The NSA has to delete innocent texts involving Americans from the system but there is no requirement to do so for foreign phone numbers
Sir Malcolm Rifkind
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Thursday 07 November 2013
Sir Tim called for 'a full and frank' public debate as intelligence bosses face quizzing from Parliamentary committee later this afternoon
Thursday 29 August 2013
David Cameron found himself in exactly the opposite position of his 18th-century predecessor Robert Walpole, who, pushed by a jingoistic public into a war he didn't want, lamented: “They now ring the bells, but soon they will wring their hands.”
Wednesday 17 July 2013
But they will review legislation regarding effect of surveillance on privacy and human rights
Sunday 02 June 2013
The former Prime Minister said the ideology that inspired the act of terror that shocked Britain last month is 'profound and dangerous'
Friday 24 May 2013
Intelligence and Security Committee will not present findings to the public
Tuesday 14 May 2013
Rising to his feet, Nicholas Soames, the larger than life – in every sense – Tory MP for Mid-Sussex spread a frisson of anticipation among MPs assembled for day three of the Queen’s Speech debate.
Friday 29 March 2013
A London-listed company which owns swaths of the world's most fertile farmland in the Ukraine and Poland was snapped up yesterday by a consortium of Saudi Arabian investors for £61.5m.
US starts a new 'cold war' over Magnitsky affair: Furious Russia vows to list Americans blocked from entering country, after US votes to name and shame corrupt officials
Friday 07 December 2012
Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs described 'biased approach' as 'nothing but a vindictive desire to counter Russia in world affairs'
Saturday 24 November 2012
Sir Malcolm Rifkind has resigned as honorary president of the Russian pressure group
Friday 09 November 2012
More than 40 Conservatives, including four former cabinet minsters, have signed an open letter calling for David Cameron not to shy away from introducing a tougher system of press regulation.
Tuesday 10 July 2012
Tuesday 15 November 2011
Cabinet Office minister Oliver Letwin broke the law when he dumped sensitive official documents in a park bin, a watchdog found today.
Monday 05 September 2011
The front-runner to become Conservative leader in Scotland will today set out plans to disband the party north of the border, arguing that its brand has become fatally tainted among voters.
Sunday 04 September 2011
A contender to lead the Scottish Conservatives is vowing to disband the party and split from London control if elected.
Friday 05 August 2011
Those who shout 'cover up' at any government-ordered investigation fail to understand the political imperatives
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Bin bag full of cats' heads discovered near Manchester's Curry Mile
Disgusting, frustrating, but intriguing: how the country really feels about its politicians
- 1 Jeremy Clarkson 'sees no problem' with his racist language on Top Gear, says BBC
- 2 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 3 London restaurant 34 creates champagne glass modelled on Kate Moss’ left breast
- 4 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 5 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist