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Nuclear weapons in Britain are vulnerable to a cyber attack, says study

Experts warn that dangers include missiles being launched incorrectly since most of them have been built before advent of cyber warfare.

11 Jan 2018 10:17 AM

UK’s first cloned dog Minnie Winnie expecting litter of puppies

Owner Rebecca Bourne, 34, is thrilled since her original dog Winnie died last year at the age of 15 after being hit by a car.

09 Jan 2018 10:47 AM

Elderly couple at 81 and 90 set to become Britain’s oldest newlyweds

Couple will tie knot in small registry office ceremony in their hometown of Swindon, Wiltshire in January.

16 Dec 2017 12:03 PM

UK Princes William and Harry announce sculptor for new Diana statue

The brothers commissioned a statue in honour of their mother to be erected outside their official London home Kensington Palace.

10 Dec 2017 11:31 AM

Xenophobia made British citizen's vote for Brexit: study

The research also found that people who just thought it was great to be British or just valued their British identity.

27 Nov 2017 6:55 PM


Berkshire pub is Britain's most dog-friendly

The “Fox and Hounds” in Theale, Berkshire has been named Britain’s most dog-friendly pub in 2017.

25 Nov 2017 3:37 PM

British scientists grow Perigord truffle for first time

Scientists say climate change could make it a new British crop.

07 Nov 2017 8:49 AM

Prince George starts first day of school

George is third in line to succeed Queen Elizabeth II

07 Sep 2017 4:26 PM

Baby given 1% chance to live now thriving as a teen

Aaliyah Hart defied all odds.

05 Sep 2017 3:19 PM

Find out who Jack the Stripper really was!

According to new book, boxing champ Freddie Mills told Scotland Yard detective that he murdered six women, but truth was never revealed.

04 Sep 2017 3:28 PM


First interfaith lesbian marriage in UK makes history

Kalavati who is of Hindu descent married Miriam, Jewish, from Texas in a ceremony in Leicester.

17 Aug 2017 12:56 PM

Princess Diana's personal music collection among items to go on show at palace

Many of the objects selected to feature in the display were chosen by Diana's sons Princes William and Harry.

21 Jul 2017 8:44 PM

From trash to treasure: British composer Holst's lost manuscripts found in New Zealand

The manuscripts narrowly escaped being discarded in the library clearout a few years ago

20 Jul 2017 8:37 PM

Ancient 'house of the dead' discovered in UK

The monument was first spotted by aerial photography

13 Jul 2017 3:47 PM


Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing deferred to June 13

Mallya, who owes over Rs 9,000 crore to various Indian banks, has been living in self-imposed exile in Britain since March last year.

13 May 2017 10:55 AM

IMF says India will soon become fourth largest economy

However, country needs to surmount many challenges on its way to realising that goal, report said.

28 Apr 2017 11:55 AM

Rolls-Royce, Aston Martin offer up to Rs 1 cr discount

Within a span of one year, British pound has dropped 20 per cent against Indian rupee.

22 Apr 2017 2:35 PM

European history on repeat: Study finds evidence of 'Brexit 1.0'

The first pieces of the puzzle came some 10 years ago, when researchers found geophysical evidence in the central part of English Channel.

05 Apr 2017 4:44 PM

It's over: Britain files for divorce from EU, Brexit secretary calls it 'complicated'

Britain's top envoy to EU, hand-delivered a letter to European Council President formally triggering a two-year countdown to final split.

29 Mar 2017 5:35 PM