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Sticky: Guidelines for News and Current Affairs 23-11-2018 23 Nov 2018 10:12 Replies: 1 Views: 2,050
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Sticky: Debate and Current Affairs is recruiting! 21-10-2018 21 Oct 2018 15:52 Replies: 0 Views: 1,730
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Kim Jong Un allegedly dead after botched heart surgery 26-04-2020 26 Apr 0:16 Replies: 12 Views: 240
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'Three UK universities on the brink of bankruptcy' (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 25-04-2020 25 Apr 17:21 Replies: 95 Views: 12,290
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Trump recommends people pull an eva smith to tackle COVID 25-04-2020 25 Apr 16:18 Replies: 3 Views: 160
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Why Britain's Tempest, And Not The F-35, Is The Future Of Air Combat 25-04-2020 25 Apr 1:03 Replies: 0 Views: 80
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Is it unfair that St George's Day isn't a public holiday? (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5) 24-04-2020 24 Apr 13:58 Replies: 83 Views: 2,977
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Oil prices plunge below 0 (Pgs: 1 2) 24-04-2020 24 Apr 11:41 Replies: 30 Views: 530
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U.S. Nominates First Ambassador To Belarus In Over A Decade 24-04-2020 24 Apr 1:12 Replies: 0 Views: 70
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St George's Day Is A Racist "Holiday" And Its Celebration Should Be Banned (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 23-04-2020 23 Apr 16:59 Replies: 257 Views: 11,926
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Tehran Launches Military Satellite as Trump Tells Navy to ‘Shoot Down’ Iranian Boats 23-04-2020 23 Apr 8:27 Replies: 3 Views: 140
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Iran launches strike on US Al-Asad base in Iraq (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 23-04-2020 23 Apr 4:32 Replies: 151 Views: 4,100
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Israel takes to warning Hezbollah before it attacks them to avoid a war 23-04-2020 23 Apr 1:25 Replies: 0 Views: 60
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WHO recommends limits on alcohol consumption during lockdowns (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 23-04-2020 23 Apr 0:52 Replies: 76 Views: 890
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"Gunman" opens fire in Chatham 23-04-2020 23 Apr 0:04 Replies: 4 Views: 120
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Who is to blame: President Trump or the WHO? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 22-04-2020 22 Apr 23:59 Replies: 42 Views: 620
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Universities cheating the furlough system, and ripping off students/the tax payer. 22-04-2020 22 Apr 18:42 Replies: 14 Views: 440
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[PETITION] Allow loud call for prayer in UK mosques (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 22-04-2020 22 Apr 6:17 Replies: 331 Views: 17,001
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Why do so many English men have weak chins? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 21-04-2020 21 Apr 9:08 Replies: 55 Views: 30,363
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14 Hong Kong pro-democracy figures arrested in latest police round up 21-04-2020 21 Apr 7:38 Replies: 4 Views: 120
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Spin vs. reality on Covid-19 21-04-2020 21 Apr 0:53 Replies: 0 Views: 80
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Is this summer going to be a regular summer or a restricted one? 20-04-2020 20 Apr 23:51 Replies: 3 Views: 110
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Saudi use of death penalty soares, despite prince pledge (Pgs: 1 2) 19-04-2020 19 Apr 12:02 Replies: 21 Views: 350
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After Fauci urged caution in reopening the economy, Fox turned to Dr Phil 19-04-2020 19 Apr 0:02 Replies: 3 Views: 80
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Besieged Gaza on the verge of coronavirus catastrophe 18-04-2020 18 Apr 9:01 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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British woman arrested in Ayia Napa for making false rape claim against Israeli touri (Pgs: 1 2) 17-04-2020 17 Apr 18:49 Replies: 31 Views: 1,750
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Smoking may protect you from Covid-19 claims David Hockney (and backed up by studies) 17-04-2020 17 Apr 15:11 Replies: 11 Views: 120
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China officials knew of coronavirus in December, ordered cover-up (Pgs: 1 2) 17-04-2020 17 Apr 10:42 Replies: 30 Views: 740
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Burger King adverts banned over 100% plant based claims. 17-04-2020 17 Apr 7:51 Replies: 2 Views: 100
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The Alternative News Thread (Pgs: 1 2 3) 16-04-2020 16 Apr 13:04 Replies: 56 Views: 630
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Schools may reopen sooner than expected- as it goes? 15-04-2020 15 Apr 14:09 Replies: 4 Views: 240
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Trump to defund fire departments after they fail to prevent his home catching fire 15-04-2020 15 Apr 13:03 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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Anger over naked men at unisex changing rooms (Pgs: 1 2 3) 15-04-2020 15 Apr 0:31 Replies: 41 Views: 4,240
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Countries are walking away from trade with China after coronavirus outbreak 15-04-2020 15 Apr 0:22 Replies: 2 Views: 110
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DiscussionWHO hung up upon hearing Taiwan (Pgs: 1 2) 14-04-2020 14 Apr 20:07 Replies: 35 Views: 590
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Police threaten man delivering supplies with CS spray 14-04-2020 14 Apr 17:58 Replies: 11 Views: 180
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Cambridge police stopping NHS staff from going to work (Pgs: 1 2) 14-04-2020 14 Apr 17:46 Replies: 29 Views: 530
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Venezuela navy vessel sinks after 'ramming cruise ship' 13-04-2020 13 Apr 13:20 Replies: 6 Views: 80
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Emerging markets are in turmoil. The IMF must step in to help 13-04-2020 13 Apr 5:39 Replies: 0 Views: 80
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Goodies star Tim Brooke Taylor does 12-04-2020 12 Apr 15:39 Replies: 2 Views: 130
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China Reopens Wet Markets Selling Bats and Pangolins (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 12-04-2020 12 Apr 8:54 Replies: 73 Views: 1,170
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Should China pay? 11-04-2020 11 Apr 18:06 Replies: 3 Views: 70
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Paddock's Vegas shooting mystery revealed ? 11-04-2020 11 Apr 13:50 Replies: 5 Views: 110
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Derby house partygoer 'did not believe in virus 11-04-2020 11 Apr 7:41 Replies: 17 Views: 200
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Keith from Norfolk wants the army to gun down sunbathers during lockdown (Pgs: 1 2) 11-04-2020 11 Apr 6:48 Replies: 21 Views: 260
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RMT boss hangs up on LBC. 10-04-2020 10 Apr 22:45 Replies: 12 Views: 150
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Parts of Britain are becoming a Police state. (Pgs: 1 2) 10-04-2020 10 Apr 22:19 Replies: 21 Views: 360
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Pangolins identified as possible Coronovirus source (Pgs: 1 2) 10-04-2020 10 Apr 16:33 Replies: 25 Views: 780
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'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli wants to be released from prison so he can work on covid 10-04-2020 10 Apr 8:35 Replies: 3 Views: 80
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R.I.P to all lives lost in Coronavirus! 08-04-2020 08 Apr 20:08 Replies: 3 Views: 60
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China overtakes USA in patents 08-04-2020 08 Apr 18:00 Replies: 12 Views: 140
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Domestic violence cases up 25% *possible trigger* 08-04-2020 08 Apr 2:13 Replies: 6 Views: 130
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Queen to speak to the country on Sunday (Pgs: 1 2) 07-04-2020 07 Apr 5:08 Replies: 23 Views: 410
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Boris Johnson Taken to Hospital over Corona Virus 07-04-2020 07 Apr 0:44 Replies: 12 Views: 260
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Two French Drs want to give coronavirus vaccine to Africa in addition to Europe & Aus (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 06-04-2020 06 Apr 22:52 Replies: 64 Views: 660
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Palestinian entrepreneur hopes sex shop will help married couples connect 06-04-2020 06 Apr 22:52 Replies: 3 Views: 4,314
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Scottish Chief Medical Officer ignores own guidelines 06-04-2020 06 Apr 19:40 Replies: 7 Views: 140
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Alex Salmond cleared of all sexual assault charges (Pgs: 1 2 3 4) 06-04-2020 06 Apr 19:28 Replies: 60 Views: 880
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Linked: French doctors wants to test cover-19 vaccines on poor africans
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Covid-19 exposes the threat of biological warfare 06-04-2020 06 Apr 14:04 Replies: 7 Views: 120
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Covid-19: Where will be the last place to catch the virus? (Pgs: 1 2) 05-04-2020 05 Apr 23:49 Replies: 21 Views: 270
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Scotland's CMO fails to follow own advice and moves to her second home 05-04-2020 05 Apr 22:25 Replies: 8 Views: 210
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TikTok will ban Holocaust denial and other conspiracy theories 05-04-2020 05 Apr 14:19 Replies: 5 Views: 340
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Face masks bound for Canada and Germany diverted to US (Pgs: 1 2) 05-04-2020 05 Apr 14:12 Replies: 29 Views: 280
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Birmingham and Merseyside masts torched over 5G coronavirus claims 05-04-2020 05 Apr 9:30 Replies: 4 Views: 120
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Two killed and others wounded in France knife attack 05-04-2020 05 Apr 1:54 Replies: 3 Views: 90
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Man arrested for drilling holes in the tyres of ambulances (Pgs: 1 2) 05-04-2020 05 Apr 1:44 Replies: 25 Views: 220
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Trump fires intelligence chief involved in impeachment 05-04-2020 05 Apr 1:40 Replies: 3 Views: 110
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Coronavirus: current understanding, vaccines, school closures and more 04-04-2020 04 Apr 15:11 Replies: 1 Views: 110
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Europe eyes smartphone location data to stem virus spread 04-04-2020 04 Apr 14:58 Replies: 7 Views: 150
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Linked: Should China be made to pay compensation damages to the world for the corona virus?
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Man gets jailed for coughing on police officer. 03-04-2020 03 Apr 9:36 Replies: 9 Views: 140
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Premier League Players Should Take a Paycut - Matt Hancock 03-04-2020 03 Apr 4:18 Replies: 13 Views: 100
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Rohingya crisis: Johnson warns Suu Kyi over Muslim treatment 03-04-2020 03 Apr 4:16 Replies: 7 Views: 1,810
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Birmingham girl, 15, raped twice in separate attacks (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 03-04-2020 03 Apr 3:32 Replies: 134 Views: 8,460
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China not to blame? Coronavirus might have spread in humans for decades, experts say (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 03-04-2020 03 Apr 1:53 Replies: 159 Views: 2,920
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This seems ridiculous . . . 02-04-2020 02 Apr 20:51 Replies: 0 Views: 160
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Japan epidemic fueled by its sex industry 02-04-2020 02 Apr 18:55 Replies: 5 Views: 60
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All electric cars will be painted green from 2025 02-04-2020 02 Apr 18:49 Replies: 3 Views: 130
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Edinburgh Military Tattoo & Festival season cancelled 02-04-2020 02 Apr 15:03 Replies: 2 Views: 80
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Man who killed armed robber in his Glasgow home is jailed (Pgs: 1 2 3 4 5 ) 01-04-2020 01 Apr 21:59 Replies: 112 Views: 1,620
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Dominic Cummings spotted running from No. 10 after Boris tests positive 01-04-2020 01 Apr 8:56 Replies: 4 Views: 130
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