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Thursday 14 February 2013
A shocking decline for the mighty German economy has sunk the eurozone even deeper into recession.
Wednesday 13 February 2013
Great Britain's Fed Cup team face a long trip to Argentina in April after reaching the World Group II play-offs for the second year in succession. If they win in Argentina they will reach a level they haven't been to since 1993.
Tuesday 12 February 2013
Friday 01 February 2013
Recent months have seen a marked calming of the crisis that, as recently as last summer, threatened to pitch Greece out of the eurozone and its remaining members – if not the entire world – into chaos.
Wednesday 30 January 2013
Monday 28 January 2013
The pound was today heading for its worst month against the euro since the depths of the financial crisis as the UK’s waning “safe-haven” status sent traders rushing for the exits.
Friday 25 January 2013
Four former soldiers who tried to smuggle guns, ammunition and drugs into the country have been jailed.
Thursday 24 January 2013
Spain's woes have reached a new peak as the beleaguered nation's austerity programme drove unemployment to a record 26 per cent, official figures showed.
Wednesday 23 January 2013
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed its forecast for UK and global economic growth this year and next year.
Tuesday 22 January 2013
France and Germany marked half a century of post-war partnership with celebrations and grand displays of unity in Berlin today despite serious differences over a common vision for the future of Europe and its single currency.
Wednesday 16 January 2013
Mayor of London planning trips this year to China, the Gulf and South America to “sell” London as a place to do business
Thursday 10 January 2013
Annuity payouts slumped by 11.5 per cent last year, their biggest fall since 1998. Rates have now fallen in 15 of the past 18 years and the average annual annuity income is less than half what it was in 1994, according to Moneyfacts.
Wednesday 09 January 2013
Annuity payouts slumped by 11.5 per cent last year, their biggest fall since 1998. Rates have now fallen in 15 out of the past 18 years and the average annual annuity income is less than half what it was in 1994, according to Moneyfacts.
Monday 07 January 2013
Britain's boardrooms are shrugging off fears of a triple-dip recession amid rising hopes over prospects for 2013, according to leading financial chiefs.
Wednesday 02 January 2013
The new year kicked off with some welcome news on the economy as figures revealed activity in the manufacturing sector surged to a 15-month high in December.
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
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Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
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Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
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- 2 Germanwings plane crash: Video shows co-pilot Andreas Lubitz learning to fly as a teenager
- 3 Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state
- 4 Germanwings crash: Captain of doomed plane was only 'on board because he changed job to spend more time with his children'
- 5 Ohio Democrat Teresa Fedor speaks out during abortion debate to reveal she has been raped – and is interrupted by laughter from Republicans