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Watch: Stella Creasy trounces Austin Mitchell in a debate on the "feminisation of politics"

Newsnight had Austin Mitchell on last night to defend his bizarre Mail on Sunday article , in which he attacked the Labour party's "obsession" with all-women shortlists.

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Madden 15 Gameplay! (So Much Rage!!)

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Sunday Herald

English say Scots will pay a heavy price for referendum

Voters south of the Border want a cut to Scottish annual public spending of almost 1,400 per person if there is a No vote, and a refusal to share the pound in the event of independence.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Lothian County, Scotland, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales

Galloway Today

MSP Fergusson welcomes 16 farming leaders declaration for the Union

A group of leading farmers and members of the Rural Better Together campaign group are to spell out their case for the union in Stirling today.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science

Salisbury Journal

Tories attacked over regions fund

The Government's flagship regional development scheme is "mired in chaos and delay" and A 900 million behind schedule in attracting private investment, Labour has claimed.

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The Independent

Exclusive: Lottery 'gambled' A 1m on David Cameron's Big Society project

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Related Topix: Lottery

Reuters

'Braveheart' they're not. What's Scotland's problem with a United Kingdom?

The collapse of empires has been regarded as a good thing for at least a century, much strengthened by U.S. president Woodrow Wilson's efforts at the Versailles Peace Conference after World War One, where he sought to inscribe into international practice and law the right of all peoples to achieve a national state.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England

Staffordshire Newsletter

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy's challenge on family breakdown

On Monday, David Cameron made one of his most important speeches of the year. It is not about the tragic events in the Middle East or our fast-recovering economy, or even about Europe.

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Related Topix: Wedding

Staffordshire Newsletter

Stafford MP and Labour rival in war of words over family policy

Stafford MP Jeremy Lefroy's views on "problem" families and the importance of marriage are creating controversy - and a furious response from his Labour rival Kate Godfrey.

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Scotsman.com

Comment: 'Yes' vote means leaving pension security

A YES vote means leaving the security and certainty of a benefits system built up across the UK over more than a century, writes Gregg McClymont The United Kingdom introduced the first state pension 106 years ago.

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Related Topix: Pension, Personal Finance, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Highland County, Scotland, Social Security

IcNetwork

Dan O'Neill: The fate of the NHS may be written in the stars

So you walk into your doctor's surgery and tell him: "Oooh, Doc, I keep getting these real nasty stringwarts not to mention this halitosis, fair curdles me cocoa it does and..." "Whew," he says, fanning the air between you with a page from that day's Echo, the one with a picture of that nice Russell Grant on it.

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Related Topix: Opinion

EurActiv.com

UKIP race row erupts where Farage plans to stand in UK elections

A UK Independence Party Member of European Parliament was yesterday embroiled in a race row in Kent, days after Nigel Farage said he would stand for election in the county.

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Related Topix: Kent County, England, United Kingdom, World News, Matt Lucas

Silicon Alley Insider

Banks Are Planning A Massive Double Exit From The UK If It Votes To Leave The EU

International banks are making contingency plans for a massive exit from Britain if the country ever votes to leave the European Union in a referendum, the Financial Times reports .

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Related Topix: Stanley, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

New Statesman

Why politicians should stop dismissing the importance of ideology

I'm having an identity crisis. I am one of a growing number of youngish people who are looking for political alternatives beyond the Westminster bubble.

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Morning news headlines: Police probe social media cases, rail passengers facing price hike

Police officers and civilians made racist and threatening comments on Facebook and Twitter, sent friend requests to victims of crime and uploaded images of colleagues in "compromising positions", new details show.

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Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

American Thinker

When Kosher isn't Kosher

Sainsbury's, the second largest supermarket chain in the United Kingdom, was founded in 1869 by John James Sainsbury.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Israel, Middle East, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England

Mon Aug 18, 2014

BBC News

Borders 'fiasco' and 'botched' lunch plan - front pages

Some front pages focus on the ruling that the UK government must pay A 224m to an American defence corporation whose contract to create a system to vet travellers coming to and from Britain it cancelled.

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Mirror.co.uk

SAS hero Chris Ryan warns UK must tackle jihadi threat before it brings Islamic State violence home

Chris Ryan issued the chilling warning and insisted the Government order special forces into action against the barbaric Islamic State fundamentalists Britain is facing its greatest ever terrorist threat unless the home-grown jihadis waging war in Iraq are "decimated" immediately.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

IcNetwork

Welsh families who lost loved ones in Iraq oppose new military commitment

Displaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community settle at the Qandil mountains near the Turkish border outside Zakho, 300 miles northwest of Baghdad, Iraq.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Europe, United Kingdom, Carmarthenshire County, Wales,

Mirror.co.uk

David Cameron wants to help families - but NOT these ones

David Cameron said that " nothing is more important than family " yesterday, as he promised to focus on families and gave an extra A 10 million to a fund for relationship counselling.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family

Buenos Aires Herald

This is about sovereignty

Should Scotland remain part of the United Kingdom? Should Britain stay in the European Union? Does Texas, for that matter, belong in the United States? The last question isn't as urgent as the first two, but similar issues are involved.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom

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