Entries by Paul Vale from 09/2012

EDL March Through Walthamstow Stopped By Unite Against Fascism And Local Residents (PICTURES)

Posted 09.01.2012 | UK

Members of the far-right English Defence League (EDL) clashed with rival demonstrators in the London borough Of Walthamstow on Saturday afternoon. ...

David Cameron Vows To 'Cut Through Dither' With Challenge To Tory Right Ahead Of Reshuffle

Posted 09.02.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron signalled the start of his political fightback on Sunday, vowing to "cut through the dither" which is holding Britain back. As MPs pr...

Heathrow Third Runway Ruled Out By Hague As Consortium 'Plan' Four-Runway Airport Close-By

Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

A mystery consortium is drawing up plans for a new, four-runway airport close to Heathrow, it has been reported. The unnamed group of British busin...

George Osborne To Re-Write Planning Rules For Building, Green Belt Land Could Come Under Threat

Posted 09.02.2012 | UK Politics

The government is to re-write the planning rules to speed up development and inject new life into the flagging economy as David Cameron attempts to se...

Hanover Square Masonry Death: Investigation Into Woman Killed By Concrete Window Frame (PICTURES)

Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

An investigation was continuing on Sunday into how how a woman died after being crushed by falling masonry. The victim, believed to be in her 20s, ...

What Country Are the English Defence League Trying to Save?

| Posted 09.02.2012 | UK

The marchers had dressed their cause with placards warning of "creeping Islamazation" and the "threat of Sharia", their chants hitting the more base notes of the late Oriana Fallaci, interspersed with modified songs from terraces: "We're the famous EDL".

Indonesian Mummified Remains Dressed In New Clothes By Family Members (PICTURES)

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

Despite the dapper tie and snappy suit, this old chap isn’t in the best of health… mainly because he’s been dead for a couple of hundred years. ...

Benjamin Robinson Dead: 14-Year-Old Boy Dies After Rugby Tackles

Posted 09.03.2012 | UK

A schoolboy who died on the rugby pitch in Northern Ireland should have been taken off earlier, his mother told his inquest. Benjamin Robinson, 14,...

Water Voles Trek For Weeks To Find Mate, Research Reveals (PICTURES)

Posted 09.05.2012 | UK

Lonely water voles embark on epic journeys fraught with danger in search of a mate, scientists have learned. Unlike home-loving Ratty in The Wind i...

British Sport 2012: Has This Been Best Year Ever For Sport In UK?

Posted 09.11.2012 | UK Sport

Brits will reflect on 2012 as one of the most memorable years in UK sporting history. The denouement of the Premier League, in which Manchester City w...

Nanjing Crocodiles: Hundreds Of Reptiles Huddle Together In Park In Eastern China (PICTURES)

Posted 09.11.2012 | UK

These incredible pictures show hundreds of crocodiles huddling together in an ecological park in Nanjing in eastern China. The strange phenomenon ...

Geert Wilders Funding: Controversial Dutch Politician Received Money From Pro-Israel And Conservative Groups In US

Posted 09.11.2012 | UK

Geert Wilders, the controversial Dutch politician who was briefly banned from entering the UK due to his views on Islam, has received money from conse...

Muhammad's Trial Protests: Demonstrators Attack US Embassies In Egypt And Libya Over 'Coptic' Film, Leaves One Dead (PICTURES)

Posted 09.12.2012 | UK

UPDATE: According to Reuters, four officials have died in the violence in Benghazi, including the US ambassador to Libya. Egyptian demonstrators ...

Benghazi Embassy Attack: Libyans Demonstrate Against Raid That Killed Chris Stevens (PICTURES)

Posted 09.13.2012 | UK

Libyans took to the streets of Benghazi on Wednesday to protest against the US embassy attacks that led to the death of four US officials, including t...

US Embassy Protests: Thousands Of Yemenis Storm Sana'a Compound Over YouTube Film (PICTURES)

Posted 09.13.2012 | UK

More than 4,000 demonstrators chanting "death to America" have reportedly stormed the US embassy in Yemen, as demonstrations against an anti-Islam fil...

US Embassy Attacks: Islamic Scholar Dr Usama Hasan Calls For 'Madness' Over Muhammad Film To Stop

Posted 09.13.2012 | UK

An Islamic scholar has called for Muslims to "ignore material" offensive or insulting to Islam, in the wake of protests in Cairo, Benghazi and Yemen a...

Kate Middleton 'Topless' Photos: Closer Magazine Editor Laurence Pieau Defends Publication

Posted 09.14.2012 | UK

The editor of the magazine that ran exclusive shots of the Duchess of Cambridge topless on Friday has defended their publication on the grounds that ...

US Embassy Protests: Flag Burned During Demonstration Outside London Consulate (PICTURES)

Posted 09.14.2012 | UK

More than 200 protesters gathered outside the US Embassy in London on Friday in protest at the anti-Islamic film that has sparked scenes of violence a...

Camp Bastion: British Military Base In Afghanistan Under Attack

Posted 09.14.2012 | UK

An attack has been launched on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan. Injuries have been reported. The attack has reportedly targeted the American section of...

Kate Middleton Topless Pictures In Chi: 200 Photographs Of 'Naked' Duchess Exist, Berlusconi's Chi Magazine To Print 50 (PICTURES)

Posted 09.16.2012 | UK

More than 200 pictures of the Duchess of Cambridge naked are reported to exist, according to the editor of Chi. The Italian gossip magazine is pla...

Afghanistan Laghman Killings: Isaf Confirms Civilians Deaths, Including Women, In Nato Air Strike

Posted 09.16.2012 | UK

Eight women have died in a Nato air strike in Afghanistan, according to the BBC. The killing of civilians, confirmed by Nato, took place in Laghma...

US Embassy Protests London: 200 Hizb Ut-Tahrir Demonstrators Gather Outside Grosvenor Square Consulate (PICTURES, VIDEO, LIVE UPDATES)

Posted 09.16.2012 | UK

More than 200 members of a Muslim pressure group held a demonstration outside the US Embassy in London on Sunday in protest at the film mocking the pr...

Kate Middleton Topless: Grant Shapps, Conservative Chairman, Praises British Press For Not Publishing Duchess Pictures

Posted 09.16.2012 | UK

The restraint the British press has shown in refusing to publish topless photographs of the Duchess of Cambridge will count in favour of the industry ...

Harry Styles Eyes Cougar Natalie Imbruglia At James Corden's Wedding

Posted 09.21.2012 | Huffington Post

Harry Styles has his eye on a new cougar: Natalie Imbruglia. The One Direction hunk is said to have fallen for the Torn singer after they met at Ja...

Andrew Mitchell, Chief Whip, Apologises For 'Pleb' Police Tirade

Posted 09.21.2012 | UK Politics

Government chief whip Andrew Mitchell has apologised for reportedly launching a tirade at police officers guarding Downing Street. The Cabinet memb...