Jan 01, 2013 01:18 EST
Counter-terror detectives were hunting Tuesday a 28-year-old man of Somali origin thought to have absconded after he failed to meet his overnight residence condition.
May 25, 2012 03:17 EDT
British detectives probing the 1984 murder of a policewoman outside the Libyan embassy in London have been granted visas to pursue the investigation in Libya, police said.
May 24, 2012 14:00 EDT
British detectives probing the 1984 murder of a policewoman outside the Libyan embassy in London have been granted visas to pursue the investigation in Libya, police said Thursday.
Feb 22, 2012 09:58 EST
LONDON (Reuters) - Thousands of emergency workers and government staff began a two-day exercise on Wednesday to practice dealing with a major terrorism incident during the 2012 London Olympics.
Feb 17, 2012 09:27 EST
The home secretary said Friday she would visit Amman to discuss a possible deal to extradite Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, once described as Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe, to Jordan.
Feb 15, 2012 04:33 EST
Jordan has given assurances to Britain that Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, once dubbed an aide to Osama bin Laden, will get a "fair" trial if London extradites him to the kingdom, a government official said on Wednesday.
Feb 14, 2012 08:26 EST
A British minister headed to Jordan Tuesday to seek a deal that would allow London to extradite Abu Qatada, as the Islamist cleric once dubbed an aide to Osama bin Laden spent his first day out on bail.
Feb 14, 2012 03:08 EST
Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, once described as Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe, has been released from a British prison on extremely tight bail conditions.
Feb 13, 2012 17:10 EST
Islamist cleric Abu Qatada, once described as Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe, was released from a British prison Monday on extremely tight bail conditions.
Feb 13, 2012 14:44 EST
A radical cleric once described as Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe was to be released "imminently" from prison in Britain, reports said Monday.
Aug 01, 2011 12:02 EDT
Amy Winehouse's father went to parliament on Monday to plead for more state-funded drug rehabilitation centres as his family waits for toxicology test results on the British singer's death.
Aug 01, 2011 09:03 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - In the wake of singer Amy Winehouse's death, her father Mitch went to Westminster on Monday to press politicians to do more for young people needing help with drug and alcohol problems.
Jul 31, 2011 19:50 EDT
Fans of soul star Amy Winehouse on Sunday sent her back to the top of Britain's album chart, a week after the 27-year-old was found dead at her London home.
Jul 14, 2011 08:26 EDT
Burglaries and violent crime in England and Wales rose markedly over the last year while overall crime levels remained stable, according to annual figures released on Thursday.
Jul 05, 2011 14:59 EDT
LONDON (Reuters) - The fight against cyber crime needs a stronger common international legal framework to enable perpetrators outside the country of their victims to be tracked down and punished, a British security official said on Tuesday.
Jun 13, 2011 08:41 EDT
Kate McCann will join other mothers of missing people on Monday to urge the government to give families in their position more support.
Feb 07, 2011 10:58 EST
Asbos are to be scrapped and replaced with new types of behaviour orders as part of a raft of measures announced by the government on Monday.
Jan 18, 2011 07:37 EST
LONDON (Reuters) - Shops and pubs in the UK will be barred from selling drinks for less than the rate of duty and VAT owed on them, as part of a crackdown on binge drinking among young people, the government said on Tuesday.
Jan 18, 2011 07:06 EST
The government unveiled minimum prices for alcohol Tuesday in a bid to curb binge-drinking and booze-related violence, but health campaigners immediately condemned the measures as insufficient.
Jan 12, 2011 11:29 EST
Britons celebrating the marriage of Prince William and Kate Middleton will be allowed to toast the happy couple in pubs into the early hours, under government plans announced Wednesday.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|James Brokenshire MP|
Member of Parliament
|Assumed office |
5 May 2005
|Preceded by||John Cryer|
|Born||7 January 1968 |
|Spouse(s)||Cathrine Mamelok (1999-present)|
|Children||Sophie, Jemma, Benjamin|
|Alma mater||University of Exeter, London Guildhall University|