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Trigger a fire alarm so that you can be near enough to watch your favourite boyband evacuating from their hotel? That was what happened on Sunday (July 7) in London, with the commotion blamed on an overzealous fan of South Korean group NCT 127. Earlier, the nine-member group had played at Wembley Arena as part of their world tour called Neo City - The Origin. A reviewer for Metro described the action on stage as high-energy, noting that "even the patient parents in the crowd couldn't help but dance". But the joy NCT 127 felt in holding a red-hot concert soon went up in smoke when they were back at the hotel, which was also where some fans stayed. While it was a prank, the harsh ringing of the fire alarm set off a panic. Full story

9 July