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April 17, 2018 8:15 AM Corbyn SAVAGED: Labour leader accused of weakness and hypocrisy BY OWN MPs over Syria

LABOUR PARTY leader Jeremy Corbyn faced savage criticism in the House of Commons on Monday for the way he has handled the Syria crisis. Theresa May defended her decision for the UK to join a military coalition with the US and France with airstrikes on Syria on Friday evening. The British strikes were in response the alleged chemical weapons attack from President 10

April 17, 2018 7:46 AM 'I'm not paying!' George Galloway refuses to pay BBC licence fee over bias claims

GEORGE Galloway has declared he will no longer pay for the BBC - because he claims it is biased. In 2018, the Labour leader warned media “change is coming” when they, again, shone a spotlight on the unsavoury views of parts of his cult following. Although Mr Corbyn accepts that there are “pockets of anti-semitism” on the British left, he resents that mainstream 10

April 17, 2018 4:00 AM Time running out for Marine Plaza plans in Southend

Developers behind a huge seafront project are looking for partner to help get the £60million plan kickstarted, it has been revealed. However, time is rapidly running out as planning permission granted three years ago will run out at the end of the summer. Goldfield Developments initially put the Marine Plaza site on Marine Parade, Southend, up for sale last year - but sources 7

April 16, 2018 11:44 PM ‘I plan on RUINING his lunch’ Nigel Farage issues SCATHING threat to Emmanuel Macron

LEADING Brexiteer Nigel Farage has issued French leader Emmanuel Macron with a scathing threat ahead of a lunch between the pair today at the European Parliament in Strasbourg, it has emerged. The former Ukip leader said “I plan on ruining his lunch” before the banquet following Mr Macron’s address to MEPs at the Parliament. The Telegraph also reported 10

April 16, 2018 1:16 PM Hugh Grant admits he can’t use Netflix

Hugh Grant has admitted he misses the days of analogue television and has not yet worked out how to use Netflix. The Four Weddings And A Funeral star said he is still old fashioned in his tastes. He told Pilot TV magazine: “I can’t work it. There was something I needed to see on Netflix last night and I’m in a new house and I couldn’t get it to work. The actor 6

April 13, 2018 9:17 AM Teenager obsessed with phone battery has f**k all worth communicating

14-year-old Tom Logan gets anxious if his battery level dips below 80% in case the world fails to receive information like ‘Got some new Nike Air Max’ and ‘U c walking dead?? woah’. Logan’s mum Nikki said: “You’d think he was some sort of guru or world leader sharing great wisdom with his followers. I don’t think he is. “Yesterday he insisted on charging 9

April 13, 2018 8:03 AM Syria gas attack 2018 LIVE: West braces itself for military intervention

Britain could begin a bombing campaign in Syria after Bashar al-Assad's use of chemical weapons on his own people last week. Theresa May won the backing of her Cabinet to intervene in the conflict last night, although Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron both said no 'final decision' has been made on Syria. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has accused May of 'waiting 2

April 9, 2018 6:01 PM Chinese facial recognition firm, SenseTime, becomes the world's most valuable AI start-up at $4.5 BILLION after raising a record $600 million in a funding round led by Alibaba

Creepy plans for creepy state-wide surveillance in China have moved a step closer, thanks to one of the country's leading tech firms. SenseTime, which works in partnership with Honda on automated vehicle research, has developed facial recognition CCTV technology already in use across China. The firm has tripled its worth in less than a year after a funding 11

April 9, 2018 5:28 PM Revealed: How Peter Dutton tabled slashing immigration by 20,000 last YEAR

A plan to cut Australia's immigration by 20,000 was scuttled by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull despite likely public support. Peter Dutton proposed reducing the cap on annual permanent immigration from its record 190,000 to 170,000 to cabinet last year. The Immigration Minister was spurred on by widespread concern about the effects of mass new arrivals

April 8, 2018 3:19 PM Spanish MEP vents his anger at German court's decision to free ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont

A Spanish MEP has vented his anger over a German court's decision to free ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont by questioning the worth of the European Union. Esteban Gonzalez Pons, a member of Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy's Partido Popular party, said freedom of movement in Europe made no sense if the European Arrest Warrant system did not work. He also insisted