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British airmen mark 70 years since `Great Escape`

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 01:51

Fifty British airmen on Tuesday began a long trek in Poland marking 70 years since an audacious World War II breakout by Allied prisoners of war immortalised in the film "The Great Escape".

Investigators study scene after copter crash in UK

Last Updated: Thursday, January 09, 2014, 05:54

Authorities in England cordoned off flooded marshes to investigate the crash of a military helicopter that killed four US Air Force crewmembers.

Man charged in Britain over North Sea ferry fire

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 03:20

A man was charged on Monday with causing a fire onboard a ferry carrying more than 1,000 people from Newcastle to Amsterdam, British police said.

Seven people airlifted from fire-hit North Sea ferry

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 07:22

A fire has broken out on a ferry in the North Sea, causing seven people to be airlifted to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation, British coastguard officials said.

Seven people airlifted from fire-hit North Sea ferry

Last Updated: Sunday, December 29, 2013, 07:21

A fire has broken out on a ferry in the North Sea, causing seven people to be airlifted to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation, British coastguard officials said.

RAF chopper makes forced landing in W Bank No casualties

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 01:05

A British military helicopter made a forced landing in the West Bank on Sunday with no casualties, the Israeli military said, denying reports it landed in an Israeli minefield.

Prince William arrives by Kate`s side for baby`s due date

Last Updated: Saturday, July 13, 2013, 17:34

Prince William left his Royal Air Force base to head for London and be by wife Kate`s side as the due date for the royal baby arrived on Saturday.

UK admits flying US drones during Libyan conflict

Last Updated: Friday, July 27, 2012, 17:01

The UK`s Ministry of Defence said it believed RAF had only flown American drones over Libya, and had not done so in Afghanistan or Pakistan.

Olympics: War-like security cordon in London

Last Updated: Friday, July 13, 2012, 22:56

Military equipment is being deployed to ensure security for the Olympics, setting aside opposition from some residents and preparing for what is officially called a "terrorist threat environment".

Prince William, now a captain in Royal Air Force

Last Updated: Thursday, June 07, 2012, 19:07

The Prince completed two days of ground and air-based tests to achieve the qualification, following his two years of flying experience in the helicopter.

UK’s ex Royal Air Force airbase sold for £1

Last Updated: Sunday, May 27, 2012, 13:28

The former Royal Air Force (RAF) airbase at Machrihanish on Kintyre Peninsula has been sold for a pound.

`UK military personnel abused by their own people`

Last Updated: Sunday, May 13, 2012, 17:51

As per a survey of 9,000 serving military personnel, 21 percent said they suffered insults from a shouting public, when in uniform.