Sunday, August 9, 2020

MixedTimes - Victoria Friedman

Ex-Labour MP Spared Jail Despite Extreme Child Porn Conviction

Ex-Labour MP Spared Jail Despite Extreme Child Porn Conviction

A former Labour MP who had multiple convictions for assault was spared jail despite being found guilty of possessing the worst kind of child abuse pornography. On Friday, Judge Mr Justice Edis at Ipswich Crown Court handed 59-year-old Eric Joyce

Recorded Coronavirus Deaths Could Be Reviewed Down by 10 Per Cent: Report

Recorded Coronavirus Deaths Could Be Reviewed Down by 10 Per Cent: Report

The official coronavirus death toll in England could be reduced by 10 per cent due to the flawed counting system whereby anyone who has tested positive would have their death attributed to the Chinese virus, even if they died months later of a heart attack.

China Will Stop Recognising British Hong Kong Passports: Chinese Amb to UK

China Will Stop Recognising British Hong Kong Passports: Chinese Amb to UK

China's ambassador to the UKLiu Xiaoming has said that the Communist state will no longer recognise the British National (Overseas) passport as a valid legal document, suggesting that his country will block the three million Hong Kongers eligible for one from leaving the city.

China Will Stop Recognising British Hong Kong Passports: Chinese Amb to UK

China Will Stop Recognising British Hong Kong Passports: Chinese Amb to UK

China's ambassador to the UKLiu Xiaoming has said that the Communist state will no longer recognise the British National (Overseas) passport as a valid legal document, suggesting that his country will block the three million Hong Kongers eligible for one from leaving the city.

Farage: Marxist BLM Has Agenda That 'Would Make Lenin Blush'

Farage: Marxist BLM Has Agenda That 'Would Make Lenin Blush'

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said that the people behind Black Lives Matter have an agenda that "would make Lenin blush", warning that the movement does not want racial justice but seeks to tear down Western civilisation.

Huawei Could Be Locked out of UK's 5G Network by Christmas: Reports

Huawei Could Be Locked out of UK's 5G Network by Christmas: Reports

Reports have circulated that Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call for Chinese-controlled Huawei to be locked out from Britain's 5G by the end of this year, after theNational Cyber Security Centre concluded that the products are not secure.

Out of the EU and into the World: UK Opens Trade Talks with Japan

Out of the EU and into the World: UK Opens Trade Talks with Japan

The UK has launched the beginning of negotiations for a free trade deal with Japan, the talks commencing as reports suggest discussions between Brexit Britain and the European Union could collapse over fishing and regulatory alignment.

Brexit Boost: Nissan Backs Britain as It Pulls out of EU

Brexit Boost: Nissan Backs Britain as It Pulls out of EU

Japanese carmaker Nissan has announced that it will retain its plant in Sunderland, England, but will be closing its factories in Spain, signalling that it may pull out of more locations across the European Union.

Farage Predicts ‘Massive Influx’ of Migrants Before Brexit

Farage Predicts ‘Massive Influx’ of Migrants Before Brexit

Nigel Farage has warned that there may be a "massive influx" of boat migrants, with illegals trying to break into Britain before the country leaves the EU and can make its own laws on returning people not eligible for asylum.

UK to Explore Self Sufficiency to End Reliance on China

UK to Explore Self Sufficiency to End Reliance on China

The British government will make plans to reduce the United Kingdom's reliance on imports from foreign countries like China after a study revealed that the UK is reliant on the communist country for the supply of 71 "critical goods" including pharmaceuticals, personal protective equipment (PPE), and electronics.

Govt Forced to Publish Report on Ethnicity of Rape Gangs After Pressure from Public, MPs

Govt Forced to Publish Report on Ethnicity of Rape Gangs After Pressure from Public, MPs

The British government has announced that it will finally publish a report on the "characteristics" of offenders in grooming gangs, following pressure from voters and MPs after accusations the Home Office tried to bury the report from the public under the guise of providing a "safe space" for lawmakers to consider policy.

Police Won't Charge Disgraced Govt Scientist Who Broke Own Lockdown Rules

Police Won't Charge Disgraced Govt Scientist Who Broke Own Lockdown Rules

London's Metropolitan Police Service has confirmed that it will not investigate further into disgraced former government scientific adviser Neil Ferguson breaking the country's lockdown laws by allowing his married mistress to visit his home, merely saying that his actions were "disappointing".

UK Border Officials Ordered Not to Routinely Wear Masks

UK Border Officials Ordered Not to Routinely Wear Masks

UK Border Force officials have told staff that they are not allowed even to wear their own masks routinely at work, according to claims, despite two officers having already died of coronavirus.

Government Reveals There Is No Clean-Break Brexit Planning

Government Reveals There Is No Clean-Break Brexit Planning

Senior minister Michael Gove revealed that the government has no 'no-deal' preparations, compromising the UK's negotiating position that it is serious about leaving the EU's institutions with or without a deal.

Heathrow Demands Mass Coronavirus Screenings of Airport Arrivals

Heathrow Demands Mass Coronavirus Screenings of Airport Arrivals

The chief executive of London's Heathrow Airport has written to health secretary Matt Hancock demanding mass coronavirus screenings at all British airports after the government has insisted on keeping Britain's borders fully open with no restrictions in place.