Entries by Paul Vale from 02/2012

Private Investigator Glenn Mulcaire May Be Forced To Reveal Who Ordered Him To Hack Phones

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Glenn Mulcaire, the private investigator at the centre of the phone-hacking scandal, today lost his appeal against orders that he cannot rely on privi...

T-Mobile Uses Harry Hill To Reveal What Britain Loves (VIDEO)

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

What do Britons love about Britain? That’s the question answered by T-Mobile’s new multi-million pound brand campaign launched on Wednesday with a...

WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Asks Supreme Court To Block 'Invalid' Extradition

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has asked the Supreme Court to block his extradition to Sweden on the grounds that the European arrest warrant issued...

Gary Speed Death: Former Wales Manager's Brother-In-Law Tweets On Internet Rumours

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Gary Speed’s brother-in-law has taken to Twitter, retweeting a post questioning rumours surrounding the death of former Wales manager in November. ...

Madeleine McCann Investigation Review To Cost Met £1.9 Million

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Scotland Yard's review of the Madeleine McCann case is expected to cost nearly £2m in its first year, the Metropolitan Police have confirmed to The H...

Turnpike Lane Shooting: Man Killed Near North London Tube

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK
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A man has been shot and killed in north London. The incident happened near the Tube station Turnpike Lane. According to Scotland Yard, police w...

Francois Hollande, French Presidential Candidate, Gets Flour Dusting From Protester (PHOTOS)

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

French presidential candidate Francois Hollande was attacked by a woman armed with a large bag of flour during a campaign appearance on Wednesday. ...

Egypt Football Riot: More Than 70 Dead Following Clashes At Match

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

At least 74 people have died and around 250 are reported injured after violence flared at the end of a football match in Egypt. The violence follo...

Mark Kennedy: Review Into Undercover Policing Does Not Ban Sex With Targets

Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Undercover officers are not explicitly banned from having sex with targets because it would give potential criminals an easy test to find out whether ...

Prostate Cancer Drug: NHS Decide Zytiga Medicine Is Too Expensive

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

A prostate drug hailed as a breakthrough in extending the lives of men with late-stage prostate cancer is too expensive for use on the NHS, a watchdog...

Big Cats In Britain: DNA Tests Show Deer Was Attacked By A Fox

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

Experts carrying out DNA tests on the carcass of a mutilated deer for evidence of a big cat on the loose have drawn a blank. The only DNA found by ...

Egypt Football Riots: Government To Hold Emergency Session As Protest Planned

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

The Egyptian parliament is to hold an emergency session after 74 people died and around 250 were injured at violence clashes at the end of a football ...

AstraZeneca To Cut A Further 7,300 Jobs

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

Pharmaceuticals giant AstraZeneca announced today that it will axe a further 7,300 jobs by the end of 2014 as part of a new round of restructuring. ...

Asbestos In Schools A 'National Scandal', Say MPs

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

The presence of killer fibre asbestos in the majority of British state schools constitutes a "national scandal", MPs said on Wednesday. A report pu...

Egypt Football Riots: Three Days Of Mourning, More Protests Planned

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

Three days of national mourning are to be held following the clashes at an Egyptian football game that left 74 dead and hundreds injured. Cairo’...

Met Police 'Inadvertently Shared' Email Addresses Of Crime Victims With Other Victims

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

More than 1,000 victims of crime have accidentally had their email addresses shared with other victims of crime after a mistake by the Metropolitan Po...

Julian Assange Back In Court For Final Day Of Extradition Appeal

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is back at the Supreme Court on Thursday for the final day of his appeal. The 40-year-old Australian is fighting h...

Football Disasters: The Sport's Worst Stadium Tragedies

Posted 02.02.2012 | UK

On Wednesday, 74 people were killed and more than 250 were injured when spectators at a football match in Port Said, Egypt, broke onto the pitch, atta...

John Terry Stripped Of England Captaincy By Football Association

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

John Terry has been stripped of the England captaincy by the Football Association. It is the second time in his career that the defender has lost ...

John Terry Stripped: Who Will Be England's Next Captain?

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

Bookmaker William Hill has made Steven Gerrard the favourite to be England's new captain. John Terry, who is due to stand trial on charges of raci...

Falkland Islands: British Bank Attacked In Buenos Aires Following Prince William's Posting

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

Angry scenes broke out in Buenos Aires, where a group of masked protesters took to the streets and threw paint at a British bank. The protest follo...

Falkland Islands: HMS Dauntless, The Royal Navy's 'Cutting Edge' Deterrent (PICTURES)

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

Amid rising tensions in the South Atlantic, the Royal Navy has deployed its most potent piece of hardware to patrol the seas around the disputed Falkl...

Premier League's Court Victory Against Pubs Broadcasting Football Illegally

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

Football industry bosses today said they would tackle publicans using foreign satellite systems to broadcast Premier League action without permission ...

Scott Sorby Jailed For Murdering 94-Year-Old Woman In Care Home

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

A man who sexually assaulted and murdered a 94-year-old woman after breaking into a care home was told today he must serve a minimum of 24 years in pr...

Pictures Of The Day

Posted 02.03.2012 | UK

The "Beast from the East", an unusually cold bank of weather, heads to the UK, leaving a chill of icy devastation to its flank. Air bubbles settle...