Great Britain's Nicola Adams faces Thailand's Peamwilai Laopeam in the flyweight final at the World Championships.
Welcome to Friday’s edition of our daily Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up here. Britain’s administration is now in hibernation. The civil service has entered Purdah – a term derived from the Persian word for curtain and the practice of shielding a woman from prying eyes. Show More Summary
Scotland will have another independence referendum in the event of Britain leaving the European Union — dubbed a Brexit — and will opt to leave the UK, former First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond said on Thursday night. Salmond, who...Show More Summary
Click image for 650 x 528 size. Fuseli, The Nightmare, 1781. Henry Fuseli was a Swiss painter, draughtsman and writer on art who spent much of his life in Britain. Many of his works, such as The Nightmare, deal with supernatural subject-matter.
The ladies of Fifth Harmony get decked out in denim for a performance on Britain’s Got Talent on Thursday night (May 26) in London, England. The members of 5H – Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane Hansen, Camila Cabello, and Lauren Jauregui – gave an epic performance of their hit “Work From Home.” PHOTOS: Check [...]
There aren't many things that are less sexy than scaffolding, so kudos to Fifth Harmony! On Thursday, the gorgeous girl group hopped across the pond and hit the stage on Britain's Got Talent to perform their top-ten single Work From Home! Video: Watch 5H Perform All In My Head (Flex)! Donning denim duds, Camila Cabello, Normani Kordei, Ally [...]
ISE-SHIMA, Japan Reuters) - Britain plans to send a navy warship to help battle the smuggling of both people and arms off the coast of Libya, Prime Minister David Cameron will tell G7 leaders on Thursday.
One of Britain's coolest restaurants is decked out in spring florals.
illustration by Ellie Foreman-Peck Britain and the referendum Great Britain is my adopted home. I have deep affection for this nation; for its people, for its great tradition of liberalism, its commitment to justice and human rights;...Show More Summary
British punters have suddenly started to pile money on Britain voting to leave the European Union on June 23, and a betting expert can offer no explanation as to why this is happening. Matthew Shaddick, head of political betting at Ladbrokes,...Show More Summary
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Extreme weather is becoming one of the biggest risks to World Heritage icons like the Polynesian Easter Island or Britain's Stonehenge, posing a threat to tourism and economies alike, scientists and U.N. experts said on Thursday.
LONDON (AP) — Britain gained 333,000 people through immigration in 2015 — a near-historic high that is fanning the debate about newcomers ahead of a vote next month on whether the country should remain in the European Union. Those who back leaving the EU say Thursday’s Office for National Statistics figures prove that Britain can’t […]
James Corden is best known for playing Paul Potts in a Britain's Got Talent biopic Carpool Karaoke, and Wednesday night, he took the musical action outside the vehicle and into the crosswalk. Presenting a high-stakes production of The...Show More Summary
Andy Murray's superb form going into the French Open could be a factor in his struggles at Roland Garros, according to Great Britain Davis Cup captain Leon Smith.
Amazon is the worst thing that could happen to stodgy old department stores. Yet that’s where Britain’s Debenhams found new boss Sergio Bucher. That makes it one of a handful of UK high-street names headed up by a digital ace. The hire sounds odd, but could be inspired.
KELLINGTON, England (Reuters) - As farmer Guy Poskitt looks across a field of pumpkin seedlings, he worries how he will get them planted and picked in future if Britain votes next month to leave the European Union and closes the door on migrant workers.
LONDON (AP) — With sparks flying from a welder at work behind him, Simon Boyd’s voice rises as he explains why he believes the United Kingdom should leave the European Union even though his company, REIDsteel, has put up buildings across the 28-nation bloc, from the Netherlands to Poland and Italy. The EU saddles smaller […]
Brexit campaigners have lept on official statistics that show net migration into the U.K. increased by 20,000 to 333,000 in 2015—still far above the “tens of thousands” the government once promised to secure. According to Britain’s Office...Show More Summary