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Sep 01, 2014

RT @SkySUBC: Lies, corruption, boring... and a lot more besides. Here's how young people described politics in our #StandUp poll…

Sep 01, 2014

New UK platform aiming to engage youth and inform mainstream reporting looks v good @SkySUBC

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Quindell Buys RAC Stake In Black Box Venture — A London-listed insurance claims processor with ambitions to reshape the motor cover market will announce on Tuesday that it is acquiring the RAC's stake in their fledgling joint venture. Sky News understands that Quindell, whose shares have slumped this year amid speculation about its prospects, will inform the stock market that it is to take full control of Connected Car Solutions (CCS).
Sep 01, 2014

Exclusive: Quindell to announce purchase of RAC stake in fledgling telematics joint venture CCS on Tuesday.

Jumbo Jet-Sized 'Fatberg' Threatened Homes — A giant "fatberg" the length of a Boeing 747 jet has been removed from a sewer in west London. It took Thames Water workers a week to clear the foul-smelling blockage from an 80-metre stretch of Shepherd's Bush Road. The mass of festering food fat mixed with wet wipes and sanitary products threatened to send raw sewage spurting into nearby homes.

Madeleine: Secret Report On Police Probe — The competition between British police forces to be seen to be helping in the search for Madeleine McCann hampered the investigation into her disappearance and has had negative effects ever since, according to the author of a secret Home Office report.

Captured IS Suicide Bomber Reveals Threat — A wing of Sulaymaniah's military hospital has been sealed off and 24-hour security has been posted at the door of a ward. Inside lies an injured young man; a very special patient and prisoner. He is 23-year-old Horr Jaffer, from Chechnya, and he is an Islamic State (IS) suicide bomber.
Sep 01, 2014

compelling piece from @ramsaysky on the threat of IS superterrorism to the UK, EU and US here:

Sep 01, 2014

Watch this revealing report by @ramsaysky on #IS Suicide Bomber hailing from Chechnya.…

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Anti-Terror Plans To Seize Passports At Border — The Prime Minister is unveiling new anti-terror measures to deal with the threat from Islamic militant groups in Iraq and Syria. David Cameron told the Commons "we need a firm security response" to the threat from Islamic State (IS). The PM said IS was a direct threat to every European country.

Simon Callow Welcomes Theatre Tax Breaks — Regional theatres and touring productions are to benefit from the Government's new tax relief which has just come into force. In an exclusive interview with Sky News Entertainment Week, actor Simon Callow, who has been working in the theatre for nearly 40 years, said the Government's support was long overdue.