Articles By Tom Porter

From Society Dec 08, 2013

'Muslim Patrol' Vigilantes Jailed For Attacking London Drinkers and Women [VIDEO]

The gang sought to impose sharia law on East End streets.

From Society Dec 08, 2013

Nelson Mandela Tributes Expose Hypocrisy of Developed World

Some figures who led tributes to late South African leader once branded him a terrorist.

From Commodities Dec 07, 2013

Rare Metals Shortage Could Halt Advances in Technology, Say Scientists

There is no substitute for metals used in devices such as smartphones and tablet computers, scientists say.

From Travel Dec 07, 2013

Air Traffic Control Glitch Grounds Flights Across UK and Ireland

A technical problem with air traffic control systems has caused flight cancellations and delays across UK and Ireland.

From Society Dec 02, 2013

Riots on Three Continents: Blood on the Streets of Bangkok, Kiev and Cairo [PHOTOS]

The most dramatic images from Thailand, the Ukraine and Egypt.

From Society Dec 02, 2013

Foiled Bomb Plot Suggests IRA Middle East Terror Links

Experts claim seized infrared bombs show Taliban links, but truth may be more complicated.

From Sports Dec 02, 2013

Liverpool Captain Steven Gerrard Attacked on Street

England and Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard was violently threatened and assaulted near his home in an affluent suburb of Liverpool.

From Society Dec 01, 2013

HS2: No Public Support for UK's £50bn Rail Mega-Project

Two-thirds want plans for route linking West Midlands and north with London scrapped or reconsidered.

From Society Dec 01, 2013

Bob Dylan Sued For Racism by Angry Croats

Singer-songwriter faces suit for comments made about Croatians in Rolling Stone interview.

From Politics & Policy Dec 01, 2013

Margaret Thatcher Estate Avoids Millions in Inheritance Tax

Margaret Thatcher's £12 million mansion owned by trust based in offshore tax haven.