United Kingdom Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Cambridge University Kings College Chapel.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Croydon Guardian

    The UK's reputation for world-class universities could be losing ground amid continuing fierce competition from overseas, according to international rankings. A number of Britain's institutions have fallen down a new global league table, with the nation's key centres of excellence now found in the "golden" triangle of London, Oxford and Cambridge, it claims.

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  2. David Cameron Promises Huge Tax Cuts: Hopes To Overturn Labour Edge In UK Polls Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | International Business Times

    David Cameron, Prime Minister of the UK has announced liberal tax cuts to almost half of the British population, in case he is re-elected next year. Making an apparent bid to fend off the Labour challenge accentuated by the frequent defection of his MPs to UK Independent Party , Cameron hopes to win over the sizable British middle class.

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  3. Fans of hit musical Wicked can see one of the stars of the show as she performs a solo show in LeedsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Keighleynews.co.uk

    FANS OF hit musical Wicked can see one of the stars of the show as she performs a solo show in Leeds. Wicked was performed to great acclaim at the city's Grand Theatre in the summer as part of a national tour.

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  4. United Kingdom,United States : TriOptima s latest triReduce energy...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    United Kingdom,United States : TriOptima s latest triReduce energy compression cycle breaks previous record by 110% eliminating $12.1 billion notional , leading provider of OTC derivative post trade services, announces today that the notional eliminated in the latest triReduce energy cycle grew to . Line items eliminated similarly grew by 65%.

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  5. Murdered backpacker raped twiceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    Ten suspects identified ... A Thai policeman takes a DNA sample of a worker at AC Bar in the investigation on the murder of two British tourists on the southern resort island of Koh Tao. A BRITISH backpacker on the holiday island of Koh Tao in Thailand was raped by two of her killers before she was murdered, police have revealed.

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  6. Top 15 Things You Must Do In NYC This FallRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Torch

    Summer might have come to an end in New York City, but the fun hasn't. In fact, a whole new series of events and opportunities to travel are at the fingertips of all New Yorkers, and those who wish to visit during this time of year.

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  7. Key Blair adviser claims he helped to write historic Adams speech on IRARead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Key passages of one of the most important speeches made by Gerry Adams during the peace process were written for him by a top British government official, it has been claimed. The explosive claims come in a new book by Jonathan Powell.

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  8. RealD Comments on Unsolicited Non-Binding Indication of Interest from StarboardRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... RealD was founded in 2003 and has offices in Beverly Hills, California; Boulder, Colorado; London, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia; Shanghai, China; Hong Kong; Tokyo, Japan; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For more information, please visit our website ...

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  9. When unhappy voters threaten the status quoRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... named Beppe Grillo , garnered 25 percent of the vote last year. Most spectacularly, it almost happened in the United Kingdom last month. What am I talking about? An election in which the lowly voters overcome the professional pols and vote their ...

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  10. Men seeking women: Must love jihadRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... suspected of taking part in a recruitment ring targeting young French women. Across the Channel in the United Kingdom, counterterrorism experts think about 50 British girls and women (mostly ages 16 to 24) have joined the Islamic State. Researchers ...

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  11. More than 100 firefighters battle fire at historic, Grade II-listed Crathorne HallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Northern Echo

    MORE than a hundred firefighters have succeeded in saving a historic building after a blaze ripped through its east wing - causing major damage. The fire at the landmark Crathorne Hall Hotel, near Yarm, was prevented from spreading to the main building by 18 fire crews from across the region, many of whom remained at the scene overnight.

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  12. Usher Announces European Leg of The UR Experience TourRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    Despite reports of low ticket sales for his North American trek, Usher has announced the dates for the European leg of his upcoming outing, dubbed The UR Experience Tour. Kicking off February 13 in France, the extended trek will travel to Sweden, Germany, Netherlands, Ireland and more before wrapping up March 26 in London, England.

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  13. Crewe Vagrants 0 Bebington 0Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | IcCheshire Online

    HOCKEY: ATROCIOUS weather failed to dampen Crewe's resolve as they turned in a spirited performance against Bebington on Saturday. HOCKEY: ATROCIOUS weather failed to dampen Crewe's resolve as they turned in a spirited performance against Bebington on Saturday.

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  14. Cameron promises political reform as British election looms. Is EU listening?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    Prime Minister David Cameron detailed his plan for winning the 2015 general election Wednesday with a raft of measures designed to help struggling Britons and shut down support for the UK Independence Party. British Prime Minister David Cameron rallied his Conservative Party faithful today with a promise to "deliver" on a pledge of "English votes for English laws" after Scots last month wrangled a pledge for increased powers within the United Kingdom.

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  15. Grace Bradley, 8, from Great Cambourne, and 7-year-old Max McKenzie, of SawstonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    The region's unsung heroes and heroines got the recognition they deserve as this year's Pride of Cambridge Community Awards were presented in the city. Award winners and their families and friends packed the Howard Theatre at Downing College for the annual Oscar-style ceremony.

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  16. look Cottenham United delight manager Chris TuckRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    Chris Tuck hailed the togetherness of Cottenham United's squad after moving up to fourth in the Kershaw League, Premier Division with a 3-1 victory over Sawston United. Last season's Cliff Bullen Challenge Cup winners had to undergo something of a rebuilding progress over the summer following the departure of a number of players.

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  17. Sir Craig Reedie honoured by renaming of facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Scotsman.com

    Thirty-six years ago it was just an idea, an aspiration, a twinkle in his eye. Yesterday, Sir Craig Reedie CBE admitted he was both honoured and humbled to have his name attached to a famous Scottish badminton facility.

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  18. London's Science Museum's Making Life Worth Living photo...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Can you believe how we used to live just 40 years ago? Shocking photos capture the real squalor of Britain's slums before poverty meant you could still afford a Playstation The photographs, which are to be exhibited for the first time, reveal life in British slums in the 1960s and 1970s Images were taken as part of a 1966 charity campaign to bring to light the plight of nation's most deprived Standing against moulding wallpaper in a small, dank bedroom, a woman, known only as Mrs M, looks grimly at the camera as she clutches one of her four young children close to her chest.

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  19. 13th year for Dine Around DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | China Daily

    New York City is no stranger to the scurry of the daily lunch rush, but a community development organization in Downtown Manhattan is hoping the return of a food festival will get people to try new culinary delights in a different section of the Big Apple. On Tuesday, the Alliance for Downtown New York hosted the 13th edition of Dine Around Downtown, a food festival of restaurants based in Lower Manhattan, and about 15,000 people attended the event, according to the Alliance.

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  20. Sheringham's storm-battered sea defences set for A 800,000 boostRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Eastern Daily Press

    Sheringham's battered Victorian sea defences are set to be bolstered by more than 800,000 of improvements after last December's storm surge. North Norfolk District Council says more than half the cash, up to A 419,000, will come from the Environment Agency and work is expected to start before April.

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