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www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

'Sword attack will leave close-knit community shaken'

Community in Hainault left shaken after a fatal incident involving a sword-wielding man and multiple injuries. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
1 week ago
London

Murder inquiry launched after woman stabbed to death in north London

Detectives have launched a murder inquiry after a woman was stabbed to death in north London. [ more ]
www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Man in hospital after 'life-threatening' stabbing near polling station

A man was stabbed near a polling station in Dagenham, leading to a police investigation and closure of a major road. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Sword-wielding man in hospital after murder arrest

Louisa Rolfe, Metropolitan Police assistant commissioner, addressed a recent incident in Hainault where a 14-year-old boy was killed, highlighting the arrest of a 36-year-old man suspected of murder but unable to be interviewed due to injuries. [ more ]
www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Teen still fighting for life after being shot and stabbed in Dagenham ambush'

Teenager in critical condition after being shot and stabbed near a polling station in Dagenham. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Murder arrest after woman in her 60s 'stabbed to death'

A woman died in Edgware after a stabbing incident. [ more ]
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#law-enforcement
www.dw.com
3 weeks ago
London

London: Boy dies after man attacks people, police with sword DW 04/30/2024

The incident in East London involving a sword-wielding man was not considered terrorism-related by the police. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
3 weeks ago
London

Man With Sword Stabs Several People in London, Police Say

Knife crime incident in northeast London during the morning commute hours resulted in five people being hospitalized. [ more ]
www.dw.com
3 weeks ago
London

London: Arrest after man attacks people, police with sword DW 04/30/2024

London police arrested a man wielding a sword after an attack, confirming it was not terror-related. [ more ]
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#sadiq-khan
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Full updating list of London mayoral election results

Change in voting system for London elections to first-past-the-post method. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault stabbing devastating and appalling,' says London mayor Sadiq Khan

Mayor Sadiq Khan expressed devastation over the Hainault attack, praising emergency services. A 14-year-old died, and the suspect, armed with a sword, is in custody after being tasered. [ more ]
BBC News
2 weeks ago
London

Having a Mayor: We now have a Mayor!

Sadiq Khan wins a historic third term as London mayor. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan elected London mayor for third term in further boost for Labour

Sadiq Khan won a third term as London mayor in a close contest with Susan Hall, navigating through strategic challenges and voter sentiments. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan has 'completely lost control' of London's streets, say families of victims

Knife crime in London has increased by 38% since Mayor Sadiq Khan took office. Families of victims blame lack of control and lenient policies for the surge. [ more ]
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#community-safety
time.com
3 weeks ago
London

Sword-Wielding Man Kills a 14-Year Old Boy and Injures 4 others in London

A 14-year-old boy was killed and four others were injured in a sword attack in east London, not being treated as terror-related. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

'Significantly injured' police officers need surgery after awful sword attacks

Two police officers require surgery after horrifying sword attacks in Hainault, leaving a boy dead. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault stabbing live: Several people attacked as man with sword arrested in London

Home Secretary James Cleverly receiving regular updates about the incident in Hainault. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Man with sword arrested in critical incident' after 'stabbing' at Hainault station

A critical incident in Ilford involved a man with a sword crashing a vehicle into a house, stabbing multiple people, including police officers.
Deputy Assistant Commissioner reassured no ongoing threat to the wider community and incident not terror-related. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Terrifying picture of sword-wielding man in Hainault

A man wielding a sword attacked multiple people in Hainault, with five injured and two police officers involved. No ongoing threat to community. [ more ]
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#safety-measures
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

British Airways flight from Bermuda to London evacuated after bomb threat'

Passengers were evacuated due to a bomb threat at LF Wade International Airport in Bermuda, causing flight delay but ensuring safety measures were followed. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Victoria station: Safety plea from victims' families after third woman hit by bus

Woman critically injured in bus collision at the same spot where two women previously died, prompting calls for increased safety measures. [ more ]
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#sword-attack
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Boy, 13, dead after sword attack in east London, police say

A 13-year-old boy died in a sword attack near a Tube station in east London. Four others were wounded, including two police officers, with none of the injuries believed to be life-threatening. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Critical incident' after reports of stabbing at Hainault tube station

Police responded to a sword attack outside a Tube station in east London, urging caution amid the ongoing situation. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
London

Detectives urgently investigating what led to man's sword rampage

Urgent investigation into a 22-minute rampage in east London involving a man armed with a sword that resulted in a 14-year-old boy's death and injuries to four others. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan issues statement after sword attack near underground station

The Mayor of London responded to a sword attack in Hainault where a man with a sword attacked multiple people, including police officers. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault 'sword attack': Pictures from station crime scene

Emergency services respond to a major police incident in Hainault, with reports of a man with a sword attacking multiple people. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault stabbing: Resident witnessed neighbour screaming he is in my house'

A neighbor witnessed a sword attack in Hainault leading to a 14-year-old victim's death, multiple injuries, and police officers requiring surgery. [ more ]
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#stabbing
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Everything we know about the Hainault tube station stabbing

Five people hospitalized after a sword attack near London tube station. [ more ]
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Boy, 13, dies after stabbing in Hainault 'sword attack'

A 13-year-old boy died after being stabbed in Hainault [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 weeks ago
London

A politically motivated killing of two Ukrainian's in Germany 'cannot be ruled out'

Authorities in Germany investigate stabbing of two Ukrainian soldiers by Russian national. [ more ]
Irish Independent
3 weeks ago
London

Man admits killing Irish grandfather (87) on mobility scooter in random attack

The tragic stabbing death of Thomas O'Halloran in London sparked grief and outrage in the UK and Ireland. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Woman dies on the roadside in Edgware after being fatally stabbed with killer still at large

Police launched a murder investigation after a woman was stabbed to death in north London. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Murder probe after woman 'stabbed to death' in busy road

A woman died after a stabbing in Edgware, sparking a murder investigation. [ more ]
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#knife-attack
Washington Post
3 weeks ago
London

Man wielding sword kills teen, wounds four others in London

Knife attack in London leaves teenage boy dead and several injured, including police officers. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
London

Man admits motiveless' killing of mobility scooter rider after leaving jail

The man pleaded guilty to manslaughter by diminished responsibility for a motiveless knife attack on an 87-year-old mobility scooter rider shortly after his release from prison. [ more ]
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#crime
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Horror five days in London sees five stabbed with three left dead

A series of stabbings occurred across London, resulting in five people injured and three dead. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after three injured at school

A 17-year-old was arrested for attempted murder after three were injured at a secondary school in Sheffield. [ more ]
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www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan makes history by winning third term as Mayor of London

Sadiq Khan wins historic third term as Mayor of London. [ more ]
#child-abuse
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Special school pupils tortured' in calming rooms, investigation claims

Children with special needs at Whitefield School faced abuse, isolation, and mistreatment as revealed by leaked documents and CCTV footage. [ more ]
BBC News
2 weeks ago
London

Cliff Mitchell: Ex-Met PC jailed for 13 years for multiple counts of rape

Former Metropolitan Police officer sentenced to over 13 years for 10 counts of rape, including child rape. [ more ]
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#fatal-stabbing
www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault 'sword attack' - Everything we know so far

A tragic incident in London resulted in a 14-year-old boy's death and injuries to multiple individuals, including police officers. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 week ago
London

In pictures - crime scene still in place after woman 'stabbed to death'

A woman was stabbed to death in Edgware, leading to a crime scene and a suspect's arrest. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Loving uncle', 38, stabbed to death in Tower Hamlets named

A son and uncle, Jack Hague, was fatally stabbed in east London. The investigation is ongoing, with no arrests made yet. [ more ]
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#london-underground
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Panicked' passengers smash out of smoke-filled tube at south London station

Passengers panicked due to smoke, broke train windows to escape, highlighting safety risks during emergencies in London Underground. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 week ago
London

Clapham Common incident exposes gaps in London Underground staff training, RAIB finds

London Underground staff unprepared for passengers breaking windows to evacuate, highlighting the need for better training and communication. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan gives speech after being elected London mayor for third term video

Sadiq Khan re-elected as Mayor of London with 61.2% of the vote. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan wins historic third term as London mayor

Sadiq Khan re-elected as Mayor of London for a historic third term. [ more ]
#london-drugs
Theregister
3 weeks ago
London

'Cybersecurity incident' closes London Drugs' pharmacies

London Drugs closed all stores due to a cybersecurity incident [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 weeks ago
London

All London Drugs stores remain closed after 'cybersecurity incident' | CBC News

London Drugs stores closed due to a cybersecurity incident in Western Canada, prioritizing customer care and data security. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 weeks ago
London

Phone lines restored, Canada Post outlets reopen on Day 5 of London Drugs store closures | CBC News

London Drugs resolved phone line issue and Canada Post services back after a cybersecurity incident. [ more ]
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Washington Post
3 weeks ago
London

King Charles is back at work after cancer diagnosis. He looks good.

King Charles III returns to work after cancer diagnosis, visits cancer hospital in London for a symbolic outing. [ more ]
#tragedy
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Moment police taser sword-wielding Hainault suspect caught on doorbell camera

A 14-year-old boy died and four others were injured in a sword attack in east London. The suspect was tasered by the police. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Tributes flood in for boy killed in Hainault attack as thousands raised for family

Community mourns a beloved schoolboy, Daniel Anjorin, killed in a tragic sword attack on his way to school. [ more ]
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www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
London

Mental health services key to preventing violent crimes, says Khan

Cuts to mental health services contribute to violent crimes, preventable with proper treatment and addressing root causes. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Too much woke and not enough awake, Sadiq. It's got to stop

London is facing a surge in crime with brazen thefts and attacks happening regularly, leading to a sense of fear and helplessness among residents. [ more ]
BBC News
3 weeks ago
London

London mayor election: Bots, misleading URLS cause voter confusion

Voters facing fake news challenges in London mayor election. [ more ]
Nature
2 weeks ago
London

Accurate structure prediction of biomolecular interactions with AlphaFold3 - Nature

Multiple authors contributed equally and supervised the work, demonstrating collaborative efforts in research projects. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Former Met Police officer branded the devil' as he is jailed over multiple rapes

Former Metropolitan Police officer Cliff Mitchell jailed for life for multiple counts of rape, described by victims as 'the devil'. Victims' traumatic experiences highlight abuse of power and betrayal. [ more ]
#uber
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

10,000 London cabbies sue Uber for 250 million over taxi-booking rules

London cabbies are suing Uber for breaching taxi-booking rules, which could cost the company over 250 million. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

London black cab drivers sue Uber for 250million over taxi-booking rules

Uber is being sued by over 10,000 London cab drivers for breaching taxi-booking rules, which could result in a claim worth over $250 million. [ more ]
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#protest
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

Those two weeks felt how the world should be': the young single mums who took on the housing crisis and won

Protesters occupied empty council flats, highlighting housing crisis and social cleansing in London. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

Lots of fear': how the Rwanda deportation crackdown led to panic and protests

Protesters successfully halted the deportation of an asylum seeker in London through organized resistance and social media mobilization. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Prime Minister urged to open investigation into gutter politics' Facebook groups

Rishi Sunak's failure to address Conservative-run Facebook groups' misconduct is criticized by Labour. [ more ]
www.barkinganddagenhampost.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Urgent appeal for east London teenage girls

An urgent appeal has been made by the police for two missing 14-year-old girls from east London. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

London Zoo is almost 200 years old and is appealing for your family memories

Preserving oral history of the zoo's connections with wildlife over two centuries through 'History Hive' project for bicentenary exhibition in 2026. [ more ]
#knife-crime
NewsChain
3 weeks ago
London

Knife crime in London: What the latest figures show

Knife crime offences in London rose in 2023 but haven't reached pre-pandemic levels. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Three men stabbed to death in horrific London bank holiday weekend violence

Three men were stabbed to death during a bank holiday weekend in London, highlighting the rising knife and gun crime in the city. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Knife crime charity boss gives chilling warning after London sword attack

Knife crime charity boss issues warning after 14-year-old boy stabbed to death in London. [ more ]
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#climate-change
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

London's flood defences will need to be half metre higher in future due to climate change

Flood defence walls in London need to be higher due to climate change threats. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

London seeing 'more days above 30C' amid call for climate change action

London needs to adapt urgently to increased heat, with temperatures rising and extreme heat becoming more frequent. [ more ]
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www.mediaite.com
2 weeks ago
London

BBC Accused of Rigging Recruitment, Unfair Pay As Four News Presenters Bring Discrimination Complaint

News presenters accuse BBC of rigging recruitment processes and discrimination. [ more ]
#community-impact
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Mammoth 1bn skyscraper scheme approved near Blackfriars Bridge

Southwark Council approved a scheme for a 195m office block and two residential towers, despite concerns about impacts on views and objections from Westminster City Council and local residents. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Hainault attack not terror-related' - police

The critical incident near Hainault station involving a man carrying a sword was not terror-related. [ more ]
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www.ilfordrecorder.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Predator ensnared teenage girl on Snapchat before raping her

The predator Hamza Nasir, who raped a teenage girl he met on Snapchat, has been jailed for 14 years. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Family of boy killed with sword on way to school pay tribute to amazing' son

The family of the boy killed in the London sword attack pays tribute to their son, expressing devastation and gratitude for the community support. [ more ]
#music
www.standard.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

South by Southwest festival that featured Dua Lipa and Duchess of Sussex coming to London

South by Southwest festival is expanding to London, bringing its unique blend of music, film, and technology to the UK capital. [ more ]
Consequence
1 week ago
London

SXSW expands to London in 2025

South by Southwest is expanding to London in June 2025. [ more ]
moremusic
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Grim 24 hours in London sees two stabbed with one left dead

London experienced two stabbings, with one resulting in a fatality in Bethnal Green on May 5-6. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 weeks ago
London

Unruly Passenger Must Pay United Airlines $20,638 for Disrupting Flight

A passenger was ordered to pay United Airlines $20,638 in restitution for interfering with a flight crew, diverting the flight, and causing disruption. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 weeks ago
London

Who won the London mayoral election?

London Mayoral Election 2024 has concluded with a list of diverse candidates including incumbent Sadiq Khan and a variety of party representatives. [ more ]
ianVisits
1 week ago
London

South by Southwest (SXSW) is coming to London

SXSW, a renowned festival in Austin, is expanding to London in 2025, potentially growing into a significant annual event.
SXSW London will offer a mix of talks, music, tech innovations, visual arts, design, and fashion programming across various venues in Shoreditch. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
3 weeks ago
London

Former priest who abused boys as young as five in his London church jailed

Former priest James Murphy, 77, sentenced to 31 months for indecent assaults against boys aged 5-11 in south-east London from 1975-1988. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
3 weeks ago
London

Tell us: how have you been affected by the incident in Hainault?

A man with a sword has been arrested after an attack on members of the public and police officers in Hainault, north-east London. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

Sadiq Khan's win heralds even bigger Labour victory at general election

Despite Tory confidence pre-counting, Sadiq Khan's victory in the London mayoral election surprised many, demonstrating the danger of premature assumptions. [ more ]
Time Out London
3 weeks ago
London

It's official: two London museums are the best in the UK

London has two institutions shortlisted for the Art Fund Museum of the Year award 2024. [ more ]
London Business News | Londonlovesbusiness.com
3 weeks ago
London

London business confidence falls in April

Business confidence in London dropped to 43% in April, with concerns about business prospects and the economy impacting overall sentiment. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 week ago
London

Murder probe after men who came to UK for better life' killed in arson attack

A murder probe has been launched following the death of two immigrant men in a house fire in east London. [ more ]
www.theguardian.com
2 weeks ago
London

London mayor among the results due after Tories crushed in local elections live

Boris Johnson turned away from polling station for lack of valid ID, highlighting the need for photo ID requirement introduced during his time in office. [ more ]
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