UPDATED ON FEB 03, 2020 10:24 AM IST
The police described the Sunday attack in Streatham as an ‘Islamist-related’ terror incident, which had similarities with the November 29 attack on London Bridge, when another convicted terrorist, Usman Khan, stabbed two people and wore a hoax explosive device.
London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON DEC 02, 2019 08:17 AM IST
Britain’s Boris Johnson revealed officials were scrutinising around 74 people with terrorist convictions who had been released early from prison like Usman Khan, who left jail last December and went on to stab two people to death in Friday’s rampage.
London | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2019 10:56 AM IST
Without providing any evidence, Islamic State said that the attack was carried out in response to its calls to target citizens of the countries that have been part of a coalition fighting against the jihadist group.
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2019 07:46 PM IST
Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who visited the scene of the attack, said he wanted to “toughen up sentences” so that those convicted of terrorism offences are not released early.
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 02:54 AM IST
Videos and photographs on Twitter showed several police cars and buses on the bridge and a truck straddling several lanes.
London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUL 08, 2019 06:23 PM IST
British police said they were called at 0415 GMT after reports that a man was climbing up the tower. He was talking to police and has not been arrested, they said.
Hindustan Times | By Karen Anand
UPDATED ON OCT 28, 2018 12:53 AM IST
“Wet” sausages, that need to be cooked, either in a frying pan or grilled, have become so much a part of the baggage of British national sentiment that people are often referred to as “you silly old sausage”!
Associated Press, London | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON MAY 30, 2018 11:45 AM IST
From investing in a multi-venue paid pass to visiting museums which don’t charge an entry fee, there are plenty of ways to enjoy London without burning a hole in your wallet.