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Round-up of news from around the country.

Ukip says babies born to immigrants in the UK should be classed as migrants – which would include Nigel Farage’s own children

The Independent by Adam Withnall | Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Nigel Farage’s Ukip has called for the children of immigrants to themselves be classed as migrants – despite the fact that the party leader’s own two children would be included in that number. The party highlighted a report issued today by the right-wing thinktank MigrationWatch UK, which said immigration’s impact on more...


Four EDL members guilty of violent disorder during July 2013 protest

Birmingham Mail by Matt Lloyd | Tuesday, 25 November 2014

A further four members of the English Defence League (EDL) have been found guilty of violent disorder during a bloody demonstration in Birmingham city centre. Following a trial, the jury convicted Adrian Rimmel, 50, of Swallow Avenue, Smithswood, Simon Reeve, 43, of London Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk, Gary Watts, 29, of Parsoles more...


Former Bury UKIP chairman jailed for grooming children and having 200,000 child porn images

Bury Times by Andrew Bardsley | Tuesday, 25 November 2014

A FORMER chairman of Bury's UK Independence Party has been jailed for grooming children and possessing nearly 200,000 indecent images of children. Peter Entwistle spoke to children on MSN Messenger and other social network sites in a sexualised manner, asking them to commit sexual acts for his own satisfaction, Bolton Crown more...


Jihad news

Round-up of militant jihadism in the news.

British jihadist mocks security after skipping bail to fight with Isil in Syria

The Telegraph by Tom Whitehead | Wednesday, 26 November 2014

A jihadist who skipped bail and fled to Syria to join Isil has taunted lapse British security arrangements that allowed him to slip out the country. Abu Rumaysah has also boasted having a child under the Islamic State and posted images of himself hold the infant and an automatic weapon. The 31-year-old, more...


Muslim MP: 2,000 Britons fighting for Islamic State

The Telegraph by Robert Mendick, Robert Verkaik and Tim Ross | Tuesday, 25 November 2014

As many as 2,000 Britons are fighting alongside Islamist militants in Syria and Iraq, a senior Muslim MP has claimed. Officials had suggested that the number of British jihadists within the ranks of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isil) and other terrorist groups was about 500. However, Khalid Mahmood, the more...


Penarth born jihadist has assets frozen

Penarth Times by Dominic Jones | Tuesday, 25 November 2014

A PENARTH born man who is believed to have joined a jihadist group in Syria is among those who have had their assets frozen by the UK Government. Reyaad Khan, 21, has been featured on a list of 22 people facing financial sanctions by the Treasury due to their involvement with more...


World news

Round-up of news from around the world.

FRANCE | €40m of Russian cash will allow Marine Le Pen's Front National to take advantage of rivals' woes ...

Thursday, 27 November 2014, 21:38 | Source: Independent | | Click here for original article

The financial and political firepower of Marine Le Pen’s Front National (FN) is to be transformed by a €40m (£32m) loan from a bank with links to the Kremlin, it has been alleged. Ms Le Pen confirmed earlier this week that a Russian bank was lending her cash-strapped, far-right party €9m. more...


RUSSIA | Far-Right Europe has a crush on Moscow

Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 22:08 | Source: MoscowTimes | | Click here for original article

Jason Reed / Files / Reuters Putin's defiance of the global establishment through his criticism of American and European policymaking has earned him supporters among the leaders of political parties disillusioned with the EU. International headlines have been rife with speculation about Russia's ties to Europe's far right in recent days, more...


FRANCE | French appeals court upholds Le Pen's fine over insult to Roma ...

Monday, 24 November 2014, 23:20 | Source:romea.cz | | Click here for original article

A French appeals court has upheld the EUR 5 000 fine levied against the former chair of the French ultra-nationalist party Front National (FN), Jean-Marie Le Pen, for saying Romani people are "like birds, [who] fly/steal naturally" a remark that in French played on the fact that the word voler more...