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Australian racing could learn from English backwater
Gloucester Advocate - 7 Hours ago
, 9:26 a.m. Major racedays aside - and that tends to mean the blockbusters of the Melbourne spring and Sydney autumn carnivals - Australian racecourses seem to have problems in attracting fans to ordinary
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Starbucks to relocate European headquarters to UK from Netherlands -The Times
CNBC - 6 Hours ago
April 15 (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp said it decided to move its European headquarters to the United Kingdom from the Netherlands following criticism over its low tax payments in Britain last year, The
Starbucks to relocate European headquarters to UK from Netherlands - The Times NewsRT.co.uk
Starbucks to relocate European headquarters to UK from Netherlands Asiaone
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Geneva talk on Ukraine 'welcome'
People.com.cn - 6 Hours ago
President Xi Jinping greets Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. (Wu Zhiyi/China Daily)
Geneva talk on Ukraine ‘welcome’ China Daily Asia
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Migrants jumping fence into Europe
BBC - 6 Hours ago
Spain says it needs more help from the European Union to control one of Europe's most southern borders. In recent weeks, hundreds of migrants from sub-Saharan Africa have scaled the border fence separating
VIDEO: Migrants jumping fence into Europe BBC
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Putin: Nation is on 'the brink of war'
CNN - 7 Hours ago
Are you there? Show us what's happening if you can do so safely. Kharkiv, Ukraine (CNN) -- The escalating conflict in Ukraine "essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil war," Russian President
Putin: Nation on 'the brink of war' CNN
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Fairies Sighting: UK University Professor Shares Captured Images of Fairies in Rossendale
International Business Times Canada - 6 Hours ago
A UK university professor grabbed the attention of many when he shared captured images of fairies in Rossendale Valley, Lancashire. John Hyatt, 53, revealed he was taking pictures of different flying
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Italy's Berlusconi struggling amid trouble as EU elections approach
Xinhua News Agency - 4 Hours ago
by Marzia De Giuli ROME, April 15 (Xinhua) -- With next month's elections to the European parliament approaching, Italian three-time premier Silvio Berlusconi is struggling amid judiciary and political
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Black Gold: Inside the Making of British Caviar
Bloomberg - 4 Hours ago
April 16 (Bloomberg) –- Britain's only Caviar maker is ruffling feathers in the industry, while winning over some of the UK's top chefs. Bloomberg's Angus Bennett reports on the high end business, growing
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Simon Says Sorry to 79-Year-Old Dancer on 'Britain's Got Talent'
NBCNews.com - 4 Hours ago
Caustic judge Simon Cowell rejected the senior citizen early on in her dance, but then had to backtrack when her salsa caught fire.
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UK charity: 'Shocking' rise in emergency food need
Jakarta Post - 5 Hours ago
A leading British charity said Wednesday the number of three-day emergency food supplies it delivered rose to "shocking" levels in the past year as families struggle to cope with low incomes, rising living
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'On the brink of civil war'
CNN - 5 Hours ago
Are you there? Show us what's happening if you can do so safely. Kharkiv, Ukraine (CNN) -- The escalating conflict in Ukraine "essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil war," Russian President
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Ukraine military attacks
CNN - 6 Hours ago
Are you there? Show us what's happening if you can do so safely. Kharkiv, Ukraine (CNN) -- The escalating conflict in Ukraine "essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil war," Russian President
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Ukraine retakes airport after skirmish
CNN - 6 Hours ago
Are you there? Show us what's happening if you can do so safely. Kharkiv, Ukraine (CNN) -- The escalating conflict in Ukraine "essentially puts the nation on the brink of civil war," Russian President
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Scottish Independence Gains Momentum as Poll Shows Gap Narrowing
Bloomberg - 6 Hours ago
With five months to go before a referendum, Scottish independence is gaining traction among voters as another poll showed nationalists are closing the deficit with the campaign to keep the U.K. together.
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U.K. Complacency Allowed U.S. Deaths at Base, Panel Says
Bloomberg - 6 Hours ago
Inadequate defenses and high-level complacency in the British Army led to the success of a 2012 Taliban attack on Camp Bastion in Afghanistan , resulting in the deaths of U.S. Marines, a panel of U.K.
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More Than 900,000 Used U.K. Food Banks, Charity Says
Bloomberg - 6 Hours ago
Britain’s biggest operator of food banks said the number of people it helped rose 163 percent last year, as people on low incomes and dependent on welfare benefits suffered under the government’s austerity
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Xyo powers contextual app search for T-Mobile in US and Europe
GigaOm - 7 Hours ago
Berlin-based app search startup Xyo has a penned a deal with Deutsche Telekom to provide an alternative to Google Play for T-Mobile Android phones in the U.S. and Europe. Xyo analyzes app usage data and
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Germany's Merkel and Russia's Putin hold call, focus on Geneva talks
Reuters India - 7 Hours ago
BERLIN, April 15 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke with Russian President Vladimir Putin by telephone on Tuesday night, focusing on the crisis talks between Russia, Ukraine, the European
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Putin Tells Merkel "Ukraine On The Verge Of A Civil War" As Germany Agrees To Re-Sell
Zero Hedge - 7 Hours ago
A day after Putin called Obama to warn him that only the US president can prevent bloodshed in Ukraine - something which Obama failed at based on this morning's reports out of east Ukraine - German Chancellor
Putin tells Merkel Ukraine now 'on verge of civil war': Kremlin Asiaone
Putin tells Merkel Ukraine now "on verge of civil war" Channel NewsAsia
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Kim-Kanye on romance blooms in Paris
News Track India - 5 Hours ago
Los Angeles, April 16 (IANS) Socialite Kim Kardashian and singer Kanye West were seen having fun in Paris amid speculation that the couple is in the early stages of wedding planning. The 33-year-old
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2 Bank of Ireland to look at new ways of funding construction
Irish Times - 6 Hours ago
Bank of Ireland is prepared to consider different models of facilitating investment in the construction sector, chief executive Richie Boucher said yesterday. Speaking before the Oireachtas Joint Committee
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Crimeans find their new lives in Russia harder than expected
PR Web via Yahoo! - 6 Hours ago
A month on from their referendum to join Russia, Crimeans ought to be looking north to the mainland with some satisfaction. Pro-Russia demonstrators in eastern Ukraine occupy government buildings across
Crimeans find their new lives in Russia harder than expected (+video) Christian Science Monitor
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Morocco jails British paedophile for 20 years
NDTV - 7 Hours ago
Rabat, Morocco:  Morocco on Tuesday jailed a British man, previously convicted of child sex offences, for 20 years for kidnapping and attempting to rape three young girls, a rights activist at the trial
Morocco jails British paedophile for 20 years: NGO Middle East Institute
Morocco Jails British Pedophile for 20 Years Naharnet
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Italy's 'haunted' island up for auction
Sydney Morning Herald - 6 Hours ago
The leasehold of a Venetian island described as one of the most haunted places in Italy is to be auctioned next month as the state desperately seeks to raise revenue. Poveglia, a small, uninhabited island
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UK inflation hits nNew four-year low, house prices continue rise
TheStar.com.my - 6 Hours ago
LONDON: British inflation fell to its lowest in over four years in March, easing pressure on living standards and raising the prospect that prices may now be rising by less than wages for the first time
UK inflation hits new four-year low, house prices continue rise Queens Ledger
UPDATE 1-UK inflation hits new 4-year low, house prices continue rise London South East
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