Man stabbed over game altercation outside pub in south London

A man was stabbed after a row over a kickabout in a south London pub’s beer garden, police say. Police said the 31-year-old victim is believed to have been injured after an altercation outside the King’s Arms pub in Mitcham on Sunday. A Metropolitan Police Service spokesman said the stabbing occurred after a row over… Read More Man stabbed over game altercation outside pub in south London

Syrian forces surround Hama Prison as inmates riot

Government forces have encircled a prison in the central Syrian city of Hama as prisoners reportedly took captive the warden and several guards during heavy clashes. The prison uprising broke out in response to the government’s plans to forcibly transfer several detainees to Sednaya, an infamous prison near Damascus, sources inside the jail said. Government… Read More Syrian forces surround Hama Prison as inmates riot

Leicester City clinches the Premier League title for the first time

Tottenham Hotspur’s failure to defeat Chelsea at Stamford Bridge hands the title to the Foxes, completing what is surely sport’s most dramatic story in history. The music starts; those horns, the strings and that guitar riff. The gun barrel sequence, thrilling cinema-goers since 1962, begins. The assassin tracks 007 across the screen in the familiar… Read More Leicester City clinches the Premier League title for the first time