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2014/09/30 11:29
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Nairobi — The United Kingdom has relaxed its travel advisory for Nairobi, but maintained a warning for non-essential travel to Eastleigh. In a statement, the UK's Foreign and Commonwealth Office says...
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2014/09/30 06:31
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Downham Market war hero finally gets medal after 70 yearsRichard Gould has received his Arctic Convoy Medal from the Russians. Picture: Ian Burt A 93-year-old war veteran has finally received a medal...
2014/09/30 06:20
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Attempts to get a young Welshman released from an Indonesian jail have received a major setback, according to members of the Far East country’s small Welsh community. Mathew Davies, 25, from...
2014/09/30 06:09
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So when our daughters say: “Mummy, who is that glamorous woman on the front of Vogue and why are you drawing a moustache on her?” We can reply: “This is a fiercely intelligent woman who worked very...
2014/09/29 21:47
2014/09/29 21:47
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Fancy taking your holidays in space? Or how about staying in an underwater hotel? While they might seem like far-out destinations, they could be very much a reality in the next 10 years, according to...
2014/09/29 18:29
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World leaders at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) have highlighted the importance of press freedom and called on Egypt to release the three jailed Al Jazeera staff, a release by the TV...
2014/09/29 16:51
2014/09/29 16:51
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British man 'raped at Oktoberfest beer festival in Germany' A BRITISH man is believed to have been raped at Germany's Oktoberfest beer festival. More than three million revellers have flocked to...
2014/09/26 20:08
2014/09/26 20:08
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THE family of a British man shot in a Pakistan prison have said they are living their "worst nightmare" as they appealed for the authorities to bring him back to the UK. Grandfather Mohammad Asghar...
2014/09/24 18:20
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A Welsh computer worker jailed in appalling conditions in Indonesia without charge has sent an emotional message to his mother and claims he feels abandoned by the UK government. Mathew Davies, 25,...
2014/09/24 14:28
2014/09/24 14:28
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Dipu Ahad being held by the Israel Defence Forces before being handcuffed, blindfolded and hit by soldiers.(Twitter / @_davidrhodes) A British councillor who visited the West Bank on a peace trip...
2014/09/24 12:38
2014/09/24 12:38
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The wife of British hostage Alan Henning, who is being held by the Islamic State (IS) Sunni radical organisation, has urged the group to free her husband after receiving an audio message in which he...
2014/09/23 19:56
2014/09/23 19:56
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Rogue travel operators offering pilgrimage trips are being tackled by new rules, reports Aisha Iqbal. Muslim residents are being urged by West Yorkshire Trading Standards Service to book their Hajj...
2014/09/22 18:20
2014/09/22 18:20
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A Welsh computer worker locked up in an Indonesian jail for six weeks without charge has described how he was almost stabbed with a “sharpened toothbrush”. Mathew Davies, from Blackwood, has spoken...
2014/09/22 13:21
2014/09/22 13:21
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The have-lots who are struggling on £370k a year: How the 'squeezed upper-middle class' find it hard to maintain private education and huge properties - despite their six-figure salaries The...
2014/09/22 09:13
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The Standard can reveal that 51 embassies and diplomatic missions owe the taxman £670,000 with the deficits being funded by struggling high street firms. It follows years of pressure being applied to...
2014/09/21 15:51
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... are broken' Family of murdered backpacker Hannah Witheridge bring her home to UK THE family of murdered British backpacker Hannah Witheridge have brought her body home to Britain where she will...
2014/09/21 07:48
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As reported in last week’s Sunday Sun, Phil Harris was killed in the Northern Iraq city of Erbil following a night out with a friend last month. The 37-year-old, of Red House, Sunderland, had spent a...
2014/09/21 02:28
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... the Sri Lankan Government has taken a hostile attitude toward a UNHRC investigation. The UNHRC in its March 2014 Session created an investigative body on Sri Lanka to inquire into serious...
2014/09/21 00:09
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The wife of a man whose life was threatened by the Islamic State has asked the terrorist group to "see it in their hearts to release" her husband, Alan Henning, according to a statement provided by...
2014/09/19 20:20
2014/09/19 20:20
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A Welsh computer worker could be facing five years in a notorious Indonesian jail after being arrested and detained without charge, worried friends are warning. Mathew Davies, of Blackwood,...
2014/09/30 11:29
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