Thinking of ‘Bridgerton’ cast or the Kardashians as hot reinforces ‘racial hierarchy’ in the UK, Guardian column argues

Follow RT on Considering stars of TV show Bridgerton or the Kardashians to be attractive and wanting mixed-race people to be sterilized are two sides of the same coin of white supremacy, a mixed-race author is arguing in a column. The fact that African features are not only accepted but sought-after in modern British society […]

‘Solemn tone’ & ‘high public interest’: Amid mountain of complaints, BBC EXPLAINS its non-stop Prince Philip coverage to the world

Follow RT on Amid a torrent of complaints at home, the BBC put out a special message to Russia, China and Iran, saying that its ‘round the clock coverage of Prince Philip’s death was completely normal, and actually in the public interest. When the Duke of Edinburgh passed away at the age of 99 on […]

‘UK is not North Korea yet,’ radio host says, after being burned for asking about Prince Philip’s funeral – but some say IT IS

Follow RT on Radio host Julia Hartley-Brewer stirred Twitter anger by asking if the royal family would be exempted from Covid-19 rules to lay the late Prince Philip to rest. Some feel the UK’s reaction to the death gives off Pyongyang vibes. The passing of the longtime husband and consort to the Queen has stirred […]

Belfast protests: Burning car rams into police line as nightly rioting continues (VIDEO)

Follow RT on Police officers equipped with riot gear were pelted with stones, petrol bombs and fireworks during the latest night of protests in Northern Ireland on Friday. Water cannons were deployed against demonstrators in response. The disturbance in Belfast has entered its second week despite calls for peace and unity coming from political and […]

‘Ridiculously over the top’: BBC creates special complaint form as viewers decry ‘too much coverage’ of Prince Philip’s death

Follow RT on The BBC has been inundated with a wave of complaints over its marathon coverage of the death of Prince Philip, even setting up a special page for viewers to voice their gripes about the outlet’s “excessive” reporting. With the Duke of Edinburgh passing at the age of 99 on Friday, the British […]

N. Ireland’s Loyalist Communities Council says none of their groups involved in recent violence, as further 19 officers injured

Follow RT on A council of unionist groups have said that its members were not involved in the recent violence sweeping across Northern Ireland and reiterated their support for a peaceful solution to Belfast’s post-Brexit arrangement. In a statement released at noon local time on Friday, the Loyalist Communities Council, which represents the views of […]

16,000 fake review accounts shut down by Facebook after UK competition watchdog intervenes

Follow RT on Facebook has removed 16,000 accounts linked to Facebook groups and Instagram profiles, after the UK’s Competitions and Markets Authority (CMA) intervened, holding the company to a pledge to take action against fraudulent activity. Announcing the situation on Friday, the CMA declared that the accounts linked to groups behind “fake and misleading reviews” […]

Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth, dies at 99

Follow RT on Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh and husband of reigning British monarch Queen Elizabeth II, has died at the age of 99. Buckingham Palace confirmed his death on April 9. “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The […]

Crowds of youths pelt N. Irish police with stones on Belfast’s nationalist Springfield Road (VIDEOS)

Follow RT on A week of violence has continued in Northern Ireland, as gangs of youths clashed again with police in Belfast. A line of heavily armored riot officers was pelted with stones, and responded with water cannon. Video footage shot on Thursday evening shows gangs of youths facing off against a line of Police […]

Millionaire and one of UK’s richest men, Sir Richard Sutton, stabbed to death at country mansion

Follow RT on A murder inquiry has been launched after one of the UK’s richest men has been stabbed to death at his mansion in southwest England, while a woman reported to be his wife has been left in critical condition. Sir Richard Sutton, an 83-year-old hotelier worth hundreds of millions of pounds, was attacked […]

‘Dialogue, not violence’: N. Ireland Secretary calls for calm before Belfast visit after 6th night of violence

Follow RT on The sixth consecutive night of violence in Northern Ireland, in which a bus was hijacked and burnt to the ground, has been condemned by the UK government’s Northern Ireland Secretary ahead of his visit to Belfast on Thursday. “All communities in Northern Ireland must work together to resolve the tensions that we […]

Vaccination drive contributed to 60% drop in Covid-19 infection rates in England, study shows

Follow RT on The UK’s Covid-19 vaccine rollout has started to have a positive impact on public health, a newly released study has found. Virus infection rates have dropped sharply among the elderly, the most-vaccinated population cohort. The new REACT study, run by scientists at Imperial College London, was published on Thursday. The research, based […]