British police out in force as violence subsides

British police out in force as violence subsides

Britain’s cities were largely quiet early on Thursday after days of rioting and looting that drew thousands of extra police officers onto the streets and a stern warning from Prime Minister

Obama Discusses Debt-Crisis, Syria with Spain, Italy

Obama Discusses Debt-Crisis, Syria with Spain, Italy

Washington, Aug 9 (IANS): US President Barack Obama called up leaders of Spain and Italy over the euro zone debt crisis and the situation in Syria, the White House stated.

Riots in London After Fatal Shooting

Riots in London After Fatal Shooting

London, Aug 7 (IANS): Riots broke out in north London Saturday night following a fatal police shooting. Two police cars, a bus and ­several shops were set ablaze in Tottenham after Mark Duggan

S&P downgrades U.S. credit rating from AAA

S&P downgrades U.S. credit rating from AAA

The United States has lost its sterling credit rating. Credit rating agency Standard & Poor’s on Friday lowered the nation’s AAA rating for the first time since granting it in 1917.

Police: Freestyle Olympic skier kills self in Utah

Police: Freestyle Olympic skier kills self in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Olympic silver medalist Jeret "Speedy" Peterson was found dead in a remote canyon in Utah in what police are calling a suicide.

China Train Accident Toll 35. Three Top Rail Officials Sacked

China Train Accident Toll 35. Three Top Rail Officials Sacked

Beijing, July 25 : The death toll in China’s first bullet train crash stood at 35 as a shocked government on Sunday sacked three top rail officials holding

150k flying car set for UK skies

150k flying car set for UK skies

The age-old dream of owning a car that flies has just got closer to reality for the average driver. The Terrafugia Transition is set to become the world’s first flying production car

Norway : 80 Killed In Shooting, 7 Dead In Blast

Norway : 80 Killed In Shooting, 7 Dead In Blast

Oslo, July 23: Oslo, Norway, July 23: A homegrown terrorist set off a deadly explosion in downtown Oslo before heading to a summer camp dressed as a police officer to commit one of the

Top Murdoch Group Executive Rebekah Brooks Arrested

Top Murdoch Group Executive Rebekah Brooks Arrested

London, Jul 17: Rebekah Brooks, a top executive in Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. media empire before resigning Friday in the wake of a phone hacking scandal, was arrested on Sunday by Scotland Yard in a broadening probe into illicit newsgathering.

Police injured as riots break out

Police injured as riots break out

At least seven police officers have been injured after coming under attack by crowds of rioters in west Belfast. Petrol bombs and missiles, including stones and bricks,

Obama, lawmakers still divided over debt deal

Obama, lawmakers still divided over debt deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Grasping for a deal on the nation’s debt, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders remained divided Sunday over the size and the components of a plan

Courtney Love and Noel Fielding share a date in London

Courtney Love and Noel Fielding share a date in London

American singer Courtney Love was spotted out in London this week with Brit comedian Noel Fielding.The 45-year-old rocker was photographed holding hands with the Mighty ..

Britain set for the grand wedding of Prince William and Kate

Britain set for the grand wedding of Prince William and Kate

London, April 28, 2011: Britain is putting the crowning touches to the preparations for Friday’s (April 29, 2011) wedding of prince William and Kate Middleton as the world gets set to tune in for the biggest royal occasion for 30 years.

UK urges unity on Syria repression

UK urges unity on Syria repression

The United Nations Security Council has failed to reach an agreement on a statement proposed by Britain and other members condemning the violent crackdown against peaceful protesters in Syria.

Britons stock up piggy bank in tough times

Britons stock up piggy bank in tough times

Despite the paucity of returns available, households are still defying sense and sticking their money away in savings accounts which lose ground against inflation.