LONDON British prosecutors launched an attempt on Thursday to confiscate 30.8 million pounds ($39.3 million) from a London lawyer who assisted a Nigerian politician in looting and laundering funds from the oil state he governed.
LONDON A concert hall in the English city of Bristol that was named after 17th century slave trader Edward Colston has renamed itself the Bristol Beacon saying the long-debated change was aimed at making everyone feel welcome.
LONDON Feted for their fine architecture and often used as lavish backdrops for period movies, Britain's great estates came under the spotlight on Tuesday for a darker reason: their links to colonialism or slavery.
LONDON British theatres urgently need to be given a date when they can reopen at full capacity if they are to survive the coronavirus pandemic, composer and theatre owner Andrew Lloyd Webber told a parliamentary committee on Tuesday. | Video
LONDON British ministers and medics are urging the public to get serious again about the coronavirus after fears the outbreak was slipping out of control in some areas.
LONDON, Sept 8 British ministers and medics are
urging the public to get serious again about the coronavirus
after fears the outbreak was slipping out of control in some
LONDON 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 caused by the coronavirus lockdown.
LONDON, Sept 7 Julian Assange resumes his battle
in a London court on Monday to avoid extradition to the United
States to face criminal charges over the activities of his
WikiLeaks website, after months of delay due to the coronavirus
LONDON/LOS ANGELES 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 royal family. | Video