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# london - Friday 15 June, 2018

Mum and daughter jailed over London terror plot
# Jailed For Life
# Jailed For Life

Mum and daughter jailed over London terror plot

Jun 15th 2018, 9:20 PM 25,007 Views 45 Comments

Rizlaine Boular, 22, was jailed for life.

# london - Thursday 14 June, 2018

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community
# London
# London

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community

Jun 14th 2018, 7:19 AM 6,297 Views 9 Comments

71 people were killed in the fire that swept through Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

# london - Friday 8 June, 2018

Four men charged by police investigating Grenfell Tower fraud
# London
# London

Four men charged by police investigating Grenfell Tower fraud

Jun 8th 2018, 8:09 AM 10,123 Views 0 Comments

Eight men and one woman were arrested yesterday for fraud.

# london - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'
# London
# London

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'

Jun 7th 2018, 5:45 PM 11,413 Views 0 Comments

The amounts involved range from £20,000 to £100,000.

# london - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Michael McIntyre's car smashed with a hammer during moped robbery
# North London
# North London

Michael McIntyre's car smashed with a hammer during moped robbery

Jun 5th 2018, 8:12 AM 24,637 Views 43 Comments

A spokesperson for the comedian said he was “absolutely fine” and helping with the investigation.

# london - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street
# Imitation Game
# Imitation Game

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch hailed for fighting off real-life villains on London street

Jun 2nd 2018, 2:55 PM 22,513 Views 16 Comments

The Hollywood star came to the aid of a Deliveroo delivery cyclist who was being assaulted by muggers on a London street.

Police hunt for suspected serial fraudster who stole around €260,000 and failed to appear in court
# Met Police
# Met Police

Police hunt for suspected serial fraudster who stole around €260,000 and failed to appear in court

Jun 2nd 2018, 2:30 PM 15,407 Views 14 Comments

He is wanted for questioning.

# london - Friday 1 June, 2018

Man who falsely claimed father died in Grenfell Tower fire jailed for fraud
# London
# London

Man who falsely claimed father died in Grenfell Tower fire jailed for fraud

Jun 1st 2018, 5:27 PM 15,988 Views 28 Comments

The man used the name of a real victim to claim money and free hotel accommodation.

# london - Monday 28 May, 2018

No coins? London buskers now accepting contactless payments
# I Can Tap
# I Can Tap

No coins? London buskers now accepting contactless payments

May 28th 2018, 5:39 PM 19,373 Views 16 Comments

London mayor Sadiq Khan called it an “innovative, first-of-its-kind scheme”.

# london - Friday 25 May, 2018

Man who committed spate of crimes caught after police tracked him with DNA tagging spray
# London
# London

Man who committed spate of crimes caught after police tracked him with DNA tagging spray

May 25th 2018, 6:20 AM 27,268 Views 25 Comments

Adberraham Hassan was in possession of cocaine and had committed a number of driving offences.

# london - Thursday 24 May, 2018

Obsession with former Boyzone member led to couple murdering nanny and attempting to burn her body
# London
# London

Obsession with former Boyzone member led to couple murdering nanny and attempting to burn her body

May 24th 2018, 12:55 PM 54,862 Views 30 Comments

Sabrina Kouider and Ouissem Medouni were both found guilty after a three-month trial.

# london - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Police officer saves seven people - including mother and baby - from burning building
# London
# London

Police officer saves seven people - including mother and baby - from burning building

May 23rd 2018, 4:17 PM 12,613 Views 16 Comments

PC Neil Dobson tied up his loyal police dog, Monty, outside before rushing into the building.

# london - Monday 21 May, 2018

Public inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire to begin today with bereaved families having their say
# London
# London

Public inquiry into Grenfell Tower fire to begin today with bereaved families having their say

May 21st 2018, 8:56 AM 5,763 Views 1 Comment

The inquiry into the fire that killed 72 people gets under way in London today.

# london - Sunday 13 May, 2018

UK serial killer Dennis Nilsen dies in prison aged 72
# Muswell Hill
# Muswell Hill

UK serial killer Dennis Nilsen dies in prison aged 72

May 13th 2018, 9:20 AM 31,573 Views 32 Comments

Nilsen would sit with the bodies of his victims for days.

# london - Monday 7 May, 2018

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Two London teens shot in broad daylight as violent crime surges

May 7th 2018, 7:32 AM 32,981 Views 37 Comments

Both suffered head injuries.

# london - Friday 4 May, 2018

50 live crocodiles from Malaysia seized at Heathrow Airport
# Wildlife
# Wildlife

50 live crocodiles from Malaysia seized at Heathrow Airport

May 4th 2018, 8:29 PM 38,302 Views 15 Comments

Each box only had room for four crocodiles but 10 had been packed into each one.

# london - Friday 27 April, 2018

Photographer disqualified from contest as winning image features 'stuffed' animal
# Anteater
# Anteater

Photographer disqualified from contest as winning image features 'stuffed' animal

Apr 27th 2018, 3:16 PM 53,129 Views 29 Comments

The photo allegedly features a taxidermy specimen.

# london - Friday 20 April, 2018

London man jailed for 16 years over acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes
# John Tomlin
# John Tomlin

London man jailed for 16 years over acid attack that melted victims' skin and clothes

Apr 20th 2018, 10:44 PM 25,877 Views 38 Comments

Both victims suffered extensive burns to their faces and bodies and have required plastic surgery.

# london - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Three men who stole ashes of baby twins convicted over string of burglaries
# London
# London

Three men who stole ashes of baby twins convicted over string of burglaries

Apr 17th 2018, 9:59 PM 24,088 Views 0 Comments

Along with items of jewellery, a maroon box was taken which contained the ashes of twins who died at birth.

# london - Monday 16 April, 2018

'I'm truly sorry': Ant McPartlin apologises for drink-driving crash
# London
# London

'I'm truly sorry': Ant McPartlin apologises for drink-driving crash

Apr 16th 2018, 7:59 PM 51,513 Views 38 Comments

The presenter has been banned from driving for 20 months and received a fine of €99,500.

# london - Sunday 15 April, 2018

Man jailed for over 10 years after brandishing fake gun at children from car before speeding off
# London
# London

Man jailed for over 10 years after brandishing fake gun at children from car before speeding off

Apr 15th 2018, 12:35 PM 28,774 Views 44 Comments

Peter Brown had been identified from CCTV footage as having pointed a ‘gun’ at a group of youths at a children’s playground in August 2017.

# london - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Meet the former drug dealer on the frontline of the battle against London knife crime
# Crime Wave
# Crime Wave

Meet the former drug dealer on the frontline of the battle against London knife crime

Apr 14th 2018, 8:00 AM 10,650 Views 2 Comments

Abdi has been stabbed twice recently.

# london - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

London police urge public to respect floral tributes near home where burglar was stabbed to death
# London
# London

London police urge public to respect floral tributes near home where burglar was stabbed to death

Apr 11th 2018, 10:08 PM 32,669 Views 13 Comments

Henry Vincent (37) died after a struggle with Richard Osborn-Brooks (78) at his home in Hither Green.

# london - Monday 9 April, 2018

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London
# Met Police
# Met Police

Man (40s) shot dead by police in east London

Apr 9th 2018, 10:23 AM 27,124 Views 41 Comments

The incident occurred early this morning.

# london - Sunday 8 April, 2018

This man has brought a concept that's shaking up London's property market to Ireland
# Startups And Tech
# Startups And Tech

This man has brought a concept that's shaking up London's property market to Ireland

Apr 8th 2018, 1:00 PM 46,822 Views 29 Comments

As part of our weekly Startup Spotlight series, we profile Moove.

# london - Friday 6 April, 2018

Pensioner arrested after burglar stabbed to death won't face criminal prosecution
# Lewisham
# Lewisham

Pensioner arrested after burglar stabbed to death won't face criminal prosecution

Apr 6th 2018, 10:18 PM 27,123 Views 85 Comments

The man, named as Richard Osborn-Brooks, was arrested earlier this week.

Man arrested in connection with 'shocking' murder of London teenager
# Tottenham
# Tottenham

Man arrested in connection with 'shocking' murder of London teenager

Apr 6th 2018, 5:28 PM 21,870 Views 36 Comments

17-year-old Tanesha Melbourne-Blake was shot dead in Tottenham.

# london - Thursday 5 April, 2018

Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year
# Deaths
# Deaths

Two 17-year-olds arrested after 18-year-old man dies in 50th London murder of the year

Apr 5th 2018, 11:40 AM 17,240 Views 75 Comments

London’s murder rate has overtaken New York City’s.

# london - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

People who saw girl being shot dead asked to 'do the right thing' and come forward
# London
# London

People who saw girl being shot dead asked to 'do the right thing' and come forward

Apr 4th 2018, 7:58 PM 16,587 Views 16 Comments

It is believed that shots were fired from a vehicle into a group of people in Tottenham on Monday night.

Pensioner arrested for murder after burglar stabbed to death in London
# Hither Green
# Hither Green

Pensioner arrested for murder after burglar stabbed to death in London

Apr 4th 2018, 4:57 PM 40,622 Views 96 Comments

The 78-year-old called police to say there was a burglary in progress at his home.

Murder investigation launched in London after second teen shot inside 24 hours dies
# Walthamstow
# Walthamstow

Murder investigation launched in London after second teen shot inside 24 hours dies

Apr 4th 2018, 8:28 AM 16,661 Views 23 Comments

A boy and a girl, aged 16 and 17, have died following separate shooting incidents.

# london - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

17-year-old girl killed in London shooting named locally as Tanesha Melbourne
# UK
# UK

17-year-old girl killed in London shooting named locally as Tanesha Melbourne

Apr 3rd 2018, 5:45 PM 41,077 Views 45 Comments

Separately, a 16-year-old boy was also found suffering from gunshot injuries in the London area last night.

# london - Saturday 31 March, 2018

Funeral of Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge
# RIP
# RIP

Funeral of Stephen Hawking takes place in Cambridge

Mar 31st 2018, 2:28 PM 27,240 Views 107 Comments

Hawking’s remains will be buried near the grave of another legendary scientist, Isaac Newton.

# london - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Court overturns decision to release 'black cab rapist' from prison
# John Worboys
# John Worboys

Court overturns decision to release 'black cab rapist' from prison

Mar 28th 2018, 5:33 PM 11,193 Views 0 Comments

Two women had brought forward the legal challenge.

# london - Monday 26 March, 2018

'I feel powerless': Widow of man who died in London 16 months ago still hasn't been told the cause of his death
# Out Of The Blue
# Out Of The Blue

'I feel powerless': Widow of man who died in London 16 months ago still hasn't been told the cause of his death

Mar 26th 2018, 6:43 PM 30,716 Views 7 Comments

Kevin Fogarty had felt a pain in his back the day before he died, just four weeks after his wedding.

# london - Friday 23 March, 2018

Offices of Cambridge Analytica raided by UK information commissioner
# London
# London

Offices of Cambridge Analytica raided by UK information commissioner

Mar 23rd 2018, 10:10 PM 9,707 Views 31 Comments

Around 18 enforcement agents entered the company’s London headquarters at around 8pm to execute the warrant.

London Tube bomber (18) sentenced to 34 years in prison
# Parsons Green
# Parsons Green

London Tube bomber (18) sentenced to 34 years in prison

Mar 23rd 2018, 9:23 PM 16,814 Views 50 Comments

Ahmed Hassan (18) had left a home-made made bomb on a District Line train last September.

# london - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Ant McPartlin charged with drink-driving
# Rehab
# Rehab

Ant McPartlin charged with drink-driving

Mar 21st 2018, 6:07 PM 33,836 Views 0 Comments

The presenter has stepped aside from upcoming TV commitments.

# london - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Dublin is the best city to live in across Ireland and UK
# Life Quality Survey
# Life Quality Survey

Dublin is the best city to live in across Ireland and UK

Mar 20th 2018, 8:43 AM 29,132 Views 86 Comments

Dublin ranked higher than London, Belfast, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

# london - Monday 19 March, 2018

Ant McPartlin steps aside from presenting duties following arrest for drink-driving
# London
# London

Ant McPartlin steps aside from presenting duties following arrest for drink-driving

Mar 19th 2018, 5:52 PM 81,675 Views 83 Comments

The presenter will return to rehab where he had previously spent a stint last year in an attempt to conquer an addiction to painkillers.