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Man stabbed near government offices in central London

A police spokeswoman said it was too early to say whether the incident was linked to the Home Office's work but there was no suggestion it was terrorism-related.

British police to investigate a leak of ambassador's memos

The leaked memos have cast a shadow over ties between Britain and the United States and taken centre stage in the contest to be the next British prime minister.


British Police arrest 4 after gay women are assaulted on London bus

A photo posted to her Facebook account shows Geymonat, her white shirt spattered red and a gash on her nose, and her girlfriend, her own face red.

British woman police officer sacked for 'racist' slurs against Indian restaurant staff

Katie Barratt allegedly made the remarks to her colleagues while she was drunk, but was not heard by the workers. An investigation was launched after senior officers were informed about what she had said in an inebriated state, the BBC reported.

UK police arrest four men suspected of planning far-right terrorism

Britain is on its second-highest threat level, "severe", meaning an attack is highly likely. The men, aged 22 to 32, were detained on suspicion of being involved in the commission, preparation and instigation of acts of terrorism and of being members of the National Action group.

UK police arrest woman over alleged torture during Liberia civil war

The 51-year-old was arrested in the east of the capital and searches were being carried out at two addresses in east London and central London, police said in a statement.


Leading Pakistani politician arrested in London

Hussain, who is 60, heads the Muttahida Qaumi Movement, or MQM, one of Pakistan's major political parties.

Suspicious packages sent to British military recruitment offices

British counter-terrorism police on Thursday said they were dealing with a series of suspect packages sent to a string of armed forces recruitment offices. Bomb disposal units have been called to deal with the packages, sent to at least six offices in southeast England, with police sources saying there was a “low-level” but “viable” threat. […]

Air India crew held in UK for smuggling cigarettes

British police Monday detained a cabin crew of Air India for allegedly smuggling 50 cigarette crates,each of which could contain up to 10,000 cigarettes

Russian tycoon in exile found dead,cops search home

Boris Berezovsky,a Putin critic,fled to Britain to escape ‘politically motivated’ fraud charges; cops treat death as ‘unexplained’