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Labour pledges £26 billion pound boost to healthcare spending

Britain's opposition Labour Party pledged on Wednesday to spend an extra £26 billion on healthcare if it wins the Dec. 12 election, including recruiting...

PM May refuses to rule out ‘no-deal’ Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May scrambled to put together a new Brexit strategy after MPs rejected her EU divorce deal, and insisted she could not...

Labour calls for investigation into Javid over past ‘financial misconduct’

Britain's opposition Labour Party on Monday called for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to investigate Chancellor Sajid Javid's role in financial misconduct during his previous career...

London’s Ritz could be up for sale for $1 billion

The Ritz London, one of the most prestigious hotels in the world, could be put up for sale after its businessmen owners David and...

Briton loses 14-year fight against extradition to US

A 39-year-old British murder suspect who has spent 14 years fighting his extradition to the United States lost his final appeal on Monday at...

Locals enjoy rare calm at London museums

Getting close to the animated T-Rex at London's Natural History Museum normally requires long queues and sharp elbows. But today, only a handful of children...
Victoria & Abdul

Costumes from ‘Victoria & Abdul’ to go on display in UK

Costumes worn by Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench and Indian actor Ali Fazal in a new film about Queen Victoria's special bond with an Indian...

8-Year-Old Indian-Origin Girl Cracks UK’s Math Hall Of Fame

An eight-year-old Indian-origin schoolgirl has entered the UK's Mathletics Hall of Fame, an online mathematics-based competitive tool aimed at primary school pupils. Sohini Roy...

Eight years after shooting, Nobel-winner Malala graduates

Nobel Prize-winning activist Malala Yousafzai, who moved to Britain after being shot for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, described her joy Friday at graduating from...

New 50-pound note to feature World War Two code-breaker Alan Turing

Mathematician Alan Turing, whose cracking of a Nazi code helped the Allies to win World War Two but who committed suicide after being convicted...