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Police Chief, Paul Netherton, Reveals Horror After Mentally Ill Teenager Is Held For Days Cells

(36) Comments | Posted 29 November 2014 | (17:04)

A senior policeman has spoken out about a teenage girl with mental health issues being held in police custody, claiming there are "no beds available in the UK".

Paul Netherton, Assistant Chief Constable of Devon and Cornwall Police, posted tweets about the "unacceptable" scenario.

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Malaysia Airlines Apologises For Most Ill-Advised Tweet Of All Time

(32) Comments | Posted 29 November 2014 | (14:07)

It’s been a catastrophic year for Malaysia Airlines, which suffered the twin tragedies of losing flights MH17 and MH370.

Now the beleaguered airline has had to issue a grovelling apology after posting a tweet sparked outrage for inadvertently drawing parallels to the still-missing MH370 flight.

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David Mellor's 'Really, Really Sorry' For Calling London Taxi Driver A 'Sweaty Little S***'

(51) Comments | Posted 29 November 2014 | (13:24)

David Mellor has said he is "really, really sorry" after being recorded launching an expletive-ridden tirade at a London cab driver last week.

The millionaire former Cabinet Minister was branded "pompous' after being caught on tape ranting at a taxi driver, calling him a "smart-arsed little git" and a "sweaty,...

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Black Friday Vines Will Make You Hate Humanity

(12) Comments | Posted 28 November 2014 | (12:54)

Black Friday is not just the perfect opportunity to pick up half-priced kettle, you are also given opportunity to witness what life would be like in the UK during a zombie apocalypse.

Here, we can see the season of goodwill at its soul-destroying worst - and commercialism at its shameful...

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Asda And Tesco Black Friday Carnage Has Left Twitter Utterly Dismayed

(106) Comments | Posted 28 November 2014 | (08:12)

It's Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year, and the perfect opportunity to bring out the very worst in humanity.

The birthplace of civilised queuing was lost to chaos on Friday as police were called to dozens of UK supermarkets and stores after hysterical shoppers quite literally...

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Tory MP, Karl McCartney, 'Complaining To Twitter' After Twitter Porn Favouriting (Graphic Content)

(20) Comments | Posted 27 November 2014 | (14:19)

Warning: graphic content

A Conservative MP has said he will be complaining to Twitter after fiercely denying that he "favourited" a picture of a naked and tied-up woman with a pillow over her face.

Tory MP Karl McCartney insists he has never favourited any tweets whatsoever and says he is...

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Ukip's Former Deputy Leader, Lord Monckton, Has Some Jaw-Dropping Opinions On The Gay Community

(67) Comments | Posted 27 November 2014 | (12:14)

The former deputy leader of Ukip has launched a bizarre attack on the gay community, saying homosexuals sleep with up to 20,000 people in their "short, miserable lives" and that they are to blame for AIDS.

Lord Christopher Monckton - who joined Ukip in 2009 as the party’s deputy leader...

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British Citizen Is Killed In Attack On Afghanistan Embassy Vehicle

(6) Comments | Posted 27 November 2014 | (09:43)

Warning: Graphic Images

A British citizen is among those killed in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan after an Embassy vehicle was attacked in the country's capital of Kabul this morning.

The Foreign Office said a number of staff were hurt when an explosion hit, with at least five people -...

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Red-Faced Ukip Offered Helping Hand From Twitter After Mistaking Westminster Cathedral For Mosque

(135) Comments | Posted 27 November 2014 | (07:37)

After Ukip managed to mix-up Westminster Cathedral with a mosque whilst attempting to make a jibe at the BBC, Twitter leapt in to help out the confused Eurosceptic party.

Ukip's South Thanet branch - which recently hurtled to the forefront of British politics after Nigel Farage was selected to...

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Daily Express Front Page Faces Furious Backlash For Attack On 'Hidden Migrants'

(39) Comments | Posted 26 November 2014 | (13:48)

The Daily Express varied from its usual front page topics of weather chaos and miracle cures Wednesday, instead sparking a furious backlash for referring to children born in the UK as "hidden migrants."

The paper published findings from the pressure group Migration Watch - whose chairman Sir Andrew Green was...

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Tony Blair Save The Children Award Branded 'Morally Reprehensible' As Thousands Sign Petition

(58) Comments | Posted 26 November 2014 | (11:25)

Save The Children is facing a major backlash for its decision to give an award to former British prime minister Tony Blair, with nearly 100,000 people signing a petition for it to be revoked.

Blair was presented with the Global Legacy Award for his work to address poverty...

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The Paedophile Next Door On Channel 4 Has Twitter In Turmoil

(94) Comments | Posted 26 November 2014 | (08:44)

Channel 4's The Paedophile Next Door made for uncomfortable viewing Tuesday night after a man battling with self-loathing, fear and shame admitted his sexual attraction to children on camera in a desperate appeal for change in how to counter child abuse.

Prompting a vast array of reactions from viewers, the...

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Business Blocking Tottenham Hotspur's New Stadium Goes Up In A Blaze

(10) Comments | Posted 25 November 2014 | (18:16)

The last-remaining business which had refused to sell up to make way for Tottenham Hotspur football club’s new stadium went up in a blaze early Tueday morning.

Firefighters were called to the fire at Archway Sheet Metal Works, on Paxton Road just yards from the club's White Hart Lane ground...

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David Mellor's Rant At Taxi Driver Defended By Former MP Jacqui Smith

(33) Comments | Posted 25 November 2014 | (13:50)

Former home secretary Jacqui Smith has leapt to the defence of millionaire former cabinet Minister David Mellor who was branded "pompous' after being caught on tape ranting at a taxi driver.

The ex-Labour MP, who lost her Redditch seat after being embroiled in an expenses scandal, waded into the furore...

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Tube Tips On How To Survive A Terror Attack Are Not Exactly Comforting

(11) Comments | Posted 25 November 2014 | (11:42)

London commuters have been handed less than comforting guidance on how to stay safe against an attack by extremists as part of a nationwide anti-terrorism campaign.

Some 6,000 passersby have so far been briefed by officers at 80 venues across the country during anti-terrorism week, with those travelling to and...

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Channel 4's The Paedophile Next Door Will Show Man Confessing Sexual Attraction To Children

(34) Comments | Posted 25 November 2014 | (09:00)

A self-confessed paedophile battling with self-loathing, fear and shame is to "out himself" on TV to ask for more help for people sexually attracted to children in a bid to stop them becoming criminals.

In a controversial Channel Four documentary, entitled The Paedophile Next Door, 39-year-old Eddie admits...

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David Mellor, Former Tory MP, Caught On Tape Calling Taxi Driver 'Sweaty Stupid Little S**t'

(82) Comments | Posted 25 November 2014 | (07:17)

A millionaire former Cabinet Minister has been branded "pompous' after being caught on tape ranting at a taxi driver, calling him a "smart-arsed little git" and a "sweaty, stupid little shit."

David Mellor has said he regrets what he has termed "losing his temper", after being recorded launching an...

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White Van Dan Reveals 'Manifesto' In The Sun After Emily Thornberry 'Sneer'

(259) Comments | Posted 22 November 2014 | (11:16)

'White Van Dan', the man whose home was "sneered" at by Labour MP Emily Thornberry has written his own "manifesto", or, "Danifesto," in The Sun Newspaper.

The Labour MP was forced to quit as shadow attorney general after provoking a storm of protest when she tweeted a picture of Dan...

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David Cameron Under Fire Over £1.5m Dave Whelan Donation, As Wigan Boss Is Accused Of Anti-Semitism

(45) Comments | Posted 22 November 2014 | (09:47)

David Cameron is under pressure to give up £1.5 million in donations from businessman Dave Whelan amid allegations of racist comments by the Wigan Athletic chairman.

Labour backbencher Karl Turner has written to the Prime Minister urging him to condemn the remarks and hand the money to charity.

Whelan sparked...

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Emily Thornberry, 'Snobby' Labour MP, Narrowly Avoids Showdown With White Van Man She 'Sneered' At

(104) Comments | Posted 22 November 2014 | (08:34)

The "snobby" Labour MP forced to quit as shadow attorney general after provoking a storm of protest when she tweeted a picture of a house draped in flags with a white van parked outside narrowly escaped a showdown with the owner of the family home Friday.

Emily Thornberry faced a...

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