UK (United Kingdom)
UK reports highest single-day COVID-19 cases since May
The UK has reported 6,178 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours, the highest single-day spike since 1 May, taking the total tally to 409,729, official data revealed
24 September 2020, 4:50
Pandemic-inspired collection at London Fashion Week
Turkish designer Bora Aksu said the coronavirus pandemic inspired his latest collection, which looks back over one hundred years to the Spanish flu pandemic and the end of World War One.
20 September 2020, 4:54
UK says Russian spies almost certainly behind Navalny poisoning
Britain said on Wednesday that Russia had a case to answer over the poisoning of Alexei Navalny as it was almost certain that Russian intelligence services carried out the attack with a ...
17 September 2020, 3:16
AstraZeneca resumes COVID-19 vaccine trial after UK green light
Pharma giant AstraZeneca on Saturday said it had resumed a COVID-19 vaccine trial after getting the all-clear from British regulators, following a pause caused by a UK volunteer falling ill.
12 September 2020, 14:36
GCSE and A-level results
A British fiasco derived from algorithm
It was a British fiasco, but Prime Minister Boris Johnson termed it a "mutant algorithm". This is about the exam results of both GCSE and A-level, involving millions of pupils
9 September 2020, 6:38
UK judge rejects Assange bid to delay US extradition case
WikiLeaks' founder Julian Assange, who is fighting to avoid extradition to the United States from Britain, failed on Monday in a bid to further delay hearings that resumed after a pause of months ...
8 September 2020, 4:03
Harry and Meghan team up with Netflix in major Hollywood move
Britain's Prince Harry and his American-born wife Meghan have signed an exclusive multiyear production deal with Netflix Inc, a major step in their plan to make a living for themselves outside the ...
5 September 2020, 3:16
Cambridge university aims for autumn trials after UK funding
"Ultimately we aim to make a vaccine that will not only protect from SARS-CoV-2, but also other related coronaviruses that may spill over from animals to humans."
26 August 2020, 4:59
A tour of crumbling Malta villa where Queen Elizabeth lived in her 20s
The arcaded, two-storey property is a shadow of its former self. The rooms are bare, paint is peeling off the walls to reveal old murals beneath, the enclosed garden is overgrown and part of a ...
23 August 2020, 3:52
A royal twist to the humble face mask
22 August 2020, 3:05