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Tougher Prison Sentences Proposed To Stop 'New Category Of Terrorist'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK

Harsher terrorism prison sentences are needed to deal with a “new category of terrorist” who quickly plans and executes deadly but unsophisticated...

Hate Crimes Targeting Mosques In UK More Than Doubles In A Year

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK

Hate crimes targeting mosques and other Muslim places of worship across the UK more than doubled between 2016 and 2017. Police forces recorded 110 hat...

Sadiq Khan Demands Standing Ovation For London's Emergency Services

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 25.09.2017 | UK Politics

Sadiq Khan demanded a standing ovation for emergency service workers today after “one of the darkest times in London’s recent history”. During ...

Terror Arrests Surge To Record High In Wake Of London And Manchester Attacks

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK

Terror-related arrests have surged to a new record high as security services confront an unprecedented threat, new figures reveal. There were 379 arre...

May Trashed Her Brand As Badly As Ratner - Tory Pollster

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 25.08.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May’s dire election campaign trashed her own “brand” as badly as Gerald Ratner ruined his family jewellery firm, a leading Tory pollster...

Barcelona Terror Attack Could Lead To Extra UK Vehicle Rental Checks

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.08.2017 | UK

British drivers could face extra checks when renting cars and vans to ensure they are not extremists who are hiring vehicles to carry out terror attac...

UK Artists Launch 'Positive' Music Festival Following Rise In Acid Attacks And Grenfell Fire

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 15.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

In the wake of a rise in acid attacks and a string of tragic events that have hit the UK, including the Grenfell Fire and the London Bridge attacks, i...

Debates, Dementia Tax And Diane Abbott: Voters Reveal What Changed Their Minds In The General Election

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 02.08.2017 | UK Politics

Voters have revealed the top issues that made them change their minds about which party to vote for in the general election. British Election Study, w...

London Bridge Cop Who Charged Terrorists With Baton Describes Moment He Was Stabbed

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 28.06.2017 | UK

The police officer who charged the knife-wielding London Bridge attackers with just his baton has described how he immediately lost sight when one of ...

Police Clampdown On Fair-Right And Anti-Fascist Protests Due To 'Current Tensions'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.06.2017 | UK

Demonstrations in London by the far-right English Defence League and anti-fascist groups will be limited by police because of “current tensions”. ...

The Manchester Attack, One Month On

Darryl Morris | Posted 22.06.2017 | UK
Darryl Morris

The scene set around me, as the emergency services seemed to fall from the sky. Shrapnel wounds, groups huddled together, fathers comforting mothers, comforting children. I made my way through the city, now laced with armed officers, uncertainty ricocheting through the streets and returned to our studios for a night of rolling news. The show no presenter ever wants to host.

Hezbollah Is A Terror Group - Those Flying Their Flag Are Laughing In The Face Of Our Laws

Justin Cohen | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK
Justin Cohen

Hezbollah's record is as clear as groups who've visited their terror on the UK. It was responsible for some one of the worst terrorist outrages against Jews; killing 85 civilians at a community centre in Argentina 23 years ago and another six in the bombing of a bus filled with Israeli tourists in Bulgaria in 2012. As the group's leader Hassan Nasrallah put it: "If Jews gather on Israel, it will save us the trouble of going after them worldwide."

The Waugh Zone Tuesday June 20, 2017

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 20.06.2017 | UK Politics

1. WHITHER THERESA? The Cabinet meets this morning and the mood looks like being one of grim determination. Theresa May has a heck of a lot on her p...

Brewery Names Beer In Honour Of Millwall Fan Who Fought Back During London Bridge Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 19.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle

A Swedish brewery has named a beer in honour of Millwall fan Roy Larner, who fought back during the London Bridge terror attack. Frequency Beer Works,...

Thanks To Its Extraordinary Community, Borough Market Is Back In Business

Donald Hyslop | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK
Donald Hyslop

On Wednesday morning, something resembling normality returned to Borough Market. While our thoughts remain fixed on those killed, injured or struggling to come to terms with this horrific experience, and we will continue to offer as much support as we can to anyone who needs it, we are now starting to push past the horror and look to the future.

Anti-Terror Barriers Turn London's Blackfriars Bridge Into An 'Absolute Shambles' For Cyclists

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK

London’s Blackfriars Bridge has become an “absolute shambles” with thousands of cyclists being forced to “squeeze” through one lane due to s...

Muslims Hand Out Roses On London Bridge In Gesture Of 'Love And Solidarity'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK

Muslims have handed out thousands of roses at London Bridge in a display of solidarity. One week after an attack which saw eight people killed and doz...

Saudi Football Team Snub Minute's Silence For Victims Of London Terror Attack

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.06.2017 | UK

The Saudi Arabian Football Federation (SAFF) has issued an apology after its national team failed to observe a minute’s silence for the victims of t...

CCTV Reveals Moment London Bridge Attackers Were Gunned Down

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK

This is the moment the three London Bridge attackers were gunned down in a hail of bullets by Met Police marksmen. CCTV has emerged showing officers o...

Community Leaders Are Angry Authorities Missed Warnings Over London Bridge Attackers

The Huffington Post | Nitya Rajan | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

Community leaders from the area where two of the London Bridge terrorists lived have spoken out over their anger that authorities failed to heed warni...

Not For Wimps: The Pragmatic Case For Human Rights

David Anderson QC | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK
David Anderson QC

Human rights are not the preserve of the faint-hearted. Rather, they legitimise and strengthen both the fight against terrorism and the defence of democracy.

The Proof Theresa May Is Wrong To Blame Human Rights For Not Catching Terrorists

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

Theresa May is wrong to say human rights law stands in the way of the fight against terror, experts have told HuffPost UK. Under pressure after the Lo...

Keir Starmer Gives May A Lesson On Human Rights That 'Don't Damage Terror Fight'

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK Politics

Keir Starmer has dismissed Theresa May’s declaration she may change human rights law in an attempt to combat terrorism in the wake of the London Bri...

'Skateboard Hero' Becomes 8th Victim Of London Terror Attacks

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.06.2017 | UK

Police have confirmed the number of people killed in the London Bridge terror attacks has risen from seven to eight. The toll includes two Australian...

Security Cooperation With The EU Still At Risk In Brexit Talks, Confirms Theresa May

The Huffington Post | Owen Bennett | Posted 06.06.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May is refusing to take security cooperation with the EU off the table in the Brexit negotiations, despite the recent terrorist attacks to hit...