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Tue, 01 Nov 2016 06:40:28 GMT

British intelligence chief says 'increasingly aggressive' Russia poses threat to UK  -  Armenpress.am
YEREVAN, NOVEMBER 1, ARMENPRESS. Russia is posing a threat to the stability of the United Kingdom and is resorting to all "increasingly aggressive" methods in order to achieve its aims, MI5 Director General Andrew Parker said in an interview with ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 05:37:27 GMT

Uber: Landmark UK ruling on driver rights leaves Australian arm vulnerable  -  The Australian Financial Review
A landmark ruling in the United Kingdom that determined Uber drivers are not 'self employed' and are entitled to the minimum wage could apply in Australia, a leading employment law expert says. A UK tribunal found last week that two Uber drivers were ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 05:27:17 GMT

Keira Knightley slams UK's treatment of mums  -  Sky News Australia
The 31-year-old actress also bemoaned the cost of childcare in the United Kingdom, insisting it stops the average women from going back to work. She added: 'One of the things that is so shocking in this country is that childcare is unbelievably expensive.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 05:05:50 GMT
Robert Talbut Acquires 2564 Shares of Schroder UK Mid & Small Cap Fund plc (SCP) Stock  -  The Cerbat Gem
Schroder UK Mid & Small Cap Fund plc (LON:SCP) insider Robert Talbut purchased 2,564 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 28th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 414 ($5.05) per share, with a ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 04:05:42 GMT
Why Queer Retellings of Classic Stories Are So Necessary  -  VICE
If it's true that, as Christopher Booker wrote, there are only seven plots reiterated throughout fiction, it should come as no surprise that every year's literary crop brings a fresh spate of retold myths, folktales, and classics. From Wide Sargasso ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 04:05:42 GMT

Halloween Is Fine  -  VICE
Today, thousands of Donald Trumps will take to the streets, shouting "pussy" jokes and demanding treats from strangers. Hundreds of Hillary Clintons will follow close, trying to remember a catchphrase. Ken Bones will be there, too, wondering where they ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:59:05 GMT

Man travels to Charlotte from United Kingdom to campaign for Clinton  -  WBTV
"The next President of the United States is taking over at a time when the world is so troubled. What's important for the world has huge influences for us in the United Kingdom, and that's why I'm here," he said. The interest of this election spans ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:57:12 GMT
FMs hail nuclear power project in UK  -  CCTV
Chinese and French Foreign Ministers met in Beijing on Monday, after the two countries and the United Kingdom reached a landmark deal on building a nuclear power plant in England. The Hinkley Point Nuclear Power Plant was a key issue during the two ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:29:39 GMT

Column: The quintessential UK playlist  -  The Daily Tar Heel
This week, I want to introduce you to the United Kingdom's music, an obscure collection of songs and artists that you've probably never heard of before. After weeks of research and planning, I've curated a playlist — a UKaylist, if you will — of the ...
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 01:20:38 GMT

Russia poses increasing threat to UK: MI5 chief  -  Press TV
Russia presents an ever-increasing threat to the stability of the United Kingdom, the director general of MI5, Andrew Parker, says. And in order to achieve its goals, Russia is using all of the cutting-edge tools it has at its disposal, the MI5 chief ...