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Mile End murder: man charged

Lamar Stewart: murdered in Mile End, aged just 21.

POLICE HAVE charged Salman Ahmed, 22, of no fixed abode, with murder of Lamar Stewart. A 21 year old man who had been arrested on suspicion of murder is still on bail as detectives continue their investigation. Lamar lived in ...

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Gaza under attack after Trump U-turn

Palestinian demonstrators gather to protest at Trump's statement.

THE NEWLY confident Israeli state has attacked Gaza, causing at least four deaths, as tensions in Palestine escalate in the aftermath of US President Donald Trump’s public backing for the Israeli state’s claim to East Jerusalem. Three rockets were launched ...

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Hackney murder: two more arrests

Kaan Aslan

TWO MORE MEN have been arrested as police investigate the murder of Kaan Aslan, 20, on the Nightingale estate in Hackney – but police are still some way short of a breakthrough. Aslan was stabbed to death in the early ...

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Bingo! A story well told


Abdullah Raj IN THE YEAR when Ste­phen King’s It came out, I was a bit apprehensive about going to wa­tch another film abo­ut a clown. One clown is too many for a year. However, I went into the classy Charlotte ...

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