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Supermarket price war predictions for UK economy – #VoRUK

Britain’s economic recovery has been put in doubt new figures showing a record fall in food sales in the UK. Fierce price wars between high street chains led by companies like Aldi and Lidl are partly

Source: voiceofrussia.com

News  from Voice of Russia UK today just in supermarkets are having to drop prices to compete. The UK Edition VoRUK announced today a change in food prices. Supermarkets like Tesco are caught up in a price war. 

 

The prices are changing in UK supermarkets again. Find out the top 3 supermarkets to do your groceries in over on Voice of Russia UK.

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Telling It Like It Is – TuneIn – VoRUK – This Weeks News

The execution of the journalist James Foley, the media frenzy surrounding Sir Cliff Richard and the press conference given by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange are among the subjects tackled by the Ind

Source: voiceofrussia.com

Telling It Like It Is – TuneIn – VoRUK – This Weeks News in the United Kingdom via The Voice of Russia. Just listened to the show its really good have a listen see what you think. Telling It Like It Is, VoRUK, Alexander Nekrassov, Julian Assange, Wikileaks, Maggie Pagano, James Foley, Sir Cliff Richard, TuneIn, News

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Russia and Ukraine agree aid convoy border inspection rules

International officials of the Red Cross have agreed with Russian and Ukrainian authorities on border and customs control procedures for the Russian relief aid convoy bound for embattled east Ukraine,

Source: voiceofrussia.com

The aid convoy in the news this week from Red Cross and Russia came into scrutiny for sending help to people struggling in Ukraine. The reason was something to do with paper work and asking for permission to help out evacuating civilians from the towns of Khryaschuvate and Novosvitlivka. They have come to an agreement and aid continues to get to the people who most need it.

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Libor rate rigging scandal – Bank Chambers

Six years after the global recession, triggered by the financial crisis, fresh evidence is emerging of misconduct and collusion in Britain’s banks. The state-backed Lloyds Group is the latest bank to

Source: voiceofrussia.com

Fresh evidence about conduct of British bankers in the UK seems to suggest a few mistakes. The state owned banks are having to implement new measures to regulate staff bonuses that go back anything up to seven years ago. The reason for this seems to be fines have been imposed on banks. The pressure is on.

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Telling It Like It Is – Maggie Pagano Alexander Nekrassov and Brendan Cole [Audio Link]

Topics discussed by the former Kremlin adviser and political analyst Alexander Nekrassov, and The Independent representative Maggie Pagano. Source: voiceofrussia.com

Listen to todays audio over on the Voice of Russia Financial News. commonwealth games, sanctions, Russia, MH17, city of London, student loans and british banking programmes.

MH17 plane crash and the Ukraine crisis

Ukraine MH17 plane crash news from CCTV America. Latest video interviews from people on the ground, journalists in Ukraine and representatives and speakers of countries around the world give reports of what they have noticed these past few days.

Source: www.cctv-america.com

CCTV America Live shares the latest interviews with journalists about the ongoing investigation into the MH17 Malaysian Boeing 777 flight over Ukraine. The investigations are still ongoing. Most of the information here is still unclear. See for yourself what the interviews reveal over on CCTV America News.

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“FGM is a universal issue” – YouTube

Read more: http://voiceofrussia.com/uk/news/2014_07_21/FGM-is-a-universal-issue-8231/ Female genital mutilation, or FGM, is defined by the World Health Organ…

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Old muslim laws that talk about women in a very damaging way needs to be stopped. A panel of women over on Voice of Russia UK got together to discuss the way forward to ending this once and for all. Female genital mutilation  is thanks to Women’s rights and the FGM decreasing around the world.  The campaign is supported by Gates and other organisations. Lets see this end soon. Listen to the audio interview. Juliet Spare interviews a panel of women who all have views to contribute.

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Gaza: Palestinian and Israel – Voice of Russia – UK Edition

At least 40 Palestinians were killed today by Israeli shelling in the Shejaia district in northeast Gaza, health officials said. The mass casualties were the heaviest since Israel launched its offensive on the Palestinian territory on July 8 after cross-border rocket strikes by militants intensified. Israel, which sent ground forces into Gaza on Thursday, said today it was beefing up its military presence there.

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The news in Israel does not make easy reading. It effects real people in this popular area of the world. Everyone are hoping for peace some time soon. Until then its good to understand what is going on in the area. The Voice of Russia UK reports the news as objectively as possible in 2014. I like to listen live and keep up to date with news as it happens.

Telling It Like It Is: Gove + Cameron /VORUK/Alexander Nekrassov/Time Ecot/Brendan Cole

David Cameron’s Cabinet reshuffle, female bishops and Anglican church service news are among the topics discussed by political commentator Alexander Nekrassov , Brendan Cole and Tim Ecott.

Source: voiceofrussia.com

 Politics in the UK. Behind the scenes news about future coalition government. Reddit fans comment here: http://go.shr.lc/1kD40hY    via @shareaholic

 

Follow Brendan Cole on Twitter >> @brendanmarkcole 

Follow Alexander Nekrassov here > @StirringTrouble

Voice of Russia UK Twitter –>> @VoiceofRussiaUK

 

 

Ed Miliband will visit Washington and speak to US President Barack Obama – UK Politics

The British leader of the opposition – Ed Miliband – is expected to visit Washington early next week – where he’ll have a ‘brush-by meeting’ with US President Barack Obama. Dr James Boyes is a US poli

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This is a big oppurtunity for the UK and Ed Miliband to have a good chat about politics to the US Prime Minister Barack Obama. Join in the conversation over on Reddit Uk Politics. Preferably give it thumbs up, thumbs down might mean it disappears so be sure to leave your comments. If you get chance listen live to radio VR news. Here is the link >> http://go.shr.lc/1n1aGut