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The London Economic

Six Nations Team of the Tournament

Sport News 24/7 By David de Winter - Sports Editor @davidjdewinter  @TLE_Sport On Saturday morning, when I was formulating the idea for this article in my head, I had everything planned out.  I was going to bemoan the fact that in this day and age of professional rugby, defences almost ...

Shanti Town

South Africa’s Gotham City

By Joe Thorpe South Africa is renowned for its high crime rates. Tell a friend you are heading out to the ‘Rainbow Nation’ and they’ll tell you to keep a hand on your bag at all times. Much of the media hype surrounding the violent crimes is inflated and over-stated, ...

Police Scotland in Hot Water over Stop and Search policy

By David Thomson Controversial ‘Stop and Search’ policing powers have been reigned in by Theressa May after figures showed that only one in ten searches end with an arrest. May warned that she would change the law if forces do not halt 'excessive and inappropriate' use of powers while delivering this year's ...

Rugby

Wales v Ireland – Best of enemies

Sport News 24/7 By Ellie Caddick  @caddicksport  @TLE_Sport This time last week most of us were sure that Ireland v England was going to be the game of the championship.  The clash would see the two favourites for the championship go head-to-head and whoever could emerge victorious would be on ...

Run All Night – Film Review

 By Stephen Mayne @finalreel  finalreel.co.uk Come on people, by now it must be clear that threatening Liam Neeson’s fictional family cannot end well. For Neeson - part-time actor, full-time avenger - does not take kindly to guns pointed in the general direction of his children. Or knives, blunt instruments, mean ...

Catch Me Daddy – Film Review

By Sam Inglis  @24fpsUK  24fps.org.uk Catch Me Daddy begins slowly, drawing a portrait of separate lives, all of which seem to be lived on the margins of society. As the first half hour runs on we see that we're following two sides of a story; a criminal gang and the ...

Why Would Iran be Involved in Bombs in Argentina?

By Max Bluer The Nisman case has re-opened the book on the 1994 AMIA bombings. Iran is the chief suspect, but few are asking why the Islamic Republic would blow up a building thousands of miles away. Check your calendars, just to make sure that it really is the year ...

Hyena – Film Review

By Matt Keay @MattAdamKeay In the opening minutes of Gerard Johnson’s sophomore effort, Hyena, the audience is presented with a bravura neon-lit nighttime raid, set against foreboding music, a sense of dread permeating the screen. The men they see appear to be policeman, but they are so far removed from ...

Basketball

NBA – Russell Westbrook & Oklahoma City Thunder

Sport News 24/7 By Sean Simara  @Sean_FootyMad  @TLE_Sport A return to the Western Conference this week.  Let’s look at the stars of the NBA and who could be leading their team to the play-offs and the big prize of a NBA Championship. At the start of the year many would ...

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