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PM May launches inquiry into Grenfell Tower disaster

Opposition Labour party backs May’s election plan

Britain’s largest opposition party, Labour, welcomed Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to hold a general election on June 8. “I welcome the prime minister’s decision...
Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police on Tuesday erected new barriers around Queen Elizabeth’s Windsor Castle home to boost protection a week after a man killed four people in...
Russia coy admits 'red river' spillage

Russia coy admits ‘red river’ spillage

The world's biggest Nickel producer has admitted a spillage at one of its plants was responsible for a river in the Russian Arctic turning...
BREAKING: Military coup in Turkey, martial law imposed

BREAKING: Military coup in Turkey, martial law imposed

An army group in Turkey says it has taken over the country, with soldiers at strategic points in Istanbul and jets flying low in...
PM May launches inquiry into Grenfell Tower disaster

Theresa May backs church in row over ‘Easter-less’ egg hunts

Prime Minister Theresa May added her voice on Tuesday to church leaders’ criticism of the omission of the word Easter from the name of...
28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

28 killed, 60 injured as terrorist attack Istanbul Ataturk airport

A gun and suicide bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed at least 28 people and injured up to 60. The Istanbul governor...
Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

One policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in central Paris on Thursday night, a police source said. A person who fired...
Merkel to meet UN refugee Chief in Berlin

Merkel to meet UN refugee Chief in Berlin

With the global migration crisis showing no sign of abating, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, is scheduled to meet UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo...
‘We can’t forget anguish of Boko Haram victims’ – UK

‘We can’t forget anguish of Boko Haram victims’ – UK

The United Kingdom has said that it was difficult to forget the stories of anguish that Boko Haram terrorists perpetrated against innocent people in...
UK police say working to reopen London Holborn metro station after smoke alert

UK police say working to reopen London Holborn metro station after smoke alert

The British Transport Police (BTP) said that they were working on the reopening of the Holborn metro station in central London after it was...