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Britain to push through new measures for mobile, internet snooping

Jul 10, 2014

Britain to push through new measures for mobile, internet snooping

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron pledged to rush through new measures to give police and spy agencies the power to scoop up mobile and internet data. #NewsTracker #David Cameron #Britain #United Kingdom #UK #mobile data #Personal Technology #Snooping #online surveillance #Internet data
British PM Cameron to urge Scots to reject independence

Jul 03, 2014

British PM Cameron to urge Scots to reject independence

British Prime Minister David Cameron is to urge Scots to reject independence in an 18 September referendum. #World #NewsTracker #David Cameron #Britain #United Kingdom #Scotland #UK #Referendum #Independence #British PM #Scots #Better Together #Yes Scotland
British Prince Harry meets, plays with disabled children on Chile trip?

Jun 30, 2014

British Prince Harry meets, plays with disabled children on Chile trip?

Prince Harry did not seem limited by the language barrier in meeting and playing with the youngsters with a range of disabilities and disorders. #World #NewsTracker #Chile #Britain #Prince Harry #UK #British monarchy
Juncker as EU Commission head bad for Europe: Cameron

Jun 28, 2014

Juncker as EU Commission head bad for Europe: Cameron

The choice of Jean-Claude Juncker to head the European Commission marks "a bad day for Europe," British Prime Minister David Cameron said. #World #Europe #TheySaidIt #EU #David Cameron #Britain #European Commission #Brussels #Jean-Claude Juncker #British PM
British PM, EU on cusp of a showdown over Juncker's nomination for top job

Jun 27, 2014

British PM, EU on cusp of a showdown over Juncker's nomination for top job

"I know the odds are stacked against me, but it doesn't mean you change your mind," David Cameron added, knowing that virtually all of the other 27 EU member states would vote for Juncker. #NewsTracker #European Union #David Cameron #Britain #European Commission #EU Summit #Jean-Claude Junker

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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

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Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 11, 2014

Parliament Committee Criticizes Handling of Royal Mail I.P.O. in Britain

Parliament’s Business, Innovation and Skills Committee said that government officials underestimated the potential market value of the Royal Mail when it was privatized in October and relied too heavily on the professional judgment of their outside a...
Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 12, 2014

U.S. Knew Britain Planned to Erase Data at The Guardian

After Britain forced The Guardian to destroy hard drives holding data leaked by Edward J. Snowden, a National Security Agency official called the event “good news,” emails show... #United Kingdom #National Security Agency
Murray aftermath: Britain's unhealthy obsession with defeat

Jul 12, 2014

Scots Play Through Political Tumult

For the Scots who play professional golf, the uncertainties surrounding September’s vote on independence from Britain extend beyond what a “yes” vote might mean... #United Kingdom #Scotland