Gut eine Woche nach dem Tod der früheren britischen Premierministerin Margaret Thatcher findet in der Londoner St. Paul's Cathedral die Trauerfeier für die umstrittene "eiserne Lady" unter verstärkten Sicherheitsvorkehrungen statt.
Britain's Conservative Party has unveiled a campaign manifesto that it hopes will help it to victory in next month's general election. Among other things, it extends a scheme to help low earners purchase homes.
Margaret Thatcher was famed for needing just four hours sleep a night as compared to the adult average of eight. But for some animals even that would be a waking nightmare. See our list of eight lazy creatures.
A court has convicted the teenage blogger for making offensive comments against Christianity and spreading obscene imagery - a case which spotlighted the limits of free expression in the city-state.
How many seats do the Conservatives and Labour need to avoid a coalition? Why is everyone talking about the Scottish National Party? Can UKIP expect MPs? All this, and more in DW’s numerical tour of the British ballot.