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Britain urgently needs to see China law on Hong Kong, says UK PM’s spokesman

Britain urgently needs to see China law on Hong Kong, says UK PM’s spokesman

Published 30/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain urgently needs to see the legislation China passed regarding Hong Kong to determine whether it has breached the joint declaration and [more…]

Britain locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 flare-up

Britain locks down city of Leicester after COVID-19 flare-up

Published 30/06/2020

LEICESTER, England (Reuters) - Britain has imposed a stringent lockdown on the English city of Leicester following a local flare-up of the novel coronavirus, overshadowing [more…]

Tennis: Kyrgios, Becker in war of words over Zverev’s partying video

Tennis: Kyrgios, Becker in war of words over Zverev’s partying video

Published 30/06/2020

(Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios and Boris Becker traded insults on social media on Tuesday following the Australian’s criticism of Alexander Zverev after a video appeared [more…]

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

London Stock Exchange’s Rathi to head UK financial watchdog

Published 22/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Nikhil Rathi, head of the London Stock Exchange’s UK division, has been appointed chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), Britain’s [more…]

Britain reels from latest terrorism-linked stabbing, American among dead

Britain reels from latest terrorism-linked stabbing, American among dead

Published 22/06/2020

READING, England (Reuters) - The English town of Reading held a minute’s silence on Monday for the victims of a stabbing that killed three people [more…]

Manchester City will be fighting for title next season: Guardiola

Manchester City will be fighting for title next season: Guardiola

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - Manager Pep Guardiola says Manchester City “have ideas” for improving the side in the transfer market and will be ready to halt Liverpool’s [more…]

Live gigs in Britain are back – but you’ll need a car

Live gigs in Britain are back – but you’ll need a car

Published 19/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - There won’t be any moshing going on, but entertainment company Live Nation Entertainment are rolling out a series of gigs across the [more…]

UK coastguards locate wreckage of U.S. fighter plane, pilot missing

UK coastguards locate wreckage of U.S. fighter plane, pilot missing

Published 15/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - British coastguards have located the wreckage of a U.S. fighter plane that crashed into the North Sea off the coast of northeast [more…]

Pirouette like Jagger: Royal Ballet dances to Stones in London streets

Pirouette like Jagger: Royal Ballet dances to Stones in London streets

Published 08/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Dancers from Britain’s Royal Ballet have made a short film in which they perform in London’s deserted streets to the sounds of [more…]

Get Back! Abbey Road Studios reopen after COVID hiatus

Get Back! Abbey Road Studios reopen after COVID hiatus

Published 05/06/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - London’s world-famous Abbey Road Studios reopened on Thursday after closing its doors during the coronavirus lockdown for the first time in its [more…]