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1. Pestering girls on the street set to be outlawed
Pestering girls on the street or in pubs and making lewd feedback at them may turn out to be an offence underneath plans to criminalise “public sexual harassment”, that are set to be introduced subsequent week.
A government-commissioned overview of hate crimes will name for public sexual harassment and inciting hatred in opposition to girls to be made legal offences as a part of an overhaul of legal guidelines to guard girls and ladies in opposition to violence. Read the full story.
2. Unique: Meet ‘Director Okay’, the MI5 spy chargeable for conserving Britain secure from China and Russia
MI5’s head of hostile states counterintelligence has referred to as for an overhaul of the Official Secrets and techniques Act, complaining it’s a “staggering” 100 years outdated.
In an unique interview, the senior intelligence officer stated present legal guidelines have been appropriate “if we catch any individual with a hand-drawn map desiring to ship it to an enemy”, however to not fight probably the most numerous sequence of threats ever confronted by the UK. Read the full story.
3. Arthur Labinjo-Hughes: Life should imply life for ‘evil’ little one murderers, say former ministers
The “evil” and “remorseless” stepmother who tortured and murdered six-year-old Arthur Labinjo-Hughes refused to go away her cell to be sentenced, as calls have been made for little one killers to face entire life tariffs.
Emma Tustin, 32, was jailed for all times with a minimal of 29 years, whereas her former boyfriend and Arthur’s father, Thomas Hughes, was given 21 years by Mr Justice Wall, the decide – who described it as some of the distressing and disturbing circumstances he had ever handled. Read the full story.
4. Importing low-cost American editions of fashionable British cookbooks a recipe for catastrophe
British cooks face having dishes ruined by an inflow of American editions of recipe books, the Publishers Affiliation has warned.
Proposed modifications to copyright legal guidelines may enable low-cost overseas editions of cookbooks by cooks reminiscent of Nigella Lawson and Jamie Oliver to be imported into the UK, the trade physique has stated, together with their complicated overseas measurements. Read the full story.
5. Alleged bullying of Palace employees sparked Kate and Meghan row
The Duchess of Sussex was confronted by the Duchess of Cambridge over her alleged bullying behaviour in direction of Palace employees throughout a infamous row days earlier than the royal marriage ceremony, Kirstie Allsopp has claimed.
The Duchess of Cambridge was left crying after she “misplaced management” throughout an argument together with her future sister-in-law in Could 2018, the tv presenter has instructed. Read the full story.