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The next TV election debate will be messy. Just like Britain’s politics

Many wanted a Miliband-Cameron clash, but the upcoming seven-leader contest will better reflect Britain as it is Continue [..]


 
 

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Ed Miliband launches Labour's election campaign – video

The party leader launches Labour's official campaign, in what he calls the 'tightest election for a generation', at the [..]


 
 

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Battleground Britain: Ealing voters have their say – video

The qualitative polling firm Britain Thinks – in partnership with the Guardian – has recruited 12 floating voters for each [..]


 
 

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Kate Middleton Baby Name Predictions: All Bets Are Off (or On One in Partic

Recently, we learned that Kate Middleton's due date is sometime in mid-April, meaning the parlor game of guessing the name [..]


 
 

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Battleground Britain: Taunton Deane voters have their say – video

Qualitative polling firm Britain Thinks – working in partnership with the Guardian – has recruited 12 floating voters for [..]


 
 

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The SNP may well hold the balance of power – it’s democracy, stupid

Grant Shapps says Alex Salmond is trying to undermine a government chosen by the British people. But Scots are part of [..]


 
 

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More change at Tesco as senior independent director quits

LONDON (Reuters) - The senior independent director of Tesco is to quit, bringing yet more change to the board make-up of [..]


 
 

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Russia has more right to Crimea than Britain to Falkands, says Russian MP

Head of the Duma’s foreign affairs committee, Alexei Pushkov, responds to British foreign secretary’s attack on Crimea’s [..]


 
 

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Zayn Malik leaves One Direction tour, citing stress

Zayn Malik has pulled out of One Direction's international On the Road Again tour and is headed home to Britain. 


 
 

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Sabadell eyes more UK deals after $2.5 billion TSB takeover

LONDON/MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Banco Sabadell could look to expand further in Britain after agreeing a 1.7 billion pound [..]


 
 

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Tax receipts cut government borrowing

Britain's public finances improve in February with government borrowing down by a third from a year earlier thanks to a pick [..]


 
 

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Fifa: no Great Britain football team at Rio 2016 Olympics unless all nation

• Fifa vice-president Jim Boyce warns all four nations must agree• FA has expressed an interest in sending a team to Rio [..]


 
 

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The migration fuelling George Osborne's 'comeback country'

Political parties lobbying for curbs on immigration may be missing the bigger picture – Britain needs foreign workers to [..]


 
 

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Study of Britain produces first fine-scale genetic map of a nation

Britain may be famous for preserving its royal DNA, but a genetic analysis of the nation is providing new insights into the [..]


 
 

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Britain to create world's biggest protected marine reserve

Britain on Wednesday said it intended to create what will be the world's biggest fully-protected marine reserve, covering an [..]

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Britain's Got Talent 2011: Amanda Holden attacked by man dressed as pigeon

Amanda Holden took flight after a man dressed as a six-foot pigeon tried to pounce on her as he auditioned for Britain's Got [..]


 
 

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UK Forecast: Windy and colder - Snow showers, Dec 12 - 16:31

Tuesday A windy day to come and colder today with gales in the north and west. These become severe across the north from [..]


 
 

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BAZ BAMIGBOYE: Shrek's put a smile back on my face

Amanda Holden's heart may be aching, but her funny bone is clearly still in good shape. The actress and Britain's Got Talent [..]


 
 

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Brian Cox: Life on Mars, 2nd law of thermodynamics and date world will end

How did Britain's top TV scientist go from touring alongside Take That to working on the Large Hadron Collider?


 
 

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Sarah Harding, Kayla Collins, Pauly D, Vinny Guadagnino at London Jersey Sh

It's MTV's most watched show ever, with eight million viewers watching the antics of a group of young Italian Americans [..]


 
 

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Britain's David Cameron defends opt-out from new EU treaty

Prime Minister David Cameron says Britain will remain a full member of the European Union despite opting out of an economic [..]


 
 

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Kelly Rowland make-up tips: Get the X Factor judge's look with Pixiwoo

Britain's top make-up team create celeb looks for you..


 
 

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Barroso attacks Cameron over EU veto

European commission president José Manuel Barroso said that talks dragged on into the early hours because Britain would not [..]


 
 

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Unmade in Britain | Gavin James Bower

Shifting manufacturing jobs overseas has been 'good business', says TV presenter Evan Davis. Tell that to the northMade in [..]


 
 

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Boy George, Piers Morgan among Twitter users who 'leak' soccer player affai

A world-famous soccer player's attempt to cover up an extramarital affair through legal maneuvering has blown up in his face [..]


 
 

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Libyan rebels honor 'martyrs'

After the battle for Port Brega, rebels bury more fighters, including a man who had returned from Britain to check on family [..]


 
 

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Britain's Got Talent 2011: Simon Cowell gets ribbed over Cheryl Cole's X Fa

Simon Cowell made his eagerly-anticipated return to Britain's Got Talent for the first live semi-final - and instantly got [..]


 
 

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Royal wedding as seen by kids: King William will marry a stranger and they'

People across Britain are getting ready for the royal wedding tomorrow, but what does it mean to children?


 
 

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David and Victoria Beckham pregnancy: from Spice Girl to fashion royalty

From the early days as a member of one of Britain's most successful girlbands Victoria Beckham, the former Spice Girl, [..]


 
 

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Lloyds Bank cuts another 200 jobs taking the tally to 26,200

Unite is calling on the new boss of Lloyds Banking Group, António Horta-Osório, to step in and halt cutsThe job toll at [..]

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Slight fall in UK borrowing gives relief to Osborne

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's budget deficit fell slightly last year, official data showed on Tuesday, saving the country's [..]


 
 

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SEE IT: Kate Middleton, Prince William, Prince Harry tour 'Harry Potter' st

Britain's young royals had a magical day out Friday with a visit to the studio where the "Harry Potter" movies were filmed. [..]


 
 

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BoE's IAN MCCAFFERTY: Reasons to be a little cheerful on the economy

The Monetary Policy Committee member explains how his department tackles rising inflation and the need to improve credit [..]


 
 

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UK service sector grows faster than expected

Forecast-beating Markit/CIPS PMI results boost hopes economy got off to steady start in second quarterHopes that Britain's [..]


 
 

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Rise in exports to US and non-EU countries narrows trade deficit

Growth in exports to fast-growing markets outside the European Union helped narrow Britain's trade deficitBritain's trade [..]


 
 

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EU referendum: why David Cameron's draft bill may be doomed

The prime minister is likely to have to rely on a private member's bill, which means the odds are stacked against himDavid [..]


 
 

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Youngsters use dementia drugs to boost brain power, survey finds

Medicines used for Alzheimer's disease and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder taken by 1% of 14 to 18-year-oldsSome [..]


 
 

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My uncle was able to have a dignified death – as he lived in Switzerland

In Britain, we need to reframe the debate about assisted dying. People should have a choice about how they die I've studied [..]


 
 

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Tim Curry Stroke: Actor Recovering, In Great Spirits

Veteran actor Tim Curry suffered a stroke at his home in Los Angeles last night. Sources tell Great Britain's The Daily [..]


 
 

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Protests spread through London as police arrest 10th suspect in gruesome be

Police in Britain arrested a 10th suspect Monday in connection with the brutal butchering of an off-duty soldier last week, [..]


 
 

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Britain's Got Talent 2013: Alice Fredenham fails to get through to the Brit

She may have had the voice of 'liquid platinum' but controversial contestant Alice Fredenham failed to secure a place in the [..]


 
 

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Health groups dismayed by news 'big tobacco' funded rightwing thinktanks

The Adam Smith Institute and the Institute of Economic Affairs received money from cigarette firms, it has been revealedTwo [..]


 
 

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Talking Horses – win tickets for Royal Ascot

The latest news and best bets in our daily horse racing blog, plus win tickets for Royal AscotRipon, one of the finest [..]


 
 

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Vodafone paid no corporation tax in Britain last year

Generous tax breaks mean second largest mobile phone company able to reduce bill to zero for second consecutive [..]


 
 

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Children seeking asylum should 'be better cared for' by the state

Human rights committee of MPs warns that many children trafficked into the UK are not given the help they needHundreds of [..]