Police given powers to seize passports of terror suspects

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4:24pm Monday 1st September 2014

UPDATED Police will be given temporary powers to seize passports at UK borders of Britons they suspect are travelling abroad to fight with terror groups, David Cameron has announced.

Coalition parties debate new terror plans

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9:09am Monday 1st September 2014

Negotiations between the two coalition parties over controversial plans to extend anti-terrorism powers continue today, in an effort to reach agreement before David Cameron addresses MPs.

Fatwa issued against those who join IS

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2:34pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Muslim leaders have issued a fatwa condemning British jihadis.

Bollywood stars 'Slam, The Tour' O2 Arena details revealed

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12:00pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Deepika Padukone, Madhuri Dixit Nene, Malaika Arora Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Abhishek Bachchan are among the stars set to perform in London in October.

PM announces new tougher terror laws

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3:22pm Friday 29th August 2014

David Cameron has announced new laws to crack down on terror suspects as he warned that extremism in Iraq and Syria poses a greater danger to Britain than al Qaida.

Astrologer £50k blackmail case is delayed

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12:21pm Friday 29th August 2014

A 49-year-old man accused of blackmailing a couple through a healing and astrology service has had his court case adjourned after it was revealed he is facing further counts of fraud.

British student: 'Give up weekly Nandos and fight for Allah'

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10:41am Friday 29th August 2014

A British student has boasted of joining the "golden era of jihad" and fighting for the Islamic State, in a new video.

Muslim and Jewish leaders united in call for peace

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10:45am Friday 29th August 2014

Muslim and Jewish leaders in the UK have called for followers of both faiths to "export peace" to Gaza and stamp out racism.

'Burq-Off!': The one-woman show by Nadia Manzoor comes to UK

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7:00am Friday 29th August 2014

A British comic writer plays no less than 21 characters in a new play sharing her experiences of growing up in a traditional Muslim family.

Shah Rukh is ambassador for 'Turn Back Crime campaign'

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11:15am Thursday 28th August 2014

Shah Rukh Khan has been unveiled as the ambassador for INTERPOL’s Turn Back Crime campaign to promote greater awareness of how each of us can have a role in preventing crime.

Superstar Superintendant from Lewisham to take part in India policing programme

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3:46pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Lewisham’s borough commander will be taking part in a programme in India to help train national police officers starting Tuesday.

'Because they were Asian, they didn't want communities to be in uproar about it'

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10:12am Thursday 28th August 2014

A woman has claimed she was groomed into a two-year sexual relationship with a man 10 years older than her, despite police knowing about it.

Man arrested over murder of Pakistani politician Dr Imran Farooq

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2:12pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

Detectives investigating the murder of an exiled Pakistani politician who was ambushed on his way home from work have made a second arrest.

Bollywood film production company to invest £13m in Manchester

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3:14pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

An Indian production company is to invest £13 million in the UK, the Deputy Prime Minister has announced, during a visit to a Mumbai film set as part of his UK trade mission to boost links between the two nations.

'Those who choose to fight abroad should be stripped of British citizenship'

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11:44am Wednesday 27th August 2014

British extremists who go to fight abroad should be stripped of their passports, the country's most senior police officer has said.

'Staff nervous about identifying ethnic origin of abusers'

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10:13am Wednesday 27th August 2014

No council employees will face disciplinary action in a town where 1,400 children suffered sexual exploitation in a 16-year period, the local authority's chief executive has said.

Man hit with wooden pole in Gravesend racist attack

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10:02am Wednesday 27th August 2014

A man has been assaulted with a wooden pole during a racist attack in Gravesend.

£400,000 seized and two arrested as part of Hajj fraud investigation

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8:53pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Two people have been arrested and an estimated £400,000 was seized in East London as part of an ongoing investigation into Hajj fraud.

A mother who wanted nothing more than the truth

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5:00pm Tuesday 26th August 2014

Fatima Khan is a name everyone of us should be synonymous with but we aren't. We know of the young girl Malala Yusufzai.

Clergy hails cultural links with India

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10:03am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Nick Clegg and Indian prime minister Narendra Modi have held talks on trade, climate change and education.

Call to end stop and search 'abuse'

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7:57am Tuesday 26th August 2014

Stop and search powers should be scrapped entirely after 40 years of alienation, a campaigner has claimed, despite moves by the Home Secretary and police forces to increase transparency.

Mum of three-year-old Mikaeel jailed

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12:49pm Monday 25th August 2014

A mother who killed her three-year-old son and hid his body in a suitcase has been jailed for 11 years.

New laws to tackle extremists to be introduced

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12:31pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

The Home Secretary is poised to bring in new laws to tackle British extremists in the wake of the horrific killing of American journalist James Foley by a jihadist with an English accent.

PICTURES: Million Dollar Arm screening Mayfair

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2:57pm Friday 22nd August 2014

Jon Hamm has said he could not resist the opportunity to play a good guy when he was approached about the role of a washed-up sports agent in his new film Million Dollar Arm, which has its UK premiere tonight.

India blocks film about killing of Indira Gandhi

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9:57am Friday 22nd August 2014

India has blocked the release of a film about the assassination of former Indian prime minister Indira Gandhi, saying it glorifies her killers and could trigger violent protests.

Pamela Anderson urges ban on animal testing in India

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7:00pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Former Baywatch star and Bigg Boss star Pamela Anderson has written to the Indian Health Ministry calling for a ban on animal testing.

Murder hunt after man stabbed to death in Southall

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9:45am Thursday 21st August 2014

DETECTIVES are involved in a murder inquiry after a man was stabbed to death in Southall last night.

YouTube taking action to remove beheading video

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4:11pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

YouTube is taking action to remove any video of James Foley's murder on its site and close accounts belonging to terrorist organisations, it said today.

Charity boss 'gave back £100,000'

4:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A charity boss accused of fraud gave back more than £100,000 to Government officials following a funding error, a court has heard.

Dismay at number of ethnic minorities working in TV industry

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12:36pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Stars including Idris Elba and Lenny Henry have told TV bosses they are "dismayed" at the poor numbers of people from ethnic minority backgrounds working in the industry and demanded money be set aside to improve the situation.

Users should shun beheading video in respect to James Foley

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11:16am Wednesday 20th August 2014

A campaign has been launched on Twitter urging people not to share the video purporting to show the murder of James Foley.

Journalist wanted to tell story of Syrian people

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10:20am Wednesday 20th August 2014

James Foley knew his job carried risks but "believed in what he was doing" covering the Syrian conflict, a friend said.

Disgust at killing of US journalist

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9:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014

British extremists are amongst the most "most vicious and vociferous fighters" in the Islamic State's ranks in Syria and Iraq, a jihadism expert has said.

Former headteacher back in post at Birmingham school

7:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

The former headteacher of a school caught up in the alleged "Trojan Horse" extremist Muslim takeover plot has returned to her old post.

Two arrests over container death

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4:50pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Two men are being held in police custody over separate allegations of people trafficking.

Kareena overjoyed at new wax figure in sari

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2:22pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Kareena Kapoor visited her wax figure at Madame Tussauds London and gave her glamorous new look her seal of approval.

Afghan Sikh found in container is named

9:13am Tuesday 19th August 2014

An immigrant found dead inside a cargo container has been named.

Thieves clear out pound shop

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9:19am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Thieves broke in to a pound shop stealing almost £5,000 worth of anti-dandruff shampoo, toiletries and floor cleaner.

'ESOL system letting down 700,000 migrants'

1:00am Tuesday 19th August 2014

Around 700,000 migrants are being "left voiceless" due to the Government's lack of a national strategy to teach English, a think tank has claimed.

UPDATE: Afghan Sikh immigrants were inside container for 18 hours

4:42pm Monday 18th August 2014

Afghan immigrants found after one of their group died are thought to have been inside a cargo container for 18 hours.

MUSIC REVIEW: Usman Arshad 'Pehchaan'

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7:00pm Monday 18th August 2014

With a title like ‘Pehchaan’, I couldn’t wait to hear this ‘trademark’ sound and see whether the song lived up to it’s name and rip into it, as I do.

Special outdoor screening of ‘English Vinglish’ in Ealing

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4:22pm Monday 18th August 2014

A Bollywood movie is to be shown at a special outdoor screening in Ealing next week.

Brothers jailed for Pakistan people smuggling

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2:59pm Monday 18th August 2014

Two brothers who provided a "bespoke travel service" for Pakistani nationals who had overstayed their student visa have been jailed for people smuggling.

13 children among immigrants found in container

10:21am Monday 18th August 2014

Thirteen children aged as young as one were among the Afghan immigrants rescued from a shipping container in Essex on Saturday.

Masked robbers tie up shop workers in violent raid

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9:53am Monday 18th August 2014

Masked robbers tied up shop workers and stole cash and cigarettes in a violent raid on Sunday.

Police make appeal to investors 'who lost millions'

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7:44pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Police are urging families who may have been affected by a foreign investment scheme to contact them.

Swirls of colour at Lord Krishna's birthday

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12:10pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Swathes of blue filled a temple as thousands of people dressed up as Hindu deity Krishna to mark his birthday.

Thousands turn out to hear Imran Khan challenge PM

11:15am Saturday 16th August 2014

Tens of thousands of protesters rallied in Pakistan's capital, defying pouring rain to demand the prime minister step down in the biggest challenge yet to the country's government.

Honeymoon murder suspect fit to stand trial

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9:28am Friday 15th August 2014

Honeymoon murder accused Shrien Dewani has been found fit to stand trial, in a move his wife's sister hailed as "a huge step in the right direction".

Labour and Conservatives join forces to condemn BNP's campaign against mosque in New Addington

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10:00am Friday 15th August 2014

Political rivals have joined forces to condemn a British National Party-led campaign opposing a mosque in New Addington. 




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