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# 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 30,707 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 22,984 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 38,374 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 15,671 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 16,004 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 30,444 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 62,586 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 19,922 Views 13 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 11,538 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 77,639 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 27,314 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 26,843 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 15,917 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 24,806 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 35,163 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 14,590 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 13,200 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 23,840 Views 0 Comments

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

# london - Friday 8 March, 2019

Second arrest made in 'outrageously violent' stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Second arrest made in 'outrageously violent' stabbing of 17-year-old girl in London

Mar 8th 2019, 12:35 PM 24,985 Views 14 Comments

The 17-year-old was stabbed on 1 March by one of two men who approached the group of teenagers in a park in East London.

# london - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

London police exploring the possibility that explosive devices sent to transport hubs came from Ireland
# Investigation
# Investigation

London police exploring the possibility that explosive devices sent to transport hubs came from Ireland

Updated Mar 6th 2019, 2:20 PM 25,725 Views 63 Comments

Gardaí confirmed yesterday evening that they were helping the Met Police with their investigations.

# london - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

Explosive devices sent to London's Heathrow Airport and Waterloo Station were posted from Dublin
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Explosive devices sent to London's Heathrow Airport and Waterloo Station were posted from Dublin

Updated Mar 5th 2019, 6:20 PM 78,712 Views 106 Comments

Three devices were posted to locations in London this morning.

London patient becomes second man to be cleared of Aids virus
# Remission
# Remission

London patient becomes second man to be cleared of Aids virus

Mar 5th 2019, 7:34 AM 28,105 Views 30 Comments

The patient has not been identified.

# london - Monday 4 March, 2019

'A tragic ten days': London police step up efforts to tackle knife crime following recent deaths
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

'A tragic ten days': London police step up efforts to tackle knife crime following recent deaths

Mar 4th 2019, 4:18 PM 13,588 Views 24 Comments

Two 17-year-olds were killed in separate stabbing incidents this weekend in London and Manchester.

# london - Sunday 3 March, 2019

Joy for Leitrim as they clinch league promotion and book first appearance in Croke Park in 13 years
# Going Up
From The42
# Going Up

Joy for Leitrim as they clinch league promotion and book first appearance in Croke Park in 13 years

Mar 3rd 2019, 6:48 PM 9,291 Views 2 Comments

A five-point win at home to London clinched Leitrim’s success.

# london - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Anger and sympathies after 17-year-old girl stabbed to death in London park
# Knife Crime
# Knife Crime

Anger and sympathies after 17-year-old girl stabbed to death in London park

Mar 2nd 2019, 3:33 PM 27,979 Views 10 Comments

London Mayor Sadiq Khan said he was “filled with anger” by knife crime among young people.

'Evacuate, evacuate': Flights were suspended at Stansted Airport last night after an aborted takeoff
# Takeoff
# Takeoff

'Evacuate, evacuate': Flights were suspended at Stansted Airport last night after an aborted takeoff

Mar 2nd 2019, 8:26 AM 85,231 Views 30 Comments

The airport said that the aircraft had aborted its take off due to a suspected engine problem.

# london - Friday 1 March, 2019

London rapper who bragged about drug possession jailed for five years for drug possession
# CAUGHT IN A TRAPSTAR
# CAUGHT IN A TRAPSTAR

London rapper who bragged about drug possession jailed for five years for drug possession

Mar 1st 2019, 9:35 PM 23,248 Views 31 Comments

Adetokunbo Ajibola, otherwise known by his stage name Trapstar Toxic, admitted possessing cocaine and cannabis.

# london - Thursday 28 February, 2019

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter
# Bestival
# Bestival

Man who supplied girlfriend with drugs at English music festival found guilty of her manslaughter

Feb 28th 2019, 11:03 PM 34,193 Views 0 Comments

The court heard how Ceo Broughton failed to take urgent action at the time.

# london - Sunday 17 February, 2019

British teenager who joined ISIS has given birth after expressing desire to return to the UK
# Shamima Begum
# Shamima Begum

British teenager who joined ISIS has given birth after expressing desire to return to the UK

Feb 17th 2019, 12:50 PM 36,476 Views 74 Comments

Shamima Begum ran away from London to Syria in 2015 to join Islamic State.

# london - Saturday 16 February, 2019

'Senseless. Stupid. Ignorant': Karl Marx memorial in London vandalised for second time this month
# HIGHGATE CEMETERY
# HIGHGATE CEMETERY

'Senseless. Stupid. Ignorant': Karl Marx memorial in London vandalised for second time this month

Feb 16th 2019, 7:13 PM 28,826 Views 70 Comments

Red paint was thrown over the tomb of the 19th century philosopher.

# london - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students
# Voyeur
# Voyeur

Canadian teacher convicted after he used 'pen camera' to spy on female students

Feb 14th 2019, 8:15 PM 45,408 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Jarvis (41) was charged with making video recordings of 27 female students.

British teen who left London to become ISIS bride wants to 'come home and live quietly'
# Shamima Begum
# Shamima Begum

British teen who left London to become ISIS bride wants to 'come home and live quietly'

Feb 14th 2019, 1:42 PM 42,593 Views 108 Comments

Shamima Begum ran away from London with two school friends in 2015.

# london - Friday 8 February, 2019

Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus
# Assault
# Assault

Police appeal for information after two 13-year-old teens sexually assaulted on London bus

Feb 8th 2019, 6:48 PM 38,004 Views 30 Comments

No arrests have been made to date.

# london - Saturday 2 February, 2019

Driver jailed after injuring child by crashing into buggy and speeding away from scene in London
# Newham
# Newham

Driver jailed after injuring child by crashing into buggy and speeding away from scene in London

Feb 2nd 2019, 4:28 PM 17,273 Views 16 Comments

Mantas Kaupas was sentenced yesterday at Snaresbrook Crown Court.

# london - Friday 1 February, 2019

Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions
# Newham
# Newham

Police discover baby abandoned in London park during freezing conditions

Feb 1st 2019, 7:15 AM 33,761 Views 36 Comments

Police were called at around 10.15pm last night.

# london - Wednesday 30 January, 2019

Government pledges £1m to redevelop London Irish Centre to help 'serve diverse needs' of community
# UK
# UK

Government pledges £1m to redevelop London Irish Centre to help 'serve diverse needs' of community

Jan 30th 2019, 9:11 PM 11,455 Views 21 Comments

The centre first opened in 1955 to meet the needs of new Irish emigrants to the English capital.

# london - Sunday 27 January, 2019

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim
# Allianz Leagues
From The42
# Allianz Leagues

Westmeath win with late drama against Maughan's Offaly as Derry nudge past Antrim

Jan 27th 2019, 4:12 PM 8,484 Views 1 Comment

Elsewhere, Carlow made themselves at home in Division Three as Leitrim battered Wexford.

# london - Friday 25 January, 2019

Remains of explorer credited with naming Australia found during London dig
# FLINDERS FOUND
# FLINDERS FOUND

Remains of explorer credited with naming Australia found during London dig

Jan 25th 2019, 9:05 AM 20,165 Views 30 Comments

As commander of H.M.S. Investigator, Flinders was the person to circumnavigate the continent.