73
Tag Archives: London
  • No Immigration Checks On London Blaze Survivors: May

    British authorities will not conduct immigration status checks on those affected by a blaze that engulfed a tower block in west London, leaving at least 79 people dead, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday. On June 14, Grenfell Tower, a 24-storey social housing apartment block, home to man..

  • Plan Unveiled To Reduce London’s Dependency On Cars

    London Mayor Sadiq Khan unveiled plans that would see 80 per cent of travelling in the British capital is to be made by public transport, walking or cycling. The radical plan aims to reduce car usage in the capital by 3 million every day, reports Xinhua news agency. Khan also set an ambition t..

  • London Mosque Attack Suspect Identified
    London Mosque Attack Suspect Identified

    The suspect in the north London mosque attack that killed one person has been identified as a resident of Cardiff, Wales, who had previously voiced his hatred for Muslims, the media reported. According to witnesses, Darren Osborne, 47, shouted, "I want to kill all Muslims" as he drove a van in th..

  • London mosque attack suspect identified
    London mosque attack suspect identified

    The suspect in the north London mosque attack that killed one person has been identified as a resident of Cardiff, Wales, who had previously voiced his hatred for Muslims, the media reported. According to witnesses, Darren Osborne, 47, shouted, "I want to kill all Muslims" as he drove a van in th..

  • One Killed As Van Hits Worshippers Near London Mosque
    One Killed As Van Hits Worshippers Near London Mosque

    One person was killed and eight others were injured after a van rammed into a crowd of worshippers near a north London mosque, police said on Monday. A 48-year-old man was arrested following the collision just after midnight near Finsbury Park Mosque in Seven Sisters Road, reports the BBC. "Th..

  • A.R. Rahman Prays For London Fire Victims
    A.R. Rahman Prays For London Fire Victims

    Oscar winning composer A.R. Rahman on Sunday offered prayers to the families of the victims of the fire that engulfed the Grenfell Tower in London. The fire has claimed 30 lives and left another 28 people missing and presumed dead. "Dear residents of Grenfell Tower. We are extremely sorry to h..

  • 7 Moroccans Died In London Tower Fire
    7 Moroccans Died In London Tower Fire

    Seven Moroccan nationals died in the massive fire that engulfed a residential building in west London, the Moroccan Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Saturday. The ministry said Morocco's diplomatic missions in London are working closely with the British authorities to identify the victims,..

  • London Inferno Toll Reaches 30, Over 70 Unaccounted For
    London Inferno Toll Reaches 30, Over 70 Unaccounted For

    The deaths in the devastating Grenfell Tower blaze here have risen to 30 and more than 70 persons remain unaccounted for. Search was ongoing to find more bodies in the building, the Metropolitan Police said on Friday. At least 24 people remain in hospital, including 12 in critical care, said Metr..

  • London Fire Victims ‘May Never Be Identified’
    London Fire Victims 'May Never Be Identified'

    The London police on Friday said they may never be able to identify all those who died in the devastating fire that ravaged a 24-storey apartment block here. Authorities have so far confirmed 17 deaths in the blaze that erupted early on Wednesday at the Grenfell Tower, but warned that the toll co..

  • London Fire Toll Is 12, Likely To Rise
    London Fire Toll Is 12, Likely To Rise

    A deadly blaze that consumed a London tower block has killed at least 12 people and the death toll is likely to rise, police said on Thursday. As scores of volunteers plunged into a huge relief effort after the Wednesday blaze destroyed the 24-storey Grenfell Tower, authorities pledged to find ou..