Sunday, 17 December 2017

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Welsh teenager found guilty of five terror offences

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BIRMINGHAM: A teenager accused of preparing to carry out an Isis-inspired terror attack in Cardiff has been found guilty of five terror offences. The 17-year-old was convicted of encouraging terrorism online and possessing a record of terrorist information. Jurors at Birmingham Crown Court also convicted the 17-year-old of preparing for ...

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Grim footage of London club acid attack released

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New footage has emerged of a shocking acid attack at a London nightclub that injured more than a dozen people, including two Australians. The former boyfriend of a British reality television star has been found guilty of the attack. The new footage was released by London police and shows the ...

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Cornwall man accused of killing adopted baby

Matthew Scully-Hicks outside Cardiff Crown Court where he appeared accused of murdering his 18-month-old adoptive daughter Elsie.

CARDIFF: A court has heard claims a Cornwall man killed his baby daughter, just two weeks after formally adopting the tot. Matthew Scully-Hicks from Delabole denies murdering 18-month-old old Elsie at the home he shared with his husband in Cardiff. The 31-year-old is accused of causing “catastrophic head injuries”, following ...

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British journalist killed by crocodile in Sri Lanka

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COLOMBO: A British man has died in Sri Lanka after reportedly being dragged into a river by a crocodile. Paul McClean, who is believed to have been a reporter for the Financial Times, was washing his hands in the river when he was attacked by the reptile. Search and rescue ...

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Pound Euro Exchange Rate Recovers from 8-Year-Low

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LONDON: The Pound Euro exchange rate slipped yesterday as investors reacted to the latest Brexit uncertainties and tensions while the Euro benefitted from European Central Bank (ECB) speculation. However, the pair rebounded from its lows as markets anticipated upcoming data. GBP EUR dropped from 1.0944 to 1.0803 last week. Tuesday saw ...

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Sarah Champion resigns following criticism over newspaper column

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LONDON: Sarah Champion has resigned as shadow women and equalities secretary and apologised for her “extremely poor choice of words” in a newspaper article about child abuse. The Labour MP said she was concerned that continuing in her shadow cabinet role would distract from the “crucial issues” around child protection. ...

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English teen takes six wickets in an over

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Luke Robinson, a 13-year old from London, bowled out six batsmen in six consecutive deliveries of his over creating history of sorts while playing for Philadelphia Cricket Under-13s. Robinson’s family was elated at what the boy had achieved and took their time to absorb what had happened. A 13-year old ...

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