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Curb welfare for migrants or risk UK exiting EU: PM Cameron

Nov 28, 2014

Curb welfare for migrants or risk UK exiting EU: PM Cameron

Welfare payments to EU migrants' children living outside Britain would be stopped and jobless EU migrants would be removed if they were unable to find work within six months. #NewsTracker #European Union #David Cameron #Britain #Scotland #UK #UKIP #British Immigration
Record British divorce settlement: Hedge fund manager told to pay $530mn to wife

Nov 28, 2014

Record British divorce settlement: Hedge fund manager told to pay $530mn to wife

In one of the biggest divorce settlements that Britain has ever seen, a court ordered a London financier to pay $530 million to his estranged wife. #London #NewsTracker #Harvard #Britain #Divorce #Chris Hohn #Record Divorce #Children's Investment Fund Foundation
Indian-origin IS militant posts picture with new born, AK-47 on Twitter

Nov 27, 2014

Indian-origin IS militant posts picture with new born, AK-47 on Twitter

A 31-year-old Indian-origin Islamic State suspect, who is fighting in Syria, has posted a picture of him on Twitter posing with an AK-47 rifle and his new born baby. #Syria #Britain #UK #ISIS #IS #Islamic State militant
Britain unveils controversial anti-terror bill to battle escalating jihadist threat

Nov 27, 2014

Britain unveils controversial anti-terror bill to battle escalating jihadist threat

Britain today unveiled draft legislation to ban extremist preachers from universities, increase surveillance on suspected radicals and stem the flow of jihadists joining the Islamic State group. #Islamic terrorism #Britain #UK #Theresa May #IS #Britian's Theresa May #British anti-terror bill #Jihadist militancy
British soldier Lee Rigby's killing exposes intelligence failures

Nov 26, 2014

British soldier Lee Rigby's killing exposes intelligence failures

The British parliament's intelligence and security committee (ISC) also warned that government programmes to prevent radicalisation were "not working" #London #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #David Cameron #Britain #Crimes #British soldier hacked #Michael Adebolajo #Lee Rigby #Muslim extremism

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London 2012 Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

Aug 12, 2012

London 2012 Do the Olympics herald a 'new Britain'?

If Britain wants to use the Olympics and Paralympics to inspire creation of a "new Britain", by all means. But every Briton will have to work at it to make it a reality. It doesn't come from simply watching sport, or the Spice Girls. #OnOurMind #2012 London Olympics #Spice Girls #Great Britain #Closing ceremony
Murray aftermath Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 10, 2012

Murray aftermath Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Britain doesn't give a toss if they win any or all the other Wimbledon titles - they only want the men's. And in some cases, they only want the right kind of person to win the men's. #ThatsJustWrong #Roger Federer #Andy Murray #Britain #London Olympics 2012 #Wimbledon 2012