Home Secretary's comments come after judge rules that woman must remove full-face veil to give evidence during trial
Blackfriars Crown Court
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Thursday 14 January 2010
A loner with a modest lifestyle ran a secretive website where criminals traded information from stolen credit cards causing tens of millions of pounds of losses.
Tuesday 08 December 2009
A prison officer had an affair with the rapist behind an acid attack on TV presenter Katie Piper, it was revealed today.
Wednesday 05 August 2009
Armed officers were investigating reports that shots were fired at a police patrol outside a busy railway station today.
Wednesday 29 July 2009
A lawyer drowned herself after struggling to balance the demands of motherhood and her high-flying job, an inquest heard yesterday.
Wednesday 20 May 2009
Tuesday 06 January 2009
Passengers on a key London to Scotland rail route suffered yet more travel misery today when three separate incidents led to delays and cancellations.
Friday 19 September 2008
Britain's youngest terrorist was today locked up for two years after plans to cause death and destruction were found hidden in his bedroom.
Wednesday 20 August 2008
A former burger bar worker who recruited Islamist extremists online, including Britain's youngest terrorism convict, to stage a global "holy war" was jailed for 12 years yesterday.
Tuesday 19 August 2008
Monday 18 August 2008
Britain's youngest terrorist was behind bars today after a guide to death and explosives was found in the schoolboy's home.
Friday 08 August 2008
Around 1800, Richard Porson was regularly found under the table in the Cider Cellar, a subterranean drinking den in Covent Garden. The decline of this ragged, hopeless drunk would scarcely be worthy of mention if Porson wasn't also Regius Professor of Greek at Cambridge and "an intellectual literary giant".
Tuesday 05 August 2008
One of London's busiest Tube stations is to shut for nearly three years, it was announced today.
Thursday 27 October 2005
Friday 14 October 2005
Tuesday 27 April 2004
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
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If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
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