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MH17 crash Britain confirms receiving two black boxes

Jul 23, 2014

MH17 crash Britain confirms receiving two black boxes

Britain said on Wednesday it had taken delivery of two black box flight recorders recovered from MH17, the Malaysian passenger jet downed over eastern Ukraine last week. #NewsTracker #Britain #Malaysia Airlines #Malaysian flight #MH17 #Black box flight recorders #black boxes
Britain to push through new measures for mobile, internet snooping

Jul 10, 2014

Britain to push through new measures for mobile, internet snooping

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron pledged to rush through new measures to give police and spy agencies the power to scoop up mobile and internet data. #NewsTracker #David Cameron #Britain #United Kingdom #UK #mobile data #Personal Technology #Snooping #online surveillance #Internet data
British PM Cameron to urge Scots to reject independence

Jul 03, 2014

British PM Cameron to urge Scots to reject independence

British Prime Minister David Cameron is to urge Scots to reject independence in an 18 September referendum. #World #NewsTracker #David Cameron #Britain #United Kingdom #Scotland #UK #Referendum #Independence #British PM #Scots #Better Together #Yes Scotland
British Prince Harry meets, plays with disabled children on Chile trip?

Jun 30, 2014

British Prince Harry meets, plays with disabled children on Chile trip?

Prince Harry did not seem limited by the language barrier in meeting and playing with the youngsters with a range of disabilities and disorders. #World #NewsTracker #Chile #Britain #Prince Harry #UK #British monarchy

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London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

Aug 12, 2012

London 2012: Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

If Britain wants to use the Olympics and Paralympics to inspire creation of a "new Britain", by all means. But every Briton will have to work at it to make it a reality. It doesn't come from simply watching sport, or the Spice Girls. #OnOurMind #2012 London Olympics #Spice Girls #Great Britain #Closing ceremony
Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 10, 2012

Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Britain doesn't give a toss if they win any or all the other Wimbledon titles - they only want the men's. And in some cases, they only want the right kind of person to win the men's. #ThatsJustWrong #Roger Federer #Andy Murray #Britain #London Olympics 2012 #Wimbledon 2012

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Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 23, 2014

In Transit Blog: British Souvenirs Made (One at a Time) in Britain

If a double-decker bus paperweight or a William and Kate mug aren’t your kind of mementos, consider the New Craftsmen, a fine craft shop in the Mayfair section of London...
Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 23, 2014

Queen’s horse tests positive for morphine

Britain's royals have been tarred by scandal after the Queen's racehorse failed a random drugs test...
Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 22, 2014

Britain opens judicial probe into poisoning death of ex-KGB officer

The British government set up a judicial inquiry Tuesday into the strange death eight years ago of former KGB officer and Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko, who authorities believe was slipped a lethal dose of radioactive polonium in his tea at ... #London #United Kingdom #Alexander Litvinenko