Home Secretary's comments come after judge rules that woman must remove full-face veil to give evidence during trial
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Friday 17 September 2010
Jailed pop star George Michael will be transferred to an open prison next week, a source said tonight.
Friday 13 August 2010
Have you noticed how art on hoardings is everywhere these days? Whether it's pencil sketches by the Swedish artist Martin Karlsson on the Transforming Tate hoardings at the Tate Modern, or the Graffiti Kings collective making their commissioned mark on a new development of flats on the Holloway Road, or the Bankside Gallery's London Lives competition where the winning artists will have their work blown-up on a huge hoarding on Blackfriars Bridge for a year (from September) – the hoarding has become another artistic outlet worth taking notice of.
Thursday 20 May 2010
A barrister in a £33 million race row who waged a campaign of harassment against her former boyfriend was today ordered to pay £1,000 compensation to his new love interest.
Wednesday 19 May 2010
A barrister who lost a £33 million race discrimination claim broke down in tears today as a court was told her abusive emails to a former boyfriend should never have led to criminal charges.
Tuesday 18 May 2010
A barrister attempted to "humiliate and destroy" her ex-boyfriend after being "consumed with jealousy" over his relationship with a German model, a court heard today.
Monday 17 May 2010
An "evil" barrister who lost a £33 million race discrimination claim against a leading law firm was hell-bent on ruining her ex-boyfriend's life, a court heard today.
Wednesday 24 February 2010
Two men were facing jail tonight for their roles in a "high stakes" £200 million cocaine-smuggling plot.
Wednesday 10 February 2010
What a relief to see Elfyn Llwyd in the House yesterday, still alive and asking questions. He's always more interesting than he looks. Tiny Plaid Cymru are a great parliamentary asset. Blair and Mittal's £2m, that was them. They kicked off Cash for Honours. The Blair Impeachment project, they did that too. Llwyd and Adam Price (they are two-thirds of their party) have probably had more effect on Parliament than the entire Liberal Democrats.
Thursday 14 January 2010
A loner with a modest lifestyle ran a secretive website where criminals traded information from stolen credit cards causing tens of millions of pounds of losses.
Tuesday 08 December 2009
A prison officer had an affair with the rapist behind an acid attack on TV presenter Katie Piper, it was revealed today.
Wednesday 05 August 2009
Armed officers were investigating reports that shots were fired at a police patrol outside a busy railway station today.
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