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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Clinton backs Scotland to stay in UK as part of European Union

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 11:01am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... in the European Union Former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton on Thursday called upon Scotland to stay in the United Kingdom, echoing the comments made last week by her former boss Barack Obama. Speaking on BBC’s Newsnight programme, Clinton said: “I would hate to have you lose Scotland” in the September referendum. “I think Britain brings a perspective and an experience that is very ...

  2. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Property developers in Britain accused of segregating communities with 'poor door' entrances for less well-off tenants

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 06:27am by GDN

    ... In New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio said last week that he intended to ban segregated blocks after it emerged a Manhattan developer planned a separate entrance for a luxury block also containing 55 ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Bill before House of Lords threatens Prince Charles’ Duchy of Cornwall

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 08:45pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Special rights, including tax exemptions and immunity from planning, under threat in a radical bill to be put before the House of Lords Charles in battle to retain ... everything from squatting to planning. A radical bill is to be put before the House of Lords proposing to remove special treatment of the prince and the Duchy of Cornwall, his inherited £800 million ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

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

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

    ... voters powers to petition for their member of parliament to be replaced. Cameron's Conservative Party tweeted that the total number of bills in the speech, 16 when draft and carried-over bills were included, was three more than Labour had included in their final Queen's Speech before the 2010 national election. A spokesman for Cameron denied the government's programme ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Sex charge trials of veteran BBC DJ Dave Lee Travis and actor Bill Roache begin

    Posted Jan 15th 2014, 01:57am by BLOOM

    ... and a 15-year-old girl between 1976 and 1992. In Preston, 81-year-old soap-opera actor Bill Roache will contest unrelated accusations that he raped a 15-year-old in 1967 and two assault charges dating back ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Peaches Geldof mourned at church where she married

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 01:17am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Peaches Geldof mourned at church where she married Celebrities from Britain's television and music worlds attended the funeral yesterday of Peaches Geldof, the 25-year-old daughter of Band Aid founder Bob Geldof whose death two weeks ago remains unexplained. Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman, model Kate Moss and Sarah Ferguson, the ex-wife of Prince Andrew, ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    British government vows conscience vote on assisted-suicide law

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 06:01am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Free vote on assisted-suicide bill The British government would not oppose legislation that would permit assisted suicide, the justice ministry said yesterday as parliament prepared to examine a bill. The governing coalition would not order its parliamentarians to block the proposals and instead they would be given a free vote according ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    British gay marriage bill passes, to receive consent from queen

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 09:57am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London British lawmakers on Tuesday passed a bill legalising same-sex marriage in England and Wales, paving the way for the first gay weddings next year. MPs in the House of Commons decided not to oppose a number of minor amendments to the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill proposed by the House of Lords, the upper parliamentary chamber. The legislation ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    British PM David Cameron ‘proud’ of gay marriage bill but economy now focus

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 09:38pm by AFP

    ... focus would now be on economic matters. The Conservative leader offered an olive branch to party activists opposed to the same-sex marriage bill by promising there would be no more laws on social issues before the next election in 2015. “If you are saying to me, ‘Is this the first of many other issues like that?’, no it isn’t,” Cameron told BBC radio, the day after the bill cleared ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain's House of Lords defeats plans to penalise 'annoying' behaviour

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 03:29pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Britain's upper house of Parliament throws out bill that would make 'annoying' behaviour unlawful British government plans for new laws ... Geoffrey Dear, a former police chief, proposed the injunctions maintain the wording of Asbos. During a debate on the measure contained in the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill, Dear ...




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