Nissan says it will build new models in Britain despite Brexit

The next Qashqai and X-Trail sport utility vehicle (SUV) models will be built in Britain, Japan's Nissan Motor Company Ltd said Thursday, despite the decision to leave the European Union.

Scotland's Sturgeon calls Brexit talks with May "deeply frustrating"

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon called talks on Monday with British Prime Minister Theresa May about Britain's plan to leave the European Union "deeply frustrating."

Stand-off with man in London flat hoarding "combustibles" ends safely

A three-day stand-off between British armed police and a man feared to be in possession of "combustible material" in his London flat ended safely on Sunday after officers entered the property and...

Journalists arrested in Burundi not from BBC, broadcaster says

Burundian police said Sunday they have arrested two BBC journalists for having photographed mass graves without permission.

German expert hopes Britain and EU "come to their senses" on Brexit

A German economic expert has called on Britain and the European Union to "come to their senses" and back away from a so-called "hard Brexit" in favour of a more gradual transitional model.

British police give all clear after "non-viable" device found

Counter-terrorism police in south-western England gave the all-clear Saturday after cordoning off a property for several hours following the discovery of a suspicious package.

Police suspect tear gas in London City airport "chemical incident"

Police said they suspected CS gas could have caused a "chemical incident" that led to a three-hour evacuation of London City Airport on Friday.

Tobacco giant BAT makes 47-billion-dollar takeover bid for US rival

British American Tobacco Plc said on Friday it has offered some 47 billion dollars to acquire 57.8 per cent of shares in a takeover of US rival Reynolds American Inc.

Scotland floats draft bill on second independence vote before Brexit

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon launched a draft bill on a second referendum on independence from the United Kingdom on Thursday, saying she wants to protect Scotland's place in the EU...

Pressure mounts on "silent" May ahead of Brexit negotiations

Despite the frosty reception she could receive from some of her counterparts, an EU summit could bring the British prime minister welcome relief from the clouds gathering at home: worrying...

EU lawmaker: EU budget hit by drop in British pound after Brexit vote

The fall in the value of the pound since Britain's June vote to leave the European Union has led to a notable shortfall in London's contributions to the bloc's 2016 budget, the European Parliament...

British climber falls to death in Bali ravine

A British tourist has died after he fell into a ravine while climbing a mountain on Indonesia's resort island of Bali, an official said Monday. 

US, Britain weigh new sanctions against Syria and Russia

The US and Britain are considering further sanctions against the Syrian government and Russia over the military siege on Aleppo, the country's top diplomats said on Sunday after a meeting in...

US, UN, Britain call for Yemen ceasefire

The United States, Britain and the United Nations called Sunday for a ceasefire in Yemen, a day after a Saudi-led coalition against the country's Houthi rebel movement admitted responsibility for...

Britain regrets Maldives decision to leave Commonwealth

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said in London Friday that Britain "regrets that the Maldives has chosen to leave" the Commonwealth.