UK Home Sec. Amber Rudd rejects calls to resign over deportation target scandal

UK Home Sec. Amber Rudd rejects calls to resign over deportation target scandal

British Home Secretary Amber Rudd has rejected calls to resign, reiterating she was not aware of the use of deportation targets in her department. Rudd has been accused of misleading Parliament over whether her department had targets for the removal of immigrants, and has faced increasing pressure to step down from MPs and the media […]

First cuckoo of spring deported by Home Office|Humor

A keen birdspotter in a Hampshire village who claims to have heard the traditional first cuckoo in spring believes it may have been deported by the Home Office having been brought to their attention by local avian vigilantes. Fenella Johnson said that she was delighted to hear the easily recognised call of the annual spring immigrant […]

Ron Paul: Bring troops home from Syria now

Ron Paul: Bring troops home from Syria now

By Ron Paul I was disappointed to hear President Trump so quickly reverse his position on removing U.S. troops from Syria. “We’re going to get back to our country, where we belong,” he told an Ohio audience just a week ago. That sounded refreshingly like candidate Trump’s promises of no more nation-building. Then he flipped […]

Malala returns to home town in Pakistan for first time since shooting

Malala returns to home town in Pakistan for first time since shooting

Media playback is unsupported on your device Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has returned to her hometown in Pakistan for the first time since she was shot there by the Taliban. Ms Yousafzai, who now lives in the UK, was shot in the head for campaigning for female education in 2012. Her family’s home […]

More US Bases In Syria…Why Not Come Home?

More US Bases In Syria…Why Not Come Home?

Why is the US building more military bases on Syrian territory without permission? Why is it funding and training a 30,000 strong border guard for Syria’s borders with Turkey and Iraq? With ISIS defeated, does the White House really believe it has legal authority to keep US troops in Syria to “deter Iran”? Ron Paul […]

Tesla largely responsible for slide in U.S. home solar sales

(Reuters) – After years of double-digit growth, home solar installations in the United States are poised to fall for the first time this year, according to a report released on Thursday by GTM Research. The reason? An analysis of installation data suggests that most of the slowdown is traceable to a single company: Tesla Inc […]