any hearing An MP has been suspended by the Labour Party amid claims he sent inappropriate…


Callum Cartlidge: Rare disease not picked up, inquest hears

Image copyright Family photo Image caption Callum Cartlidge died after being discharged from hospital An eight-year-old boy died after being discharged from hospital because staff did not diagnose his life-threatening condition, an inquest has heard….


Disclosure ‘failings’ in rape case woman did not want prosecuted

Image copyright Getty Creative New failings over the disclosure of evidence in the criminal justice system have emerged after prosecutors charged a man with rape in a case where the woman involved did not want…



Illegal immigration: Are ID cards the answer?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A sample identity card was unveiled by Labour in 2008 Two former Labour home secretaries – Charles Clarke and Alan Johnson – are urging the government to reconsider identity…


%d bloggers like this: