A 60-year-old with more than four decades of experience as a sailor was killed during the UK's Clipper Round the World yacht race Saturday. Simon Speirs, a crew member on the Great Britain yacht since the race began on Aug. 20, was helping to change its sails amid gale-force winds...
Draft resolution by: France, Italy, Japan, Sweden, Ukraine, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and United States of America. The Security Council, Recalling its Resolutions 2319 (2016), 2314 (2016) 2235 (2015), 2253...Show More Summary
I found a copy of Britain Explained as I was exploring Blackwell’s Bookshop in Oxford this past July. The cover immediately jumped out at me for its great design. It features Johnston Underground, the official London Underground font...Show More Summary
As Israel continues to occupy Palestinian lands and threatens a new war against Lebanon, much of this turmoil traces back to Great Britain’s Balfour Declaration during World I, a century ago, reports Dennis J Bernstein. By Dennis J Bernstein Great…Read more ?
Delighted to hand the floor today to our young correspondent Jack Pepper today for a look at why we need a new Britten in Britain for the 21st century, and what conditions might be necessary for one to emerge. And no, it's not just the mainstream media. Show More Summary
Child grooming and rape by Muslim gangs is a serious problem in multi-cultural Great Britain. One police officer warned that as many as 600,000 children may have been victims in the child sex abuse by Muslim gangs. So far there haveShow More Summary
It is time that British Government declare that Israel has never lived up to the revered Balfour Declaration and rescind it once and for all. For if Great Britain believes in human rights and democracy, it will demand that Israel recognize the right of Palestinian refugees and their offspring to return home and to live as equal citizens under a representative government.
(University of Sao Paulo Scientific Outreach Unit) An international consortium of specialists, led by Max Langer from the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, and including experts from Argentina, Brazil, Germany, Great Britain, and Spain has re-evaluated the data provided by Baron et al. Show More Summary
By Rishad Marquardt: One year ago, Great Britain, overtook the US to become the nation with the greatest number of world champions in professional boxing. Such statistical shifts often occur in sport. A dominant force is momentarily upended by a smaller, traditionally weaker force. Show More Summary
One of the judges mistakenly posted the result before the finale aired in Britain, but the episode still drew a live audience of more than 7.3 million.
PRAGUE (Reuters) - The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, said on Tuesday that he was ready to speed up negotiations with Great Britain.
Fancy! Who’d have thought that Britain’s best-loved cookery show was not in fact about baking but bigotry? The producer who founded The Great British Bake Off, Richard McKerrow, has claimed the show is “radically anti-Brexit”. This is because, he suggests, it challenges Britain’s innate racist instincts. Show More Summary
Visiting the Hat Works, Great Britain’s only hat-making museum, is like stepping back in time. It’s packed with an abundance of historical hats and equipment. You can experience the industry’s history through its many stages, from when was a boutique operation up until making hats became a mass-produced endeavor. Show More Summary
There are still two races left in the 2017 Formula 1 season, but Great Britain’s Lewis Hamilton locked up his historic fourth F1 title on Sunday with a ninth-place finish at the Mexican Grand Prix. His closest rival, Sebastian Vettel, needed at least a second-place finish to keep his hopes of catching Hamilton alive. When […]
Oct 30 (Gracenote) - Constructor Standings after the Rally of Great Britain on Sunday Constructors Points 1. M-Sport World Rally Team 398 2. Hyundai Motorsport 305 3. Toyota Gazoo Racing 241 4. Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team 210
Oct 30 (Gracenote) - Driver Standings after the Rally of Great Britain on Sunday Drivers Points 1. Sebastien Ogier (France) M-Sport World Rally Team 215 2. Thierry Neuville (Belgium) Hyundai Motorsport 183 3. Ott Taenak (Estonia) M-Sport World Rally Team 169 4. Jari-Matti Latvala (Finland) Toyota Gazoo Racing 136 5. Elfyn Evan
Oct 30 (Gracenote) - Result from the Rally of Great Britain on Sunday 1. Elfyn Evans (Britain) Ford 2:57:00.600 2. Thierry Neuville (Belgium) Hyundai +00:37.300 3. Sebastien Ogier (France) Ford 00:45.200 4. Andreas Mikkelsen (Norway) Hyundai 00:49.800 5. Show More Summary
Britain’s Big Ben fell silent in August for extensive repairs and won’t regularly bong again until 2021. If that leaves you with some time on your hands, check out these landmark timepieces. Musée d'Orsay, Paris Before you do anything at Musée d’Orsay, go to the fifth floor for some of the best...