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January 14, 2019 10:00 PM Tulse Hill station: Man brandishing 'massive machete' arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder amid reports a suspect was seen wielding "a massive machete" at a railway station in south London. Police were called to Tulse Hill station during evening rush hour just after 18:30 GMT, British Transport Police (BTP) said. In the course of the arrest a Taser was discharged, according to a BTP statement 136

January 14, 2019 6:35 AM 'Browbeaten' Carlos Ghosn being mistreated in Japanese jail, says wife

Mr Ghosn is kept in an unheated cell, lost almost seven pounds and is given only rice and barley to eat, his wife claims. In a nine-page letter, Carole Ghosn said: "My husband's is a case study in the realities of this draconian system". Japanese authorities arrested Carlos Ghosn on 19 November and charged him with under-reporting his income by about 142

January 13, 2019 8:33 AM Cesare Battisti: Italian ex-militant arrested in Bolivia

A former communist militant who Brazil's new president had vowed to extradite has been detained in Bolivia, a Brazilian official said. Italian Cesare Battisti is wanted for four murders in Italy during the 1970s, which he denies committing. Battisti spent years in Brazil as a refugee, backed by former left-wing President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva 135

January 12, 2019 4:57 PM Protester James Goddard held over Parliament incidents

Pro-Brexit activist James Goddard has been arrested in connection with incidents outside Parliament on Monday. Police said a man in his 30s was arrested outside St James's Park Tube station in London just before midday. Mr Goddard was involved in a protest in Westminster earlier this week during which Remain-supporting Conservative MP Anna Soubry was called 110

January 12, 2019 3:38 PM Yellow Vests face Yellow Vests: Fights erupt between anti-Brexit and pro-Brexit supporters

CLASHES between pro-Brexit Yellow Vest protestors and anti-Brexit protestors has erupted at Trafalgar Square, with reports of both sides calling each other ‘Nazis’. There have been reports of fights between anti-Brexit supporters and pro-Brexit supporters on social media as both ends of the political spectrum attend the Britain is Broken march at Trafalgar 120

January 6, 2019 5:34 PM Wayne Rooney ‘arrested for public intoxication and swearing in December’, US media reports

WAYNE ROONEY was reportedly arrested in December. It is believed he was arrested for “public intoxication and swearing”. abc7 News - which is located in Virginia, United States - have reported the news while the footballer continues his three-year deal with DC United. A spokesman for Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said: “He was booked into the Loudoun 71

January 6, 2019 10:19 AM French arrest eight Iranian suspected people smugglers in Calais

EIGHT suspected people-smugglers arrested on a Calais beach were freed within hours - because "buying a boat is not a crime". "They were arrested by a sea surveillance patrol," said an investigating source in Boulogne-sur-Mere. "It was at around 2pm on Friday that a boat belonging to them was found." The semi-rigid dingy, with a Suzuki outboard motor 117

January 2, 2019 11:36 PM Military withdraws anti-drone equipment deployed at Gatwick following pre-Christmas chaos

More than 140,000 people had their travel plans disrupted after multiple drone sightings at the airport. The Army was called in to try to protect the airport after more than 1,000 flights were affected by multiple drone sightings between 19 and 21 December. A Ministry of Defence spokesman confirmed that military hardware had been withdrawn from Gatwick 73

January 2, 2019 9:54 PM Christianity crackdown: Police arrest PRIESTS during Christmas service for ‘illegal servi

SEVEN Christians rang in the New Year behind bars after police raided a Christmas church service in Laos. Nine police officers of the Phin district in the south raided the Nakanong Village’s Christmas church service and arrested three church leaders. The leaders, named as Akeo, Kert and Somwang, were arrested in the middle of worship. Police returned 104

January 2, 2019 6:30 PM Murder arrest over New Year's Day Park Lane stabbing

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a security guard who was stabbed to death at a private party in London's West End on New Year's Day. Tudor Simionov was working at Fountain House on Park Lane when he was attacked at about 05:30 GMT. The Met said the Romanian national, who lived in Ilford, was attacked by a group of men who had tried 71