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22 February 2018 18:12 White powder sent to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle being investigated as 'racist hate crime'

The pair are due to marry on 19 May. A PACKAGE CONTAINING white powder and an allegedly racist message sent to Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle is being treated as a hate crime, UK police have said on. Officers from the Metropolitan Police’s counter-terrorism command were called in after the package was received on 12 February at a sorting 3

21 February 2018 22:16 Police investigating the murder of a man in front of his family make arrest

DETECTIVES INVESTIGATING THE murder of a man who was killed in front of his family in Belfast last week have arrested a 34-year-old man. The man was arrested in the Poleglass area of West Belfast under the Terrorism Act earlier today. Raymond Johnston (28) was shot dead in his living room in front of his partner and 11-year-old child Tuesday, 27 February 7

13 February 2018 10:09 Uzbek asylum seeker pleads guilty to terrorism over Stockholm truck attack that killed five people

Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom this morning. AN UZBEK ASYLUM seeker who confessed to wanting to mow down “infidels” in an April 2017 Stockholm truck attack that killed five people pleaded guilty to terrorism charges today as his trial opened. Rakhmat Akilov appeared in the Stockholm courtroom, handcuffed amid tight security, wearing 4

03 February 2018 10:21 Poll: Are you comfortable with your flight details being shared with other countries?

Ireland must shortly pass a new law in order to be compliant with EU security standards regarding flight passenger information. IT HAS BEEN revealed that the government must pass a new law in order to ensure that passenger flight details can be passed onto other EU countries (and others) and international police organisation Interpol. This is in order 7

30 January 2018 08:26 US ends ban on refugees from 11 'high-risk' countries

But Department of Homeland Security officials say they are working to implement new screening measures. THE US WILL resume normal processing of refugees from 11 countries that had previously only been admitted on a “case-by-case” basis. But Department of Homeland Security officials say they are working to implement new screening measures for applicants 8

07 January 2018 15:20 Explosion at Stockholm metro station leaves one dead and one injured

Local police say there is nothing to suggest the explosion was terror-related. A MAN HAS been killed and a woman was injured in an explosion at a Stockholm metro station. The explosion happened at the Vårby gard subway station with local police saying that witnesses reported seeing the man pick up an item from the ground before it exploded. Local media 13

03 December 2017 15:25 One person killed, others injured after car hits pedestrians in New York

The police don’t believe that the crash is terrorism-related. POLICE SAY A man drove into a group of people in New York City and then fled, leaving one person dead and several others injured, one critically. Police say the driver targeted the victims in Queens and fled after striking them around 4.45am today (that’s 9.45am Irish time). Police are still 12

01 December 2017 20:20 Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months

He was 30km away from the attack in the Bataclan when it happened. A MAN WHO claimed to have survived the 2015 massacre at the Bataclan theatre in Paris, describing his brush with death in vivid detail although he was nowhere near the scene, was sentenced to six months in jail today. The court in Versailles, south of Paris, sentenced Cedric Rey, 29, to two years 15

02 November 2017 09:36 Profile: Sir Michael Fallon

He was considered Mr Reliable, surviving three decades on the political frontline and serving under four Conservative prime ministers. But it was a hand on the knee 15 years ago that proved to be the beginning of the end for Sir Michael Fallon. Amid a flurry of revelations of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour in the political world - themselves 37

02 November 2017 02:30 Attacker followed instructions posted by Isil on social media

Although officials said they had uncovered no formal links to Isil, or any other international extremist groups, the suspect planned his attack for weeks and carried it out in the name of Isil, according to NYPD deputy commissioner of intelligence and counter-terrorism John Miller. Police identified the suspect in the attack as 29-year-old Sayfullo Saipov 11