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UK NEWS: PRINCE HARRY’S RACIST TERM SPARKS ANGER

Harry and Ahmed Raza Khan Oh dear, oh dear… the proverbial has hit the fan now! SMH Via BBC News Prince Harry’s racist remark about a Pakistani member of his army platoon has prompted widespread criticism. The prince issued an apology after the News of the World published a video diary in which he calls one of his then Sandhurst colleagues a “Paki”. Politicians and Muslim groups are among those to have condemned the prince’s remarks. Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg said the words []

UK NEWS: PRINCE HARRY APOLOGISES FOR RACIST REMARKS

Via BBC News Prince Harry apologises for using offensive language to describe an Asian member of his army platoon. The News of the World said it had a video of the army lieutenant calling a colleague a “Paki” while pretending to make a phonecall to the Queen. A statement from St James Palace said he did so three years ago as a nickname about a friend and without any malice. The video reportedly shows Harry while still an officer cadet at Sandhurst military []

UK NEWS: TUTOR HAD SEX WITH SCHOOL BOY IN NAPPIES

This woman clearly has a screw loose…… Via The Metro Newspaper A teacher had sex with a 15 year old boy, who was still in nappies a court heard. Catherine Armstrong, 33, who specialised in helping dyslexia sufferers, lured the boy to her home after he replied to her internet advert for private tuition. Their sexual relationship began when the then 29-year-old changed his nappies for him. The teenager said he wore them partly for incontinence, partly because they made him feel []

UK NEWS: BBC ACTS OVER LIGHT SKINNED DOLL

Via BBC News The BBC is to replace a doll based on the Upsy Daisy character from CBeebies TV show In the Night Garden following complaints it is too light-skinned. A BBC Worldwide spokesman said it had conducted research after getting “a handful” of complaints that the doll had lighter skin than the TV character. The BBC would now bring out a version with “a darker skin tone”, he said. Manufacturer Hasbro has been asked to create a different version that will []

UK NEWS: DIZZIE RASCAL ARRESTED AND HELD FOR ALLEGED INCIDENT INVOLVING BASEBALL BAT

Another day….. another arrest…… Via BBC News Rapper Dizzee Rascal has been arrested in south-east London following an alleged incident involving a baseball bat, police have said. The Mercury Prize winner, whose real name is Dylan Mills, was held on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon in Sevenoaks Way, Orpington. The alleged incident happened at about 1530 GMT on Friday. Mr Mills, 24, was released on bail to return to a south London police station later in December, police said. A spokesman []

UK NEWS: SCHOOL GIRL WITH LEARNING DIFFICULTIES GANG RAPED AND SCARRED WITH ACID / MAD NEWS VISITOR DEFENDS GANGS ACTIONS

This is just heartbreaking…… Pure evil….. Three sick bastards: Rogel McMorris, Jason Brew, and Hector Muaimba were all found guilty of rape and will be sentenced next month. A schoolgirl with learning difficulties was gang-raped by up to ten thugs who then threw caustic soda over her. They left her screaming in agony, with skin peeling off her face and body, as they ran away laughing. The horrific attack has left the 15-year-old, who has a mental age of eight or nine, []

UK NEWS: FORMER FIVE STAR SINGER JOINS THRILLER MUSICAL

Former Five Star lead vocalist Denise Pearson will make her London West End debut in Thriller – Live, a musical based on the career of Michael Jackson. She will be joined by Ricko Baird, who choreographed and doubled for Jackson in the You Rock My World video. Baird has also toured alongside the singer, whose hits include Bad and The Way You Make Me Feel. The show, which has already toured Germany and Holland, starts in January at London’s Lyric Theatre. Earlier []

UK NEWS. RAPIST FATHER JAILED FOR LIFE AFTER DAUGHTERS GIVE BIRTH TO SEVEN CHILDREN

A man who fathered seven children by raping his daughters was jailed today at Sheffield Crown Court for life with a minimum term of 19 and a half years. The 56-year-old man “took pleasure” in knowing the harm he was doing to his two daughters and threatened them with a “real hiding” if they refused to have sex with him, Sheffield Crown Court heard. The defendant, who called himself the “gaffer”, made his elder daughter pregnant seven times, fathering two children by []

UK NEWS: PREMIERSHIP FOOTBALL STARS RIO FERDINAND AND ASHLEY COLE SET TO PRODUCE FILM STARRING CURTIS ’50 CENT’ JACKSON

Rio Ferdinand (Top) and Ashley Cole   [Thanks Nessa] Rio Ferdinand and Ashley Cole are producing a London-set gangster movie starring 50 Cent. The Premiership footballers (and now budding movie moguls) will be executive producers on London gangland movie Dead Man Running. 50 Cent will play a vicious loan shark in the film, which also stars Layer Cake’s Tamer Hassan, Brenda Blethyn and Danny Dyer. The movie will focus on an the age old story of an ex-convict trying to go straight. []

UK NEWS: MURDERED ANNAKA PINTO ‘WAS VICTIM OF DANCE TROUPE FUED’

Victim: Annaka Pinto A teenage girl was shot in the head after a falling-out between members of a female dance group known as the X Squad, the Old Bailey was told yesterday. Annaka Pinto, 17, who had just completed her GCSE exams, was shot on the dancefloor of a nightclub in North London. She died hours later in hospital. The man accused of killing her, Triston Walker, 22, was allegedly seen posturing with a gun in his waistband minutes before the shooting. []