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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Obama strategist David Axelrod to advise British Labour

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 08:58pm by GDN

    ... the title of senior strategic adviser and the American said Labour's political and economic analysis was similar to the central themes deployed in Obama's successful re-election campaign. Leader Ed Miliband will be focusing squarely on inequality and the disparity between family finances and economic growth. The political guru said that he had signed up "because I have had ...

  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britain must build one million homes to meet shortfall, says new report

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 05:39am by Reuters

    ... by the state." He hoped local authorities would show more flexibility, citing planning reforms in 2012, which placed more onus on local authorities to ensure they have sufficient housing. "This ... political level, there is broad agreement that more housing is needed. Britain's main opposition, the Labour Party, has said it will make sure 200,000 homes are built each year if it wins ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Kim Jong-un 'Bad hair day' ad prompts row between London barber and N Korean envoys

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 01:33am by AFP

    ... as being from the state's mission took pictures of his M&M Hair Academy in Ealing, west London. They then demanded to know his name and ordered him to remove the "disrespectful" ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson barred from US following cocaine admission

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 11:32pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Lawson barred from US Celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, who acknowledged last year that she had occasionally used cocaine, was denied permission to board a flight to the United States over the weekend, the US Embassy said. Embassy spokeswoman Lynne Platt said that Lawson was stopped from traveling on Sunday and had subsequently been invited ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Emirati woman attacked in London hotel burglary has 5pc brain function left

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 06:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Hammer victim brain damaged An Emirati woman attacked in her London hotel in a suspected burglary last weekend lost an eye and has been left with only 5 per cent of her brain function. The woman and her two sisters, all from the United Arab Emirates, were brutally attacked with a hammer in their room at the four-star Cumberland Hotel last Sunday. ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    British PM David Cameron faces Euro poll backlash from expenses storm

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 08:52pm by GDN

    ... Conservatives, including the Education Secretary Michael Gove, acknowledged that public anger with the political class over the expenses issue remained more raw than his party had recognised. Labour also ... in the country to realise her position was untenable?" Cameron accused Miliband of playing party politics and took the risky step of defending parliament's reputation as full of "good ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British culture minister Maria Miller forced out for overstating expenses

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:43pm by AFP

    ... and shames British politics," Michael Heaver, a spokesman for the anti-establishment UK Independence party, wrote on Twitter. "Cameron and top table Tories dangerously out of touch." ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    Geldof family 'beyond pain' after mystery death of Peaches, 25

    Posted Apr 08th 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... Peaches never seemed quite able to resist its allure. Although she had built a stable family unit of her own in recent years, she was long a tabloid-friendly "wild child", her party ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Tony Blair criticised in row over letters sent to fugitive IRA suspects

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 01:29am by AFP

    ... deception, a deception by omission," Robinson said. The DUP draws its support from the Protestant community that wants Northern Ireland to stay in the United Kingdom, as opposed to the Catholic republicans who want to join Ireland. Martin McGuinness, the deputy first minister and a member of Sinn Fein, accused Robinson of whipping up the row for political ends and said the scheme was common ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain’s powerful Daily Mail faces a political storm

    Posted Oct 04th 2013, 09:37pm by AP

    ... conservative bent that bothers them – in Britain, unlike the United States, newspapers are expected to have a strong political stance that comes through in news coverage as well as editorials. But many ... of meddling bureaucrats and stultifying political correctness. To critics it’s a sensationalist, small-minded rag that demonises feminists, foreigners and the poor. I know they say ‘you can’t libel ...




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