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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

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

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

    ... the next national election in May 2015. Net immigration has added about two million people to Britain's population over the past 10 years- roughly half of total growth. The UK Independence ...

  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Songbird Estates' results buoy London property market

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:47am by Reuters

    ... "bubble" in London residential property prices, pointing to population projections indicating the city would grow by 1 million people by 2020. Long-term demand suggests... a long-run underpinning ...

  3. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Lloyds banker bearish on London's luxury property market

    Posted Mar 26th 2014, 07:34am by BLOOM

    ... on an unknown population of super-high-net-worth individuals continuing to see London as a safe haven. "The higher the sales price envisaged per square foot, the more uncomfortable I ultimately ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Privately educated British cabinet minister slams concentration of privilege in government

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 03:20pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... are privately educated, according to the Daily Telegraph newspaper, compared to just 6.5 per cent of the British population as a whole. “It doesn’t make me feel personally uncomfortable because I like ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - BRITAIN

    Book review: Acts of Union and Disunion, by Linda Colley

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 09:43am by Nick Walker

    ... to be British, and the complexities of a nation that, in the 21st century, is populated by subjects rather than citizens. ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Hefty tax on sugary drinks would reduce UK obesity

    Posted Nov 01st 2013, 09:36pm by AP

    ... would still be worthwhile in the UK, which has a population of about 63 million and is the fattest country in Western Europe. About one in four Britons is obese. Every possible alternative ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British leaders reluctantly join debate about wearing of full-face veils

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... in France, which has the largest Muslim population in Europe. There, in the name of secularism and public order, and with bipartisan political support, full facial veils were banned in public places ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    London Chinatown becomes 'betting strip' of despair after invasion of bookmakers

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... got 240,000 residents and a million people visit a day. It's one of the busiest, most densely populated areas in the country. "So of course there will be more betting shops ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Ethnic minorities may swing British election's outcome

    Posted Aug 13th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... erosion from Labour," he said. The Tories have introduced eye-catching measures in areas with high immigrant populations - including adverts telling illegal immigrants to go home ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain warns of legal action as warships head for Gibraltar

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 06:09pm by AFP

    ... the border controls which it said were a legal and proportionate step to prevent money laundering and smuggling of tobacco and other products from Gibraltar. The territory, which has a population ...




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