A man has been arrested close to the scene of the shooting. The officer's injuries are serious but non life threatening, police said
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Monday 16 July 2012
London 2012 moved a step closer today for the 44 swimmers that will represent Great Britain as they arrived at the Olympic village for a brief stay before heading to their holding camp in Edinburgh in midweek.
Saturday 14 July 2012
The Downton Abbey actress came late to music but says it is her passion
Friday 13 July 2012
Blur are to play a live show for BBC radio ahead of their Hyde Park comeback and warm-up gigs.
Monday 25 June 2012
Reunited Blur are to debut new songs on Twitter.
Thursday 14 June 2012
With 43 days until the Games, the Government still has £476m left of its Olympic contingency fund, and ministers are "increasingly certain" they will deliver the event for significantly less than the £9.3bn agreed in 2007.
Thursday 14 June 2012
With six weeks to go, organisers say they hope to return up to £476m to Treasury
Thursday 07 June 2012
Speculation was growing today that Marks & Spencer is planning to shake up the financial services industry by launching a chain of bank branches.
Wednesday 16 May 2012
When Keri-anne Payne dives into the Serpentine on August 9, she knows she will have to be "the ruthless one" if she is to add the Olympic open water title to the world crown she won in Shanghai last year.
Tuesday 08 May 2012
Damon Albarn, the multi-faceted musician and lead singer of Blur, has criticised the Olympics for being "too corporate," despite agreeing to play a concert to celebrate the closing of the Games.
On The Road To 2012: I need to be in a pool improving my speed rather than training in lakes and rivers
Sunday 25 March 2012
Postcard from Würzburg
Wednesday 21 March 2012
In news to dismay many music fans, Stock, Aitken and Waterman are getting the gang back together for a reunion gig. But will Kylie come too? By Simon Usborne
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- 5 People will try to reduce Mandela to a lilting reggae tune about ‘love’. They will fail