Environment And Nature

Banksy mural on garage in Wales sold but will stay in place

Jan 18, 2019

A British art dealer says he has bought a mural stenciled by street artist Banksy on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds ($129,000)

World Economic Forum warns of impact of global tensions

Jan 16, 2019

Organizers of next week's Davos forum say that international tensions and nationalist politics can further weigh on the global economy this year.

UK honors cave rescue divers, Twiggy, Monty Python's Palin

Dec 28, 2018

British divers who came to the rescue of young soccer players trapped inside a flooded cave in Thailand are among those being recognized in Britain's New Year's Honors List

UK: Suspected stowaways charged in alleged crew threat case

Dec 23, 2018

Police have charged four men who were accused of threatening the crew of a cargo ship in the Thames Estuary outside of London

4 stowaways detained as ship incident resolved in England

Dec 22, 2018

British police say four men have been detained under the Immigration Act and a "complex incident" involving a ship in the Thames Estuary in southeast England has been resolved without any injuries

UK dealing with 'complex incident' on ship in Thames Estuary

Dec 21, 2018

British police say they are dealing with a "complex incident" on board a ship in the Thames Estuary in southeast England

Correction: Britain-Statistic of the Year story

Dec 21, 2018

Correction: Britain-Statistic of the Year story

Banksy's new artwork in Wales: A comment on air pollution?

Dec 19, 2018

Street artist and social commentator Banksy has apparently popped up in Wales, leaving a new artwork on a garage in Port Talbot that references the town's air pollution

Frogs, fish and small birds die in English zoo fire

Dec 16, 2018

Chester Zoo says insects, frogs, fish and small birds perished in a fire that broke out in an enclosure devoted to exotic tropical habitats

Visitors evacuated, animals moved after fire at British zoo

Dec 15, 2018

A British zoo says a fire has broken out at one of its enclosures and that visitors were evacuated

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