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Oxbridge admissions create ‘social apartheid, reinforcing entrenched privilege’ – MP

Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 15:55 Britain’s elite universities perpetuate a “social apartheid” in Britain, Labour MP David Lammy has said, as new figures reveal the majority of entrants to Oxford and Cambridge between 2010 and 2015 came from a “small privileged minority.” The new intake at Britain’s top two universities were overwhelmingly from the affluent south of England, brought ...

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Tweeting Trump seems to think radical Islam causes all crime in Britain

Donald Trump is worried about crime, but not in the US. Not only does the president see the reported rise in UK crime rates as a threat to US citizens, he also views every sex assault, burglary and homicide in Britain as the result of radical Islam. Displaying no knowledge of UK law, or any sign of having read the ...

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Firework explodes inside London bus, sending passengers diving for cover (VIDEO)

Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 12:56 Edited time: 20 Oct, 2017 13:30 A group of “idiotic” youths have been slammed by Transport for London (TfL) after they fired a lit firework into a double-decker bus in northwest London. Footage captured on a passenger’s smartphone shows terrified commuters diving for cover. The video, taken by a passenger sitting towards the back ...

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Macron accuses UK of ‘bluffing’ over threats of no-deal Brexit

French President Emmanuel Macron has accused UK politicians of “bluffing” over a “no-deal” Brexit option. Much “still needs to be done” before the next round of negotiations can begin, he added. “We haven’t even got halfway there yet,” Macron told reporters in Brussels. “Theresa May’s problem is that those who wanted Brexit never told the British people what the cost ...

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‘I am not a victim’: Britain’s most tattooed man wants all extreme body mods legalized (VIDEO)

Britain’s most tattooed man says the law on extreme body art is totally out of date and urgently needs updating. Current legislation labels him a “victim of consensual abuse,” which he calls “ridiculous.” King Of Ink Land King Body Art The Extreme Ink-Ite (he has officially changed his name by deed poll), or ‘Body Art’ to you and me, was ...

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CEO of ‘Vampire squid’ Goldman Sachs hints at post-Brexit relocation to Frankfurt

Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 11:31 Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein has hinted that the investment bank could relocate to Frankfurt in the wake of Brexit. The ‘vampire squid’ executive tweeted on Thursday that he expected to spend more time in the German city after Britain leaves the EU. “Just left Frankfurt. Great meetings, great weather, really enjoyed it. Good, ...

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Business lobby CBI smells profit as robotic revolution threatens millions of jobs

Published time: 20 Oct, 2017 10:20 The robot revolution is coming, and Britain’s business lobby smells opportunity. With one in five UK jobs threatened by automation, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has urged Theresa May to launch a commission to examine the impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on productivity. The captains of industry want the commission to start as ...

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‘Paving the way for tyranny’: Tory MP slams own party for universal credit abstention

Published time: 19 Oct, 2017 15:49 Andrea Leadsom, the Tory leader of the House of Commons, has been accused by a fellow Conservative MP of paving the way for “tyranny,” after the government pushed its MPs to abstain on a Labour motion on universal credit. Veteran MP Sir Edward Leigh told MPs in the House of Commons: “Frankly, the road ...

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Merkel expects Brexit breakthrough in December, but other leaders seek clarity on ‘divorce bill’

Published time: 19 Oct, 2017 15:52 The deadlock in negotiations between the EU and UK could see a breakthrough by the end of the year and Brexit trade talks could commence earlier than expected, Angela Merkel told a European Council meeting in Brussels on Thursday. Although not enough progress has been made to carry the Brexit process into to its ...

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'Terrorists’ plan is to make us all hate each other & be willing to kill each other'

Published time: 19 Oct, 2017 16:03 The communities around the world have to make sure radicalized people don’t speak for them, and that non-radical people have the stronger voice, Chris Phillips the former Head of the UK National Counter Terrorism Security Office told RT. The head of the UK’s domestic intelligence service Andrew Parker has warned the threat of terrorism ...

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