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2 hrs ago | New Statesman

It is crucial that Britain takes the lead in defending human rights

Some Conservatives, perhaps fuelled more by their anti-European views than familiarity with the Convention, are desperate to see Britain withdraw and pull away from our international human rights obligations.

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4 hrs ago | York Press

Tory condemns - personal attacks' by council leader

A SENIOR Tory councillor has accused York council leader James Alexander of 'lashing out with personal attacks' on other councillors when urged to resign over the Lendal Bridge saga.

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8 hrs ago | Newsday

Labour wants Grieve advice published

David Cameron is under pressure from Labour to publish legal advice by Dominic Grieve on plans to give MPs a veto on human rights court rulings.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

David Cameron refuses to return A 160,000 from Russian Tory donor...

Oligarch Vladamir Chernukhin's wife Lubov bid the vast sum at a lavish fundraising bash to play tennis with the Prime Minister and Boris Johnson Oligarch Vladamir Chernukhin's wife Lubov bid the vast sum at a lavish fundraising bash to play tennis with the Prime Minister and Boris Johnson.

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Sunday Herald

Salmond: I believe Glasgow will be Freedom City in indyref

Alex Salmond has dubbed Glasgow "freedom city", stating that the latest polls indicate the city will vote for independence in September.

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The Independent

The Tory donor whose firm is one of Britains's biggest tax avoiders - with HMRC's blessing

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Horncastle News

Race to succeed Sir Peter as Tory candidate comes down to the final four ...

Forget about the battle for gold medals at the Commonwealth Games, all eyes locally will be focussed another race...for Parliament.

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Related Topix: United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England

Business News

Tories attempt to capitalise on eurosceptic sentiment

The Tories are tactically trying to tap into eurosceptic sentiment with the cabinet reshuffle and nomination to the European Commission.

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Newsday

UK's 'hypocrisy' over Russia - front pages

Reaction from the airliner crash in Ukraine again dominates front pages. The Sun criticises Europe's leaders for their response to calls for action against Russia, over claims it supplied missiles to rebels accused of shooting down the jet.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Scoop

Conservatives Need a Lesson in Cultural Competency

Maori Party Co-leader Te Ururoa Flavell says the Conservative Party's policies to get rid of the Maori seats, shut down the Waitangi Tribunal and implement 'one law for all' are ignorant, dangerous, and are not welcome in our political system or our country.

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Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Salisbury Journal

Day of mourning for MH17 victims

The king and queen of the Netherlands will lead mourners as the first victims of the Malaysia Airlines MH17 disaster are repatriated from the Ukraine today.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, Air Accidents, Vladimir Putin

Scotsman.com

Ruth Davidson: Voting No lets us lift up our eyes

This is the latest in a weekly series of indyref essays in which influential figures explore ideas related to the Scottish independence referendum.

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BeverageDaily

Strong Scottish food & drink brands will install referendum confidence, says Scot food minister

"We can't compete on commodities. But we can offer a clean and green image of premium brands," says Scotland's food minister Richard Lochhead.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Cambridge Evening News

Sacked Tory minister and MP for Royston Oliver Heald to be knighted by the Queen

Oliver Heald, who represents North East Herts, confirmed the news that he is to receive a knighthood from Her Majesty for his 23 years of service to politics.

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Daily Mail

Tories pressureed to give back A 160k from Putin minister's wife to ...

'My son saved his attacker's life': Father who brutally beat teen he caught raping his son, 11, reveals it was only his boy's pleas that saved the pedophile from death as he says his family refuse to hide Bill Clinton 'has a busty blond mistress nicknamed "Energizer" by his Secret Service detail who work to hide the woman from Hillary' 'I'm looking ... (more)

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Related Topix: Bill Clinton, History in the News, Vladimir Putin

Evening Times

Why Ruth Davidson wants us to stay 'friends' with the Union

IN a week-long series Political Correspondent STEWART PATERSON meets the leaders of the political parties to discuss the Referendum.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Russia Taday

UK right wingers don't believe human rights exist

Almost half of Conservative and UKIP voters don't believe in human rights, or in the European court that regulates them, according to pollsters at YouGov. The poll shows that 37 percent of Tories don't believe that humans are entitled to any form of rights merely by virtue of their humanity.

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Reuters

British Labour Party leader Miliband meets with Obama

Britain's opposition Labour Party leader Ed Miliband met U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House on Monday and said they had a wide-ranging discussion touching on relations with Russia and the Ukraine crisis.

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Related Topix: Labour Party (UK)

Food Industry

UK public sector sourcing plan backs local food industry: 'All food ...

UK public sector sourcing plan backs local food industry: 'All food that can be bought locally will be bought locally' "Our long-term economic plan is all about backing the do-ers and the hard-workers - and no one does more or works as hard in Britain today than our farmers," UK Prime Minister David Cameron says.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Salisbury Journal

Blair calls for independent Europe

Europe must develop a strong foreign and defence policy to enable it to deal with crises like Ukraine, Tony Blair has said.

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