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London: Capital of the United Kingdom
London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. Standing on the River Thames in the south-east of England, at the head of its 50-mile (80 km) estuary leading to the North Sea, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. Londinium was founded by the Romans. The City of London, London's ancient core − an area of just 1.12 square miles (2.9 km2) and colloquially known as the Square Mile − retains boundaries that closely follow its medieval limits. The City of Westminster is also an Inner London borough holding city status. London is governed by the Mayor of London and the London Assembly.

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Dominic Cummings: I behaved reasonably and legally in travelling to Durham [Video]

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No 10 : Cummings believes he behaved ‘reasonably and legally’ with lockdown trip

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F1 teams agree to cost-cutting measures with budget cap of $145 million for 2021, according to reports [Video]

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Calls for Dominic Cummings to resign after reports he broke lockdown rules [Video]

Calls for Dominic Cummings to resign after reports he broke lockdown rules

Calls have been made for Dominic Cummings to resign from his role as chief adviser to the Prime Minister after reports emerged he broke lockdown rules by travelling 260 miles from his London home. In a..

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Mental health advice to be distributed to 96,000 London households [Video]

Mental health advice to be distributed to 96,000 London households

Londoners are being advised to stay calm, be kind to themselves and keep in touch with others in a bid to protect their mental health during the Covid-19 outbreak. Across the city, 96,000 households..

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Vande Bharat Mission: Special flight with 149 Indians from London arrive at Jaipur airport [Video]

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149 Indian Nationals from London arrived at Jaipur airport on May 22 under Vande Bharat Mission. Security was deployed outside airport to ensure norms. Mission's second phase was initiated by..

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All you need to know from the May 21 coronavirus briefing [Video]

All you need to know from the May 21 coronavirus briefing

The results of the Government’s antibody surveillance study have shown 17% of people in London and 5% of the population in the rest of the country have tested positive for coronavirus antibodies,..

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Burn for normality – the scented candles capturing the scent of a local pub, the festival and the cinema [Video]

Burn for normality – the scented candles capturing the scent of a local pub, the festival and the cinema

London based candlemakers Paul Firmin & Niko Dafkos explain their latest project ‘Scents of Normality’ capturing the smell like the places we miss most during lockdown, and comes in three scents,..

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