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David Cameron’s Conservative Party wins UK election

David Cameron UK election

David Cameron’s Conservative Party has won an overall majority in the UK General Election. Labour Party leader Ed Miliband has resigned after a crushing defeat, with Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg and UKIP‘s Nigel Farage also stepping down. Addressing the nation on Friday afternoon, Cameron confirmed the Tories would form ...

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Iraqi army downs 2 UK planes delivering weapons to ISIS

Weapons drop from plane

Iraq‘s army has shot down two British planes as they were carrying weapons for the ISIS terrorists in Al-Anbar province, a senior lawmaker disclosed on Monday. “The Iraqi Parliament’s National Security and Defense Committee has access to the photos of both planes that are British and have crashed while they ...

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London Metro Police spent £33.5 million to target journalists

London Metro Police

London Metropolitan Police (MPS) have spent more than £33.5 million snooping on journalists, a Freedom of Information (FoI) request has shown. The FoI request, from the Press Gazette, showed that the number of investigations into the activities of journalists in 2014 was nearly double 2013 figures, in which £19.5 million ...

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Does the UK have anything to offer Scotland besides threats?

Independence Scotland

Scottish voters finally have the opportunity to fulfill William Wallace’s dream of a Scotland that is free and independent of England forever. All they have to do is vote yes next week. Without a doubt, a divorce from the British would be quite messy, and life would probably be more ...

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“Independent” Scotland could claim part of $12.6b gold reserves

Scottish gold

The distribution of the UK’s assets in the event of Scottish independence would be subject to negotiation between an independent Scottish Government and the continuing UK government, a spokesman for the United Kingdom Treasury said. The United Kingdom, whose reserves are worth 7.84 billion pounds ($12.6 billion) at today’s prices, ...

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UK’s top 4 banks under major investigation

Barclays bank

Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC and Lloyds may be forced to break up following a finance watchdog’s inquiry. The watchdog claims Britain’s banking sector is characterized by anti-competitiveness and a failure to meet ordinary citizens and small business’ needs. Outlining its proposals for a sweeping 18-month investigation into Britain’s ...

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DRIP: the end of privacy in the UK

Big Brother spying

David Cameron cares about your safety. It’s all he ever thinks about. It’s his passion. He’s passionate about it. Every time David Cameron thinks about how safe he’d like to keep you, passion overcomes him and he has to have a lie down. With his eyes shut. A bit like ...

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114 documents exposing elite pedophile ring go ‘missing’

Sir Leon Brittan

A dossier compiled by an MP detailing allegations of a 1980s Westminster paedophile ring is one of more than 100 potentially relevant Home Office files destroyed, lost or missing, it has emerged. The government faced fresh calls for an overarching inquiry into historical cases of paedophilia as it was revealed ...

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At least 40 UK politicians involved in Westminster ‘pedophile ring’

Members of UK Parliament

Editor’s note: as we have been reporting, this pedophile ring goes much deeper than just admitted pedophiles Jimmy Savile and Rolf Harris. With many people in high places involved, including the British Royal Family.  A whistleblower who kicked off UK police pedophile probe Operation Fernbridge believes as many as 40 ...

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Queen’s speech to Parliament: highlights in 90 seconds

Prince Charles Queen Elizabeth II

Editor’s note: Why does she keep referring to them as ‘my government’? I thought it was the people’s government… Reforms to pensions and planning laws and a new 5p charge for plastic bags are among new legislation included in this year’s Queen’s Speech. As Head of State, it is the ...

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