Jacob Rees-Mogg Accused Of “Racist Language” In Parliament After Using An Anti-Asian Term

3 min read51 min Jacob Rees-Mogg has issued an apology after complaints from MPs that he had used racist language, but claimed he “didn’t know” he had used an offensive term. The House of Commons leader used the term “yellow peril”, which has historically been considered to be an anti-Asian slur, to describe the Liberal Democrats during a Commons debate. […]

Former Wales manager Mike Smith dies aged 83

Wales’ first-ever full-time football manager Mike Smith has died at the age of 83. Smith enjoyed a stellar reputation among football supporters in this corner of the world during his two stints in charge of the national team. “The Football Association of Wales is saddened to learn that former Cymru manager Mike Smith has passed away, aged 83,” an FAW […]

Russia eliminating US dollar transactions in its foreign military deals – state arms exporter — RT Business News

The US dollar’s share in Russia’s military contracts with other countries is approaching zero, according to the country’s main defense contractor Rosoboronexport. “Most of Rosoboronexport’s contracts are currently concluded in rubles or in the national currencies of partner countries. The share of dollars in our contracts is steadily approaching zero,” the company’s CEO Alexander Mikheyev told reporters at MAKS 2021 […]

The really strong Lions XV not starting that’s just as good as the team Warren Gatland has actually chosen

Warren Gatland has revealed his Lions Test hand and it’s fair to say the selection took many by surprise. Elliot Daly, Ali Price and Jack Conan? Anyone wanting to take a punt three months ago on those three in the starting XV might have been offered roughly the same odds on Garndiffaith RFC winning the Heineken Champions Cup. But, credit […]

RT’s Keiser Report asks whether US firms pandering to China signals end to American economic dominance  — RT Business News

Despite trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, major American corporations and Hollywood continue to shift to the growing Chinese market. Max Keiser talks with Gerald Celente of TrendsResearch.com about what this trend means, and whether it’s another sign of China overtaking the United States as the world’s economic superpower. For more stories on economy & finance visit RT’s business section

We need a climate impact assessment on all policy proposals going through cabinet

3 min read4 hr Such checks would help the UK to meet environmental targets and avoid unintended negative impacts that could undermine our climate ambitions. In my maiden speech, I highlighted the importance of restoring and maintaining our natural environment. Now, 13 years later, I am pleased to see that responding to the climate emergency is being taken very seriously […]

Snubbed Lions players allowed night on the beers in act of solidarity after receiving the news they all dreaded

Warren Gatland’s bitterly disappointed Lions players got together over a few beers to drown their sorrows after missing out on Test selection. Those who came up short when Gatland announced his matchday 23 to the players spent Tuesday evening together as they came to terms with one of the biggest disappointments of some of their careers. But the group set […]