Wed, 19 Sep 2018 01:00
The old, the new and the not so venerable
Burberry's new star shows off his debut collection in London
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
A finger on the world's pulse
The London design biennale offers a sensory exploration of the world
Sun, 02 Sep 2018 01:00
Balloon of mayor Khan in bikini flies over London
London - Critics of London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Saturday launched a big balloon caricaturing him in a yellow bikini "in retaliation" for the "Baby Trump" blimp he let fly over Westminster in July.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 14:27
007 carmaker Aston Martin announces stock market float
Aston Martin, the British luxury car brand favoured by fictional spy James Bond, announced on Wednesday plans to list a quarter of its shares on the London stock market.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 18:10
Ryanair says to charge for carry-on suitcases
London - Irish no-frills airline Ryanair, Europe's biggest carrier by passenger numbers, will start charging passengers for cabin bags that do not fit under seats from November 1, the company said.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:18
'Chaotic' Brexit would threaten European unity for a generation: UK
British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday will once again warn that a Brexit with no deal between London and the European Union could threaten the continent's unity for a generation, according to his office.
Sun, 19 Aug 2018 07:21
Chelsea not title contenders despite super start for Sarri
Chelsea coach Maurizio Sarri ruled out talk of his side challenging for the Premier League title despite moving top of the table by edging Arsenal 3-2 in a thrilling London derby on Saturday.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 06:41
Sarri eyes early Chelsea boost as Tottenham return to Wembley
Chelsea and Arsenal's new regimes under Maurizio Sarri and Unai Emery got off to contrasting Premier League starts, but Saturday's clash between the two will provide a truer test of where the London rivals stand.
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 18:22
Suspected terror attack injures pedestrians outside UK parliament
London - A car crashed into barriers outside Britain's Houses of Parliament in a suspected terror attack on Tuesday, injuring a "number of pedestrians" yards from where five people were killed last year.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 11:25
Celebrating the art of Frida Kahlo
If you’re heading to London in the next couple of months, drop by the award-wining Lanesborough Hotel, which is offering a Frida Kahlo-inspired Afternoon Tea as a adjunct to the “Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up” exhibition that’s on show at the nearby Victoria & Albert Museum until November 4.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 14:43
British teen hugs dying boyfriend as his life support is turned off
LONDON - The photo of a British teenage girl hugging her boyfriend goodbye before his life support was turned off has gone viral on the Internet recently, Bernama quoted Xinhua as reporting.
Wed, 08 Aug 2018 01:00
Kroenke on brink of full Arsenal takeover
London - Stan Kroenke moved to the brink of a full takeover of Arsenal on Tuesday after minority shareholder Alisher Usmanov accepted an offer worth £550 million ($712 million) for his stake.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:35
US sports mogul Kroenke makes offer to buy Arsenal
London - Arsenal majority shareholder Stan Kroenke on Tuesday announced an offer to buy the entire British football club, valuing it at ฃ1.8 billion ($2.3 billion, 2 billion euros).
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
‘Yingluck did not flee UK; Dubai flight was pre-planned’
FORMER PRIME minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s flight from London to Dubai on Wednesday had nothing to do with the Thai government’s extradition request to the United Kingdom, a Pheu Thai Party source said yesterday.
Wed, 25 Jul 2018 13:00
Aeroflot reaps the rewards
Aeroflot has won two awards – Best Airline in Eastern Europe and Best Premium Economy Onboard – at the Skytrax World Airline Awards, the ceremony for which was held recently at The Langham hotel in London.