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02/09/2014 British activist set for Thai defamation trial

A British activist is set to face a defamation charge in a Bangkok court Tuesday stemming from a report he co-authored on alleged labour abuses in...

02/09/2014 Second poll shows jump in support for Scottish independence

A second poll showed support for Scottish independence rising less than three weeks from the historic referendum, more than halving the lead of...

01/09/2014 Parents of tumour boy held in Spain as sympathy grows

A Spanish judge on Monday extended the detention of a British couple arrested for taking their seriously ill son out of a hospital in England...

01/09/2014 Tumour boy parents held in Spain as sympathy grows

A Spanish judge extended the detention on Monday of a British couple arrested for taking their seriously ill five-year-old son out of a hospital...

01/09/2014 Police seize millions in huge fake Viagra swoop

Police in several European countries on Monday arrested 12 people and seized millions of euros in assets in a swoop on counterfeit Viagra dealers,...

01/09/2014 Swiss complete tax-dodge payments to Britain, Austria

Switzerland said Monday that it had completed a programme to pay Britain and Austria hundreds of millions of euros in settlements for past...

01/09/2014 UK announces tougher measures against homegrown jihadists

Prime Minister David Cameron announced tougher measures Monday against Britons planning to fight in Iraq and Syria, and battle-hardened jihadists...

 
 
 
 
 
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Visas for coming to the UK

Visas for coming to the UK

Visa paperwork Whether you're relocating to the UK or just visiting, it's important that you find out in advance whether you need a visa.

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

An online guide for expats finding & purchasing a UK Property

Expat mortgages and everything to do with buying a UK property might sound complicated, but there’s plenty of help out there for you.

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

UK healthcare: Finding the right NHS service

You can access the UK's National Health Service (NHS) in a range of ways. Here is an overview of the main services available to help you get the treatment you need.

Banking in the UK

Banking in the UK

Just moved to the UK? You'll need a bank account to effectively manage your money while you're here. Cliff Govender explains the UK banking system, including facilities that may come in handy down the line.