A new service promises Londoners they'll never have to spend much time looking for the loo. Westminster city council, which covers London's bustling Oxford Street, the West End and the Houses of Parliament, on Thursday launched ''SatLav'' -- a toilet-finding service for cellphone users.
Employers should allow their workers to befriend, chat and ''poke'' each other through online networking sites while at work, Britain's largest labour federation says. The Trades Union Congress says a ban on sites such as Facebook and MySpace ''may be something of an overreaction''.
A frail Nelson Mandela on Wednesday attended the unveiling of his statue opposite Britain's Parliament in a ceremony recognising him as one of the greatest leaders of his age. Mandela made his way gingerly to the platform for the ceremony, leaning on the arm of his wife, Graca Machel, and waved to an applauding crowd.