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Theresa May scolds Trump for terror tweets on London attack

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May has rebuked US President Donald Trump for claiming suspects in Friday’s London train blast were known to police. “I never think it’s helpful for anybody to speculate on what is an ongoing investigation,” she said. Trump described the attackers in a tweet as “loser ...

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London attack does not change Wimbledon plans: Novak Djokovic

PARIS: Three times Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic said he will not change plans or preparations for the tournament next month after an attack in London on Saturday left seven people dead and 48 injured. A van rammed into pedestrians on London Bridge and three attackers with knifes charged out and ...

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Uber criticized for surge pricing after London terror attack

LONDON: Uber has been accused of taking too long to turn off its “surge pricing” feature after a deadly terror attack in the heart of London. App users complained that they were being charged inflated prices on Saturday night after a van plowed into pedestrians on London Bridge and three ...

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Westminster attack – Royals attend ‘service of hope’

LONDON: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry have joined survivors and families of the Westminster terror attack at a multi-faith service at Westminster Abbey. Around 1,800 people joined the Service of Hope in central London, two weeks after Khalid Masood killed four people and injured 40 others ...

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UK targets WhatsApp encryption after London attack

LONDON: The British government has said its security services must have access to encrypted messaging applications such as WhatsApp to prevent violent crimes. UK media reports have suggested that the man behind an attack in London last week sent an encrypted WhatsApp message moments before killing four people by ploughing his car ...

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London attack: Prince Charles visits Travis Frain in hospital

The Prince of Wales has visited a student who was injured in the Westminster attack. Travis Frain was “hit head-on” by a car on Westminster Bridge as the attack began on Wednesday, suffering multiple fractures to his hand and leg. Prince Charles paid a visit to the 19-year-old from Lancashire, ...

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The London Attack

The attack in London that left four dead and over twenty injured must be condemned in the strongest possible words. Police authorities have not named the attacker so far, but have indicated that the attacker acted alone and was “inspired by international terrorism. ” According to reports, he was British-born ...

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London police identify suspected attacker as UK native with criminal record

LONDON: The man police believe is responsible for Wednesday’s terrorist attack at London’s Westminster Bridge has been identified as U.K. native Khalid Masood. Police said Masood, 52, was known to authorities and has a range of previous convictions for assaults, including grievous bodily harm, possession of offensive weapons and public ...

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