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J Weekly
Britain’s Labour suspends 50 members for anti-Semitismweek for a a 2014 Facebook post that called for relocating the entire State of
Britain’s Labour suspends 50 members for anti-Semitism
J Weekly / Posted 4 hours ago
week for a a 2014 Facebook post that called for relocating the entire State of Israel to the United States, resigned from a Home Affairs Select Committee investigating anti-Semitism in the party. The committee agreed at her request to excuse Shah... Read more
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Christian Today
Cameron and Corbyn clash over antisemitism and Islamophobia at PMQscurrent matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not tak
Cameron and Corbyn clash over antisemitism and Islamophobia at PMQs
Christian Today / Posted yesterday
current matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not take part in any future matters concerning the home affairs select committee with immediate effect, until further notice. "The committee will now proceed with its inquiry... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Chief Rabbi of Britain Says Labour Has ‘Severe’ Problem with Anti-Semitismformer London mayor and Labour Party member Ken Livingstone are set to give evi
Chief Rabbi of Britain Says Labour Has ‘Severe’ Problem with Anti-Semitism
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
former London mayor and Labour Party member Ken Livingstone are set to give evidence to an inquiry by the House of Commons Home Affairs Select Committee into UK anti-Semitism, according to The Guardian newspaper. But as The Telegraph pointed out... Read more
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The Telegraph
Brown spot on white preservegoals if you train on kadhi is yet to be tested. Leicester's best known politi
Brown spot on white preserve
The Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
goals if you train on kadhi is yet to be tested. Leicester's best known politician, Keith Vaz, who chairs the powerful home affairs select committee, weighed in with: " This is the most multicultural city in Britain and last night, outside the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Only a fraction' of confiscation orders debt likely to be recoveredof confiscation orders debt likely to be recovered Home Office permanent secre
'Only a fraction' of confiscation orders debt likely to be recovered
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
of confiscation orders debt likely to be recovered Home Office permanent secretary Mark Sedwill appearing in front of the Home Affairs Select Committee Criminals owe the taxpayer nearly £2 billion - but only a tenth of the sum is ever likely to... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Labour anti-Semitism row: Norwich MP says racism and xenophobia has no part in building peace in Palestinein all its forms.” It comes as the MP embroiled in accusations of anti-Semitis
Labour anti-Semitism row: Norwich MP says racism and xenophobia has no part in building peace in Palestine
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
in all its forms.” It comes as the MP embroiled in accusations of anti-Semitism, Naz Shah, stood down from the Commons home affairs select committee as it launches a probe into anti-Jewish prejudice in British life. Ms Shah has been suspended... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Jeremy Corbyn’s accidental new electoral testdown. There’s no indication Mr Khan will change his tune if he were to win. To
Jeremy Corbyn’s accidental new electoral test
Channel 4 News / Posted 2 days ago
down. There’s no indication Mr Khan will change his tune if he were to win. To add to Jeremy Corbyn’s discomforts, the Home Affairs Select Committee has an invitation winging its way to his door to give evidence to their inquiry on... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Labour anti-Semitism row: Norwich MP says racism and xenophobia has no part in building peace in Palestinein all its forms.” It comes as the MP embroiled in accusations of anti-Semitis
Labour anti-Semitism row: Norwich MP says racism and xenophobia has no part in building peace in Palestine
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 2 days ago
in all its forms.” It comes as the MP embroiled in accusations of anti-Semitism, Naz Shah, stood down from the Commons home affairs select committee as it launches a probe into anti-Jewish prejudice in British life. Ms Shah has been suspended... Read more
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express
Ken Livingstone & Jeremy Corbyn hauled before MPs' probe amid Labour anti-Semitism rowof Israelis from the Middle East to America. Naz Shah will not take part in an
Ken Livingstone & Jeremy Corbyn hauled before MPs' probe amid Labour anti-Semitism row
express / Posted 2 days ago
of Israelis from the Middle East to America. Naz Shah will not take part in any future matters concerning the Home Affairs Select Committee with immediate effect, until further notice. Mr Corbyn has been called before the Committee in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Anti-Semitism row MP Naz Shah has just stopped running a probe on anti-Semitismcurrent matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not tak
Anti-Semitism row MP Naz Shah has just stopped running a probe on anti-Semitism
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
current matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not take part in any future matters concerning the Home Affairs Select Committee with immediate effect, until further notice. "The Committee will now proceed with its inquiry... Read more
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heraldscotland
Suspended Labour MP Naz Shah stands down from Home Affairs select committeecurrent matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not tak
Suspended Labour MP Naz Shah stands down from Home Affairs select committee
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
current matters are resolved. "We have accepted her decision. She will not take part in any future matters concerning the home affairs select committee with immediate effect, until further notice. "The committee will now proceed with its inquiry... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Naz Shah resigns from select committee leading inquiry into anti-Semitism"Naz Shah asked to be excused from any further deliberations of the Home Affair
Naz Shah resigns from select committee leading inquiry into anti-Semitism
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
"Naz Shah asked to be excused from any further deliberations of the Home Affairs Select Committee until current issues have been resolved. "She will not take part in the anti-Semitism inquiry or any other inquiries and will not receive any... Read more
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The Jewish Press
UK Labour Politician Warns ‘Israel is a Terrorist State Like ISIS’Khan is becoming less and less likely to win the seat, given those who have bee
UK Labour Politician Warns ‘Israel is a Terrorist State Like ISIS’
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
Khan is becoming less and less likely to win the seat, given those who have been his greatest supporters. In addition, the Home Affairs Select Committee of the House of Commons has just launched its investigation into anti-Semitism in the UK, even... Read more
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Evening Standard
Rosamund Urwin: Labour is veering close to the edge on anti-Semitismposts were only “over the top” comments about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Rosamund Urwin: Labour is veering close to the edge on anti-Semitism
Evening Standard / Posted 7 days ago
posts were only “over the top” comments about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The Bradford West MP, who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee which is currently holding an inquiry into anti-Semitism, had called for the transportation of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
British Labour MP Naz Shah Suspended Over Anti-Semitic PostsShah’s suspension, including MP Lisa Nandy. Labour MP Kate Hoey told the BBC th
British Labour MP Naz Shah Suspended Over Anti-Semitic Posts
The Jewish Press / Posted 7 days ago
Shah’s suspension, including MP Lisa Nandy. Labour MP Kate Hoey told the BBC that Shah should resign “right away” from the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is tasked with investigating the rising anti-Semitism in Britain. Prominent British... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Islamic State terror cells operating in England, says USand its people. "Those are sort of countervailing processes.” The British Lab
Islamic State terror cells operating in England, says US
Irish Examiner / Posted 8 days ago
and its people. "Those are sort of countervailing processes.” The British Labour Party’s Keith Vaz, chairman of the home affairs select committee, told The Daily Telegraph the concerns must be taken seriously. “This is a worrying view which... Read more
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The Hindu
Indian-origin MPs oppose BrexitShailesh Vara MP; Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy, University of Wes
Indian-origin MPs oppose Brexit
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Shailesh Vara MP; Emeritus Professor of Political Philosophy, University of Westminster Lord Bhikhu Parekh; Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee Keith Vaz MP; and Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Department for International... Read more
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Daily Mirror
MP Naz Shah suspended from Labour over anti-Semitic Facebook postssolved". The post on Ms Shah's Facebook page said moving Israel to the US was
MP Naz Shah suspended from Labour over anti-Semitic Facebook posts
Daily Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
solved". The post on Ms Shah's Facebook page said moving Israel to the US was a "solution" And she remains on the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is carrying out an inquiry into the rise of anti-Semitism in the UK. Mr Cameron told... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
David Cameron adds to calls for suspension of Naz Shah over Israel commentschanged my views' - well, do something in another organisation." Labour MP Kat
David Cameron adds to calls for suspension of Naz Shah over Israel comments
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
changed my views' - well, do something in another organisation." Labour MP Kate Hoey said Ms Shah should resign from the home affairs select committee "right away" and called for the party to hold an investigation. She told BBC Radio 4's World... Read more
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International Business Times
David Cameron says it is 'extraordinary' Naz Shah has not been suspended over anti-Israel posts any suggestion that Shah would be sacked from the party. There were also calls
David Cameron says it is 'extraordinary' Naz Shah has not been suspended over anti-Israel posts
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
any suggestion that Shah would be sacked from the party. There were also calls from Shah to step down from her role on the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is currently looking into anti-Semitism, with many suggesting the committee's work would... Read more
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Daily Mail
Corbyn brands MP who suggested Israel be 'relocated' to US 'offensive'to be suspended from the Labour Party over the incident. Questions have also b
Corbyn brands MP who suggested Israel be 'relocated' to US 'offensive'
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
to be suspended from the Labour Party over the incident. Questions have also been raised about Ms Shah's membership of the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is research anti-Semitism currently. Her post will not be discussed by the committee... Read more
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International Business Times
EU referendum: British-Indian voters could have major impact on Brexit ballot Vara MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Ministry of Justice Rt
EU referendum: British-Indian voters could have major impact on Brexit ballot
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Vara MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Ministry of Justice Rt. Hon. Keith Vaz MP, Chair of the Home Affairs Select Committee Valerie Vaz MP, Vice-Chair of the Parliamentary Labour Party Baroness Sandip Verma,... Read more
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FOX News
US intelligence chief warns ISIS sleeper cells are in Englandsaid months after the attacks, a portrait of the extremists’ presence in Europe
US intelligence chief warns ISIS sleeper cells are in England
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
said months after the attacks, a portrait of the extremists’ presence in Europe began to emerge. Chairman of the commons home affairs select committee Keith Vaz said Britain needs to take Clapper’s warnings very seriously because his message... Read more
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International Business Times
Watch PMQs live: David Cameron faces Jeremy Corbyn as junior doctors' strike continues became an MP for Bradford West. She has resigned as John McDonnell's parliament
Watch PMQs live: David Cameron faces Jeremy Corbyn as junior doctors' strike continues
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
became an MP for Bradford West. She has resigned as John McDonnell's parliamentary private secretary, but remains on the home affairs select committee, which is investigating the rise of anti-Semitism. "I deeply regret the hurt I have caused by... Read more
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Daily Star
WARNING: ISIS sleeper cells in UK RIGHT NOW…and plotting Paris-style terror attackscrisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awarene
WARNING: ISIS sleeper cells in UK RIGHT NOW…and plotting Paris-style terror attacks
Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
crisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awareness of." Keith Vaz, chairman of the Commons home affairs select committee, claimed the "worrying view" of Mr Clapper "needs to be taken very seriously". GETTYCLAIMS:... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Isis has terror cells in England, says US intelligence chiefof its borders and its people. Those are sort of countervailing processes.” La
Isis has terror cells in England, says US intelligence chief
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
of its borders and its people. Those are sort of countervailing processes.” Labour’s Keith Vaz, the chairman of the home affairs select committee, told the Daily Telegraph the concerns must be taken seriously. He said: “This is a worrying... Read more
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express
BRITAIN TERROR WARNING: EU free movement has 'allowed Islamic State sleeper cells into UK’crisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awarene
BRITAIN TERROR WARNING: EU free movement has 'allowed Islamic State sleeper cells into UK’
express / Posted 9 days ago
crisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awareness of." Keith Vaz, chairman of the Commons home affairs select committee, claimed the "worrying view" of Mr Clapper "needs to be taken very seriously". He said: “There... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Open borders allow Isil sleeper cells into Europe and UK capable of carrying out Paris-style attacks, warns US intelligence chiefcrisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awarene
Open borders allow Isil sleeper cells into Europe and UK capable of carrying out Paris-style attacks, warns US intelligence chief
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
crisis in Europe — something which the nations, I think, have a growing awareness of." Keith Vaz, chairman of the Commons home affairs select committee, said: “This is a worrying view which needs to taken very seriously as it comes from a key ally... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Labour MP ‘Outed’ Over Anti-Semitic Posts on Facebooklater. pic.twitter.com/x74FDKNCJE She was careful, however, not to resign from
Labour MP ‘Outed’ Over Anti-Semitic Posts on Facebook
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
later. pic.twitter.com/x74FDKNCJE She was careful, however, not to resign from her position on the parliament’s Home Affairs Select Committee – which is set to investigate rising anti-Semitism in Britain. The first offensive post was... Read more
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thebee
McDonnell's Aide Quits Over Anti-Semitic Postincluding anti-Semitism." :: Local Labour Party Vice Chair Suspended For Anti-
McDonnell's Aide Quits Over Anti-Semitic Post
thebee / Posted 9 days ago
including anti-Semitism." :: Local Labour Party Vice Chair Suspended For Anti-Semitic Comments Ms Shah is a member of the Home Affairs Select Committee, which is undertaking an inquiry into anti-Semitism, and campaigners said it would be hard to... Read more
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express
Labour MP forced to resign after calling for Israel to be ‘relocated’ to the USParliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to Mr McDonnell, but is facing further ca
Labour MP forced to resign after calling for Israel to be ‘relocated’ to the US
express / Posted 9 days ago
Parliamentary Private Secretary (PPS) to Mr McDonnell, but is facing further calls to stand down from the House of Commons’ Home Affairs Select Committee. The influential group of MPs is currently conducting an inquiry into anti-Semitism.Related... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Labour MP backed calls to “relocate” Israel to Americaremarks would be kicked out of the party. The comments also raised questions a
Labour MP backed calls to “relocate” Israel to America
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
remarks would be kicked out of the party. The comments also raised questions about Ms Shah’s suitability to remain on the Home Affairs Select Committee, which recently announced it would investigate rising anti-Semitism in Britain. A post on Ms... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
'Complacent’ anti-terror minister says UK borders are ‘adequately prepared’ to keep Britons safeKeith Vaz, the Labour chairman of the House of Commons Home Affairs select comm
'Complacent’ anti-terror minister says UK borders are ‘adequately prepared’ to keep Britons safe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
Keith Vaz, the Labour chairman of the House of Commons Home Affairs select committee, said Lord Ahmad’s comments suggested the Government could be seen as complacent about the security of Britain’s borders. He said: “The Government must never be... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Extremists free to travel to UK because EU states cannot agree on the definition of a 'foreign fighter'definition would be helpful but it doesn't have much practical impact.” Tim Lo
Extremists free to travel to UK because EU states cannot agree on the definition of a 'foreign fighter'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
definition would be helpful but it doesn't have much practical impact.” Tim Loughton, the Conservative MP who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee, said: “This is deeply worrying and ridiculous state of affairs. "We are constantly being told... Read more
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asianage
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK: Reportabroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK: Report
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
abroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin MP Keith Vaz, the House of Commons’ home affairs select committee chairperson, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people... Read more
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asianage
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK Reportabroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK Report
asianage / Posted 13 days ago
abroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin MP Keith Vaz, the House of Commons’ home affairs select committee chairperson, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people... Read more
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express
Senior Tory warns EU ‘opens door to terror’ in UKthen come back to the UK, are the most likely to be perpetrators of high impact
Senior Tory warns EU ‘opens door to terror’ in UK
express / Posted 14 days ago
then come back to the UK, are the most likely to be perpetrators of high impact mass casualty attacks.” Keith Vaz MP, the Home Affairs select committee chairman, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people are... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK: Reportabroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin
70 British Islamic State recruits plotting attacks in UK: Report
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
abroad for training or combat experience and returned to the UK. Indian-origin MP Keith Vaz, the House of Commons’ home affairs select committee chairperson, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people... Read more
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The Hindu
Report: 70 British IS recruits plotting attacks in U.K.abroad for training or combat experience and returned to the U.K. Indian-origi
Report: 70 British IS recruits plotting attacks in U.K.
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
abroad for training or combat experience and returned to the U.K. Indian-origin MP Keith Vaz, the House of Commons’ Home Affairs Select Committee chairman, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people are... Read more
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express
BORDER FARCE: THIRD of jihadis behind UK terror plots slip into Britain uncheckedJuly 7, 2005 London terror attacks which killed 52 and injured 700 on the Tube
BORDER FARCE: THIRD of jihadis behind UK terror plots slip into Britain unchecked
express / Posted 14 days ago
July 7, 2005 London terror attacks which killed 52 and injured 700 on the Tube and bus network. Keith Vaz MP, chair of the Home Affairs select committee, said: "These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people are leaving... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Border Security: Third of jihadists who plotted UK atrocities slipped in and out of country with easeare the most likely to be perpetrators of high impact mass casualty attacks or
Border Security: Third of jihadists who plotted UK atrocities slipped in and out of country with ease
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
are the most likely to be perpetrators of high impact mass casualty attacks or other serious offences.” Keith Vaz MP, the Home Affairs select committee chairman, said: “These figures are extremely concerning and what they show is that people are... Read more
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Sussex Express
Wealden MP welcomes new time limit on detention of pregnant women in immigration custodyImmigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire, as well as in questions to both Mrs
Wealden MP welcomes new time limit on detention of pregnant women in immigration custody
Sussex Express / Posted 16 days ago
Immigration Removal Centre in Bedfordshire, as well as in questions to both Mrs May and the immigration minister during Home Affairs Select Committee inquiries. Ms Ghani expressed concern to Mrs May that ‘women were not provided with the same... Read more
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Daily Mail
Drone that smashed into BA jet could have cost just £440no idea of the rules surrounding commercial drones makes such accidents inevita
Drone that smashed into BA jet could have cost just £440
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
no idea of the rules surrounding commercial drones makes such accidents inevitable. MP David Burrowes, who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee, said that they can no longer be treated as an 'innocent leisure pursuit' because of the risk... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lack of regulation blamed for drone hitting BA jetMP David Burrowes, who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee, warned that d
Lack of regulation blamed for drone hitting BA jet
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
MP David Burrowes, who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee, warned that drones can no longer be treated as an “innocent leisure pursuit” because of the risk they pose to lives of people in the air. He called for drone owners to sign a mandatory... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Hundreds of suspects still being kept on long-term bail by West Yorkshire Policeused in complex fraud or historic sexual abuse investigations, has come under i
Hundreds of suspects still being kept on long-term bail by West Yorkshire Police
Wakefield Today / Posted 17 days ago
used in complex fraud or historic sexual abuse investigations, has come under increased criticism. Last March, the Home Affairs Select Committee called for reform of police bail procedures after hearing evidence from Paul Gambaccini, the... Read more
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Evening Standard
MP: drones like one that hit Heathrow plane may lead to mass deathsa British Airways flight was struck by a device as it came in to land at Heathr
MP: drones like one that hit Heathrow plane may lead to mass deaths
Evening Standard / Posted 17 days ago
a British Airways flight was struck by a device as it came in to land at Heathrow Airport. David Burrowes, who sits on the Home Affairs Select Committee, said the gadgets can no longer be treated as an “innocent leisure pursuit” because of the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
School-run taxi drivers in new child abuse scandalnever finished or made public. Theresa May blamed failures to investigate in R
School-run taxi drivers in new child abuse scandal
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
never finished or made public. Theresa May blamed failures to investigate in Rotherham on 'political correctness' The Home Affairs Select Committee later slammed the handling of the hundreds of cases of rape, abduction, sex trafficking and... Read more
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Wakefield Today
West Yorkshire Police manpower ‘will only increase by 300 this year’in the next year, despite the force planning to bring in twice as many new recr
West Yorkshire Police manpower ‘will only increase by 300 this year’
Wakefield Today / Posted 21 days ago
in the next year, despite the force planning to bring in twice as many new recruits. Chief Constable Dee Collins told the Home Affairs Select Committee this week that the force’s improved financial situation meant she was “in a position in the... Read more
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express
No wonder our borders are broken! Bungling Home Office mandarin 'DOESN'T KNOW' own budget20 minutes for giving “unsatisfactory” answers. Mr Robbins was asked nine time
No wonder our borders are broken! Bungling Home Office mandarin 'DOESN'T KNOW' own budget
express / Posted 23 days ago
20 minutes for giving “unsatisfactory” answers. Mr Robbins was asked nine times by Keith Vaz, chairman of the influential Home Affairs Select Committee, whether the borders budget had been finalised - but refused to give an answer. Mr Vaz said:... Read more
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Daily Star
'Be brave' MP urges Muslim men to stand up for British values after 'ghettos' alertpoll for a documentary What British Muslims Really Think, set to be screened to
'Be brave' MP urges Muslim men to stand up for British values after 'ghettos' alert
Daily Star / Posted 23 days ago
poll for a documentary What British Muslims Really Think, set to be screened tonight. The current chairman of the Commons’ Home Affairs Select Committee, Keith Vaz, agreed that there should be “no no-go areas in the UK” and different cultures... Read more
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