Attack

Police Hunt Intruders Who Beat Pensioner So Badly His Injuries Were Deemed 'Too Graphic' For Colour Images (GRAPHIC PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.04.2014 | UK

Police are appealing for information about an attack on a couple in their Nottingham home. The injuries sustained by the man, 64, and his wife, 63...

Man Sees Pregnant Wife Stabbed Live On Video Chat

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.11.2013 | UK

A heavily pregnant woman was stabbed repeatedly as her horrified husband watched on helplessly from overseas, it has been revealed. Rachel Poole, 3...

The Real Hit-Girl? Nine-Year-Old Fights Off Attacker

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

A nine-year-old girl fought off an attacker who grabbed her as she played hide and seek with friends, police said. The girl was playing in the gard...

Northern Ireland Mortar 'Had Helicopter Target'

PA | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK

A bid by dissident republicans to attack a police helicopter near the Irish border may have been foiled, it emerged tonight. A mortar device pointi...

Acid Attack On UK Women On Zanzibar

PA | Posted 08.08.2013 | UK

Two young British women have been attacked with acid on the east African island of Zanzibar, reports say. The women had the corrosive substance thr...

Eddie Kidd's Estranged Wife Jailed For Attack

PA | Posted 01.08.2013 | UK

The estranged wife of paralysed former motorbike stunt rider Eddie Kidd has been jailed for five months after she admitted assaulting him. Samantha...

'Mosque Bomb' Terror Suspect Charged With Murder Of Mohammed Saleem

PA | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK

A 25-year-old Ukrainian man has been charged with murdering an 75-year-old grandfather as he walked home from a mosque, police have said. West Midl...

Terror Suspect Held In Murder Probe

PA | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK

One of two Ukrainian men being held over bomb attacks near three mosques has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 75-year-old Asian man. West ...

Woman Given Life Sentence For Cutting Off Husband's Penis And Throwing in Waste Disposal

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK

A woman has been sentenced to life in prison for cutting off her ex-husband's penis and throwing it in the waste disposal. Catherine Kieu, from Cal...

A Call for the Media to Address Islamaphobia

Tasnim Nazeer | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK
Tasnim Nazeer

A pregnant Muslim woman who was attacked for wearing a veil on Thursday in the Paris suburb of Argenteuil suffered a miscarriage and lost her baby, he...

Woolwich Attacks Show Terrorism at Its Worst: Taking Advantage of a Media-Saturated Society

Natasha Clark | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Natasha Clark

We cannot stereotype, or blame. This is not purely a race issue, or purely a religious issue. And while the English Defence League have every right to feel angry at the unprecedented, vile attack on one of their citizens, it does not give them the right to promote further hate.

Man Found Dead Next To Seafront Pitch And Putt Course

PA | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

Detectives are investigating the death of a middle-aged man whose body was found next to a seafront pitch and putt course. Police were called to ne...

Toddler Nearly Blinded In Hawk Attack

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.11.2012 | UK

A toddler was nearly blinded after being attacked by a pet hawk. Alfie Hall was on a family day out when the bird of prey swooped and gouged his f...

Man Stabbed With Own Samurai Sword After Attempting To Ward Off Intruders

PA | Posted 14.08.2012 | UK

A man who tried to scare off intruders by waving a samurai sword was stabbed with his own weapon. The 65-year-old took the sword from a display in ...

Dane Bowers Arrested Over 'Conspiracy To Rape'

WENN | Posted 05.04.2012 | Home

Dane Bowers was quizzed by cops on Tuesday and arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to rape, according to a report. A woman claimed she was attacked...

Man Banned From Carrying Scissors After 'Bizarre' Attacks

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2012 | UK

A man has been banned from carrying scissors in public after he sneaked up on two unsuspecting women and cut their hair, police have said. Darren D...

Eric Joyce Describes Drunken Brawl As 'Fairly Spectacular Oops'

PA | Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Politics

Eric Joyce kept his promise to visit university students after his court appearance today - describing his drunken attack as a "fairly spectacular oop...

Teenager Stabbed 24 Times With 'Knives And Glass' In Frenzied Bus Attack

PA | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK

A teenager who had been enjoying an evening out with friends in south east London was attacked and stabbed 24 times in less than a minute, the Old Bai...

Gravesend Boy In 'Critical But Stable' Condition After Assault

PA | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

A baby boy admitted to hospital is in a critical but stable condition, police have said. Candlelit vigils were held in Gravesend on Saturday and Su...

Police Warn Against Vigilante Justice After 'Rape' Of Baby

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

Police have warned against vigilante justice after a 100-strong mob gathered outside the house where a four-week-old baby had allegedly been raped, ac...

British Terror Suspects Killed By CIA Drone Attack In Pakistan

PA | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK

Two British nationals are believed to have been killed in a US drone attack in Pakistan, family and friends of the men said. Terror suspects Ibrahi...

Dangerous Theatre

Dr Lynette Nusbacher | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Politics
Dr Lynette Nusbacher

From the point of view of nuclear deterrence this was ideal. A president who could be counted upon to order a nuclear strike, or one who could be counted on to refrain from ordering one, could be out manoeuvred. A president who was apparently irrational could not be.

Bomb Attacks In Nigeria Leaves 63 Dead, Says Red Cross (Video)

BBC | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK

A series of bomb and gun attacks in the north-eastern Nigerian town of Damaturu has killed at least 63 people, the Red Cross says. Witnesses said t...

China And Russia In Cyber Attack, Claims Government Adviser

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Politics

A Government adviser has accused China and Russia of carrying out cyber warfare attacks aimed at stealing national security secrets from other countri...

Police Condemn Train Attack

The Independent | Posted 10.10.2011 | UK

Police have described an attack on a train in which a bag was filled with stones and faeces and then suspended across a railway line as "abhorrent". ...