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  • Up to UK court to make Britain comply with NO2 limits: EU court

    LONDON (Reuters) - The European Union's highest court ruled on Wednesday that Britain's courts have the authority to order the British government to comply with EU nitrogen dioxide limits as soon as possible, speeding up action to tackle the air...
  • Britain confirms bird flu on northern England farm is H5N8 strain

    LONDON (Reuters) - Bird flu on a duck farm in northern England is the highly contagious H5N8 strain, the same form of the virus already discovered in Germany and the Netherlands, Britain's farm ministry confirmed on Tuesday. The Department for...
  • British lawmakers to quiz bankers after forex fines: source

    LONDON (Reuters) - British lawmakers will quiz top bankers in the wake of last week's $4.3 billion (3 billion deal with regulators to settle allegations of collusion and manipulation in the foreign exchange market, a source familiar with the matter said...
  • Weaker finance flows could deepen UK current account woes: BoE's Forbes

    LONDON (Reuters) - The slowdown in global financial flows since the 2008-09 crisis could make it harder to fund Britain's vast current account deficit, although a 1960s-style currency crisis is unlikely, a Bank of England official said on Tuesday....
  • 'Night Will Fall' an eye-opener about documenting Nazi camps

    'Night Will Fall' an eye-opener about documenting Nazi camps
    The documentary "Night Will Fall," receiving an Oscar-qualifying run in advance of its HBO premiere in January, is a masterfully constructed, eye-opening and, at times, eyes-averting look at an obscure chapter of Holocaust history. It's also one of the...
  • British inflation edges up in October from five-year low

    LONDON (Reuters) - British inflation edged up in October from a five-year low but prices are expected to weaken again soon, underscoring why the Bank of England is signaling it won't start to raise interest rates until well into next year. Consumer...
  • British EU exit debate scaring off investment - Hermes funds

    LONDON (Reuters) - Political rhetoric raising the possibility that Britain may leave the European Union could already be deterring foreign investment and harming London's financial services industry, a top UK investor said. Saker Nusseibeh, head of...
  • Britain confirms bird flu on northern English farm is H5N8 strain

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain said on Tuesday that tests had confirmed that an outbreak of bird flu on a duck farm in northern England was the H5N8 strain. "The advice from the Chief Medical Officer and Public Health England remains that the risk to...
  • Britain to investigate Premier League soccer rights auction

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is investigating whether the way Premier League soccer match rights are sold is anti-competitive, alarmed by the runaway costs broadcasters have to pay to show the top games in the country's national sport. Media regulator...
  • Britain to investigate Premier League rights auction

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain is investigating whether the way Premier League football match rights are sold is anti-competitive, alarmed by the runaway costs broadcasters have to pay to show the top games in the country's national sport. Media regulator...
  • Five banks fined 3 billion dollars over rigged forex trading

    LONDON British and US regulators Wednesday fined five banks 2 billion pounds (3 billion dollars) after a joint investigation into price fixing in foreign exchange markets. With 40 percent of global foreign exchange trading taking place in London, British...