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Most UK profit warnings since 2008
BBC - 5 Hours ago
Profit warnings by UK-listed firms have risen to their highest summer level in six years, according to a new report. The report, by the consultancy firm EY, said quoted firms issued 69 profit warnings
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ISIL waterboarding prisoners, reveals British hostage
Sydney Morning Herald - 5 Hours ago
The British hostage of Islamic State, John Cantlie has told how prisoners have been waterboarded for trying to escape in the latest video released by the terror group. The 43-year-old British photojournalist,
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UK delegation probing Hong Kong's political reform may visit next month
South China Morning Post - 6 Hours ago
A delegation of British lawmakers accused by Beijing of "meddling'' in Hong Kong affairs could arrive in the city as early as next month for a parliamentary inquiry. As political tensions persist and
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Britain's Queen tweets for first time
CNN - 10/24/2014
London (CNN) -- Britain's Queen Elizabeth II dipped a toe into 21st-century communications Friday when she posted her first tweet. Signing herself Elizabeth R., for regina or queen, she welcomed visitors
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Trolls traget British Queen as she sends her first tweet
Irish Independent - 11 Hours ago
Twitter received the royal stamp of approval this week when the Queen posted her first tweet on the social media website. Queen Elizabeth II showed she was more than capable of embracing modern technology
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Lawyer: Burmese suspects deny killing British backpackers on Thai island
CNN - 10/23/2014
(CNN) -- Two Burmese migrants accused of the brutal murder of two British tourists on a popular tourist island in Thailand last month have retracted their confessions, a lawyer representing them says.
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British woman dies at uncertified Thai cosmetic clinic
South China Morning Post - 10/24/2014
A British woman has died under anaesthesia during a cosmetic procedure by an uncertified surgeon at a clinic in Thailand's capital, authorities said yesterday. The 24-year-old patient stopped breathing
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US, UK asked Australia to send personnel to West Africa to combat Ebola
Sydney Morning Herald - 10/23/2014
Both the United States and the United Kingdom have asked Australia to send personnel to West Africa to help combat the deadly Ebola virus, foreign affairs officials have told a Senate hearing. Under
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U.K. officer arrested after ammunition found at Buckingham Palace
Globe and Mail - 10/23/2014
The officer, who has not been identified, is from the unit responsible for protecting the Royal Household and normally works in a protection role, although he is not assigned to guard any individual member
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Parliament square arrests for feeding protest (literally)
Channel 4 - 10/23/2014
Two people are arrested for obstructing police after giving food and water to a fellow protester who is occupying a site outside the Houses of Parliament. Please wait while this video loads. If it doesn't
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U.K. police officer arrested after ammunition found at Buckingham Palace
Globe and Mail - 10/23/2014
The officer, who has not been identified, is from the unit responsible for protecting the Royal Household and normally works in a protection role, although he is not assigned to guard any individual member
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US, UK ask Australia to send Ebola personnel
Sydney Morning Herald - 10/23/2014
Both the United States and the United Kingdom have asked Australia to send personnel to West Africa to help combat the deadly Ebola virus, foreign affairs officials have told a Senate hearing. Under
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UK could ban tear gas exports to Hong Kong, minister says in parliamentary debate
South China Morning Post - 10/23/2014
Britain said on Wednesday it was open to a ban on British tear gas exports to Hong Kong after police used it against pro-democracy protesters. Foreign Office minister responsible for Hong Kong affairs
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Britain Refuses to Pay E.U. Bill
New York Times - 10/24/2014
Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain says his country will not make a 2.1 billion euro payment into this year’s European Union budget, saying the sum is “completely unacceptable.”
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Britain's Queen Elizabeth II joins social media age with 1st tweet
Ein News - 10/24/2014
Today - 14:58 GMT Friday, October 24, 2014 - 9:17am (CNN) —  LONDON (CNN) -- Britain's Queen Elizabeth II dipped a toe into 21st-century communications Friday when she posted her
Britain's Queen joins social media age with 1st tweet Ein News
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European Union Orders Britain to Pay Extra $2.7 Billion
New York Times - 10/24/2014
In a country where membership in the bloc is a contentious topic, the demand is being portrayed as a punishment for its relative economic success.
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Head of Inquiry Into Child Abuse in Britain Faces a Legal Challenge
New York Times - 10/24/2014
Fiona Woolf, the head of the inquiry, faces scrutiny over her links to the man who was home secretary when files about the abuse charges vanished.
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British Labour Chief, a Jew Who Criticizes Israel, Walks a Fine Line
New York Times - 10/24/2014
The politically loaded issue of support for Israel comes with a personal dimension for Ed Miliband, who could become Britain’s prime minister after next year’s election.
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Britain Pledges Millions to Fight Ebola and Chides Others to Spend More
New York Times - 10/24/2014
Prime Minister David Cameron said his country had already promised more aid than any other in Europe to fight Ebola in West Africa, but said other European countries need to do more.
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UK medical ship joining efforts
CNN - 10/18/2014
A British hospital ship is sailing to West Africa to join the fight against Ebola. CNN's Kellie Morgan reports. If your browser has Adobe Flash Player installed, click above to play. Otherwise, click
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London terror suspect recording: 'Terrorist' is a great word to describe me
CNN - 10/17/2014
London (CNN) -- A British man charged with planning either a "Mumbai-style" terror attack or an attack on a prominent person said in secret recordings that he had been to Syria and reveled in the idea
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You've never seen London Tube like this
CNN - 10/17/2014
London (CNN) -- Close one eye, and it could almost -- almost -- pass for a regular underground train. Close the other, and it looks like a space shuttle from Star Trek. The truth is somewhere in between.
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Meet London's futuristic new Tube train
CNN - 10/17/2014
London (CNN) -- Close one eye, and it could almost -- almost -- pass for a regular underground train. Close the other, and it looks like a space shuttle from Star Trek. The truth is somewhere in between.
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London suspect: 'Terrorist' is a great word
CNN - 10/17/2014
London (CNN) -- A British man charged with planning either a "Mumbai-style" terror attack or an attack on a prominent person said in secret recordings that he had been to Syria and reveled in the idea
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Indonesian wife 'admits' ordering death of British husband, Robert Ellis
South China Morning Post - 10/22/2014
The body of a British man was found tied up in a ditch with his throat slashed on the Indonesian resort island of Bali, in what police said was a killing ordered by his own wife. Local residents found
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