Anonymity lifted as it emerges he used a sharp object to cut away security tag before escape
MI5, Met Police Counter Terrorism Command and UK Border Agency join forces in manhunt
The ringleader had been lured to Europe over promises to work as an expert adviser on a documentary about high-seas crime
Women in my community worry that they won’t be a good Somali woman if they haven’t undergone FGM. This is a practice that continues to control women's sexuality
Religious riots sparked by the murder of a popular Islamist cleric have left four protesters dead in Mombasa, setting the city on edge two weeks after Islamist militants killed dozens of people in an audacious terror attack on a Nairobi shopping centre.
Ibrahim Omar and three others were shot dead as on Thursday
The group lives up to its name - which translates as 'Western education is sinful' - by shooting children taking exams and burning down dozens of schools
Foreign Office 'cannot rule out the potential for further British casualties'
If Barclays cut this service both Somalis and the Somali state will suffer
Ex-soldier emerges as one of the heroes of the shopping mall terror attack
Uhuru Kenyatta declares three days of national mourning after 61 civilians killed and 240 injured in terror
Update 26/09/13: Interpol has issued a Red Notice, or internationally wanted persons alert, for Samantha Lewthwaite at the request of authorities in Kenya. Here's what we know so far about the so-called 'White Widow'...
Shipping is coming under attack off West Africa and even in the Suez Canal, even as the trouble off Somalia eases
Two western-born Islamists killed in Somali al-Qa'ida squabble
True, there was no standing ovation. The TUC doesn’t do ecstatic. But in a speech sandwiched between debates on low paid youth - enlivened by the fact that the speakers were mostly young workers on low pay - and on rail privatisation, Miliband repeated that he was “absolutely determined” to reform the way union members donate to Labour. And survived.
The Islamist militant group al-Shabaab detonated two bombs at a packed restaurant in Mogadishu, the capital of Somalia, yesterday, killing at least 15 people and wounding 23 more.