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UK plan to scrap Human Rights Act is ‘dangerous’, says UN

The UN special rapporteur on torture has accused David Cameron of a “cold-hearted ” approach to the migration crisis, warning that plans to scrap the Human Rights Act risk

Joe Biden Shows Up At LGBT Rights Gala

Vice President Joe Biden delivered the keynote speech while speaking to a room of nearly 4,000 supporters of the nation’s largest LGBT rights group on Saturday (10/3) in Was

Jeremy Corbyn: Wouldn’t Use Nuclear Weapons Anyway

In an interview at the end of the party’s annual conference, the Labour leader admitted he would not “press the button” to retaliate in the event of a nuclear attack if

1.2m UK Vehicles Affected in VW Scandal

Nearly 1.2m Volkswagen vehicles in Britain are affected by the software hack used by the German carmaker to cheat US emissions tests. It includes diesel-powered cars with the

Friends in Need

W friendsinneed.co.uk Together, let’s end the loneliness and isolation of depression Friends in Need is a way for people affected by depression t

Handling Migrant Crisis

Amid Hungary’s struggle to cope with some 150,000 migrants that have crossed its borders so far this year, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has called on the European U

Queen’s Representative Resigned over Leaked Emails

Paul Sabapathy, CBE, the Queen’s personal representative to the West Midlands steps down after making comments about British Pakistanis in leaked private email. After att

Japan: Floods Spark Evacuations

Authorities in central Japan ordered tens of thousands to flee their homes after rains flooded rivers and triggered landslides, with one person missing after a mudslide buried

Egypt: Top Female Student Takes on Corruption

Softly spoken schoolgirl Mariam Malak has grow to be an unlikely symbol of the battle towards corruption in Egypt soon after scoring the sum total of zero in her ultimate exam

British Airways Plane Catches Fire

A London-bound British Airways jet caught fire as it was preparing to take off from Las Vegas, prompting the crew to abort takeoff and evacuate terrified passengers. "There we