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London police shoot man dead after two injured in Streatham stabbing; treating it as terror-related incident, say cops
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London police shoot man dead after two injured in Streatham stabbing; treating it as terror-related incident, say cops

London’s Metropolitan Police said it is investigating a terror-related incident after a number of people were stabbed and officers shot a man Sunday.

Body of alleged 'stowaway' falls from Kenya Airways plane lands in London garden; probe underway
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Body of alleged 'stowaway' falls from Kenya Airways plane lands in London garden; probe underway

The body of a suspected stowaway who fell to his death from a Kenya Airways plane landed next to a man sunbathing in his garden in south-west London, a neighbour said

Protesters tear Indian Tricolour outisde British Parliament: UK govt apologises after anti-Narendra Modi protests in London
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Protesters tear Indian Tricolour outisde British Parliament: UK govt apologises after anti-Narendra Modi protests in London

UK govt has tendered apology on after Indian authorities complained that Indian flag in Parliament Square was pulled down, torn and stamped on by protesters

London's Oxford Street tube station closed after false terror alert, 16 injured; no evidence of shots fired
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London's Oxford Street tube station closed after false terror alert, 16 injured; no evidence of shots fired

Police rushed to London's busy Oxford Street shopping district after reports that shots had been fired, sparking fears of a terror incident and leaving 16 people hurt

Several pedestrians injured after car collides near London's Natural History Museum; police detain suspect
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Several pedestrians injured after car collides near London's Natural History Museum; police detain suspect

Police arrested a man near London's Natural History Museum on Saturday after a vehicle apparently drove into pedestrians, injuring a number of people

Vijay Mallya arrested by Enforcement Directorate in second money laundering case
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Vijay Mallya arrested by Enforcement Directorate in second money laundering case

Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya has been arrested in a second money laundering case filed by the Enforcement Directorate, the UK's Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) said on Tuesday.

London tube attack: Seventh suspect arrested in for terror incident at Parsons Green station
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London tube attack: Seventh suspect arrested in for terror incident at Parsons Green station

He has been taken to a south London police station where he remains in custody, Scotland Yard said in a statement.

London terror attack: Britain's threat level rises to 'critical' after blast injures 29 at Parsons Green station
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London terror attack: Britain's threat level rises to 'critical' after blast injures 29 at Parsons Green station

A homemade bomb planted in a rush-hour subway car exploded in London on Friday, injuring 29 people and prompting authorities to raise Britain's terrorism threat level to "critical," meaning another attack may be imminent.

Police continue hunt for arrow attacker who disrupted County Championship match at Oval
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Police continue hunt for arrow attacker who disrupted County Championship match at Oval

Police have appealed to members of the public to help them with their investigation as they continue their hunt for the person behind Thursday's extraordinary arrow attack at The Oval.

After intelligence failures resulted in terror attacks, Scotland Yard uses lie detector tests on informants
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After intelligence failures resulted in terror attacks, Scotland Yard uses lie detector tests on informants

Scotland Yard has started using lie detector tests on terror informants to ensure the quality of the intelligence is strong, according to a media report.

World's oldest emergency helpline 999 in United Kingdom turns 80
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World's oldest emergency helpline 999 in United Kingdom turns 80

The world's oldest emergency helpline 999 on Sunday completed 80 years of its existence in the United Kingdom with Scotland Yard celebrating the "cornerstone" of the British policing by organising several events.

London fire: Manslaughter charges could be filed following Grenfell Tower's failed safety tests, say police
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London fire: Manslaughter charges could be filed following Grenfell Tower's failed safety tests, say police

Manslaughter charges could be filed over London's deadly tower blaze, police said on Friday after finding that outside cladding had failed safety tests.

London van attack: Mosque imam saves driver from angry mob until police arrives
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London van attack: Mosque imam saves driver from angry mob until police arrives

Witnesses said that an imam from the mosque protected the driver of the van from angry members of the public until the police could arrive.

London: In a 'major incident', vehicle hits pedestrians outside Finsbury Park mosque; several feared dead, one arrested
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London: In a 'major incident', vehicle hits pedestrians outside Finsbury Park mosque; several feared dead, one arrested

A vehicle has hit pedestrians in the Finsbury Park area of north London and several people are injured, police said, adding that one person had been arrested

London fire: Death toll rises to 30, may reach 100 as more bodies remain in building
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London fire: Death toll rises to 30, may reach 100 as more bodies remain in building

The death toll in the horrific fire that engulfed a 24-storey tower in London rose to 30 on Friday amid fears that it could climb to over 100.

Man suspected of possessing knife arrested outside UK parliament
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Man suspected of possessing knife arrested outside UK parliament

London police arrested a man at the fence surrounding the British parliament on suspicion of carrying a knife.

London fire: Police confirms 17 dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, death toll likely to rise
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London fire: Police confirms 17 dead in Grenfell Tower blaze, death toll likely to rise

17 people have been confirmed dead in a London tower block fire. The toll is set to rise as there are no hopes of finding survivors.

London Bridge attack: Assailants originally planned to use a 7.5 tonne lorry, say police
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London Bridge attack: Assailants originally planned to use a 7.5 tonne lorry, say police

The terrorists involved in the London Bridge attack that killed eight, had tried to hire a seven-and-a-half tonne lorry to carry out the brutality, police said.

London attacks: 25 arrested for 'hate crimes' since 1 June
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London attacks: 25 arrested for 'hate crimes' since 1 June

Twenty-five people have been arrested in London for "hate crimes" since the 1 June terror attack killed eight people.

Scotland Yard hires first bi-gender police officer, issues two identity cards
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Scotland Yard hires first bi-gender police officer, issues two identity cards

A British police officer has been issued both male and female identifications, making her Scotland Yard’s first bi-gender recruit.