‘Not right, not humane’: MPs blast UK cannabis law as 12yo epileptic has first seizure in a year

MPs have blasted UK cannabis laws as “inconceivable” amid claims that a 12-year-old boy with epilepsy is facing a “crisis” after running out of his medical supply following his GP’s refusal to renew his prescription. A string of MPs and doctors are calling for urgent reform after Billy Caldwell suffered his first seizure in 300 […]

Theresa May’s hopes of a quick Brexit trade deal with Trump are ‘not going to happen’

Exclusive: Sir Peter Westmacott, Britain’s ambassador to the United States until 2016, tells Business Insider that it will be “extremely difficult” for the UK to negotiate a free-trade deal with the United States. Brexit-supporting MPs have consistently trumpeted the prospect of a UK-US trade deal as a means of compensating for the economic hit from […]

The Chase host Bradley Walsh hits out at contestant's tactics: ‘Not the aim of the game!'

The celebrity special of The Chase also featured EastEnders actress Charlie Brooks, presenter David Dickinson and paralympian Richard Whitehead. However, it was Shappi who experienced Bradley Walsh’s wrath when she selected an answer he clearly didn’t approve off. The moment unfolded as the comedian stepped up to face Shaun Wallace in her head-to-head round. Bradley, […]

Global disasters ‘not so deadly’ but second most costly last year

A new report by the Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED) showed that 318 natural disasters which occurred last year and affected 122 countries have resulted in lower mortality than in previous years. Floods and hurricanes, as well as landslides and a number of other natural disasters, claimed 9,503 lives compared to […]

‘Not only Pompeo thinks US is exceptional, this is the air Americans breathe’ – Peter Kuznick

We’ve already heard about US exceptionalism from Albright, Obama, and Clinton, but we are no longer in the 1990s, we are in a multipolar world, says Peter Kuznick, professor of history at American University. Donald Trump’s new pick for America’s top diplomat, Mike Pompeo, has gone through the required Senate grilling while outlining his view […]

‘Not in my name’: Galloway calls on British public to reject calls for Syria military action

Former MP George Galloway has called on the British public to reject growing calls for the UK to intervene militarily in Syria by writing to their MP to say “not in my name,” in an online video. Galloway, renowned for his anti-interventionist stance in the Middle East, warns any military action instigated by Theresa May’s […]

‘Not her own words’: Skripal relative describes weird phone call, asks PM May for UK visa

Sergei Skripal’s niece has written a letter to Theresa May after the UK abruptly denied her an entry visa to visit relatives, who are recovering from alleged poisoning by a military grade nerve agent, Victoria Skripal told Ruptly. Shocked by the British authorities’ refusal to grant her a visa to visit relatives recovering from the […]

British Air Traffic Control Is Going Digital… The US Is Not.

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‘Not being a favorite can work in Portugal’s favor at the World Cup’ – Nuno Gomes

Former Portugal international Nuno Gomes says that in his eyes, the team led by Cristiano Ronaldo can win this year’s FIFA World Cup in Russia. Gomes notes that hard situations ‘historically’ always worked in their favor. The 41-year-old former striker, capped more than 80 times at the senior level for his home country, was recently […]