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Amber Rudd 'Becomes Latest Victim Of Notorious Email Hoaxer'

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has apparently fallen victim to a notorious email hoaxer known for pranks hoodwinking US President Donald Trump’s advisors and the Bank o...

'Racial Profiling' Concerns Raised As Rudd Backs Use Of Stop And Search Powers

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK

Amber Rudd has reignited debate over the use of stop and search powers after backing calls for officers to use them to “confront” a recent rise in...

Lawyer For Suicidal Girl X Reveals 'Sad Reality' That Top Judge Had To Solve Care Crisis

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.08.2017 | UK

The lawyer for a suicidal teen whose case prompted a judge to warn that there would be “blood on our hands” if authorities could not find her suit...

Suicidal Teen Whose Case Prompted To Judge To Warn Of 'Blood Of Our Hands' Now Has Care

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 04.08.2017 | UK

A suicidal teen, whose lack of care prompted a High Court judge to condemn the shortage of treatment for mentally unwell children, now has a “safe a...

Judge Warns Of 'Blood On Our Hands' As Suicidal Teen Lays Bare UK's Mental Health Crisis

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK

Pressure is mounting on Jeremy Hunt to address the lack of mental health care for children, after a judge warned “we will have blood on our hands”...

Drugs Strategy Condemned For Ignoring These Radical Solutions, As Deaths Soar

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK

The Government’s new drugs strategy has been condemned as “business for usual” for failing to embrace radical solutions to soaring drug deaths. ...

Desperate Plea For Theresa May To Save Three-Year-Old Girl From Female Genital Mutilation

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 06.07.2017 | UK Politics

A three-year-old girl faces female genital mutilation (FGM) if her family is deported, the Prime Minister was warned today. Hannah Bardell MP made a d...

Grenfell Tower Fire: Survivors Make 12 Demands Of Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 04.07.2017 | UK Politics

Survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster have made 12 demands of Theresa May in a letter to Number 10. Around 150 survivors have written to the Prime...

Cabinet Reshuffle: Michael Gove Makes A Sensational Return

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Politics

Michael Gove is back in the Cabinet as Theresa May reshuffles her top team. The former Justice Secretary was sacked by May when she became Prime Minis...

Theresa May Vows To Tear Up Human Rights Laws To Tackle Islamist Terrorism

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is vowing to tear up human rights laws that stand in the way of her fight against terrorism. In a speech this evening, the Prime Minister ...

Enough Is Enough: We Need Fresh Solutions To Stop Terrorism

Baroness Jones | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics
Baroness Jones

Let's learn a few lessons from the mistakes of recent years. Let's value community policing and the police staff who do the vital backroom work. Let's focus the existing resources of our security services on chasing terrorists, rather than harassing environmental campaigners and Green politicians. Let us look at how our foreign policy connects with our domestic security.

The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 6, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. NEIGHBOURHOOD BOTCH The police erected 3ft concrete barriers on Westminster, Waterloo and Lambeth bridges yesterday to prevent what Scotland Yard...

Jeremy Corbyn Changes His Mind Over Whether Theresa May Should Resign As Prime Minister

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has changed his mind over whether Theresa May should resign over cuts to police numbers while she was Home Secretary. The Labour leader ...

Karen Bradley Repeatedly Refuses Answer If Armed Police Numbers Have Fallen

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 05.06.2017 | UK Politics

Culture Secretary Karen Bradley this morning repeatedly refused to say whether the number of armed police has fallen since 2010, leading to heated exc...

Theresa May 'Must Bear Some Responsibility' For Manchester Attack, Says Ukip's Suzanne Evans

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Politics

Ukip’s Deputy Chairman today claimed Theresa May “must bear some responsibility” for the Manchester terrorist attack as her party launched its e...

May Troop Deployment Underlines Tory Police Cuts

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s dramatic deployment of troops in the wake of the Manchester bombing has laid bare Tory police cuts, the leader of the Police Federatio...

Home Secretary Urges NHS Trusts To 'Learn' From Cyber Attack And Upgrade Computer Systems

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.05.2017 | UK

NHS trusts have been urged by the Home Secretary to upgrade their computer systems as the health service faces a weekend of chaos after a debilitating...

Sunday Show Round Up: Karl Marx, Theresa May's Hair And Attacks On The Media

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 07.05.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Labour Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell was first up this morning, and set out his party’s plans to increase tax on those earni...

Sunday Shows: Amber Rudd And Ukip Wars Dominate

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK Politics

The Andrew Marr Show Baroness Warsi, the first Muslim to attend Cabinet back in 2010, appeared on Marr to discuss the Westminster terror attacks and I...

'Completely Unacceptable' We Can't See Terrorists' WhatsApp Messages, Says Amber Rudd

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Politics

Home Secretary Amber Rudd today claimed it is “completely unacceptable” for WhatsApp to allow terrorists to “hide” behind its encrypted messag...

Boris Johnson Attack Internet Giants Over 'Disgusting' Failures

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 26.03.2017 | UK

Boris Johnson has attacked internet giants for their “disgusting” failure to remove extremist material from the web. The Foreign Secretary also ca...

Charles Bronson’s Fiancée Petitions Amber Rudd And Theresa May For His Release

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.02.2017 | UK

Charles Bronson’s fiancée has started an online petition pleading for his release. Paula Williamson’s Change.org petition calls on Home Secretary...

Home Office Set To Review Asylum Claims From Children In The Calais 'Jungle' Camp

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 20.02.2017 | UK Politics

Child refugees who have been turned away from the UK could have their cases reviewed, as the Home Office comes under pressure over the early closure o...

Calais Volunteers Take On Amber Rudd's 'Shameful' Halting Of Child Refugee Scheme

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 13.02.2017 | UK

More than 50,000 people are calling on Home Secretary Amber Rudd to “respect the rights of young refugees” after the government ditched its scheme...

Daughter Of 'Britain's Schindler' Urges PM To Reverse Closure Of Dubs Refugee Scheme

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK

The daughter of Sir Nicholas Winton - who was hailed “Britain’s Schindler” after saving hundreds of children from Nazi tyranny - has called on T...