The ISIS terrorist dubbed ‘Jihadi John’ has been unmasked as Londoner Mohammed Emwazi, although Scotland Yard and Downing Street still have yet to confirm this. As the Telegraph reports, Jihadi John – murderer of at least five ISIS hostages...Show More Summary
Via the Guardian: The family of the codebreaker Alan Turing will visit Downing Street on Monday to demand the government pardons 49,000 other men persecuted like him for their homosexuality. Turing, whose work cracking the German military...Show More Summary
PASCO, Washington — Protesters in Pasco marched in the streets Saturday, trying to send a message to police and city officials that they're not going to forget the death of Antonio Zambrano-Montes, who was shot and killed by police here last week The demonstration began outside Vinny's Bakery and Cafe, where Zambrano-Montes was killed. Show More Summary
One of the biggest obstacles of taking good astronomical photos is light pollution, this is why almost every tip article on night photos has a tip about getting away from the city. But what if you want to take photos in your driveway? In that case, street lights will most probably kill each and every one [...]Show More Summary
Justin Bieber and Tom Hanks throw their hands in the air while filming a new music video for Carly Rae Jepsen on Monday (February 16) in the Soho neighborhood of New York City. The stars were filming on the set of Carly Rae‘s video for “I Really Like You,” her latest single that she announced [...]
The story within the story of The Weinstein Company’s Best Picture Oscar nominee The Imitation Game is the reality that soon after Alan Turing helped break the Nazi’s Enigma Code that brought an early end to World War II, he was convicted under the UK’s anti-gay laws. Show More Summary
Given the current polling and lack of time and opportunities for the polling to change, it is likely Cameron and the Tories in a little under three months time will be out of Downing Street, which in all likelihood means there will be a vacancy at the top of the Tory party. The current favourite […]
Denim spokesman Kanye West is coming to Flatiron tomorrow to perform at the pre-NBA All-Star Game Concert. The event, which is called the 1st Roc City Classic and is being produced by Jay Z's Roc Nation, will shut down streets around the area and is expected to draw around 10,000 people. Show More Summary
Tories in Downing Street have concluded that they cannot rely on the support of any Liberal Democrats who are not ministers after the General Election, Coffee House has learned. Even… Continue reading The post Exclusive: Tories could only rely on Lib Dem ministers in second coalition appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Thousands of British Muslims protested against cartoons of Mohammed in French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, in a demonstration near the office of Prime Minister David Cameron on Sunday. The crowd marched to Downing Street holding signs reading “Charlie and the abuse factory”,...
Front page of the Sunday Times No 10 plots early Europe vote in 2016 pic.twitter.com/xSdmv9Z6cz — The Screaming Eagles (@TSEofPB) February 7, 2015 If the Tories are to remain in power after May 7th, they need to win back the near in one in five voters they’ve lost to UKIP since 2010. The Sunday Times are […]
When David Cameron stood outside Downing Street the day after the Scottish independence referendum and said that the ‘West Lothian question deserves a decisive answer’, he was thinking mostly of… Continue reading The post Is William Hague giving a ‘decisive’ answer to the West Lothian question? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Isn't politics cruel? This photo of Ed Milliband grinning like a loon outside No 10 Downing Street is the Tories' way of scaring us all into voting at the general election on Thursday 7 May. My guess is that Ed will be out on his ear as Labour leader after the election (CLICK).
He’s the mayor of London, and the joker of U.K. politics. But he wants to be the next prime minister
A hoax caller was put through to British prime minister David Cameron, posing as the director of spy agency GCHQ. Afterwards, he telephoned The Sun to talk about what he'd been up to and said it was all "so easy". The Downing StreetShow More Summary
He’s the mayor of London, and the joker of U.K. politics. But Boris Johnson has his eyes set on 10 Downing Street—?and he might just get there
For most of this parliament, Downing Street has been thoroughly paranoid about Boris Johnson and his intentions. Any attempt by the Mayor to reach out to Tory MPs was met… Continue reading The post Why Boris and the Tory leadership are playing nicely appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Downing Street was a happy place after David Cameron and Barack Obama’s joint press conference yesterday. The US President was effusive in his praise for Cameron and his seeming endorsement… Continue reading The post Grey voters snap up Osborne’s pensioner bonds appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
A charming new health conscious eatery called Cafe Clover debuted this week on Downing Street in the West Village. The new restaurant—which boasts Market Table and L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon alum David Stanridge in the kitchen—offers...Show More Summary
A new Italian restaurant from Mario Carbone; on Downing Street, a menu that highlights vegetables; a steakhouse evokes the gaslight era; and other openings.