United Kingdom (U.K.)
Jul 28, 2014
The wonder material isolated a decade ago has yet to live up to its promise.
Jun 5, 2014
U.K. arts subsidies used to be mainly for ballet and theater. That's changing.
Mar 5, 2014
The EU and U.S. are considering sanctions to punish Russia for its intervention in Ukraine.
Jan 30, 2014
The leader of one of Britain's fastest growing political parties has sparked some outrage
Nov 26, 2013
Next year, Scottish voters will get to decide if they want to remain a part of the United Kingdom. What economic challenges would an independent Scotland face?
Nov 15, 2013
Britain's National Health Service offers free treatment at the point of service. The government says many foreigners are abusing the system and now need to pay up for the services they receive.
Oct 29, 2013
The new bonds, backed by the British government, are compliant with Islamic law.
Aug 14, 2013
Britain's government supports fracking as a source of cheap gas and jobs but his plans are meeting stiff resistance in the countryside, where New Age protesters and rich conservative country-dwellers want none of it.
Jul 25, 2013
Welfare payments account for a third of Britain's public spending. Now, radical cuts in welfare spending are drawing impassioned reactions among both critics and supporters.
Jul 18, 2013
Britain's government is trying to make the country a major world hub for financial transactions that conform to Islamic principles. Islamic banking and finance are a fast growing area.