Sadiq Khan outlined his plan to put London tech sector on a par with San …

Getty Images NewsSadiq Khan London mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan will today call on Westminster to devolve more powers relating to Tech City to the mayor’s office, as he looks to put the UK capital on a par with San Francisco. “Tech City” is the name given to an area around Old Street Roundabout in Shoreditch,…

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Corruption costs European economy 120 billion euros a year

Faces

Release Date: Thursday 17th December 2015. A remake of John Cassavetes’ critically acclaimed film of the same name, this version pushes it to its ultimate consequence: strictly faces, each shot lasting as long as in the 1968 original. What’s more, James Benning concentrates entirely on static close-ups of the actors, caught in uncomfortable silences, and…

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Corruption costs European economy 120 billion euros a year

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London house prices will nearly double within a decade

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US avoids debt default as borrowing bill passes

US avoids debt default as borrowing bill passes

The quick action in the Senate on the debt contrasts with the lengthy showdowns last year and in 2012, when Republicans tried to use the critically necessary measure as leverage to win concessions from Obama. The relatively smooth passage comes as most members of Congress face elections in November. Republicans have been less confrontational after…

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