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2014/04/18 19:22
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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (AP/Ebrahim Noroozi) President Obama's spokesman won't call Iranian President Hassan Rouhani a "moderate," but he still has enough confidence to negotiate with Iran...
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2014/04/18 08:18
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A British doctor found dead while in custody in Syria did not take his own life, his family claim sources in the country told them. Surgeon Dr Abbas Khan, 32, was found dead in his cell just days...
2014/04/18 05:39
2014/04/18 05:39
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Britain slams Israeli settlement expansion in West Bank London, April 18 : British Foreign Secretary William Hague Thursday slammed Israel's recent steps towards settlement expansion in the West...
2014/04/17 11:35
2014/04/17 11:35
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Meet the new director of UK spy agency GCHQSecurityby CBR Staff Writer| 17 April 2014The new boss will succeed Sir Iain Lobban this autumn. The UK has appointed top foreign ministry officer Robert...
2014/04/17 09:16
2014/04/17 09:16
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Guantanamo Bay prisoner Shaker Aamer diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder The last British prisoner being held at Guantanamo Bay has been diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder...
2014/04/16 08:29
2014/04/16 08:29
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British Foreign Secretary William Hague has condemned the Nyanya bomb attack and offers continued UK support for Nigeria. A statement issued by the British High Commission in Abuja quoted Hague as...
2014/04/16 07:30
2014/04/16 07:30
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The UK government is being urged to consider implementing a moratorium on the deportations of failed Zimbabwe asylum seekers, because of the worsening situation there. The UK resumed deportations in...
2014/04/15 09:30
2014/04/15 09:30
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Atom Bank, the UK-based digital financial services start-up, has hired a chief innovation officer and a deputy director from the North East Local Enterprise Partnership. The two new hires are Edward...
2014/04/14 16:09
2014/04/14 16:09
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It leaves Britain’s aid budget second only to the United States, which spent £18.9 billion on aid, with an increase of only 1.3 per cent on the previous year. The increase was the biggest in the...
2014/04/12 20:17
2014/04/12 20:17
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A British entrepreneur has been killed in a skiing accident while on holiday with his family in the French Alps, it emerged tonight. Jeremy Salvesen, 51, was skiing with his family in the resort of...
2014/04/12 08:10
2014/04/12 08:10
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The tragedy echoes the skiing accident in December that left Michael Schumacher in a coma. The Formula One star remains in hospital in Grenoble. Mr Salvesen, 51, who lived in Elie in Fife, was flown...
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2014/04/12 01:22
2014/04/12 01:22
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The Falkland Islands are not an easy place to reach. Flights come only weekly. Cruise ships making the trip brave frigid seas, freezing nights and recently, harassment from Argentine...
2014/04/11 17:15
2014/04/11 17:15
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Westerners 'target' of deep South terror plot Australia and the United Kingdom have warned their citizens to avoid travel to Thailand's restive deep South as new information has indicated potential...
2014/04/11 14:52
2014/04/11 14:52
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Exhibition will explore journey of sugar from Caribbean to Newham An exhibition documenting the journey of sugar from the Caribbean to Newham is launching in Stratford on Monday. To send a link to...
2014/04/11 10:59
2014/04/11 10:59
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Ratan Tata, the former chairman of the Tata Group which is one of the largest employers in Britain, has been honoured by Queen Elizabeth with a GBE (Knight Grand Cross), one of the UK’s highest...
2014/04/10 21:27
2014/04/10 21:27
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Iranian President Hasan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony celebrating the Persian New Year, Nowruz at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, March 27, 2014. In his first visit to...
2014/04/10 06:24
2014/04/10 06:24
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Hitchin man launches last appeal against deportation from RussiaDr John Gordon faces deportation from Russia because his visa application was a day late A final appeal against deportation from Russia...
2014/04/09 23:17
2014/04/09 23:17
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A British farmer bled to death in front of his 13-year-old son after he was shot during an armed raid on their luxury Caribbean home. Edgar Dart, 56, was gunned down as he tackled three masked...
2014/04/08 13:23
2014/04/08 13:23
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Brothers die in Nepal carnage Darren Kelly (far right of picture) Two British tourists who were among 19 people killed in a plane crash in Nepal lived in Lostock . Vincent Kelly, 50, and Darren...
2014/04/08 11:58
2014/04/08 11:58
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It's not unusual for a visiting head of state to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior in London's Westminster Abbey -- but when it happens on Tuesday, the gesture will be anything but...
2014/04/18 19:22
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