Tag archive for ‘down’
By admin On Monday, August 3rd, 2020

Why Government must clamp down on shadowy companies in British Overseas Territories

Last month the UK Government announced the introduction of targeted sanctionsagainst individuals involved in some of the most serious human rights violations andabuses. I welcomed it. Targeted sanctions against More...

By admin On Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

Going Down in History: Greece Opens ‘Peristera Shipwreck’ Underwater Museum to Divers

The famous Peristera shipwreck, located off the coast of the island of Alonissos in Greece, will be opened to visitors, making it the world’s first underwater shipwreck museum. Sputnik News – World News, More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Covid-19 stats of easy-going Sweden go down as post-lockdown Europe braces for virus comeback 

Sweden, which famously went against common wisdom in not imposing a Covid-19 lockdown, is hailing the lowest number of deaths and new cases in months, as other European nations face a resurgence of the disease. In More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020

Palestine Solidarity Campaign declare Luton boycotting Puma is down to pressure from campaigners

ACTIVISTS have claimed to have successfully forced Luton Town into dropping sponsor Puma in solidarity with Palestine. Pressure from the Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s (PSC) Luton branch and other rights campaigners will More...

By admin On Monday, July 27th, 2020

Morocco locks down major cities to contain Covid-19 surge

Morocco locks down major cities to contain Covid-19 surge Casablanca, Tangier and Marrakech among the cities affected as country records one of its highest daily rises in infections MEE and agencies More...

By admin On Saturday, July 25th, 2020

‘Pathetic’: Tory MP Lord Balfe slams Russia Report, says Brexit was down to ‘basic xenophobia’ of voters

The controversial ‘Russia Report’, which accused Moscow of meddling in Britain’s Brexit referendum and last year’s general election, is just “pathetic,” Conservative peer Lord Balfe MP has told RT. Speaking More...

By admin On Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

Iran denies cyberattacks caused blasts & fires across the country, plays down damage inflicted

Iran has resolutely denied that fires breaking out across the country in recent days are the result of cyberattacks, while admitting that foreign states and groups have been relentlessly testing the nation’s More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

As Prentis steps down – where next for Unison?

After 20 years as general secretary of Unison, Dave Prentis has announced that he will retire in December. The contest to replace him as the head of Britain’s largest union is an important event for the labour More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2020

BREAKING: Tories vote down amendment to protect NHS from foreign control in Brexit trade deals

The Conservative Party have tonight used their 78-seat majority to vote down an amendment designed to protect the NHS and publicly-funded health and care services from being subject to any form of control from More...

By admin On Monday, July 20th, 2020

Ankle monitors, house arrest, & armed guards: Covid-19 enforcement measures ramp up even as lockdowns wind down

A Kentucky couple have become the latest victims of heavy-handed pandemic enforcement, being outfitted with ankle monitors after refusing to sign a self-quarantine order on testing positive for Covid-19. They’re More...