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Prime Minister David Cameron planned to visit flooded areas of northern England on Monday as hundreds of homes remained without electricity and police found...

A British national who tried to bring a toy bomb onto a Qatar Airways flight was detained by police on Indonesia's resort island of...

Britain faces the "simple question" of whether to launch airstrikes against Islamic State forces in Syria or wait for the group to attack the...

The stakes are high for British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday as he pushes for a legislative vote that would reverse a 2013...

Prime Minister David Cameron laid out his case Thursday for extending Britain's airstrikes against the Islamic State terrorist organization from Iraq to Syria.In his...

New Delhi (dpa) - Fictional spy James Bond has seen his amorous clinches cut short by India's film censors in the latest installment of...

British police have stopped around seven planned terrorist attacks in the last six months, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Monday, pledging more funds...

Prince Charles had a day off from shaking hands and smiling Friday as he flew from Sydney to Perth where he will celebrate his...

Prime Minister David Cameron urged Britain and India Thursday to "forge a more ambitious, modern partnership" as he held talks with his Indian counterpart,...

Sydney (dpa) - A small crowd broke into a rendition of Happy Birthday for Prince Charles as he and his wife Camilla met with...

Most British Muslims believe misguided government policies and biased media coverage have created an "environment of hate" that affects their daily lives, according to...

Wellington (dpa) - Britain's Prince Charles and his wife Camilla donned ceremonial Maori feather cloaks for their visit to the headquarters of Maori King...

Wellington (dpa) - The Duchess of Cornwall looked fittingly regal in a royal blue coat and tan heels, but her clothes were bound to...

Wellington (dpa) - It was a right royal welcome for the New Zealand rugby team the All Blacks when they arrived in the capital...

The crash of a Russian passenger jet in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula was "more likely than not" caused by a bomb, British Prime Minister David...

Wellington (dpa) - Prince Charles may forgo a day off from official engagements during his tour of New Zealand to join in celebrations after...

US games firm Activision Blizzard Inc has agreed to buy Candy Crush maker King Digital Entertainment for 5.9 billion dollars, the companies said on...

Two British journalists were sentenced Tuesday to two-and-a-half months in prison for working on Indonesia's Batam island while in the country on tourist visas,...

The Maori King is preparing to host Prince Charles when he and his wife Camilla visit New Zealand this week, and they have more...

British Prime Minister David Cameron was expected to raise concerns Thursday over the political situations in Syria and Hong Kong in talks with Chinese...

Chinese nuclear power firm CGN has agreed to invest some 6 billion pounds (9 billion dollars) in a British nuclear power plant, the highlight...

Britain welcomed Chinese President Xi Jinping for a three-day state visit on Tuesday as several groups planned to protest China's human rights abuses. Hundreds...

As Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives to a warm welcome in London, some have begun to ask: Has the British government sacrificed moral principles...

A taxi drivers' association said it plans to appeal a Friday court ruling that an Uber fare-calculation app complies with British law.A judge ruled...

Man Booker Prize winner Marlon James on Wednesday said he once gave up writing after agents and publishers rejected his first novel 78 times."There...

The world's two largest beer companies, Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, are set to merge after announcing Tuesday that they have struck a preliminary deal...

British Chancellor George Osborne on Thursday urged Chinese firms to take part as he opened the bidding for seven contracts worth a combined 11.8...

A team of British engineers have unveiled a Bloodhound supersonic car designed to break the land speed record by travelling at more than 800...

Germany, France and Britain lobbied the European Commission to keep loopholes that allowed Volkswagen - and potentially other car makers - to record lower...

From the mean streets in cities across Thailand, many street dogs have found caring owners in loving homes through international adoptions.Among the non-stop crowds...

A famous duo of Russian comedians said they're the ones who called Elton John while impersonating President Vladimir Putin and his press secretary, the...

Jeremy Corbyn, new leader of the opposition Labour Party, has ruled out supporting a campaign for Britain to leave the European Union in a...

Drinks company SABMiller has opened talks with Anheuser-Busch InBev, its giant rival, over a takeover that could be worth some 60 billion pounds (92...

Vladimir Putin's spokesman said Tuesday that the Russian president did not speak with Elton John by phone, as was stated in a recent post...

British Prime Minister David Cameron Monday visited a Syrian refugee camp in eastern Lebanon and spoke to residents."I wanted to come here to see...

Veteran left-wing politician Jeremy Corbyn was elected leader of Britain's Labour Party in a landslide vote Saturday that was expected to take the party...

DNA found on the weapon allegedly used to kill two Britons on the Thai island of Koh Tao last year did not match those...

- Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Peter Robinson resigned Thursday as head of Northern Ireland's devolved government, deepening a political crisis in the territory.Robinson...

British Prime Minister David Cameron led the tributes to Queen Elizabeth II on Wednesday, hailing her as a "rock of stability" as she became...

Queen Elizabeth II was set to become Britain's longest-serving monarch on Wednesday by surpassing the six-decade reign of Queen Victoria, her great-great grandmother.The 89-year-old...

British media and legal commentators on Tuesday questioned Prime Minister David Cameron's decision to use a targeted drone strike that killed two British Islamic...