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UK car pollution checks dropped five years ago - BBC News


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UK car pollution checks dropped five years ago
BBC News
A programme to double-check if older cars are breaking pollution laws was dropped by the government five years ago, the BBC can reveal. The Department for Transport used to take random cars off the road and then test the levels of dangerous gases ...

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UK announces cut in solar subsidies - BBC News


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UK announces cut in solar subsidies
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UK Energy Secretary Amber Rudd said: "We have to get the balance right and I am clear that subsidies should be temporary, not part of a permanent business model. "When the cost of technologies come down, so should the consumer-funded support".
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VIDEO: How do you test a car's emissions?

BBC News visited Emission Analytics in London to find out about one common method of doing a detailed measurement.

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Travelling to work 'is work'

Time spent travelling to and from first and last appointments by workers without a fixed office should be seen as working time, the European Court of Justice rules.

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The UK 'won't hesitate' to carry out more deadly drone strikes after it killed ... - Business Insider


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The UK 'won't hesitate' to carry out more deadly drone strikes after it killed ...
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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain will not hesitate to carry out more deadly drone strikes against militants in Syria planning attacks on the United Kingdom, defense minister Michael Fallon said on Tuesday, as he defended the killing of a British Islamic ...
Cameron Says U.K. to Resettle 20000 Refugees Over Five YearsBloomberg
Migrant crisis: UK aid budget will help fund refugees response - OsborneBBC News
Syria Conflict Update: Syria Instructs UK Military To Back Down With Its ...International Business Times
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