Jane Austen tops list of Britain's best-loved authors

Pride And Prejudice author beat Harry Potter creator JK Rowling to top spot. Charlie And The Chocolate Factory author Roald Dahl came joint third with William Shakespeare. Lord Of The Rings creator JRR Tolkien and Sherlock Holmes author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle also made the list.
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10 hours ago

Britain’s Emma Raducanu receives MBE honor from King Charles III for tennis achievements - India Today

Emma Raducanu was made an MBE – Member of the Order of the British Empire – for her achievements in tennis. She won the US Open back in 2021 at the age of 18 and became only the second female player from Britain to win a major. The 20-year-old was bestowed with the honour by King Charles III at Windsor Castle.
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14 hours ago

Queen was worried Prince Harry was 'too much in love' with Meghan, book claims

British broadcaster Gyles Brandreth, who has written a biography on the Queen, Brandreth is a friend of Prince Philip. The biography-- Elizabeth: An Intimate Portrait--a personal account of the life and character of Britain's longest-reigning monarch is not released to the masses yet. Brandreth also claimed that he had heard that the Queen had a form of myeloma -- bone marrow cancer.
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3 days ago

New book reveals the 'serious' disease Queen Elizabeth battled in days preceding her death

A new biography based on Britain’s deceased monarch Queen Elizabeth II sheds light on her final years, which comprised a serious battle with bone marrow cancer. The Queen suffered from mobility issues in her final months, which fuelled speculations that she was battling an illness. Her death certificate states that the cause of her death was “old age”
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3 days ago

Apple And Google Face Mobile Browser Dominance Charges In UK

Competition and Markets Authority launches in-depth investigation into dominance of Apple and Google browsers. U.S. Tech giants are drawing increasing attention from competition regulators in Brussels, London and elsewhere. Google's Play Store is subject of separate investigations by anti-trust authorities in the EU and Britain.
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1 weeks ago

UK investigating Apple, Google mobile browser dominance, Marketing & Advertising News, ET BrandEquity

Competition and Markets Authority launches in-depth investigation into dominance of mobile browsers of Apple and Google. U.S. Tech giants are drawing increasing attention from competition regulators in Brussels, London and elsewhere. Google's Play Store is the subject of separate investigations by anti-trust authorities in the EU and Britain.
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1 weeks ago

Apple, Google investigated over cloud gaming, mobile internet browsers - News

Apple, Google investigated over cloud gaming, mobile internet browsers. Many companies and web developers argue that the status quo is harming their businesses, holding back innovation and adding costs. An overwhelming 97 per cent of all mobile internet browsing in Britain took place using Apple or Google technology in 2021.
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1 weeks ago

Apple: UK begins investigation into Apple, Google's mobile browser dominance - The Economic Times

Britain's competition watchdog launches probe into market dominance of Apple and Google mobile browsers. Competition and Markets Authority CMA said in June responses to its consultation from June revealed substantial support for a fuller investigation into the matter. Apple said on Tuesday it would constructively engage with the CMA to explain how its approach promotes competition and choice, while ensuring consumers' privacy and security are protected.
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1 weeks ago

UK's Sunak rebuffs call to ease stance on migration and Brexit

British PM Rishi Sunak pushed back on calls from companies to improve trade ties with EU. Sunak said Britain should pursue its own agenda on regulation and migration. Britain's grim economic outlook has sparked talk from businesses and economists of closer ties with the EU and relaxed approach to immigration as easy ways to boost growth.
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1 weeks ago

Britain is no longer Europe's biggest stock market; Paris takes the crown - Business & Economy News

New analysis shows that Paris has overtaken London to become Europe's biggest stock market. Five years ago London's stocks were worth $1.5 trillion more than France's now it is a little behind. Paris now has a combined value of $2.823 trillion.
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2 weeks ago

Chancellor disputes suggestion Brexit will make Britain poorer

Chancellor says he does not accept premise that ‘Brexit will make us poorer’ But he acknowledged the move came with “costs” and “opportunities” Mr Hunt said it is important to consider the effects of the decision “in the round”
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2 weeks ago

Brexit has imposed ‘costs’ on UK economy, Jeremy Hunt admits

Chancellor says he does not believe EU withdrawal will make Britain poorer in the long run. But he blames Covid pandemic for preventing UK from taking advantage of ‘opportunities’ offered by the EU. Autumn statement on Thursday will include measures to enable UK to make a success of the change.
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2 weeks ago

It comes as no great surprise that Britain is almost certainly in recession

The Bank of England and economists have been forecasting it for some time. The slowdown is affecting almost every corner of the globe. The reasons are all too familiar: the war in Ukraine that has sent energy and food prices spiralling. The British ‘pie’ is shrinking; with all that entails for wages, strikes and public services.
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2 weeks ago

Cop27: Sunak says it is ‘morally right’ for UK to honour climate pledges

Sunak said it is 'morally right' that Britain honours its climate change commitments in his speech at Cop27. But he made no mention of paying reparations after he said the country cannot afford to do so. The prime minister said he believed the conference could deliver on the promises.
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3 weeks ago

India looking at greater market access for pharma products in UK under proposed FTA: Official

India is looking at greater market access for its pharmaceutical products in the UK as part of the proposed free trade agreement with Britain. A leaked chapter of the agreement on intellectual property (IP) is edited, distorted, and is a manipulated version of an initial document of the UK, an official said.
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3 weeks ago

India looking at greater market access for pharma products in UK under FTA

A leaked chapter of the agreement on intellectual property (IP) is edited, distorted, and is a manipulated version of an initial document of the UK. The best part in the proposed agreement is that both sides have highlighted their red lines and sensitivities. India and Britain launched negotiations for the free-trade agreement in January.
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3 weeks ago

India Looking At Greater Market Access For Pharma Products In UK Under Proposed FTA: Official

India is looking at greater market access for its pharmaceutical products in the UK as part of the proposed free trade agreement with Britain. A leaked chapter of the agreement on intellectual property (IP) is edited, distorted, and is a manipulated version of an initial document of the UK, an official said.
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3 weeks ago

Emma Raducanu looking fit and strong, says Anne Keothavong

A wrist injury may have put paid to Emma Raducanu's hopes of competing for great Britain in next week's Billie Jean King Cup finals. The 2021 us open champion is “looking pretty fit and strong” before next season.
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3 weeks ago

Prince Harry's memoir tipped to have Charles 'fearful' on Coronation year

Prince Harry's memoir, Spare, is due to be released by Penguin Random House on January 10 2023. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex announced their intention to step back as senior royals. Next year, however, will also see the Coronation of King Charles - the first hosted in Britain since June 1953.
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4 weeks ago

World Markets Mixed Ahead Of Fed Rates Decision

Germany's DAX gained 0.2 per cent to 13,269.55 and Britain's FTSE 100 was flat at 7,049.25. The future for the S and P 500 shed 0.6 per cent while that for the Dow industrials was 0.5 per cent lower. Wall Street ended last week higher after Apple and other big companies reported strong profits.
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4 weeks ago