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March 30, 2018

US to demand social media info from visa applicants

People seeking a US visa may soon be required to disclose their social media information so that five years’ worth of their online footprint can be scrutinised. It was previously reserved for...

One man's year of junk mail

Nothing annoyed Gerry Ranger in 2008 more than the stream of junk mail coming through his letter box. So the retired British taxi driver decided to show how much time, money and other resources go into the unwanted items. After totting up the 12-month tota ...

50 things you might not know about US president-elect Obama

   In school he introduced himself as Barry, his idol is Stevie Wonder, he was an excellent basketball player and he received a Grammy in 2006. These are just some of the personal facts to emerge about the current most famous and powerful man in ...

Student Obama helped stranded stranger 20 years ago

Norwegian newspaper VG has reported a heart-warming story about a newly-wed trying to get home to a Scandinavian country to be with her husband, and the stranger who helped pay an unexpected luggage surcharge. The blog Leisha's Random Thoughts has tran ...

EU caught spending millions to kill bulls for sport

Andrea BatatotaAnimal right campaigners have embarrassed the European Union by revealing that the economic alliance is using taxpayers' money to help fund blood thirsty bull fighting in one of its Mediterranean member countries. People for the Ethical ...

Top filmmaker slams the UK press

Marc Wadsworth - The-Latest - EXCLUSIVEOscar-winning filmmaker David Puttnam has attacked the British popular press which he has accused of telling lies to scare people about new age developments in education.The Labour peer and chancellor of the UK's ...

White supremacists divided over Obama

Karen Hatter It seems that some people with views like or similar to white supremacist David Duke, in an essay written during the American Democratic and Republican party primary election season, are in the odd position of allegedly not being too adverse t ...

Moscow helps Venezuela against US taunts

Venezuelan Defence Minister Gustavo Rangel says military cooperation with Russia is preparing the country to face possible threats from the US. "I don't see anything in this relationship that would torment the Americans," Rangel told reporter ...

Here's the damning evidence which exposes internet bully

The-Latest EXCLUSIVE Cyber stalker and self confessed media terrorist Peter Dean Rickards has threatened to sue The-Latest for publishing our story about his four year long campaign of hate against a British couple. The threat of legal action has rattled ...

Cyber stalker's four year long campaign of hate

Graham Brown-Martin - The-Latest EXCLUSIVEI was first contacted by the man who was going to end up launching a vile cyber campaign against my family and me when I was UK editor for American-based Trace magazine. His flattering email to me on July 1 2003 ...

US Iraq and Afghan troops prone to alcohol abuse

Military researchers say many American soldiers returning home from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan have turned to alcohol to drown their nightmarish memories of combat. According to the research, those most likely to fall into the pit of alcohol abu ...

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