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UK remembers 2005 bombings under shadow of Tunisia

Police officers take part in a wreath laying ceremony in memory of the victims
Britain is commemorating the 10th anniversary of the London suicide bombings which claimed 52 lives, starting with a wreath-laying ceremony at the Hyde Park memorial in honour of the victims.   David Cameron laid a floral tribute in the park at 8:50am, the time the first of four bombs was detonated on the city's transport system on July 7, 2005 by ...

Modi to visit Britain in November

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi is likely to make his maiden visit to Britain on his way to Turkey to attend the G20 leaders’ summit in Antalya scheduled for November 15 and 16, sources have said. Modi will stop over in London for th More News »

Sham marriage fixers caught on camera

SHAM marriage fixers who were caught on camera boasted they would get away with it because the authorities are too scared to intervene.   Hidden ITV cameras showed a man arranging a ceremony between a Pakistani migrant seeking More News »

Majority of Britons see Muslims as a threat

The majority of Brits regard Muslims as a threat to the UK and over a third of the total population believes that multiculturalism makes the country worse, according to a new poll. The poll, commissioned by the Huffington Post and&nb More News »

Two London teens have married IS fighters lawyer says

Two of three teenage girls who travelled from Britain to Syria sparking criticism of the police response have married Islamic State (IS) group fighters, the lawyer for their families have said. Kadiza Sultana, 16, and 15-year-olds Shamima Begu More News »
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