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Chelsea owner Abramovich experiences UK visa renewal 'delay'
UK visa, the BBC understands. The Russian billionaire did not attend Saturday's…


Afghanistan: UK considers sending more troops
… recommending the UK boosts its military presence in the country - but no decision has been… made. The UK currently has more than 600 troops in capital Kabul helping train… already there training Afghan soldiers. The UK troops would help train Afghan forces…


'Plastic pebbles' pollution alert for UK beaches
…" that are being washed up on UK beaches. The so-called plastiglomerates are created from…


The Great Escape: Grime 'saved' UK rap, says Richard Russell
…The record label boss who signed Dizzee Rascal and Wiley says grime saved UK… rap. "It was always difficult making rap records in the UK and getting anyone… first commercial breakthrough in the UK. "I actually think those records are still…


UK 'leading world' in compassionate technology
…The UK technology sector grew 2.6 times faster than the UK economy as a whole…, thanks to funding raised through compassionate technology - a thriving UK sector… The UK has more investments in compassionate technology companies than the rest…


Scottish sites wanted for UK's first whale trail
…. The Mull-based charity said the trail would be the first of its kind in the UK


UK Government 'to finance' Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant
… been reported that the UK Government is to offer £13.3bn in financial support… Power hopes to start building on Anglesey in 2020. But UK government officials said…." Kyodo reports that costs have risen to about £20bn and the UK Government support…


UK referred to Europe's top court over air pollution
…The UK is being taken to court by the European Commission over its long… it to its citizens," to take legal action. The UK has promised a comprehensive air… of battles in the UK courts on air pollution. Commissioner Vella said…


UK political map: Tory and Labour voters on the move
…Voters on the move and the Brexit vote mean some traditional Conservative and Labour seats are being lost to political opponents. Daily Politics reporter Elizabeth Glinka heard from YouGov's Chris Curtis and Labour MP Lisa Nandy on why…


Brexit: UK promises 'significant' White Paper
… it would "allow the UK to go and actually negotiate". BBC political editor Laura… "will communicate our ambition for the UK's future relationship with the EU, in the context… of our vision for the UK's future role in the world". It will also set out…