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Sotheby’s to hold online Russian art sales for the first time

Sotheby’s to hold online Russian art sales for the first time

Sotheby’s auction house is set to organize two sales of Russian art which will be held online for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic that continues to affect businesses and industries around the world, the auction company …

James Bond guns stolen from property in London

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 …

London protests in support of Julian Assange

London protests in support of Julian Assange

Hundreds of Julian Assange supporters have gathered in London to protest against his extradition case and demand he be released, Evening Standard reports. A large crowd of protesters gathered outside Australia House …

Woman plays violin during her brain surgery (VIDEO)

Woman plays violin during her brain surgery (VIDEO)

A patient at King's College Hospital in London played the violin while surgeons operated on her brain to remove a tumour. Dagmar Turner, 53, played the violin so surgeons could ensure parts of the brain which control hand movements …

London ready to host 2020 Games if moved over coronavirus

London ready to host 2020 Games if moved over coronavirus

London would be ready to host the 2020 Olympics if the outbreak of the coronavirus forced the Games to be moved from Tokyo, the Conservative candidate for mayor of the British capital Shaun Bailey said. Bailey …

Hear Billie Eilish perform James Bond theme song (VIDEO)

Hear Billie Eilish perform James Bond theme song (VIDEO)

U.S. singer Billie Eilish just released her much-anticipated theme song for the upcoming James Bond film 'No Time to Die'. The song was produced by her brother, FINNEAS, alongside Stephen Lipson, with orchestral arrangements by …

Westminster council opposes plan to build Holocaust memorial

Westminster council opposes plan to build Holocaust memorial

Westminster city council has objected to a proposal to build a national Holocaust memorial centre in a park next to the Houses of Parliament. The council’s planning committee raised concerns about the impact of the plans on one of …

ISIS claims responsibility for London terror attack

ISIS claims responsibility for London terror attack

ISIS terror group (banned in Russia) has claimed responsibility for the terror knife attack in south London yesterday when two people were stabbed. The terror group did not provide evidence of how it was behind the attack but …

Prince Harry reunites with Meghan Markle - media

Prince Harry reunites with Meghan Markle - media

Prince Harry has left the U.K. to reunite with his wife Meghan Markle and their 8-month-old son Archie in Canada, according to British media reports. Harry boarded a flight late Monday afternoon, according to Scobie. …

NATO: Russia and terrorism remain persistent threat

NATO: Russia and terrorism remain persistent threat

NATO leaders said that Russia's aggressive actions and international terrorism remain a persistent threat. In a joint declaration following the NATO summit held in London, the alliance's leaders said: "Russia's …

UK returns looted artefacts to Iraq

UK returns looted artefacts to Iraq

The British Museum completed the largest ever handover of looted Iraqi artefacts found in Britain in a ceremony at the residence of Iraq’s ambassador in London yesterday. The collection of 156 inscribed tablets, some more …

Nurmagomedov and Porier to meet on June 12

Nurmagomedov and Porier to meet on June 12

The UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will meet with his next opponent, American Dustin Porier, on June 12, the UFC reported today at their joint press conference in London. According to TASS, the UFC stressed that both …

Bombs found near London airports and rail station

Bombs found near London airports and rail station

Three suspicious packages were discovered by London's Metropolitan Police yesterday near Waterloo rail station as well as Heathrow and London City airports. "The packages — all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow …

Zurab Tsereteli's exhibition opens in London

Zurab Tsereteli's exhibition opens in London

Georgian-Russian artist Zurab Tsereteli’s first major solo retrospective in the UK, Larger Than Life, has opened at Saatchi Gallery, London. This year marks the 85th anniversary of the artist’s birth. …