Thursday, 21 January 2021

Tag Archives: British police

Trump condemns leaks after UK police stop sharing attack information

LONDON: President Donald Trump said on Thursday that “deeply troubling” leaks to U.S. media about the Manchester suicide bombing would be investigated, after irate British police stopped sharing information with U.S. agencies. British Prime Minister Theresa May raised British concerns with Trump at a NATO summit in Brussels, telling him ...

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Swedish prosecutors drop rape probe against Julian Assange

STOCKHOLM: Swedish prosecutors Friday dropped a seven-year rape investigation into Julian Assange, a legal victory for the WikiLeaks founder who has been holed up in the Ecuadoran embassy in London since 2012. But British police said they would still arrest Assange if he tried to leave the embassy, saying he ...

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Pak origin British man arrested over harassing air hostess

BIRMINGHAM: British police arrested a British man of Pakistani origin over harassing and misbehaving with an air hostess during a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight. According to the airline sources, a group of five men of Pakistani origin were travelling together on flight PK-791 from Islamabad to Birmingham. During the ...

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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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British police arrests another suspect as corruption probe

LONDON: British police announced on Thursday that they had arrested a third suspect in connection with their investigation into international cricket spot-fixing. A statement issued by the National Crime Agency said officers had arrested a British man in his thirties this morning in the Sheffield area (in northern England) as as ...

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Five top-flight clubs caught up in UK soccer abuse scandal – police

LONDON: Five English Premier League and three Championship (second tier) soccer clubs are being investigated in relation to allegations of widespread historical child sex abuse in the sport dating back to the 1970s, British police said on Monday. The Metropolitan Police Service, who confirmed last month that it had launched ...

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Pakistani subjected to acid attack in London

LONDON: A British-Pakistani man was attacked by a gang of white supremacists, who subjected him to an acid attack, on Thursday. According to details, fourteen white supremacists subjected a Pakistani pizza shop owner named Imran to an acid attack in East London’s Barking area. The gang of fourteen men threw ...

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