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New presenters and programmes at Lyca Radio

Lyca Radio has refreshed its output with new shows, presenters, repositioning, and a new identity. The station says it will have a further emphasis on hit Bollywood music and London news and events, starting with ‘Breakfast with Vallisa & Gillie’ featuring London and national news stories, showbiz content, travel, sport, and news, fused with games, and hit music. Raj Baddhan returns to the radio with Drivetime including exclusive interviews and news for commuting Londoners. The show is sponso...
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MP Keith Vaz suspended from Commons after drug and sex inquiry

A watchdog found the MP "disregarded" the law by offering to obtain cocaine for male prostitutes.
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Labour MP Keith Vaz faces six-month suspension after drug and sex probe

The Leicester MP "disregarded" the law by offering to obtain cocaine for male prostitutes, a scathing report finds.
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Labour MP Keith Vaz faces six-month suspension

The Commons standards watchdog says the MP "disregarded" the law by procuring cocaine for male prostitutes.
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The key to resolving the crisis in Yemen | Letter

Jeremy Hunt must use all tools available to press sides into a resolution, says Keith VazJeremy Hunt made an unannounced but an entirely welcome visit to Aden last Sunday (Yemen ceasefire at risk with 20m close to starving, says Hunt, 4 March), the first by a senior British official since 85,000 children starved to death.He is now a witness to the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. Three-quarters of the population – up to 22.2 million people – are in need of urgent humanitarian assistance; over ...
Tags: Politics, World news, Middle East and North Africa, United Nations, Jeremy Hunt, Keith Vaz, Yemen, Aden, Keith VazJeremy Hunt


Keith Vaz bullying allegations: Former clerk speaks to Newsnight

The Labour MP reportedly told one clerk that she was bad at her job because she was 'not a mother'.
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MP Keith Vaz accused of bullying Commons clerks

The ex-home affairs committee chairman is accused of bullying clerks in the Commons, BBC learns.
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Keith Vaz 'bullied NI-born Commons clerk'

The ex-home affairs committee chairman is accused of bullying clerks in the Commons, BBC learns.
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Keith Vaz MP accused of bullying Commons clerks

The ex-home affairs committee chairman is accused of bullying clerks in the Commons, BBC learns.
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Investigation into Keith Vaz's private life suspended on medical grounds

Parliament's standards watchdog halts its investigation into allegations about Labour MP Keith Vaz.
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Britain must seize the initiative on Yemen | Letters

UK diplomats at the UN have a chance to ease the humanitarian crisis caused by the devastating civil war in Yemen, says Keith VazThe UK has the unique ability to influence international matters given its position on the UN security council, sitting at the head table for global affairs. Just this week we have shown the ability to set the agenda there, raising the current developments in Myanmar and calling for a security council meeting. However, all too often we are too slow to address the world...
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Keith Vaz police investigation closed

Police drop an investigation into Labour MP Keith Vaz after claims about his private life were made in a newspaper.
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Saudi Arabia row could wreck attempts to end Yemen conflict, MPs told

Boris Johnson’s controversial criticism of Saudi ‘puppeteering’ leaves UK’s role as honest broker under threat, says Keith VazBoris Johnson’s comments on Saudi Arabia fighting a proxy war in Yemen could wreck everything the UK is trying to do to end the civil war in the country, MPs have been told.The claim was made in the Commons by the former chairman of the home affairs select committee, Keith Vaz, who also warned that Johnson’s remarks left Britain’s role as an honest broker in Yemen under t...
Tags: Politics, UK, Saudi Arabia, UK News, World news, Britain, Middle East and North Africa, Foreign Policy, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Keith Vaz, Yemen, Cluster bombs


Police probe following Keith Vaz Sunday Mirror drug claims

The police investigate possible drug offences following a newspaper story about Labour MP Keith Vaz.
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Police probe following Keith Vaz Sunday Mirror drug claims

The police are investigating possible drug offences following a Sunday Mirror story about the Labour MP Keith Vaz.
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Keith Vaz joins Commons justice committee

Labour's Keith Vaz survives a bid to prevent him getting a seat on a House of Commons committee.
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What if they are innocent? Justice for people accused of sexual and child abuse

Many people watching the UK television drama National Treasure will have made their minds up about the guilt or innocence of the protagonist well before the end of the series. In episode one we learn that this aging celebrity has ‘slept around’ throughout his long marriage but when an allegation of non-recent sexual assault is made he strenuously denies it. His wife knows about his infidelities and chooses to believe him, but his daughter, who for years has struggled with mental ill-health, subs...
Tags: Books, UK, Featured, Television, Media, Law, Theresa May, Sex Offenders, House, Jimmy Savile, Child Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Parliament, Sex Abuse, Savile, Keir Starmer


Met Police considers claim Keith Vaz broke law

The Met Police is to "assess and identify what criminal offences - if any" have been committed by Keith Vaz following claims over his private life.
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A Muslim Rentboy Tells All

A Muslim rentboy, working under the pseudonym “Mohammed Ashfaq,” has written a provocative piece for The Spectator in which he dishes about sleeping with politicians and the unhurried ins-and-outs of his profession. “I am gay and Muslim and I was an asylum seeker in this country,” he writes. “I came here because some of my gay friends were killed back home.” Related: Forgotten 1967 Documentary About A Black Gay Hustler Is Hilarious And Heartbreaking He was inspired to pen the piece in the wake ...
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Married British Lawmaker Resigns In Wake Of Drug And Gay Prostitution Scandal

Tabloids have been having a field day with news that a married British lawmaker allegedly paid for male escorts and offered them flirty drugs. Mere days after The Sunday Mirror ran an exposé, Labour Party member Keith Vaz stepped down, saying the move was “in the best interest of the Home Affairs Select Committee.” Related: Naughtier Than Thou: A Brief History of Antigay Religious Leaders Engulfed In M4M Scandals In a statement, Vaz expressed boilerplate remorse: “I am genuinely sorry that rece...
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Newspaper headlines: Keith Vaz quits and hate preacher jailed

The resignation of parliamentary committee chairman Keith Vaz and the jailing of radical preacher Anjem Choudary make front page headlines.
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Newspaper headlines: Keith Vaz quits and hate preacher jailed

The resignation of parliamentary committee chairman Keith Vaz and the jailing of radical preacher Anjem Choudary make front page headlines.
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Keith Vaz, British Lawmaker, Quits Senior Post Amid Sex and Drug Scandal

The high-profile Labour politician resigned as head of a Home Office oversight committee after a tabloid reported he had met two men working as prostitutes.
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Keith Vaz: Defending the indefensible

It seems to be the ultimate sting. A tabloid newspaper pays a couple of male prostitutes for their story about their time with a senior politician.
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How Keith Vaz rose to prominence

Labour MP Keith Vaz resigns as chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee following allegations involving male escorts published in a Sunday newspaper.
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Keith Vaz quits as Home Affairs Committee chairman

Labour veteran Keith Vaz steps down as chairman of the Home Affairs Committee following newspaper claims he paid for the services of two male sex workers.
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Keith Vaz to be urged to stand down from home affairs committee

Colleagues will urge Keith Vaz to quit as chairman of the home affairs committee following newspaper claims he paid for the services of two male sex workers.
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Newspaper headlines: Keith Vaz and Brexit futures

On the day that Keith Vaz faces fellow MPs over allegations that he hired male escorts, the story once again makes the front pages.
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Keith Vaz future considered by MPs after allegations

Labour MP Keith Vaz is to meet colleagues on the Commons Home Affairs Select Committee following claims that he paid for the services of two male sex workers.
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MP to report Keith Vaz to Commons Standards watchdog

The Commons Standards watchdog is being urged to investigate Labour MP Keith Vaz over claims in the Sunday Mirror he paid for the services of male escorts.
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