british capital :
- n the capital and largest city of England; located on the Thames in southeastern England; financial and industrial and cultural center
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- Firms warn British staff of protests before G8 summit
By Michael Holden LONDON (Reuters) - Some of the world's biggest hedge funds, private equity firms and banks have warned their staff in London to take precautions in the event of disruption during a protest on Tuesday planned by anti-capitalist activists ahead of the G8 summit. The demonstrators say they will stage a "Carnival Against Capitalism" across the British capital to kick off a week of ...
June 10, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News
- British police say fire at London Islamic school suspicious
LONDON (Reuters) - A fire at an Islamic boarding school in London late on Saturday night is being treated as suspicious, the police said, just days after a mosque was burnt down in another part of the British capital in a suspected arson attack. In an incident likely to stoke fears that an anti-Muslim backlash is under way after the killing of a British soldier on a London street last month ...
June 9, 2013 - Reuters via Yahoo! News