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Royals reportedly want Harry and Meghan ‘as far away as possible’

With Meghan Markle due to give birth any day, a new report says the British royal family is scrambling to try to contain her popularity amid worries she could become “bigger than [Princess] Diana.” And so they’ve determined to keep ...

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London climate protest arrests top 700

The Extinction Rebellion environmental protests in London rumbled on into a sixth day Saturday as the total number of arrests hit 718. Demonstrators were continuing to block Waterloo Bridge in the city and the central Oxford Circus junction despite the ...

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 93rd birthday

British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to lead the tributes to Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday (April 21), as Britain’s longest-serving monarch turns 93. The Queen, who has ruled Britain for more than 67 years, is expected to join ...

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EU can’t keep extending Brexit deadline: Juncker

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is warning Britain that the country’s departure from the European Union cannot be put off “indefinitely.” Britain was originally scheduled to leave the EU on March 29 but that date has been delayed twice, first ...

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London climate-change protesters to target Heathrow Airport

The Extinction Rebellion group of climate change campaigners said it planned to hold a protest at London’s Heathrow Airport on Friday, opening a new front in its demonstrations that have caused transport snarl-ups in the British capital. Extinction Rebellion has ...

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Journalist shot dead in Northern Ireland rioting

Photo: A car burns after petrol bombs were thrown at police in the Creggan area of Londonderry, in Northern Ireland, Thursday, April 18, 2019. London, Apr 19 : Police in Northern Ireland say the dissident republican group the New IRA ...

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Bangladeshi man jailed in UK for killing wife

Mohammed Anhar Ali and Nazia Ali. Photo: Collected A Bangladeshi man was sentenced to 26 years in prison by a UK court on Wednesday. Mohammed Anhar Ali, originally from Bangladesh, hid inside a cupboard for 10 hours before attacking wife ...

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Court castigates Home Office over misuse of immigration law

Damning verdict says use of terrorism-related rule to refuse applications is legally flawed How Home Office used terror law on highly skilled migrants The appeal court has issued a damning judgment criticising the Home Office’s use of a terrorism-related paragraph ...

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Brexit: Warning over Labour’s referendum stance

Jeremy Corbyn has been warned Labour will “haemorrhage” votes in the EU election unless the party explicitly backs a further referendum. MEP Richard Corbett, leader of the party in the EU Parliament, told the Observer Labour risked losing out to ...

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Shame, sadness in UK as Brexit reveals Parliament’s flaws

Photo: Protestor flags fly opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Thursday, April 11, 2019. London, Apr 14 : As a symbol of the woes of Britain’s Brexit-era democracy, it could hardly be bettered. Lawmakers had to be sent home ...

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