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With the UK about to leave the European Union (EU) in 11 months' time, the London government would point to the potential offered by that diverse marketplace. Certainly, Brexiteers hold up the example of Canada and its Free Trade Agreement with the EU as being one that the United Kingdom should ...
Havering became a London Borough in 1965, being the former combined area of the Municipal Borough of Romford and the Hornchurch Urban District that had been bought over to Greater London from Essex by the London Government Act of 1963. The Havering name originates from the Royal Liberty of ...

It would be easy to cynically dismiss this as a way to keep drivers in the fold, or as a means to curry favor with the London government that effectively tossed Uber out on its ear a few months back. In all likelihood, the cynics are at least partially right here; businesses really don't do anything unless it ...
Sturgeon has repeatedly criticized the London government's negotiating tactics with the EU leadership in Brussels and warned that Scotland would be better off as an EU member state rather than remaining part of the U.K. once it finally leaves the EU. Scotland's population of 5.4 million puts it on a par with ...
DAVID TRIMBLE, THE former First Minister of Northern Ireland, has criticised Leo Varadkar's tenure of as Taoiseach, claiming his takeover from Enda Kenny has not been a positive change for the country. Trimble, the former leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, was disparaging about Varadkar's time in the ...
And to have any impact, they would need to sit alongside greater powers and resources for London's government. That would mean an end to one size fits all policies from Whitehall, devolution of taxes to our town halls, and probably a major public housing programme. In turn, London could continue to be ...

LONDON — Government health officials in England say a man in the U.K. has contracted the world's worst-ever case of 'super gonorrhea' after an encounter with a woman in southeast Asia. According to BBC News, health officials said the man contracted the first reported case of the sexually transmitted ...
London introduced its congestion charge program in 2003. Why has it been so successful? Photo by mariordo59/Flickr. “Toward Car-Free Cities,” a blog series by WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities' Urban Mobility Team, explores the challenges and opportunities for Transport Demand Management ...
He said the Lower Manair Dam being constructed as part of the Kaleshwaram project will have Godavari River pass through 90 kms from the town just like Thames River in London. Government allocated Rs 500 crore as tourism package and once all these are materialised, Karimnagar would become like ...
The British Minister of State for Immigration, Caroline Nokes, has advised East Derry MP Gregory Campbell that the London Government has no intention of re-opening a Passport Office in the South. Undo. Met Police forced to apologise after officers posed for selfie at murder sceneiNews. iNews.
The brownfield land is owned by the Mayor of London, Government departments, London boroughs, Transport for London and the NHS. The housing association sector is working to battle the capital's housing crisis, completing nearly 9,000 new homes during 2016/17 and starting a further 13,585.
The brownfield land is owned by the Mayor of London, Government departments, London boroughs, Transport for London and the NHS. The housing association sector is working to battle the capital's housing crisis, completing nearly 9,000 new homes during 2016/17 and starting a further 13,585.
... when a judgment was delivered, was unknown to the court and could not reasonably have been known to that party”. Ireland argued that the new documents show the London government knew its core argument at the original hearing – that the effects of the five interrogation techniques used on the men ...
The London government appears to be set on dragging Scotland out of the European Union, along with the rest of the UK, against the wishes of a majority of Scots. It is keen on setting up trade deals with the United States after Brexit, but in return for accepting imports of UK goods, the Americans will insist ...
I hope, therefore, that the Scottish Government does not fall into the trap and embrace the London Government's Russophobic hysteria, blaming Russia without evidence when just about any country could have made the poison agent; especially Britain where nerve gases originated. Without establishing who committed the ...
I'm Deputy Digital Editor, covering breaking news - with a particular interest i [..] Show more. London could be facing more snow this weekend (Source: Getty). Rebecca Smith. The government has issued further health warnings off the back of cold weather forecasts, after the Met Office yesterday issued a ...
Sir, – The London Government appear set on dragging Scotland out of the European Union, along with the rest of the UK, against the wishes of a majority of Scots. They are keen on setting up trade deals with the United States of America after Brexit, but in return for accepting imports of British goods, the ...

Skripal was arrested in Russia in 2006 and convicted of "high treason." However, he was delivered to the UK in 2010 after a spy swap. British papers reported that the London government was mulling over retaliatory measures against Russia in case the theory of Moscow's involvement is confirmed.
The London government and the metro mayoralties need the ability to take a strategic, all-age, whole systems approach to skills. There should be greater engagement with employers and better access to, and use of, data. The system should allow a more localised approach that works at two levels. In the ...
Snow in London: Government issues fresh health warnings as conditions worsen. Share. Caitlin Morrison. I'm the digital editor at City A.M., and cover breaking news. I also co-host and [..] Show more. Follow Caitlin. Britain Freezes As Siberian Weather Sweeps Across The Country. Londoners woke up to ...
Given the likelihood of a significant amount of apprenticeship levy funding not being spent, London Councils is calling for the government to devolve unspent levy funds to London government as a first step. This would help the boroughs and the mayor to closely support and work with businesses in the ...
Snow in London: Government issues health warning as temperatures plummet. Share. Caitlin Morrison. I'm the digital editor at City A.M., and cover breaking news. I also co-host and [..] Show more. Follow Caitlin. BRITAIN-EUROPE-WEATHER. It's been snowing in London today (Source: Getty).
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said: “This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses.
Khan said: “This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses. “It also shows that it is possible for ...
To convince Whitehall, each deal needed support from all London's leaders: 32 boroughs, the London Mayor and the City of London. Achieving consensus and coherence on money and policy across 34 elected leaders has itself strengthened London government. When the logic of service geography ...
If “Little Pink House,” a new movie starring Catherine Keener and directed by Courtney Balaker, were the usual Hollywood tale of humble citizens abused by a mighty corporation and its political allies, you could expect it to find its way to a happy ending, with the little guys prevailing and their powerful ...
But diligence and love counted for nothing when Pfizer decided to expand to New London. Government officials were eager to give the corporate giant what it wanted, and what it wanted was to replace Fort Trumbull's modest residences with something more upscale: high-end condominiums, a luxury hotel, ...
Something has occurred on UBS's London government bond desk. As we reported last month, Tim Hawkins and Alan King, both senior rates traders mysteriously disappeared. Now it seems that Renato Giust, the executive director who was heading European government bond trading at UBS in London, ...
A regional-based immigration policy – as in some other countries – would also be helpful. As the report shows, this fourth scenario gives the best outcome for London in terms of employment, output and productivity, and it is what policymakers in both national and London government should be aiming for.
Scotland's ruling Nationalist Party has accused the London Government of Theresa May of trying to concentrate greater executive powers over Scotland in London. The Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has sought to entrench her insistence that 111 executive powers currently exercised by the ...
Snow in London: Government issues health warning as temperatures plummet. Share. Caitlin Morrison. I'm the digital editor at City A.M., and cover breaking news. I also co-host and [..] Show more. Follow Caitlin. BRITAIN-EUROPE-WEATHER. It's been snowing in London today (Source: Getty).
Given the likelihood of a significant amount of apprenticeship levy funding not being spent, London Councils is calling for the government to devolve unspent levy funds to London government as a first step. This would help the boroughs and the mayor to closely support and work with businesses in the ...
The continuing problem for Ireland is that it has been a process without London's real participation up to now. Mr Varadkar warned that the London government just has to tell the EU negotiators what it is aiming for in these divorce talks. "As Chancellor Merkel said, the UK can have as close a relationship ...
Japanese companies made their concerns clear in a memo given to the London government immediately after the June 2016 Brexit referendum. Its logic was summed up by Ambassador Koji Tsuruoka after this month's meeting. “If there is no profitability of continuing operations in the U.K. — not Japanese ...
The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, said: “This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses.
But the current London government has all but abdicated from its responsibility to bring them together. In fact it has made things worse. It is possible, as some unionist sources are saying, that the standoff might have been avoided if the prime ministers had stayed away and allowed the parties to strike a deal ...
Khan said: “This is a fantastic example of devolution in action as it shows that when tax revenues are devolved to London government we are able to focus investment on the things that matter most to Londoners, including key infrastructure and support for businesses. “It also shows that it is possible for ...
The British government has this week unveiled an AI tool that it claims can automatically detect terrorist content on any online platform. The AI tool is said to automatically detect 94 percent of Daesh propaganda with 99.995 percent accuracy. The release of the tool comes as part of a two-day visit to San ...
In London, Government cuts over the last eight years have hit young people hard. As a result, councils have been left with no choice but to slash more than £22m from youth services since 2011, closing 30 youth centres, with at least 12,700 places for young people lost. Mr. Khan believes these services are ...
LONDON – Government delays, uncertainty and under-resourcing have left the British borders and immigration system unprepared for Brexit, according to a parliamentary report on Wednesday. Lack of clarity over immigration intentions is creating anxiety for EU citizens in the UK and putting already ...
To convince Whitehall, each deal needed support from all London's leaders: 32 boroughs, the London Mayor and the City of London. Achieving consensus and coherence on money and policy across 34 elected leaders has itself strengthened London government. When the logic of service geography ...
Unless the London government can engage properly in this crucial phase of Brexit talks, then the return of a “hard border” in Ireland appears ... He pointed to a study for the London government which indicated that the Northern Ireland GDP will fall by up to 12pc if a UK-EU post Brexit deal is not done.
He played a major part in the reorganisation that resulted from the London Government Act 1963 and created the present pattern of 32 London boroughs. In 1977 Alan negotiated the purchase of a new computer for Westminster council from the US company Sperry Rand. His acumen so impressed the ...
But while progress is slow, London's government is not short of a few bold statements. Rodrigues told the ESCS conference that London should adopt a smart energy approach, enabling electricity consumers to respond and eventually reduce demand for power. To achieve this, Rodrigues added, the city ...
'It risks putting local authorities between a rock and hard place, with central and London government handing down housing delivery targets, while narrowing where homes can be built,' he warned. 'The mayor himself has already ruled out building on the green belt, and now has put a significant limit on ...
In 1985, an independent peer moved an amendment providing for a referendum on the London government bill, abolishing the Greater London council, while in 1993 Lord Blake – Robert Blake, the Oxford constitutional historian – moved an amendment, supported by Lady Thatcher, providing for a ...
The real story of the rise in crime over the past few years is the sustained cuts to our public services since 2010. These are services that not only help talented young people rise to fulfil their potential, but also steer many away from falling into a life of crime and gangs. In London, government cuts to council ...
LONDON — Government Communications Headquarters, the British government's listening agency, has broadcast a puzzle to encourage prospective spies, particularly young girls, to pursue a career in the highly classified organisation. The challenge was supplied to BBC Radio 4's "Today" programme, ...
FILE PHOTO: Michael Russell (MSP) Minister for UK Negotiations on Scotland's Place in Europe talks during an interview in the Scottish Parliament Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain October 3 2017. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne Reuters. LONDON (Reuters) - The Scottish government said on Wednesday it was ...
A marble idol of Brahma and his consort Brahmani from the twlefth century, stolen from Gujarat's Patan in 2001, was retrieved from London a period of over 16 years, said Indian officials. The Brahma-Brahmani, reached the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) in Delhi on 22 December and is currently being ...


 

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