News archive from 7 November 2017

Fylde to host Wigan in FA Cup second round as 12 non-league sides advance to next stage in competition

National League side AFC Fylde will host 2013 FA Cup winners Wigan in the second round of the competition. Following a victory over Kidderminster, Fylde were paired with League One Latics when the second round draw was made on Monday. It is the second...

Daily Mail, 00:00 in Sport
 

Australia stars train ahead of Wales clash as Bernard Foley takes part in session after missing Japan victory

The Australia players have stepped up their preparations for this weekend's clash with Wales by training at the Sport Wales National Centre on Monday.  Among those present during the session was Bernard Foley, who missed the nine-try rout of Japan...

Daily Mail, 00:00 in Sport
 

Humiliating turnout for Britain First

FAR-RIGHT group Britain First was humiliated at a demonstration in south London on Saturday as its members were repelled by hundreds of counter-protesters. A pitiful 12 fascists turned up in Bromley where they were protesting over BF leaders Paul...

 

Proclaimed in print, by the hand of Lenin

ONE of most important documents of the past century is set to go on display in London this week as part of the Tate Modern’s Russian Revolution exhibition. The poster written by Lenin in 1917 proclaimed the overthrow of the Provisional Government in...

 

Hundreds turn out to mark the Bolshevik victory

HUNDREDS of activists from across the labour and progressive movements gathered to celebrate the centenary of the “epoch-making” Russian Revolution at Congress House in London on Saturday. Unite official Andrew Murray described the revolution as one...

 

Jihadists storm security HQ after detonating car bomb

SUSPECTED jihadist forces allied to al-Qaida set off a large car bomb outside a security headquarters in Aden yesterday morning before storming the compound and placing at least four snipers on the roof. Five Yemeni soldiers are known to have been...

 

Secret FBI file paints MLK as a ‘Marxist sex addict’

RECENTLY declassified files linked to the assassination of US president John F Kennedy more than 50 years ago include a secret FBI dossier on civil rights leader Martin Luther King. The tendentious document portrays a “wholehearted Marxist” whose...

 

What can a Marxist approach tell us about scientific ‘facts’?

This week the MARX MEMORIAL LIBRARY explains how a dialectical methodology can help ask the right questions AN EARLIER answer looked at what a Marxist approach can reveal about science’s relation to society. The questions science asks (and the answers...

 

The parallels of the Profumo affair to the current Westminster crisis

Fallon’s resignation raises fundamental questions for this government, writes KEITH FLETT ON JUNE 5 1963 the Tory secretary of state for war John Profumo resigned following a sex scandal. Profumo (who was schooled at Harrow, an elite boarding school...

 

The Horrors in a frighteningly good Koko groove

The Horrors Koko, London 4/5     IT WAS just over a decade ago that The Horrors exploded on the indie scene amid much claim of style over substance. If ever there was a band that would flash and then burn out you would have got good odds but, five...

 

Transports of delight

MICHAL BONCZA recommends an exhibition of posters by women designers that have adorned London’s transport system for a century Poster Girls: A Century of Art and Design London Transport Museum 5/5 OVER the years, London transport posters have been...

 
Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railway Journeys review: An eye-opener journey

Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railway Journeys review: An eye-opener journey

Leaves on the line.  The wrong sort of snow.  As Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railway Journeys (Channel 5) revealed last night, they’re far more creative in Morocco.  Taking the train from Casablanca to Fez, he was surprised to see them loading sand into...

 
Chanelle Hayes claims boyfriend Ryan Oates has ‘walked out’ on her three months after she gave birth

Chanelle Hayes claims boyfriend Ryan Oates has ‘walked out’ on her three months after she gave birth

Reality star Chanelle Hayes is claiming that boyfriend of 18 months Ryan has walked out on her, just three months after giving birth to their son. The 29-year-old said PE teacher Ryan Oates’ family had told him ‘he should have left me even sooner than...

Metro, 00:07 in Showbiz
 
BREAKING: World War 3? Donald Trump backs Saudi Arabia to 'neutralise Iran'

BREAKING: World War 3? Donald Trump backs Saudi Arabia to 'neutralise Iran'

The statement backed defence links between the allies following Saudi Arabia’s decision to blockade Yemen’s ports to stop weapons coming in from Iran. A coalition led by Saudi Arabia have closed all ground, air and sea access to Yemen following a...

 
Retailers hit by worst non-food sales on record in October

Retailers hit by worst non-food sales on record in October

Sales of non-food items grew at the slowest pace since records began as families chose days out over shopping, the British Retail Consortium has said. Non-food sales rose by just 0.1% in the three months to October, marking their poorest performance...

BBC, 00:11 in Business
 


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