UK probes purchase of London mansion by ex-Kazakh president's grandson
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) has asked a grandson of the former president of Kazakhstan to explain where he got the money from to buy a multi-million pound mansion in one of north London's most expensive roads.
A massive haul of Class A drugs has been stopped from hitting UK streets afteran international operation led by the National Crime Agency. More than a tonneof Class A drugs – 1,196kg of heroin and morphine derivatives – were recoveredfrom container ship the Sembawang after it docked at the port of Felixstowe.National Crime Agency investigators developed intelligence and knew the drugswould be on the vessel when it docked in the UK en route to Antwerp.
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Drinkers in England have faced the first evening of new measures aimed atpreventing the spread of coronavirus. From Thursday, all pubs, bars andrestaurants had to shut by 10pm – meaning time at the bar will be calledsomewhere around 9pm. Many people were not put off a midweek tipple or two bythe new restrictions on Thursday, with pub-goers still heading to Soho,central London.
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Robots that can kill the coronavirus with ultraviolet light have been brought in at one of London's biggest train stations, St Pancras International, as it tries to restore customer confidence in the safety of travel hubs.
As tougher restrictions on British bars and restaurants are brought in to try and curb virus infections, London venue owner Thomas Kidd says the move could lead to a sector full of 'zombie companies'. Ciara Lee reports
German tennis star Boris Becker is due in court accused of not complying withobligations to disclose information after being declared bankrupt in 2017.Becker, 52, who lives in London, is being prosecuted by the InsolvencyService.
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