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A survey of 2,000 people highlighted Oxford as a hotspot of gentlemanly behaviour.

Oxford has been named the UK city home to the most gentlemen

The historic city of Oxford beat city-boy hotspot London to first place.
Always be sure to use a designated pedestrian crossing when crossing the road in the US.

From smoking in Singapore to dancing after dark in Japan — doing any of these 13 things could get you in trouble while travelling abroad

Simple things like crossing the street or packing paracetamol in your suitcase can land you in trouble in some countries.
A worker lifts a box at Amazon's new fulfilment centre after it was opened by Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond in Dunfermline, Scotland, November 15, 2011.

UK productivity grows at its fastest rate in over 6 years — and unemployment falls again

59,000 fewer people were out of work in the period between July and September, according to data from the Office for National Statistics.

EXCLUSIVE: Barclays security chief takes leave of absence

Barclays' security chief Troels Oerting left the bank on Tuesday, taking a leave of absence.
European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi (L) and Bank of England governor Mark Carney arrive at the Bank of England's Open Forum 2015 conference on financial regulation, in London.

BLANCHFLOWER: The looming Bank of England rate hikes rekindles ‘feeling of August 2008’

In 2008, the Bank of England was hiking rates the UK and global economies slipping into their worst recessions in generations.
Out of 2.2 million users in the UK, these 15 are the most popular.

These are the 15 most-wanted singles in the UK, according to dating app Happn

Out of 2.2 million users in the UK, these 15 singles are the most sought-after.
A fire officer works at the scene after an attack on Westminster Bridge in London, March 22, 2017.

ISIS might have lost its caliphate, but Britain says it’s more worried than ever about ISIS-inspired attacks

After the fall of Raqqa this week ISIS no longer holds much territorial power. But British agencies claim the threat of terrorism in the UK is higher than ever.
President Donald Trump.

Trump links rise in UK crimes to ‘radical Islamic terror’ without evidence

President Donald Trump has been criticized several times for politicizing terrorist attacks and pushing policies that seem to discriminate against Muslims.
Goldman Sachs Chairman and CEO Lloyd Blankfein attends the Clinton Global Initiative), on September 24, 2014

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein trolls the UK on Twitter

Goldman Sachs CEO tweets about Brexit after visiting Frankfurt.
Kevin Wilshaw was still operating in neo-Nazi circles as recently as earlier this year, but he put his past behind him in an interview on Channel 4 News on Tuesday

A prominent English neo-Nazi quit the movement, acknowledged his Jewish roots, and came out as gay

Kevin Wilshaw was active in neo-Nazi groups for decades. But now he says he has left the movement and has opened up about his Jewish roots and his gay identity.