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UK soldier wins appeal of Taliban war crime conviction

A London court today reduced the conviction of a British soldier found guilty of killing an injured Taliban fighter to manslaughter from murder, in a high-profile case that has divided the country.

Mar 15, 2017, 19:53 PM IST

UK Muslim duo get life, 45 years for murder of British soldier

A British Muslim man convicted of the murder of soldier Lee Rigby on the streets of London last year was on Wednesday sentenced to life in prison.

Feb 27, 2014, 00:50 AM IST

Muslim fanatics guilty of murdering British soldier

Two Muslim fanatics were found guilty today of murdering a British soldier whom they butchered in broad daylight on a London street.

Dec 19, 2013, 21:09 PM IST

Horrified witnesses describe London soldier murder

Traumatised witnesses saw two men run down a British soldier with a car on a London street before one of them took a cleaver to his neck, their murder trial heard on Monday.

Dec 03, 2013, 09:32 AM IST

British soldier killed in Afghanistan

A British soldier was shot dead in Afghanistan on Tuesday, the Ministry of Defence in London said, the first British loss of life in the conflict since April.

Oct 15, 2013, 23:17 PM IST

Mourners gather for London terror attack soldier`s funeral

Hundreds of mourners on Friday lined the streets outside a church in Manchester for the military funeral of a British soldier who was hacked to death on a London street by suspected Islamist terrorists.

Jul 12, 2013, 17:27 PM IST

Military funeral for soldier killed in London terror attack

Britain will hold a private military funeral for the soldier who was hacked to death in a terror attack on a London street in May.

Jul 04, 2013, 16:03 PM IST

London terror attack trial set for November

Two men accused of hacking a British soldier to death on the streets of London last month will stand trial on November 18.

Jun 28, 2013, 20:31 PM IST

Mother of two tried to talk down London terrorists

A mother of two is being hailed for her bravery after she attempted to talk down the two Islamic extremists who killed a British soldier on the streets of London.

Jun 23, 2013, 00:27 AM IST

London terror victim died of `multiple` wounds: Post-mortem

A British soldier, who was beheaded in a terror attack nearly a week ago, died of "multiple incised wounds" after being attacked by terrorists on a street here, a post-mortem examination found on Wednesday.

May 29, 2013, 22:26 PM IST

Afghan soldier kills British soldier, wounds 6

An Afghan soldier turned his weapon against foreign and Afghan troops in a southern province, killing one British soldier.

Jan 08, 2013, 21:08 PM IST

200-year-old intact remains of soldier discovered at Waterloo

In one of the best ever war finds, the intact remains of a young British soldier have been discovered at Waterloo, almost 200 years after Prussian and English troops defeated Napoleon.

Jun 13, 2012, 12:13 PM IST

Tributes paid to British soldier

The Taliban had claimed responsibility for
Scott McLaren`s mysterious death in Helmand province.

Jul 06, 2011, 12:08 PM IST

Taliban kidnap British soldier in Afghanistan

Hundreds of soldiers engaged in a search for a British soldier who has been kidnapped by the Taliban.

Jul 04, 2011, 20:15 PM IST

British soldier killed in Afghanistan accident

The soldier was on duty in Helmand Province when the incident occurred.

Feb 05, 2011, 11:47 AM IST

British soldier killed clearing bombs in Afghanistan

A British Army bomb disposal expert was killed by a blast while clearing explosive devices in southern Afghanistan.

Oct 20, 2010, 13:35 PM IST

British soldier killed by grenade in Afghanistan

A British soldier has died in a grenade attack while out on foot patrol in Afghanistan, officials have said.

Mar 27, 2010, 10:37 AM IST

British soldier jailed for refusing Afghan tour

A British soldier who refused to serve in Afghanistan and spoke out against the war has been sentenced to nine months in jail.

Mar 06, 2010, 12:20 PM IST

British soldier killed in Afghanistan explosion

A British soldier has been killed in an explosion in southern Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence said on Sunday.

Nov 01, 2009, 17:55 PM IST