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EasyJet grounds entire fleet due to coronavirus

British low cost airline easyJet said it had grounded its entire fleet of over 330 aircraft due to the coronavirus threat and had no visibility on when it could restart flights. EasyJet also said that it would furlough its 4,000 …

James Bond guns stolen from property in London

Five deactivated guns that were used in a number of James Bond films have been stolen from a property in North London. The iconic Walther PPK handgun used in Roger Moore film A View to a Kill and the Beretta 'Cheetah' and …

Boris Johnson orders British citizens to stay home

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered to impose a three-week quarantine in the United Kingdom to contain the novel coronavirus infection in the country. "The time has now come for us all to do more. From this …

UK doctor who caught coronavirus described its symptoms

A senior UK doctor who was diagnosed with coronavirus has described how she beat the bug - with chicken soup, lemonade and paracetamol all playing a part, Mirror.co.uk reported. Dr Clare Gerada, 60, caught the deadly virus after …

British Museum says 1,311 treasures found last year

A well-preserved medieval brooch featuring what could be dragon and dog decorations is among a record number of objects discovered last year by the metal detectorists. The British Museum announced that 1,311 finds which are defined …

Marvel’s next superhero idea focuses on Brexit

Marvel Comics is launching a new team of superheroes representing England, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales.  Their mission is to see if they can get along peaceably after Britain’s exit from the European Union, English …

George Clooney's mansion surrounded by floods 

Hollywood superstar George Clooney's mansion in Berkshire, England, suffered severe flood damage as Storm Dennis ravaged the UK. The Thames has spilled over its banks and left the Hollywood star's tennis …