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Signing of new law in Russia which could hamper work of NGOs

Comments Off | 05-25-2015

Minister for Europe, David Lidington, has expressed deep concern about the adoption of a law which could hamper the ability of international human rights non-governmental organisations (NGO) to work in Russia and support Russian civil society.
Following President Putin’s signing of a law allowing foreign and international non-governmental organisations operating in Russia to be labelled “undesirable”

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£1.67 million awarded to planetary exploration projects

Comments Off | 03-23-2015

The UK Space Agency is pleased to announce that 7 proposals have been awarded funding, totalling £1.67 million, for research related to ESA’s planetary exploration programme.
A high volume of bids of an excellent standard were received, highlighting the diverse and skilled nature of the UK’s internationally recognised planetary science.
The successful applicants include Prof Andrew Coates

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Migrant ‘health surcharge’ to raise £200 million a year

Comments Off | 03-23-2015

Legislation coming into effect on 6 April means that nationals from outside the European Economic Area (EEA) coming to the UK for longer than six months will be required to pay a ‘health surcharge’ when they make their immigration application. It will also be paid by non-EEA nationals already in the UK who apply to

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Budget 2015 confirms Long Term Economic Plan for the South East and sets out next steps to do more.

Comments Off | 03-23-2015

The Chancellor has set out further steps to boost economic success in the South East to ensure that the region continues to play a significant role in a truly national recovery
The new measures will help build on government investment in the South East, both via locally targeted and national schemes
As important next steps in the

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