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  1. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Lenders reject builders as land values rise sharply in London

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:02am by Bloomberg

    ... are a bit toppy," said Randeesh Sandhu, the chief executive of lender Urban Exposure Group. "Usually, the only way a developer can get the deal to work is to go back to the landowner ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Street artist Banksy slams ‘disgusting’ exhibition of own urban art murals

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 08:51pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Banksy off the wall The reclusive British street artist Banksy has disassociated himself from a "disgusting" exhibition of his urban art murals that have been removed from walls and are to be auctioned off in London. Among the seven works said to be included in the sale organised by the Sincura Group are Berlin Door, No Ball Games, Liverpool Rat ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

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

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

    ... Agence France-Presse in Aberdeen Scottish first minister challenges British PM to debate over industry's future after referendum Salmond clashes with Cameron over North Sea oil cash ... for the North Sea oil and gas sector. The fate of North Sea revenues is a major issue ahead of the September 18 referendum on whether Scotland should go it alone and end its 307-year-old political union ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    British police arrest two men over North Sea ferry fire

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 08:15pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London British police said on Sunday they had arrested two men after a suspected arson attack on a ferry in the North Sea carrying more than 1,000 people from Newcastle in England to Amsterdam. Police said the incident occurred late on Saturday night on board the MS King Seaways, a ship operated by Denmark’s DFDS Seaways, after a passenger set fire to a cabin ...

  5. News - World - BRITAIN

    George Osborne buys round of whisky for restive Scots with tax freeze

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 09:24pm by AFP

    ... would rise in line with inflation. Scots are due to vote on September 18 on whether to end the nation's more than 300-year-old union with England. Along with North Sea oil and gas, ... that receipts from North Sea oil were due to drop by £3 billion (HK$38.5 billion) in coming years. "This is a reminder of how precarious the budget of an independent Scotland would be," he ...

  6. News - World - BRITAIN

    London’s skyline to be transformed by building of up to 250 skyscrapers

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 09:18pm by GDN

    ... to build high, he says. The situation is further compounded by increasing demand for housing in London from east Asia, where tall buildings have long been part of the urban landscape. Edward ... in any discussion of London's skyline is whether a building makes a positive contribution to London's urban realm, protecting the things we value about our city while helping us meet ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Severe flooding cuts off rail links to south west England

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 08:33pm by Reuters

    ... flooding. Watch: Water overwhelms London suburbs Prime Minister David Cameron announced extra funding for flood defence repairs earlier this week after high tides and stormy seas destroyed a large section of sea wall at Dawlish in Devon, washing a stretch of railway into the sea. Further flooding and landslips have now cut off all rail links to Devon and Cornwall. “There are no routes ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    UK lets Scotland borrow money to woo voters before independence poll

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

    ... after independence, as it expects to inherit most of Britain's North Sea oil and gas. ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    British empire staff burned sensitive files before new nations' birth

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 10:49pm by GDN

    ... bias". Evidence of the purge had to be erased. Documents "should be reduced to ash and the ashes broken up", while any dumped at sea must be "packed in weighted crates and dumped ... destroyed. Large amounts were transferred to Foreign Office archives. Colonial officials were told that crates sent back to the UK by sea could be entrusted only to "a British ship's master ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    Growing revolt by Tory MPs against British PM David Cameron

    Posted May 22nd 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London British prime minister may face confidence vote amid split over flagship gay marriage policy Growing revolt against Cameron Downing Street will be warned by senior Conservatives that a sea change is under way in the parliamentary party as growing numbers of MPs decide that Prime Minister David Cameron is a liability, amid a revolt over the issue of gay marriage. ...




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