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No hope for migrants 'left to rot in new Jungle'
Some bunch around flickering fires amid freezing chill winds, others bunch up trying to protect their shivering babies under flimsy canvas sheets. What some deem a ‘swarm’ of migrants must now trudge through swamps of mud at a refugee wasteland near Dunkirk...
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2015, love...
Damon Albarn and Imelda Staunton may be among the big names on the New Year's honours list, but they'll be doubtless feel even more delighted to feature in this personal rundown of five favourite LPs on 2015 - right...? Oh. Ah, anyway, some lukewarm takes a...
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IF life in Lebanon were not tough enough for the 1million-plus Syrian refugees escaping carnage back home, beleaguered officials and suspicious military are now threatening a sterner crackdown. The influx of refugees into 4million-population Lebanon would b...
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The dramatic dent sheared into ex-soldier Khaled’s forehead will likely be a permanent reminder of the rocket attack on his Homs home that left him in a coma for a month. So are the three shards of shrapnel left lodged in his body, as well as the screaming ...
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You had me at مع السلامة
Malak is aged four. She and her younger brother Rakan and their mother Yasmine live in a tent in Akkar, just across the Lebanese-Syrian border, having escaped after being bombed out of their home in the Homs district of Baba Amar. Malak has been diagnosed w...
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‘Allez les bleus, allez les bleus - allez, allez, allez les bleus...’
‘Allez les bleus, allez les bleus - allez, allez, allez les bleus...’ The dusty streets of Saint-Denis, let alone the cram-packed market square town centre, were a swirling mass of chaos - football fans in their multitudes taken aback by what they had just ...
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"Oh, look out - you rock'n'rollers..."
A pleasure and a privilege as ever to chat to 77-year-old bass maestro Herbie Flowers, who  played not only on Bowie’s breakthrough Space Oddity single and album in 1969, but also the Diamond Dogs LP and tour of 1974. Oh, and  he also played on the sessions...
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(Also earlier wrote about her here:  http://aidanrad.blogspot.co.uk/2015/12/you-had-me-at.html ) A Syrian refugee girl faces dying of a rare blood disorder in a Lebanese shack after being denied European medical aid - just one among thousands feared at seve...
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Some still somehow dream of returning home to Syria, others are resigned to staying as safe as possible for good across the border, while a few do eye making it to Europe - for much-needed medical help at least. But Syrian refugees continuing to flood into ...
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Mother-of-three Nermine learnt from a TV bulletin her husband had been executed after being caught trying to escape Syria.  She spent three months being tortured in prison on trumped-charges.  And she trekked 30km across mountain ranges, along with her thre...
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"Gonna lay down my sword and shield..."
British air strikes on Syria could leave innocent civilians’ lives endangered. A lack of British air strikes on Syria could leave innocent civilians’ lives endangered. Either way, whatever our MPs vote on Wednesday evening - and it now looks even more of a ...
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Scrapping the Human Rights Act low priority for Brits, poll shows
Brits have little appetite to scrap the Human Rights Act, new figures suggest - as celebrity campaigners rallied to save the legislation. Eight out of ten people approve of equality for all, according to a new poll, when asked about government plans to repe...
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