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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Denied a vote, frustrated expat Scots watch as homeland's fate decided

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... residing in Scotland will have more of a say than them. But he said many others in the rest of Britain also felt "they are having something done to them over which they have no control ...

  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain's housing prices stagnate

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:43am by Reuters

    ... it expected it could control the housing market without having to raise interest rates. Several measures of the housing market have suggested a slowing in the pace of price growth. Knight Frank ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    England hints at more autonomy for Scotland as poll puts pro-independence camp ahead

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 04:30am by Reuters

    ... spending powers, more plans for powers over the welfare state," he said. "They will both avoid the risks of separation but have more control over their own destiny, which is where I think ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Scottish independence vote sparks larger debate on Britain’s future

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 10:16pm by AFP

    ... to control by the capital. "Even if there is a 'No' vote, we are looking at some important constitutional changes in the United Kingdom," said Graham Walker, professor of politics ... authorities control over billions of pounds in spending, setting up decentralisation as a key issue ahead of the May 2015 election. Prime Minister David Cameron promised to transform a "too ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Labour's rent control election pledge may curb new UK investment

    Posted May 21st 2014, 06:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Labour's promise worries pension funds and insurers that have bought up rental homes Rent control poll pledge may curb new investment A pledge to introduce rent controls by Britain's opposition Labour party could dissuade companies from investing in the construction of homes for rent, two big landlords have warned. Labour leader Ed Milliband said last ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britons who travelled Syria plead guilty to preparing terrorist acts

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 04:17am by AP

    ... at Heathrow Airport when they returned in January. Police found photos of the pair with guns on a digital camera, as well as traces of military explosives on their clothing and shoes. In a separate ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Probe uncovers 'hardline' plot to Islamise Birmingham schools

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London 'Hardline' plot to Islamise city's schools revealed A report commissioned by the British government found evidence of a coordinated effort to Islamise state-run schools in the city of Birmingham by taking control of their governing bodies. The investigation into allegations of a hardline Muslim "plot" at state-run schools said ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    British police swoop on 660 child-sex suspects

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 01:45am by AFP

    ... or control" of the suspects, including 127 who were deemed to be at immediate risk of harm. They have now been made safe, the NCA said, without giving further details. All the suspects were arrested ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Live streaming of child sexual abuse online a growing trend, Britain's crime agency says

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 09:06pm by GDN

    ... and new "legal highs" and the criminal exploitation of the legal trade in guns as among the fastest growing organised-crime threats facing Britain over the next one to three years. ... and guns and people trafficking. The agency says almost half of organised-crime groups are involved in some way in the drug trade, with 18 to 23 tonnes of heroin and 30 tonnes of cocaine imported ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Labour pounces on 'thin' legislative programme in Queen's speech

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 04:43am by Reuters

    ... of the measures were relatively minor in scale. She confirmed plans to give people more control over their pension savings, with new measures including the introduction of collective pension schemes ...




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