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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Salmond clashes with Cameron over North Sea oil cash ahead of Scotland referendum

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 11:23pm by AFP

    ... voters of the economic case to stay in the union. Salmond, who wants to create a sovereign wealth fund from oil receipts in the way that Norway has, insisted control of North Sea resources would ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Buckingham Palace guard pointed his rifle at 'intruder' at the gates

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:45am by AFP

    ... a drainpipe, spent 10 minutes talking to the sovereign before she was able to raise the alarm. ...

  3. Property - International - BRITAIN

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

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

    ... the International Monetary Fund pointed to the risks presented by the country's "surging" house prices. There is concern even in the real estate sector. The Royal Institution of Chartered ...

  4. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Lloyds banker bearish on London's luxury property market

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

    ... Bloomberg in London Lloyds executive says top-performing British sector due for correction Banker bearish on London's luxury market Lloyds Banking Group plans to avoid funding ... as investors, particularly from overseas, snapped up houses and flats in the capital to shield wealth from political and economic instability. Annual home-price gains in Britain beat increases ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Privately educated British cabinet minister slams concentration of privilege in government

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

    ... on to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. Cameron is regularly accused of being out of touch with voters because of his background and wealth, claims bolstered by the fact that two thirds ... government took office in May 2010, Gove has been pushing through reforms to give more independence to publicly funded schools, which has put him on a collision course with teaching unions. ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    Shetland Islanders’ Viking heritage casts shadow on Scots independence

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

    ... the rush of discovery, Shetland negotiated a generous compensation agreement with eager oil companies, creating an oil fund that has helped give the island chain well-paved roads, plentiful ...

  7. Property - International - BRITAIN

    London home prices at new high on economic recovery, market stimulus

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 05:14am by Bloomberg

    ... and that the additional funding would help support the construction of 120,000 properties. With house prices rising, more than 80 per cent of economists in a Bloomberg survey published on Friday said Osborne ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BRITAIN

    Bailed-out banks' bonuses put pressure on Britain's George Osborne

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 06:22am by GDN

    ... losses totalling more than the £45 billion of rescue funds pumped in by British taxpayers in 2008- have further inflamed the row over City of London pay. Rob MacGregor, of Britain's biggest ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain's Labour Party votes to change relationship with trade unions

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 03:20am by Reuters

    ... are the party's biggest source of funding. The change was proposed last year when Labour tried to limit the damage from a row over outside influence in the party. Britain's biggest union, Unite, ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    UK lets Scotland borrow money to woo voters before independence poll

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 08:38pm by Reuters

    ... if their pro-independence Edinburgh government chose to raise funds without a British government guarantee. "Access to [existing finance] already allows the Scottish government to benefit directly from ...




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