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Argentina Presses Claim to Falkland Islands, Accusing UK of Colonialism
World  (tags: world, politics, Falklands DIspute, Britain, Argentina, colonialism, territorial dispute, news, conflict, government )

- 1967 days ago -
Argentinian President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner is once again calling on the UK to hand back the Falkland Islands -- known in Argentina as Las Malvinas -- accusing Britain of blatant colonialism.
Britain Says Hizbullah Offering Support to 'Tyrant' Assad
World  (tags: geopolitics, regional politics, Syria, Britain, Iran, iran, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', violence, world, news, middle-east, humanrights )

- 2319 days ago -
British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday accused Hizbullah and its main regional ally Iran of supporting the Syrian regime's violent crackdown on the country's uprising.
Food Giant Princes Accused of Selling Endangered Tuna on the High Street
World  (tags: Britain, Princes, Food company, tuna, endangered species, tradeing )

- 2671 days ago -
One of Britain's best known food companies is selling endangered tuna - despite boasting that it doesn't trade in threatened fish.Princes, the UK's biggest seller of canned fish, has admitted to using bigeye tuna, a vulnerable species which appears on the
Libya: Threats About Lockerbie Bomber
World  (tags: Britain, conflict, government, Libya, middle-east, politics, society, terrorism, violence )

- 2727 days ago -
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi threatened to cut trade with Britain and warned of "enormous repercussions" if the Lockerbie bomber died in jail, Britain's Guardian newspaper said on Wednesday, citing U.S. diplomatic cables obtained by WikiLeaks.
Prince William 'Saves Man's Life' in Chopper Rescue
World  (tags: World, news, rescue, Prince William, Wales, UK, Britain, United Kingdom )

- 2742 days ago -
Britain's Prince William was involved in a military helicopter rescue mission to save a stricken man just 48 hours after announcing his engagement, defence officials confirmed Sunday.
Bin Laden 'Personally Approved' Attacks on Europe
World  (tags: bin laden, attack, britain, france, germany )

- 2794 days ago -
Intelligence experts have launched investigations into reports that Osama bin Laden personally approved Mumbai-style attacks on Britain, France and Germany.
Liberal Democrats Set Out Terms for Torture Inquiry
World  (tags: 9/11, torture, twin towers, Britain, inquiry, politics, government )

- 2805 days ago -
The Liberal Democrats today set out what they think the terms of the government's upcoming inquiry into torture should be.In July David Cameron announced a judicial inquiry into Britain's role in torture and rendition since the al-Qaida attack
Nine Million Adults in Britain Have Never Used the Internet, Study Finds
World  (tags: adults, Britain, internet, education, people, economy )

- 2827 days ago -
Over nine million adults in Britain have never used the internet, new research has revealed.A study by the Office of National Statistics found the elderly, widowed and people on lower incomes were less likely to connect to the internet.
Has One of the World's Deadliest Spiders Been Found in Britain? 'Funnel Web' Spotted Outside a Garden Shed in Gloucester
World  (tags: world, deadliest spiders, Britain, Gloucester, animal )

- 2848 days ago -
One of the deadliest spiders in the world has been captured on camera in the wild in Britain - outside a garden shed in Goucester.Les Fryer, 71, saw a highly poisonous funnel-web - the first time the species has ever been found in Britain.
Britain Will Abstain From Goldstone UN Vote
World  (tags: middle-east, Israel, Goldstone report, United Nations, Britain, voting )

- 3032 days ago -
Britain will abstain from a crucial United Nations vote today over whether to endorse the Goldstone Report, despite urgent calls from Israel for Gordon Brown to reject it. The UN Human Rights Council will vote in Geneva on whether to accept the report
The World's Radioactive Rubbish Is Piling Up
World  (tags: radioactive, rubbish, Britain, Japan, the Pacific Sandpiper, cargo, safety features, nuclear waste, nuclear weapons, regulations, problem )

- 3034 days ago -
The Pacific Sandpiper, a specially built cargo ship with safety features far in excess of those found on conventional vessels, left Britain's Barrow port bound for Japan the other day. The security surrounding its departure on Jan.21 indicates that
Britain's War Inquiry Panel Opens Hearings on Iraq
World  (tags: iraq, world, government, Britain, politics, war )

- 3105 days ago -
One of the first officials interviewed about the decision by Tony Blair's government to join the U.S.-led war speaks of 'drumbeats in Washington' before 9/11 to oust Hussein.
UK Did Not Want to Hurt Ties With Libya: Letters
World  (tags: Lockerbie bomber, prisoner transfer deal, Libya, Britain, Scotland, U.S., politics )

- 3188 days ago -
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain did not want to offend Libya by excluding the Lockerbie bomber from a prisoner transfer deal and was told his death in a Scottish jail would damage relations with Tripoli, official documents showed on Tuesday. Continues >
Britons Outraged Over US Conservatives Criticism of British Health Care
World  (tags: britain, nhs, conservatives, lies, socialist, healthcare, government, public, option, republicans, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, americans, abuse, illness, disease, treatment, prevention, medicine, protection, safety )

- 3205 days ago -
Britons are outraged and speaking out in response to comments among Conservatives in the United States attacking Britain's national health care system as socialist, evil and Orwellian. Such criticism has sparked an outpouring of NHS support in Britain.
World's Oldest Man, WWI Veteran Dies
World  (tags: Goverment, Society, Britain, WW1, Vets, war, military, oldest, death, troops )

- 3235 days ago -
LONDON - The world's oldest man, 113-year-old World War I veteran Henry Allingham, died Saturday after spending his final years reminding Britain about the 9 million soldiers killed during the conflict

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