Queen thanks veterans as Red Arrows are set to perform flypast on ‘virtual’ Armed Forces Day 

Queen thanks veterans and service personnel as Red Arrows are set to perform flypast on ‘virtual’ Armed Forces Day Queen and Prime Minister saluted servicemen and women on Armed Forces Day The Red Arrows performed flypast in North Yorkshire for muted celebrations  First-ever virtual event will feature military bands performances on social media By William Cole … Read more Queen thanks veterans as Red Arrows are set to perform flypast on ‘virtual’ Armed Forces Day 

Police forces up and down Britain crack down on lockdown parties and illegal raves

Police forces across Britain are cracking down on lockdown parties and illegal raves after violence erupted in London this week. A massive block party in West Kilburn took place yesterday afternoon as riot police battled hundreds of revellers with shields and truncheons. It followed raves Brixton and Notting Hill which both turned violent and led … Read more Police forces up and down Britain crack down on lockdown parties and illegal raves

The Queen marks Armed Forces Day

The Queen reveals she ‘knows too well from family members the pride the military take in their duty’ as she thanks the army for their services in a letter to mark Armed Forces Day The Queen has thanked the army for their services ‘both at home and overseas’ Monarch marked Armed Forces Day, which takes … Read more The Queen marks Armed Forces Day

Pakistan PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces

Pakistan’s PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces The Prime Minister, 67, made the comment during a parliamentary session  Former Al-Qaeda leader bin Laden was shot dead by the US Navy SEALS in 2011 Martyrs are greatly respected in Islam, and Kahn’s comment sparked backlash  Pakistan … Read more Pakistan PM Imran Khan sparks fury after saying Osama bin Laden was ‘martyred’ by US special forces

China brings in its big guns after troops fought to the death with rocks against Indian forces

China today broadcast live-fire military drills on the Tibetan plateau as India warned of a ‘befitting reply’ after 20 of its soldiers were killed in bloody hand-to-hand combat at the disputed Himalayan border. Communist state TV showed footage of artillery and tanks blowing apart the desert landscape as 7,000 infantry simulated assaults against fortified positions … Read more China brings in its big guns after troops fought to the death with rocks against Indian forces