Gut eine Woche nach dem Tod der früheren britischen Premierministerin Margaret Thatcher findet in der Londoner St. Paul's Cathedral die Trauerfeier für die umstrittene "eiserne Lady" unter verstärkten Sicherheitsvorkehrungen statt.
Pastors' daughters, ambitious and hard-working: Much has been made of the parallels between Angela Merkel and the new British prime minister. Observers wonder how their enforced cooperation will play out in Brexit talks.
He just received his second Palme d'Or in Cannes and on June 17, Ken Loach turns 80. DW looks back at the successful and controversial career of the socially critical British filmmaker.
UK officials mulled a plan for moving Hong Kongers to Northern Ireland after the handover to China in 1997, a report says. Although seemingly a joke, the plan reflected Britain's uncertainty about the future of the city.
Former UK finance and foreign minister Geoffrey Howe has died. A champion of European unity in a largely euroskeptic Conservative Party, Howe also played a role in bringing about the downfall of Margaret Thatcher.
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