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Councils call for powers to tackle 'lawless' shisha bars

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Local Government Association says bar owners undeterred by one-off £2,500 fines Councils have called for licensing powers to tackle “lawless” shisha bars that violate laws on...
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Malia Obama's rosé-shaming is the latest in drinking double standards

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Women consuming alcohol is a favourite of moralising tabloids and right-wingers, despite the fact that men are far more likely to drink to excess Malia Obama, a 20-year-old...
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Bedtime social media use may be harming UK teenagers, study says

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Exclusive: a fifth of 13- to 15-year-olds ‘spend five hours or more a day on social media' Teenagers in Britain may be putting their health and education at risk by spending...
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University of Essex suspends employee and creates Jewish society amid antisemitism row

19 hours ago   |   The Independent

'It has been a deeply shocking event and one which has filled me with great sadness,' vice chancellor says
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University of Essex suspends lecturer accused of antisemitism

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Dr Maaruf Ali is alleged to have posted antisemitic messages on Facebook A lecturer accused of posting antisemitic messages on Facebook has been suspended from the University...
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Rubbish spot: London council mocked for placement of Brexit posters

1 day ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Tower Hamlets has put ‘this is your home' notices aimed at EU citizens on side of bin lorries A London council has been criticised for putting posters telling European...
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'Institutional racism': 20 years since Stephen Lawrence inquiry

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Sir William Macpherson's phrase has fallen out of favour but has Britain really changed? Twenty years after Sir William Macpherson was picked to lead the public inquiry into...
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Hundreds of university students attempt to block Jewish Society

Hundreds of university students attempt to block Jewish Society

1 day ago   |   The Telegraph


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Independent? This Group sounds like a contradiction in terms

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

No human being can live entirely independently in society, so whom do the Independent Group serve? This week a bunch of MPs resigned from the Labour party and announced they...
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Scratchcards sales to under-18s should be banned, says minister

1 day ago   |   The Guardian

Sport minister Mims Davies wants to restrict all gambling in UK to adults, including lotteries People aged 16 or 17 could be banned from buying scratchcards under plans being...
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Burnley vs Tottenham, Premier League: live score and latest updates

Burnley vs Tottenham, Premier League: live score and latest updates

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Pictured: Shamima Begum's lawyer shaking hands with Jeremy Corbyn TWO YEARS ago

Pictured: Shamima Begum's lawyer shaking hands with Jeremy Corbyn TWO YEARS ago

Mohammed Akunjee posted a picture of himself meeting the Labour leader at Islington Assembly Hall on his Facebook page on March 25 2016. Read more ...

Harry and pregnant Meghan banned from walkabouts in Morocco amid security fears

Harry and pregnant Meghan banned from walkabouts in Morocco amid security fears

Prince Harry, 34, and his wife Meghan, 37, are due to fly in to Casablanca airport on Saturday but is understood British security services have requested extra resources to... Read more ...

Unmasked: This is the 16-year-old who raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha...

Unmasked: This is the 16-year-old who raped and murdered six-year-old Alesha MacPhail

A jury has just pronounced Aaron Campbell, 16, guilty of raping and murdering a six-year-old girl on the Scottish island of Bute. He had received anonymity over the murder of... Read more ...

ISIS FURY: More than 550,000 sign petition to BAN all ISIS members from...

ISIS FURY: More than 550,000 sign petition to BAN all ISIS members from retuning to UK

A PETITION to “ban all ISIS members from returning from the UK” had garnered a massive 550,465 signatures at the time of writing in the wake of the controversial case of ISIS... Read more ...

LABOUR CRISIS: Corbyn DENIES ‘wide scale' bullying problem after nine MPs...

LABOUR CRISIS: Corbyn DENIES ‘wide scale' bullying problem after nine MPs quit in one week

JEREMY Corbyn has insisted there is no “wide scale” bullying problem in Labour after nine MPs quit the party over issues including anti-Semitism. Read more ...

First-time buyers forced to borrow nearly four times their salary to get on...

First-time buyers forced to borrow nearly four times their salary to get on housing market 

Buyers are also stretching their budgets more than ever to get on the property ladder - borrowing a record 3.64 times their salary on average, according to trade body UK Finance. Read more ...

Manchester City allegedly concealed £200k payment to Jadon Sancho's agent...

Manchester City allegedly concealed £200k payment to Jadon Sancho's agent for Watford transfer when player was 14

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Patriots delete 'happy ending' tweet after Robert Kraft is charged with...

Patriots delete 'happy ending' tweet after Robert Kraft is charged with soliciting prostitutes

The New England Patriots deleted a tweet referencing a 'happy ending' after 77-year-old owner Robert Kraft was charged with solicitation of prostitution on Friday in Florida. Read more ...

Sir Alex Ferguson welcome to deliver team talk for Liverpool game, says Ole...

Sir Alex Ferguson welcome to deliver team talk for Liverpool game, says Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

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