British Fast5 All-Stars: Wasps win maiden title with victory over Mavericks

British Fast5 All-Stars: Wasps win maiden title with victory over Mavericks

Wasps Netball were unbeaten throughout the tournamentWasps Netball won their maiden British Fast5 All-Stars title with a 42-32 victory over the Mavericks at London’s Copper Box Arena. Wasps’ Rachel Dunn delivered a shooting masterclass in the final and was named tournament MVP. Last year’s winners Loughborough Lightning failed to reach the semi-finals as they were…

British PM May accuses critics of ‚playing politics’ over Brexit: Sunday Times

Britain’s Prime Minister May arrives for the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham Thomson Reuters BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May accused critics of her plans to leave the European Union of „playing politics” with Britain’s future and undermining the national interest in an interview with the Sunday Times newspaper. In another interview next…

A British warship got involved in a showdown with the Chinese military in the South China Sea

A British warship got involved in a showdown with the Chinese military in the South China Sea

China’s Harbin (112) guided missile destroyer, left, and DDG-139 Ningbo Sovremenny class Type-956EM destroyer, right, take part in a week-long exerciseUncredited/AP Following in the wake of the US Navy, a British warship recently challenged China’s excessive claims to the disputed South China Sea, provoking a confrontation with the Chinese military and triggering outrage in Beijing.…

British Airways has a $13 million flight simulator that taught us how to take off, fly, and land an airplane

British Airways has a $13 million flight simulator that taught us how to take off, fly, and land an airplane

We visited British Airways Technical Block A, which is home to 16 flight simulators making it the biggest flight simulator facility in the UK. British Airways Captain Claire Bunton taught us how to fly the Airbus A380, which is the biggest commercial airplane in the world. We learned how to take off, fly, and land…

The British diver Elon Musk called a ‚pedo’ is preparing to sue Musk for libel

The British diver Elon Musk called a ‚pedo’ is preparing to sue Musk for libel

Elon Musk. Lucy Nicholson / Reuters L. Lin Wood, a lawyer retained by the British diver Vernon Unsworth, whom Elon Musk called a „pedo,” is „preparing a civil complaint for libel” against Musk, BuzzFeed first reported. In a letter Wood sent to Musk on August 6 reviewed by Business Insider, Wood writes that Musk made…

Mark Cavendish: British cyclist to take period of total rest because of Epstein-Barr virus

Mark Cavendish: British cyclist to take period of total rest because of Epstein-Barr virus

Mark Cavendish was eliminated from the Tour de France on stage 11 in JulyBritain’s Mark Cavendish is to take a period of total rest from cycling because of illness. His Dimension Data team said the 33-year-old would be taking the break „due to the presence of Epstein-Barr virus”. Medical tests have shown the 2011 world…

The British public now expects a no-deal Brexit

The British public now expects a no-deal Brexit

Britain’s Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab. Reuters LONDON — The public expects the United Kingdom to leave the European Union with no deal, and prices to rise as a result, according to a poll published as Theresa May’s government prepares to disclose its no deal planning. A KPMG survey of over 3,000 people found that all…

The British public now believes Brexit will damage the NHS

The British public now believes Brexit will damage the NHS

LONDON — The British public is increasingly worried that Brexit will damage the National Health Service, according to new polling. For the first time since polling company Kantar Public started quizzing Brits on Brexit, the opinion that leaving the European Union will damage the NHS is the most popular among the public. 33% said Brexit…

The EU fears British spies have ‚bugged’ Brexit talks to obtain sensitive files

The EU fears British spies have ‚bugged’ Brexit talks to obtain sensitive files

LONDON — EU officials fear they are being „bugged” by the British secret service after the UK obtained sensitive documents within hours of them being presented at a meeting, according to a report. The fears were raised at a European Council meeting on July 13 by Sabine Weyand, the deputy of chief Brexit negotiator Michel…