Labour easily held off a BNP come-back challenge at Barking and Dagenham, East London in the latest council by-elections.
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Saturday 16 July 2011
Police officers discovered around one million indecent images of children at a house in east London, Scotland Yard has revealed.
Tuesday 25 January 2011
A survivor of the 7/7 bus blast told today how she pushed to get on board minutes before it exploded.
Sunday 16 January 2011
Sunday 24 October 2010
A post mortem examination will be carried out today on a teenage boy who was shot dead after two balaclava-clad gunmen opened fire on a group of four young friends.
Saturday 23 October 2010
A murder inquiry was under way today after a teenager was shot dead, police said.
Tuesday 03 August 2010
Four men who murdered a couple in a bungled honour killing attempt were jailed for life today.
Thursday 01 July 2010
Tate & Lyle's historic sugars business was set to fall into US hands today after the firm agreed a £211 million sale.
Thursday 10 December 2009
Wednesday 26 August 2009
Friday 08 May 2009
On Tuesday the first of two semi-final competitions opens from the vast Olympiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Eighteen countries will be whittled down as viewers vote for their favourites to go through to the grand final on 16 May. Paddy O'Connell will be providing commentary on the proceedings while Sarah Cawood will meet the hopeful performers from all over Europe.
Wednesday 18 February 2009
Thousands of people would have died in a terrorist plot to detonate home-made bombs on seven transatlantic jets, a court heard yesterday.
Monday 26 January 2009
Two youths will be quizzed today over the death of a 15-year-old stabbed when violence erupted at a church hall party.
Monday 14 July 2008
Three men accused of plotting a series of suicide attacks on transatlantic jets pleaded guilty today to conspiring to cause explosions.
Friday 04 April 2008
Eight British Muslims came within days of blowing up at least seven transatlantic airliners using liquid bombs disguised as soft drinks in a suicide plot which would have led to "death on an almost unprecedented scale", a court was told yesterday.
Tuesday 26 February 2008
Mohammed Hamid, 50, dedicated his life to training the terrorists of the future, masterminding an east London gang and reaching out to countless other impressionable young Muslims.
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