Tag Archives: United Kingdom

24Feb/15

Winter World Cup makes sesnse – Wenger

LONDON COLNEY NEAR LONDON, UK (FEBRUARY 24, 2015) (REUTERS) – Holding the 2022 World Cup in the northern hemisphere autumn and winter makes sense, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Tuesday (February 24).
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24Feb/15

Carbon dioxide released by the ocean thousands of years ago may have ended the ice age

UK (Next Media) – Recent research conducted by the University of Southampton and published in Nature magazine suggests that carbon dioxide released from the ocean played a large role in ending the most recent ice age.
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24Feb/15

FIFA task force recommends shorter world cup in Qatari Winter

DOHA, QATAR (FEBRUARY 24, 2015) (REUTERS) – A FIFA task force examining dates for the Qatar World Cup has recommended the Gulf state hosts a shorter tournament, staged in November and December 2022.
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24Feb/15

Turkey criticises Britain over missing schoolgirls

Turkey criticises Britain for taking too long to inform it about three London schoolgirls who travelled to Turkey last week possibly en route to join Islamist militants in Syria.
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23Feb/15

Burberry takes inspiration from British folk craft at London Fashion Week

Burberry designer Christopher Bailey takes inspiration from British folk craft for the fashion label’s latest collection; says he is “so proud” of Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne.
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23Feb/15

Burberry goes live online

(Reuters Business Report) – Britain’s Burberry brings London Fashion Week even closer to home.

For the first time its catwalk show has been broadcast live to the world via the internet.
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23Feb/15

First Folio found in French library arrives at Shakespeare’s Globe in London

A rare First Folio discovered in a French library arrives at the Shakespeare’s Globe in London, where the Bard’s plays were first performed.

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23Feb/15

Controversial security law amended in Kenya

A Kenyan court throws out parts of an anti-terrorism law seen as stifling the media but leaves a provision allowing police to hold terror suspects for nearly a year without charge.
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23Feb/15

Missing British schoolgirls not radicalised at school says principle

Principle of the school attended by three missing British schoolgirls believed to be heading to Syria says they were not radicalised at the academy.
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