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Sweden never filed any charges against Assange: Top UN Human Rights High Commission official

Feb 06, 2016

Sweden never filed any charges against Assange: Top UN Human Rights High Commission official

A UN panel on 5 February ruled that WikiLeaks founder, Julian Assange, has been “arbitrarily detained” at the Ecuador Embassy in London and urged the UK and Sweden to ensure his freedom of movement. The panel also ruled that Assange should be accorded an “enforceable right to compensation”. #Wikileaks #Julian Assange #QandA #Embassy of Ecuador in London #Christophe Peschoux #Working Group on Arbitrary Detention #arbitrary detention
Assange hails 'victory' from embassy balcony after UN panel ruling

Feb 05, 2016

Assange hails 'victory' from embassy balcony after UN panel ruling

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Friday urged Britain to let him walk free from Ecuador's London embassy after a UN panel found that the anti-secrecy campaigner who faces a rape allegation in Sweden was "arbitrarily detained." #Wikileaks #London #TheySaidIt #Ecuador #Assange
Ashpal misused my social media accounts: Sardar Singh counters sexual harassment claims

Feb 04, 2016

Ashpal misused my social media accounts: Sardar Singh counters sexual harassment claims

A day after a British hockey player - Ashpal Kaur Bhogal - alleged sexual harassment charges against Sardar Singh, the Indian hockey captain has come out and said that the allegations against him were baseless. He, in turn, alleged that the woman had misused his social media accounts. #NewsTracker #hockey #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Sardar Singh #Sexual harassment case #Ashpal Kaur Bhogal
Watch: Sardar Singh and I were ready to marry, move to India, says hockey-player girlfriend Ashpal Kaur Bhogal

Feb 04, 2016

Watch: Sardar Singh and I were ready to marry, move to India, says hockey-player girlfriend Ashpal Kaur Bhogal

After Sardar Singh was accused of sexual harassment by Ashpal Kaur Bhogal, a British hockey player, said to be his fiancée. However, the Indian hockey captain has denied the charges and, according to IANS, even the engagement. #NewsTracker #hockey #Olympics #2012 London Olympics #Sardar Singh #Sexual harassment case #Ashpal Kaur Bhogal
Under-fire India hockey captain Sardar Singh denies charges of sexual harassment

Feb 03, 2016

Under-fire India hockey captain Sardar Singh denies charges of sexual harassment

A British hockey player has alleged that India captain Sardar Singh is now refusing to marry her after forcing her to undergo abortion #NewsTracker #hockey #Sexual harassment #London Olympics #Ludhiana #Sardar Singh
Ex-Russian spy Litvinenko's poisoning report 'extremely disturbing': British PM's office

Jan 21, 2016

Ex-Russian spy Litvinenko's poisoning report 'extremely disturbing': British PM's office

"The conclusion that the murder was authorised at the highest levels of the Russian state is extremely disturbing," said Cameron's spokeswoman. #London #NewsTracker #Britain #Police #UK #Alexander Litvinenko #Russian Spy #Kremlins
UK PM David Cameron backs ban on burqas in schools but refuses to go the French way

Jan 19, 2016

UK PM David Cameron backs ban on burqas in schools but refuses to go the French way

UK Prime Minister David Cameron has backed a ban on face-covering veils such as burqas in schools, courts and at border check points in the country. #London #France #NewsTracker #David Cameron #UK #Burqa #British Muslims #islamic-state #IS
Was it snow? Rain? No! 'Strong sunshine' delays trains in London

Jan 13, 2016

Was it snow? Rain? No! 'Strong sunshine' delays trains in London

London commuters were left baffled after a rail company blamed delays on "strong sunshine" in the midst of cold and wintry weather this week. #London #Lewisham #Shareworthy #Southeastern railway
New drinking guidelines hard to swallow in UK

Jan 08, 2016

New drinking guidelines hard to swallow in UK

British health officials say drinking any alcohol regularly increases the risk of cancer, and have issued tough new guidelines that could be hard to swallow in a nation where having a pint is a hallowed tradition. #ThisisNext #London #UK #Srinking