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UK's anti-EU party hits new high in poll ahead of Europe vote

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LONDON - Voter support for Britain's anti-European Union UK Independence Party (UKIP) is at a record high according to one opinion poll on Sunday, reflecting a wider pattern of growing support for the party ahead of European elections next month.

Cameron says rivals' views on Europe 'extremist'

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron described rival parties' views on the European Union as 'extremist' on Thursday as he launched his bid to ward off a threat from an anti-EU party ahead of European Parliament elections.

UK, David Cameron, 10 Apr 2014

Expenses scandal roils Cameron ahead of European elections

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron's handling of an expenses scandal engulfing one of his ministers has put him under pressure before European elections, threatening his Conservative party's already clouded electoral outlook.

UK, David Cameron, 08 Apr 2014

Expenses scandal roils Cameron ahead of European elections

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron's handling of an expenses scandal engulfing one of his ministers has put him under pressure before European elections, threatening his Conservative party's already clouded electoral outlook.

UK, David Cameron, 07 Apr 2014

British government boosts childcare allowance to woo family voters

LONDON - Britain's coalition government unveiled a larger-than-expected scheme to help cut the cost of childcare for working parents on Tuesday in an appeal to voters squeezed by several years of stagnant wages and rising prices.

UK, David Cameron, 18 Mar 2014

Insurer L&G makes 252.65 million pound UK housing investment

LONDON - British insurer Legal & General Group Plc (L&G) has bought a portfolio of low-cost housing for 252 million pounds ($419 million), continuing an investment drive into UK infrastructure.

UK, 17 Mar 2014

RBS seeks to regain trust after post-crisis losses hit 46 billion pounds

LONDON - Royal Bank of Scotland sought to shake off its reputation as Britain's pariah bank on Thursday with plans to cut more costs and reposition itself as a UK-focused retail and commercial lender. | Video

Business, UK, 27 Feb 2014

Cameron ready to rule out future coalition - report

LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron is preparing to rule out forming a second successive coalition government if his party fails to win a clear majority at an election in 2015, The Daily Telegraph newspaper reported on Tuesday.

UK, David Cameron, 25 Feb 2014

Liberal Democrats hint at future coalition with Labour

LONDON - The leader of the Britain's Liberal Democrats, the junior partner in Prime Minister David Cameron's coalition government, has hinted at forming a future coalition government with the Labour party after the 2015 election.

David Cameron, UK 17 Feb 2014

One dead as storms batter flooded Britain

LONDON - One man was killed and thousands left without power as storms and high winds battered Britain, bringing more misery to already flooded areas and causing widespread travel chaos on Thursday.

UK, 13 Feb 2014