Father of dead Syrian boy returns to Kobane to bury family
The father of a three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was washed up on a Turkish beach in an image that shocked the world returned to his hometown Kobane on Friday to bury his family, an AFP photographer reported.
'This Is It, We're Leaving': Aunt Of Dead Migrant Boy Recalls Final Phone Call
Fatima “Tima” Kurdi, the aunt of the dead toddler whose body was found on a Turkish beach, gave on Thursday a harrowing account of her nephew’s last hours and called for an end to the devastating war in Syria.
GDS Asked These Questions 3 Years Ago AND NOW
Former RFC Owner Craig Whyte And Ex-Chief Executive Charles Green Charged After Rangers Assets Sale Probe
We republish the articles by Giovanni Di Stefano who asked these questions together with reporting what he had investigated three years ago and, now former Rangers owner Craig Whyte and ex-chief executive Charles Green have been charged with conspiracy and involvement in serious organised crime.
Diary on The Inside 29 July – 13 August 2015 Part Fifty Eight By Giovanni Di Stefano
Wednesday 29 July 2015 - 07.33am – The late 1960s were crazy days. In the next few days I will reveal details of how the world of show business mixed into politics, into a very top secret operation called ‘Operation Rule – Brittania’ and the history behind it!!! Funny!!!
Iraq War Justice: Families Of Killed UK Soldiers Demand Immediate Publication Of Chilcot Report
Families of British troops killed during the Iraq war have launched a legal battle to force Sir John Chilcot to publish the findings of his inquiry into the 2003 Iraq War.
The President, The ‘Starlet,’ a Murder, A Thousand Pairs Of Shoes And Saved By MI6 - By Giovanni Di Stefano and Caroline Bayford
Ferdinand Edralin Marcos was born in 1917 and died in 1989. Between 1965 and 1986 he and his wife Romualdez Marcos better known as Imelda served as President and First Lady of the Philippines.
The Paedophile Ring That Encircles British Politics By S.C. (Name Protected) And Giovanni Di Stefano
In 1998 the first articles began to appear on what was a limited internet distribution regarding the paedophile ring around 10 Downing Street.
Saadi Gaddafi Torture Video Shows Name Guarantees ‘Maximum Mistreatment’ & No Justice – Lawyer To RT
A video apparently showing the torture of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi’s son during interrogation in prison has been condemned by both HRW, and his legal representative, who told RT that the Gaddafi name alone is enough to guarantee “maximum sentence and maximum mistreatment.”
The Truth Is Out - Elm Guest House Child Sexual Abuse – One Big Cover Up by Giovanni Di Stefano
Since our article that we (OPC) published on 25 October 2012 - The Paedophile Ring That Encircles British Politics By S.C. (Name Protected) And Giovanni Di Stefano - We are pleased, and relieved to see, at last, that our revelations are being taken seriously.
Exclusive....Exposed!!! The Paedophile Ring Protected By The British Government And Security Services By Giovanni Di Stefano, D.I. And S.C. (Names Protected)
On 15 October 1997, The Guardian Newspaper published an article with the headlines Public Figures Named In Paedophile Ring written by the renowned and respected journalist Nick Davies. We reprint the article in full:
Diary on The Inside 15 - 28 July 2015 Part Fifty Seven By Giovanni Di Stefano
Wednesday 15 July 2015 - 12.56pm – I’m in a bit of a shock to say the least. I have just heard that my daughters’ sons’ father was killed. I’m without words.
Real Estate Attorney Luigi Rosabianca Disbarred
Luigi Rosabianca, a real estate attorney who once bragged that his clients sometimes “come in with suitcases,” was disbarred from practicing law on Tuesday after a court found he violated the terms of his suspension.
Diary on The Inside 1 – 14 July 2015 Part Fifty Six By Giovanni Di Stefano
Wednesday 1 July 2015 - 07.13am – Well, I made it to 60. I only have ten more years to live, then according to The Bible I will have reached the ‘Three Score Years and Ten’ and technically, theoretically, theologically, should pass from this world to the next!!
Uncovered film shows Queen Elizabeth II rehearsing Nazi salute as a child (VIDEO)
A secret home movie that lay hidden for as long as eight decades, has just been released. It shows Queen Elizabeth II performing a Nazi salute as a child with her mother, sister and uncle at Balmoral Castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.
The Royals And The Nazi Connection By Giovanni Di Stefano, Caroline Bayford & G Froste
It was an ordinary soldier that introduced Prince George’s son Prince Michael of Kent into Free Masonry.
Islamic State group blows up three ancient tower tombs in Palmyra
The Islamic State (IS) group has blown up three tower tombs in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra that were built between the years 44 and 103 AD, the country’s antiquities chief Maamoun Abdulkarim said on Friday.
Iranian official hints at prisoner swap for US reporter
The speaker of Iran's parliament hinted in a US radio interview at the possibility of a prisoner swap to free detained Iranian-American journalist Jason Rezaian.
China puts on huge show of force for WWII anniversary
President Xi Jinping announced on Thursday he would cut troop levels by 300,000 as China held its biggest display of military might in a parade to commemorate victory over Japan in World War Two, an event shunned by most Western leaders.
New sanctions: US targets scores of Russian, Chinese, Syrian firms over Iran
The US is set to impose sanctions on a number of Russian, Chinese, Syrian, Turkish, Sudanese and Iranian companies, thought to be involved in activities which, according to Washington, go against its Nonproliferation Act in regards to Iran and Syria.
Mexico asks Austria lab to test missing students' clothes
Mexican authorities delivered on Tuesday clothing and objects linked to last year's disappearance and presumed massacre of 43 students to an Austrian laboratory in a new bid to identify the victims.
EU refugee crisis ‘absolutely expected’ – Putin
Russia has frequently warned of major problems which Europe would face as a result of Western policies in the Middle East and North Africa and jihadist groups terrorizing people, so the current refugee crisis in the EU doesn’t come as a surprise, said the President of Russia.
Hungary PM: ‘We're very afraid EU leaders can’t control the refugee situation’
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said that by mid-September, Budapest should have a package of regulations in place to tackle the growing number of migrants.
Drowned migrant child’s photo sparks global outcry
An image of a drowned toddler washed up on a Turkish beach was shared widely on social media and made the cover of many European newspapers on Thursday, drawing further attention to the grim reality faced by hundreds of thousands of migrants.
German boxer Charr shot in a kebab shop attack
German heavyweight boxer Manuel Charr was on Wednesday recovering in hospital after being shot in a late-night attack at a kebab snack-bar in Essen.
Fresh migrant demo at flashpoint Hungary train station
Around 100-150 migrants staged a demonstration outside Budapest's main international train station Wednesday as police blocked some 2,000 people from boarding trains to Austria and Germany, an AFP reporter said.
Tsipras and Varoufakis: a messy split for Greece's double act
Alexis Tsipras and Yanis Varoufakis shared a vision once, but the double act of the Greek debt drama's most colourful characters now appears well and truly over.
‘We know everything about ISIS online’: Hackers claim foiling terror attacks in Tunisia & New York
Ghost Security, a network of hacktivists formed earlier this year, claims that it thwarted two major terrorist attacks in the past month, as well impeding Islamic State’s online recruitment drive.
Heart-warming reunion: Stolen guide dog returned to blind girl owner after massive online campaign
Thousands of reposts by angry and outraged Muscovites: that’s how the internet reacted to the news of a stolen guide dog owned by a young blind girl.
American Grandma, an ISIS Supporter Living and Inciting Violence in Germany
A 50-year-old grandmother from Indianapolis who was profiled by Fox News in 2010 is back in the news in Germany, where she now lives, for the open support she and her jihadist husband are showing for the Islamic State.
Migrant flow to Europe is result of US, EU military ops in Middle East – Czech president
The flow of immigrants to Europe stems from the Western states’ military interventions in Iraq, Libya and Syria, which have contributed to the emergence of terrorist groups in the Middle East, Czech President Milosh Zeman told local media.
Congratulations to Mr and Mrs Quinn on their wedding - 25 July 2015
Congratulations to Emma Tovey on her marriage to Lee Quinn yesterday at Rookery Manor, Brent Knoll.
Rescue saves rare Philippine turtles from 'brink of extinction'
Thousands of rare forest turtles have been rescued from horrifying conditions of captivity in the Philippines, saving the critically endangered animals from possible extinction, wildlife experts said Wednesday.
Thatcher govt didn’t oppose Saddam’s chemical weapons program, declassified papers show
As Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein was building up its chemical weapons arsenal with the help of a British firm, Margaret Thatcher’s government decided not to oppose it, fearing that otherwise it would be subjected to criticism.
The complete Waterloo guide, from Abba to Wellington boots (Part 1)
Opinion polls suggest most Britons have never heard of the Battle of Waterloo, fought in the muddy fields of Belgium exactly 200 years ago, while the French would rather forget about it. Here’s all you need to know about Napoleon’s swansong.
Pakistan cricket fixing trio start long road to redemption
Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt and pace bowler Mohammad Asif can return to cricket this week following five-year spot-fixing bans, but age and public hostility mean the pair face a hard road to redemption.
Van Gaal rules out transfer remedy for Manchester United
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said that he would not jump into the transfer market to solve his side's goal-scoring problems following their 2-1 defeat at Swansea City.
Chung launches FIFA presidency bid, attacks Blatter
South Korean billionaire Chung Mong-Joon on Monday launched his formal campaign for the FIFA presidency with an outspoken attack on outgoing leader Sepp Blatter and a vow to fix the scandal-tainted world football body in four years.
Ramos signs new five-year Real Madrid deal
Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos has ended speculation surrounding his future by signing a new five-year deal with the Spanish giants, the club confirmed on Monday.
PSG thump Ligue 1 newcomers Gazelec 2-0
Reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain eased to a 2-0 win against Corsican minnows Gazelec Ajaccio to maintain their perfect start to the Ligue 1 season on Sunday after Marseille slumped to another defeat.
Five questions ahead of new Premier League season
The Premier League gets underway on Saturday with champions Chelsea looking to retain the title. On the eve of the much-anticipated new season, AFP Sport looks at five key questions:
Looking For A Hair And Beauty Salon in The Torrevieja Area Of The Costa Blanca Then Look No Further - Chloes Salon
Chloe’s welcoming salon is the growing craze and trend on the Costa Blanca. They offer hair, beauty and nail services, and also your first cut or manicure completely free of charge, to try them out.
Women with Alzheimer's may face faster decline than men
Women with Alzheimer's may face a swifter mental decline than men with the same condition, but researchers are not sure why, according to a study released this week at US a medical conference.
Number of British women becoming nuns hits 25-year high
The number of women becoming nuns in Britain reached a 25-year high last year, according to figures released by the Catholic Church on Thursday.
Think pink: Number of women with breast cancer may double in next 15 years ‒ study
By 2030, the number of women expected to develop breast cancer will increase by about 50 percent, according to a new study. Currently, one in eight women will develop the disease at some point in her lifetime.
Angelina Jolie has ovaries removed after cancer scare
Angelina Jolie has revealed she has had her ovaries and fallopian tubes removed after doctors detected possible signs of cancer.
Hormone drugs boost ovarian cancer risk by 40%
Menopausal women who take hormone replacement therapy (HRT) boost the risk of ovarian cancer by 40 percent, even if they take the treatment only for a few years, a study said Friday.
Murder of Hogan’s Hero – Bob Crane
As a concept for a TV sitcom, it was outrageous. But someone actually proposed setting a sitcom in a Nazi POW camp.
The mystery surrounding the Marilyn Sheppard murder
Marilyn Sheppard was the wife of Dr. Sam Sheppard, an osteopath who practiced in Cleveland, Ohio in the 1950's.
THE MURDER OF POISONER GRAHAM YOUNG
The confidential security files kept by the Security Services on this well know murderer have been now examined. He was known as "The Teacup Poisoner".
Neville Heath – the Masochist Killer
In 1946 post war London, Neville Heath was not all he claimed to be: a handsome ex-Royal Air Force officer, the embodiment of the gallantry that had led England to victory, a war hero.
The Kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart
The kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart occurred on 5 June 2002, when a 14-year-old American girl, Elizabeth Smart, was abducted from her Salt Lake City, Utah, bedroom.
Gary Ridgway – The Green River Killer
“I hate most prostitutes. I did not want to pay them for sex. I also picked prostitutes as victims because they were easy to pick up without being noticed. I knew they would not be reported missing right away, and might never be reported missing.” These were the words of one of the worst slayers in American history, who was said to have killed more women than any other serial killer — Gary Ridgway.
Easter Island's Carnival magic seduces locals, tourists
Far from home on Chile's Easter Island for Carnival festivities, one middle-aged American woman throws caution to the wind. Stripped down to a thong, she lets a local reveler paint her chest.
Love in the time of tourists: courtship changes in remote Vietnam
Dating is never easy but finding the perfect partner when you live in a tiny, remote village in the Vietnamese mountains is almost impossible. The solution? A love market.
TOURISM IN SPAIN: MADRID AND BARCELONA
Overview of Spain
Spain is made up of 17 autonomous regions and covers an area of some 505,000 km2, with a population of over 47 million
“Chania is, in my opinion, one of the most beautiful cities on the island of Crete, because of its natural, privileged, well-protected beauty.
'Stunning' tsunami record discovered in Indonesia cave
Scientists said Friday they have discovered a cave on the Indonesian island of Sumatra that provides a "stunning" record of Indian Ocean tsunamis over thousands of years.
Japan agency offers travel for your teddy bear
Unable to get to that must-see tourist site but can't bear for your teddy to miss out? Then Japan has just the thing for you -- a travel agency that takes stuffed toys on package tours and even provides the holiday snaps to prove it.
The Ronnie Biggs Quiz Book: 200 Questions on the Great Train Robber
Ronnie Biggs is widely known for his part in the Great Train Robbery of 1963, his subsequent escape from prison, and notoriety as he lived as a fugitive around the globe with his family. Biggs’ story has been well documented over the years but how much do you really know about the man behind the headlines? The Ronnie Biggs Quiz Book is your chance to gen up on all the facts.
‘From Here to Obscurity in 240 Days’
The Art Baxter story - Britain’s First King of Rock ‘n’ Roll
A biography by Eric Gomm & Julian King
This remarkable biography about Art Baxter, who was born Arthur Charles Gomm in Canterbury, Kent, in 1926, finally puts the record straight about who was Britain’s first ‘King’ of rock ‘n’ roll.
THE DIARY ON ‘THE INSIDE’ 27 MARCH – 12 OCTOBER 2013 - PART 1 - 17 - GIOVANNI DI STEFANO
WEDNESDAY 27th MARCH 2013
This morning goes quickly; I spend all my time with my son Mike. He has turned out be a real rock. At 2pm the words from the Court Clerk Sofie shout. “We have a verdict.” So it’s back in court.
THE TRUTH ABOUT YOU BY SUSAN LEWIS
For readers of Jodi Picoult, Heather Gudenkauf, and Elizabeth Flock comes a novel of secrets and suspense that challenges the ties that bind—while reigniting the hope of enduring love.
Civilised Blood - Tom Phelps (Author), John Gallagher (Contributor)
Civilised Blood is a story of violence and bloodshed set against a background of ordinary people rebelling in opposition to unelected Eurocrats and the increasing poverty and injustice that is spreading across the continent
NEW RELEASE TOP STORIES 2013 VOLUME 3 BY GIOVANNI DI STEFANO
Part three of this year’s ‘Top Stories’ revolving around a compilation of intriguing stories surrounding untold history, conspiracies and treacherous, undisclosed official secrets that have been kept from the public eye… until now.
For sale - Apartment, Los Locos Beach, Torrevieja, Alicante, Spain - 60,000 euros
Great sized two bed one bath apartment in the centre of Calas Blancas overlooking the park.
For sale - Bungalow - La siesta, near Torrevieja, Alicante, Spain – 52,000 euros
Much sought after end of terrace bungalow in La Siesta close to all amenities, regular bus route, beaches and golf courses
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