Friday, June 24News For London

Politics

Fall of the Soviet Union and the Russia-Ukraine crisis

Fall of the Soviet Union and the Russia-Ukraine crisis

These recent skirmishes have become like a game of chess between Russia and the West backed Ukraine, This board shows the king is advanced from both sides, but when viewed from th...
What the 1922 Committee is and how to replace a prime minister

What the 1922 Committee is and how to replace a prime minister

Why is Prime Minister Boris Johnson to blame for the violence towards Keir Starmer?

Why is Prime Minister Boris Johnson to blame for the violence towards Keir Starmer?

The Russia-Ukraine crisis: Explained

The Russia-Ukraine crisis: Explained

Legalisation and better mental health services can reduce drug-related crimes

Legalisation and better mental health services can reduce drug-related crimes

Air pollution hitting deprived and POC communities hardest

Air pollution hitting deprived and POC communities hardest

Culture

Conversion therapy – What is it?

Conversion therapy – What is it?

Pride Timeline: History and Relevance

Pride Timeline: History and Relevance

What is Wordle and why is it popular all of a sudden?

What is Wordle and why is it popular all of a sudden?

Do you know the significance of mascot of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics?

Do you know the significance of mascot of 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics?

Countdown from 24: Solar terms in  Beijing Winter Olympics

Countdown from 24: Solar terms in Beijing Winter Olympics

Jimmy Carr’s Holocaust Joke Explained

Jimmy Carr’s Holocaust Joke Explained

Is your makeup bag cruelty-free?

Is your makeup bag cruelty-free?

‘Up the meat-eaters’: are Londoners willing to give up meat?

‘Up the meat-eaters’: are Londoners willing to give up meat?

Explainers

Conversion therapy – What is it?

Conversion therapy – What is it?

In 2018 the British government pledged to ban conversion therapy across the nat...
Who was the first king of England and how was he chosen?

Who was the first king of England and how was he chosen?

Athelstan, detail of a manuscript illumination, 10th century; in the collection...
Winter Olympics, 2022: Through The Lens of Politics

Winter Olympics, 2022: Through The Lens of Politics

China’s capital city, Beijing is the first to hold a record of hosting both Sum

Art

Benin Bronzes; what are they, and how did one end up in Scotland?

Benin Bronzes; what are they, and how did one end up in Scotland?

Photo credit: Mike Peel The University of Aberdeen recen...
What is bearbrick

What is bearbrick

The ‘Locked’ Actors in the lockdown cities

The ‘Locked’ Actors in the lockdown cities

Social media: Millennial’s path to success

Social media: Millennial’s path to success

Genderless fashion goes mainstream

Genderless fashion goes mainstream

Fashion

Luxury brands going fur-free – A Timeline

Luxury brands going fur-free – A Timeline

Dolce and Gabbana and Moncler are amongst the latest luxury...
How Fast Fashion is impacting Chile’s Atacama Desert

How Fast Fashion is impacting Chile’s Atacama Desert

Is your makeup bag cruelty-free?

Is your makeup bag cruelty-free?

Social media: Millennial’s path to success

Social media: Millennial’s path to success

Shoppers hit Oxford Street as lockdown lifts

Shoppers hit Oxford Street as lockdown lifts

Food

Calorie labelling on menus introduced in UK cafes, restaurants, and takeaways

Calorie labelling on menus introduced in UK cafes, restaurants, and takeaways

The UK government implemented on 6 April 2022 a new legisla...
Yee sang: The prosperity salad for a better new year

Yee sang: The prosperity salad for a better new year

Father Christmas, more like Mother Christmas: Is it womens’ job to create the magic of the holidays?

Father Christmas, more like Mother Christmas: Is it womens’ job to create the magic of the holidays?

‘Substantial meal’: substantial enough for pubs to survive?

‘Substantial meal’: substantial enough for pubs to survive?

Retail workers feel supported as more UK employers pay real living wage

Retail workers feel supported as more UK employers pay real living wage

Music

Travis Scott’s Astroworld ignites discussion about festival safety

Travis Scott’s Astroworld ignites discussion about festival safety

Image by Iñaki Espejo-Saavedra via Flickr Rapper Travis Scott is being sued after a crowd surge occurred on the firs
Harry Styles shows gender free fashion on Vogue

Harry Styles shows gender free fashion on Vogue

Harry Styles is the first male in 127 years to be on the cover of US Vogue. He also became the first to appear solo and...
Buskers banned from top London hotspots

Buskers banned from top London hotspots

After London Lockdown, buskers were forced to change their professional life. But the effect is not satisfactory. Ag...
How are musicians making ends meet during the pandemic?

How are musicians making ends meet during the pandemic?

(Photo: Ellie East) Many people within the creative industry have been affected by financial hardship due to the Cor...