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Former News of the World national newspaper editor Rebekah Brooks, accompanied by her husband Charlie Brooks, left, leaves the Central Criminal Court in London, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.
Phone Hacking   Photos   Rebekah Brooks   UK Media   Wikipedia: Rebekah Brooks
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Damien McBride: Rebekah Brooks was 'the most powerful person in Britain'
Thu 31 Jul 2014
Rebekah Brooks, the former editor of The Sun, was “the most powerful person in Britain”, according to one of Gordon Brown’s closest aides. Damian McBride, a Downing Street spin doctor who resigned... (photo: AP / Lefteris Pitarakis)
A Palestinian relatives carry the body of a Palestinian killed in an Israeli air strike, during his funeral, Rafah, southern Gaza Strip.
Gaza Aid   Israel Airstrikes   Photos   Scottish Government   Wikipedia: 2014 Israel–Gaza conflict
 BBC News 
Gaza conflict: Scottish government promises £500,000 humanitarian aid
Wed 30 Jul 2014
The Scottish Government is to provide £500,000 of aid funding to help the people of Gaza. External affairs minister Humza Yousaf said the money would go towards providing water, food, shelter and... (photo: WN / Ahmed Deeb)
A sign for British pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline is seen on its offices, in London, Monday, April 20, 2009. British drug maker GlaxoSmithKline PLC said Monday it will pay $2.9 billion to buy American dermatology business Stiefel Laboratories Inc. GlaxoSmithKline will also assume $400 million in debt and has agreed to a further payment of up to $300 million depending on performance, bringing the total cost of the deal to up to $3.6 billion.  The Guardian  Tue 29 Jul 2014
Despite strains, GlaxoSmithKline dividend seen safe for now
By Ben Hirschler LONDON (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline's fat dividend is under strain but Britain's biggest drugmaker is likely to scrape by without cutting payouts as it seeks to compensate investors... (photo: AP / Sang Tan)
GlaxoSmithKline   Medicine   Photos   Stock Exchange   Wikipedia: GlaxoSmithKline
Bewl Water is a reservoir in the valley of the River Bewl (which is a tributary of the River Teise), straddling the boundary between Kent and East Sussex. It is about 4 km south of Lamberhurst, Kent, England. The reservoir was part of a project to increase supplies of water in the area. It supplies not only Southern Water’s customers in the Medway towns, Thanet and Hastings, but is also used by other water companies in the area.  BBC News  Tue 29 Jul 2014
Thanet tourism blow after sewage discharge closes beaches
Businesses have reacted angrily after swimmers were warned against going into the sea at nine beaches around Thanet following pumping station discharges. Thanet Council has advised people not to enter... (photo: Creative Commons / Magnus Manske)
Beaches   Photos   Thanet   Tourism   Wikipedia: Thanet
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Skymark-airlines,Ibaraki-airport,Japan BBC News Tue 29 Jul 2014
Airbus cancels contract with Japan's Skymark Airlines
Airbus has cancelled its contract with Japan's Skymark Airlines for the purchase of six A380 aircraft. Airbus said it had been in discussions with the airline about... (photo: GFDL / katorisi)
Airline   Photos   Skymark Airlines   Skymark Airlines - Airbus A380   Wikipedia: Skymark Airlines
Talisman Energy offshore operations, jsa1 Reuters Tue 29 Jul 2014
UPDATE 1-Talisman Energy posts surprise loss
(Adds details on pricing, share close) July 29 (Reuters) - Talisman Energy Inc, Canada's fifth-largest independent petroleum producer, reported a surprise loss, hurt by... (photo: Riser Installation BO-C(Set))
Business   OIL   Photos   Talisman Energy   Wikipedia: Talisman Energy
West agrees wider Russia sanctions as Kiev says forces near crash site The Himalayan Tue 29 Jul 2014
West agrees wider Russia sanctions as Kiev says forces near crash site
Added At: 2014-07-29 1:15 PM Last Updated At: 2014-07-29 1:15 PM The Himalayan Times - Saved Articles(s) The headlines has been added... (photo: WN / Marzena J.)
EUropean Union   Photos   Russia   Ukraine   Wikipedia: Kiev
Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare Al Jazeera Tue 29 Jul 2014
Britain cuts EU migrants' access to welfare
British Prime Minister David Cameron has set out new welfare rules to cut European migrants' access to social security payments, marking the latest in a string of British... (photo: European Community / EC)
EU   Migrants   Photos   UK   Wikipedia: United Kingdom
Christmas Lights Decoration 2011 in Oxford Street, London. China Daily Tue 29 Jul 2014
Britain announces visa reform package in China
The British Home Office on Monday announced a variety of improvements to the visa system in China, including a 24-hour visa service, the expansion of mobile biometrics,... (photo: WN / Periasamy)
China   Photos   UK   Visa   Wikipedia: United Kingdom
People walk into the head office of Lloyds Banking Group in the City of London, Friday, Feb. 27, 2009. Lloyds Banking Group PLC reported Friday that profits fell 75 percent in its Lloyds TSB unit in 2008, while the recently acquired Halifax/Bank of Scotland lost 7.5 billion pounds (US$ 10.7 billion) over the The News & Observer Mon 28 Jul 2014
British bank Lloyds to pay $370 million to settle Libor probes
Lloyds Banking Group has agreed to pay nearly $370 million to American and British authorities, settling allegations the British bank manipulated a key interest rate. The... (photo: AP / Sang Tan)
Banking Fraud   Libor Scandal   Libor Scandal - Lloyds Banking Group   Photos   Wikipedia: Libor Scandal


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