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Stay or go? Brexit activists battle it out

30 May 2016 | 0 comments

Politicians and world leaders have dominated the headlines in the campaign for Britain's EU referendum, but a passionate battle for the country's future is also being fought by activists on the streets.At...

Embattled DR Congo opposition leader Katumbi in London: lawyer

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

Moise Katumbi, the embattled DR Congo opposition leader who quit the country last week ostensibly for medical treatment, has now flown from South Africa to London, one of his lawyers said Sunday. Katumbi,...

British FM welcomes 'progress' in Yemen peace talks

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Sunday welcomed "progress" in Yemen peace talks, saying a solution to the conflict in the battered Arabian Peninsula country must be political, not military.Speaking...

20 rescued from boat in English Channel: coastguard

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

Twenty people, most of them migrants, were rescued by the British coastguard from the Channel on Sunday after their inflatable boat began to take on water.The rhib (rigid-hulled inflatable boat) carrying...

German WWII coding machine found on eBay

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

One of the machines used to send coded messages between Adolf Hitler and his generals sold for £10 on eBay after being discovered in a shed in England, the buyer said Sunday.Researchers at The National...

19 migrants rescued from boat in English Channel: coastguard

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

The British coastguard said it rescued 19 migrants on Sunday from the Channel after their inflatable boat began to take on water."The rhib (rigid-hulled inflatable boat), with 19 people on board was located...

19 migrants rescued from boat in English Channel: coastguard

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

The British coastguard said it rescued 19 migrants on Sunday from the Channel after their inflatable boat began to take on water."The rhib (rigid-hulled inflatable boat), with 19 people on board was located...

19 migrants rescued from boat in English Channel: coastguard

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

The British coastguard said it rescued 19 migrants on Sunday from the Channel after their inflatable boat began to take on water."The rhib (rigid-hulled inflatable boat), with 19 people on board was located...

Fourth body found after Thailand speedboat accident

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

The body of a British man missing for four days after a tourist speedboat crashed in southern Thailand was found Sunday on rocks close to where the boat went down, bringing the death toll to four.The...

Brexit: A long, complicated divorce

29 May 2016 | 0 comments

A British exit from the European Union would plunge the two parties into a messy divorce and force them build a new relationship after a marriage of more than 40 years.Here are the logistical and legal...

Gibraltar leader fears Spain sovereignty push over Brexit

28 May 2016 | 0 comments

Spain may try to force the issue of joint sovereignty with Britain over Gibraltar in the event of a Brexit, the territory's chief minister said in an interview aired Saturday.Fabian Picardo told Sky News...

First service marks WWI Battle of Jutland centenary

28 May 2016 | 0 comments

Britain on Saturday kicked off a week of commemorations marking one hundred years since the Battle of Jutland, the largest naval battle of World War I.More than 6,000 British and 2,500 German sailors...

British far-right burn EU flag as referendum looms

28 May 2016 | 0 comments

Far-right demonstrators burnt the EU flag on Saturday at a rally in Dover, Britain's closest town to continental Europe.Police officers in high-visibility jackets surrounded the small number of demonstrators...

Thai rescuers battle rough seas in search for missing British tourist

28 May 2016 | 0 comments

Thai rescue workers battled rough seas Saturday as they resumed the search for a British man missing after a speedboat accident that left three foreign women dead, police said.The boat, which was carrying...

Panama Papers law firm closes Jersey, Gibraltar offices

28 May 2016 | 0 comments

The law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers revelations is closing its offices in the British-dependent territories of Jersey, Isle of Man and Gibraltar, it tweeted Friday.Mossack Fonseca "will be...

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