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A Secret Agent's Story | 'I Helped MI5. My Reward: Brutality and Prison'
Business  (tags: UK, secret_agent, BSS, CIA, Guantanamo, government, M15 )

Pretty
- 2580 days ago - observer.guardian.co.uk
When Bisher al-Rawi agreed to work for the British government, he thought he was doing the right thing. He spent four gruelling years at Guantanamo Bay for his efforts. In this remarkable interview...
UK---Millions Face Pension Poverty as 'Golden' Era Ends
Business  (tags: news, money, economy, finance, UK, politics, world, society )

Cal
- 1117 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Up to 14 million workers will retire with pensions far smaller than those enjoyed by their parents, a report warns today, as the "golden generation" of retirement schemes comes to an end.
UK: Mainstream Charities Donated Thousands to Islamic Group Fronted By Jihad Terror Suspect
Business  (tags: UK, Abuse, Charity donating to Islamic terrorism )

Beth
- 157 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A controversial Islamic rights group fronted by a man charged with attending a terror training camp in Syria is being bankrolled by two mainstream British charities, including a foundation set up in the name of Dame Anita Roddick.
Pound Hits 26-Year US Dollar High
Business  (tags: economy, dollar, market, economy, UK, US )

Brian
- 2487 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
When UK rates are higher than US rates, investors are encouraged to exchange dollars for pounds to benefit from better rates of return. The pound rose as high as $2.066 in earlier trading, before paring gains to $2.064. It also gained versus the euro.
Contractor Loses Out on His 'Dream' £1,000-a-Week IT Role After Unwittingly Saying He Would Treat His Muslim Recruiter to a Baco
Business  (tags: UK, Contractor, job loss, unwittingly offers bacon sandwhich to Mu )

Beth
- 408 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
An IT contractor was accused of racism and refused a £1,000-a-week NHS job after innocently offering to buy an Asian recruitment consultant a bacon sandwich. Clive Hunt, 58, had already been given the eight-month contract - worth £32,000 - and was invit
Secretive Thinktanks Crushing Democracy - Millionaire$ & Corporation$ Sway Public Opinion Using Tax Breaks
Business  (tags: rightwing thinktanks, lobbying, funding, corporations, millionaires, US, UK, public opinion, influence, cry freedom, hunger, poverty, rules, regulation, public health, industrial injuries, exploitation, pollution, dustbin earth, unscrupulous banking )

LucyKalei
- 1038 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Rightwing thinktank funding by m$$naires & corp's explains why they outn° & outspend those arguing for public services & distribution of wealth. Claim to stand for freedom but they mean freedom from rules that prevent their sponsors playing by their own
UK Looks to Boost Fracking With New Land Access Rules
Business  (tags: fracking, law, rights to access land, Government, UK )

Ray
- 89 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The UK government has proposed new rules regarding rights to access land in a bid to speed up the introduction of fracking. It proposes that shale oil and gas companies are granted access to land below 300m from the surface.
Virgin Media Faces £400million Fine Over Customer Database Error Which Could Have "Fatal Consequences"
Business  (tags: business, uk, virgin media, fines )

Cathryne
- 2454 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Virgin Media could be hit with a £400million fine after failing to provide accurate details of 1.5million of its customers' addresses for the emergency services. The firm, Britain's second biggest phone company, was in urgent talks with industry watchdog
RBS Plan for 200% Bonuses Blocked By Treasury Body
Business  (tags: RBS, George Osborne, Bonus Cap, UK )

Ray
- 117 days ago - bbc.co.uk
George Osborne (Pictured): "It was not right to increase the bonus cap. I'm glad that RBS have agreed with that", Royal Bank of Scotland has abandoned attempts to pay bonuses twice the size of salaries after being told the move would not be approved.
   

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