Tag Archives: UK

Hong Kong Protests Reach Violent High as Students Clash With Police

 After two months of stalemate, the students attempt to block access to the government headquarters leading to intense clashes Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests descended into the worst violence seen so far early Monday, as demonstrators ended more than two months … read more

Swedish court upholds warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange

A Swedish appeals court has upheld an arrest warrant against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, wanted for questioning in a sexual assault case. The Court of Appeal refused Mr Assange‘s appeal for the detention order issued in 2010 to be revoked. … read more

British Police arrest a man on suspicion of financing terrorism

  British authorities on Thursday morning arrested a 27-year-old man on suspicion of financing terrorist acts, police said. Officers from the South East Counter Terrorism Unit made the arrest in Slough, about 20 miles west of central London. “Officers would … read more

16 years old boy murdered 61 years old teacher jailed for life

Ann Maguire had been a teacher at the school for 40 years

A 16-year-old boy has been given a life sentence after he admitted murdering Leeds teacher Ann Maguire. The boy stabbed Mrs Maguire, 61, in the neck and chased her from a room at Corpus Christi Catholic College, then sat at … read more