Four men plead guilty to stock exchange bomb plot

Four men said to have been inspired by al-Qaeda have pleaded guilty to a plot to detonate a bomb at the London Stock Exchange, reports the BBC.

Mohammed Chowdhury, Shah Rahman, Gurukanth Desai and Abdul Miah all pleaded guilty to “engaging in conduct in preparation for acts of terrorism”.

The four men from London and Cardiff were arrested in 2010 and are set to stand trial at Woolwich Crown Court.