Gulf Times - London
Man tells of using narwhal tusk to disrupt UK terror attack

Man tells of using narwhal tusk to disrupt UK terror attack

A man who used a narwhal tusk to tackle a knife-wielding attacker in London last month described on Saturday his ‘deep hurt’ at not being able to save the two people killed.

Climate activists escape punishment over London train protest

Climate activists escape punishment over London train protest

Three Extinction Rebellion climate activists who disrupted commuters by glueing themselves to a train or climbing on its roof in a central London business hub ...

London attacker released last year after terrorism offences, prompting recriminations

London attacker released last year after terrorism offences, prompting recriminations

The 28-year-old British man who killed two people in a stabbing spree on London Bridge before police shot him dead had been released from prison after a previous conviction for terrorism offences ...

London Stock Exchange lists QIIB's $300mn AT1 perpetual sukuk

London Stock Exchange lists QIIB's $300mn AT1 perpetual sukuk

The London Stock Exchange listed QIIB's $300mn sukuk the bank successfully issued last week as Additional Tier l Perpetual capital instrument.

Qantas completes 'double sunrise' test flight from London to Sydney

Qantas completes 'double sunrise' test flight from London to Sydney

Qantas Airways Ltd could place an order for planes capable of ultra long-haul flights early next year, the airline's chief executive said after he completed a 19 hour

Education minister opens new cultural attache office in London

Education minister opens new cultural attache office in London

HE the Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr Mohamed Abdul Wahed Ali al-Hammadi inaugurated the new office of the Qatari Cultural Attache in London

UK police say three boys among 39 Vietnamese truck victims

UK police say three boys among 39 Vietnamese truck victims

British police released the names of the 39 Vietnamese victims, including three boys, found dead in the back of a truck near London last month and said consultations had begun with Hanoi over repatriation of the bodies.

UK police arrest man and woman for human trafficking over truck deaths

UK police arrest man and woman for human trafficking over truck deaths

Police investigating the deaths of 39 people in a truck near London said they had arrested a man and a woman on Friday on suspicion of human trafficking amid signs that some of the dead may be Vietnamese.

Angry over Brexit, thousands gather in London demanding new referendum

Angry over Brexit, thousands gather in London demanding new referendum

The battle over Brexit spilled onto the streets of London on Saturday when tens of thousands of people gathered to demand a new referendum while lawmakers decided the fate of Britain's departure from the European Union.

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action

Climate protester scales London's Big Ben on final day of action

A climate-change protester climbed scaffolding around London's Big Ben tower at parliament on Friday, as nearly two weeks of action from the Extinction Rebellion group draws to a close.

Climate change activists target London's financial district

Climate change activists target London's financial district

Climate change activists targeted London's financial district on Monday blocking Bank junction, vowing a day of disruption for major institutions which they said were financing an environmental catastrophe.

Humpback whale found dead in River Thames east of London

Humpback whale found dead in River Thames east of London

A 10 metre (33-ft) humpback whale spotted in the River Thames earlier this week has been found dead just east of London and will now be handed over to scientists for an autopsy.