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October 23, 2018 1:57 PM European Union REJECTS Italy budget in unprecedented action

EUROPEAN Union bosses have taken unprecedented steps to reject Italy’s budget and demand Rome submits a new version within weeks. The bloc's budget chief rejected the plans as he declared "public debt is the enemy of the people" as he justified their action against Italy's populist government. The European Commission was keen to warn Rome against any illusions 5

October 23, 2018 1:46 PM Jamal Khashoggi: Where was Khashoggi when he was killed? Where was his body found?

Jamal Khashoggi was a journalist who was known for being critical of the Saudi government and royal family. Before his death, the journalist had been fiercely critical of the country’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman and the Saudi king, Salman of Saudi Arabia. In September 2017, Khashoggi moved to Washington amid fears of a new crackdown on dissenting 6

October 23, 2018 12:23 PM Italy ferry port fire: Huge blaze breaks out in Savona government building

A MASSIVE fire entirely engulfed a newly-built government skyscraper in the Italian harbour city of Savona, where more than 40 people were working. Emergency services rushed to the scene shortly after 1pm BST (2pm local time) to assist people who managed to ran out of the building, housing the staff of the Port Authority. "Numerous" fire brigades are attempting 6

October 23, 2018 10:39 AM Tommy Robinson: Contempt case referred to attorney general

An allegation of contempt of court against ex-English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson is being referred to the attorney general. Mr Robinson appeared at the Old Bailey, facing an allegation that he had committed contempt by filming people before a criminal trial. But within minutes Judge Nicholas Hilliard QC ruled it needed to be referred up for further 5

October 23, 2018 10:23 AM If our world becomes even one per cent less cosy we will riot, warn Radio 2 listeners

RADIO 2 listeners have warned that there is only so much unfamiliarity they can cope with before armed revolution. The departure of Simon Mayo, and the fear of that he could be replaced by someone whose voice listeners have not heard a thousand times before, has white people aged between 35 and 65 ready to overthrow the government. Margaret Gerving 5

October 23, 2018 6:30 AM Street harassment 'relentless' for women and girls

Women and girls across the UK face "relentless" harassment on the street and not enough is being done to stop it, MPs say. The politicians making up the Women and Equalities Committee looked into the issue for nine months and found the amount of harassment meant it became "normalised" for girls growing up. The MPs are now calling for the government to take action 6

October 23, 2018 1:52 AM Jamal Khashoggi's fiancée given 24-hour police protection amid growing safety concerns

According to Istanbul authorities, Ms Cengiz has received police protection since Sunday after the Saudi government admitted that Mr Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate. She will receive around-the-clock protection from Istanbul's police department. Ms Cengiz was quick to raise concerns over the disappearance of the Saudi journalist on October 6

October 23, 2018 1:07 AM CIA director joins investigation into Jamal Khashoggi DEATH at Saudi Consulate in Turkey

CIA DIRECTOR Gina Haspel yesterday travelled to the Saudi consulate in Turkey to be involved in the investigation into the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, two anonymous sources said. This news comes after US President Donald Trump said he was not satisfied with what he heard from Saudi Arabia about Mr Khashoggi’s death, but did not want to lose investment 6

October 22, 2018 6:55 PM The Queen net worth: How much is Queen Elizabeth II worth?

THE Queen is the head of the British Royal Family and has ruled for longer than any other Monarch in its history - but how much is she worth and is she the richest royal in the world? The 92-year-old’s vast fortune comes from inherited investments although she earns money from the public purse. The Queen’s net worth was estimated to be about $530 million 6

October 22, 2018 5:44 PM Lil Wayne necklace helps art student pay university fees

An art student who made a solid gold necklace for Lil Wayne has said the sale helped pay for her course fees. Joy Bonfield-Colombara, 29, from south-east London, said she was struggling to pay her £9,500-a-year course fees at the prestigious Royal College of Art. But just as she was considering dropping out, she said she received an email from a friend 7