Sat, 11 Nov 2017 09:22:52
Britain's Prince Charles steps up as Queen steps back
On Remembrance Sunday, Prince Charles will lay Queen Elizabeth II's wreath honouring Britain's war dead as she watches on -- a rare public symbol of the 91-year-old gradually scaling back her duties.
Tue, 07 Nov 2017 08:17:04
EU denounces 'shocking' Paradise Papers revelations
The European Union on Monday denounced the "shocking" revelations on the way top companies and dignitaries, including Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, avoid taxes using offshore wealth hubs.
Mon, 06 Nov 2017 08:12:21
UK Queen's private estate invested in offshore funds: leaks
Millions of pounds from the private estate of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II have been invested in offshore tax haven funds, a huge new leak of financial documents revealed on Sunday.
Sun, 29 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Whither the moderates in politically divided Britain?
The year 2017 has been defined by national elections held in three major European countries – France, Britain and Germany.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 07:04:30
US author George Saunders wins 2017 Man Booker Prize
US author George Saunders became on Tuesday only the second American writer to win Britain's renowned Man Booker Prize, which was awarded for his first full-length novel "Lincoln in the Bardo".
Sat, 07 Oct 2017 09:00:00
Alipay deal makes shopping easier abroad
Alipay, the Chinese payment platform, is to enable users of its digital wallet to make more mobile non-cash payments across Britain, Europe and the United States.
Thu, 05 Oct 2017 01:00:00
A solution to the Rohingya crisis
Five countries have the responsibility and ability to end Southeast Asia’s humanitarian disaster: Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, China and Britain
Wed, 04 Oct 2017 06:26:32
Britain's Evans given one-year ban after positive cocaine test
LONDON - Britain's Dan Evans was hit with a one-year suspension on Tuesday after testing positive for cocaine in April.
Tue, 03 Oct 2017 01:00:00
Still a long road ahead for the electric vehicle
THE TREND towards electric vehicles (EVs) is accelerating worldwide. The governments of France and Britain announced a ban on sales of petrol and diesel vehicles starting in 2040, and China will be discussing when to impose a ban as well.
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 13:14:12
Monarch collapses in Britan's 'biggest airline failure'
LONDON - Britain's Monarch Airlines has gone into administration and all flights have been cancelled with 110,000 passengers currently abroad, the Civil Aviation Authority said Monday.
Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:41:47
Triumphant achievement for charity
Triumph, Britain’s largest motorcycle manufacturer, recently staged a worldwide charity caravan to raise money for the Prostate Cancer Research Institute as well as to fund an awareness campaign of suicide and male illnesses.
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Thu, 21 Sep 2017 07:50:44
Suu Kyi’s award suspended by UK union over Myanmar crisis
One of Britain’s largest trade unions has suspended an award given to Aung San Suu Kyi when she was a political prisoner, as international criticism mounts over Myanmar refugee crisis, according to a report of The Guardian.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:41:45
Britain suspends Myanmar military training
London - Britain said Tuesday it had suspended its educational training courses for the Myanmar military due to the ethnic violence in Rakhine state.
Wed, 20 Sep 2017 07:18:37
Britain to promise 20 billion euros in Brexit bill: FT
Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:08:37
Western powers warn Suu Kyi on Rohingya before speech
UNITED NATIONS, United States - Britain led world powers Monday in warning Myanmar of potential action if leader Aung San Suu Kyi does not move to end a campaign against the Rohingya minority.