London Bridge

Man crashes car into security barriers outside British Houses of Parliament in Westminster

LONDON — A man crashed a car into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament in London on Tuesday, injuring a number of pedestrians, British police said.<p>Metropolitan Police said the driver was arrested but offered few other details and did not suggest a motive. The incident, which took …

Extremism

'Number of pedestrians' injured by car outside UK parliament : police

A “number of pedestrians” were injured when a car crashed into barriers outside Britain’s Houses of Parliament on Tuesday, with armed police swooping …

Extremism

Listen to music composed to calm stressed-out shelter dogs

Even if you’re a longtime music fan, the name Terry Woodford might not ring a bell. But some of the artists with whom he worked as a songwriter, producer or engineer probably do: the Supremes, the Temptations and the Commodores.<p>In a music career that started in the early 1960s and spanned a …

Pets

Driver Crashes Car Into Barriers Outside U.K. Parliament

LONDON — A car crashed into the gates of the Houses of Parliament in London early Tuesday, injuring a number of pedestrians, according to the police, who detained the male driver.<p>Officers set up a security cordon around Parliament Square, with around a dozen police cars and ambulances parked at the …

Extremism

Loveratri song Chogada: Salman Khan’s brother-in-law Aayush Sharma’s track is a visual delight – watch video

Salman Khan has developed a reputation for launching newcomers just like Karan Johar. His most recent launch is his brother-in-law Aayush Sharma, who …

Entertainment (India)

Focus On Wapping: This central riverside location is a charming riverside spot within walking distance of the office

You work in the City, your partner works in Canary Wharf, let’s call the whole thing off. Or you could move to Wapping, the perfect compromise for a …

England

You Could Own This Historic English Mansion for Less Than $20

Most people are familiar with feng shui—the ancient Chinese art of arranging one's environment to maximize good energy—as it applies to interior …

Hong Kong

Loveratri song Chogada: Aayush Sharma, Warina Hussain do the garba in London and it’s not weird at all | bollywood

If you have grown simply too bored of hearing the same four Falguni Pathak songs on garba nights, here is a perfect new Navratri anthem. Salman Khan …

Bollywood

Mumford & Sons' Ben Lovett on the life-and-death reason he's become a restaurateur

Restaurants cater for a smorgasbord of dietary requirements these days. Before ordering, your waiter will probably ask if you're gluten-free, vegan or vegetarian. No bread for starters? No problem. Don't eat meat? They'll find you a substitute. Want a lactose-free coffee after your meal? There's …

Food

21 things journalists should have asked instead of filming Boris Johnson offering tea

More Muslim women have been called “letter box” in the wake of his column.<p>Aware of foolishly giving He Who Must Not Be Amplified any more airtime, …

Donald Trump

Revealed: how much rail season ticket prices could rise by on UK's busiest routes

Millions of commuters are facing a 3.5 per cent hike in train fares from January despite a slump in punctuality and rail satisfaction on Britain's …

Trains

Afternoon Tea Week: Here are nine quirky choices to try this week

<b>Today marks the start of Afternoon Tea Week.</b><p>And what’s not to love about a week-long celebration of finger sandwiches, sweet treats and endless cups …

England

Tower Bridge water feature that was bricked up over safety fears could be rebuilt

A central London water feature which was bricked up amid fears people staring at smartphones could trip and hurt themselves could be rebuilt as a …

UK News

Terms and conditions for The Rules of Seeing book competition – The Sun

1. Open to United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland residents aged 18 or over only, except employees of the Promoter, News Corp UK & Ireland Limited, …

News Corp

Five great ideas for baby shower gifts that won't break the bank  — plus win £15k in our Sun Savers raffle

A SUN Saver who cannot afford a gift for a pal and her new baby girl emailed me this week.<p>There is often pressure to spend big on friends’ little …

Personal Finance (UK)

27 free things to do in London

GOD’S OWN JUNKYARD<p>A neon artist’s surreal world<p>God’s Own Junkyard is a visual onslaught of light and colour, a crazy bright world of vintage signs …

England

Chloe Ferry shows off her new bum and plump pout in sizzling new snaps

CHLOE Ferry showed off her new bum and plump pout in a new set of sizzling snaps.<p>The Geordie Shore star's bruises on her bootie seem to be fading …

Celebrity (UK)

Suite spots: the best London hotels for a sexy weekend

Doing the nasty. Hanky panky. How’s your father? A bit of crumpet…What are we on about? Oh, yes, the best hotels in London to get down and dirty in, …

Lifestyle (UK)

Man admits terror plot aiming to kill 100 people on London's Oxford Street

A man has pleaded guilty to a terrorist plot to drive a van into shoppers outside a Disney store on Oxford Street in London, with the hope of killing 100 people.<p>Lewis Ludlow, 26, pledged allegiance to Islamic State and was caught by a joint police and MI5 operation.<p>Ludlow, from Rochester in Kent, …

Terrorism

Wedding Inspiration: A Romantic, Drizzly Day at Auberge du Soleil

When your bride isn't afraid to get muddy, you know she's a keeper. Then again, so is a groom who braves showing off his moves in a "Harlem Shake" …

Weddings

Ashok Leyland's Subsidiary Optare Wins Order For World's First Electric Double Decker

Ashok Leyland's subsidiary, Optare PLC from Transport for London has won a significant order for 31 Optare Metrodecker EV double-decker buses. The …

London

Co Down teens Orlaith & Mollie pass on university to concentrate on rock music

HAVING just completed their A-levels, unlike most of their classmates Assumption Grammar pupils Orlaith Forsythe and Mollie McGinn aren't worrying …

Music

This Famous Cat Is Getting Her Own Stone Sculpture Inside A Cathedral

Doorkins Magnificat is a beloved resident of London’s Southwark Cathedral.<p>Most cats just get nine lives. This British feline is aiming for immortality.<p>Doorkins Magnificat, a beloved, longtime resident of London’s Southwark Cathedral, is having a stone carving of her likeness installed in a wall on …

England

Android Pie review: a glimpse at the future of AI-powered phones

Google's new Android operating system has finally arrived. After months of developer testing, Android Pie has been rolled out to the public. But for …

Apps

Rail commuters squeezed further as season tickets rise faster than wages

Get ready for another big rise in train fares. This Wednesday we’ll see the publication of the latest retail prices index (RPI). The Office for National Statistics thinks it is such a poor indicator of prices that it now designates it as “Not a National Statistic.” Yet this non-statistic, which is …

Personal Finance (UK)

CANS & MEGABUS AWAY GUIDE: Luton Town - Sunderland’s adventure around League One starts this weekend!

The adventure starts here - nine months of touring provincial towns and gleefully ruffling the hair of opposing supporters. The League One away day odyssey begins, and we’re starting at Luton.<p>Who Are These Jobbers?<p>Oh boy, it’s here. It’s finally here - the very first away day in the absolute car …

Sunderland AFC

London bridge over puddled water: Flooded road crossed with chairs

<b>Commuters were forced to get creative when flash floods outside Hammersmith Tube blocked the walkway.</b><p>Footage shared online showed passengers building the bridge, using chairs from a sandwich shop to avoid a huge puddle.<p>Transport for London said part of the station was closed because of the wet …

London

Famous landmarks you might not have known were relocated

The Turkish authorities are relocating a series of ancient monuments to make way for a controversial new dam, which will flood one of the oldest continuously occupied cities in the world.<p>The 800-year-old, 1,500-tonne Artuklu Hamam is currently being wheeled out of Hasankeyf, an ancient city that …

History

Network Rail sale of arches property angers tenants | Financial Times

At her family’s motorcycle service business in a railway arch in east London’s Bethnal Green, Leni Jones has battled challenges from rats and floods …

Network Rail

Roman Wharf Timber

The 2,000-year-old beam is tucked within the pedestrian entrance to the old London Bridge.<p>In addition to being one of the few surviving remnants of …

England