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China tortured me over Hong Kong, says...

China tortured me over Hong Kong, says...

East Asia

Thu, Nov 21 2019

Simon Cheng, a Hong Kong citizen who worked for the British government for almost two years, said he...

British election campaign kicks off...

British election campaign kicks off...

World

Thu, Oct 31 2019

Opinion polls suggest the election is Johnson's to lose. His Conservative Party is leading Labour...

Brexit end game: Source says UK will...

Brexit end game: Source says UK will...

Europe

Thu, Oct 24 2019

Boris Johnson had won the top job by staking his career on getting Brexit done by the latest deadline...

Johnson will ask for Brexit extension...

Johnson will ask for Brexit extension...

Europe

Sat, Oct 5 2019

A spokesman for Johnson said he could not comment on ongoing legal proceedings

Thieves steal $5m gold toilet from Britain's...

Thieves steal $5m gold toilet from Britain's...

Europe

Mon, Sep 16 2019

Thieves with at least two vehicles broke into the palace, the birthplace of World War Two leader Winston...

Britain's parliament approves law seeking...

Britain's parliament approves law seeking...

World

Sat, Sep 7 2019

Johnson says Britain must now hold a national election on Oct. 15 to let voters decide who they want...

Johnson's own brother quits on eve of...

Johnson's own brother quits on eve of...

Europe

Fri, Sep 6 2019

The 47-year-old, who campaigned to remain a member of the EU in the 2016 referendum while his older brother...

Churchill's grandson to be expelled...

Churchill's grandson to be expelled...

Europe

Wed, Sep 4 2019

Since he took office as prime minister six weeks ago, Johnson has been ruthless

British Defence Secretary Williamson...

British defence secretary sacked over...

Europe

Wed, May 1 2019

Williamson ‘strenuously’ denied involvement in the leak

Ecuador: Assange tried to use embassy...

Ecuador: Assange tried to use embassy...

Europe

Mon, Apr 15 2019

Assange's relationship with his hosts collapsed after Ecuador accused him of leaking information...

Britain plans social media watchdog...

Britain plans social media watchdog...

Europe

Mon, Apr 8 2019

Internet companies could face big fines, with bosses also held personally accountable, under rules to...

May asks EU for Brexit extension to...

May asks EU for Brexit extension to...

Europe

Fri, Apr 5 2019

France, however, indicated it was not yet ready to accept an extension unless the British presented a...

Global gold demand will rise to four-year...

Global gold demand will rise to four-year...

Business

Mon, Apr 1 2019

The world will consume 4,370 tonnes of gold this year

UK lawmakers to vote on eight Brexit...

UK lawmakers to vote on eight Brexit...

Europe

Wed, Mar 27 2019

The result will be announced on Wednesday evening after a debate ends at 2100 GMT, the Speaker, John...

PM May battles to keep control of...

PM May battles to keep control of...

Europe

Mon, Mar 25 2019

With May weakened, ministers lined up to insist she was still in charge and to deny any part in, or knowledge...

Royal adviser fired over Khashoggi murder...

Royal adviser fired over Khashoggi murder...

Middle East

Mon, Mar 25 2019

The Saudi public prosecutor indicted 11 unnamed suspects in November, including five who could face the...

Brexit delayed? PM May requests three-month...

Brexit delayed? PM May requests three-month...

Europe

Wed, Mar 20 2019

Nearly three years after the United Kingdom voted to leave the European Union and nine days before the...

May seeks Brexit delay after third vote...

May seeks Brexit delay after third vote...

Europe

Tue, Mar 19 2019

Nearly three years after Britain voted to leave the EU, its departure is uncertain

May seeks to revive her deal as MPs...

May seeks to revive her deal as MPs...

World

Thu, Mar 14 2019

May's authority hit an all-time low this week after a series of parliamentary defeats and...

Iran threatens defence overhaul to counter...

Iran threatens defence overhaul to counter...

Middle East

Wed, Mar 13 2019

Ali Shamkhani, the secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, did not name the countries...

Britain in Brexit chaos: parliament...

Britain in Brexit chaos: parliament...

Europe

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The vote puts the world's fifth largest economy in uncharted territory with no obvious way forward;...