Friday, 16 April 2021

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Manchester attack hero jailed for stealing from victims

MANCHESTER: The homeless man initially hailed as a hero following last year’s Manchester terror attack – until it was revealed he actually stole from dying victims – will have a home in jail for the next four years. Chris Parker, 33, claimed he sprang into action after the terror bombing ...

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Responsibility for defeating terror not Pakistan’s only: Corbyn

Pakistan should be treated with respect In a reply to US President Trump’s policies, Britain’s Labour party Chief Jeremy Corbyn, remarked that Pakistan is a country which should be treated respectfully and states should not criticise it. Recently, Trump cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops ...

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Brother of Manchester bomber Salman Abedi to face trial in Libya

Libya’s interior ministry issued this photo of Hashem Abedi in May MANCHESTER bomber Salman Abedi’s brother will soon go on trial in Libya over his suspected role in the attack. Libya’s chief investigator in the case told the media that Hashem Abedi is suspected of having helped his brother in ...

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Fundraising for Manchester attack victims tops £2m

Albert Square has become a focal point for floral tributes LONDON: Organisations, individuals and community groups rallying round to help the victims of the Manchester attack have raised £2m in 24 hours. That money will be rolled into the British Red Cross “We Love Manchester Emergency Fund” to alleviate the ...

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Manchester Run WILL go ahead after terror attack

MANCHESTER: Organisers of the GreatCity Games and Great Manchester Run have announced that both events will take place as planned despite Monday’s (May 22) terrorist attack. The GreatCity Games is due to take over the streets of the city on Friday (May 26) at a purpose built athletics arena in ...

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Manchester Arena attack: the mayor’s response

MANCHESTER: When Andy Burnham, a former British government minister, won the election to be Greater Manchester’s Metro Mayor recently he was probably focused on plans for the region’s transport, policing and housing – and, of course, all the behind the scenes political work that goes on when a new role ...

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Manchester terror attack: IS claims bombing

MANCHESTER: Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Monday night’s suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert, which killed 22 people, including an eight-year-old girl. The attack was carried out with explosives planted at Manchester Arena. The claim came shortly after a 23-year-old man was arrested in the south of the ...

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