Michael Gambon to play Winston Churchill in ITV drama
Michael Gambon to play Winston Churchill in ITV drama

Acclaimed actor Michael Gambon is set to play Winston Churchill in a new ITV drama about his final years in office opposite Lindsay Duncan as his wife Clementine.

Historic Gandhi statue unveiled at Britain's Parliament Square
Historic Gandhi statue unveiled at Britain's Parliament Square

A historic bronze statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled today at the Parliament Square here in a rare honour bestowed by the government in Britain whose colonial regime he had overthrown by his non-violent campaign.

'The Theory of Everything' writer set to make Winston Churchill biopic
'The Theory of Everything' writer set to make Winston Churchill biopic

The team of ' The Theory of Everything' including writer-producer, Anthony McCarten , producer Lisa Bruce have teamed up with Working Title partners Eric Fellner and Tim Bevan to make Winston Churchill biopic, it has been revealed.

Anthony McCarten to make Winston Churchill biopic
Anthony McCarten to make Winston Churchill biopic

After 'The Theory Of Everything' garnered five Oscar nomination, writer-producer Anthony McCarten is set to make a biopic on former British prime minister Winston Churchill.

Britain commemorates 50th anniversary of Winston Churchill's death

 A series of remembrance events marking the 50th anniversary of Britain`s wartime Prime Minister Winston Churchill`s state funeral are being held Friday across the country.

Winston Churchill still looms large over Britain of 2015

Fifty years after Winston Churchill`s death, the wartime prime minister remains a touchstone of British political life -- and a reminder of a faded age of global influence.

Gandhi statue at British Parliament will cement India ties: David Cameron

Justifying the decision to install a Mahatma Gandhi statue at the Parliament Square here, Prime Minister David Cameron has said the initiative would lead to Britain cementing its historical connection with India.

Britain posts 41 million wills, including Princess Diana's

Some 41 million British wills dating back to 1858, including those of Winston Churchill and Princess Diana, were made available in an online database on Saturday.

Prince Harry compares baby George to Churchill

Britain`s Prince Harry has compared baby Prince George to a young Winston Churchill.

Winston Churchill`s last surviving child dies aged 91

Lady Mary Soames, the last surviving child of Britain`s World War II prime minister Winston Churchill, has died at the age of 91, her family announced.

Kevin Spacey set to play Winston Churchill in new biopic

Kevin Spacey is set to play former British prime minister Winston Churchill in a new biopic, which will tell the story of how Churchill defended Britain against Hitler.

UK holds cyber war game in Churchill`s WW2 bunker

Bent over computers in World War II-era bunker beneath London`s streets, dozens of young computer experts are racing to understand why Britain`s banking network suddenly seems to have gone off line.

`Churchill wanted to gas Indian tribes during colonial rule`

Winston Churchill wanted chemical weapons to be used against "troublesome" tribes in north India during British colonial rule to suppress them, a noted historian has claimed citing an official memo.

Thatcher more popular than Winston Churchill: UK poll

Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher is Britain`s most popular prime minister since the Second World War, unexpectedly eclipsing even Winston Churchill, according to a poll.

`We`ll never see the like of Margaret Thatcher again`

"We`ll never see the like of her again," said a friend of Britain`s former prime minister Margaret Thatcher who died Monday.

UK man jailed over forged Churchill signatures

A British antiques dealer has been jailed for 10 months for forging the signatures of Winston Churchill and other famous figures in books he sold as collector items.

How Asquith’s daughter `jumped off cliff` after being ditched by Churchill

The news of the sudden disappearance of former UK prime minister Herbert Asquith’s daughter was perhaps the most shocking event of 1908’s Edwardian summer.

`Britain favoured execution over Nuremberg trials for Nazis`

Winston Churchill made the proposal at a conference in 1945, but was overruled by Franklin D Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin.

Winston Churchill’s 1954 Land Rover fetches £129k at auction

A Land Rover built for Winston Churchill on his 80th birthday has been sold at an auction in Cambridgeshire for 129,000 pounds - more than twice its estimated price.

`OMG` was first used 100 years ago in a letter to

It has emerged that the British admiral John Arbuthnot Fisher first penned the acronym in a letter to Churchill.