Woolwich attack

Woolwich soldier attack: UK police arrest 3 more suspects

Three more suspects have been nabbed by British police in connection with the barbaric machete attack on a British Army soldier near military barracks in Woolwich in London.

May 26, 2013, 09:36 AM IST

UK univs crack down on `preachers of hatred` after Woolwich attack

Universities in Britain have been asked to draw up guidelines on handling preachers who have a track record of inciting hatred in aftermath of the Woolwich attack.

May 25, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

Woolwich attacker was `radicalized` in UK`s youth jail at 17

One of the two suspected terrorists, who hacked a British soldier to death on a busy London street, was radicalized in Britain`s most notorious youth jail.

May 25, 2013, 12:51 PM IST

London attack: Suspect was offered job by MI5, says report

Michael Adebowale, the accused in Woolwich murder, was reportedly approached by MI5 months six months before the killing with a proposal to work for the security service, a childhood friend had claimed.

May 25, 2013, 09:05 AM IST

London terror suspects were known to MI5

MI5 now faces a House of Commons inquiry after it was confirmed the two terror suspects arrested over his murder were known to the national security agency.

May 24, 2013, 16:07 PM IST

Woolwich attacker was known to banned Islamist group

The Independent has learned that the terrorist was also known as Mujahid.

May 24, 2013, 14:01 PM IST

UK-based cleric inspired Woolwich suspect to behead Islam enemies

The suspects behind the Woolwich beheading of a British soldier were reportedly inspired by the preachings of cleric Omar Bakri Mohammed.

May 24, 2013, 11:55 AM IST

Rapper tweets London attack live

"Ohhhhh myyyy God!!!! I just see a man with his head chopped off right in front of my eyes!," rapper Boya Dee live tweeted in horror as he saw the London terror attack unfold.

May 23, 2013, 13:40 PM IST