Britain

‘Glamour Boys’: When an LGBT group of British MPs foresaw Hitler’s threat

At a time when gay sex was still illegal in Britain, their decision to break ranks with then prime minister Neville Chamberlain’s policy of appeasing Hitler in the 1930s was all the more courageous.

By HUGO GREENHALGH
12/11/2020
Britain and the poppy – a word of explanation

No practice, convention or tradition is without controversy in the UK, not even the red poppy.

BA flight attendant tells Ben-Gurion Airport arrivals to 'f**k off'

'The Sun' reported that Scanlon filmed the clip a few weeks back on a charter flight between Heathrow and Tel Aviv.

EUROPEAN HIGH Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell attends a news conferenc
Five European nations condemn Israeli approval of 5,288 new settler homes

They called for the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2334, which demands that Israel return to the pre-1967 lines.

Britain's Prince William launches global environment prize

"I think that urgency with optimism really creates action. And so the Earthshot Prize is really about harnessing that optimism and that urgency," said Prince William.

By REUTERS
08/10/2020
CBD oil is seen displayed at The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) trade show
Israeli medical cannabis company signs deal to export to UK market

According to the agreement, ITH Pharma plans to purchase approximately a ton of cannabis oil from the company per year, in bi-monthly doses, most likely starting in December 2020.

Britain warns it citizens of risk of arbitrary detention in China

"China's authorities have under certain circumstances detained foreigners citing 'endangering national security'," the British Foreign Office said in its latest advice posted on its website.

By REUTERS
15/09/2020
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe
British-Iranian aid worker Zaghari-Ratcliffe faces new charge - state TV

Zaghari-Ratcliffe was temporarily released from jail in March amid concerns over the spread of the new coronavirus in Iran's prisons but is barred from leaving the country.

By REUTERS
08/09/2020
BBC journalist sets up anonymous Twitter account to bash Israel

Thaker’s account tweeted that Israel is “racist” and a “white supremacist state.”

By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
03/09/2020
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