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Official Inquiries About Grenfell Tower Blaze Go On, 5 Years After the Fire

LONDON — Five years ago, a fire in a tower block in West London killed 72 people, shattered a community,…

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How to Watch Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Events

From Thursday to Sunday, Britain is celebrating the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, commemorating her 70 years as monarch…

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In London, a Long-Awaited High-Speed Train Is Ready to Roll

LONDON — When Andy Byford ran New York City’s dilapidated subway system, fed-up New Yorkers hailed his crusade to make…

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In London, a Platinum Jubilee and ‘Bridgerton’ Events Await Visitors

London is springing back to life. Heathrow Airport reports that March 2022 was its busiest month since the start of…

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U.K. Court Brings Assange One Step Closer to Extradition

LONDON — A London court on Wednesday ordered the extradition of the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States,…

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‘Cabaret,’ Starring Eddie Redmayne, Sweeps Olivier Awards

LONDON — A revival of “Cabaret” that has been the talk of London’s theater world since opening in December, on…

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Amid War, a Lavish Hotel Will Open in Britain’s Old War Office

LONDON — From his office at 10 Downing Street, Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain places urgent daily calls to…

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Afghan Refugees in U.K. Are Still in Limbo as Ukrainians Arrive

LONDON — A toddler cries on his mother’s lap while his twin naps a few feet away. The mother hushes…

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The U.K. targets more oligarchs and Putin allies with sanctions.

LONDON — The British government said on Tuesday that it had imposed sanctions on more than 370 individuals it described…

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U.K. vs. Oligarchs: ‘The Gloves Are Now Off’

LONDON — On Friday, the day after Britain blacklisted seven prominent Russian oligarchs, residents of the wealthy London borough of…

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