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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    London police stole dead children's identities for undercover work

    Posted Feb 05th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Undercover police stole dead children's identities Britain's largest police force stole the identities of an estimated 80 dead children and issued fake ... the children's parents. An investigation by The Guardian established how over three decades police officers trawled through birth and death records in search of suitable matches. It will only cause ...

  2. News - World - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Amnesty London staff strike over changes

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Human rights watchdog's British operations hit by strikes as staff reject foreign postings and plans for major changes to the way it operates Amnesty faces workers' rebellion The church hall in central London was standing-room only, the atmosphere charged. In a room draped in banners carrying the slogan "Workers' Rights are Human ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW JAKE

    London and Hong Kong set to ignore EU money-laundering rules

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... guardian of the euro, surrendered its independence at the first push. It instead made itself a lender of last resort to irresponsible governments, ran its debt load up to gargantuan levels ...

  4. The Case of the Missing Books

    Posted Apr 09th 2006, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... missing tomes are almost incidental to the slapstick comedy and hilarious cultural misunderstandings that keep the pages turning,' said The Daily Mail. The Guardian was equally amused, ...

  5. Bargain-loving Britain says au revoir to Onion Johnnies

    Posted Dec 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the train,' he says. Channel Tunnel operator Eurostar, testifies The Guardian, is booked solid with French bargain hunters, milking not just the sterling's fall, and the chancellor's 2.5 per ... everything and anything. In France, however, the fixed price rules. Books, an obvious Christmas gift staple, are generally one-third cheaper in London. And even without the sales, noted The Guardian ...

  6. Big, blue fence seals feelings of ill will about Olympic village

    Posted Oct 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... not worth the money. About 44 per cent wanted the GBP9 billion (HK$143 billion) budget spent on schools or hospitals. Last week The Guardian reported on the new 3.7-metre plywood fence, which sprung ... and safety, he said. 'Major demolition work is accelerating fast, as well as work to clean up contaminated land.' The Guardian's story was another example of the ill wind of cynicism ...

  7. Victorian-era debut delights as edge-of-your-seat thriller

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... guardian? Knowing that the three women will return for him, Chrimes tells Josie that she has a twin brother who was adopted by a London undertaker at the same time as he adopted her. Josie sets off ...

  8. London VIP photo opportunity

    Posted Aug 07th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... for the Guardian newspaper,' Mr Siu said. 'I learned a lot from him. I was free to take any kind of photo I wanted. People in Britain are not as camera shy as Hong Kong people, ...

  9. After six months, little has changed under Mayor Boris

    Posted Nov 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim Bryan London In May, it felt as if the world had ended for liberal London: Boris Johnson, seen by the left as a gaffe-prone, posh old Etonian buffoon, won the mayoral election. Celebrity right-on types wrote in The Guardian that his victory would herald 'the ultimate triumph for the Kensington and Chelsea gulag'. London would become divided, with life ...

  10. Taking the plunge

    Posted May 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the ponds' guardians, the Corporation of London, the City of London authority which also supervises many parks, forests and open spaces throughout the capital, said it could no longer afford to pay ...




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