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£30m NHS Bill For Overseas Patients



HEALTH, UK December 20, 2016


Overseas patients left the NHS with an unpaid bill of £30m in one year, an investigation has found. Sky News has reported.Patients not entitled to free treatment on the health service owed £29,530,378 in 2015/16, accor...

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China Online Fashion Inspires European Amazon Rival



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK December 20, 2016


The new firm follows a similar model to Alibaba, Shangpin and other Chinese 'etailers' and hopes to secure a larger share of the online clothing market - Photo Credit - Pixabay A German online retailer, Zalando, has taken in...

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Fog, flights and strikes: Merry Christmas



UK, LONDON LIFE December 19, 2016


British families hoping to go abroad over the Christmas period are waiting to see if they will be  disappointed as fog and the threat of industrial action disrupts flights. Heathrow and Gatwick, the two main airports in the ...

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Terracotta Warriors return to UK



CHINA , UK, CULTURE, EAST MEETS WEST December 19, 2016


Terracotta warriors will visit Liverpool's World Museum in 2018. Photo: Pixabay The famous terracotta warriors of China’s first emperor,  Qin Shihuangdi, that were discovered in 1974 and have become one of the most fas...

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Topshop Coming to China



BUSINESS, CHINA , UK December 19, 2016


Arcadia Group owner Philip Green and friends pictured at the opening of an international Topshop branch in Las Vegas, Nevada. Photo credit - Arcadia Group One of the UK's leading high-street fashion chains, Topshop, is set to ope...

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