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Manslaughter charges possible in London tower block fire disaster: Police

Police have formally identified 60 of the victims, but painstaking forensic work to find human remains, some of them tiny fragments, among tonnes of debris inside the charred ruin is ongoing.

Sep 19, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
At least 58 feared dead in London tower fire, PM Theresa May admits failings

At least 58 feared dead in London tower fire, PM Theresa May admits failings

On Friday angry protesters chanting "We want justice" stormed their way into the Kensington and Chelsea town hall to try to confront the leaders of the local council. 
 

Jun 17, 2017, 23:15 PM IST
British PM Theresa May tries to quell public anger after deadly London fire

British PM Theresa May tries to quell public anger after deadly London fire

May was rushed away from a meeting with residents on Friday under heavy police guard as protesters shouted "Shame on you" and hundreds stormed a local town hall calling for justice.

Jun 17, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

Rain-screen cladding may have made London fire worse: Reports

Rain-screen cladding is a double-wall construction that makes use of a surface to keep the rain out.

Jun 14, 2017, 21:17 PM IST
Fire engulfs London tower block; at least six dead, more than 70 injured

Fire engulfs London tower block; at least six dead, more than 70 injured

Flames raced through the high-rise Grenfell Tower block of apartments in the north Kensington area after taking hold around 1 am.

Jun 14, 2017, 16:17 PM IST
ICC Champions Trophy: MS Dhoni spends some quality time with wife Sakshi, daughter Ziva in England — See pics

ICC Champions Trophy: MS Dhoni spends some quality time with wife Sakshi, daughter Ziva in England — See pics

India will play their last Group B match against top-ranked South Africa in a do-or-die match at The Oval, London. The winner will go through the semi-finals.

Jun 10, 2017, 17:04 PM IST

Lodha Group buys Macdonald House in UK for over 300 mn pounds

The acquisition marks foray of Lodha Group into the UK real estate market. This is the third major asset purchase by the privately held firm in over last one year.

Nov 29, 2013, 11:05 AM IST

Half of buyers of central London property are foreigners

Neighbourhoods around Hyde Park, including Kensington, Mayfair and Knightsbridge, are classed as central London or "prime London". There has long been activity by foreign buyers in this area.

Oct 08, 2013, 20:54 PM IST

Adele buys USD 10 million London home

Singer Adele has reportedly bought a USD 10 million mansion in Kensington, West London.

Jun 17, 2013, 09:19 AM IST

Naomi Watts moving to Kensington?

Actress Naomi Watts, who will play Princess Diana in her upcoming film `Caught In Flight`, is reportedly setting up home in the posh location here to play the tragic royal on the big screen.

Jun 16, 2012, 09:36 AM IST