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31/07/2014 Rolls-Royce posts falling underlying profit

British aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce said on Thursday that underlying profit fell by a fifth on the back of a weaker performance by its...

31/07/2014 Lloyds bank says interim net profits more than halve

Britain's state-rescued Lloyds Banking Group said on Thursday that net profits slumped 57 percent in the first half, hit by compensation for...

31/07/2014 Shell says Q2 net profits triple to $5.307bn

Anglo-Dutch oil giant Royal Dutch Shell said Thursday that net profits more than tripled in the second quarter, boosted by asset sales and higher...

31/07/2014 Ebola discoverer says would sit next to victim on train

The scientist who helped discover the Ebola virus said the outbreak in west Africa was unlikely to trigger a major epidemic outside the region,...

31/07/2014 Ex-spy Litvinenko death inquiry to open in Britain

Britain will on Thursday formally open an inquiry into the radioactive poisoning of Russian former spy Alexander Litvinenko in a case that...

31/07/2014 Former aide to Britain's Prince Philip charged with sex abuse

The former personal assistant of Britain's Prince Philip has been charged with sexually abusing a girl while he was working for the royal...

31/07/2014 British MPs urge NATO to adjust for Russian "ambiguous warfare"

NATO is not prepared to deal with a military threat from Russia and must adjust to be able to respond to an "unconventional attack", British...

 
 
 
 
 
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UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

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Banking in the UK

Banking in the UK

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