All crew members of an oil tanker that was stormed by British naval special forces after a group of stowaways threatened violence are “safe and well,” the ship‘s operator confirmed Monday.
The UK already has the deadliest outbreak in Europe, with nearly 43,000 reported deaths, and Europe as a whole reported a record number of new cases last week.
The British government faced huge questions Monday over its coronavirus testing system after a tripling in the number of daily positive cases over the weekend that was blamed on a technical glitch.
A 25-pound drone crashed into a house and fell outside due to GPS interference, according to a report by the U.K.’s Air Accident Board.
The company that facilitates payments on the U.K. electricity market, tracking the trade between those who produce electricity and those who supply it and resolving the differences, has fallen victim to a cyber-attack.
World leaders rallied round British Prime Minister Boris Johnson after he was moved into intensive care and is now receiving oxygen support.
Britain has appointed Karen Pierce as the country’s new ambassador to the United States , replacing a veteran diplomat whose unvarnished portrayal of the Trump administration led to an embarrassing trans-Atlantic spat.
Boris Johnson is set to give a pep talk to a new group of Conservative Party lawmakers as he starts to secure parliamentary approval for his Brexit deal.