Saturday, 28 November 2020

Tag Archives: London Bridge

‘Convicted terrorist’ behind London Bridge knife attack

LONDON: A 28-year-old “convicted terrorist” was identified as the person behind the London Bridge knife attack that claimed two lives and injured three others, according to authorities Saturday. Metropolitan Police confirmed the identity of the male suspect, Usman Khan, who had been residing in the Staffordshire area. “This individual was ...

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Sadiq Khan Accuses Donald Trump Of Acting Like A 12-Year-Old

LONDON: Sadiq Khan has spoken of his recent spat with Donald Trump, accusing the US President of acting like a “12-year-old” and breaking “basic” political rules. In an in-depth interview with The New Yorker the London Mayor discusses his now-infamous tussle with the US President in the wake of the London ...

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No red carpet for Trump, says Sadiq Khan

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has reiterated his opposition to US President Donald Trump being afforded an elaborate state visit when he comes to the UK next year. “State visits are different from a normal visit and at a time when the President of the USA has policies that many in ...

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British actor Michael Enright quits Hollywood to fight ISIS

LONDON: A ‘Pirates of The Carribean’ actor who starred alongside film stars like Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp is now has quit the Hollywood to fight against global terror outfit Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) in Syria. Michael Enright joined the Kurdish rebel force YPG in 2015 after seeing footage of US ...

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Finsbury Park terror suspect Darren is not a racist, says family

LONDON: The family of Darren Osborne, the man arrested in connection to the terror attack in Finsbury Park, claim “he is not a racist”. The father-of-four was apprehended in the moments after a van ploughed into worshippers outside the Finsbury Park Mosque killing one man and injuring at least 10 ...

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British police arrest Pakistani family in connection with London attacks

LONDON: British police have detained five members of a Pakistani family, from a house in Ilford, Eastern London, in connection with the recent London attacks. Police also searched the family’s home, cars, and nearby businesses. During the search, entry of local residents was limited; only those carrying IDs were allowed ...

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One London attacker of Pakistani origin: British police

LONDON: One of the three attackers who killed seven people near London Bridge on Saturday night was previously investigated by British security services but had not been viewed as a serious threat, British police said on Monday. Khuram Shazad Butt, aged 27, was a British citizen born in Pakistan, who was ...

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Terrorists respect neither life nor faith: Muslim Council of Britain

LONDON: The Muslim Council of Britain has condemned the terror attack in London which killed seven people and wounded dozens, saying the militants respect neither life or faith. Harun Khan, secretary general of the Muslim Council of Britain, said he was appalled and angered by the attacks at London Bridge ...

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London Bridge station is closed due to a security alert

LONDON: A large area in the vicinity of London Bridge has been evacuated as police investigate a security alert. Passengers had to clear both the bus and rail stations after officers were called to investigate a security alert in London Bridge. At the present time, London Bridge is closed both ways ...

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