Nov 14, 2014

Britain to seize jihadists' passports, prevent them returning home

British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday outlined plans to seize passports from British jihadists and stop them from returning from fighting overseas, while proposing landing bans on airlines that fail to comply with London’s no-fly lists. Some 500 radicalized Britons are estimated to ...

Final poppy planted to remember British Great War dead

Nov 12, 2014

Final poppy planted to remember British Great War dead

A teenage army cadet on Tuesday planted the last of 888,246 ceramic poppies at the Tower of London, representing every U.K. forces World War I fatality, as Britain marked Armistice Day. A century on from the start of the 1914-1918 Great War, people around ...

Nov 11, 2014

British drones strike Islamic State fighters in Iraq

Britain has used its unmanned aerial drones in Iraq for the first time to strike Islamic State jihadis, the Ministry of Defense said Monday. Over the weekend, a remotely piloted Reaper aircraft successfully launched a missile attack on Islamic State extremists near Baiji, north ...

Nov 7, 2014

Two dead after cannibal attack in Britain: BBC

A woman was murdered in an “act of cannibalism” and her suspected attacker died after he was shot with a Taser by police at a British hotel, the BBC reported on Thursday. Police said a murder investigation was underway after the death of the ...

Hong Kong slaying suspect was 'bully'

Nov 6, 2014

Hong Kong slaying suspect was 'bully'

A British man accused of slaying two Indonesian women in Hong Kong was described by acquaintances and fellow pub mates as a “bully” who would use his bulky body to push through crowds and help himself to others’ drinks. One said he was making ...