Romanian, US, British troops stage NATO-planned exercises

Some 2,200 Romanian, US, British and Moldovan troops will take part in military exercises in Romania, close to the Ukrainian border, beginning this week.

UK troops start training mission in Ukraine: Ministry

 British troops have begun a training mission in Ukraine, helping government forces fighting pro-Russian separatists, the Ministry of Defence in London said Thursday.

Tributes paid to Indian soldiers fought in WWI

India has paid tribute to the 1.5 million Indian soldiers in the UK who fought along with British troops during the World War I.

Last British troops leave southern Afghanistan

Britain withdrew its last military forces from southern Afghanistan today after 13 years of fighting that has cost hundreds of British lives in some of the most violent regions of the country.

British troops fighting Ebola being given banned drug

 British troops fighting the Ebola outbreak in West Africa are being given an anti-malarial drug banned in the US, putting them at grave risks, a report said Sunday.

Insecurity and opium blight Afghan province as British leave

Despite high praise from politicians, British troops ending their combat mission in Afghanistan`s Helmand are leaving behind a province still blighted by insurgency and a huge opium harvest.

River Thames breaches its banks near London

The River Thames has burst its banks after reaching its highest level in years, flooding riverside towns upstream of London.

Taliban plotted to kill Prince Harry in Afghanistan

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.

Britain probes its troops` atrocities on Iraqi bodies

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.

British troops could be in Afghanistan `for years`

The prime minister has said that no troops will be left in Afghanistan in a combat role after 2014.

3,800 British troops leave Afghanistan by 2013

Prime Minister David Cameron Wednesday announced that some 3,800 British troops would be withdrawn from Afghanistan by the end of 2013.

Helen Mirren meets British troops

Helen Mirren surprised a group of soldiers here over the weekend, applauding them for their work at the 2012 Olympics.

British troops in Afghan child abuse investigation

The allegation comes less than a week after a video
emerged showing US Marines urinating on Taliban corpses.

British troops in Afghanistan risk mental problems

At least one in five British soldiers in Afghanistan will suffer from some mental illness, a study has said.

British troops in Afghanistan to get new equipment

Britain has announced an equipment package worth 400 million pounds (around $627 million) for its troops in Afghanistan.

Cameron visits British 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.

British troops may leave Afghanistan early: Report

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.

Cheryl visits troops in Afghanistan

Singer Cheryl Cole has made a secret trip to Afghanistan to boost British troops` morale.

British troops in Afghanistan hit out against ``ironed uniforms” policy

British soldiers fighting the Taliban have been told to iron uniforms.

Now blast resistant goggles for British troops

Polycarbonate lenses can resist a 12-gauge shotgun blast from just 16 feet away.