Police confirm children amongst the dead in Manchester attack

Police confirm children amongst the dead in Manchester attack

Greater Manchester Police has confirmed that children are amongst the fatalities of the terror attack at Manchester Arena on 22 May, and that the suspect is also believed to have died at the scene. Speaking to reporters outside police headquarters, Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said the investigation is fast-moving and has appealed to any members of the public to upload any photographs of moving footage taken at the scene, to a police website to assist the investigation. May 23, 2017
UK Home Secretary on Manchester Arena explosion:  This was a barbaric attack

UK Home Secretary on Manchester Arena explosion: This was a barbaric attack

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd on Tuesday (23 May) called the explosion at Manchester Arena in northern England that killed 19 people as a barbaric attack. She called on the Mancunians to remain alert but not alarmed. The attack appears to be the most deadly attack Britain has witnessed in a decade. British Prime Minister Theresa May, who called the incident an appalling terrorist attack, is set to chair a Cobra emergency meeting on Tuesday as she suspended her campaign activities. May 23, 2017
Theresa May attacks Jeremy Corbyn over social care

Theresa May attacks Jeremy Corbyn over social care

Theresa May has said the Conservatives will include a cap on costs in a consultation over the partys controversial social care plans. The prime ministers announcement is a significant reversal after the plan was attacked as a dementia tax. She accused Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn of trying to scare elderly people. May 22, 2017
Jeremy Corbyns surprise concert appearance whips up crowd at Libertines gig

Jeremy Corbyns surprise concert appearance whips up crowd at Libertines gig

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn whipped up the crowd at a Libertines concert in Birkenhead on 20 May. Some members of the crowd chanted, Oh, Jeremy Corbyn, as seen in this video.Corbyn criticised Premier League clubs during his address to the 16,500 people gathered at Prenton Park. He reiterated Labours promise to force clubs to reinvest five percent of TV revenue back into grass-roots football. May 22, 2017
Fox hunting protester dragged along ground by police at Theresa May speech

Fox hunting protester dragged along ground by police at Theresa May speech

The protester, who was only identified as Connor, shouted this is a fascist state as he was dragged away by officers in Wrexham on 22 May. May was in North Wales for the launch of the Welsh Conservatives manifesto. North Wales Police say the man was arrested for breaching the peace. May 22, 2017
Trump urges Muslim leaders to drive out the terrorists

Trump urges Muslim leaders to drive out the terrorists

US President Donald Trump urged Muslim nations to tackle extremists in their own backyard as he delivered a speech in front of leaders from 40 Middle Eastern countries in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Sunday (21 May). Drive them out of this earth, the US president declared. He added that the countries cannot wait for America to take the lead in fighting terrorism and that each country has to fulfil their part of the burden.  May 22, 2017
Trump urges Muslim leaders to drive out the terrorists

Trump urges Muslim leaders to drive out the terrorists

US President Donald Trump urged Muslim nations to tackle extremists in their own backyard as he delivered a speech in front of leaders from 40 Middle Eastern countries in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on Sunday (21 May). Drive them out of this earth, the US president declared. He added that the countries cannot wait for America to take the lead in fighting terrorism and that each country has to fulfil their part of the burden.  May 22, 2017
Ivanka Trump at Twitter forum: Young Muslims can build a future of tolerance, hope and peace

Ivanka Trump at Twitter forum: Young Muslims can build a future of tolerance, hope and peace

Ivanka Trump stepped in for her father on Sunday (21 May) as host for a Twitter forum for young people in Saudi Arabia where she spoke about the power of social media and its ability to promote peace. Speaking to a crowd of about 400 people, she said: Social media is an incredibly powerful tool. It empowers the people, particularly the next generation. Your generation. May 22, 2017