The River Thames has burst its banks after reaching its highest level in years, flooding riverside towns upstream of London.
Britain`s Prince Harry was the prime target of Taliban when he was serving with the British troops in Afghanistan, a media report said Saturday.
Bodies of Iraqis handed back to their families by British troops showed signs of torture and apparent mutilation as well as multiple bullet wounds, local doctors have revealed before a public inquiry which has opened in London.
The prime minister has said that no troops will be left in Afghanistan in a combat role after 2014.
Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday announced that some 3,800 British troops would be withdrawn from Afghanistan by the end of 2013.
Helen Mirren surprised a group of soldiers here over the weekend, applauding them for their work at the 2012 Olympics.
The allegation comes less than a week after a video
emerged showing US Marines urinating on Taliban corpses.
At least one in five British soldiers in Afghanistan will suffer from some mental illness, a study has said.
Britain has announced an equipment package worth 400 million pounds (around $627 million) for its troops in Afghanistan.
Cameron said the main purpose of his trip was to say "a big thank you" to British service personnel and their families.
UK may speed up the withdrawal of up to 4,000 of its troops from Afghan before the end of 2013, according to a media report.
Singer Cheryl Cole has made a secret trip to Afghanistan to boost British troops` morale.
British soldiers fighting the Taliban have been told to iron uniforms.
Polycarbonate lenses can resist a 12-gauge shotgun blast from just 16 feet away.
The Royal Marines formation is heading back to Afghanistan in April.
The Sun newspaper gave away free iPads to 10 soldiers in the war zone.
Balloons are armed with sophisticated cameras, electronic listening devices.
British troops had arrived in Helmand`s Sangin district in 2006.
The officials admit many UK soldiers are suspected of manslaughtering Iraqis.
An inquiry has been launched into "unsubstantiated" allegations.
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