Wednesday, 21 August 2019

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Thousands demonstrate in London against leaving the EU

Demonstrators hold banners during a Unite for Europe march in central London, Britain LONDON: Thousands of people marched through London on Saturday to protest against Britain leaving the European Union, just four days before Prime Minister Theresa May launches the start of the formal divorce process from the bloc it ...

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How Adrian Elms became Khalid Masood

LONDON: Detectives investigating Wednesday’s terror attack in Westminster have begun to unravel the many lives of its perpetrator, named yesterday as Khalid Masood. The 52-year-old father of three, who drove a vehicle into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge before stabbing a policeman to death, “was once a Kent schoolboy” who may ...

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London attack: Prince Charles visits Travis Frain in hospital

The Prince of Wales has visited a student who was injured in the Westminster attack. Travis Frain was “hit head-on” by a car on Westminster Bridge as the attack began on Wednesday, suffering multiple fractures to his hand and leg. Prince Charles paid a visit to the 19-year-old from Lancashire, ...

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Kate reaches out to victims affected by London terror attack

LONDON: The Duchess of Cambridge has paid tribute to those affected in the terror attack in London yesterday. Speaking at an event in London, Kate said her ‘thoughts and prayers’ were with all those ‘sadly affected by yesterday’s terrible attack in Westminster’. Kate expressed her sympathy with the three people ...

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British police arrest two more over parliament attack

LONDON: The British police said they had made two further significant arrests in the investigation into the attack on London’s parliament and gave the birth name of the man behind the assault as Adrian Russell Ajao. Britain’s top anti-terrorism officer, Mark Rowley, said police had nine people in custody after ...

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Sadiq Khan had the best response to Donald Trump Jr

LONDON: Last year, London mayor Sadiq Khan was on a trip to the US when there was an explosion in New York. It was confirmed to be non-terror related, but Khan was quoted saying that terror attacks were “part and parcel of living in a big city”. In other words, ...

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IS claims responsibility for London attack; Theresa May defiant

A woman lies injured after a shotting incident on Westminster Bridge in London LONDON: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility Thursday for an attack by a man who plowed an SUV into pedestrians on one of London’s famous bridges and then stabbed a police officer to death at Britain’s Parliament. ...

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London police identify suspected attacker as UK native with criminal record

LONDON: The man police believe is responsible for Wednesday’s terrorist attack at London’s Westminster Bridge has been identified as U.K. native Khalid Masood. Police said Masood, 52, was known to authorities and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including grievous bodily harm, possession of offensive weapons and public ...

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