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LONDON (Reuters) – HSBC (HSBA.L), Europe’s largest bank, has reported the largest difference in male and female staff salaries among large organisations in Britain, as the government looks to pressure big companies to reduce gender pay disparities. FILE PHOTO: People walk past a branch of HSBC bank in central London, Britain June 09, 2015. REUTERS/Neil
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NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (Reuters) – What makes a grown woman cross an ocean and sleep for three nights on the street in a “pink princess tent” with her legs hanging out in the hope of seeing Britain’s Prince Harry and American Meghan Markle on their wedding day? Royal superfan Donna Werner poses with some of
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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – A British cooking show has sparked a lively debate across Southeast Asian over whether the widely popular chicken rendang dish should ever be crispy and where it originates from. Malaysian-born Zaleha Kadir Olpin served the spicy chicken alongside her nasi lemak, a traditional Malaysian dish, in the quarter-final of the BBC’s
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LUTON, England (Reuters) – Peugeot-maker PSA (PEUP.PA) has unveiled plans to raise output at its British Vauxhall van plant, in a pre-Brexit show of confidence that will raise pressure on sister brand Opel’s German workforce to offer concessions in labor talks. PSA, which last year acquired Opel/Vauxhall from General Motors (GM.N), will build Peugeot and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Fund managers in Britain, who hold other firms to account over their corporate governance, have among the highest gender pay and bonus gaps themselves, new data showed. People cast long shadows in the winter sunlight as they walk across a plaza in the Canary Wharf financial district of London, Britain, January 17,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, is due to have hip surgery on Wednesday at a private hospital in London. Police officers stand guard outside the King Edward VII’s Hospital where Britain’s Prince Philip has been admitted for surgery, in central London, Britain, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls Greek-born Philip
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LONDON (Reuters) – The head of Britain’s military research centre said on Tuesday it was unable yet to say whether the military-grade nerve agent that poisoned a Russian double-agent last month had been produced in Russia. Police officers guard the cordoned off area around the home of former Russian intelligence officer Sergei Skripal in Salisbury,
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LONDON (Reuters) – The company that makes British passports will challenge the decision to use a foreign firm in future, a government decision that some eurosceptics in the tabloid press have called unpatriotic. Prime Minister Theresa May announced post-Brexit Britain would change its passports from burgundy to blue – closer to how they looked before
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Queen Elizabeth, was admitted to hospital on Tuesday for surgery on his hip, Buckingham Palace said. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, leads members of the royal family as they arrive to attend the Christmas Day church service on the Sandringham estate
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