British Prime Minister Theresa May will press for the release of a British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Tehran at a meeting with Iranian President Hassan Rohani in New York on September 25, a senior government official told reporters.
Radio Liberty. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 02:44:53 +0000.
One of the men behind the London Bridge terror atrocity posed as a happily married man looking for a Dublin home shortly before he joined Isil terrorists in Britain.
Irish Independent. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 02:30:00 +0100.
China hopes that Britain can stand by its position of not taking sides in the South China Sea and earnestly respect China's sovereignty and territorial integrity, the Chinese government's top diplomat told Britain's foreign minister.
Reuters. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 21:25:47 -0400.
LONDON, Sept. 24, 2018 -- Report Scope: This report includes changes that occurred in recent years in the polyamide market.Various factors that brought about changes in the market are studied and analyzed. Download the full report: ...
PR Newswire. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00:00 +0000.
Philippa "Pippa" Guy is the first senior bartender to be hired in more than a century at The American Bar at The Savoy Hotel in London.
By Jeanette Hurt, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:37:00 -0400.
LONDON (REUTERS) - Prime Minister Theresa May and her ministers have agreed to focus Britain's post-Brexit migration system on high-skilled migrants and will not offer preference to European Union workers, newspapers said.
Straits Times. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:14:55 +0800.
Investment in innovation and smart management for tourism will form the major theme of the Ministerial Summit of this year's World Travel Market, to be held in London, UK (6 November 2018). ...
Hsyndicate. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:24:39 +0200.
Despite actions taken by companies to prepare for Brexit, there is still a risk of serious supply disruptions for 39 medicines as a result of Britain's departure from the European Union, the bloc's drugs regulator said on Monday. ...
Yahoo. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:01:57 -0400.
Hong Kong banned a political party which promotes independence on Monday, a first since the city was handed back to China by Britain 21 years ago as Beijing ups pressure on any challenges to its sovereignty.
France 24. Mon, 24 Sep 2018 04:12:47 GMT.
Britain's main opposition Labour Party would require large companies to reserve at least one third of the seats on their boards for workers, party leader Jeremy Corbyn said on Sunday.
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 05:56:48 EDT.
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) - Britain's Labour Party may hold the fate of Brexit in its hands - if only it can decide what to do. With the U.K. ...
Jill Lawless. Washington Times. Sun, 23 Sep 2018 02:20:37 -0400.
LONDON (AP) - Comcast has emerged as the top bidder for European broadcaster Sky after a rare auction held by British regulators. ...
Washington Times. Sat, 22 Sep 2018 14:50:15 -0400.
Facts About The United Kingdom
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is an island
nation in western Europe, comprising England, Scotland, Wales, and
Northern Ireland. Its capital city is London. The UK's
national currency is the Pound Sterling.
English is the primary language used in the UK, although Gaelic and Welsh
are spoken by minorities. In 2007, the United Kingdom's estimated
population was 60,776,000.
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