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Former British PM to quit as envoy for Mideast Quartet
CNN - 5/28/2015
Story highlights Blair wrote to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to officially step down Former PM says he will continue to be involved in the search for Mideast peace Blair wrote Wednesday to U.N. Secretary-General
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Britain’s longest serving Asian MP Keith Vaz named vice-chairman of Labour party
Times of India - 5/28/2015
LONDON: An Indian origin British MP has broken the glass ceiling of British politics by becoming the second most important man in Britain's second most important political party. Britain's longest serving
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Tunisian authorities arrest Moroccan suspect in Bardo museum attack
France24 - 5/28/2015
Tunisia arrests Moroccan suspect in Bardo museum attack Read more Pressure mounts on FIFA’s Blatter in wake of arrests Read more 'The shame game' Read more Malaysia
Britain's Cameron tours Europe to push for EU reform France24
Malaysia says 139 bodies found in migrant graves France24
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Cameron tours Europe as referendum bill unveiled
Channel 4 - 5/28/2015
David Cameron begins his whistle-stop tour to meet European leaders, as he begins talks on the "substantive" changes he wants ahead of the UK's referendum on EU membership. Mr Cameron is due to hold
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British Chinese volunteer fighting alongside Kurds against ISIS in Syria becomes
South China Morning Post - 5/28/2015
Photos of a British Chinese volunteer in the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) have gone viral on mainland social media after he posted photographs of everyday life as an international
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More taxes for UK businesses with foreign labour: Queen
Times of India - 5/28/2015
LONDON: The British Queen on Wednesday announced at the opening of the UK parliament session that businesses that employ foreign labour will have to pay a new visa levy which will be used to fund apprenticeship
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David Cameron Presses E.U. for ‘Better Deal for Britain’
New York Times - 20 Hours ago
The British prime minister, on a trip to Europe. is warning that Britain may leave the European Union if it cannot win policy changes.
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Obama meets family of journalist beheaded by ISIS
Town Hall - 22 Hours ago
President Barack Obama met Thursday with the family of an American killed by ISIS, visiting the parents and sister of journalist Steven Sotloff during a trip to Miami.
Obama meets family of beheaded journalist Fnews.com
Iraqi soldier recalls the battle with ISIS CNN
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Letter From Europe: British Inquiries Shed Light, Until They Don't
New York Times - 5/28/2015
The Iraq war investigation is one of a series that the authorities use to airbrush official errors or at least to delay embarrassment.
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British Muslim youth gets 6 years' jail for trying to join IS
Times of India - 5/27/2015
LONDON: A 20-year-old British Muslim was on Wednesday sentenced to six years in jail for making "determined" efforts to join the Islamic State in Syria to fulfill his ambition of becoming a martyr.
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Britain's new immigration bill poses threat to Indian business houses
Times of India - 5/27/2015
LONDON: In what could be bad news for Indian business houses, employing non English staff may soon mean an additional fee for every worker. The Queen also announced a new immigration bill that would
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UK's Re-Elected Cameron Outlines Plans in Queen's Speech
NewsMax.com - 5/27/2015
Britain's first all-Conservative government in two decades unveiled its plans for power Wednesday, including laws to hold a referendum on European Union membership, give Scotland more autonomy and toughen
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Britain’s EU referendum to proceed
The Japan News - 5/28/2015
Reuters LONDON (Reuters) — Britain’s Queen Elizabeth set in motion the new government’s plans for an in-out referendum on staying in the European Union on Wednesday, but left open questions about when
Queen sets in motion Britain’s in-out referendum on Europe Times of Malta
Queen backs EU referendum plan Gulf Daily News
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David Miliband to Fareed Zakaria on UK election: "[Labour] bet that this was an
CNN - 5/24/2015
Today on Fareed Zakaria GPS, Zakaria held an exclusive interview with David Miliband, CEO of the International Rescue Committee, Gideon Rose, Foreign Affairs editor, Danielle Pletka, American Enterprise
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Govt to use British-era pact over Ganga hydel proj
Economic Times - 5/26/2015
NEW DELHI: This old English idiom is usually used as a proxy to denote impossibility, but the union environment ministry may be about to show that it is sometimes possible to have one's cake and eat it
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Briton gets life for killing U.S. soldier in Iraq
CNN - 5/22/2015
Story highlights Anis Sardar helped make the roadside bomb that killed Sgt. 1st Class Randy Johnson, 34 He was linked to plot through fingerprints found by the FBI on tape used in making bombs With the
Life for UK cabbie bomb maker CNN
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Briton given life term for making bomb that killed U.S. soldier in Iraq
CNN - 5/22/2015
Story highlights Anis Sardar helped make the roadside bomb that killed Sgt. 1st Class Randy Johnson, 34 He was linked to plot through fingerprints found by the FBI on tape used in making bombs Sgt. 1st
Life for UK cabbie who made bomb that killed soldier CNN
Life sentence for London bomb maker CNN
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Cameron starts push for EU reforms
BBC - 5/22/2015
David Cameron has said he is determined to reform Britain's relationship with the EU as he seeks to kick-start talks with European leaders on his plans. At a summit in Latvia, he will outline changes
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Trent almost a British Bulldog
Canberra Times - 5/27/2015
Had he not been chosen for NSW last year, Trent Hodkinson would probably be an England international by now. Just before last year's State of Origin series, Hodkinson was poised to meet with England
Origin selection ensured Trent Hodkinson didn't become another British Bulldog Unlimited Magazine
Origin selection kept Hodkinson from England's grasp The Press NZ
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Happy when it rains: On the road with Britain's caravan crowd
CNN - 5/21/2015
Story highlights Caravanners spend their vacations in small trailer homes that they tow across the UK Photographer Gareth Iwan Jones traveled with some of them last year But for a die-hard -- some might
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British man found guilty in U.S. soldier's death in Iraq
CNN - 5/21/2015
Story highlights Soldier was killed by roadside explosive device Anis Sardar, 38, is set to be sentenced on Friday Anis Sardar, 38, was convicted in London's Woolwich Crown Court. He is set to be sentenced
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Most EU nationals in United Kingdom excluded from voting in referendum
China Post - 5/25/2015
By Naomi O'Leary, AFP LONDON--Most European Union citizens who are resident in the UK will not be able to vote in a referendum on its membership of the bloc, the government said on Monday. Legislation
Most EU nationals in UK excluded from voting in referendum Muscat Daily
Most EU citizens in Britain can’t take part in vote on nation joining bloc South China Morning Post
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UK bars EU citizens to vote in upcomong historic referendum
Times of India - 5/25/2015
LONDON: Citizens from most EU countries living in the UK will not get a vote in the referendum to decide whether Britain will stay part of it. Around 45.3 million people will be eligible to take part
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EU crunch time: Cameron invites Juncker to Chequers
Channel 4 - 5/25/2015
David Cameron prepares for talks with the European Commission president at his country home as he embarks on his "charm offensive" for EU reform. David Cameron plans to broaden his EU reform campaign
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Iraq's PM denies his forces lack 'will to fight'
Channel 4 - 5/25/2015
Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi rejects US criticism that his forces do not have the will to fight, after they fled from a confrontation with Islamic State in Ramadi. Mr al-Abadi said Iraqi forces
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