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World Questions Whether China’s Covid Jab is Safe

 

Wildly disparate test results raise wider fears

 

The Chinese government’s all-out effort to develop a vaccine to quell the coronavirus that has devastated the world economy after it sprang from a Wuhan wet market 14 months ago, is being met with widespread distrust and refusal of people to line up for a shot, playing into rising concerns over Chinese President Xi Jinping’s wider

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CORBYN WOULD NEED TO TAKE THE BREXITEERS WITH HIM OR FAIL AGAIN

Labour leadership election: How Jeremy Corbyn could lead the Labour party AGAIN

LABOUR LEADERSHIP election candidates have now all officially come forward and will launch their respective campaigns over the coming days in hopes to replace Jeremy Corbyn at the helm.

PUBLISHED: 00:01, Sun, Jan 17, 2021

Corbyn branded 'a bone-headed Marxist' by political commentator

 
 
 

Jeremy Corbyn’s

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In bed with the Romans: a brief history of sex in Ancient Rome

 

What is known about the sexual predilections of the men and women of ancient Rome? What were their attitudes to extra-marital sex and same-sex relationships? And how scandalous were the Roman emperors? Author Paul Chrystal steps inside the Roman bedroom and reveals how, right from the start, sex was linked to momentous constitutional development for the Roman state...

 

According to Philip Larkin’s

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Singapore’s NUS Press Accused of Ditching Thai Anthology Under Pressure

 

Compendium of scholars discussing end of previous Thai king’s reign sent to Yale instead

 

More than 100 international academic figures have signed an open letter accusing Singapore’s National University Press of bending to political pressure and dropping the publication of a compendium of scholars analyzing the prospects for the end of the era of the late Thai King Bhumibol

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WHEN WILL THEY EVER LEARN - THE LABOUR PARTY IS FINISHED AS A FORCE FOR CHANGE

 


 
 

Scottish Labour leader Richard Leonard steps down

THURSDAY, JANUARY 14, 2021

 

by Niall Christie
Scotland editor

SCOTTISH Labour leader Richard Leonard stood down from his position with immediate effect today, just four months ahead of the Holyrood elections.

Mr Leonard, who was elected after defeating fellow MSP Anas Sarwar in 2017, became the fourth party leader

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Using the pandemic to rob the poor

 

The Tories have capitalised on Covid-19 to line the pockets of their privateer pals and rapidly advance the austerity agenda, writes JON TRICKETT MP

COVID-19 vaccinations are underway. Over two million people have been inoculated. Extended support has belatedly been forthcoming for the economy, albeit still with numerous blind spots. And now the government wants us to believe that thanks to their masterful stewardship we can now see light at

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STAMP DUTY ?

Furlough payments are set to continue into spring 2021 and while this will be good news for struggling workers, it increases the risk of fraudulent activity. It has been revealed the government has increased their investigatory activities as a result of the Job Retention Scheme but HMRC have been urged not to abuse their powers in the first story below.


Coronavirus themed support could continue well into the summer according to some experts, with predictions of a fifth set of grants emerging

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Biden Exploits His Capitol Gains

 
 

Joe Biden’s own language certainly sounded less like a magnanimous winner uniting his people than like that used by autocrats and dictators to hold onto power, argues Diana Johnstone.

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What happened in the Capitol on Jan. 6 was not surprising. It could have been avoided. It could have been prevented if the Democratic

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FREE TO BE A FASCIST ? - INCITE VIOLENCE & INSURRECTION ? NO NO NO

Legislation opens path to removing insurrectionist Senators Hawley and Cruz
Photos of Sens. Josh Hawley, left, and Ted Cruz, right, saluting the mob have cemented their legacy as accomplices in the Trump insurrection. | AP photos

At least partially under the radar yesterday was a move by a newly elected member of the House that has opened the door to use of Section 3 of the 14th

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EMIGRATE !

Pension pots to be boosted for hundreds of thousands as Tories remove unfair fee

HUNDREDS of thousands of workers will see their retirement savings boosted by new curbs on pension fees to be announced by the Government today.

PUBLISHED: 00:01, Wed, Jan 13, 2021
 

State pension: Expert discusses possible 'significant increase'

 
 

Ministers are to unveil plans for banning annual flat fees

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CHEATS AND LIARS GET FOUND OUT BORIS

Boris Johnson told to 'come clean' over true cost of EU's eye-watering Brexit divorce bill

BORIS JOHNSON is facing demands to publish the exact cost of the Brexit divorce bill amid claims the final pay-out will be much higher than previously anticipated.

PUBLISHED: 21:30, Mon, Jan 11, 2021 |

Brexit ‘was never about economics’ says Claire Fox

 
 

Former Brexit Party MP Ben Habib urged the Prime Minister to "come

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SQUEEZE IRELAND DRY - UNTIL SHE CAPITULATES AND THROWS IN THE EU TOWEL

Brexit LIVE: Panicked Ireland admits its fishermen face ARREST for plundering UK waters

TENSIONS have erupted after Ireland admitted its fishermen could face arrest for plundering UK waters.

PUBLISHED: 07:44, Mon, Jan 11, 2021 |

Brexit deal has 'smashed people's dreams' says fishing boss

 
 
 

On Christmas Eve, Prime Minister Boris Johnson secured an historic Brexit trade deal

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