Britain

British police get a new weapon to fight corruption

2 months ago adcity Comments Off on British police get a new weapon to fight corruption
FOR successful crooks and corrupt foreign officials, Britain has long been a popular place to stash dodgy cash. Investing a few million pounds in a house in a discreet London neighbourhood is a neat way to hide stolen money. But Britain is getting tougher on such ruses. The government hopes that “unexplained-wealth orders”, part of Read More

Theresa May solves a problem in Europe but creates one in her party

2 months ago adcity Comments Off on Theresa May solves a problem in Europe but creates one in her party
THERESA MAY will face a lukewarm reception next week at the Conservative conference in Manchester, the first big party gathering since the disastrous election in June. It will be the second difficult pitch in a fortnight for the prime minister, who on September 22nd travelled to the balmier climes of Florence to deliver a speech Read More