The defence case is due to begin today in the trial of a woman who denies being involved in an arson attack that killed two children.
Fiaz Munshi is on trial for murder at Oxford Crown Court in connection with a fire in which Anum Khan, eight, and her brother Majid, 15, died at their home in Magdalen Road, East Oxford, on August 26, 1997.
The 38-year-old has pleaded not guilty to two counts of murder.
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3:57pm Friday 19th September 2014
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3:19pm Friday 19th September 2014
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1:50pm Friday 19th September 2014
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8:30am Friday 19th September 2014
AN ALCOHOLIC who kicked a woman’s head like she was “taking a penalty” has been jailed.
8:00am Friday 19th September 2014
A HOME Office minister has admitted that social services and police officers should have been co-operating “for years” to stamp out child sexual exploitation.
7:00am Friday 19th September 2014
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