UK Newswire Archive
Yarl's Wood Trial ends - 7 acquittals
15-08-2003 14:40Simple one liner from the Department of Defense says it all
15-08-2003 09:38The British National Party has won another council by-election, to gain its 17th local council seat in England.
15-08-2003 07:53The Mayor of Cleveland stated around 9PM Central [...Time, USA] that if the power was not restored to the city within 2 hours, the city's water supply would cease to function.
15-08-2003 06:01A study of [US] National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration [NOAA] radar images for upstate New York and the New England region shows that no thunderstorms have been in that area this evening, and there have been no rain events in the Niagara Falls-Buffalo area in the past 48 hours.
14-08-2003 23:48A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.3MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Spain, Russia, China, and Cuba.
14-08-2003 21:29VIPs or not, the Coalition practises its Concentration Camp stylings yet again
They'll be well-practised by the time it comes to the homeland dissidents
14-08-2003 21:29About manipulating with mass media; short article on mass media abuse possibilities.
14-08-2003 18:53Open Letter from an Antiterrorist to Mr John Ashcroft, Attorney General of the United States of America
14-08-2003 17:32Daphnee 'trunchbull' Trimble, the wife of unionist/british establishment stallwart binky old boy master Davy 'trunchbull' Trimble has been appointed to the NI Equality commission. Daphnee trunchbull who would have no knowledge of discrimination having come from one of the most privileged snobbish backgrounds in ulster's high society old boy network, is the last person who should be in charge of assessing discrimination cases, due to her husband's unfair undemocratic election practises.
14-08-2003 15:15A Kenyan delegation has presented a petition on behalf of hundreds of alleged victims of rape by British soldiers.
14-08-2003 13:54Blackbird Leys IWCA responds to the Oxford Mail’s attack on Jane Lacey and the parish council over their protests against the disregard shown by Thames Valley Police towards the feelings of the community.
14-08-2003 12:20A senior Washington Post columnist yesterday
reported that after the latest meeting between
Prime Minister Ariel Sharon and U.S. President
George W. Bush in Washington, there is mounting
concern in the administration that Israel might be
planning to attack Iranian nuclear facilities.
There are 200 detainees in Campsfield House. Most are political refugees fleeing danger, torture and even death from countries such as Nigeria, Algeria, Ghana, Turkey, India and Zaire. They are held without charge, without time limit, without proper reasons given, and without proper access to legal representation. Amnesty International report that these are breaches of internationally recognised human rights. The former Chief Inspector of HM Inspectorate of Prisons (Judge Stephen Tumim) and The Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture have condemned conditions at Campsfield House.