LONDON, March 9 (Reuters) - British DJ Route 94 hit the top of Britain's music charts on Sunday as "My Love", his collaboration with singer Jess Glynne, knocked U.S. star Pharrell Williams into second place, the Official Charts Company...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - A U.S. biotech company pioneering tablets containing edible embedded microchips that can tell if patients have taken their medication is to establish its first international manufacturing site in Britain.
Britain's top shares recovered on Monday after steep falls in the previous session. ||| London - Britain's top shares recovered on Monday after steep falls in the previous session, led by Rolls Royce as investors welcomed an acquisition, though weakness in miners on downbeat China data kept market gains in check. Show More Summary
Nick Clegg must have hoped that today's papers would devote themselves to reflecting his love affair with Britain, as set out in his speech to his party's spring conference in York yesterday ("Tea ad the shipping forecast make Britain great, says Clegg" is our take, though Quentin Letts says it's all guff). Instead he's stuck [...]
United Kingdom prime minster David Cameron announced a £45 million commitment in funding for research into the Internet of things.
The author is Christopher Hale and the subtitle is the rather misleading Exposing Britain’s My Lai. The first fifth of this book is in fact the best short early economic history of Malaysia and Singapore I know, even though the focus of the book as a whole is on one colonial event, namely the 1948 […]
Diplomatic efforts to calm the Ukraine crisis inched forward Monday, with Moscow saying it would consider Western proposals for talks on the standoff but insisting Crimea had the right to secede. Britain said Russian President Vladimir...Show More Summary
The piece is here, here is one excerpt: The only case of economic coercion succeeding in a similar case in history was the 1956 Suez crisis. In that case, Britain, France, and Israel withdrew their forces from the Suez Canal following a U.S.-inspired run on the pound sterling. Except that the Suez case is not […]
LONDON (Reuters) - British DJ Route 94 hit the top of Britain's music charts on Sunday as "My Love", his collaboration with singer Jess Glynne, knocked U.S. star Pharrell Williams into second place, the Official Charts Company said.
Nick Clegg’s spring conference speech seems to have been written entirely with Nigel Farage in mind. The Lib Dem leader has decided to go after the Ukip chief, and today’s… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg loves Britain, and fighting Farage appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Since I became the Deputy Prime Minister I have had the privilege of spending a bit of time representing Britain’s interests in other parts of the world. I have visited… Continue reading The post Nick Clegg’s ‘I love Britain’ speech: full text appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Dr Sean Gabb, Director of the Libertarian Alliance, addresses the Traditional Britain Group Seminars on the subject “Civil Liberty”. Attending his every word are Keir Martland, Andrew Linley and John Kersey. There were sixty people in the audience for the … Continue reading ?
Nick Clegg has delivered his speech to the Lib Dems’ Spring Conference in York. You can read the full text below: Since I became the Deputy Prime Minister I have had the privilege of spending a bit of time representing Britain’s interests in other parts of the world. I have visited Latin America and […]
(YouTube link) We’ve posted many articles that highlight the differences between the U.S. and Canada, and we’ve posted even more about the difference between the U.S. and Britain. And we’ve also posted about how cool it is to see the U.S. Show More Summary
Today's Mail on Sunday claims that one of Britain's top judges, Lord Justice Fulford, "actively campaigned" to support the Paedophile Information Exchange (PIE). They claim that he was supportive of the group even when it campaigned for the age of consent to be dropped to four. Show More Summary
The former math teacher is divorcing Britain’s wealthiest female entrepreneur. Former maths teacher Tony Hawken, 57, is splitting from Xiu Li, 51, because he says he is fed up with being wealthy. The couple were catapulted into the world of the super-rich after Li’s idea of building shopping centres in disused Chinese air-raid shelters earned […]
The latest news out of Britain is that the Jaguar XK is no more. Blame it on a hot young thing called the Jaguar F-Type. Read more...
Failing to pay for a Television License, which is effectively a tax to pay for the BBC, will cease to be illegal under plans being considered by ministers. At the moment anyone who watches a TV in Britain but doesn't pay the £145.50 annual charge can be fined £1000 and given a criminal record. Show More Summary
Liberal Democrats today passed the policy motion, Making Migration Work for Britain. This motion replaces previous policy on migration and is based on the following key principles: Security and firm control – To take back control of Britain’s borders, Liberal Democrats would as an urgent priority, ensure entry and exit checks are fully implemented. Growth […]
Destruction old and new.