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2006-06-29 18:25:29

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain could scale back its nuclear arsenal now that the Cold War is over, lawmakers concluded on Friday in a report that will set the tone for months of debate over the fate of Britain's nuclear weapons.

2006-06-28 12:29:27

By Peter Graff LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's High Court ruled on Wednesday that "control orders" confining six terrorism suspects to partial house arrest breached their human rights, throwing out a key plank of Prime Minister Tony Blair's security policy.

2006-06-28 09:50:03

By Peter Graff LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's High Court ruled on Wednesday that "control orders" confining six terrorism suspects to partial house arrest breached their human rights, throwing out a key plank of Prime Minister Tony Blair's security policy.

2006-06-27 05:29:10

By Adrian Croft LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime

2006-06-26 22:36:26

By Adrian Croft LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime

2006-06-26 14:57:46

By Madeline Chambers LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair said on Monday the Group of Eight industrialized nations had failed to make progress on some of last year's commitments to end global poverty, particularly on world trade.

2006-06-26 04:34:21

By Kate Kelland LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair said on Monday that the Group of Eight had failed to make progress on some of the commitments it made at a summit last year to tackle global poverty.

2006-06-25 18:46:58

By Astrid Zweynert LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair has enlisted rock star Bob Geldof and U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan to help keep track of how wealthy countries live up to their aid commitments to Africa.

2006-06-23 13:04:24

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair pledged tougher measures to tackle crime on Friday in an effort to reassert his leadership of the country and his ruling Labor Party in the face of bad press and heavy criticism.

2006-06-23 12:11:49

By Katherine Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Tony Blair pledged tougher measures to tackle crime on Friday in an effort to reassert his leadership of the country and his ruling Labour Party in the face of bad press and heavy criticism.


Word of the Day
swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.