The South African President’s visit to Brixton in 1996 epitomised a mixed relationship with his nation's former colonial ruler
Favoured topics are matters of practical morality, dress sense, litter – that sort of thing
It's news because millennia of bigotry cannot simply be eradicated in a few decades
Estimated 4,000 people were in Trafalgar Square to observe the silence
King retired from professional football last summer after a long battle with a knee injury
Hide behind your sofas: the Daleks are among the Time Lord's fearsome foes set to make a return for the 50th anniversary special of Doctor Who.
Non-Muslims used to regard Ramadan with suspicion. As she begins the annual ritual, Arifa Akbar explains how its lessons in empathy and abstinence can benefit us all
Boris Johnson could still reverse his decision not to seek a third term as London mayor, he indicated today - but only if there was strong public support for him to continue.
Supporters of the English Defence League marched through central London today.
German football fans painted London town red – and yellow and black – last night as the capital opened its doors to an estimated 150,000 who travelled to experience the atmosphere of the Champions League final, even if they didn't have tickets.
Positioning a blue cockerel next to Admiral Lord Nelson in London landmark seen as ‘inappropriate’
I arrived back from holiday to find the country divided and inflamed once more
The Metropolitan Police has asked groups planning to demonstrate during or in advance of Margaret Thatcher's funeral to make themselves known to officers so that their "right to protest can be upheld".
Fears of civil disorder in capital as plans are revealed for partially state-funded ceremonial funeral, as MPs gather to pay tribute to Baroness Thatcher
Everyone I spoke to in Brixton had a clear and political reason for being there
As China prepares to welcome in the year of the snake, pictures have been published showing one zoo owner in the Philippines who has an extraordinarily close relationship with the creatures.