United Kingdom


Back to work, Prince Harry and Meghan to delay honeymoon


LONDON Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will delay heading off for their honeymoon, instead attending a birthday party for his father Prince Charles just days after marrying in a ground-breaking ceremony that blended the modern with the traditional. | Video


Socialist Britain will not be 'ripped off any more' under Labour - McDonnell 2:44pm BST

LONDON Britain's main opposition Labour Party wants to radically transform the economy, forming a Socialist society where "we're not going to get ripped off any more", its finance policy chief, John McDonnell, said on Sunday.


With Brexit clarity, Scotland will look again at independence - Sturgeon 10:29am BST

LONDON Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday she would again consider another vote on independence for Scotland when the British government offers some certainty over Brexit.


Britain to tackle 'Wild West' internet with new laws 11:26am BST

LONDON Britain will tackle "the Wild West elements" on the internet from cyberbullying to online child exploitation by introducing new laws for social media companies, digital minister Matt Hancock said on Sunday.


In a union of tradition and modernity, U.S actress Meghan marries Prince Harry 1:07am BST

WINDSOR, England Prince Harry and his actress bride Meghan Markle married on Saturday in a dazzling ceremony that blended ancient English ritual with African American culture, infusing the 1,000-year-old British monarchy with a blast of modernity. | Video

A royal reception feast for 600: langoustines, quail eggs and rhubarb tartlets 19 May 2018

WINDSOR, England Guests of Prince Harry and his new wife Meghan were set to tuck into dishes including Scottish langoustines, grilled asparagus and rhubarb crumble tartlets at a lunchtime reception for the newlyweds.


Britons celebrate royal wedding with picnics and street parties 19 May 2018

WINDSOR, England Thousands of people across Britain gathered at street parties and picnics in the sunshine to celebrate the royal wedding on Saturday, and festivities were expected to continue into the night as pubs were permitted to stay open longer.


Ryanair's Irish union threatens possible strike 19 May 2018

DUBLIN Ryanair’s Irish union has given the company until May 24 to agree to new working practices, or it will ballot pilots for possible industrial action, including strikes.


Cheering crowds greet Harry on walkabout ahead of UK wedding extravaganza 19 May 2018

WINDSOR, England Crowds of well-wishers cheered Britain's Prince Harry as he made an impromptu walkabout on Friday outside the ancient walls of Windsor Castle on the eve of his wedding to U.S. actress Meghan Markle. | Video


Russian ex-spy Sergei Skripal discharged from UK hospital 18 May 2018

LONDON Sergei Skripal, the Russian former spy who was left in critical condition by a nerve agent attack in Britain more than two months ago, has been discharged from hospital, national health authorities said on Friday. | Video