Johnson pushes for last-ditch Brexit deal

World / Politics Oct 13, 2019

Johnson pushes for last-ditch Brexit deal

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was to brief his ministers Sunday on progress in Britain's last-ditch efforts to strike a new Brexit agreement with the EU. Negotiators went behind closed doors for intensive talks in Brussels after Johnson outlined a new set of divorce terms to ...

Climate protesters lay siege to London City Airport

World / Politics Oct 11, 2019

Climate protesters lay siege to London City Airport

A climate protester glued himself to a plane and another held up a flight with a speech on global warming Thursday as campaigners tried to "occupy" a London airport near the capital's global financial hub. London police reported making more than 1,000 arrests over four ...

More Sports / Cricket Aug 9, 2019

Shane Warne hired to coach Lord's-based team in The Hundred

Australia legend Shane Warne was named Friday as the coach of the Lord's-based London team in next year's inaugural The Hundred tournament. Warne, who took 708 test wickets, has previous coaching experience with Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League. The 49-year-old former leg spinner becomes ...

British Airways resuming services after latest IT meltdown

Business Aug 8, 2019

British Airways resuming services after latest IT meltdown

British Airways said its flights were returning to normal after passengers had to endure cancellations, delays and long lines at London airports as the airline suffered its third major computer failure in a little more than two years. Wednesday's woes are the latest in a ...