Highlights on David Beckham | CNN

CNN — Here’s a look into the life of retired professional footballer David Beckham. Date of Birth: May 2, 1975 Place of birth: London, England Birth name: David Robert Joseph Beckham Dad: David Edward “Ted” Beckham, an appliance repairman Mother: Sandra (West) Beckham, a hairdresser Marriage: Victoria (Adams) Beckham (July 4, 1999–present) Children: Harper, Cruz, … Read more

UK government slammed ‘racist’ and ‘inhumane’ for planning to send asylum seekers to Rwanda

London – Britain will send migrants and asylum seekers crossing the English Channel thousands of miles into Rwanda under a controversial deal announced on Thursday as the government tries to crack down on a record number of people making the perilous journey. “From today… anyone entering the UK illegally as well as those who have … Read more

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson fined for breaking his own COVID rules

London – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s office said on Tuesday he would be fined for breaching COVID-19[feminine] settlements following allegations of lockdown parties at government offices. Treasury chief Rishi Sunak will also be fined. The news came after London’s Metropolitan Police announced on Tuesday it was issuing a further 30 fixed penalty notices in … Read more

Man who killed teacher Sabina Nessa as she strolled in London faces at least 36 years in prison: ‘You had no right to take her away from us’

A British judge on Friday sentenced a sexual predator to at least 36 years in prison for the murder of Sabine Nessaa teacher killed while walking to a friend’s house in London. Koci Selamaj, from Eastbourne on the south coast of England, pleaded guilty to carrying out the premeditated attack on September 17. CCTV footage … Read more

US develops hypersonic missiles with UK and Australia

Washington – The United States, United Kingdom and Australia announced on Tuesday that they would work together through the recently created security alliance known as AUKUS to develop hypersonic missiles. The move comes as the United States and its allies grow increasingly concerned about China’s growing military assertiveness in the Pacific. US President Joe Biden, … Read more

‘Partygate’ sanctions: UK police recommend fines for parties at PM’s home during COVID lockdown

London – British police said on Tuesday they are recommending 20 fines for breaching coronavirus lockdown regulations for the residence and offices of Prime Minister Boris Johnson. London’s Metropolitan Police investigated 12 parties and gatheringssome of which were attended by Johnson himself, which took place during the height of the country’s COVID lockdown in 2020. … Read more

Protesters in Jamaica hail Prince William and Kate as they demand the UK ‘apologize now’ for past slave trade

San Juan, Puerto Rico – Protesters in Jamaica raised their fists on Tuesday as they donned T-shirts sporting a pair of chained black cuffs surrounded by the phrases “Seh Yuh Sorry!” and “Apologize now!” as they demonstrated just hours before Prince William and Kate arrived. The protest outside the British High Commission in Kingston comes … Read more

Highlights on John Major | CNN

CNN — Here is a glimpse into the life of Sir John Major, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Date of Birth: March 29, 1943 Place of birth: Carshalton, Surrey Birth name: John Major Dad: Abraham Thomas Ball, stage name – Tom Major, performer Mother: Gwen (Coates) Major, dancer Marriage: Norma (Johnson) Major (1970–present) … Read more

The war in Ukraine prompts Europe and the UK to step up efforts to find and freeze the hidden money of Russian oligarchs

London — European Union officials were due to discuss new financial sanctions targeting the Russian billionaire oligarchs Tuesday, according to the Reuters news agency. Luxury yachts, jets and other properties owned by Russians have already been targeted by several Western countries, including the United Stateson the Russian invasion of Ukraine. The UK has sanctioned a … Read more