13 Aug '11, 5pm

British Riots Didn't Arise in Isolation - So it's come to this. Outside, sirens doppler back and forth every few min...

So it's come to this. Outside, sirens doppler back and forth every few minutes. My street is one of the quiet ones. The looting is restricted to areas with high street brands. The irony here is so thick it could cure anemia. London is overrun by looters, smashing in windows, tearing open shutters and making off into the night with armfuls of tracksuit bottoms, DVD players and flat screen TVs. The streets are strewn with hangers. The purported flashpoint of this widespread disorder? The shooting of a young man in Tottenham, North London, named Mark Duggan. He was shot by the police in what can generously be described as an opaque incident involving an exchange of fire that may or may not have involved the police accidentally shooting each other and blaming it on him. Duggan who? I want Burberry! The people smashing into sports shops and electronics stores probably don't eve...

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London on lockdown to prevent new riots

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channelnewsasia.com 13 Aug '11, 5am

LONDON: Police were out in force in London on Saturday in a bid to prevent any repeat of England's worst riots in decades,...

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care2.com 14 Aug '11, 12am

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todayonline.com 13 Aug '11, 11am

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channelnewsasia.com 13 Aug '11, 10am

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todayonline.com 10 Aug '11, 9pm

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London police say 1,051 arrested over riots

London police say 1,051 arrested over riots

straitstimes.com 12 Aug '11, 8am

British police say they have arrested 1,051 people in London over the country's deadly riots, and 591 have been charged. -...