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'Together Against Trump', thousands protest peacefully in London

Jul 13 2018

LONDON Chanting "Donald Trump has got to go," tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday waving banners and banging pots to demonstrate against the U.S. president on his first official visit to Britain. | Video

'Together Against Trump', thousands protest peacefully in London

Jul 13 2018

LONDON Chanting "Donald Trump has got to go," tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday waving banners and banging pots to demonstrate against the U.S. president on his first official visit to Britain. | Video

'Together Against Trump', thousands protest peacefully in London

Jul 13 2018

LONDON Chanting "Donald Trump has got to go," tens of thousands of protesters marched through London on Friday waving banners and banging pots to demonstrate against the U.S. president on his first official visit to Britain. | Video

Streaming music market picks up tempo ahead of Spotify IPO

Dec 20 2017

LONDON Subscription music leader Spotify is set to capitalize next year on the rude health of the industry with a stock market flotation, even as competitors race to find fresh ways to outflank it by catering to often fickle consumer tastes.

Irish start-up helps local shops compete with online giants

Dec 12 2017

LONDON Pointy, a Dublin-based firm with Silicon Valley backers, is solving the problem of how to make it easier for people to find products they want close to home, as shopping online gets easier but locating what you want locally remains elusive.

Europe draws in nearly half of funds raised via initial coin offerings - report

Nov 30 2017

LONDON Nearly half of the cash that has poured into newly issued cryptocurrencies in recent years has been raised in Europe, research published on Thursday showed.

Podcast commentary: Deluded hopes for a painless free-trade Brexit deal for Britain

Sep 06 2017

Can Britain negotiate a painless exit from Europe? Paul Wallace, author of The Euro experiment and former European economic editor at the Economist doesn’t think it will be possible.

London tower blocks evacuated as 34 buildings fail fire tests

Jun 24 2017

LONDON Britain said 34 high-rise apartment blocks had failed fire safety checks carried out after the deadly Grenfell Tower blaze, including several in north London where residents were forced to evacuate amid chaotic scenes. | Video

Police consider manslaughter charges over London blaze as thousands evacuated

Jun 23 2017

LONDON British investigators said on Friday they would consider manslaughter charges over the London tower block fire that killed at least 79 people, as thousands of apartment-dwellers a few miles away were told to leave their homes due to fire risk. | Video

UK's May rushed from area of London fire after protests

Jun 16 2017

LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May was rushed away under heavy police guard on Friday as protesters shouted "Shame on you" after she met residents who live near a tower block in London where at least 30 people died in a fire. | Video

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