John McDonnell Refuses To Apologise For Repeating Call For Esther McVey To Be Lynched

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Labour’s Shadow Chancellor again refused to apologise today for repeating calls for a Tory Cabinet Minister to by lynched. John McDonnell made the comments in 2014, when he said some activists in Liverpool questioned why Labour weren’t supporting “lynching” then-Employment Minister Esther McVey. McDonnell More...

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By PunditX On Sunday, January 21st, 2018
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Kabul Intercontinental Hotel Siege Ends With At Least Five Dead, Government Confirms

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Afghan Special Forces ended an overnight siege at Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel on Sunday, killing the last gunman from a group of three attackers who stormed the hotel, More...

By PunditX On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Lucy DeCoutere on what’s changed since Ghomeshi

Lucy DeCoutere photographed in Halifax in 2016. Photo, North X North. In early October, when the Harvey Weinstein story broke, I was on my way to Italy because some friends had sent me there. They had given me More...

By PunditX On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Slick Reflective Jackets For Men And Women Who Take Their Workouts Outdoors

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In the colder, darker months, reflective jackets will be a crucial part of your workout. Whether it’s running or cycling, safety dictates that a visible outer layer is essential More...

By PunditX On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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Nick Boles, Former Tory Minister, Calls Theresa May's Government Timid And Unambitious

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Theresa May “constantly disappoints” because her Government is timid and unambitious, a former Tory minister has said. Nick Boles tweeted it was time for the prime More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Oil Giant Shell Bids For London Minicab Licence

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Oil giant Shell has been urged to protect workers’ rights as it bids to make an entrance into the London minicab market. A subsidiary of the Anglo-Dutch firm is applying More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Donald Trump Cements U-Turn On Abortion View By Comparing US Laws To North Korea

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Donald Trump has described US abortion laws as “among the most permissive in the world” and compared them to those in countries such as China and North Korea. In More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Pop-Up Penguin Surprises Antarctic Researchers

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Researchers in the Antarctic were visited by eight curious penguins over the course of a day as they collected water samples in Newcomb Bay. One of the birds was filmed jumping More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Government Intervention In Business Is Coming

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Political intervention in business is set to rise in 2018. Whilst governments know they need the private sector to grow and thrive, they are also under pressure to show their More...

By PunditX On Friday, January 19th, 2018
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Co-op Offers Jobs To Victims Of Human Trafficking And Modern Slavery

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Victims of modern slavery and human trafficking are being offered jobs by retail giant the Co-op to help them rebuild their lives. Survivors of forced labour, sexual exploitation More...