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Terrorist Attack in London

Terrorist Attack in London

Image source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/home-news/westminster-bridge-attack-latest-woman-pulled-out-of-water-london-terror-incident-a7644341.html   By Dylan Goodman Four people have died and 40 injured in a terrorist attack on Westminster Bridge in London city centre. Reports say a single attacker drove a car along the pavement at approximately 2.40pm, most of the way across Westminster Bridge, before crashing into the railings outside the Houses of Parliament.

Moylette Eases To Debut Win

Image Source  by Brian Donnellon      After a highly decorated amateur career (including becoming Ireland’s first gold medalist at the world youth amateur championships) that may not have lived up to early expectations, Ray Moylette, a Mayo native has made his pro debut in London by unanimously winning a four round decision against Slovakia’s Ivan Godor.

2017 BRIT Award Nominations Revealed

by Ella Burke The annual BRIT Awards are set to take place next month in London’s O2 and here we have the nominations for the UK music industry’s biggest awards shindig. Late artists such as David Bowie and Leonard Cohen have received posthumous nominations within their respective categories.  David Bowie has been a Brit winner in the

James Bay Wins BRIT Award

image: www.thetimes.co.uk   by Áine Flaherty   James Bay snatched the BRIT award for British male solo artist of the year last night. He described winning as “the most wonderful kind of surreal’ experience he’s ever had.”   The ‘Hold Back the River’ hitmaker took home the award at the ceremony – presented in association with

Baby’s Leukemia Cured By Gene-editing

  by Dylan Goodman One year old Layla Richards, diagnosed with an incurable leukemia, has drastically improved in an “almost miracle”. Treated at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London, Layla was the first patient to be treated with the new “TALEN” technique, which involves genetically editing immune cells to attack the cancer cells. The acronym

What do anarchists do?

Image: nowtheendbegins ANARCHY SPREADS!”, screamed The Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail during their coverage of  2011’s London riots. Anarchy was the word of the week around the time of the looting and mayhem, but as Anarchist Boff Whalley, the lead singer of Chumbawumba pointed out:  “Whatever we might think of our latter-day looters, they’re