London beheading -if Christians did such a thing to a soldier in S. Asia there’d be mobs rioting, churches burning soa.li/6lgXbAW — Jonathan Foreman (@JonEForeman) May 22, 2013 A reader writes: Today’s atrocity will remind people everywhere what we are up against. Past revolutionary groups killed hostages, planted bombs and committed all manner of violent mayhem […]
This week Eva Longoria invited me to co-chair the Global Gift Gala that she organizes every year in Paris, Cannes, London, Marbella, LA and Mexico. It is an amazingly generous event where she honors a charity and this year they are honoring the charity I established with Mariella Frostrup fighting for gender equality in the world.
LONDON (Reuters) - A group of British hackers who "ran riot" causing millions of dollars of damage to computer networks run by Sony, the CIA and other agencies were sentenced to jail terms on Thursday.
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Sounds like: Ra Ra Riot, Local Natives, Shout Out Louds Song: Shy Nature - Deadly Sin [download here] What's so good? London’s own Shy Nature are gearing up to release their introductory track, “Deadly...Show More Summary
Hundreds took to the streets across the country as macabre 'Thatcher death parties' were held late into the night, organised by critics of the so-called 'Iron Lady.' In Brixton, south London, left, riot police were deployed as the crowds,...Show More Summary
London events for people with curious minds. Monday 11 March HISTORY : The Gordon Riots, which swept London in 1780, are the subject of this afternoon’s Gresham lecture at the Museum of London. Free, just turn up, 1pm BOOKS : Fiction Lab, a monthly book club at The Royal Institution, is dedicated to great fiction books with a science theme. Show More Summary
NBC News foreign correspondent Michelle Kosinski is veteran of covering stories abroad. From the London Riots to the Arab Spring, she is always prepared for whatever comes her way. Now on day 12 of her coverage of the Oscar Pistorious...Show More Summary
Veteran label Ninja Tune is at the helm of an ingenius idea to give die-hard fans the chance to get their hands on out-of-print releases. Via Clash Music: Destroyed during the London riots in the summer of 2011, the loss of the Sony- DADC warehouse in Edmonton left a number of independent labels ravaged. Show More Summary
Despite his bravery during the London riots of 2011, Leslie Austin, (pictured right) from Hackney, East London, suffered months of misery when the Metropolitan Police put his photograph on the poster. He has launched a libel case against...Show More Summary
WaPo:When police on a weapons raid swarmed a housing project after London’s 2011 riots, they seized a cache of arms that in the United States might be better suited to “Antiques Roadshow” than inner city ganglands. Inside plastic bags...Show More Summary
I keep reading or hearing hand-wringers saying that the Prime Minister must do something about the violence in Northern Ireland. "Look how he took control when there were London riots", they say. "What do you think he’d be doing if parts of Bradford were aflame?" Time to remind such critics of devolution. England is the [...]
The clashes took place after police officers were called to help bailiffs attempting to evict the group from Pimlico, London. The siege began at 10.35am yesterday when a bailiff serving a warrant of notice had items thrown at him byShow More Summary
“A riot of slick and sick Tarantino-style escapism.” -Alan Jones, Film4 Frightfest THE BAYTOWN OUTLAWS Now Available On DVD and Blu-Ray in the UK LONDON, GB - December 27, 2012 - More potent than a shot of Alabama moonshine, Eva Longoria...Show More Summary
Chelsea 8, Aston Villa 0. The score tells the story from a phenomenal night in West London where the Blues finally got their midfield and attack going at the same time—running riot over a helpless Aston Villa side that simply could not keep up with their opponents. Show More Summary
People in Belfast like to be blasé about riots, as if they aren’t a big deal. Our gallows humour spawns #flegmovies memes on Twitter. But it’s OK to be frightened by riots. People in London are frightened by riots. People in Cape Town, where they are a more frequent occurrence than they are here, are [...]
In September 2011, El Perro del Mar posted the song "What Do You Expect" online. Comprising a collage of samples over a minimal beat, it was a protest track released shortly after the London riots. Considering that Sarah Assbring was...Show More Summary
A design student from Russia has decided to capitalize on the furor over punk band Pussy Riot in her homeland by creating a...tea set. Muscovite Alina Tukhvatullina, 24, who has just completed an MA in design at London’s Kingston University,...Show More Summary
You'd think that, in the wake of last year's London riots, developers would be wary of making a game based on civil disturbance, even when you consider its a topic rarely covered by games anyway. More »
Although the initial riots and flare-ups of violence over the "Innocence of Muslims" video were over a month ago, the global battle over blasphemy laws is still raging. In London this week, thousands of Muslim marchers assembled outside Google's U.K. headquarters to demand the banning of ideas that... Read More
LONDON -- Dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei and jailed Russian punks Pussy Riot are among artists, curators and collectors on a list of the 100...