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  1. News - World - BRITAIN

    UN agency warns Britain over African children kidnapped for voodoo rituals

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

    ... as part of witchcraft rituals. The case of eight-year-old Victoria Climbie- born in Ivory Coast- brought the issue into the public eye in 2000 when she was killed by relatives who said she ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    Gurkhas ‘cheated’ by British government on pay and pensions, lawmakers told

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 09:06pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Victoria Cross holder says his Nepalese comrades have been treated like 'third-class soldiers' by the British government on pay and pensions Gurkhas 'cheated and stabbed in the back' The only surviving Gurkha to hold the Victoria Cross- Britain's highest military honour- told lawmakers he was "shocked" when he ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Rebekah Brooks and Andy Coulson erected 'Chinese wall' around their personal lives after David Beckham story clash

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:16pm by The Guardian in London

    ... it I might have had dinner with Victoria [Beckham] where she mentioned it. “He might say on the Thursday I’ve got a good Beckham story this weekend and I might say, ‘Ummm, sorry we’re running ...

  4. News - World - BRITAIN

    Britain’s Prince George to get low-key christening

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 02:54pm by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... while being chased by paparazzi. George will be christened in a replica of the lace and satin christening gown made for Queen Victoria’s eldest daughter, Victoria, the Princess Royal, in 1841. ... later George V, grandfather, the future Edward VII, and great grandmother, Queen Victoria. The christening is an essential ceremony for the young prince, as all British monarchs must be full ...

  5. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Mayfair office market squeeze spawns new central London hot spots

    Posted Sep 25th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... expensive neighbourhoods. Many are now settling for less prestigious city centre addresses, creating new hot spots in the office market. Buildings are sprouting up in once rundown Victoria ... James's Square to profit from a squeeze caused by conversions of offices into luxury homes. Land Securities Group is investing £2 billion (HK$24.8 billion) in Victoria. The construction push comes ...

  6. Property - International - BRITAIN

    Britons grab chance to buy off-plan as bid to boost housing market pays off

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Victoria Street, a central London development of 54 apartments priced from £ 695,000 (HK$8.43 million) which it unveiled at the Landmark Mandarin Oriental Hotel on September 7. But it may start ...

  7. News - World - BRITAIN

    Princely welcome for royal baby in London

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... a rare pile-up in the annals of British royalty. The last time the country experienced such an heir supply was during Queen Victoria's reign more than 100 years ago. Exactly when the oldest ...

  8. News - World - BRITAIN

    Media frenzy as Britain's Duchess of Cambridge goes into labour

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 02:52pm by Reuters

    ... The name may not be announced immediately- it took more than a week for an announcement of William’s name. Bookmakers have a girl as the favourite with preferred names Alexandra, Victoria ...

  9. News - World - BRITAIN

    Ex-abattoir worker jailed for life over murder of 5-year-old

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... sentenced Bridger at the end of a trial lasting more than a month. "There is no doubt in my mind that you are a paedophile who has for some time harboured sexual and morbid fantasies about ...

  10. News - World - BRITAIN

    British queen attends first cabinet meeting

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 06:38pm by AFP

    ... meetings but the last one to exercise their right to attend was queen Victoria, Queen Elizabeth’s great-great grandmother, who died in 1901. Cabinet meetings usually last around an hour and a half ...




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