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# london - Thursday 18 July, 2019

MPs in London back move to prevent the next prime minister from suspending parliament
# Westminster
# Westminster

MPs in London back move to prevent the next prime minister from suspending parliament

Jul 18th 2019, 3:14 PM 16,588 Views 31 Comments

Boris Johnson had not ruled out suspending parliament if he become prime minister.

# london - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'This was not an accident': Westminster attacker found guilty of attempted murder
# London
# London

'This was not an accident': Westminster attacker found guilty of attempted murder

Jul 17th 2019, 12:47 PM 13,490 Views 0 Comments

Salih Khater circled Parliament Square four times before accelerating into cyclists stopped at traffic lights and then crashing into a police barrier.

# london - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

Conjoined twin girls separated in London after 55 hours of surgery
# SAFA AND MARWA
# SAFA AND MARWA

Conjoined twin girls separated in London after 55 hours of surgery

Jul 16th 2019, 2:33 PM 41,202 Views 20 Comments

Only one in every 2.5 million births produces conjoined twins.

Thief who killed father-of-three after poisoning him with date rape drug found guilty
# London
# London

Thief who killed father-of-three after poisoning him with date rape drug found guilty

Jul 16th 2019, 7:00 AM 31,157 Views 0 Comments

Gerald Matovu drugged and stole from men after meeting them for sex through dating apps such as Grindr.

# london - Sunday 14 July, 2019

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident
# UK
# UK

Tributes paid to presenter and YouTuber Emily Hartridge who died in an accident

Jul 14th 2019, 3:30 PM 69,958 Views 16 Comments

“She has touched so many lives it’s hard to imagine things without her. She was a very special person.”

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man charged in London over killing of pregnant woman and her baby son

Jul 14th 2019, 12:00 PM 21,069 Views 0 Comments

Aaron McKenzie will appear in court tomorrow in connection with the deaths of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her son Riley.

# london - Monday 8 July, 2019

Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge to host historic Women's Super League openers
# Derby Days
From The42
# Derby Days

Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge to host historic Women's Super League openers

Jul 8th 2019, 3:16 PM 3,878 Views 2 Comments

Megan Campbell will fly the Irish flag in Manchester, while all tickets are free to the London derby.

# london - Sunday 7 July, 2019

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London
# Arrest
# Arrest

Woman (30s) and three children under 12-years-old stabbed at house in London

Jul 7th 2019, 2:00 PM 35,132 Views 0 Comments

An 11-year-old girl is in critical condition in hospital.

# london - Friday 5 July, 2019

Tutankhamun statue sells for €5m at auction despite Egyptian authorities' claim it was stolen
# Christie's Auction House
# Christie's Auction House

Tutankhamun statue sells for €5m at auction despite Egyptian authorities' claim it was stolen

Jul 5th 2019, 12:19 PM 15,446 Views 15 Comments

Former antiquities minister Dr Zahi Hawass said Christie’s could not prove that the statue left Egypt lawfully.

# london - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died
# Croydon
# Croydon

Baby boy who was in critical condition after his pregnant mother was stabbed to death in London has died

Jul 3rd 2019, 8:41 AM 23,354 Views 34 Comments

The baby, named Riley, was in critical condition after paramedics delivered him last Saturday.

# london - Monday 1 July, 2019

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man found dead in London garden 'fell from landing gear of Heathrow-bound airplane'

Jul 1st 2019, 6:45 PM 83,022 Views 46 Comments

It’s believed the man was a stowaway on a flight from Kenya.

Arsenal legends unconvinced that Zaha signing should be a priority
# Marquee
From The42
# Marquee

Arsenal legends unconvinced that Zaha signing should be a priority

Jul 1st 2019, 3:57 PM 6,540 Views 2 Comments

David Seaman and Ray Parlour don’t believe the Crystal Palace winger is what Gunners boss Unai Emery needs.

# london - Thursday 20 June, 2019

NHS nurse who appeared on Britain's Got Talent murdered by boyfriend 'in a fit of rage'
# Simonne Kerr
# Simonne Kerr

NHS nurse who appeared on Britain's Got Talent murdered by boyfriend 'in a fit of rage'

Jun 20th 2019, 7:47 AM 64,405 Views 0 Comments

Desmond Sylva was convicted of the murder yesterday.

# london - Friday 14 June, 2019

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London
# Adrian Murphy
# Adrian Murphy

Man and teenage girl arrested over suspicious death of Irishman in London

Jun 14th 2019, 8:13 PM 33,344 Views 0 Comments

The body of Adrian Murphy (43) was found at a block of flats on Lombard Road, Battersea, London on 4 June.

# london - Monday 10 June, 2019

Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin
# Courts
# Courts

Teenager accused of murder in London appears before High Court in Dublin

Jun 10th 2019, 2:25 PM 20,723 Views 0 Comments

A European arrest warrant was issued and UK authorities are seeking his extradition.

# london - Sunday 9 June, 2019

100 firefighters tackle massive blaze at block of flats in east London
# Barking
# Barking

100 firefighters tackle massive blaze at block of flats in east London

Jun 9th 2019, 6:56 PM 37,166 Views 11 Comments

It took fire crews over two and a half hours to extinguish the blaze that engulfed the Barking flat complex.

# london - Monday 3 June, 2019

Swedish court rejects request to detain Julian Assange over 2010 rape case
# Extradition
# Extradition

Swedish court rejects request to detain Julian Assange over 2010 rape case

Updated Jun 3rd 2019, 5:38 PM 21,064 Views 0 Comments

An extradition request for the WikiLeaks founder has already been issued by the US, where Assange is facing 18 charges.

# london - Tuesday 28 May, 2019

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

'He is very important for us, on the pitch and off. We want to give him a trophy'

May 28th 2019, 6:30 PM 4,518 Views 2 Comments

This week’s all-London Europa League final has been marred by Henrikh Mkhitaryan’s decision not to travel due to fears for his safety.

# london - Monday 6 May, 2019

Man arrested after late night police standoff faces questioning over further horrific attacks across England
# Rapes And Abductions
# Rapes And Abductions

Man arrested after late night police standoff faces questioning over further horrific attacks across England

May 6th 2019, 3:20 PM 38,474 Views 0 Comments

Joseph McCann, who was being sought by police, is to be questioned over attacks on nine more victims.

# london - Thursday 2 May, 2019

'I think most of that comes from a few empty vessels' - Galway boss rejects criticism of team's style of play
# Kevin Walsh
From The42
# Kevin Walsh

'I think most of that comes from a few empty vessels' - Galway boss rejects criticism of team's style of play

May 2nd 2019, 12:32 PM 4,777 Views 6 Comments

Kevin Walsh’s team begin their Connacht campaign on Sunday against London.

# london - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

Man with 'Irish accent' wanted in connection with abduction and rape of two women in London
# Wanted
# Wanted

Man with 'Irish accent' wanted in connection with abduction and rape of two women in London

Apr 30th 2019, 9:29 AM 30,709 Views 0 Comments

The incidents happened in north London on Thursday 25 April.

# london - Monday 29 April, 2019

Two people charged with murder of one-month-old baby girl
# London
# London

Two people charged with murder of one-month-old baby girl

Apr 29th 2019, 10:51 PM 22,985 Views 0 Comments

Eva Sanders died in London on 2 September 2017 after being admitted to hospital the previous day.

# london - Wednesday 24 April, 2019

23 more people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

23 more people arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Apr 24th 2019, 7:21 PM 7,892 Views 24 Comments

Over 1,000 people have now been arrested during the climate change protests.

# london - Monday 22 April, 2019

Over 1,000 people - including Olympic gold medallist - arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

Over 1,000 people - including Olympic gold medallist - arrested during Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Apr 22nd 2019, 1:53 PM 38,380 Views 0 Comments

The charges are for various offences including breaching public order laws, obstructing a highway and obstructing police.

# london - Sunday 21 April, 2019

'A logistical problem': Over 800 people arrested in Extinction Rebellion protests in London
# Climate Change
# Climate Change

'A logistical problem': Over 800 people arrested in Extinction Rebellion protests in London

Apr 21st 2019, 1:25 PM 15,672 Views 0 Comments

The climate change protests have now entered a seventh day.

# london - Thursday 18 April, 2019

'Extinction Rebellion': London climate change protests enter fourth day
# Civil Disobedience
# Civil Disobedience

'Extinction Rebellion': London climate change protests enter fourth day

Apr 18th 2019, 8:11 PM 16,031 Views 57 Comments

428 people have now been arrested in the UK capital.

# london - Wednesday 17 April, 2019

'Despotic' Assange insulted staff and smeared faeces on embassy walls, Ecuadorian president claims
# Dirty Protest
# Dirty Protest

'Despotic' Assange insulted staff and smeared faeces on embassy walls, Ecuadorian president claims

Apr 17th 2019, 8:32 AM 30,448 Views 59 Comments

The 47-year-old Wikileaks founder was arrested in London last week.

# london - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Nearly 300 arrests in London climate change protests
# Extinction Rebellion
# Extinction Rebellion

Nearly 300 arrests in London climate change protests

Updated Apr 16th 2019, 6:28 PM 16,392 Views 56 Comments

Thousands of people joined the protests across the city.

Sky News anchor apologises after being criticised for hitting out at renters during live interview
# London
# London

Sky News anchor apologises after being criticised for hitting out at renters during live interview

Apr 16th 2019, 10:55 AM 62,600 Views 54 Comments

The interviewee described Jane Secker’s line of questions as “a bit patronising, really”.

# london - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Dame Joan Collins treated for smoke inhalation after escaping 'terrifying' fire at her home
# Belgravia
# Belgravia

Dame Joan Collins treated for smoke inhalation after escaping 'terrifying' fire at her home

Apr 14th 2019, 5:20 PM 19,941 Views 12 Comments

She shared footage of the aftermath on Instagram.

# london - Friday 12 April, 2019

Just under €2 million was spent on roof repairs at the Irish Embassy in London last year
# Picking Up The Tab
# Picking Up The Tab

Just under €2 million was spent on roof repairs at the Irish Embassy in London last year

Apr 12th 2019, 6:05 AM 11,561 Views 24 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs said it was a “significant project” at the building on 17 Grosvenor Place.

# london - Thursday 11 April, 2019

British court finds Julian Assange guilty of skipping bail as US says he faces five years on hacking charges
# Asylum Withdrawn
# Asylum Withdrawn

British court finds Julian Assange guilty of skipping bail as US says he faces five years on hacking charges

Updated Apr 11th 2019, 3:20 PM 77,640 Views 0 Comments

Assange was arrested this morning at the Ecuadorian embassy.

# london - Friday 29 March, 2019

Brexiteers take to the streets of London in protest over leaving date delays
# Pro Brexit
# Pro Brexit

Brexiteers take to the streets of London in protest over leaving date delays

Mar 29th 2019, 4:28 PM 27,317 Views 96 Comments

Britain was originally due to leave the European Union today.

# london - Saturday 23 March, 2019

'Put it to the people': Thousands march in London calling for second Brexit referendum
# Protest
# Protest

'Put it to the people': Thousands march in London calling for second Brexit referendum

Mar 23rd 2019, 2:01 PM 26,856 Views 96 Comments

Meanwhile, more than four million people have signed an online petition calling Article 50 to be revoked.

Parcel bombing scheme was 'cack-handed, reckless and extremely dangerous'
# Dissident Republicans
# Dissident Republicans

Parcel bombing scheme was 'cack-handed, reckless and extremely dangerous'

Mar 23rd 2019, 12:11 AM 15,919 Views 28 Comments

There are similarities between this month’s devices and ones used by the Provisional IRA.

# london - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

Four members of London crime group convicted over supplying drugs linked to chemsex
# Chemsex
# Chemsex

Four members of London crime group convicted over supplying drugs linked to chemsex

Mar 20th 2019, 7:47 PM 24,834 Views 0 Comments

The Met Police led an investigation into the Brazilian gang for five months between March and July 2018.

# london - Monday 18 March, 2019

Police to display photos of wanted people on vans around London
# Wanted
# Wanted

Police to display photos of wanted people on vans around London

Mar 18th 2019, 1:30 PM 35,175 Views 17 Comments

They are wanted for crimes that include street robberies, burglary and violation of release conditions.

# london - Friday 15 March, 2019

'Ireland out of step for too long': Campaigners in London to march for Irish abroad vote in presidential elections
# St Patrick's Day
# St Patrick's Day

'Ireland out of step for too long': Campaigners in London to march for Irish abroad vote in presidential elections

Mar 15th 2019, 9:17 AM 14,593 Views 81 Comments

VICA says a yes vote would help honour the international role of the Irish President.

# london - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

Police investigating claim group calling itself the 'IRA' behind parcel bombs
# Investigation
# Investigation

Police investigating claim group calling itself the 'IRA' behind parcel bombs

Mar 12th 2019, 10:50 AM 13,207 Views 27 Comments

Police said that a claim for responsibility had been received yesterday by a media outlet in Northern Ireland.

# london - Monday 11 March, 2019

Teenager charged with murder over fatal stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London
# Jodie Chesney
# Jodie Chesney

Teenager charged with murder over fatal stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London

Mar 11th 2019, 9:22 AM 23,843 Views 0 Comments

Jodie Chesney was killed after being stabbed in a park in East London on 1 March.