Man beaten in shocking London homophobic assault ‘appalled’ as attackers avoid jail

A man stripped and beaten in a vicious homophobic assault says he is “appalled” his attackers have avoided jail – and is demanding justice. Nathan Esslemont, 25, and a friend were targeted by a gang of five teenagers as they crossed the Golden Jubilee Bridge near Embankment and London’s South Bank in the early hours … Read more

Man beaten in shocking London homophobic assault ‘appalled’ as attackers avoid jail

A man stripped and beaten in a vicious homophobic assault says he is “appalled” his attackers have avoided jail – and is demanding justice. Nathan Esslemont, 25, and a friend were targeted by a gang of five teenagers as they crossed the Golden Jubilee Bridge near Embankment and London’s South Bank in the early hours … Read more

Hong Kong retail sales slip 0.1% in August

HONG KONG, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Hong Kong’s August retail sales slipped 0.1% from a year earlier amid a high base of comparison, government data showed on Friday. Sales decreased to HK$28.6 billion ($3.64 billion), having grown 4.1% in July. In volume terms, retail sales fell 2.9% year-on-year in August. That compares with a revised … Read more

US court awards $73 million for Fernando Albán’s death

A federal judge in Miami has awarded $73 million in damages to the family of a prominent opponent of Venezuela’s socialist government who died while in custody in what he described as a “murder for hire” carried out by a criminal enterprise led by President Nicolás Maduro. Fernando Albán was arrested in 2018 upon arrival … Read more

Elon Musk-Twitter battle: Jack Dorsey set to be questioned in court

Musk’s legal team last month submitted a subpoena in the court for evidence from Dorsey. Twitter and Musk are preparing for their October 17 trial date at the Delaware Court of Chancery to argue over his attempt to terminate the $44 billion acquisition agreement.

Mar-a-Lago search inventory shows documents marked as classified mixed with clothes, gifts, and press clippings – Tampa Bay Now

PALM BEACH, Fla. (CNN) — US District Judge Aileen Cannon on Friday released a detailed inventory from the Mar-a-Lago search that the Justice Department previously filed under seal in court. The search inventory released showed that classified documents had been mixed in with personal items and other materials in the boxes in which they were … Read more

Isis ‘Beatle’ from London jailed for life in US for role in hostage taking and beheading…

19 August 2022, 16:58 Breaking News. Picture: Global An Isis “Beatle” who came from London has been jailed for life in a US court for his role in hostage-taking and beheadings. El Shafee Elsheikh, who is in his 30s, was part of a cell of terrorists within the group that rampaged across parts of Syria … Read more

Ryan Giggs admits being an unfaithful ‘love cheat’ during trial – Sky News

Ryan Giggs admits being an unfaithful ‘love cheat’ during trialSky News Ryan Giggs assault trial: Ex-footballer admits being a ‘love cheat’ who has ‘never been faithful’Daily Mail Ryan Giggs admits reputation as ‘love cheat’ is justifiedThe Guardian Ryan Giggs gives evidence in his trial | 5 News5 News View full coverage on Google News

Cash-strapped Britons give up pets as living costs soar

LONDON, Aug 14 (Reuters) – Stood on her hind legs to greet any prospective owner who might approach her glass-doored kennel, Harriet is a black English cocker spaniel abandoned as a deepening cost-of-living crisis pushes growing numbers of Britons to party with their pets. She was found running along a busy road in London after … Read more

Huawei Telecommunications India CEO tells court that he is a Chinese, not a terrorist

Huawei Telecommunications India chief executive officer (CEO) Li Xiongwei (also David Li), while challenging an application issued by the Income Tax department in a Delhi court, has said that he is a “Chinese national and not a terrorist”. According to a report in The Economic Times, in July this year, the Income Tax department filed … Read more