Associated Press | Wednesday February 6, 2013
The UK plans to install an unspecified number of spy devices along the country's telecommunications network to monitor Britons' use of overseas services such as Facebook and Twitter, according to a report published Tuesday by Parliament's Intelligenc...
Reuters | Wednesday January 16, 2013
A helicopter crashed into a crane on top of one of Europe's tallest residential blocks on Wednesday, killing two people as it burst into flames and spiralled down into rush-hour traffic close to the Houses of Parliament in central London.
Mid-Day.com | Wednesday October 24, 2012
Just a fortnight ago, Mumbai was deemed as the worst city to live in according to the Cities of Opportunity 2012 report released by Pricewaterhouse-Coopers (PwC). The report surveyed 27 cities across the world and the rankings were based on variabl...
NDTV Correspondent | Monday August 6, 2012
The online arms of news outlets have shared some pretty impressive traffic stats for the ongoing London Olympics 2012.
Associated Press | Friday July 27, 2012
London taxi drivers are mounting a third protest over their exclusion from road lanes dedicated to Olympic traffic, with just hours to go before the games' opening ceremony.
Associated Press | Wednesday July 25, 2012
Bafflement and long waits reigned on London's roads this week as drivers struggled to comprehend the new lane changes, diversions, banned turns and parking restrictions for the Olympics, which officially open on Friday.
Associated Press | Thursday July 19, 2012
A London taxi driver has come up with a novel way of solving the Olympic hotel dilemma: visitors can sleep in his cab for 50 pounds ($78). Cabbie David Weekes had feared that busy traffic throughout the Olympics and special road lanes only for Olymp...
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 18, 2012
London Olympics chief organiser Sebastian Coe on Tuesday played down talk of transport problems at the Games after a US athlete complained of a nightmare journey across the British capital.
Press Trust of India | Monday July 16, 2012
Utter chaos prevailed on London's streets on Tuesday as athletes started arriving for the upcoming Olympics, with a 50 km long traffic jam hitting traffic and logistic problems forcing some of them to take an unintentional 'tour' of the city.
Associated Press | Friday July 13, 2012
With the Olympics just two weeks away, embarrassing logistical problems about security, staff, phones and traffic made the mood Thursday in London as gloomy as the weather.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 18, 2012
Motorcycle-born Prince Harry, the third-in-line to the British throne, was pulled over by officials from the London police much to his embarrassment. Prince Harry was reportedly with a mystery blonde, whom he was trying to "impress".