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UK blames Russia for cyber attack, says won't tolerate disruption

UK blames Russia for cyber attack, says won't tolerate disruption

Britain blamed Russia on Thursday for a cyber-attack last year, publicly pointing the finger at Moscow for spreading a virus which disrupted companies across Europe including UK-based Reckitt Benckiser.

Actress Emma Watson joins UK film industry to tackle harassment and bullying

Actress Emma Watson joins UK film industry to tackle harassment and bullying

Hollywood actress Emma Watson on Wednesday backed guidelines to tackle harassment and bullying in Britain's film and television industry as sex abuse scandals rip through the working world.

Defence Minister, UK defence Secretary discuss bilateral ties

Defence Minister, UK defence Secretary discuss bilateral ties

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah held today a telephone conversation with the UK Secretary of Defence Gavin Williamson.

Qatar, UK military academies hold joint exercise

Qatar, UK military academies hold joint exercise

The Directorate of Defence Communication at the Ministry of Defence has announced that the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, UK, in collaboration with Ahmad bin Mohamed Military College ...

UK, Russian police team up to avoid World Cup trouble

UK, Russian police team up to avoid World Cup trouble

Ahead of a sell-out European football match, Manchester police tracked fans' movements via CCTV and Russian security officials joined them in the control room to learn more about tactics.

China, UK vow to strengthen economic, financial cooperation

China, UK vow to strengthen economic, financial cooperation

China and Britain have vowed to continue and strengthen cooperation on a wide range of economic, financial and trade issues, including speeding the introduction of a London-Shanghai stock connect programme.

Qatar can prosper despite obstacles in its way: envoy

Qatar can prosper despite obstacles in its way: envoy

The six-month blockade has provided Qatar with the "wake-up call it needed," Qatar ambassador to the UK, Yousef Ali al-Khater, said in London.

Emir meets UK defence secretary

Emir meets UK defence secretary

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met on Monday with UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson and his accompanying delegation.

UK anti-slavery hotline identifies 4,000 potential victims in first year

UK anti-slavery hotline identifies 4,000 potential victims in first year

A British anti-slavery helpline has received 3,000 calls since its launch last year and identified 4,000 potential victims of trafficking, forced labour, domestic servitude and sexual slavery.

UK terrorism arrests soar to record level after attacks this year

UK terrorism arrests soar to record level after attacks this year

The number of people arrested in Britain on suspicion of terrorism offences rocketed by 68 percent in the last year to the highest figure on record during a period when the country suffered four deadly attacks ...

Indian police arrest British man accused of child abuse

Indian police arrest British man accused of child abuse

Indian police Monday arrested a 54-year-old British man after three young boys at a hostel for blind children in Delhi filed allegations of sexual assault against him.

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

Man with sword injures police outside UK Queen's palace

A man shouting ‘Allahu Akbar’ (God is greatest) reached for a four-foot sword in his car and assaulted police officers outside Britain's Buckingham Palace on Friday night, police said.