LONDON, Oct 21 British Prime Minister Boris
Johnson said the mayor of London Sadiq Khan had bankrupted the
capital's transport system, as the government looked to force
Khan to sell off land and cut running costs as part of a
fractious financial COVID-19 bailout.
LONDON, Oct 16 Britain put more of northwest
England into the highest COVID alert level on Friday in the face
of rising case numbers as Prime Minister Boris Johnson bids to
contain a second wave of infections through local measures.
BRUSSELS/LONDON The European Union put the onus on Britain on Thursday to compromise on their new economic partnership or stand ready for trade disruptions in less than 80 days, drawing a chilly reaction from the UK, which said it was "disappointed". | Video
LONDON The outgoing boss of Pearson hailed the wisdom of his lengthy and often painful battle to rebuild the education group for a digital generation on Wednesday after COVID-19 accelerated the switch to online learning.
LONDON British Airways' last jumbo jets bade farewell to London on Thursday but cloud and driving rain prevented a rare synchronised dual take off for the "Queen of the Skies" which brought long-haul flights to the masses.
LONDON Britain said on Wednesday there was a 66% chance of a Brexit trade deal but sought to use Prime Minister Boris Johnson's deadline of Oct. 15 to hurry the bloc's negotiators towards an agreement.
LONDON, Oct 7 Britain's chief Brexit negotiator
said on Wednesday he saw a landing zone for a trade deal with
the European Union but sought to use Prime Minister Boris
Johnson's deadline of Oct. 15 to hurry the bloc's negotiators
towards an agreement.
LONDON Rich countries could be back to close to normal by late 2021 if a COVID-19 vaccine works, is ready soon and distributed properly at scale, Microsoft founder Bill Gates said on Tuesday.