London Bridge Attack

Al Qaeda-inspired terrorist who targeted London bridge planned to carry out attacks in Kashmir

Nine years before Usman Khan killed two people in a stabbing spree on London Bridge, he was overheard by British security services discussing how to use an al Qaeda manual he had memorised to build a pipe bomb.

Dec 01, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

IS claims responsibility for London Bridge attack, calls attacker its 'fighter'

Islamic State said the London Bridge attack on Friday was carried out by one of its fighters, the group’s Amaq news agency reported on Saturday. The group did not provide any evidence.

Dec 01, 2019, 06:27 AM IST

London Bridge attacker had been convicted of terrorism offences but released last year

During the 2017 election campaign, London Bridge was the scene of an attack when three militants drove a van into pedestrians and then attacked people in the surrounding area, killing eight and injuring at least 48.

Nov 30, 2019, 21:49 PM IST

London attackers faked suicide vests for `maximum fear`

Fake suicide vests worn by the assailants in the London Bridge attack were made with disposable water bottles attached to leather belts, police revealed Sunday.

Jun 11, 2017, 18:32 PM IST

Scotland Yard arrests 29-yr-old in London terror attack case

Officers from the Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command, supported by the Territorial Support Group, arrested a 29-year-old man at a residential address in Newham, east London.

Jun 09, 2017, 18:51 PM IST

Anti-Muslim crimes spike in London after bridge terror attack: Mayor

Anti-Muslim crimes in the British capital have increased fivefold since the London Bridge terror attack, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said Wednesday, warning that police would take a "zero-tolerance approach".

Jun 07, 2017, 21:25 PM IST

London bridge attack: This football fan yelled “F**k you, I’m Millwall” at terrorists and fought with bare fists

Larner was rushed to the intensive care ward of St Thomas’ Hospital, where he was treated for knife wounds all over his body. 

Jun 07, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Police announce new arrest linked to London Bridge attack

British police on Wednesday said a 30-year- old man was arrested following the London Bridge terror attack which killed seven people and injured 48.

Jun 07, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Third London attacks suspect reportedly Italian: Moroccan

British police have confirmed the identity of two of the three attackers but had been retaining the name of the third while investigations.

Jun 06, 2017, 16:48 PM IST

UK imams refuse funeral prayers to 'indefensible' London attackers

Three knife-wielding attackers on Saturday had unleashed a terror rampage here, ploughing a van into pedestrians on the iconic London Bridge.

Jun 06, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Donald Trump calls for travel ban from 'certain dangerous countries'

Trump's executive order with regard to travel ban for people coming from six Muslim majority countries has been shot down by the US judiciary.

Jun 06, 2017, 12:23 PM IST

London attack: Pakistan-origin man among three attackers

British police and security services had previously investigated one of the Islamist militants who carried out Saturday's attack in London, but with resources scarce, he was not deemed enough of a threat to warrant close monitoring, police said on Monday.

Jun 06, 2017, 09:33 AM IST