A spike in violent crime in London saw more murders committed in the city in February and March than there were in New York, figures show.
An explosion on a London Underground train is being treated as a “terrorist incident”, British police said.
More than 100 homes in a tower block on a council estate in Camden, north London, are to be evacuated because of safety concerns over cladding in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower fire.
A fire that engulfed a London tower block killing at least 79 people earlier this month started in a fridge-freezer, London police said while adding that cladding on the building failed all safety tests.
Prime Minister Theresa May has ordered a full public inquiry into the fire that engulfed a west London block of flats, killing at least 17 people.
At least six people have died after a huge fire raged through the night at a west London 24-storey tower block, and police expect that number to rise.