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As We Celebrate Our Sovereign, Shouldn't We Be Challenging the EU's Attempted Theft of Our Sovereignty?

Philip White | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK Politics
Philip White

Though I've lived in the American Midwest for almost 11 years, I am still surprised by how batty many Americans are when it comes to the Royal Family.

Sucked Into The Vortex: Is The Eurozone Crisis Bringing Down The US And China?

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Worrying signs that eurozone woes are contaminating powerhouse economies in the United States and China triggered another slide on world markets today...

Greek Elections 2012 - Somebody Turn On The Lights

Gerard Papasimakopoulos | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Politics
Gerard Papasimakopoulos

Greece is bombing out the euro. Greece is going no place, the country's place is in the eurozone, anyone who says otherwise should be put away in the lunatic asylum right next to the Napoleons.

May and April Jottings

James Jackson | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Politics
James Jackson

April Fools - the LibDems believe themselves a serious force in British politics.

The Solution Can Not Be More Debt

Jill Shaw Ruddock | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Politics
Jill Shaw Ruddock

Proper budgeting has always kept households solvent. Whatever money or income you have to live on, you must be realistic about how much you need and budget accordingly. We all know when we don't have enough money; it becomes more and more important.

Brits Flock To Greece Despite Euro Crisis

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2012 | UK

British holiday bookings to crisis-hit Greece are soaring, despite the country's economic woes. As many as four million Britons could head for Gree...

Greek Euro Exit Could Set Off 'Chain Reaction Of Uncertainty'

PA | Posted 24.07.2012 | UK Politics

Greek exit from the euro could set off a "chain reaction of uncertainty" which would result in a "grinding slowdown in economic activity" across Europ...

Clegg Says Greek Exit Will Cause 'Irrevocable Damage'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Politics

A Greek withdrawal from the euro would cause "unpredictable, irrevocable damage" to the single currency that "no rational person" should advocate, Nic...

Cameron Calls For 'Lasting Solution' To Euro Turmoil

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK

David Cameron has called for a "lasting solution" to the eurozone crisis after enduring 18 EU summits on the subject since he became prime minister. ...

Austerity 'Least Difficult Option' For Greece

PA | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK Politics

Greece was urged again today to stick to its austerity plan as the "least difficult" way out of its economic crisis. The plea came after European C...

Silence Is 'Dangerous' For Cameron On Europe

Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

David Cameron has defended his decision to speak out on the eurozone crisis, saying it would be "dangerous" for him to stay silent. The prime minis...

Ken Clarke: Europe's Banking System Already 'In Tatters'

Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

Ken Clarke has delivered a stark warning about the consequences of Greece crashing out of the eurozone, saying Europe's banking system was already "in...

Ken Clarke: Europe's Banking System Already 'In Tatters'

PA | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK Politics

Ken Clarke delivered a stark warning about the consequences of Greece crashing out of the eurozone today, saying Europe's banking system was already "...

Cameron Warns Hollande 'UK Will Not Back Transaction Tax'

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Politics

David Cameron today issued a blunt warning to French President Francois Hollande that Britain would not accept a Europe-wide financial transaction tax...

Angela Merkel 'Suggests Greece Hold Euro Referendum'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suggested that Greece holds a referendum over its membership of the European single currency, according to a Greek...

FTSE Loses £80bn In One Week

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK

The eurozone storm showed no signs of clearing tonight as fears over Spain and Greece saw £80bn wiped from the value of London's leading shares index...

European Stock Markets Open Down, Asian Markets Record Losses | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

European markets open down, as Asian markets record heavy losses following a sell-off on Wall Street after Fitch warns of mass eurozone downgrades. ...

16 Spanish Banks And Santander UK Downgraded By Moody's

The Guardian | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

The credit rating agency Moody's has downgraded 16 Spanish banks along with Santander's UK arm, citing the Spanish government's reduced ability to sho...

Signs of Softening on Greece, But Too Little Too Late

Robert O'Daly | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Politics
Robert O'Daly

Following the failure on 15 May of the Greek president's last-ditch attempt to put together a parliamentary majority willing to back a government of unity, Greece is heading for another general election, probably on 17 June, the outcome of which is unlikely to reassure financial markets.

Greek Euro Exit Looms Closer As Banks Crumble | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

A tsunami of capital flight from Greece threatens to overwhelm the authorities, forcing the country out of the euro before fresh elections in June. ...

'We Will Do Whatever It Takes To Keep Greece In The Euro'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

Europe will do all it takes to keep Greece in the single currency, European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso has said. He told the United N...

Spain Calls For Calm After It Auctions Off Antonio Banderas

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Comedy

The Spanish government called for calm today after it sold off one of its biggest assets, Antonio Banderas. It appears that the auctioning of the ...

Euro Crisis: Spanish Bank's Shares Plummet 26%

The Guardian | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK

Bankia shares plunge after reports of customers withdrawing funds. European stock markets have fallen sharply following the news that Bankia's sha...

Olympic Torch To Come To UK

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Sport

The arrival of the Olympic Flame on British soil could be the trigger for the greatest buzz yet about the London 2012 Games, Lord Coe hopes. Lord C...

Greece To Hold Fresh Elections On June 17

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Politics

Greece is to hold fresh parliamentary elections on June 17 after talks aimed at forming a ruling coalition collapsed on Tuesday. The protracted de...