Posts tagged "UK"

UK and Iran agree to re-establish direct diplomatic relations

UK and Iran agree to re-establish direct diplomatic relations

Two countries to quit contact through third-country intermediaries but embassies in their respective capitals are to remain closed. Read more…

Posted by admin - February 21, 2014 at 08:08

Categories: News   Tags: , ,

Is Britain sleepwalking towards a European exit?

Is Britain sleepwalking towards a European exit?

An Observer poll conducted in four countries reveals the widening gulf between Britain and the rest of the EU. And on both sides of the Channel, attitudes seem to be hardening. Read more…

Posted by admin - December 1, 2013 at 09:56

Categories: News   Tags: , , ,

UK a great place to live and work says OECD

UK a great place to live and work says OECD

Thinktank ranks UK above average on jobs, earnings and housing in its Better Life Index – but below average on education, skills and income equality. Read more…

Posted by admin - November 6, 2013 at 10:35

Categories: News   Tags: ,

Gibraltar border controls examined by EC amid UK-Spanish tensions

Gibraltar border controls examined by EC amid UK-Spanish tensions

European Commission carries out ‘fact-finding mission’ after summer dispute led to huge queues at Gibraltar border crossing. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 25, 2013 at 15:41

Categories: News   Tags: , , ,

UK needs migrant workers ‘because locals are lazy’ says Bulgaria

UK needs migrant workers ‘because locals are lazy’ says Bulgaria

Bulgaria insists ‘benefit tourism’ is a myth and says its people are vital to British agriculture. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 22, 2013 at 10:08

Categories: News   Tags: , ,

Cameron: UK may be small island but it has biggest heart

Cameron: UK may be small island but it has biggest heart

British leader mounts patriotic defence – which he is happy to be set to music – after reported Russian claim no one listens to UK. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 6, 2013 at 14:33

Categories: News   Tags: , , , ,

William Hague: UK will offer only diplomatic support on Syria

William Hague: UK will offer only diplomatic support on Syria

Foreign secretary says parliament has spoken and Labour would need to be ‘less partisan’ to reverse Commons vote. Read more…

Posted by admin - September 1, 2013 at 20:05

Categories: General   Tags: , , ,

John Kerry statement on Syria polarises world leaders

John Kerry statement on Syria polarises world leaders

Iran and Russia stand alongside Bashar al-Assad’s regime while the UK, France and Australia follow Washington’s lead. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 27, 2013 at 18:28

Categories: News   Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Syria crisis: UK armed forces ‘making contingency plans’ for military action

Syria crisis: UK armed forces ‘making contingency plans’ for military action

No 10 says Britain and US will not be bound by findings of UN weapons team investigating chemical attack. Read more…

Posted by admin -  at 14:09

Categories: News   Tags: , ,

Gibraltar row: David Cameron considers EU legal action against Spain

Gibraltar row: David Cameron considers EU legal action against Spain

UK may invoke EU laws promoting free movement across EU borders as Madrid reportedly look to take dispute to UN. Read more…

Posted by admin - August 12, 2013 at 20:20

Categories: News   Tags: , ,

Next Page »