Saturday 21st of October 2017

Follow Us

Breaking News

Fire: Protests take place across London

 London, June 17 (IBNS): Demanding support for those hit by Grenfell Tower fire, demonstration was held in London on Friday, media reports said.

 

Between 50 and 60 people stormed Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall as members of the public said the homeless needed help "right now", BBC reported.

 

According to reports, protests were also held  at Downing Street and outside a hall where country's PM Theresa May met survivors of the tragedy.

 

At least 30 people were killed in the massive fire that broke out earlier this week in the London tower, the police confirmed.

 

In a statement, the Metropolitan Police said: "At least 30 fatalities have been confirmed; the bodies of twelve people have been recovered and are at a mortuary, which includes one person who has also died at hospital, despite the best efforts of colleagues in the NHS."

 

Grenfell Tower, which built in 1974, was recently refurbished at a cost of £8.6 million, with work completed in May last year.

 
Related UK News

UN rights experts urge Iran to halt imminent execution of juvenile Amirhossein Pourjafar

New York, Oct 19:-- United Nations human rights experts on Wednesday urgently appealed to Iran to halt tomorrow’s execution of Amirhossein Pourjafar, who was sentenced to death when he was 16 years old.   “The Iranian authorities must immediately halt the execution of this juvenile ....

UN in Somalia condemns 'barbaric' bombings in Mogadishu

New York, Oct 15:-- The United Nations in Somalia strongly condemned Saturday’s blasts in the capital, Mogadishu, which reportedly killed or injured dozens of people.   In a tweet, the UN Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) denounced the “barbaric bombings in Mogadishu targeting c....

Central African Republic: UN Special Adviser condemns incitement of violence and hatred

New York, Oct 14:-- The United Nations Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide has strongly condemned provocation of ethnic and religious hatred armed groups and politicians in the Central African Republic and impressed the need for urgent, concerted and coordinated steps to end violence, defu....

UN chief Guterres welcomes peaceful elections in Liberia

New York, Oct 14 :-- United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has welcomed Tuesday's peaceful holding of the presidential and House of Representatives elections in Liberia and reiterated the continued support of the UN to the consolidation of peace and democracy in the West African c....

Libya: UN agencies scale up response as fighting displaces thousands in Sabratha region

New York, Oct 14:-- United Nations relief agencies have upped their response in western Libya’s Sabratha region following intensification of conflict that has already driven over 15,000 people from their homes.   “Because of the conflict, many of the normal systems that people depen....

Links
Contact
Editor :
Jagadananda Pradhan
Email :
fastmailmedia@gmail.com
fastmail@yahoo.com
Mob :(+91) 9437155542
Ph : 06764 223911
Contact Us
© 2015 Fast Mail Media Pvt Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
Developed by : FM Media Pvt Ltd.