Russian politician wanted for murder of Alexander Litvinenko marries student half his age 'who didn't know about the killing' Andrei Lugovoy, 46, wed in a lavish ceremony to 23-year-old student Xenia Lugovoy is the chief suspect in the murder of Mr Litvinenko He said his bride had 'never heard' of the murdered agent By Amanda Williams PUBLISHED: 20:52 GMT, 25 April 2013 | UPDATED: 02:40 GMT, 26 April 2013 The Russian politician wanted for the murder of Alexander Litvinenko has married in a lavish ceremony to a young bride who had 'never heard' of the dead former KGB agent.
‘The Falklands belong to Argentina – even a three-year-old knows that’: Argentina president Cristina Kirchner provokes Britain with latest tweetShe claimed that a child would find British ownership 'unsustainable'Kirchner also suggested that 'the world' wanted dialogue between countries99.8% of islanders recently voted that they wished to remain British territoryBut Kirchner has refused to accept vote that was discussed by UN this weekArgentine officials demanded talks with UK on sovereignty of islands By Mario Ledwith PUBLISHED: 19:18 GMT, 28 March 2013 | UPDATED: 20:54 GMT, 28 March 2013 Cristina Kirchner attempted to inflame relations with the UK once again by claiming that a three-year-old child would find Britain's ownership of the islands 'unsustainable' Argentine president Cristina Kirchner has attempted to inflame relations with the UK once again by claiming that a three-year-old child would find Britain's ownership of the Falklands 'unsustainable'. The 60-year-old took to Twitter to launch her latest attack in a bid to reclaim the South Atlantic islands
'Falklands Islands will be ours within 20 years': Argentina claims 'fanatical' Britons will be forced to hand disputed colony back Foreign minister Hector Timerman said Britain only wants Falklands oilHas refused to meet Foreign Secretary William Hague during London visitIslanders due to hold referendum in March on whether to remain British By Ian Drury PUBLISHED: 16:31 GMT, 5 February 2013 | UPDATED: 00:42 GMT, 6 February 2013 War of words: Hector Timerman compared Falkland Islanders to illegal Israeli settlers in the West Bank A senior Argentine politician has sparked outrage by claiming his country will run the Falklands within 20 years. Hector Timerman, the country’s foreign minister, also compared the islanders to illegal Israeli settlers in the West Bank. Mr Timerman escalated the war of words over sovereignty during his first visit to London
'Falklands Islands will be ours within twenty years': Argentina claims 'fanatical' Britons will be forced to hand disputed colony back Foreign minister Hector Timerman said Britain only wants Falklands oilHas refused to meet Foreign Secretary William Hague during London visitIslanders due to hold referendum in March on whether to remain British By Ian Drury PUBLISHED: 16:31 GMT, 5 February 2013 | UPDATED: 00:02 GMT, 6 February 2013 A senior Argentine politician has sparked outrage by claiming his country will run the Falklands within 20 years. Hector Timerman, the country’s foreign minister, also compared the islanders to illegal Israeli settlers in the West Bank.
Nelson Mandela is 'in good spirits' after two weeks in hospital, says South African president Jacob Zuma Former South African leader is 'looking much better' said President Zuma Mr Mandela had surgery to remove gallstones on December 15 Doctors are happy with Mr Mandela's progress but no date given for release | UPDATED: 11:23 GMT, 25 December 2012 Nelson Mandela is in good spirits and looking much better after more than two weeks in hospital, South Africa President Jacob Zuma said today. Zuma, who visited Mandela on Christmas Day, said in a statement that doctors were happy with the progress the anti-apartheid hero was making. 'We found him in good spirits
'I've not had diversity training, so I can be a bit tactless': Extraordinary excuse from the Tory MP who claimed parents don't want gay children David Davies, 48, caused outrage saying parents don't want gay children Monmouth MP says he is 'tactless' and that thoughts are 'hard to articulate'Says he is 'changing' and now owns a Boy George CD which he 'loves' | UPDATED: 11:11 GMT, 22 December 2012 Outrage: David Davies MP upset equal rights campaigners when he said most parents wanted their children to be heterosexual. He defended his outspoken views, saying he has not had 'years of diversity training' Tory MP David Davies recently caused outrage when he suggested that parents wanted their children to be heterosexual and that plans to legalise gay marriage were 'barking mad'. Now the politician has attempted to defend his comments by saying that he has not 'done years of diversity training'
Daughters of the gentry call for equal rights to inherit titles following change to royal succession lawNew law of royal succession would see the royal baby become third in line to the throne regardless of sexCurrent rules see younger brothers inherit titles ahead of older sisters Traditions mean a title will die out rather than be passed to a woman | UPDATED: 09:10 GMT, 17 December 2012 The proposed law changes to ensure that a daughter born to Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge can succeed to the throne, should apply to titles as well, daughters of the aristocracy have said. The current tradition follows the previous royal succession law which sees a male heir inherit over a female. Now daughters of the gentry are calling for a equal rights to inherit titles as the new law would leave the aristocracy ‘two steps behind’ the royal family
Jail for Spanish politician who posted video on local party's website showing 20 ways to kill womenJoaquin Rabasco – a councillor in Llucmajor, Mallorca, was jailed for 18 months for posting the video back in 2005His secretary Claudia Falleman was handed the same sentence | UPDATED: 19:34 GMT, 13 December 2012 Jailed: Joaquin Rabasco was jailed for 18 months after posting an animation showing 20 ways to kill a woman online A politician who posted a video on his local party's website detailing 20 gruesome ways to end a woman's life has been jailed for 18 months. Joaqun Rabasco was found guilty of uploading the sick animation – which included a woman dying while riding her bike, in the lava of a volcano and being chopped into pieces by an industrial fan.
Victim of paedophile MP Cyril Smith speaks of horrendous abuse at boys home as police say three chances were missed to bring him to justice Sir Cyril allegedly sexually and physically abused teenage boys under the guise of medical examinations or punishment for misbehaviourMan claims that he was 'summoned' to the former Liberal MP at a school for vulnerable boys and forced to perform a sex act on him Police missed three opportunities to charge the politician, and say he would be prosecuted if accused todayDirector of Public Prosecutions at the time said those who accused Smith were of 'suspect character' Smith was secretary of boys' hostel where he was accused of abusing vulnerable youngsters by spanking and touching them from the 1970sFamily say they are 'deeply saddened' by allegations | UPDATED: 14:43 GMT, 28 November 2012 An alleged victim of Cyril Smith says he was just 'seven or eight' when he was sexually abused by the former Liberal MP at a school for vulnerable boys. Chris Marshall, now 40, moved into Knowl View in Rochdale in 1979. Months later, he says, he was forced to perform a sex act on Smith – known to the pupils as 'the fat man' – after being 'summoned' from his dormitory in the dead of night.