Tuesday, 26 May 2020

News

British Muslim woman dragged on sidewalk in London

LONDON: A British Muslim woman has been dragged by her hijab along the sidewalk in what is said to be a “sickening” hate crime. The 27-year-old woman was grabbed from behind and knocked down by two white males in a busy high street, police said. The woman just finished a ...

Read More »

Britain’s May urges ‘smooth and orderly’ Brexit

BRUSSELS: British Prime Minister Theresa May urged her EU counterparts to make Brexit “as smooth and orderly… as possible” as they prepared to discuss the process at a dinner without her. “We want that to be as smooth and orderly a process as possible. It is not just in our ...

Read More »

Faryal says Amir’s family called her ‘Michael Jackson’

LONDON: Faryal Makhdoom on Thursday alleged that her husband boxer Amir Khan’s family made plastic surgery jokes aimed at her and once even likened her to Michael Jackson. Faryal in a TV interview to ‘This Morning’ revealed this information, adding more to the already heated-up family feud.  Her comments came ...

Read More »

She is a very evil woman: Amir Khan’s father slams son’s wife

LONDON: Brushing aside Amir Khan’s warning at his family and wife might lose a son and a husband if they don’t stop discussing the family feud in media , wife and father of the British boxer on Thursday exchanged allegations in TV interviews on Thursday. According to a report, Amir’s father ...

Read More »

Woman found dead at house with 7-year-old son

LONDON: The bodies of a 37-year-old woman and her seven-year-old son have been found at an address in west London, days after she posted ambiguous messages on social media about her emotional state. Registered nurse Sinead Higgins, who had retrained as a lawyer specialising in medical negligence, was found dead ...

Read More »

Brave New World: UK Is First To Legalize Three-Parent Babies

LONDON: Babies made from two women and one man have been approved by the UK’s fertility regulator. The historic and controversial move is to prevent children being born with deadly genetic diseases. Doctors in Newcastle – who developed the advanced form of IVF – are expected to be the first ...

Read More »

Two men jailed over fatal Bradford shooting

BRADFORD: A man on life licence from prison who murdered a Bradford father-to-be because he felt he had “grassed” him up after a crime they had both committed nearly a decade earlier will serve at least 30 years in jail. Amjad Khan, 31, of New Cross Street, West Bowling, was ...

Read More »

Faryal Khan on family abuse: ‘I was bullied but no longer’

LONDON: Boxer Amir Khan’s wife has told of her nightmare living with his family, saying: “I was bullied but no longer.” Faryal Makhdoom, 25, claims she was slapped, had a remote control hurled at her and was cropped out of family photos. The catwalk model also alleges her “controlling” in-laws ...

Read More »

‘Wrong baby’ security fears at Royal London Hospital

LONDON: A maternity unit has been ordered to improve security due to fears parents could “leave with the wrong baby”. The Royal London Hospital has been told by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) that “lax” checking of name bands left babies and families at risk. A total of 4,645 babies ...

Read More »