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# beheading - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Man found guilty of plotting to behead Theresa May

He pledged allegiance to the so-called Islamic State group.

# beheading - Monday 27 February, 2017

German hostage beheaded by Islamist militants in the Philippines

“Up to the last moment, many sectors including the Armed Forces exhausted all efforts to save his life,” a spokesperson said.

# beheading - Friday 8 January, 2016

Judge rules man fit to stand to trial over horrific beheading of workmate

Alton Nolen is accused of beheading an administrator at the food plant where he had just been suspended.

# beheading - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Croatia's PM says he fears the worst for ISIS hostage, can't confirm death

The Islamic State group claims to have beheaded Tomislav Salopek, who was abducted last month in Egypt.

# beheading - Saturday 27 June, 2015

French gas factory attacker described as 'a wolf in sheep's clothing'

The French Prime Minister warned the country faces further attacks.

# beheading - Tuesday 7 April, 2015

Video shows ISIS beheading four men and hanging their bodies on crosses

A masked executioner is shown beheading the four with a sword, after reading out charges over a loudspeaker.

# beheading - Friday 20 March, 2015

Teenager who planned to behead soldiers jailed for 22 years

Brusthom Ziamani was found with a 12-inch knife and hammer.

# beheading - Thursday 19 February, 2015

Teen found with 12-inch knife and hammer "rapidly developed an extremist, violent mindset"

Brusthom Ziamani was found guilty of plotting to kill soldiers today.

# beheading - Monday 17 November, 2014

The 9 at 9: Monday

Catch up as you wake up.

# beheading - Sunday 16 November, 2014

British IS executioner 'Jihadi John' reportedly injured in air strike

The British man is believed to have been responsible for the murders of US journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff and British aid workers David Haines and Allan Henning.

# beheading - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Beheaded aid worker described as selfless man who left his job to help those most in need

Prime Minister David Cameron confirmed late Friday the “brutal murder” of Henning by IS jihadists.

# beheading - Friday 3 October, 2014

IS claim murder of British aid worker Alan Henning in beheading video

A top US official has described it as “another example of IS brutality”.

# beheading - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

New video shows beheading of Frenchman by Islamic State militants

Herve Gourdel, a French hiker, was abducted at the weekend.

# beheading - Thursday 4 September, 2014

Steven Sotloff's family speak out for the first time since his death Is

Steven Sotloff's family speak out for the first time since his death

“He ultimately sacrificed his life to bring their story to the world.”

# beheading - Wednesday 3 September, 2014

The 5 at 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

'A despicable crime': UN chief slams murder of US journalist Steven Sotloff

The White House has confirmed that the video showing Sotloff’s beheading is authentic.

# beheading - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

ISIS is a 'cancer' which 'has no place in the 21st century' - Obama

The US president said the entire world was appalled by the brutal murder of journalist James Foley.

# beheading - Wednesday 23 October, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning.

Facebook removes controversial beheading video following controversy

However, Facebook was adamant last night that it did not reverse or change any policies as a result of the controversy.

# beheading - Sunday 12 May, 2013

Saudi Arabia beheads man convicted of killing his relative

Awad Rawili stabbed to death Jazaa Rawili, a relative, during an argument. He was executed in the northern city of Araar.

# beheading - Monday 18 February, 2013

Trial begins of man accused of beheading British grandmother in Tenerife

The 29-year-old man has pleaded not guilty to repeatedly stabbing and then beheading Jennifer Mills-Westley in a shop on the Spanish holiday island.

# beheading - Friday 25 January, 2013

Sri Lanka to ban women from working as maids abroad

The move follows the beheading of a 17-year-old Sri Lankan nanny in Saudi Arabia.

# beheading - Monday 27 August, 2012

Insurgents kill 17 'party-goers' in Afghanistan

Early reports said that the 15 men and two women had been beheaded but subsequent accounts have shed more light on the attack.

# beheading - Monday 18 June, 2012

Indian man chops off daughter's head

Before bringing her head to the police station, he paraded it through his village.

# beheading - Friday 25 May, 2012

Man who beheaded Canadian bus passenger believed victim was an alien

A man found responsible for brutally attacking and killing a fellow bus passenger in Canada four years ago has revealed in an interview that he believed he was conducting god’s work.

# beheading - Monday 12 December, 2011

Woman beheaded in Saudi Arabia for 'sorcery'

Colm O’Gorman of Amnesty International Ireland has called the killing an “appalling and sickening act”.

# beheading - Saturday 14 May, 2011

British woman who was stabbed and beheaded in Tenerife is named

The woman has been named as Jennifer Mills-Westley as more details emerge of the gruesome attack in the Spanish resort.

# beheading - Friday 13 May, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In your Friday Fix: Shocking beheading in Tenerife; DAA chairman resigns; Clerics killed in Libya; A ‘hi-tech’ bosca bruscair in Dublin; Porn stash at the bin Laden compound; and a “smash-and-grab” raid at the Irish Farm Centre.

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Man decapitates British woman in Tenerife and 'carries her head through the streets' Shocking This post contains videos

Man decapitates British woman in Tenerife and 'carries her head through the streets'

Witnesses have described how the man stabbed and beheaded a woman before carrying her head through the streets in the Los Cristianos cultural centre in Tenerife.