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  • ISIS release shocking footage of the moment a 'gay' man was thrown to his death

    ISIS have released a new set of shocking photographs showing the moment a gay man was thrown from a roof before being stoned to death. The reprehensible murder was carried out in the Islamic State capital of Raqqa in Syria, after the man faced a ‘trial’ in an Islamic State court. In the original video of the man’s death, a bearded militant can be seen holding a megaphone, and announces the man’s death sentence, before denouncing him as ‘the child of Lot’, a reference to teachings in both the Qur’an and the Bible about the apparent ‘sinfulness’ of homosexuality.

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  • UK's first 'anti-Islamisation' rally dwarfed by counter-demo

    An estimated 375 people turned out for the Germany-based PEGIDA movement's first demonstration in Britain on Saturday, but were outnumbered by a 2,000-strong crowd of counter-protesters, police said. PEGIDA has drawn large crowds in Germany to protest against what it calls the "Islamisation" of Europe, and small demonstrations have also taken place in Austria and Sweden. Police in the city of Newcastle, northeast England, said five men were arrested "for isolated incidents" but insisted both the PEGIDA march and the Newcastle Unites protest passed off smoothly.

    AFP
  • Shatner Defends Leonard Nimoy Funeral No-Show

    William Shatner has been under fire for saying he could not attend Sunday's funeral of Star Trek co-star Leonard Nimoy. The New York Daily News dubbed the actor who played Captain Kirk in the cult sci-fi series as "Captain Jerk" on Sunday for his no-show. Shatner said on Saturday he could not make the service because he already had plans to appear at a Red Cross ball in Florida.

    Sky News 18 mins ago
  • Man And Girl, 4, Found Dead In Notting Hill

    A woman in her 30s has been arrested in connection with the deaths of a man and four-year-old girl, whose bodies were discovered in a west London flat. Police said they were called to an address in Colville Square, Notting Hill, on Friday evening after concerns were raised about the welfare of its occupants. The Metropolitan Police's Homicide and Major Crime Command (HMCC) is investigating the deaths, which are being treated as unexplained.

    Sky News
  • Zendaya 'Over' Giuliana Rancic's Comments About Her hair

    Zendaya Coleman is putting the Giuliana-dreadlocks drama behind her. This is the first time Zendaya has been spotted since Giuliana Rancic made controversial comments about the singer's Oscars hairstyle on E!'s Fashion Police. The E! News host has apologized for her remarks — in which she said the Disney star probably smelled "like patchouli oil and weed" because of her hair — and Zendaya has accepted, but there are still conflicting reports as to what went down during the taping.

    Yahoo Celebrity
  • 7 truths: Robin van Persie injury a blessing, Sherwood's last hope, Pardew treated unfairly

    Unfortunately for United and Rooney, his manager Louis van Gaal seems to think otherwise and has, since the turn of the year, stationed him in central midfield. The former Everton man bagged both goals in his side’s 2-0 win over Sunderland at Old Trafford.

    Pitchside
  • Hi-tech thieves steal 14 luxury cars by reprogramming keyless ignition systems

    LUXURY cars are being stolen by hi-tech thieves who reprogramme the vehicles’ keyless ignition systems. Fourteen Land Rovers and Range Rovers, some worth £40,000, have been taken across East Lancashire in the past month.

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  • Vicky Pattison SLAMS Ricky Rayment's Relationship With Marnie: "I Can't Gauge How Genuine It Is"

    This week, everyone's favourite Geordie Shore-er (soz Gaz, we still 'would') has been speaking her mind about new 'hot' structured reality TV couple Ricky Rayment and Marnie Simpson. None-other than TOWIE's own Jessica Wright, who split with the formerly hirsute Ricky last year. Ricky and Marnie have been an apparent item for several weeks now, and Vick thinks that the reason Marnie's with Ricky is to get a part on the Essex reality show – which Vicky thinks will make Jess WELL JEL.

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  • Becky family 'prepared for worst'

    The family of missing teenager Rebecca Watts say they are "prepared for the worst" as searches for the quiet 16-year-old continue. Avon and Somerset Police this afternoon arrested two people in connection with the disappearance of the youngster, also known as Becky. It came after more than 100 people gathered to conduct their own search of land in the Fishponds area of Bristol near where Becky lived, during which part of a laptop was discovered and handed to murder probe detectives.

    Press Association
  • 'What Colour Is This Dress?' Debate Swamps Web

    A picture of a two-tone dress has gone viral after it prompted a fierce debate over whether it was white and gold - or blue and black. Kim Kardashian tweeted: "What color is that dress? Taylor Swift said: "I don't understand this odd dress debate and I feel like it's a trick somehow.

    Sky News
  • Formula 1 - Valtteri Bottas wraps up testing with Williams on top

    With the opening race in Melbourne now only two weeks away on March 15, teams carried out a mixture of quick laps and long runs at the Circuit de Catalunya. Bottas, who could be the biggest rival to the Mercedes duo of double world champion Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, chalked up the quickest lap of one minute 23.063 seconds on super-soft tyres. "It was a really good day and a great way to finish the test," said the Finn, whose car has the same engine as the Mercedes works team.

    Reuters 42 mins ago
  • UK blocks Russian oligarchs' deal to buy North Sea fields

    Britain has blocked a deal by Russian billionaires, Mikhail Fridman and German Khan, to buy 12 oil and gas fields in the North Sea as part of their acquisition of Germany's oil firm DEA from RWE (LSE: 0HA0.L - news) , citing possible sanctions against Russia. "If the proposed acquisition were to proceed in its current form, he (Energy Secretary Ed Davey) would be minded to require the companies to arrange for a further sale to a suitable third party," the Department of Energy said in a statement on Saturday. The decision is a blow to the oligarchs, who have sold a large chunk of their oil assets in Russia and want to turn their LetterOne fund into a top global energy player.

    Reuters - UK Focus
  • They Dated?! Celebrity Couples From the Past

    There's been a lot of talk about new love in Hollywood recently, but not all celebrity unions stand the test of time. Remember when Jennifer Aniston dated Tate Donovan and Penélope Cruz went out with Tom Cruise? How about Rachel Bilson's

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  • Boy, 15, Stabbed To Death While Cycling

    A 15-year-old boy has died after suffering a single stab wound while cycling in north London. Police were called just after 7.30pm on Friday to reports of a male collapsed in Caledonian Road, near the junction with Twyford Street, Islington. Officers and paramedics from the London Ambulance Service attended but the boy was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Sky News
  • Premium Bonds: You're 2,000 times more likely to win £1m than ... zilch

    NS&I Premium Bonds are a more attractive alternative to savings accounts than you thinkHere is a sentence to cheer many a beleaguered saver: put the maximum £40,000 into Premium Bonds and you are nearly 2,000 times more likely to win £1m than

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  • Anti-Islamisation Protest In Newcastle

    Some 400 demonstrators have taken to the streets of Newcastle to protest against "the Islamisation of Europe" in the first British demonstration organised by the PEGIDA group. But fears of widespread trouble did not materialise.

    Sky News
  • Rugby - Six Nations still up for grabs, Ireland and England agree

    Ireland took a major step towards retaining the title with a pulsating 19-9 victory over Stuart Lancaster's men to become the only side to win three games from three and get their supporters dreaming of a second grand slam in six years. "Absolutely," Lancaster replied when asked if England could still win the title. "In every year, there are very few grand slam teams.

    Reuters 36 mins ago
  • Myanmar captures rare white elephant in western jungles

    Myanmar's forestry department has captured a rare white elephant in the jungles of the country's western Ayeyarwaddy region, an official said Sunday. White elephants, which are actually albinos, have been revered for centuries in Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and other Asian nations. Myanmar already has eight white elephants in captivity, most from the Ayeyarwaddy region.

    Associated Press
  • Taylor Swift Admits: "I'll Probably Still Be Single At 30 - Nobody Is Signing Up For This"

    Perpetual singleton and occasional popstar Taylor Swift has admitted that she'd probably still be single by the time she's 30. The 'Out Of The Woods' songstress sat down with The Telegraph to discuss al things Tay-Tay when the interviewer asked where she'll be at in five years.

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  • First Photo Of 'Jihadi John' As Adult Revealed

    The first known photograph has emerged of Mohammed Emwazi - the Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John" - as an adult. Showing him with a goatee beard and wearing a Pittsburgh Pirates baseball cap, the image is revealed in student records from his time at the University of Westminster. Sky News can also exclusively reveal details of Emwazi's academic achievements during his stint at the university in London's Cavendish campus, between 2006 and 2009.

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