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Terror suspect evades British police by donning burqa
Terror suspect evades British police by donning burqa

The British government defended its terror prevention measures on Monday after a Somali-born suspect escaped surveillance by putting on a burqa during a visit to a mosque.

Terror suspect evades British police by donning burqa
Play it again: Vinyl enjoys renaissance in Britain
Play it again: Vinyl enjoys renaissance in Britain

Vinyl records are back in fashion in Britain where they have recorded their best sales for a decade as devotees and new fans relish what they say is a livelier sound than digital formats.

Play it again: Vinyl enjoys renaissance in Britain
©Marat Abilov
Air Astana launches direct flight from Astana to London

Kazakhstan's blue-chip airlines Air Astana has launched direct flights from Astana to London.

Air Astana launches direct flight from Astana to London
Britain to announce Islamic Index on stock exchange
Britain to announce Islamic Index on stock exchange

Prime Minister David Cameron was on Tuesday to announce a new "Islamic Index" on the London Stock Exchange and reveal plans for Britain to release an Islamic bond.

Britain to announce Islamic Index on stock exchange
Churchill's London bunker welcomes wannabe WWII spies
Churchill's London bunker welcomes wannabe WWII spies

Deep in the bowels of London's Churchill War Rooms, shadowy figures are learning how to defuse bombs, crack codes and rooting out hidden microphones.

Churchill's London bunker welcomes wannabe WWII spies
Hanks's Mary Poppins tale closes London Film Festival
Hanks's Mary Poppins tale closes London Film Festival

The London Film Festival (LFF) closed on Sunday with the world's first screening of "Saving Mr Banks", the humorous and moving tale of Mary Poppins's adaption for the big screen.

Hanks's Mary Poppins tale closes London Film Festival
Printers' 'Bridget Jones moment' leaves fans nonplused
Printers' 'Bridget Jones moment' leaves fans nonplused

Fans of Bridget Jones, rushing to find out the London diarist's latest adventures, were left baffled on Thursday after pages from the autobiography of a British actor were mistakenly inserted in her new book.

Printers' 'Bridget Jones moment' leaves fans nonplused
200 years of Australian art on show in London
200 years of Australian art on show in London

A major exhibition of Australian art opens in London on Saturday, charting 200 years of extraordinary change through the country's relationship with its dramatic landscape.

200 years of Australian art on show in London
Fantasy gowns and summer raves at London Fashion Week
Fantasy gowns and summer raves at London Fashion Week

There was something for everyone at London Fashion Week, with fantasy gowns from Temperley London, cool elegance from Paul Smith and a vision of long summer days and heady nights from Topshop Unique.

Fantasy gowns and summer raves at London Fashion Week
London Fashion Week kicks off with burst of Turkish colour
London Fashion Week kicks off with burst of Turkish colour

London Fashion Week got off to a colourful start on Friday with a sun-drenched trip to the Aegean Sea courtesy of Turkish designer Bora Aksu, who whisked trend-setters away from Britain's dreary autumn drizzle.

London Fashion Week kicks off with burst of Turkish colour
Azamat Tenizbayev (L). Photo courtesy of the sportsman's personal page in VKontakte
Kazakhstan taekwondo champion's case dragged in London

The next hearing of the case of Kazakhstan taekwondo champion Azamat Tenizbayev accused of sexual harassment of a British woman has been scheduled for January 6, 2014.

Kazakhstan taekwondo champion's case dragged in London
Photo courtesy of cityam.com
Glare from London 'fryscraper' blamed for melting cars

A British property developer said Tuesday it was investigating after sun rays reflected from its half-finished London skyscraper melted parts of several cars, including a luxury Jaguar.

Glare from London 'fryscraper' blamed for melting cars
Azamat Tenizbayev (L). Photo courtesy of the sportsman's personal page in VKontakte
Kazakhstan taekwondo champion released on bail in London

Kazakhstan taekwondo champion Azamat Tenizbayev accused of sexual harassment in London was released on bail.

Kazakhstan taekwondo champion released on bail in London
Azamat Tenizbayev. Snapshot of KTK video
Foreign Ministry closely following case of Kazakhstan sportsman accused of harassment in London

Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry is keeping a close eye on the situation with Kazakhstan taekwondo champion accused of sexual harassment in Great Britain.

Foreign Ministry closely following case of Kazakhstan sportsman accused of harassment in London
Azamat Tenizbayev (L). Photo courtesy of the sportsman's personal page in VKontakte
Details of Kazakhstan taekwondo champion's arrest in London unveiled

18-y.o. Kazakhstan taekwondo champion Azamat Tenizbayev is in pretrial detention pending a hearing on accusations of sexual harassment.

Details of Kazakhstan taekwondo champion's arrest in London unveiled
Azamat Tenizbayev. Snapshot of KTK video
Kazakhstan champion arrested for sexual harassment in London

18-y.o. Azamat Tenizbayev was arrested in London on charges of sexual harassment.

Kazakhstan champion arrested for sexual harassment in London
Mukhtar Ablyazov. Tengrinews.kz file photo
Ablyazov retains right to borrow funds for defense

London’s Court of Appeal has upheld Mukhtar Ablyazov’s right to borrow money for his legal expenses.

Ablyazov retains right to borrow funds for defense
©REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/Files
A year on, Olympics yet to solve East London's problems

A year after hosting the Olympics, London is trumpeting the economic benefits of the Games. But residents living near the Olympic Park are still waiting for the promised benefits as rents soar.

A year on, Olympics yet to solve East London's problems
Mukhtar Ablyazov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
London High Court rejects oral submissions from Ablyazov's lawyers

London’s High Court has barred lawyers of the former head of BTA Bank Mukhtar Ablyazov from making oral submissions.

London High Court rejects oral submissions from Ablyazov's lawyers
Deputy Akim of Almaty Yuriy Ilyin. Photo by Vladimir Prokopenko©
Almaty subway receives European quality mark in London

Almaty Subway has been conferred ESQR's Quality Achievement Award 2013 in the Gold Category on July 7 in London.

Almaty subway receives European quality mark in London