Spain's UK expats face Brexit citizenship
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Financial TimesSpain's UK expats face Brexit citizenship dilemmaFinancial TimesThe number of Britons taking the Spanish citizenship test (one of several requirements to obtain nationality) has risen dramatically since last June's UK referendum. The exam probes applicants' knowledge of Spanish law, history, politics, culture ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 2:12 am
Jacob Rees-Mogg brands SNP the BRUSSELS
Express.co.ukJacob Rees-Mogg brands SNP the BRUSSELS nationalist party in brutal Question Time takedownExpress.co.ukIt comes after Rees-Mogg defended the Government's U-turn on the bungled National Insurance hike as he said it was a “mature and sensible approach”. Philip Hammond came under fire after he last week announced in his Budget a rise in the National ...and more »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 1:52 am
UK's May scotches bid for new independence
CNBCUK's May scotches bid for new independence referendum before BrexitCNBCU.K. prime minister Theresa May has rejected a call from Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon to hold a fresh independence referendum before the Brexit process is complete. "Just now we should be putting all our energies into ensuring that we get ...May to Pledge Ever Closer UK Union in Rebuke to SturgeonBloombergScotland could abandon currency union with UK, says Alex SalmondFinancial TimesScottish independence: May has sealed fate of UK, says SturgeonThe GuardianSpectator.co.uk (blog) -BBC News -The Independentall 282 news articles »
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:46 am
Downplaying Brexit to overseas investors
Downplaying Brexit to overseas investors won't help UK housing crisisThe Guardian... boom would last forever. This year, mercifully, I'm in England not France, but those on the ground say they're battling to make the case for the UK, with cities, local authorities and housing associations trying to convince people to invest in post ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:31 pm
Liam Payne Goes Shirtless for UK Magazine
BillboardLiam Payne Goes Shirtless for UK Magazine CoverBillboardLiam Payne is looking fit topless on the cover of U.K. lifestyle magazine Rollacoaster. The new issue features the One Direction member striking a ready-to-fight martial arts pose with the caption "No Payne, No Gain." The new issue hits newsstands on ...and more »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 6:43 pm
UK, Germany 'have led Europe's
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The European recovery has been led by the U.K. and Germany after a "dire" few years, top British businessman Martin Sorrell told CNBC Monday.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 6:09 am
U.K. Dodges Deflation for a Second Month as
Weak price growth means there’s little pressure on the Bank of England to raise its key interest rate from a record-low 0.5 percent, where it’s been for more than six years. Governor Mark Carney has said any period of falling prices will be temporary and an expected pickup in inflation at the end of the year means the next move in interest rates is likely to be an increase. This “was the trough ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:14 am
London Markets: FTSE 100 wavers as
U.K. stocks seesaws after downgrades for some companies, while miners edge higher and the pound recovers from a fall after U.K. inflation comes in flat.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:11 am
BOE to Reprice Banks' Trading Books in
The U.K. stress test reveals the Bank of England’s growing concern about lenders being stuck with losing trades when markets get choppy. The Oct. 15 gyration, when Treasury yields fluctuated by almost 0.4 percentage point, was an “an event that is supposed to happen only once in every 3 billion years or so,” and would have had serious consequences in a stressed environment, Dimon wrote in a ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:06 am
UK election: Battle for center ground heats
The U.K.'s two main political parties are stepping on each other's toes, as the most closely-fought election for decades continues to move markets.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:06 pm
Jess Glynne dominates UK charts with number
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Jess Glynne tops UK album chart, after number one single last week; Rachel Platten's 'Fight Song' is UK number one single. Holly Rubenstein reports. American singer-songwriter Rachel Platten has fought her way to the top of the UK singles chart with 'Fight ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:46 am
Two UK journalists working for VICE detained
A British journalist and cameraman working for Vice News and their fixer have been detained in Turkey while reporting in the main city of the country's predominantly Kurdish southeast, officials have said. Vice News confirmed on Friday that the arrests ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:32 am
U.K. retailer Primark to make leap to U.S.
Fast-fashion mainstays Forever 21, H&M and Zara will soon be facing fresh competition from a retailer famous for $3.50 T-shirts, $10 jeans and $5 ballet flats. Primark — which was founded in Ireland and is owned by a British company — plans to make the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:32 am
Rebekah Brooks returning to News Corp as UK
(Reuters) - Rebekah Brooks will return to Rupert Murdoch-controlled News Corp as chief executive of its UK division, the Financial Times reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Brooks is returning one year after being cleared of all charges ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:31 am
Indians in UK plan grand reception for PM
London: Narendra Modi will visit the UK for the first time as prime minister in November and the Indian community in the country is planning a major reception for him at the iconic Wembley Stadium here. Over 70,000 people are expected to turn out at the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:41 am
Resolved Question: U.K or U.S?
Posted on 20 December 2016 | 4:56 am
Resolved Question: Are most atheists here
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That would explain A LOT. I wasn't aware the church of England force you to give up the $$$.
That would make a lot of militant atheists, lol. This Q was not a slam on the U.K., or the people of the U.K. Every atheist I have met up until this point was pretty decent. But after being in R&S, I noticed A LOT were really angry people. I just realized that the church takes your money....that would make me have a problem too. So peace people! Stop downvoting me...haha.
Posted on 23 March 2016 | 8:51 pm
Resolved Question: Is this true about the
I've read that the U.K. is more dangerous than America, and actually has more violent crime. Also is it true that the U.K. is the most dangerous nation in Europe? I
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 8:30 am
Resolved Question: How is The U.K. Different
Posted on 15 July 2012 | 12:47 am
Resolved Question: 35mm film processing U.K?
Where can 35mm film be processed and printed in the U.K?
Posted on 27 May 2012 | 5:18 am