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October 21, 2013

HASSAN:HOLY WAR MUSLIMS APPEAR IN COURT

WHITECHAPEL, WALTHAMSTOW, EAST LONDON Two British Muslims linked to Woolwich murder suspect Michael Adebolajo appeared in court today (mon) over claims they called for a holy war against the West. Ibrahim Abdullah-Hassan, 28, and Shah Jalal Hussain, 31, published online a series of hate-fill rants and lectures calling for a Muslim uprising, it is claimed. Abdullah-Hassan, also known as Abu Nusaybah, was arrested moments after filming an interview with BBC Newsnight claiming to be a friend of Adebolajo. On the show, broadcast shortly after the killing of Drummer Lee Rigby in Woolwich on May 22, he claimed Adebolajo had been offered a job by MI5.

 
October 21, 2013
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LAPSHYN:UKRAINIAN MOSQUE BOMBER ADMITS MURDERING MUSLIM GRANDFATHER

BIRMINGHAM, WALSALL, WEST MIDLANDS A Ukrainian student today (mon) admitted murdering a Muslim grandfather during a three-month terror campaign against mosques. Pavlo Lapshyn, 25, stabbed to death Mohammed Saleem, 75, just yards from his home in Birmingham as he walked home from daily prayers. The pensioner was stabbed three times and stamped on as he returned from worship at his local mosque in Small Heath, Birmingham, on April 29. Lapshyn, a postgraduate student, today pleaded guilty to the murder, as well as causing an explosive, and planting two more bombs during a campaign of terrorism during the summer.

 



 
October 21, 2013

LINDRIDGE:VET ACCUSED OF FAILING TO PUT DOWN PETS QUITS PROFESSION

DURHAM A vet accused of failing to put down seriously ill pets after telling their distraught owners she would do so had her name removed from the register after she quit the profession. Silke Lindridge agreed to euthanase a Yorkshire Terrier called Tuppence but had still not done so five months later, it was said. She then mistakenly injected a cat with a vaccine that was over two years past its expiry date, the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons heard. The German-born vet also failed to provide clinical information to a veterinary hospital after it took over care for an ailing Labrador Cross, it was claimed.

 
October 21, 2013
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SIFUMBA:PRIORY NURSE BATTED FAG FROM PATIENT'S MOUTH WITH BROOM

NEWBURY, BERKS A Priory nurse knocked the lit end of the cigarette from a patient's mouth with a broom, a hearing was told today (Mon). Nkosazana Sifumba batted the fag from the shocked smoker's lips at the Thornford Park Hospital, part of the Priory Group, in Newbury, Berks, it was said. Two days later, when she shouted 'put it out or I will put it out for you' the patient snatched the broom and snapped the handle in half. She then waved the brush end perilously close to the patient's face leaving him distressed, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard.

 
October 21, 2013
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FARR:TRIO IN COURT ACCUSED OF PLOT TO MANIPULATE LIBOR RATES

SOUTHEND ON SEA, BENFLEET, ESSEX; CATERHAM, SURREY A former UBS trader and two ex-brokers accused of being involved in a plot to manipulate Libor rates are appearing in court today (mon). Terry Farr, 42, and James Gilmour, 48, both former employees of UK interbroker dealer RP Martin have been charged with conspiracy to defraud alongside ex-Citi and UBS banker, Tom Hayes, 34. The trio allegedly worked with others at RBS, JP Morgan, Deutsche Bank, Rabo Bank, RP Martin, HSBC and Tullet Prebon to dishonestly influence the Yen London interbank offered rate between 2006 and 2010. Farr and Gilmour were charged following an international probe into the Libor interest rate rigging scandal, which sent shock waves around the City.

 
October 21, 2013

CAIRNS: DOCTOR ASSAULTED HIS SON IN FAMILY DISPUTE

CAMBRIDGE A doctor who assaulted his son after calling him a 'tw*t' during a family dispute is facing a possible ban from the profession. Dr Neil Cairns shoved son Nick during a row over the divorce of wife Geraldine in the kitchen of their Cambridge home. Nick Cairns suffered minor bruising to his right hip and left shoulder after landing on a plastic recycling box, a tribunal was told. Mr Cairns asked his dad: 'Why the f*** did you do that?'

 
October 21, 2013

PEACOCK: NURSING HOME MANAGER TRIED TO 'RESURRECT' DYING PENSIONER

LANCASTER A nursing home manager claimed to be able to 'resurrect' a dying pensioner and later pushed a set of dentures into the lifeless woman's mouth, a hearing was told today (Mon). Senior nurse Christina Peacock also ignored an elderly resident's cries of pain when she clumsily fitted a catheter to his penis, the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. Peacock is said to have forced another resident to give a blood sample, dismissing his protests and having him restrained. The catalogue of incidents occurred while Peacock was running the Moorside Hall home in Lancaster during July of 2011, it is alleged.

 
October 21, 2013
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POWE: DEAF MAN DENIES MURDER OF DEAF ACTOR

A deaf man accused of killing a deaf actor after they both attended an event for the hard of hearing denied murder today (mon). Matthew Powe, 30, allegedly attacked father-of-one Vitalis Katakinas outside White Swan pub in Highbury, north London, on June 29. Mr Katakinas, from Lithuania, suffered a serious head injury that night and died in hospital a week later, the Old Bailey was told. Powe appeared in the dock and signalled his plea of not guilty using two sign language interpreters.

 
October 21, 2013

TWO LONDON MEN FOUND WITH BOMB MAKING FILES ON THEIR PHONES

WHITECHAPEL, LONDON Two men arrested in a dramatic counter-terrorism operation last weekend were found with 'Bomb Making' files on their mobile phones, a court heard today (mon). The pair, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were snared on October 13 after police marksmen used special ammunition to stop a car in east London. It is claimed they both had details on how to make explosives and detonators saved on SD cards hidden in their phones One of the defendants, referred to as AB, has been charged with engaging in acts with the intention of committing or assisting in acts of terrorism and collecting or recording information likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism.

 
October 21, 2013
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SCOTT: MIDWIFE SACKED AFTER LEAVING CRYING BABY COVERED IN MILK BECAUSE IT THREW UP ON HER

GATESHEAD, TYNE AND WEAR A midwife who left a distressed baby covered in milk and said 'that's for throwing up on me' has been sacked, a hearing was told today (Mon). Joanne Scott was working a night shift at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, in 2008 when the tot became unsettled. She went to calm it down but then took a photograph of the infant saying she would send it to her husband and her daughter because they would find it 'funny', the Nursing and Midwifery Council heard. Scott also 'caused milk to go onto the baby's face' but was cleared of an allegation that she handled the baby roughly.

 
October 21, 2013

FOREIGN DOCTORS DISCRIMINATED AGAINST IN EXAMS

CENTRAL LONDON Fewer foreign doctors pass the exams which enable them to practices because the tests favour white candidates, the High Court has heard. An association of Indian doctors have won a significant victory after a judge ruled it was ‘arguable’ that medical exams were stacked against them. The ‘Clinical Skills Assessment’, exam that future GPs must pass before being permitted to practise is at the centre of the racism dispute. The British Association of Physicians of Indian Origin (BAPIO), successfully widened the scope of their ongoing battle with the medical establishment.


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