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New institute to help narrow the health gap

Nov 21, 2011 09:14 GMT
A new UCL (University College London) Institute that aims to reduce health inequalities...

Demonstrations in Cairo, Alexandria and Suez

Nov 21, 2011 09:10 GMT
There are ongoing violent confrontations between security forces and demonstrators in T...

Travel update: Astonbury Limited ceases trading

Nov 18, 2011 09:18 GMT
Astonbury Limited, trading as Skyjet and Skyjet Travel have ceased trading with immedia...

Foreign Office Minister visits rural China

Nov 18, 2011 09:17 GMT
Foreign Office Minister Jeremy Browne visited Zhongfeng Township in Sichuan Province to...

Pupils take on an international challenge in EU Mock Council

Nov 17, 2011 10:35 GMT
Students represent EU States and Institutions in a debate on the Arab spring and the ec...

Sea France suspend cross-channel services

Nov 16, 2011 15:24 GMT
Sea France have suspended all of its cross-channel ferry services. Passengers are being...

Minister for the Middle East Alistair Burt condemns upsurge in Yemen violence

Nov 15, 2011 13:03 GMT
Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt has issued a statement following the attacks over...

Minister for Africa urges restraint after Sudanese aerial attacks

Nov 11, 2011 10:25 GMT
Foreign Office Minister Henry Bellingham: "I condemn these actions that have once again...

Foreign Secretary announces UK priorities for UK Chairmanship of Council of Europe

Nov 08, 2011 10:19 GMT
The Foreign Secretary attended an official Ceremony in Strasbourg today to mark the han...

UK concerned by call for a boycott of Liberia's Presidential run-off election

Nov 08, 2011 10:18 GMT
A Foreign Office Spokesperson said that the 8 November poll is an opportunity to consol...