A man has been arrested carrying knives near the Houses of Parliament, in London, and arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences by armed police.
The crucial southern Afghan city of Sangin has reportedly been captured by Taliban militants, following a year-long battle, according to officials.
The police officer stabbed to death during an attack near London’s Houses of Parliament today has been named as PC Keith Palmer, as five people are now understood to have been killed, and a further 40 injured.
At least five people have been killed, and more than 50 others injured, after a tram overturned, in south London.
At least six people are believed to have been injured, following an attack on a convoy, carrying foreign tourists, in western Afghanistan.
Police have said that a knife attack, which killed one woman and injured five others in London, was triggered by mental health problems, rather than being a terrorist act.
At least one person has been killed, and a further five wounded, following a knife attack, in the UK capital, London.
At least five people have been seriously injured, following a helicopter crash, in East Yorkshire, in the UK.
At least one person has been killed, and a further two injured, after a bus veered from the road, crashing into the front of a bank, in the UK city of Darlington.
At least four people have been wounded, one critically, following a series of stabbings, near a supermarket car park, in London.