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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    Ex-Cameron aide Andy Coulson gets 18 months’ jail for phone hacking

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 05:44pm by AFP

    ... suspended sentences. Murdoch shut the tabloid in disgrace in 2011 after it emerged it had become what prosecutors called a "criminal enterprise" that hacked the voicemails of royals, ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Bosses' group, the CBI, forced to withdraw its opposition to Scottish independence

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 07:03am by AFP

    ... represented by the CBI and some- including Scottish government agencies VisitScotland and Scottish Enterprise and broadcaster STV- withdrew from the organisation. CBI director-general John Cridland ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    The life and times of Margaret Thatcher

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 09:25pm by AFP

    ... Army bombs Thatcher’s hotel at Conservative annual conference in Brighton, southern England; she escapes injury but five others are killed. November 20, 1984: State-owned British Telecom ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Possible Chinese role in nuclear project raises alarm in Britain

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... with China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and China Guangdong Nuclear Power Corporation (CGNPC). These are the rival state-owned companies that have already teamed up with two ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain’s Cameron to cast national election as battle over free markets

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:09pm by Reuters in Manchester

    ... Britain’s economic recovery at the heart of his bid for re-election. He will champion private enterprise as the way to improve living standards and accuse the opposition Labour party of planning ... for the wealthy while failing ordinary voters who are grappling with prices rising faster than wages. “Profit, wealth creation, tax cuts, enterprise: these are not dirty, elitist words - they’re ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Housing market recovery causes Bank of England to shift stimulus efforts

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 05:33am by Reuters

    ... more willing to take a punt on the housing market than on small and medium-sized enterprises," said Carl Astorri, an economist with the EY Item Club, an economic forecaster. "The ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Australian Boat Race protester Trenton Oldfield told to leave Britain

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... from her for fear she would be prosecuted as part of a joint enterprise. "We didn't think they would seek to effectively deport him," Naik said. "We were told ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    UK far-right groups plan largest rallies in 30 years

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... a recent convert to Islam who stabbed a French soldier last weekend with "attempted murder linked to a terrorist enterprise". The 22-year-old suspect, Alexandre D., appeared in court ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Police probe 'unexplained' death of Russian oligarch Boris Berezovsky

    Posted Mar 24th 2013, 09:53am by AFP

    ... Berezovsky's career traced the arc of Russian society from the dawn of free enterprise in the Soviet Union's dying days to the oligarch-dominated 1990s, followed by the return of state control in the new millenium. When perestroika reforms in the late 1980s brought a modest tolerance for free enterprise, Berezovsky leapt at the opportunity, becoming a car dealer for state auto giant ...



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