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Man protests outside Chinese embassy in London by 'erotically' eating a banana

Man protests outside Chinese embassy in London by 'erotically' eating a banana According to the Chinese president, Xi Jinping, the country's "cyber-ecology" needs serious rehabilitating.Naturally, people weren't too pleased with the Chinese censors.

18-foot sculpture of man's buttocks makes Turner Prize shortlist

18-foot sculpture of man's buttocks makes Turner Prize shortlist LONDON — The shortlist for the Turner Prize never fails to be provocative, and this year's inclusion of an 18-foot sculpture of male buttocks certainly feels right at home.One of them in December will join the ranks of the likes of Damien Hirst, Grayson Perry and Steve McQueen as a Turner Prize winner.

Large sinkhole swallows car in London

Large sinkhole swallows car in London UPDATE: May 12, 2016, 12:04 p.BST The car apparently belongs to the brother of Abdul Ahmadza who was visiting last night and parked the car on Woodland Terrace.

Turbulence on Malaysia Airlines flight causes several injuries

Dozens of passengers and crew members have been injured on a Kuala Lumpur-bound Malaysia Airlines flight from London which was hit by severe turbulence, according to the airline and several social media posts.The company said there was a "brief moment of severe turbulence" when flight MH1, carrying 378 people on board, flew over the Bay of Bengal.

Vampyr E3 2016 Trailer

The excitement level for Focus Home and Dontnod's horror-themed RPG Vampyr is likely going to increase with the debut of a new trailer as part of the publisher's E3 presence.In it, we get a solid glimpse of a grim, flu-ridden London where we, as the vampiric protagonist, will be hunted as a creature of the night.

Stoical Londoners battle downpours and flooding to vote in the EU referendum

Downpours and thunderstorms greeted British voters in southeast England on the day they cast their votes in the historic referendum on the UK's membership in the European Union.Around 60 homes were flooded in Romford, in east London as a month's rain fell in a few hours during the storms.

Enterprising girl uses Brexit to launch her own wildly successful business

Enterprising girl uses Brexit to launch her own wildly successful business At some undetermined time in the next couple of years, the UK will exit the European Union and nobody really knows exactly what will happen next.Some people, though, have decided to make the most of the situation.

15 thoughts I had while reading 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'

15 thoughts I had while reading 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Rowling's last Harry Potter book came out, but now we finally have a new story in our clutches.Being the hopelessly obsessed Harry Potter fan that I am, I picked up a copy of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child — the script based on the play by Jack Thorne, J.

Night Tube is here and Londoners aren't sure what to make of it

Night Tube is here and Londoners aren't sure what to make of it LONDON — IT'S HERE IT'S HERE IT'S FINALLY HERE!On Friday TFL will launch a 24-hour service of the London Underground, nearly  three years after the plan was first announced in November 2013.

Hellgate: London "London 2038" Multiplayer Mod Pre-Alpha Signups

Hellgate: London "London 2038" Multiplayer Mod Pre-Alpha Signups The team behind the ambitious multiplayer mod for Flagship Studios' original Hellgate: London are from anxious volunteers willing to help them with pre-alpha testing.And if the "pre-alpha" designation didn't send the message home, the disclaimer on the form makes it clear that there are still plenty of bugs to deal with before it'll be ready for full public consumption: Really, really looking forward to this one.

Hellgate: London "London 2038" Gameplay Livestream

Hellgate: London "London 2038" Gameplay Livestream The developers behind London 2038, the ambitious multiplayer mod for Hellgate: London, have streamed themselves playing their work-in-progress on Twitch.While the stream's quality is somewhat below that of professional streamers, both in terms of recording and the somewhat jarring lack of audio commentary, it does showcase just how well the mod is working already to date.

Why Londoners are standing in solidarity with the U.S. at the Women's March

Why Londoners are standing in solidarity with the U.S. at the Women's March The organisers of London's march say that hosting a sister march was "instinctive" because the city has long been a "bastion of liberal values and championing those values across the world".For Americans living in London, the Women's March on London offers an opportunity to protest from afar, and to have a voice when they're away from home.

The most hilariously British signs from London's Women's March

The most hilariously British signs from London's Women's March It just wouldn't be a protest in London without a sign calling Trump a "bellend".It was absolutely essential to point out that the word "trump" actually means "fart" here in the UK.

Stomach-churning GoPro footage shows man climbing London's Tower Bridge

Stomach-churning GoPro footage shows man climbing London's Tower Bridge There's something horribly real about watching a man scale the arches of a gigantic bridge through the eyes of a GoPro.It's like you're there doing it, and — in the case of the video above — "there doing it" is not a place we'd particularly like to be.