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Albert Roux, Chef Who Brought French Cuisine to London With Le Gavroche, Dies at 85

Albert Roux, Chef Who Brought French Cuisine to London With Le Gavroche, Dies at 85

Albert Roux, Chef Who Brought French Cuisine to London With Le Gavroche, Dies at 85 Albert Roux, Chef Who Brought French Cuisine to London With Le Gavroche, Dies at 85 Albert Roux, the French-born chef whose London restaurant Le Gavroche was the first in Britain to earn three Michelin stars, died on Monday. He was 85. His death was confirmed …

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1895: Wretched Weather Mars Christmas in London

1895: Wretched Weather Mars Christmas in London

1895: Wretched Weather Mars Christmas in London 1895: Wretched Weather Mars Christmas in London Credit…International Herald Tribune [BY THE HERALD’S SPECIAL WIRE.] LONDON, Dec. 26. — At the best, London is a dull and desolate city in which to spend Christmas Day, but yesterday the weather was successful in giving the town a specially wretched appearance. The streets, after the …

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With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile

With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile

With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile With Pandemic Raging, London Homeless Shelter in Hotels for Awhile LONDON — There were a few places Roland Le felt comfortable sleeping in London: the doorway of shops he knew were closed and a wooded area near the city’s canal. Still, Mr. Le, who became homeless after he lost his …

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U.K. Imposes Harsher Lockdown on London, Citing New Version of Virus

U.K. Imposes Harsher Lockdown on London, Citing New Version of Virus

U.K. Imposes Harsher Lockdown on London, Citing New Version of Virus U.K. Imposes Harsher Lockdown on London, Citing New Version of Virus LONDON — Alarmed by what he called a faster-spreading variant of the coronavirus, Prime Minister Boris Johnson abruptly reversed course on Saturday and imposed a wholesale lockdown on London and most of England’s southeast. The decision, which Mr. …

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Days After Reopening, London Theaters Must Shut

Days After Reopening, London Theaters Must Shut

Days After Reopening, London Theaters Must Shut Days After Reopening, London Theaters Must Shut LONDON — On Dec. 5, “Six” — the hit show about the wives of Henry VIII — staged a triumphant comeback when it became the first musical to be staged in London’s West End since the coronavirus pandemic began in March. Now, just nine days later, …

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For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure.

For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure.

For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure. For London, Tighter Coronavirus Rules. For Boris Johnson, More Pressure. Mr. Johnson left it to Mr. Hancock to announce the new restrictions. The prime minister faces another politically difficult decision in coming days on a post-Brexit trade agreement. On Monday, negotiators for Britain and the European Union resumed talks in …

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London A.I. Lab Claims Breakthrough That Could Accelerate Drug Discovery

London A.I. Lab Claims Breakthrough That Could Accelerate Drug Discovery

London A.I. Lab Claims Breakthrough That Could Accelerate Drug Discovery London A.I. Lab Claims Breakthrough That Could Accelerate Drug Discovery Some scientists spend their lives trying to pinpoint the shape of tiny proteins in the human body. Proteins are the microscopic mechanisms that drive the behavior of viruses, bacteria, the human body and all living things. They begin as strings …

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London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds

London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds

London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds London Police to Recruit 40% of Officers From Minority Backgrounds While Prime Minister Boris Johnson has acknowledged that there was “much more that we need to do” to tackle racism, it took him days to address the death of Mr. Floyd or the protests in London, and he accused some …

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The ATP Finals Say Goodbye to London

The ATP Finals Say Goodbye to London

The ATP Finals Say Goodbye to London The ATP Finals Say Goodbye to London Stefanos Tsitsipas and Stan Smith had never met before they were brought together by the ATP Tour for a virtual interview two weeks ago. All Tsitsipas, 22, knew was that Smith, 73, a former Wimbledon and United States Open champion and a world No. 1, was …

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Dystopian Sound Show, Fresh From London, Heads to North America

Dystopian Sound Show, Fresh From London, Heads to North America

Dystopian Sound Show, Fresh From London, Heads to North America Dystopian Sound Show, Fresh From London, Heads to North America A British theater found a hit during the pandemic with “Blindness,” a sound installation in which masked and socially distanced audience members spend 75 minutes listening to Juliet Stevenson perform an adaptation of José Saramago’s dystopian novel about a society …

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