July 27, 2022
July 27, 2022
UK

Tory leadership Race in UK: Rivals spar over tax, China in first TV debate

Britain’s two prime ministerial contenders have clashed fiercely over tax, China and character in their first head-to-head televised debate, as Rishi Sunak seeks to peg back the frontrunner Liz Truss.

July 26, 2022
July 26, 2022
UK

UK’s Sunak vows to get tough on China if he becomes PM

Rishi Sunak on Sunday promised to get tough on China if he becomes Britain’s next prime minister, calling the Asian superpower the “number one threat” to domestic and global security.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022
UK

"Be in no doubt, I'm the underdog": Rishi Sunak

Former British finance minister Rishi Sunak, one of two remaining candidates to become Britain's next prime minister, on Saturday described himself as the underdog in the contest.

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022
UK

Putin puts bet on time

Russian President Vladimir Putin is betting on an ancient weapon more powerful than any of the missiles now being supplied by the United States and its European allies to Ukraine: time.

July 22, 2022
July 22, 2022
UK

Instagram, not BBC, top news source among UK teens

Instagram is now the most popular news source among UK teenagers, followed by TikTok and YouTube, according to a report published by media watchdog

July 21, 2022
July 21, 2022
UK

It’s Rishi Sunak vs Liz Truss

Former finance minister Rishi Sunak and foreign secretary Liz Truss made the final two candidates yesterday to become Britain’s next prime minister, kickstarting the last stage of the contest to replace Boris Johnson.

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022
UK

Sunak, Truss final two candidates for UK PM race

Former finance minister Rishi Sunak and foreign secretary Liz Truss made the final two candidates on Wednesday to become Britain's next prime minister, kickstarting the last stage of the contest to replace Boris Johnson.

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022
UK

“Hasta la vista, baby!”: Johnson bows out of parliament

To one last round of cheers from his recently mutinous MPs, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson bowed out of his final set piece event in parliament Wednesday, signing off by saying: "Hasta la vista, baby!"

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022
UK

European bison reintroduced to the UK

As the sun rose on Monday over southeast England, three bison emerged from a corral into a new woodland home as part of an ambitious project to transform the natural environment.

July 20, 2022
July 20, 2022
UK

UK’s Sunak tops Tory MPs’ vote

Britain’s former finance minister Rishi Sunak again topped the latest vote by Conservative MPs to choose a new prime minister, as another candidate was