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US spies link Litvinenko killing to Kremlin: report
US spies link Litvinenko killing to Kremlin: report

US spies intercepted communications between the chief suspects in the murder case of Russian former spy Alexander Litvinenko.

US spies link Litvinenko killing to Kremlin: report
Kerry heads for London talks on combating jihadists
Kerry heads for London talks on combating jihadists

US Secretary of State John Kerry headed for London late to co-host talks on the fight against Islamic militants.

Kerry heads for London talks on combating jihadists
Boyhood bolstered for Oscars at London Critics' awards
Boyhood bolstered for Oscars at London Critics' awards

Coming of age film "Boyhood" scooped three prizes at the London Critics' Circle awards, nominated for six Academy Awards at next month's Oscars.

Boyhood bolstered for Oscars at London Critics' awards
Cameron rebuts pope on speech offensive to religion
Cameron rebuts pope on speech offensive to religion

British Prime Minister defended the right to speech that gives offense to others' religious beliefs, in a rebuttal to Pope Francis who said there should be limits.

Cameron rebuts pope on speech offensive to religion
Martin Murray and Gennady Golovkin at the press conference in London. Photo courtesy of dailymail.co.uk
Highly anticipated Golovkin-Murray fight follows Mayweather and Pac-Man

Bleacher Report names Golovkin-Murray fight in Top 5 Fights to Watch in 2015.

Highly anticipated Golovkin-Murray fight follows Mayweather and Pac-Man
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Barclays loses tens of millions over Swiss franc move

British bank Barclays has lost "tens of millions" of dollars after Switzerland's central bank scrapped its currency ceiling against the euro.

Barclays loses tens of millions over Swiss franc move
Security for British Jews to be tightened says Cameron
Security for British Jews to be tightened says Cameron

Britain is to step up police patrols in areas with high Jewish populations, Prime Minister David Cameron said.

Security for British Jews to be tightened says Cameron
Cameron meets Obama, vows cyber security cooperation
Cameron meets Obama, vows cyber security cooperation

US President Barack Obama and Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron kicked off two days of talks at the White House.

Cameron meets Obama, vows cyber security cooperation
Soul singer Sam Smith leads Brit awards nominations
Soul singer Sam Smith leads Brit awards nominations

Singer-songwriter Sam Smith was nominated for a Brit award in five different categories, going up against artists such as Ed Sheeran and George Ezraю

Soul singer Sam Smith leads Brit awards nominations
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British Jewish people fear future in Europe: poll

Almost half of British Jewish people fear they have no long-term future in Britain or Europe.

British Jewish people fear future in Europe: poll
2,000 join Charlie Hebdo 'pencil' tribute in London
2,000 join Charlie Hebdo 'pencil' tribute in London

Around 2,000 people gathered in London to honour the victims of Islamist attacks in Paris, many raising pencils to the sky in memory of those killed.

2,000 join Charlie Hebdo 'pencil' tribute in London
Sofia Kairbayeva. Personal file photo.
Kazakh student gets response letter from Queen Elizabeth II

A school student from Pavlodar in northern Kazakhstan Sofia Kairbayeva wrote a letter to Queen Elizabeth II and received a response.

Kazakh student gets response letter from Queen Elizabeth II
Abu Hamza al-Masri, the radical Islamist cleric facing U.S. terrorism charges, sits with his legal team in Manhattan federal court. ©REUTERS
'Evil' British preacher Abu Hamza jailed for life in US

A US judge sentenced British hate preacher Abu Hamza to life behind bars for the deadly kidnapping of Western tourists in Yemen and terrorism.

'Evil' British preacher Abu Hamza jailed for life in US
British Prime Minister David Cameron. RIA Novosti©
British PM Cameron to join Paris rally

British Prime Ministe said he would join in the mass rally being staged in Paris in the wake of the massacre at French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.

British PM Cameron to join Paris rally
Britain boosts ports security after French attack
Britain boosts ports security after French attack

Britain has stepped up security at ports serving France following the Islamist massacre in Paris, officials said.

Britain boosts ports security after French attack
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Troubled UK supermaket Tesco unveils revival plans

British supermarket giant Tesco launched cost-cutting plans to shut stores, sell assets and axe its dividend.

Troubled UK supermaket Tesco unveils revival plans
Britain's Prince Andrew. ©REUTERS
Buckingham Palace in fresh denial of Andrew sex claims

Buckingham Palace issued a new denial of allegations that a US woman was kept as an underage "sex slave" and forced to have sexual relations with Britain's Prince Andrew.

Buckingham Palace in fresh denial of Andrew sex claims
Queen says fixing division in Scotland 'will take time
Queen says fixing division in Scotland 'will take time

Healing differences in Scotland after a divisive referendum that came close to splitting the United Kingdom this year will take time.

Queen says fixing division in Scotland 'will take time
Queen praises Ebola health workers in Christmas message
Queen praises Ebola health workers in Christmas message

Queen Elizabeth II will pay tribute in her annual Christmas Day broadcast to the "selflessness" of medical staff and aid workers fighting the Ebola epidemic.

Queen praises Ebola health workers in Christmas message
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Genes linked to developmental disorders

British scientists said they had discovered 12 genes linked to developmental disorders in children that can cause heart defects, seizures and intellectual disability.

Genes linked to developmental disorders