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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Fears over new powers promised for Scotland may not be delivered

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 06:18am by AFP

    ... to the UK, its shared history, culture and traditions. And around 25 per cent said it was the promise of new powers for the devolved Scottish Parliament that would result in "the best of both ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Harry Potter vs James Bond: celebrities take sides in Scottish debate

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 07:19am by AP

    ... able to retain our proud identity whilst being a part of Britain." Sociologist Ellis Cashmore, author of the book Celebrity Culture, said the opinions of celebrities would have a muted ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Scottish independence vote sparks larger debate on Britain’s future

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

    ... For unionists, who have strong cultural links to Scotland, a vote for independence would be "devastating", according to Walker of Queen's University. They fear Scotland leaving would ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Shetland Islanders’ Viking heritage casts shadow on Scots independence

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:09pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Gulberwick Shetland Islanders see ballot as chance to win concessions from London or Edinburgh, given remote territory's share of oil and gas reserves Viking shadow over Scots' independence In the late winter dusk, hundreds o ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    UN’s Rashido Manjoo slams Britain's ‘boys’ club sexist culture’

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 09:54pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London UN investigator blasts 'boys' club sexist culture' A UN investigator has warned that Britain had a "boys' club sexist culture ... on harmful practices, such as forced marriages, but ignored the dangers from "a sexist culture that exists in the country". Manjoo said she had "found levels of sexism that did ...

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    British culture minister Maria Miller forced out for overstating expenses

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

    ... Agence France-Presse in London British culture minister quits over expenses row British Prime Minister David Cameron suffered a blow to his authority yesterday when a scandal-hit minister he had been defending resigned, exposing him to charges of weak leadership and poor judgment. Maria Miller, Britain's minister for culture, stepped down after a backlash against her ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Probe uncovers 'hardline' plot to Islamise Birmingham schools

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

    ... values", arguing that tolerance of many faiths and cultures has gone too far in allowing extremism to flourish. ...

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    Tudor warship Mary Rose sails back to life with lost treasures

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in London New museum houses Henry VIII's vessel and remnants fromits 400-year-old past Tudor warship sails back to life with lost treasures The remains of a Tudor warship that sank more than 400 years ago will go on display with thou ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    St George’s Day a bore, but 450th birthday of Shakespeare a draw for Stratford-upon-Avon

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:30pm by GDN

    ... Heritage, which cares for ancient buildings, is encouraging people to flock to St George events at their properties this weekend- despite a survey revealing that only one in five people had any ... of his old school to lay flowers on his grave. The first celebration of Shakespeare's birthday [he was born in 1564 and died in 1616] was in 1769. It launched the Shakespeare heritage ...

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    German with £2 billion stake in London property has murky record

    Posted May 12th 2014, 09:19pm by GDN

    ... region's tenants association. However, the properties Conle has bought in London are all period buildings, four of them heritage-listed. The listed Liberty department store on Regent Street, which ...




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