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The Troublemaker - Millionaire Tory landlord in sick video of Grenfell effigy


One of the six men arrested over a vile bonfire night effigy of Grenfell Tower is a property millionaire who owns an £8 million block of flats in Clapham, south London

The Troublemaker—Two thirds of richest firms won’t pay the living wage


Nearly two thirds of top firms fail to pay the “real living wage” while their bosses earn millions a year.

The Troublemaker—US mercenaries worked as a ‘murder squad’ in Yemen


A US company Spear Operations Group organised a private assassination squad to work in Yemen.

Troublemaker - Taser cops could be charged over Dalian Atkinson’s death


Two cops involved in the Tasering of ex-Aston Villa footballer Dalian Atkinson, who later died, could face charges.

The Troublemaker—Fishing ‘codfathers’ make an offer that can’t be refused


Five of Britain’s wealthiest families control more than a quarter of the country’s fishing quotas.

David Cameron gave spooks a licence to kill and torture


MI5’s agents and informants have been secretly and officially authorised to carry out crimes without scrutiny

The Troublemaker—Royal relative is slammed for making cash from sick sales


The Duchess of Cambridge’s mum Carole has been blasted for ­flogging a Halloween ­costume of a princess ­splattered in blood

The Troublemaker - Tories in a U-turn over conference hologram


It would have at least woken up those who were nodding off at the back. But Jeremy Wright, the culture secretary, has axed plans to give his speech to the Tory conference as a hologram.

The Troublemaker —One in ten in poverty and yet more Tory cuts coming soon


More than one in ten people in Britain live in “persistent poverty”.

The Troublemaker - Second passports for the rich are the must-have buy


Dominica is good, Portugal is better, but Malta is best.

The Troublemaker - 60 percent of cops keep jobs in sexual harassment cases


Some 96 cops were punished for sexual harassment in the last three years—but most kept their jobs.

The Troublemaker - as some loan sharks go bust, beware the ones that remain


BrightHouse, a rent-to-buy loan shark shop, is selling second hand household goods returned by customers—and charging up to 99.9 percent interest.

The Troublemaker - Councils hit homeless people with up to £1,500 in charges


Homeless people face being charged up to £1,500 a year by councils to store their possessions.

The Troublemaker - Jim Ratcliffe leaves a sinking ship to avoid paying more taxes


Britain’s richest man and Troublemaker regular Sir Jim Ratcliffe is off to live in Monaco after spending two years here.

The Troublemaker—The contemptible life of Luke Nash-Jones, a pathetic racist


Alt-right online “personality” Luke Nash-Jones appeared to be one of those who “ambushed” the socialist bookshop Bookmarks on Saturday (see page 3).

The Troublemaker—Tories are stockpiling fear and confusion in their Brexit crisis


Brexit fever is gripping the corridors of Westminster—the latest symptom is potential shortages

The Troublemaker - Anti-corruption police force investigated for corruption


Scotland Yard is embroiled in the largest police corruption inquiry for 40 years.

The Troublemaker - Glasgow shop walkout after workers find hidden cameras


Workers at the Harvest Stores health food shop in Glasgow have walked out after finding hidden cameras in an area where they get changed.

The Troublemaker - richest give just £240 a year to charity - while their wealth rises


The richest people in Britain give the least amount of money to charities, new research has shown.

The Troublemaker - Hillsborough trials set to go ahead


David Duckenfield will face trial for the manslaughter by gross negligence of 95 Liverpool fans who died due to the Hillsborough disaster.

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