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    Is it time for an NHS tax?
    Feb15

    Is it time for an NHS tax?

    Major historical moments are rarely caused by a single event. No single explanation for the result of the Brexit referendum tells the whole truth. Like the Scottish independence referendum of 2014, Brexit was a very personal epiphany. Your reasons for voting Leave – or, indeed, Remain – were not necessarily the same as your neighbour’s....

    We must not disguise the truth about honour violence
    Feb15

    We must not disguise the truth about honour violence

    Honour violence often entails cruel and horrifying brutality. Last week, in Afghanistan, a 23-year old woman had her ears cut off by her husband in the northern province of Balkh. She’d been married to him since the age of 13. He was suspicious of her meeting other men when she visited her parents. It’s not an isolated case. This time...

    The Co-Op didn’t just need capital – it needed capitalists
    Feb15

    The Co-Op didn’t just need capital – it needed capitalists

    Neither crystal meth nor rent boys are entirely unknown pleasures among churchmen or bankers. But we do have to thank the Co-Op Bank for bringing all four together in the one person. Paul Flowers, the so-called “Crystal Methodist”, was kicked out of first the bank and then the Church after lurid accusations emerged about expenses abuse, drug...

    Business highlights – Food prices will soar as cereal supplies dwindle, UN body warns
    Feb15

    Business highlights – Food prices will soar as cereal supplies dwindle, UN body warns

    Food prices will soar as cereal supplies dwindle, FAO warns The prices of staple crops such as maize and sorghum are soaring as Kenya’s cereal supplies dwindle Prices of staple cereals have doubled in some markets, reaching record and near-record levels in swathes of Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda and Tanzania A United...

    Russia Dismisses Reports of Contacts With Trump Campaign Before Election
    Feb15

    Russia Dismisses Reports of Contacts With Trump Campaign Before Election

    Russia on Wednesday dismissed a New York Times report that members of U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign and other associates were in contact with senior Russian intelligence officials ahead of the November U.S. election. The Times cited four current and former U.S. officials saying law enforcement and intelligence agencies intercepted...

    Russia questions mount for Trump White House reeling from Flynn
    Feb15

    Russia questions mount for Trump White House reeling from Flynn

    By Laura Litvan,Margaret Talev and Steven Dennis, (c) 2017, Bloomberg Questions about ties between President Donald Trump’s team and Russian intelligence agents deepened Wednesday after new reports of extensive contacts between the two, which are sure to fuel Republican calls for a deeper look at Trump’s links to the country. The New...

    Trump advisers maintained regular contact with Russia during campaign: report
    Feb15

    Trump advisers maintained regular contact with Russia during campaign: report

    (Credit: AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, file) It appears that President Donald Trump’s advisers have been in contact with Russian officials since his presidential campaign. Multiple sources connected to the intelligence and law enforcement communities are reporting that Trump’s top advisers maintained constant contact with Russian...

    Russia Dismisses Reports of Contacts With Trump Campaign Before Election
    Feb15

    Russia Dismisses Reports of Contacts With Trump Campaign Before Election

    Russia on Wednesday dismissed a New York Times report that members of U.S. President Donald Trump’s campaign and other associates were in contact with senior Russian intelligence officials ahead of the November U.S. election. The Times cited four current and former U.S. officials saying law enforcement and intelligence agencies intercepted...

    James Mattis calls NATO ‘my second home’
    Feb15

    James Mattis calls NATO ‘my second home’

    Arriving in Brussels at a time of turbulence and uncertainty over the future of transatlantic relations, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis on Wednesday called NATO “my second home” and reiterated President Donald Trump’s support for the alliance. “Thank you very much for the warm welcome back to my second home,” Mattis said during a brief...

    Moscow tells White House it won’t return Crimea to Ukraine
    Feb15

    Moscow tells White House it won’t return Crimea to Ukraine

    PanARMENIAN.Net – Russia said on Wednesday, Feb. 15 it would not hand back Crimea to Ukraine or discuss the matter with foreign partners after the White House said U.S. President Donald Trump expected …read more Source: Big News...