(LONDON) — A British private school said Thursday that images of between 50 and 60 of its students were found on the computer drive of an American suspected child predator who killed himself last month. 248 more words
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London School of Economics: Lunchtime Workshop on Benchmarking and Metrics for Bank Ethics and Behaviour
The Conduct Costs Project of the London School of Economics (LSE) is hosting its first Lunchtime Workshop on Benchmarking and Metrics for Bank Ethics and Behaviour… 1,479 more words
HONG KONG – China and the U.K. finally signed a long-awaited bilateral co-production on film.
The treaty was signed Wednesday in Beijing by U.K. Culture Minister Ed Vaizey and Vice Minister Tong Gang of the State Administration of Radio, Film & Television (SARFT). 277 more words
UKIP, Britain’s anti-EU party, launched its campaign for next month’s European elections on Tuesday, fending off accusations from rival lawmakers that its pre-election posters were racist.With polls showing the UK Independence Party will come second ahead of Prime Minister David Cameron’s Conservatives in the May 22 election but behind the opposition Labour Party, UKIP hopes to attract enough extra votes to win the ballot outright.Nigel Farage, the party’s leader, has said such a victory would trigger a “political earthquake”, putting UKIP in a position to win its first seats in the British parliament in 2015 and piling pressure on the three main parties to sever Britain’s ties with the European Union. 12 more words
Recent polls have revealed that support for Scottish independence is gaining among voters five months before the September referendum that could lead to Scotland’s secession from the United Kingdom.An ICM poll for today’s Scotland newspaper on Sunday showed support for independence stands at 39 percent, while opposition has dropped four points to 42%. 59 more words