UK Newswire Archive
07-09-2007 23:41Why does Preston City Council say NO to Brownfield city centre housing developments but YES to housing in our beautiful greenbelt floodplain areas by the precious River Ribble?
07-09-2007 23:37Twenty years ago London homeless people might have known Beth. It is very rare for an Academic to know what they are talking about.
07-09-2007 22:11Wednesday’s revelation that a US Air Force B-52 bomber flew over the length of the United States armed with six cruise missiles carrying nuclear warheads has attracted amazingly little media attention.
07-09-2007 21:39"Iraq has one of the worst treatment and follow-up regimes for alcohol abusers in the Middle-East,"
07-09-2007 21:27Craig Murray's web site host has pulled an article on Alisher Usmanov with this reason:
September 6, 2007
You may have noticed that the post regarding the less-than-salubrious nature of Alisher Usmanov has disappeared. This is at the instigation of Schillings, lawyers retained by Usmanov to brow-beat anyone who dares to show Alisher's true colours.
Pending legal advice which - as web host - I am unable to obtain prior to tomorrow, given Schilling's deadline and in light of Godfrey v Demon Internet, the post may or may not reappear. In the meantime, it is always now somewhere on the web. If you know where to look, you'll probably find it.
Clive - webhost
07-09-2007 19:37The English Wikinews, a collaborative citizen journalism site, published its 10,000th news stories today at around 06:56, 7 September 2007 UTC.
07-09-2007 16:25Trade-union members in Birmingham, at 1 p.m. on Monday, September 10th, will protest in support of strikers at the University of Minnesota in the U.S. This will be a gesture of global solidarity in a difficult strike!
The pavements are an untapped media resource through which we ordinary
peace loving folk can share our messages, hopes, dreams, ideas and
create a new momentum towards peace - at a certain point there is
critical mass in the cultural conversation which transforms into ACTION!
The family are suspected by the Sri Lankan government of connections
to the LTTE (Tamil Tigers), and would be in extreme danger if
07-09-2007 15:39Unfortunately it is easy to read the minds of Gordon Brown and
Jacqui Smith in this moment. They are angry because the problem
of the arbitrary and unjust deportations has come to light.
I hope I'm wrong, but the history of persecution generally repeats
a pattern. I believe the UK Government is once again studying
a way to refuse Pegah asylum...
07-09-2007 15:38Umer deported, Najunnissa & Abdullah, still in the UK but facing removal this Sunday
07-09-2007 15:09We have had the very bad news that one of our ex-clients, Solyman
Rashed, has been killed by a car bomb in Kirkuk, after accepting
voluntary return. Our press release is below.
07-09-2007 14:29Inspired by Climate Camp for Climate Action 2007? Don't wait till next year to take part in collective direct action ... the 15th October has been called as a Nationwide Day of Local Action against Royal Bank of Scotland.
07-09-2007 14:26After an international campaign in support of John Bowden and in defence of the Anarchist Black Coss, John is to be returned to open conditions.
07-09-2007 13:33Direct action stepped up in resistance to Shell's project in Bellanaboy
Meanwhile, to neutralise their sick hold over the world it has become vital to investigate their self-admitted 'gigantic hoax' (quote: Nicky Rockefeller, Oct 2000).