Nikhil Kumar reports from New York as President Obama flies in to survey storm-ravaged East Coast
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Monday 27 February 2012
Tonight; a low-ceilinged, Lilliputian basement in a pub off Hackney Road. Tomorrow night; a high-ceilinged, velvet-clad hyper-venue in Mornington Crescent with a capacity nearing 2,500.
Tuesday 21 June 2011
Playing on the third night of this year's Meltdown, curated by Ray Davies, the alternative rock trio from Hoboken, New Jersey, more than match the high standards set on the two previous evenings by cult acts The Legendary Pink Dots, The Crazy World of Arthur Brown and The Fugs.
Friday 06 May 2011
On 6 May 1937, the Hindenburg airship, one of the largest flying machines ever created, suddenly caught fire as it was coming in to land in Lakehurst, New Jersey.
Saturday 19 March 2011
A man has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead in a house.
Saturday 27 March 2010
Saturday 05 September 2009
Monday 10 August 2009
While families and friends mourn the loss of loved ones in a mid-air collision over the Hudson River, divers today return to the murky waters to resume their search for bodies and wreckage.
Sunday 09 August 2009
Nine people died when a sightseeing helicopter and a small aeroplane collided over New York's Hudson River yesterday, killing all on board.
Saturday 08 August 2009
A small plane carrying three people collided with a tour helicopter carrying about a half-dozen people over the Hudson River today, sending debris into the river and onto the New Jersey waterfront. New York City fire department officials on the scene said it appeared there were fatalities.
Friday 24 July 2009
Agents from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies arrested more than 40 elected officials and Jewish community leaders in New Jersey and Brooklyn yesterday as part of a corruption investigation involving money laundering, bribes and human organs.
Sunday 12 July 2009
Exclusive: Young people ‘want UK to stay in Europe’: Four in 10 adults aged 18 to 24 are ‘firmly in favour’ of membership, poll shows
Tom Daley ‘is gay because his father died’ says UK evangelist
Iain Duncan Smith leaves Commons food banks debate early
Kiss and yell: Italian protester charged with sexual assault after kissing riot police officer
PM denies two child limit for benefits is part of Tory welfare policy
Anachronistic and iniquitous, grammar schools are a blot on the British education system
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