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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...

Top British wit ridicules MPs' expenses row: 'journalists are hypocrites'

One of the UK's leading comic actors has dismissed the story making the most headlines in Britain - reports of sleaze involving top politicians including prime minister Gordon Brown.Leaked expenses receipts published by the right-wing Daily Telegraph o ...

Cowardly Scotland Yard Refuses To Nail Its Rogue Bloggers

Marc Wadsworth   - The-Latest - EXCLUSIVEBritain's leading police force chickened out tonight from tackling officers involved in writing blogs that are deeply offensive about G20 protesters and the man who died at the London demonstration.In one a ...

Now that's what I call political spin

  Paul Ray  Family researcher Judy Wallman  has discovered that the great-great uncle of America's most powerful Congressman was hanged for horse stealing and train robbery in Montana in 1889. Both Judy and Senator Harry Reid share Remus ...

Riot officers place City protesters under siege and man dies

Marc Wadsworth Big media headlines screamed "Riot police battle anarchists in City". One seasoned Fleet Street colleague told me wearily that press photographers and broadcast media cameras outnumbered G20 protesters when a man smashed a Royal B ...

How The-Latest put cyberstalking on the news agenda

Graham Brown-Martin Proof positive, if any was needed, that citizen journalism and The Latest works in bringing stories that the big media have traditionally avoided into the mainstream is this. During last year Marc Wadsworth and the team at The Latest ...

Millionaire goes on the road to help jobless

Catherine Doherty and Jemelyn Yadao Self-made London multi-millionaire Roger Lynch has unveiled plans for a fleet of coaches which will combat unemployment in some of the British capital's poorest boroughs.His south London-based organisation has spent ...

Surgeon's cut which spells danger for females

It is estimated that more than 130 million women worldwide have been affected by female circumcision.   Within the UK, over twenty thousand girls under the age of 15 are at risk of the controversial practice, also known as Female Genital Mutilation (F ...

Greedy banker defies credit crunch with loadsabubbly

The-Latest has been told by one of our high-life spies that a London banker spent  £43,067.50 on champagne and vodka at a Soho private members club for a post Brit Awards party this month. The middle-aged man arrived at Maya with two men and two ...

Mass protest by vexed snappers

Marina Watson Palaez Angry photographers have demonstrators at Britain's police headquarters over a new law which bans people from photographing officers on duty. According to section 76 of the Counter terrorism Act, anyone caught taking a photograp ...

Nokia threatens government after being caught doing 'illegal' snooping

Petri Sajari - Special Investigation         This is an extraordinary story about the power of a mighty multinational and politicians in a liberal Scandinavian country prepared to trade civil rights for economic favours. In April 2005 t ...

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