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Earlier in the week, HSBC said it will close its retail banking operation in Russia after just two years, following in the footsteps of British peer Barclays.
MOSCOW: HSBC, Europe's largest bank, is to close its retail banking operation in Russia after just two years, following in the footsteps of British peer Barclays.
Canadian-born Black, a British peer who once led the world's third-largest newspaper publisher with titles including the Jerusalem Post, Canada's National Post and the Chicago Sun-Times, entered a Florida prison in March 2008.
The Canadian-born Black, a British peer who once led the world's third-largest newspaper publisher, with titles including London's Daily Telegraph, Canada's National Post and the Chicago Sun-Times, entered a Florida prison in March 2008.
The appointment of Mr Herman Van Rompuy, the Belgian prime minister, to be the first full-time EU president, and that of the British peer baroness Catherine Ashton to be the EU's foreign policy chief, (both of them relative unknowns) have been widely seen as disappointments and the waste of a chance to put the EU on the world stage by appointing well-known, assertive figures.
He had been invited by a British peer to show his controversial 17-minute film Fitna, which criticises the Koran as a "fascist book", in the House of Lords.
Summary: Moroccan Foreign Minister, TaE[macron]b Fassi Fihri held, here Monday talks with his British peer, David Miliband on ways to further bolster bilateral cooperation in all fields, as well as the issue of the Moroccan Sahara.
A British peer who branded nurses 'grubby, drunken and promiscuous' during a debate in the House of Lords has earned the wrath of nursing leaders, government ministers and his own party.
The former Canadian citizen and British peer remains free on a $21 million bond, pending a hearing on Thursday.
While Freidheim declined to take any personal shots at Black, the deposed newspaper mogul and British peer felt no such restraint -- at one point referring to Freidheim as a "septuagenarian banana marketer." Freidheim, 71, was CEO of Chiquita Brand International at one time.
In "The Adventure of the Noble Bachelor," a British peer's American wife disappears right after their wedding ceremony.
SHAMED British Peer Lord Archer has been given an ultimatum: any more diary writing and you'll be back in tough Lincoln Jail.

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