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  • British MP Sorry Over Gaza 'Fire a Rocket' Tweet

    British MP Sorry Over Gaza 'Fire a Rocket' Tweet

    A British lawmaker apologised after tweeting that he would likely fire rockets into Israel if he lived in the Gaza Strip.

  • British Singer Adele Wins Damages Over Photos of Son

    British Singer Adele Wins Damages Over Photos of Son

    British singer Adele has accepted a five-figure sum in damages on behalf of her two-year-old son from a paparazzi agency that took photos of his "milestone moments", her lawyers said on Wednesday.

  • Heroin Overdose Killed Peaches Geldof: Coroner

    Heroin Overdose Killed Peaches Geldof: Coroner

    A British coroner has concluded that model and TV personality Peaches Geldof died from a heroin overdose.

  • British Journalist for Russian TV Missing in East Ukraine

    British Journalist for Russian TV Missing in East Ukraine

    A Russian television channel said on Wednesday it had lost contact with a British journalist reporting from conflict-torn eastern Ukraine.

  • Outcry after British Lawmaker Tweets He Would Fire Rockets at Israel

    Outcry after British Lawmaker Tweets He Would Fire Rockets at Israel

    A British lawmaker was criticised on Wednesday for tweeting that he would fire rockets at Israel if he lived in Palestinian territory.

  • Commonwealth Games 2014: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah and Bradley Wiggins Lend Sparkle

    Commonwealth Games 2014: Usain Bolt, Mo Farah and Bradley Wiggins Lend Sparkle

    The biggest ever multi-sport event to take place in Scotland will see more than 4,000 athletes from 71 nations, 53 of which make up the Commonwealth of Nations - the rest made up of British overseas territories or dependencies, take part in 17 sports...

  • Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Over Gaza Rocket Threat

    Airlines Cancel Israel Flights Over Gaza Rocket Threat

    Major US, European and Canadian airlines canceled flights to and from Israel Tuesday, after a rocket fired from Gaza struck near its main international airport in Tel Aviv.

  • MH17 Black Boxes to be Sent to UK Lab: Malaysia

    MH17 Black Boxes to be Sent to UK Lab: Malaysia

    The black boxes recovered from the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine will be sent to British aviation investigators for analysis, Malaysia has said.

  • Commonwealth Games: More Than a Colonial Vestige

    Commonwealth Games: More Than a Colonial Vestige

    There will be 71 delegations in Glasgow competing in 17 sports. They represent six continents, although not much of a continent in some cases (Guyana is the only representative from South America). Still, it is quite a geographic and demographic foot...

  • Commonwealth Games 2014: Glasgow Opening Ceremony to be UNICEF Fundraiser

    Commonwealth Games 2014: Glasgow Opening Ceremony to be UNICEF Fundraiser

    The Celtic Park spectators - and the millions watching the opening ceremony of the Commonwealth Games curtainraiser on television on Wednesday - will be asked to support charitable projects in the Commonwealth of former British colonies by donating t...

  • English FA Chief Certain no Summer 2022 World Cup

    English FA Chief Certain no Summer 2022 World Cup

    Greg Dyke, the head of England's Football Association giving evidence to the British parliament's Culture, Media and Sport select committee, re-iterated his belief that temperatures would be too high to hold the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in the traditi...

  • British Royals Thank Adoring World as Prince George Turns One

    British Royals Thank Adoring World as Prince George Turns One

    Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine on Monday thanked well-wishers around the world as they prepared to celebrate their son Prince George's first birthday.

  • Britain's Cameron Urges Military Sanctions Against Russia

    Britain's Cameron Urges Military Sanctions Against Russia

    British Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday urged the EU to hit Russia with tougher sanctions over the downing of flight MH17, calling for a ban on military sales and criticising France's deal to build two warships for Moscow.

  • Rory McIlroy Up to World Number Two After British Open Win

    Rory McIlroy Up to World Number Two After British Open Win

    Australia's Adam Scott keeps the number one spot after finishing in a tie for fifth with countryman Marc Leishman on 12 under, five shots behind Northern Irish winner Rory McIlory.

  • Ex-Libyan Rebel Commander Appeals Ruling on British Torture Case

    Ex-Libyan Rebel Commander Appeals Ruling on British Torture Case

    A former Libyan Islamist commander who says he suffered years of torture by Muammar Gaddafi's henchmen after British and U.S. spies handed him over to Libya will try this week to overturn a ruling blocking legal action against the British government.

  • Three Down, Masters to go: Rory McIlroy

    Three Down, Masters to go: Rory McIlroy

    Rory McIlroy won the British Open for the first time at Hoylake on July 20 by two strokes from Sergio Garcia and Rickie Fowler.

  • Worst Result for Tiger Woods at British Open

    Worst Result for Tiger Woods at British Open

    The 38-year-old Tiger Woods was blown out of contention after a third round 73, when scoring conditions were perfect, and Sunday again saw the former world number one pick up four bogeys and a double against three birdies.

  • McIlroys Have Double Success at British Open

    McIlroys Have Double Success at British Open

    Rory McIlroy's father, Gerry, and three of Gerry's friends placed a combined bet of 400 pounds (now $680) in 2004 on McIlroy winning the British Open before he turned 26.

  • British PM David Cameron Tells Vladimir Putin Shooting Down MH17 'Unacceptable'

    British PM David Cameron Tells Vladimir Putin Shooting Down MH17 'Unacceptable'

    British Prime Minister David Cameron told Russia's Vladimir Putin the shooting down of the MH17 passenger plane was "totally unacceptable" and appeared to be the work of Russian separatists.

  • India Among Biggest UK Foreign Investors: Report

    India Among Biggest UK Foreign Investors: Report

    India has retained its position as a leading foreign investor into Britain, according to latest UK Trade and Industry (UKTI) figures released in London on Sunday.

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