9/11: What bystanders saw
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9/11: What bystanders saw
More than 100 people gathered at General Gordon Square in Woolwich to hold a vigil in memory of 15-year-old Tamim Ian Habimana, who was stabbed to death while walking home in south-east London. His mother, Hawa Haragakiza, called for more to be done to protect people on the UK’s streets.
US records largest annual increase in murders in six decadesNational murder rate rises nearly 30%, with figure increasing across all regions and from small towns to cities The increase in murders does not erase safety gains since 1991. Photograph: Jay Paul/Reuters
Five-year-old regrets first rollercoaster ride
Covid has wiped out years of progress on life expectancy, finds studyPandemic behind biggest fall in life expectancy in western Europe since second world war, say researchers The study analysed data from 29 countries and found 27 had experienced reductions in life expectancy. Photograph: Jorge Mantilla/NurPhoto/Rex/Shutterstock
The Benchmarking Partnership released estimates on missed blood tests based on data collected from six UK testing centres.
With approval ratings as high as 80 percent, German Chancellor Angela Merkel leaves office with support that leaders across the world can only envy. But her popularity wasn't enough to lead her conservative bloc to victory in Sunday's elections. Instead, the CDU/CSU plummeted to historic lows, gathering just over 24% of the vote compared to the centre-left SPD's 25.7%. So what might a post-Merkel Germany look like? And can French politicians learn anything from the experience as they prepare for presidential elections in April of 2022? Leo Klimm, a German journalist based in France, joined us for Perspective.
South Korea says North Korea has fired an unidentified projectile into the sea
Scientists studied a period 230 million years ago when the world underwent major environmental changes.
When she steps down as German chancellor after the federal elections on Sunday, Angela Merkel will be leaving as, indisputably, the senior leader in the EU, the G7 and the Western Alliance. In that time there have been five UK prime ministers and four US presidents. A woman brought up in communist East Germany and a Berliner, she embodied the new unified Germany which was established in 1990 following the collapse of the Berlin Wall and Soviet domination of Eastern Europe.
In the current climate, the last thing anyone wishes to do is spark a rash of panic-buying. Goodness knows we’ve quite enough of that at the moment, what with all the chaos at the petrol pumps.
Small boats arrivals in 2021 now stand at more than double the figure for the whole of 2020, when 8,417 people crossed the Dover Strait.
Home and Away's Nikau Parata worries about his ex-girlfriend Bella Nixon on UK screens next week as she prepares to give up on her dreams.
Security has been tightened around Dutch prime minister Mark Rutte after spotters were reported to be seen scoping out his movements
Swipe comes as Labour leader wins conference support for rulebook reforms
The two F1 championship contenders crashed last time out at Monza.
Hugo Hammond was the first physically disabled contestant to appear on 'Love Island'.
Adrian and Lorraine Marshall may have to tear down a giant 'catio' in the front garden of their home in Blackpool after a neighbour complained.
The vaccination situation in Europe is a story of two regions
The UK has been struggling with supply chain issues due to a shortage of lorry drivers blamed on COVID-19, Brexit, and an ageing workforce. View on euronews
Republican congresswoman Liz Cheney tells CBS News’ “60 Minutes” that she was wrong to have opposed gay marriage