(Photo: UKTV) UKTV conducted a poll and determined that Benedict Cumberbatch is Britain's yummiest actor. So it commissioned chocolatiers to build this life-size sculpture of the Sherlock and Star Trek Into Darkness star. It consists of over 88 pounds of Belgian chocolate, which is about 33% cocoa. Show More Summary
The late 1970s and 1980s witnessed the emergence of a younger generation of artists working in the United Kingdom who began to receive international attention for practices which, although incredibly diverse, share a revived interest in the sculpted object, in materials, and in ideas around production procedures. Show More Summary
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LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron will face off against six political rivals later on Thursday in the first TV debate of Britain's national election campaign, hoping the format will allow him to cast himself as a statesman against squabbling pretenders.
Founded in 2011, Shawbrook is considered a challenger to the larger, more traditional lenders that dominate the banking landscape in Britain.
Britain is currently checking reports about nine UK nationals, seized by Turkish authorities after allegedly trying to enter Syria illegally.
The Internet is full of time-lapse videos of California cities, so what’s so special about the latest San Francisco video from photographer Toby Harriman? For one thing, it was scored by a 14-year-old living in Britain. Secondly, Harriman shot the video on black and white film -- for...
Britain's Kell Brook wants to defend his IBF world welterweight title by the end of May in the first of two summer bouts.
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One of Britain’s largest medieval cemeteries has been unearthed at Cambridge University, archaeologists say.
In 2013, UNESCO asked the British Museum to let it mediate a deal between it and the government of Greece, which has been calling for the return of the Elgin Marbles with ever-growing fervor for the past 30 years.
In Great Britain, parents fear that their children might move to Syria and join the terrorists during the Easter break.
Campaigning in Britain's closest national election in decades will start on Monday after Prime Minister David Cameron meets Queen Elizabeth following parliament's dissolution, teeing up an unusually fraught battle to govern the $2.8Show More Summary
Syrian and Egyptian refugees nearly drowned in a vat of melted chocolate while trying to enter Britain from Calais. The group were part of a larger contingent of 25 migrants which were split up by a Kurdish trafficker from Iraq. He reportedly...Show More Summary
A 67-year-old pensioner from East Yorkshire in Britain claims his pet Labrador saved his life by performing the Heimlich manoeuvre on him as he was choking from a pickled onion, lodged in his throat. Just recently, Alan Spencer was enjoying...Show More Summary
Penelope Curtis, who drew a mix of praise and pointed criticism for exhibitions she oversaw during her five-year tenure, will move to the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum in Lisbon this summer.
The United States, Britain, France, Germany, Russia, and China were reportedly very close to an agreement with Iran on nuclear power yesterday, and are furiously trying to patch the remaining problems even though the deadline passed at midnight. The hope is that a deal might be reached on April Fools' Day. “I hope that... More »
Spain's Banco Sabadell could look to expand further in Britain after agreeing a 1.7 billion pound ($2.5 billion) takeover of TSB, one of the biggest cross-border banking deals since the financial crisis of 2007-09. Sabadell, Spain'sShow More Summary
Britain's election season is always marked by banner ads reminding us of the perils of voting for the other party. While this year is no exception, the quality of the claims seems even lower than usual. From Labour threatening to break...Show More Summary
The diplomatic missions of Great Britain, Turkey, and Indonesia have closed up shop in war-torn Yemen and personnel are currently heading to Saudi Arabia, a source in the Yemeni government told Sputnik on Wednesday.