According to the Sunday Times, 15 people were murdered in London in February, while 14 were killed in NY.
In 2018 so far, Met Police has investigated 46 murder - compared with 50 in the USA city.
"Our city remains one of the safest in the world. but Sadiq wants it to be even safer and is working hard to bring an end to this violent scourge".
The shocking tally means the murder rate in London has risen by 40% in just three years; the stark opposite to New York's crime statistics which have fallen by almost 90% since Mayor Rudolph Giuliani's harsh crackdown in the 1990s. NY has been able to bring down serious violence through a public health approach. "We need a proper strategy that looks at all of the issues".
Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Tuesday: "there can be no place in our society for violent crime".
Forecast: Mild Sunday, but chance of April snow for Monday
Previously the forecasters had predicted that the heavy rain would arrive at 6pm, and pass through the area by midday on Monday . A stray morning shower, otherwise Easter Sunday shapes up nicely! A southwesterly breeze will become stronger in the afternoon .
The latest victim, a 20-year-old man, was stabbed to death after leaving a bar in the Earlsfield area of south west London in the early hours of Easter Sunday, according to The Daily Telegraph.
POLICE IN LONDON are investigating after a teenage girl was killed and a boy injured in separate shooting incidents in the city last night.
Scotland Yard Commissioner Cressida Dick had renewed the force's commitment to tackle knife crime on the streets of the city in February. We will not police our way out of this problem.
London Met Police said that a 17-year-old girl died after she was found with gunshot wounds in Tottenham. In a recent interview, she had blamed social media for driving youngsters towards violence and murder and warned that often trivial disputes between young people were escalating into murder and stabbings at unprecedented rates.
The boy was given a cell phone to call his family after he was plucked from danger, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Rescuers fanned out to sites where the sewage system drains and searched chambers where Jesse may have gotten trapped.
Both the North and South hailed the Pyeongchang Games as a significant step toward easing tensions on the Korean peninsula. The meeting will take place ahead of an expected meeting between US President Donald Trump and Kim in May.
Turkey launched the operation on January 20 to clear terrorist groups from Afrin amid growing threats from the region. Ankara plans for the operation to continue until Turkey's entire border with Syria is emptied of terrorists.
All departing flights from Stansted Airport were canceled until midnight on Friday after the incident in the afternoon. Videos taken by people nearby show the fire nearly reaching the terminal building, which is surrounded by black smoke.
Alden noted that the response marked the first retaliation by any country since Trump announced the metal tariffs last month. The comments also show a contrast between Trump's promise to revive manufacturing and the real impact of his trade policy.
He then noticed a vehicle matching the description and veering back over from the wrong lane on River Road. This requires a court appearance for going 21 miles per hour or more over the posted speed limit.
Ingraham had taunted 17-year-old David Hogg on Wednesday after he said he was rejected for admission at four colleges. In regard to his rejections from the UC schools, Hogg said, "I am not surprised at all, in all honesty".
He was absent from the Easter Mattins Service at St George's Chapel where Meghan Markle and Prince Harry will Wednesday in May. The queen's husband is known to be active and robust for his age, although he suffered a few health scares in recent years.
The Congress said fascism has touched its peak as it sought to "muzzle" independent voices through "fallacious" rules. There were also concerns over what would constitute fake news since the ministry hadn't offered a definition.
The tenor of the Chinese statement after the meeting enhances Kim Jong-un's leverage in the upcoming talks with Trump. Mr Trump has agreed to meet Mr Kim by May, with speculation that the historic summit could take place in Sweden .
Heaviest April snow storm in 12 years hits NYC
Heading into the weekend, a morning mix will be likely Saturday transitioning to all rain as temperatures rise. But that snow will be gone later today as skies will start to clear and highs in the upper 40s are forecast.
Declan Donnelly to present Saturday Night Takeaway alone
And he waited until the very end of the show to express his heartfelt thanks for the support the audience had given him. SATURDAY Night Takeaway will look different this evening, as Declan Donnelly presents the popular show alone.
Person dies after using synthetic marijuana
However, health officials say the opposite is true since many products contain unidentified and potentially toxic chemicals. All 38 people went to hospitals after experiencing some form of severe bleeding, according to the health department.
EPL: Former Chelsea coach in coma after heart attack
Chelsea man Didier Drogba also paid tribute to the star, saying: "Just found out about the news, be strong Ray Wilkins and family. He was recently on Chelsea's back-room staff under Luiz Felipe Scolari, Guus Hiddink and Carlo Ancelotti.
Xiaomi unveils 15.6-inch Mi Gaming Laptop
Earlier this month, Chinese technology brand Xiaomi - popular for its smartphones - launched the Mi TV 4A 40-inch model in China. In terms of audio , it is equipped with two 8-watt stereo speakers, and the TV supports decoding DTS, DTS HD, and Dolby Audio.