U.S. deploys F-35 stealth fighters to Estonia for NATO drills

Apr 26, 2017

U.S. deploys F-35 stealth fighters to Estonia for NATO drills

Two U.S. F-35 fighter jets arrived on Tuesday in NATO member Estonia to take part in the military alliance’s drills as the aircraft saw their first operational deployment in continental Europe. The planes with stealth technology to avoid detection by radar landed at the ...

/ Apr 16, 2017

May says Britons beginning to unite around Brexit issue

Prime Minister Theresa May said Sunday that Britain is beginning to unite behind Brexit, 10 months after the divisive referendum that saw the country narrowly vote to leave the European Union. “This year, after a period of intense debate over the right future for ...

/ Apr 6, 2017

Hitachi makes bid to build nuclear plants in Britain

Hitachi Ltd. said it has applied for a site license to construct and operate nuclear power plants in Britain, aiming to start operations from the first half of the 2020s. Horizon Nuclear Power Ltd., Hitachi’s British nuclear unit which was purchased from a major ...

The temptation of Theresa May

/ Apr 4, 2017

The temptation of Theresa May

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If Britain's prime minister concedes too much to the political fringe, she could make it impossible to reach an agreement with Europe that both fulfills her promise to "leave" voters and ensures Britain's future economic prospects.

'Genuine radical' U.K. black power activist Darcus Howe dead at 74

Apr 3, 2017

'Genuine radical' U.K. black power activist Darcus Howe dead at 74

Darcus Howe, one of the most prominent black activists of his generation in Britain, has died. He was 74, and had been suffering from prostate cancer. Howe was a leader of the U.K.’s little-chronicled black power movement, which battled institutional racism and challenged the ...