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Britain slavery numbers surge as more victims identified

For the first time this year, the highest number of male victims were from Vietnam.

Vietnamese child trafficking victims in UK vanish from care: charities

Rescued Vietnamese children may abscond from care because they do not feel safe or feel isolated, particularly if ...

Uber files appeal against London ban

The company came under scrutiny in Britain after it emerged that dozens of rape and sexual assault claims.
October 13, 2017 | 05:49 pm GMT+7

'Our economy is not broken,' says UK finance minister, defending capitalism

'Our economy is not broken: it is fundamentally strong.' 
October 02, 2017 | 09:19 am GMT+7

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle make first official outing at Invictus Games

'We're two people who are really happy and in love.' 
September 26, 2017 | 08:52 am GMT+7

Terror threat raised after London bomb attack

No-one has yet been arrested over the bombing yesterday.
September 16, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

As more Vietnamese fall prey to human trafficking, UK calls for tighter controls on nail bars

Victims trafficked from Vietnam most commonly end up in labor exploitation, often in cannabis cultivation and nail bars.
September 12, 2017 | 12:31 pm GMT+7

Britain could still reverse Brexit, former minister Heseltine says

'PM May will be gone before the next election.'
September 06, 2017 | 01:58 pm GMT+7

Britain turns back 100 suspected slaves at Scottish airport

Most of the victims were forced to work in sex industry.
August 25, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Big Ben goes silent after final bong for four years

London's famous clock tower rings for the last time before it falls silent for four years for renovation works.
August 22, 2017 | 02:08 pm GMT+7

Famous gaffes made by Britain's Prince Philip

Britain's Prince Philip, 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, will officially retire from public life on Wednesday.
August 02, 2017 | 07:05 pm GMT+7

Britain plans to send warship to South China Sea in move likely to irk Beijing

The presence of a British vessel threatens to stoke tensions, escalated by China's naval build-up and its increasingly assertive stance.
July 27, 2017 | 05:16 pm GMT+7

Late check-in, no luggage, child in tow - signs of slavery?

Each year, 93,000 people are sexually exploited and 4,500 others exploited for labor in European hotels.
July 21, 2017 | 09:16 am GMT+7

Annual census counts the Queen's swans

The Queen's Swan Marker begins the annual combined census and health visit for swans and their young on the River Thames.
July 18, 2017 | 08:12 am GMT+7

France sees Brexit as tool to weaken City of London: leaked memo

'They are crystal clear about their underlying objective: the weakening of Britain, the ongoing degradation of the City of London.'
July 16, 2017 | 05:33 pm GMT+7