January 24, 2020
Metropolitan Police Service of London announces that the force will soon begin to use "Live Facial Recognition" (LFR) technology deployed around London to identify people of interest as they appear in surveillance video and alert officers to their location.
London's tech firms secure around $4 billion in capital from VCs.
September 23, 2019
London overtakes New York for FinTech investment deals.
London announces its willingness to become the world's first National Park City, with the intention of making the city a nicer place for human, plant and animal residents alike.
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They both carved out sterling reputations as military and political leaders over years of public service. But both also saw their legacies tarnished by the long, bloody war in Iraq.Former Secretary of State Colin Powell and former Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld are among the many noteworthy people who died in 2021.
October 19, 2021
LONDON (AP) -- The United Kingdom announced plans Tuesday to stop installing home heating that uses fossil fuels by 2035 as the government hosted a meeting aimed at attracting billions of dollars in foreign investment for green projects in Britain.
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October 13, 2021
Shares were mixed in Asia on Wednesday as traders waited for updates on inflation and corporate earnings.
October 13, 2021
The European Commission will on Wednesday put to Britain a package of measures to ease the transit of goods to Northern Ireland, while stopping short of the overhaul London is demanding of post-Brexit trading rules for the province.
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October 12, 2021
Experts giving evidence to the House of Lords have said that UK police use of facial-recognition technology is disproportionate and ineffective, and further questioned the utility of algorithmic crime 'prediction' tools