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Iran plane crash: Tributes to three British nationals killed

Image copyright Facebook/LinkedIn Image caption Mohammed Reza Kadkhoda Zadeh, Sam Zokaei and Saeed Tahmasebi were all on board Tributes have been paid to three British nationals who died when a Ukrainian plane crashed in Iran. Mohammed Reza Kadkhoda Zadeh, who owned a dry cleaners, BP engineer Sam Zokaei and...

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Brighton 1-1 Chelsea: Jahanbakhsh’s stunning effort earns Seagulls point

Alireza Jahanbakhsh has scored two goals in his last two games for Brighton, having failed to find the net in his first 26 for the club in all competitions Alireza Jahanbakhsh said he has started 2020 “in the best way possible” after his spectacular overhead kick earned Brighton an...

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London’s City Hall provides Christmas meals for homeless

Image caption Sadiq Khan helped serve 100 Christmas Dinners to guests at City Hall Christmas dinners have been served to Londoners who are reliant on the city’s homelessness services. Hairdressers and opticians were also made available at City Hall before guests were given a three-course meal. Last year, 8,855...

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Jaden Moodie murder: Man jailed for gang killing

Image copyright Family handout Image caption Jaden Moodie was stabbed by rival gang member A man has been jailed for murdering a 14-year-old boy in a targeted “violent and frenzied” attack. Jaden Moodie was knocked off a moped and repeatedly stabbed by rival gang member Ayoub Majdouline in Bickley...

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Jaden Moodie murder: Man guilty of killing boy in gang knife attack

Image copyright Met Police Image caption Jaden Moodie is the youngest person to be stabbed to death in London in 2019 A man has been found guilty of murdering a 14-year-old boy in a “violent and frenzied” knife attack. Jaden Moodie was knocked off a moped and repeatedly stabbed...

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London Bridge: Usman Khan completed untested rehabilitation scheme

Image copyright Getty Images London Bridge attacker Usman Khan attended two counter-terrorism programmes that had not been fully tested to see if they were effective, BBC News has discovered. Khan, who was convicted of a terrorism offence in 2012, killed Jack Merritt, 25, and Saskia Jones, 23, on Friday....

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Mujeeb Ur Rahman: Middlesex re-sign Afghanistan spinner for T20 Blast

Mujeeb Ur Rahman has taken 20 wickets in 16 T20 games for Afghanistan Middlesex have re-signed Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman for next season’s Twenty20 Blast campaign. The 18-year-old took seven wickets in 10 games last season and will be available for all 14 of their group stage matches...

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Ilford stabbing: Man killed in fight outside flats

Image caption Police found the 19-year-old man after being called to reports of a fight in Ilford A man was stabbed to death in a fight outside a block of east London flats in a “particularly vicious attack”. The 19-year-old was found by police responding to reports of a...

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‘Angry pig’ hinders water pipe repairs and causes train disruption

Image copyright Network Rail Image caption The water main burst beside the railway track in Surbiton, south-west London An “angry pig” confronted engineers in a London street, delaying their repair of a burst water main before it was led away with a bag of crisps. The pipe burst on...

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Man admits to trying to rob Arsenal stars Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootage posted online showed Sead Kolasinac fighting off an attacker A second man has admitted trying to rob Arsenal footballers Mesut Özil and Sead Kolasinac in a moped ambush. Jordan Northover, 26, pleaded guilty at Harrow Crown Court to attempting to...

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