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Reports of extra capacity at Faslane - concerning

The new tubes would potentially enable even greater additional firepower for the new Trident subs based on the Clyde. It would also suggest that the democratic process of debating the renewal at Westminster has also been by passed. Reports in this morning’s Sunday Herald newspaper suggest that the UK Government has struck a deal with the United S [...] Read more ...

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23 Nov 2014

Fifa’s sponsors reach for yellow card

Coca-Cola, a Fifa sponsor for 30 years, this weekend showed its dissatisfaction, labelling Fifa’s inept handling of the matter “disappointing”. THE worst crisis in Fifa’s history deepened this weekend with growing unrest among European football associations and corporate sponsors over its disastrous handling of the investigation into the Wo [...] Read more ...

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23 Nov 2014

Twank

An over-the-hill twink. The twink is the slender, often androgynous gay sprite, usually in his twenties, who can be seen in a variety of venues fre [...] Read more ...

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23 Nov 2014

#iwill

Support #iwill Campaign on Twibbon - Empowering more 10-20 year-olds to take part in social action - 'practical action in the service of others.' [...] Read more ...

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23 Nov 2014

Labour’s flagging challenge

For weeks Labour had awaited the Rochester and Strood by-election as a moment of relief for the party. The result was the one the party hoped for: a win for Ukip in a seat the Conservatives had boasted they would hold. But it was Labour that ended up looking the loser. A careless tweet by Emily Thornberry, the shadow attorney-general, of a Strood h [...] Read more ...

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23 Nov 2014