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. 6 days ago
Blast at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester kills 22: What we know so far

Blast at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester kills 22: What we know so far

A blast struck a music concert by American pop star Ariana Grande in Manchester, killing 22 people and wounding more than 50 others on Monday (22 May) night. The incident took place at 10.35pm BST outside the Manchester Arena. British Prime Minister Theresa May said the incident was being treated as an appalling terrorist attack. Unconfirmed reports from two US security sources suggest a suicide bomber was responsible for the attack, but there is no official confirmation from the UK police. 6 days ago
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. 6 days ago