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Bank of England picks World War Two code-breaker Turing for banknotes

15 Jul 2019

MANCHESTER, England Mathematician Alan Turing, whose cracking of a Nazi code helped the Allies to win World War Two but who committed suicide after being convicted for homosexuality, will appear on the Bank of England's new 50-pound banknote, the BoE said on Monday. | Video

Bank of England picks World War Two code-cracker Turing for banknotes

15 Jul 2019

MANCHESTER, England, July 15 Mathematician Alan Turing, who helped Britain win World War Two with his code-cracking but committed suicide after being convicted for homosexuality, will appear on the Bank of England's next 50-pound banknote, the BoE said on Monday.

Mindestens 22 Tote bei Selbstmordanschlag in Manchester

23 May 2017

Manchester Bei einem Selbstmordanschlag nach einem Pop-Konzert in der nordenglischen Stadt Manchester sind mindestens 22 Menschen getötet worden, darunter mehrere Kinder.

Corbyn - I won't quit if I lose election

10 May 2017

MANCHESTER, England Jeremy Corbyn vowed to carry on leading Britain's opposition Labour Party if he loses a national election on June 8, defying polls showing he is on course for defeat and concerns from within his party that his leadership threatens its future.

Jets escort Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after bomb threat

05 Aug 2014

MANCHESTER England Britain scrambled two fighter jets on Tuesday to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after the pilot reported a possible explosive device on board. A passenger was later arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat. | Video

Jets escort Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after bomb threat

05 Aug 2014

MANCHESTER England Britain scrambled two fighter jets on Tuesday to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after the pilot reported a possible explosive device on board. A passenger was later arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat. | Video

Jets escort Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after bomb threat

05 Aug 2014

MANCHESTER England Britain scrambled two fighter jets on Tuesday to escort a Qatar Airways plane into Manchester airport after the pilot reported a possible explosive device on board. A passenger was later arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat.

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