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Protests rage in Istanbul’s Besiktas

Posted by Warren Fyfe on June 3, 2013 in Warren Fyfe Site

2 June 2013 Last updated at 21:33 ET Please turn on JavaScript. Media requires JavaScript to play. The BBC’s Ben Thompson describes the scene in Istanbul near the prime minister’s office Turkish protesters have clashed with police in Istanbul’s Besiktas district, in some of the worst violence since unrest erupted three days ago. Mosques, shops [...]

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Balls ‘to axe rich OAP fuel payment’

Posted by Warren Fyfe on June 3, 2013 in Warren Fyfe Site

2 June 2013 Last updated at 21:47 ET Ed Balls is due to promise an “iron discipline on spending” Labour would cut winter fuel payments for the UK’s richest pensioners as part of a “fairer approach to deficit reduction”, Ed Balls is due to say. The shadow chancellor is expected to announce the move in [...]

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Peers suspended over lobbying claims

Posted by Warren Fyfe on June 3, 2013 in Warren Fyfe Site

2 June 2013 Last updated at 14:11 ET Three peers have been accused of agreeing to carry out Parliamentary work for payment. Undercover Sunday Times reporters filmed the men appearing to offer to help a fake solar energy company. Ulster Unionist Lord Laird and Labour’s Lord Mackenzie of Framwellgate and Lord Cunningham deny wrongdoing. The [...]

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