Sunday, 23 July 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

Finsbury Park: One dead, several injured in horrific van attack

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LONDON: One man has died after a white hire van hit 11 worshippers leaving a Muslim welfare centre in north London. The Metropolitan Police said eight people have been taken to hospital after the collision at the junction of Whadcoat Street and Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park. A further two ...

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Grenfell Tower fire: Sadiq Khan says ‘questions need to be answered’

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LONDON: London mayor Sadiq Khan has said “questions need to be answered” after firefighters were unable to access the upper floors of a burning 24-storey tower block in west London where several people have died. Desperate residents were seen throwing themselves and their children from windows at Grenfell Tower, near ...

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Adele visits Grenfell Tower in abaya

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LONDON: Less than 24 hours after a blaze ripped through west London’s Grenfell Tower, a tearful Adele subtly showed up at the scene, apparently “going around and hugging everyone she could to comfort them”. A Tottenham native and passionate Londoner, the 29-year-old was only photographed with her husband by a ...

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Fire engulfs apartment block in West London

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LONDON: A huge fire has engulfed a 27-story apartment block in West London. Around 200 firefighters and 40 fire trucks have been deployed to tackle the blaze, as rescue workers try to evacuate the building in Lancaster West Estate in North Kensington, London Fire Brigade said. The fire broke out ...

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Tom Hardy to star in Aladdin

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LONDON: Tom Hardy is reportedly being eyed up for the role of Jafar in the live-action remake of ‘Aladdin’. Tom Hardy has reportedly been approached for a role in the live-action remake of ‘Aladdin’. The 39-year-old actor could be in with a shot of playing Jafar in the forthcoming blockbuster ...

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Trump State Visit to Britain Reportedly Delayed

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LONDON: Donald Trump told British PM he doesn’t want to go to Britain if he is set to be met by large-scale protests during his visit. Trump passed along the message during a phone call that took place in recent weeks, according to the Guardian, which cites an unnamed source ...

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George Clooney and wife Amal welcome twins

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LONDON: Amal Clooney on Tuesday gave birth to twins, a boy and a girl, the first children for the international human rights lawyer and her movie star spouse. “This morning Amal and George welcomed Ella and Alexander Clooney into their lives. Ella, Alexander and Amal are all healthy, happy and doing fine,” ...

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Taylor Swift house-hunting in London’s Chelsea area

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LONDON: Taylor Swift is keen to buy a property in London’s affluent area of Chelsea after her relationship with her beau Joe Alwyn ramped up a notch. The ‘Shake It Off’ hitmaker has been spending considerably more time with her boyfriend Joe Alwyn in his native England over the past ...

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Sadiq Khan hits back at Trump, calls for cancelling his UK visit

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LONDON Mayor Sadiq Khan hit back at US President Donald Trump on Monday. He called for cancelling the US president’s state visit to the UK. Trump renewed his criticism earlier on Monday of the London mayor’s handling of the aftermath of Saturday night’s terror attack. He accused Khan of making ...

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