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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    British probe launched into heartless internet insults over Hillsborough disaster

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 01:32am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Probe after heartless jibes over soccer stadium disaster are traced to government computers Families' outrage at Hillsborough internet insults The British government was yesterday investigating claims that official computers were used to post inflammatory comments about the Hillsborough stadium disaster on Wikipedia. Anonymous alterations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1497347/british-probe-launched-heartless-internet-insults-over-hillsborough
  2. 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1555523/british-police-swoop-660-child-sex-suspects
  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Child sex abuse conspiracy claims rattle Britain’s political elite

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:33am

    ... claims of a paedophile ring involving senior politicians. His government announced a review of how officials, police and prosecutors handled accusations made against public figures in the 1980s, ... transparency”. She ordered a fresh review of how the Home Office handled allegations made involving senior public figures, to be led by the head of Britain’s most prominent children’s charity, NSPCC ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1549316/britain-sets-probes-allegations-politicians-sexually-abused-children
  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Jimmy Savile sexually abused patients and dead bodies, say investigators

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:15am by AFP

    ... mortuary, and bragged about having jewellery he had had made from glass eyes taken from the deceased. Investigators said although they could not confirm the claims "it is evident his interest ... to prey on patients and staff. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt apologised to victims on behalf of the government for failing to protect them from a man once held up as an "eccentric national ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1541348/jimmy-savile-sexually-abused-patients-and-dead-bodies-say-investigators
  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London's Soho is gentrified as seediness is swept away

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:30am by Bloomberg

    ... premises in all and made 31 arrests in an operation targeting a stolen-goods ring, they said in a December statement. The police later sought "to close the addresses linked to serious crimes ... for gay nightlife, started out very differently. It was made a royal park in 1536 by King Henry VIII and its name derives from a hunting cry. Developed as homes for the aristocracy in the 17th ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1539692/londons-soho-gentrified-seediness-swept-away
  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    UN agency warns Britain over African children kidnapped for voodoo rituals

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 11:20pm by AFP

    ... said child trafficking for rituals was part of a wider problem, with thousands of minors brought into Britain every year for sexual exploitation and labour. The CRC is made of up 18 independent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1537095/un-agency-warns-britain-over-african-children-kidnapped-voodoo-rituals
  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Northern Ireland’s richest man killed in helicopter crash

    Posted Mar 15th 2014, 01:48pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in London An entrepreneur and politician who was Northern Ireland’s richest man was among four people killed when a helicopter crashed in thick fog in eastern England ... The 70-year-old, known as Edward Haughey until he was made a peer in 2004, was founder and chairman of Norbrook, a veterinary pharmaceuticals company. Haughey owned Gillingham Hall, a stately home near ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1449277/northern-irelands-richest-man-killed-helicopter-crash
  8. 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

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Former US secretary of state says it would be a loss for both sides if Scotland votes to separate from the United Kingdom while Britain should remain 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. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1531451/clinton-backs-scotland-stay-uk-part-european-union
  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Lego figures gone from London's campaign against Scottish independence

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 05:45am by Reuters

    ... using figures made from Lego to illustrate the options. The choices, posted on social media site Buzzfeed and an official government website, ranged from taking a holiday outside Scotland, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1527793/lego-figures-gone-londons-campaign-against-scottish-independence
  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Anti-European Union party makes gains in UK local elections after early results

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 04:17pm by Reuters in London

    ... elections Britain’s anti-European Union UK Independence Party (Ukip) has made strong gains in local elections, taking seats from both Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives and the opposition ... to use the European and local elections to trigger a “political earthquake” in Britain. His party made strong gains in traditional Conservative heartlands in places such as Essex in the south ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1518688/anti-european-union-party-makes-gains-uk-local-elections-after-early

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