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TechCrunch is a battleground

Tech, Tech (news), Technology, UK
Disrupt is an event run by Techcrunch, it is the worlds leading authority in launch padding creative and revolutionary start-up technologies. These incredible inventors are some of the greatest minds in technology and they all come here to discuss their work, show off their creations and win the legendary start-up battlefield. The stat-up battlefield is what the majority of people come for. If you don’t already know what that is, it is an event at Disrupt where many new and some completely unknown companies or groups, meet up and put their invention on display for the world to see, in the hopes of investment. Competitor’s compete at a chance to win the coveted Disrupt cup and a hefty prize of $50,000, not to mention attention from all the media and investors who attend the event every y

Woman Dies After Rising Tide Capsizes Boat On The Thames

News, UK
A woman has died after a boat capsized on the River Thames due to a rising tide. Words: Daisy Greenaway The female was taken to hospital was pronounced dead. A RNLI lifeboat arrived to the scene within minutes after a man was found, soaking wet, on the shore. They later found the woman upstream using heat source technology from a police helicopter A spokesperson for Chiswick RNLI has said: "The man confirmed that he had been in a small boat with a female companion who was still missing. The Lifeboat crew immediately started a search up river following the incoming tide. "The Police helicopter joined in the search and found a heat source in the river above Wandsworth Bridge. The helicopter crew directed the Lifeboat to the location where the Lifeboat crew found a wom
Donald Trump Just Made Some Incredibly Offensive Comments About London – Boris Had The Perfect Comeback

Donald Trump Just Made Some Incredibly Offensive Comments About London – Boris Had The Perfect Comeback

News, UK, World
Boris Johnson, David Cameron and JK Rowling are among those offended with Trump's remarks on an American day-time television show, there is discussion amongst MP's of having the Islamophobic American politician banned from the UK. Words: Megan Townsend, Subeditor: Daisy Greenaway Donald Trump is claiming that there are areas in London "so radicalised" that the police are "scared for their own lives" Trump spoke to MSNBC after his controversial remarks last night at a support rally, in which he called for all Muslim immigration to be banned in the United States. He commented on radicalisation in Europe saying: "We have places in London and other places that are so radicalised that the police are afraid for their own lives. We have to be very smart and very vigilant". David Camer
Three Stabbed At Leytonstone Station In A “Terrorist Incident”

Three Stabbed At Leytonstone Station In A “Terrorist Incident”

News, UK
A man stabbed three people at Leytonstone tube station before reportedly saying that “this is for Syria”. Words: Mariya Savova A man remains in custody after a stabbing at Leytonstone tube station. The incident happened shortly after 7pm on 5 December. One man suffered serious, but not life threatening, knife wounds, while two other people sustained minor injuries in Saturday night’s attack, The Guardian reported. Police officers had to taser the suspect who, according to reports, said the assault was in response to Britain’s airstrikes in Syria, which Parliament approved on Wednesday. The attacker is believed to have been working alone but police are still investigating the details around the incident. Commander Richard Walton, head of the Met's Counter Terrorism Command, said
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