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3 hrs ago | Advanced-television.com

FAST calls for long-term PIPCU funding

The progress made by the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit in protecting Intellectual Property and tackling infringing websites risks being undermined without long-term funding and investment, according to the Federation Against Software Theft , who argues that disrupting the distribution of illicit material calls to continue the consistent ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | Reuters

EU/US sanctions: Russia unfazed?

The EU joins the U.S. with a tougher set of sanctions against Russia over Ukraine.

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11 hrs ago | Russia Taday

'EU sanctions on Russia will hit UK economy' - Foreign Secretary

EU sanctions aimed at 'imposing economic pain' on Russia following the MH17 crash will hit the UK economy, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has warned, saying 'you can't make an omelet without breaking eggs'.

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15 hrs ago | Phil Gyford's Writing

Visit your nearest branch

Last week I spent a frustrating morning trying to open a business bank account. I assumed banks would make it as easy as possible and so I was surprised how frustrating it was.

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19 hrs ago | GoMo News

1st reaction to 5G promise for London by 2020

An interview given to the UK newspaper, Daily Telegraph, here by Boris Johnson, the Mayor of London, has caused quite a stir.

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Yesterday | Environmental Leader

Growing Organic Skyscraper Could Be Part of London Skyline

A skyscraper made from recycled paper , plastic and modelled on bamboo so that it "grows" as additional floors are needed is being proposed by a French architecture firm for London, according to the Daily Mail .

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Surreycomet.co.uk

Former Surrey Comet reporter and Kingston church elder dies

He also worked for the Kilburn Times during the 1980s and, before his retirement in 1990, edited the City of London Recorder.

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Forbes.com

Police Are Placing Anti-Piracy Warning Ads On Illegal Torrent Sites

The City of London police in the UK has begun placing ads on illegal torrent sites in an effort to curb their advertising revenue.

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Londonist

Things To Do In London: Wednesday 30 July 2014

If you've not already done so, you can subscribe to these daily listings and have them delivered to your inbox at 7pm each evening, so you have enough time to plan for the day ahead.

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The Globe and Mail

City of London's Gherkin tower put up for sale

In this file photo, a view from Nelson's Column shows the curved Gherkin building over central London's skyline.

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Engadget

UK copyright police hit piracy sites where it hurts: their wallets

One of the downsides of watching Game of Thrones or The Soup via a nefarious website is that you're bombarded with pop-ups for everything from porn to sandwiches.

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Key 103

London's Gherkin 'Could Fetch 650m' In Sale

The 40-storey skyscraper - officially called 30 St Mary Axe - was designed by Lord Foster and opened in the City of London in 2004, and includes an atmospheric top-floor bar.

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This Is Lancashire

Ads targeted in web piracy campaign

Users will be warned that a site is under criminal investigation in a "pop-up" banner police message replacing legitimate paid-for advertising on sites suspected of offering copyright-infringing content.

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Ballymena Today

Ahoghill is blooming ready for judging

Ahoghill's green-fingered volunteers have been busy putting the finishing touches to their Royal Horticultural Society Britain in Bloom campaign in preparation for the judges' imminent arrival on Thursday, August 7. James Perry of Ahoghill in Bloom says: "Everyone involved in Ahoghill in Bloom are really looking forward to the visit by the judges.

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Newham Recorder

Man in court charged with cemetery murder at Manor Park

Police on the scene of a murder investigation at City of London Cemetery and Crematorium in Manor Park, Newham after a man was found with an injury to his neck.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Independent

Ukraine crisis: EU to finalise toughest sanctions sanctions yet on Russian banks and energy firms

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The Globe and Mail

Lloyds Banking Group to pay $370-million Libor rate rigging fines

A man walks past a sign outside Lloyds Banking Group's headquarters in the City of London on February 27, 2009.

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Newham Recorder

Man charged with Manor Park cemetery murder

Police on the scene of a murder investigation at City of London Cemetery and Crematorium in Manor Park, Newham after a man was found with an injury to his neck.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Chronicle Live

North East parks receive prestigious Green Flag Award

A total of 39 parks across the region are now flying a Green Flag Award with pride after being judged to being among best in the country For a total of 39 parks across the region are now flying a Green Flag Award with pride after being judged to being among best in the country.

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Scotsman.com

Rebellious shareholders see activism pay dividends

Shareholder activism is on the rise, with rebel investors becoming increasingly successful in their interventions, according to major new research.

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