Britain to cut top income tax rate to 45%

2012-03-21 16:53

British finance minister George Osborne says that the government will cut the top rate of income tax to 45%.

UK businesses see crisis as biggest challenge

2011-11-20 13:21

More than two-thirds of business leaders in Britain believe the eurozone debt crisis will be the biggest challenge facing the country's economy next year.

IMF urges UK to cut taxes, expand QE

2011-08-01 18:06

The International Monetary Fund says Britain should cut taxes and take more steps to pump money into the economy if growth remains weak for a long period.

Kate's wedding designer buzz

2011-02-28 10:29

It's on everyone's lips: Who will make the dress that transports Kate Middleton from regular gal to real-life royalty?

Diabetes in Britain a strain on health services

2014-07-07 16:04

The large number of people in Britain diagnosed with diabetes every year is fast becoming a national health emergency.


Britain braces for more austerity in budget

2012-03-18 14:01

The UK will unveil a budget likely to build on the coalition government's deficit-slashing austerity strategy, while also seeking to grow a recession-threatened economy.

Britain seeks easing of sanctions on Libya

2011-09-15 17:01

Britain has circulated a draft resolution that would ease UN sanctions against Libya to members of the Security Council and hopes to vote on it this week, say diplomats.

Alcohol KILLS!

2011-03-03 12:00

Thousands are dying of liver disease as the UK struggle to stop alcohol abuse. Should they be doing more to end this pandemic?

Alcohol KILLS!

2011-02-21 12:58

Thousands are dying of liver disease as the UK struggle to stop alcohol abuse. Should they be doing more to end this pandemic?

Second MERS case identified in US

2014-05-13 14:48

The second MERS patient in the US had been a health care worker in Saudi Arabia, the epicentre of the outbreak.

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