Monday, 27 March 2017

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Deported grandmother: I’ve been treated as a terrorist

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A WOMAN deported despite living in Britain for nearly 30 years has hit out at the UK Government, saying she has been treated like a terrorist and accused of being violent. Irene Clennell, 53, who is the main carer for her British husband John, was placed in the Dungavel immigration ...

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Trump Skip White House Correspondents Dinner

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WASHINGTON: President Trump announced that he would break from a decades-old tradition and skip the annual White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner scheduled for April 29. “I will not be attending the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner this year. Please wish everyone well and have a great evening!” Trump tweeted. The ...

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Vietnam Kim killing suspect thought she was in ´comedy video´

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HANOI: Vietnam said the Vietnamese woman accused of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un´s half brother told officials she thought she was taking part in a prank for a comedy video. Doan Thi Huong was arrested alongside an Indonesian woman, with both accused of carrying out a fatal poison attack ...

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ISIS planning attacks in Britain: anti-terrorism lawyer

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LONDON: ISIS militants are planning “indiscriminate attacks on innocent civilians” in Britain on a scale similar to those staged by the Irish Republican Army 40 years ago, the head of the country’s new terrorism watchdog said. In an interview with the Sunday Telegraph published on Sunday, Max Hill, the lawyer ...

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British fighter jets divert heathrow-bound PIA flight

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LONDON: British fighter jets on Tuesday diverted a Pakistan International Airlines flight which had been bound for London’s Heathrow airport, due to a “disruptive passenger” police said. The Royal Air Force (RAF) said its quick reaction jets were launched on Tuesday afternoon from an airfield in central England. “The aircraft ...

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Sadiq Khan warns Scotland against rise of nationalism

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LONDON: Nationalists who attempt to divide Scotland from England are no better than racists and sectarians, London mayor Sadiq Khan has told the Labour party conference in Perth. Mr Khan’s remarks in a speech warning against the rise of nationalist and populist parties have outraged supporters of Scottish independence. Nicola Sturgeon, ...

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