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Prince Charles charity link to Russian offshore network

Image copyright rubenvardanyan.info Image caption Ruben Vardanyan, left, meeting Prince Charles at a reception given at Dumfries House An investment bank led by an oligarch who collaborated with Prince Charles on charity work managed a network of offshore companies moving billions out of Russia. An international investigation has exposed how the network received money from […]

UK

Westminster child sexual abuse inquiry to consider if parties ‘turned a blind eye’

Image copyright PA A major inquiry into allegations of child sexual abuse linked to Westminster will consider whether political parties “turned a blind eye”. The latest phase of the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse is reviewing how institutions responded to claims made against prominent people. Brian Altman, lead counsel to the inquiry, said it […]

UK

Allerton Bywater man killed wife and children

Image copyright West Yorkshire Police Image caption Geraldine Newman and her children Shannon and Shane were found dead in their home A father who wrongly believed his wife was having an affair killed her and their two children before jumping from a cliff, an inquest heard. Paul Newman, 42, hit Geraldine Newman, 51, over the […]

Health

Shropshire baby deaths: Panel pulled over family concerns

Image copyright Richard Stanton Image caption Rhiannon Davies pictured with her daughter Kate, who was born at Ludlow Community Hospital A scrutiny panel has been pulled from an inquiry into baby deaths after families raised concerns. Parents objected to the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) being part of the panel for the inquiry […]