Leave EU or you'll pay MORE because of
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Express.co.ukLeave EU or you'll pay MORE because of Brexit! Ireland told it will benefit from IREXITExpress.co.uk"It joined along with Britain in 1973 for the same reasons: the UK was its most important single trading partner, and Dublin did not want the North-South border within Ireland to become the land frontier of an aspiring continental supranational federation.and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 11:02 pm
Brexit Rebuff in Berlin Shows Europeans
BloombergBrexit Rebuff in Berlin Shows Europeans Unfazed by U.K. ElectionBloombergThe U.K. has made little headway in Germany with efforts to push Britain's case for a beneficial Brexit deal after Chancellor Angela Merkel's government refused to enter into informal contacts, according to officials on both sides with knowledge of the ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 8:15 pm
U.K. Emergency Services at Risk of
BloombergU.K. Emergency Services at Risk of `Catastrophic' Comms FailureBloombergThe ability of U.K. emergency services to communicate during a terrorist attack or other disaster faces a “potentially catastrophic” blow unless ministers reach a deal with Motorola and Vodafone to ensure continuity of their existing service, a panel ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:02 pm
UK's online shoppers top global spending
BBC NewsUK's online shoppers top global spending surveyBBC NewsOnline shoppers in the UK spend more per household than consumers in any other country, a report says, amid a shift from stores to the internet. UK households spent the equivalent of $5,900 (£4,611) using payment cards online in 2015, the UK Cards ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 4:08 pm
Titanic survivor's fur coat up for auction
Fox NewsTitanic survivor's fur coat up for auction in the UKFox NewsA fur coat worn by a Titanic survivor is up for auction in the U.K. on Saturday. The coat belonged to Mabel Bennett, a first class stewardess on the doomed ship. Titanic struck an iceberg at 11:40 p.m. ship's time on April 14 1912 and sank just over ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 2:02 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