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# london - Friday 16 March, 2018

Met Police treating Russian businessman's death in London as murder
# Nikolay Glushkov
# Nikolay Glushkov

Met Police treating Russian businessman's death in London as murder

Mar 16th 2018, 6:20 PM 22,380 Views 56 Comments

Police say that at this stage, there doesn’t seem to be a link to the attempted murders in Salisbury.

Teenager convicted of attempted murder after homemade bomb exploded in packed tube carriage
# London
# London

Teenager convicted of attempted murder after homemade bomb exploded in packed tube carriage

Mar 16th 2018, 1:00 PM 16,376 Views 0 Comments

The 18-year-old has never provided a clear motive for the attack.

# london - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud
# London
# London

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud

Mar 15th 2018, 5:54 PM 19,326 Views 0 Comments

She lated claimed her made-up husband had actually survived and taken refuge in a cave

# london - Monday 12 March, 2018

London teen who used acid attacks to steal six motorbikes in two hours jailed for 10 and a half years
# Acid Attacks
# Acid Attacks

London teen who used acid attacks to steal six motorbikes in two hours jailed for 10 and a half years

Mar 12th 2018, 2:59 PM 18,417 Views 21 Comments

He was arrested a few hours later after crashing into the back of a lorry.

# london - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex
# England
# England

Woman found dead in London, husband and children found dead in Sussex

Mar 6th 2018, 1:37 PM 69,045 Views 16 Comments

A murder investigation has been launched.

# london - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Leaked Boris letter to Downing St: It is wrong to see the task as maintaining 'no border'
# Hard Border
# Hard Border

Leaked Boris letter to Downing St: It is wrong to see the task as maintaining 'no border'

Feb 27th 2018, 7:20 PM 66,889 Views 123 Comments

The British Foreign Secretary has written a letter to Theresa May about the border issue.

# london - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

'We should have done more': Victims of 'black cab rapist' win case against Met Police
# John Worboys
# John Worboys

'We should have done more': Victims of 'black cab rapist' win case against Met Police

Feb 21st 2018, 11:56 AM 12,487 Views 12 Comments

Worboys has been linked to over 100 rapes.

# london - Thursday 15 February, 2018

Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London
# 71 Dead
# 71 Dead

Grenfell campaigners drive 'three billboards' through London

Feb 15th 2018, 8:55 PM 13,487 Views 16 Comments

Yesterday marked eight months since the 14 June 2017 Grenfell Tower fire.

London man jailed for life for raping and murdering step-niece, and hiding her body
# Calculated Crime
# Calculated Crime

London man jailed for life for raping and murdering step-niece, and hiding her body

Feb 15th 2018, 9:17 AM 39,285 Views 21 Comments

Mujahid Arshid was described as someone who’d committed “unspeakable violence and horror”.

# london - Monday 12 February, 2018

All flights in and out of London City Airport cancelled after discovery of World War II bomb nearby
# Closed
# Closed

All flights in and out of London City Airport cancelled after discovery of World War II bomb nearby

Feb 12th 2018, 1:00 PM 68,697 Views 8 Comments

The ordnance was discovered in King George V Dock, close to the runway of London’s most central airport.

# london - Friday 9 February, 2018

Man charged over 2010 murder of Warren O'Connor in north Dublin
# Murder
# Murder

Man charged over 2010 murder of Warren O'Connor in north Dublin

Feb 9th 2018, 7:32 PM 31,780 Views 0 Comments

The man was extradited to Ireland from London on foot of a European Arrest Warrant this evening

# london - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Pictures: This tiny 7ft 7in wide house in London has just gone up for sale for €1.1 million
# Cosy
# Cosy

Pictures: This tiny 7ft 7in wide house in London has just gone up for sale for €1.1 million

Feb 3rd 2018, 8:30 AM 56,009 Views 33 Comments

There are only a few houses like it in the whole of London.

# london - Friday 2 February, 2018

Cardiff man sentenced to life imprisonment over terror attack near Finsbury Park mosque
# Radicalised
# Radicalised

Cardiff man sentenced to life imprisonment over terror attack near Finsbury Park mosque

Feb 2nd 2018, 2:16 PM 7,652 Views 21 Comments

Witnesses recalled Darren Osborne saying, “I’ve done my job, you can kill me now” in the aftermath of the attack.

# london - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Cardiff man found guilty of terror attack near Finsbury Park mosque
# London
# London

Cardiff man found guilty of terror attack near Finsbury Park mosque

Feb 1st 2018, 5:41 PM 14,331 Views 0 Comments

Witnesses recalled Darren Osborne saying, “I’ve done my job, you can kill me now” in the aftermath of the fatal attack.

# london - Monday 29 January, 2018

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers
# London
# London

Man charged with dangerous driving over crash that killed three London teenagers

Jan 29th 2018, 7:26 AM 12,930 Views 3 Comments

The teenage boys were killed on Friday after being struck by an Audi A5.

# london - Sunday 28 January, 2018

CCTV released of man wanted for questioning over car crash that killed three teenagers
# London
# London

CCTV released of man wanted for questioning over car crash that killed three teenagers

Jan 28th 2018, 4:45 PM 39,091 Views 28 Comments

An Audi A5 collided with three boys who are believed to have been on the pavement at Shepiston Lane in London on Friday night.

# london - Thursday 25 January, 2018

'I'm not Donald Trump' - England boss Jones piles the pressure on Schmidt's Ireland
# FAKE NEWS
From The42
# FAKE NEWS

'I'm not Donald Trump' - England boss Jones piles the pressure on Schmidt's Ireland

Jan 25th 2018, 12:00 PM 33,371 Views 38 Comments

The Australian is taking an interesting slant on the upcoming Six Nations.

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos
# Terror
# Terror

London man found guilty of encouraging jihadi terrorism through YouTube videos

Jan 25th 2018, 10:50 AM 10,035 Views 42 Comments

Gary Staples, aged 50, created seven videos consisting of photo slideshows depicting terror incidents.

# london - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

Dear Sirs... How can we take you seriously when you sponsor and attend these events?
# Voices
# Voices

Dear Sirs... How can we take you seriously when you sponsor and attend these events?

Jan 24th 2018, 9:00 PM 72,986 Views 113 Comments

From Hollywood to The City, they’ve agreed TimesUp on unequal pay and harassment. But are the ‘efforts’ anything but lip service?, asks Aisling Thorn.

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims
# London
# London

The Presidents Club to close down following sexual harassment claims

Jan 24th 2018, 8:14 PM 54,688 Views 101 Comments

The co-organiser of the dinner is reported to have stepped down from his role as non-executive director at the Department for Education over the allegations.

# london - Tuesday 23 January, 2018

Gas leak in London's West End causes 2am evacuation from hotel and nightclub
# Charing Cross
# Charing Cross

Gas leak in London's West End causes 2am evacuation from hotel and nightclub

Jan 23rd 2018, 8:42 AM 6,999 Views 5 Comments

Almost 1,500 people were taken to safety.

# london - Friday 19 January, 2018

Dolores O'Riordan inquest adjourned until April
# Westminster Coroner
# Westminster Coroner

Dolores O'Riordan inquest adjourned until April

Jan 19th 2018, 10:47 AM 43,725 Views 25 Comments

The Met Police have confirmed that her death wasn’t being treated as suspicious.

# london - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Taxi drivers block London Bridge for hours in protest over Uber
# Uber Angry
# Uber Angry

Taxi drivers block London Bridge for hours in protest over Uber

Jan 18th 2018, 10:38 PM 22,654 Views 46 Comments

Uber has around 40,000 drivers in London and 50,000 in Britain as a whole.

# london - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Youtube star wins landmark revenge porn case, proposes to girlfriend on court steps
# London
# London

Youtube star wins landmark revenge porn case, proposes to girlfriend on court steps

Jan 17th 2018, 10:50 PM 41,552 Views 23 Comments

Chrissy Chambers had been seeking to have videos of her and her ex-boyfriend removed from the internet for nearly five years.

# london - Sunday 14 January, 2018

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026
# London Eye
# London Eye

Here's what London's skyline will look like in 2026

Jan 14th 2018, 1:00 PM 29,447 Views 26 Comments

Six of the 13 upcoming developments will have free public viewing galleries.

# london - Friday 12 January, 2018

London couple admit attempting to burn body of French nanny, but deny murder
# London
# London

London couple admit attempting to burn body of French nanny, but deny murder

Jan 12th 2018, 10:00 PM 26,390 Views 0 Comments

Sabrina Kouider and her partner Ouissem Medouni today admitted perverting the course of justice by attempting to burn the body of 21-year-old au pair Sophie Lionnet.

Donald Trump has cancelled his planned visit to the UK
# London Not Calling
# London Not Calling

Donald Trump has cancelled his planned visit to the UK

Jan 12th 2018, 7:05 AM 21,175 Views 70 Comments

Trump was supposed to attend the opening of a new embassy in London next month.

# london - Thursday 11 January, 2018

Ecuador has granted Julian Assange citizenship
# Wikileaks
# Wikileaks

Ecuador has granted Julian Assange citizenship

Jan 11th 2018, 5:37 PM 24,072 Views 110 Comments

Ecuador had asked London to recognise Assange as a diplomat so that he could be granted safe passage out of the UK.

# london - Monday 8 January, 2018

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'
# Dating Site
# Dating Site

Couple were 'preparing to carry out chemical and bomb attacks in UK'

Jan 8th 2018, 10:59 PM 40,176 Views 0 Comments

The couple, who met on a dating site, support the so-called Islamic State, a London court was told.

# london - Friday 5 January, 2018

'Serious questions' raised as victims were not told about release of 'black cab rapist'
# London
# London

'Serious questions' raised as victims were not told about release of 'black cab rapist'

Jan 5th 2018, 9:06 AM 19,940 Views 43 Comments

John Worboys was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting several women.

# london - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man found dead after fall at construction site in London's Canary Wharf

Jan 2nd 2018, 3:24 PM 21,812 Views 10 Comments

The man is believed to have fallen into a deep trench at the site.

# london - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

Goldman Sachs says it is 'considering options' after report of UK jobs moving to Dublin
# Brexit
# Brexit

Goldman Sachs says it is 'considering options' after report of UK jobs moving to Dublin

Dec 27th 2017, 4:47 PM 24,929 Views 40 Comments

The company’s the European asset management business is set for changes.

# london - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

Panic on London's main shopping street amid inaccurate reports of shots fired
# Oxford Street
# Oxford Street

Panic on London's main shopping street amid inaccurate reports of shots fired

Dec 26th 2017, 6:05 PM 24,699 Views 18 Comments

Police say that one woman was injured.

# london - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub
# ARTHUR COLLINS
# ARTHUR COLLINS

Ex-partner of reality star jailed for 20 years following acid attack outside London nightclub

Dec 19th 2017, 10:40 PM 31,051 Views 36 Comments

Arthur Collins had been found guilty of 14 counts of assault.

Two missing children found after search in London
# Appeal
# Appeal

Two missing children found after search in London

Dec 19th 2017, 1:05 PM 55,849 Views 13 Comments

Their mother was taken to hospital last night.

# london - Friday 15 December, 2017

'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London
# John Nolan
# John Nolan

'A terrible way to go': Police appeal for info after death of Irish pensioner found on fire in London

Dec 15th 2017, 8:37 AM 23,141 Views 11 Comments

John Nolan, aged 70, died in hospital on 17 September after sustaining serious injuries while out walking.

# london - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

UK bookshop selling tea towels saying 'F*** the DUP'
# Housmans
# Housmans

UK bookshop selling tea towels saying 'F*** the DUP'

Dec 13th 2017, 12:23 PM 42,742 Views 88 Comments

Housmans Bookshop calls itself a “long-running radical bookshop”.

Appeal after baby's ashes stolen in Belfast burglary
# Ballygomartin Road
# Ballygomartin Road

Appeal after baby's ashes stolen in Belfast burglary

Dec 13th 2017, 9:17 AM 8,479 Views 6 Comments

There was also a case of a child’s ashes being stolen in London earlier this week.

# london - Friday 8 December, 2017

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail
# Ammonia
# Ammonia

Two London men who sprayed corrosive fluid in the face of two women get 28 years in jail

Dec 8th 2017, 8:40 PM 51,519 Views 87 Comments

The men were part of a gang who robbed a store earlier this year.

# london - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

No jail time for man who put camera in Starbucks toilet
# London
# London

No jail time for man who put camera in Starbucks toilet

Dec 6th 2017, 10:12 PM 23,993 Views 21 Comments

A member of the public spotted the device last month and alerted the police.