History of London

UK's 'Brutalist' architecture is back in vogue

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In the UK relics of a controversial form of architecture known as ‘brutalism’ are being protected from demolition. Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker reports from London. – Subscribe to our channel: – Follow […]

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London People

UK MPs back controversial Brexit bill

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British MPs have given their first approval to a bill that would give ministers power to bypass parliament and create new laws. The government says it is essential …

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Things to do in London

‘Kleptocracy tour’ highlights London money-laundering

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It’s the side of London many prefer to ignore. Anti-corruption campaigners in the British capital have organised a bus tour designed to expose money-laundering by foreigners. Al Jazeera’s Neave Barker has been […]

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London News

London’s underground celebrates 150 years

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It has been 150 years since London opened the world’s first underground rail system. At the time, the tube was an engineering marvel that ran almost 650km. Today, the transport system carries […]

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London News

Cambodia Daily newspaper closes

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Cambodia Daily, one of the biggest selling newspapers in Cambodia, has shut down amid fears of a growing crackdown on press freedom. But the government has denied censoring the newspaper, which it […]

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