Britain’s aviation industry has set out plans to reach a target of net-zero carbon emissions by 2050, even with the building of a third runway at Heathrow airport which is expected to drive up flight numbers.
British defence secretary, Ben Wallace, has put up a spirited defence of the US decision to assassinate Iranian Quds force General Qassem Soleimani in a terrorist-style drone strike outside Baghdad airport.
True to form, the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO), has failed to address the profound legal and ethical issues arising from the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani, thus giving rise to the suspicion that Britain supports the illegal US act.
London, UK - The so called pride of Britain, the NHS established in 1948 was the jewel in the crown of the state system in the UK, and the envy of many other states who did not offer their citizens access to free healthcare. However, the once well oiled system is now oxidised to the core, with the entire service on its knees as it struggles to care for ever increasing number of patients it receives, with the ever decreasing budget it has to spend.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson proclaimed a political "earthquake" Friday after his thumping election victory cleared Britain's way to finally leave the European Union after years of damaging deadlock over Brexit.
Jeremy Corbyn is the leader of the British Labour Party, the country’s official opposition party making him and Conservative Party leader Boris Johnson the two most likely candidates to lead Britain as Prime Minister after the December 12 polls.