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Albert George Cocksedge (4 September 1892 – 30 September 1973) was a British gymnast who competed in the 1920 Summer Olympics and a member of the 1924 Summer Olympics team, though he did not compete.
An academic degree is a qualification awarded to students upon successful completion of a course of study in higher education, normally at a college or university.
Actuarial science is the discipline that applies mathematical and statistical methods to assess risk in insurance, finance and other industries and professions.
Adam Fleming is a British news reporter, currently working as a political correspondent for BBC News and reporter for Daily Politics.
Aeronautics (from the ancient Greek words ὰήρ āēr, which means "air", and ναυτική nautikē which means "navigation", i.e. "navigation into the air") is the science or art involved with the study, design, and manufacturing of air flight capable machines, and the techniques of operating aircraft and rockets within the atmosphere.
Aix-Marseille University (AMU; Aix-Marseille Université; formally incorporated as Université d'Aix-Marseille) is a public research university located in Provence, southern France.
Al Jazeera (translit,, literally "The Island", though referring to the Arabian Peninsula in context), also known as JSC (Jazeera Satellite Channel), is a state-funded broadcaster in Doha, Qatar, owned by the Al Jazeera Media Network.
Alex Graham (born 1953) is a Scottish independent television producer and journalist.
Jamshid Ali Dizaei (جمشید علی دیزایی) (born 1962) is a former Commander in London's Metropolitan Police Service, Iranian-born with dual nationality, and formerly one of Britain's more senior Muslim police officers.
The company had its roots in a national centre set up in 1946 for the development and manufacture of radioactive materials for peacetime uses in medicine, scientific research and industry.
Anthony Hunt (born 1932) is a structural engineer of numerous world-renowned buildings, with a career spanning from the 1950s until his retirement in 2002.
Apollo 15 was the ninth manned mission in the United States' Apollo program, the fourth to land on the Moon, and the eighth successful manned mission.
Apsara Reddy is an Indian transgender woman who is a journalist.
Aris Spiliotopoulos (Άρης Σπηλιωτόπουλος) (born 28 October 1966.) is a Greek politician of the New Democracy party.
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is an international learned society for computing.
The Association of MBAs (AMBA) is a global organisation founded in 1967 which focuses primarily on international business school accreditation and membership.
The Australian Labor Party (ALP, also Labor, was Labour before 1912) is a political party in Australia.
BAE Systems plc is a British multinational defence, security, and aerospace company.
Barbara Serra (born 19 August 1974) is an Italian-born British-based broadcast journalist and TV newsreader.
Barristers in England and Wales are one of the two main categories of lawyer in England and Wales, the other being solicitors.
The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
BBC Weather is the BBC's department in charge of preparing and broadcasting weather forecasts.
William George "Bill" Thompson (born 6 October 1960) is an English technology writer, best known for his weekly column in the Technology section of BBC News Online and his appearances on Click, a radio show on the BBC World Service.
Birkbeck, University of London (formally, Birkbeck College; informally, Birkbeck), is a public research university located in Bloomsbury, London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
At the 1908 Summer Olympics, five boxing events were contested.
BP plc (stylised as bp), formerly British Petroleum, is a British multinational oil and gas company headquartered in London, England.
Sir Brendan Paul Barber (born 3 April 1951) is a British trade union official.
Brian Wynter (born in Jamaica, 1959) is a Jamaican banker and financial regulator, who is notable for his work with the Financial Services Commission (FSC).
Bridget Jones's Diary is a 2001 romantic comedy film directed by Sharon Maguire and written by Richard Curtis, Andrew Davies, and Helen Fielding.
Sir Maurice Wilkes served as first President of BCS in 1957. The British Computer Society (BCS) is a professional body and a learned society that represents those working in Information Technology, both in the United Kingdom and internationally.
The British Psychological Society (BPS) is a representative body for psychologists and psychology in the United Kingdom.
Cass Business School (short for the Sir John Cass Business School) was established in 1966, and is City, University of London's business school, located in the St Luke's area.
Catherine Pepinster (born 7 July 1959) is an English editor, historian, commentator and writer with a focus on theology, Catholic and Anglican ecumenism, church history, and religion and politics.
CBBC (short for Children's BBC) is a British children's television strand owned by the BBC and aimed for children aged from 6 to 12.
The Central Bank of Myanmar (abbreviated CBM) is the central bank of Myanmar (formerly Burma).
Central London is the innermost part of London, in the United Kingdom, spanning several boroughs.
A chancellor is a leader of a college or university, usually either the executive or ceremonial head of the university or of a university campus within a university system.
Channel 4 News is the main news programme on British television broadcaster Channel 4.
Channel 5 is a British commercial television network.
Charles University, known also as Charles University in Prague (Univerzita Karlova; Universitas Carolina; Karls-Universität) or historically as the University of Prague (Universitas Pragensis), is the oldest and largest university in the Czech Republic. Founded in 1348, it was the first university in Central Europe. It is one of the oldest universities in Europe in continuous operation and ranks in the upper 1.5 percent of the world’s best universities. Its seal shows its protector Emperor Charles IV, with his coats of arms as King of the Romans and King of Bohemia, kneeling in front of St. Wenceslas, the patron saint of Bohemia. It is surrounded by the inscription, Sigillum Universitatis Scolarium Studii Pragensis (Seal of the Prague academia).
The Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals is a professional body for librarians, information specialists and knowledge managers in the United Kingdom.
The China Banking Regulatory Commission (CBRC) is an agency of the People's Republic of China (PRC) authorised by the State Council to regulate the banking sector of the PRC except the territories of Hong Kong and Macau, both of which are special administrative regions.
The China Development Bank (CDB) is a financial institution in the People's Republic of China (PRC) led by a cabinet minister level Governor, under the direct jurisdiction of the State Council.
Chloë Catienne Fox (born 22 February 1971) is an Australian politician who represented the South Australian House of Assembly seat of Bright from 2006 to 2014 for the Australian Labor Party.
The City Law School is one of the five schools of City, University of London.
The City of London is a city and county that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district (CBD) of London.
The City of London Police is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement within the City of London, including the Middle and Inner Temples.
The City University of New York (CUNY) is the public university system of New York City, and the largest urban university system in the United States.
The clarinet is a musical-instrument family belonging to the group known as the woodwind instruments.
Clement Richard Attlee, 1st Earl Attlee, (3 January 1883 – 8 October 1967) was a British statesman of the Labour Party who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1945 to 1951 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1935 to 1955.
Clerkenwell is an area of central and north London, England.
A coat of arms is a heraldic visual design on an escutcheon (i.e., shield), surcoat, or tabard.
The coaxial escapement is a type of modern watch escapement mechanism invented by English watchmaker George Daniels.
Edward Colin Cherry (23 June 1914 – 23 November 1979) was a British cognitive scientist whose main contributions were in focused auditory attention, specifically the cocktail party problem regarding the capacity to follow one conversation while many other conversations are going on in a noisy room.
A college of advanced technology (CAT) was a type of higher education institution established in 1956 in England and Wales following the publication of a government white paper on technical education which listed 24 technical colleges in receipt of 75% grant for parts of their advanced work.
The Conservative Party, officially the Conservative and Unionist Party, is a centre-right political party in the United Kingdom.
The Courtauld Institute of Art, commonly referred to as The Courtauld, is a self-governing college of the University of London specialising in the study of the history of art and conservation.
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David Hirsh (born 29 September 1967) is a lecturer in Sociology at Goldsmiths College, University of London, and the founder of Engage, a campaign against the academic boycott of Israel.
David Lindon Lammy, (born 19 July 1972) is a British Labour Party politician, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tottenham since 2000.
David Leigh (born 1946) is a British journalist and author who was the investigations executive editor of The Guardian.
David Francis Marks (born 1945) is a psychologist, author and editor of twenty-five books largely concerned with four areas of psychological research – health psychology, consciousness, parapsychology and intelligence.
David Linsay Willetts, Baron Willetts, (born 9 March 1956) is an English Conservative Party politician, life peer, and academic.
Professor David William Rhind CBE FRS FBA is a British geographer and expert on geographic information systems (GIS).
Denis Arthur Smalley (born 1946 in Nelson, New Zealand) is a composer of electroacoustic music, with a special interest in acousmatic music.
The Department of Journalism at City, University of London, is a journalism school in London.
The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) was a United Kingdom government department formed on 19 October 1970.
Dermot John Murnaghan (born 26 December 1957) is a British broadcaster.
Sir Richard Lake Olver FREng (born 2 January 1947) was the chairman of BAE Systems, one of the world's largest defence contractors.
A doctorate (from Latin docere, "to teach") or doctor's degree (from Latin doctor, "teacher") or doctoral degree (from the ancient formalism licentia docendi) is an academic degree awarded by universities that is, in most countries, a research degree that qualifies the holder to teach at the university level in the degree's field, or to work in a specific profession.
Donal MacIntyre (born 25 January 1966) is an Irish investigative journalist, specialising in investigations, undercover operations and television exposés.
Dow Jones & Company is an American publishing and financial information firm that has been owned by News Corp. since 2007.
Durham University (legally the University of Durham) is a collegiate public research university in Durham, North East England, with a second campus in Stockton-on-Tees.
Durmuş Yılmaz is a Turkish economist and was the Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey between 2006 and 2011.
The East End of London, usually called the East End, is the historic core of wider East London, east of the Roman and medieval walls of the City of London, and north of the River Thames.
EasyGroup (styled as easyGroup, incorporated as EasyGroup Holdings Ltd), founded in 1998, is the holding company controlling the "easy" family of brands.
Sir Edward Walter Parkes, DL, FREng (born 19 May 1926) was Vice-Chancellor of City University London from 1974 to 1978 and of the University of Leeds from 1983 to 1991.
The EFMD Quality Improvement System (EQUIS) is a school accreditation system.
Bright is a former electorate for the South Australian House of Assembly.
Ellie Crisell (born 19 July 1976) is an English journalist and television presenter working for the BBC.
Ellie Levenson (born July 1978) is a freelance journalist and author in the United Kingdom.
Emily Margesson Buchanan (born 7 October 1958) is a British journalist who has worked for the BBC, in both radio and television.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is a non-departmental public body in England and Wales, established by the Equality Act 2006 with effect from 1 October 2007.
Eric Clifford Ambler OBE (28 June 1909 – 22 October 1998) was an influential British author of thrillers, in particular spy novels, who introduced a new realism to the genre.
The European Commission (EC) is an institution of the European Union, responsible for proposing legislation, implementing decisions, upholding the EU treaties and managing the day-to-day business of the EU.
An ex officio member is a member of a body (a board, committee, council, etc.) who is part of it by virtue of holding another office.
EXIT were a performance art group during the mid-1970s.
Family law (also called matrimonial law or the law of domestic relations) is an area of the law that deals with family matters and domestic relations.
Fifth Gear is a British motoring television magazine series.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is a financial regulatory body in the United Kingdom, but operates independently of the UK Government, and is financed by charging fees to members of the financial services industry.
The Financial Times (FT) is a Japanese-owned (since 2015), English-language international daily newspaper headquartered in London, with a special emphasis on business and economic news.
Finsbury is a district of Central London, England.
Formula One (also Formula 1 or F1) is the highest class of single-seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) and owned by the Formula One Group.
A fossil fuel is a fuel formed by natural processes, such as anaerobic decomposition of buried dead organisms, containing energy originating in ancient photosynthesis.
Fossil fuel divestment or fossil fuel divestment and investment in climate solutions is the removal of investment assets including stocks, bonds, and investment funds from companies involved in extracting fossil fuels, in an attempt to reduce climate change by tackling its ultimate causes.
Sir Frederick Handley Page, CBE, FRAeS (15 November 1885 – 21 April 1962) was an English industrialist who was a pioneer in the aircraft industry and became known as the father of the heavy bomber.
The Free University of Berlin (Freie Universität Berlin, often abbreviated as FU Berlin or simply FU) is a research university located in Berlin, Germany.
Freedom of information legislation in the United Kingdom is controlled by two Acts of the United Kingdom and Scottish Parliaments respectively, which both came into force on 1 January 2005.
Gamal Fahnbulleh is a British broadcast journalist and presenter employed by Sky News.
Gavin Ramjaun (born 13 December 1983) is a journalist known for his work with the BBC, Sky Sports and ITV Breakfast.
General Electric Company (GE) is an American multinational conglomerate incorporated in New York and headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts.
George Daniels, CBE, DSc, FBHI, FSA, AHCI (19 August 1926 – 21 October 2011) was a British horologist who was considered to be the best in the world during his lifetime.
Gillian Joseph (born 20 July 1969) is a British newscaster currently working for Sky News.
Goldsmiths, University of London, is a public research university in London, England, specialising in the arts, design, humanities, and social sciences.
Goswell Road is a road in central London.
The Governor-General of Pakistan (گورنر جنرل پاکستان), was the representative in Pakistan of the British monarch, from the country's independence in 1947.
Andaz London Liverpool Street is a 5 star hotel in central London, situated immediately south of Liverpool Street station, originally built as the Great Eastern Hotel in 1884.
The Guildhall School of Music and Drama is an independent music and dramatic arts school which was founded in 1880 in London, England.
Gymnastics is a sport that requires balance, strength, flexibility, agility, coordination, and endurance.
Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, (12 September 1852 – 15 February 1928), generally known as H. H. Asquith, was a British statesman of the Liberal Party who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1908 to 1916.
The Handley Page Type A, sometimes called "Bluebird" and later designated HP.1, was the first powered aircraft designed and built by Frederick Handley Page.
On 23 July 2004, the Member of Parliament for Hartlepool, in England, Peter Mandelson (Labour), was nominated as the United Kingdom's new European Commissioner.
Havant is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2015 by Alan Mak.
The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC, formerly the Health Professions Council, HPC) is a statutory regulator of over 344,000 professionals from 16 health and care professions in the United Kingdom.
A heat shield is designed to shield a substance from absorbing excessive heat from an outside source by either dissipating, reflecting or simply absorbing the heat.
The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) was a non-departmental public body in the United Kingdom, which was responsible for the distribution of funding for higher education to universities and further education colleges in England since 1992.
Holborn is a district in the London boroughs of Camden and City of Westminster and a locality in the ward of Farringdon Without in the City of London.
Honeywell International Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate company that produces a variety of commercial and consumer products, engineering services and aerospace systems for a wide variety of customers, from private consumers to major corporations and governments.
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is a public university located in Hung Hom, Hong Kong.
An honorary degree, in Latin a degree honoris causa ("for the sake of the honor") or ad honorem ("to the honor"), is an academic degree for which a university (or other degree-awarding institution) has waived the usual requirements, such as matriculation, residence, a dissertation and the passing of comprehensive examinations.
Horology ("the study of time", related to Latin horologium from Greek ὡρολόγιον, "instrument for telling the hour", from ὥρα hṓra "hour; time" and -o- interfix and suffix -logy) is the study of the measurement of time.
Houda Ezra Ebrahim Nonoo (هدى عزرا نونو; born September 7, 1964) served as the Bahraini Ambassador to the United States from 2008 to 2013.
Ian Malcolm Livingstone (born 22 May 1962) is a British billionaire property developer, through the privately held London & Regional Properties, owned jointly with his brother Richard Livingstone.
Ian Saville (born 30 April 1953) is an English magician whose act incorporates ventriloquism and comedy.
Imogen Edwards-Jones (born June 1968, Birmingham), is a British writer, author and journalist, who blogs for doyoutravel.com and Get the Gloss.
Imperial College London (officially Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom.
The Indian independence movement encompassed activities and ideas aiming to end the East India Company rule (1757–1857) and the British Indian Empire (1857–1947) in the Indian subcontinent.
Information science is a field primarily concerned with the analysis, collection, classification, manipulation, storage, retrieval, movement, dissemination, and protection of information.
An institute of technology (also: university of technology, polytechnic university, technikon, and technical university) is a type of university which specializes in engineering, technology, applied science, and sometimes natural sciences.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is an independent professional association for civil engineers and a charitable body in the United Kingdom.
International relations (IR) or international affairs (IA) — commonly also referred to as international studies (IS) or global studies (GS) — is the study of interconnectedness of politics, economics and law on a global level.
The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) was a NATO-led security mission in Afghanistan, established by the United Nations Security Council in December 2001 by Resolution 1386, as envisaged by the Bonn Agreement.
INTO University Partnerships is a British limited-liability partnership that specializes in setting up joint ventures with universities.
Islington is a district in Greater London, England, and part of the London Borough of Islington.
ITV is a British commercial TV network.
Jamal Nazrul Islam (24 February 1939 – 16 March 2013) was a Bangladeshi mathematical physicist and cosmologist.
Lieutenant General Sir James Benjamin "Jim" Dutton, KCB, CBE, KStJ, ADC (born 21 February 1954) was the Governor of Gibraltar and is a retired Royal Marines officer.
James Maurice Hart, CBE, QPM, was Commissioner of the City of London Police between June 2002 and June 2006.
James Joseph Greco (born January 4, 1958) is an American businessman and entrepreneur.
Sir James Sharp Tait (13 June 1912 – 18 February 1998) was a Scottish electrical engineer who was the first Vice-Chancellor of the City University, London.
Jawaharlal Nehru (14 November 1889 – 27 May 1964) was the first Prime Minister of India and a central figure in Indian politics before and after independence.
Dr Jerry Fishenden has been referred to as "one of the UK’s leading authorities in the world of technology", and appears regularly in a variety of mainstream media.
Jerusalem (יְרוּשָׁלַיִם; القُدس) is a city in the Middle East, located on a plateau in the Judaean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.
Jet Republic was a privately held company jet company that offered private jet cards and share ownership (sometimes known as fractional ownership).
Joanna Blythman (born 1956) is a British investigative food journalist and writer and a commentator on the British food chain who has covered subjects including salmon farming, supermarkets, intensive pineapple production, bird flu and the causes of obesity.
Joel Rubin (born October 14, 1955 in Los Angeles) is a Jewish musician and a leading performer of klezmer music.
John Brignell, Ph.D., is a retired Professor of Industrial Instrumentation at University of Southampton.
Sir John Cass (February 1661 – 5 July 1718) was a merchant, politician and philanthropist.
John F. Loder (7 April 1946 – 12 August 2005) was an English sound engineer, record producer and founder of Southern Studios, as well as a former member of EXIT and co-founder of the Southern Records distribution company with his wife Sue.
John Palmer (1959) is a British composer, pianist and musicologist.
Julia Gomelskaya (Юлия Александровна Гомельская, Юлія Олександрівна Гомельська; 11 March 1964 – 4 December 2016) was a Ukrainian composer of contemporary classical music.
Julius Weinberg is a British academic and previously the Vice-Chancellor of Kingston University.
Kevin Patrick Smith (born August 2, 1970) is an American filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, author, and podcaster.
King's College London (informally King's or KCL) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, and a founding constituent college of the federal University of London.
Kirsty Lang (born 1962) is a British journalist and broadcaster who works for BBC Radio and Television.
The Knesset (הַכְּנֶסֶת; lit. "the gathering" or "assembly"; الكنيست) is the unicameral national legislature of Israel.
Leonard Bruce Archer CBE (22 November 1922 – 16 May 2005) was a British mechanical engineer and later Professor of Design Research at the Royal College of Art who championed research in design, and helped to establish design as an academic discipline.
The Labour Party is a centre-left political party in the United Kingdom.
The Liberal Democrats (often referred to as Lib Dems) are a liberal British political party, formed in 1988 as a merger of the Liberal Party and the Social Democratic Party (SDP), a splinter group from the Labour Party, which had formed the SDP–Liberal Alliance from 1981.
The Liberal Party was one of the two major parties in the United Kingdom – with the opposing Conservative Party – in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Linda Papadopoulos (born May 10, 1971) is a Canadian psychologist based in England.
ABA (Amateur Boxing Association of England) middleweight champions.
A listed building, or listed structure, is one that has been placed on one of the four statutory lists maintained by Historic England in England, Historic Environment Scotland in Scotland, Cadw in Wales, and the Northern Ireland Environment Agency in Northern Ireland.
Liu Mingkang (born August 28, 1946 in Fuzhou, Fujian) graduated from the University of London in 1987.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
London & Regional Properties (L&R) is a private real estate and leisure investment firm based in London, United Kingdom.
London is a constituency of the European Parliament.
The London Borough of Camden is a borough in north west London, and forms part of Inner London.
The London Borough of Islington is a London borough in Inner London, England.
The London Borough of Tower Hamlets is a London Borough in East London which covers much of the traditional East End.
The London Centre for Arts and Cultural Exchange (LCACE) is a university initiative promoting the exchange of knowledge and expertise with the capital's arts and cultural sectors.
The London School of Economics (officially The London School of Economics and Political Science, often referred to as LSE) is a public research university located in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is a stock exchange located in the City of London, England.
The Lord Mayor of London is the City of London's mayor and leader of the City of London Corporation.
The Lord Mayor's Show is one of the best-known annual events in London as well as one of the longest-established, dating back to the 16th century.
Lucrezia Millarini born in London, is a British journalist employed by ITN.
Lourdes "Lulu" Garcia-Navarro is the host of National Public Radio's Weekend Edition Sunday.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (2 October 1869 – 30 January 1948) was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule.
Malcolm George William Gillies AM (born 23 December 1954) is an Australian musicologist and linguist, who served as vice-chancellor of City University, London, from 2007 to 2009, and of London Metropolitan University from 2009 to 2014.
Margaret Hilda Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, (13 October 19258 April 2013) was a British stateswoman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1979 to 1990 and Leader of the Conservative Party from 1975 to 1990.
Mark Alexander Worthington (born 10 May 1977) is a partner with Bell Pottinger, where he is currently Head of Corporate Practice based in Singapore.
Martin Wheatley is a British financier, formerly managing director of the Consumer and Markets Business Unit of the Financial Services Authority in the UK, and is the former CEO of the Financial Conduct Authority.
Maryam Nemazee (مریم نمازي; born 1976) is an Iranian British broadcast journalist, currently working with Al Jazeera English.
MasterChef is a BBC television competitive cooking show.
Maurice Dennis was an amateur and professional boxer from Camden Town, England.
Mellon Financial Corporation was one of the world's largest money management firms.
A Member of the European Parliament (MEP) is a person who has been elected to serve as a popular representative in the European Parliament.
Michael Fish, (born 27 April 1944 in Eastbourne, Sussex) is a British weather forecaster, best known for his BBC Weather television presentations, although he was actually employed by the Met Office, from 1974 to 2004.
Michael Grothaus (born 1977) is an American novelist and journalist.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah (محمد علی جناح ALA-LC:, born Mahomedali Jinnahbhai; 25 December 1876 – 11 September 1948) was a lawyer, politician, and the founder of Pakistan.
Muhammad Iqbal (محمد اِقبال) (November 9, 1877 – April 21, 1938), widely known as Allama Iqbal, was a poet, philosopher, and politician, as well as an academic, barrister and scholar in British India who is widely regarded as having inspired the Pakistan Movement.
Ahmet Muhtar Kent (born 1952) is a Turkish-American business executive.
The Nanyang Technological University (Abbreviation: NTU) is an autonomous research university in Singapore.
National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) is a major Pakistani commercial bank with headquarters in Karachi.
National Taiwan University (NTU;; colloquially, 台大; Táidà)The name of the university is translated using Chinese word order.
Nishat Syed Monsur (নিশাত সৈয়দ মনসুর; born 29 September), better known by his stage name Nish, is a British singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist of Bangladeshi descent.
Professor Norman William Gowar (born 7 December 1940) is an academic from the United Kingdom who served as the Principal of Royal Holloway, University of London, from 1990 to 2000.
Northampton Square is a town square between Finsbury and Clerkenwell in north London.
Northeastern University (NU, formerly NEU) is a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts, established in 1898.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
The Open University (OU) is a public distance learning and research university, and one of the biggest universities in the UK for undergraduate education.
Optics is the branch of physics which involves the behaviour and properties of light, including its interactions with matter and the construction of instruments that use or detect it.
The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC; منظمة التعاون الإسلامي; Organisation de la coopération islamique) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states, with a collective population of over 1.3 billion as of 2009 with 47 countries being Muslim Majority countries.
Patrick James O'Flynn (born 29 August 1965) is a Member of the European Parliament for the East of England region for the UK Independence Party.
Sir Paul James Curran (born 17 May 1955) is President of City, University of London.
Penny Marshall is a British journalist, working for ITV News as Social Affairs Editor.
People & Planet is a network of student campaign groups in the UK.
Peter Geoffrey Cullum CBE (born 1950) is a British businessman and philanthropist.
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The italic (Polytechnic University of Milan) is the largest technical university in Italy, with about 42,000 students.
The pound sterling (symbol: £; ISO code: GBP), commonly known as the pound and less commonly referred to as Sterling, is the official currency of the United Kingdom, Jersey, Guernsey, the Isle of Man, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, the British Antarctic Territory, and Tristan da Cunha.
The Prime Minister of India is the leader of the executive of the Government of India.
The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is the head of the United Kingdom government.
A professional association (also called a professional body, professional organization, or professional society) is usually a nonprofit organization seeking to further a particular profession, the interests of individuals engaged in that profession and the public interest.
A public university is a university that is predominantly funded by public means through a national or subnational government, as opposed to private universities.
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
Rajendra 'Raj' Persaud (born 13 May 1963) is an English consultant psychiatrist, broadcaster and author of books about psychiatry.
Raoul Norman Franklin CBE FREng (born 3 June 1935), is a physicist, working in the field of plasma physics, who was Vice-Chancellor of the City University in London for 20 years.
A rector ("ruler", from meaning "ruler") is a senior official in an educational institution, and can refer to an official in either a university or a secondary school.
Renewable energy is energy that is collected from renewable resources, which are naturally replenished on a human timescale, such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, waves, and geothermal heat.
A research university is a university that expects all its tenured and tenure-track faculty to continuously engage in research, as opposed to merely requiring it as a condition of an initial appointment or tenure.
Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom.
Rhodri Marsden (born 1 October 1971) is a London-based writer and musician.
Richard Preston (born August 5, 1954) is a New Yorker writer and bestselling author who has written books about infectious disease, bioterrorism, redwoods and other subjects, as well as fiction.
Robert P. Kelly (born 1954) is the former CEO of The Bank of New York Mellon.
Arthur John Robin Gorell Milner (13 January 1934 – 20 March 2010), known as Robin Milner or A. J. R. G. Milner, was a British computer scientist, and a Turing Award winner.
A rocket (from Italian rocchetto "bobbin") is a missile, spacecraft, aircraft or other vehicle that obtains thrust from a rocket engine.
Evan Roderic Bowen KC (6 August 1913 – 19 July 2001) was a Welsh Liberal Party politician.
Rosemary Crompton, (née Baxendale; 22 April 1942 – 17 August 2011) was a British sociologist and academic, specialising in gender and social class.
Rosemary Hollis is a British political scientist.
Roy Greenslade (born 31 December 1946) is Professor of Journalism at City University London and has been a media commentator since 1992, most especially for The Guardian.
A royal charter is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent, granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate.
The Royal College of Art (RCA) is a public research university in London, in the United Kingdom.
Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL), formally incorporated as Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, is a public research university and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is a professional body that accredits professionals within the land, property, construction, and infrastructure sectors worldwide.
The Royal Veterinary College (informally the RVC) is a Veterinary school located in London and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
Saarland University (Universität des Saarlandes) is a modern research university located in Saarbrücken, the capital of the German state of Saarland.
Samira Ahmed (born 15 June 1968, London) is a British freelance journalist, writer and broadcaster at the BBC, where she has presented Radio 4's PM, The World Tonight, Sunday and Front Row.
Sarah Walker (born c.1965/66) is a British music broadcaster for BBC Radio 3.
Sbarro, LLC is a pizzeria chain that specializes in New York style pizza sold by the slice and other Italian-American cuisine.
The School of Health Sciences at City, University of London is composed of the former St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery and School of Allied Health Science.
The Scott Trust Limited is the British company that owns Guardian Media Group and thus the Guardian and the Observer as well as various other media businesses in the UK.
Her Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for Education (frequently shortened to the Education Secretary) is the chief minister of the Department for Education in the United Kingdom government.
Set Aung (ဆက်အောင်) is the incumbent Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Planning and Finance and Chairperson of Thilawa Special Economic Zone's Management Committee of Myanmar.
Syed Sharifuddin Pirzada NI (12 June 1923 – 2 June 2017) was a noted Pakistani lawyer, served as a senior advocate at the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
Sharon Maguire (born 17 August 1961) is a film director who came to prominence with Bridget Jones's Diary.
Sharon Mascall (also known as Sharon Mascall-Dare) is a journalist, broadcaster and writer based in Adelaide, South Australia.
Sky News is a 24-hour international multimedia news organisation based in the UK that started as a 24-hour television news channel.
Smithfield is a locality in the ward of Farringdon Without situated at the City of London's northwest in central London, England.
Social justice is a concept of fair and just relations between the individual and society.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) is the regulatory body for solicitors in England and Wales.
Somerton and Frome is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2015 by David Warburton of the Conservative Party.
Sophie Jane Raworth (born 15 May 1968) is a British journalist and broadcaster.
Southern Studios is a recording studio in the Wood Green area of London.
Spitalfields is an inner city district and former parish in the East End of London, Central London in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets and is near Liverpool Street station and Brick Lane.
St Luke's is a neighbourhood and former civil parish in central London in the London Borough of Islington.
Stav Shaffir (סתיו שפיר; born 17 May 1985) is the youngest female Knesset member in Israel's history, outspoken for demanding fiscal oversight of settlement funding and supporting a wide array of social justice-related issues—from affordable housing for young Israelis to the rights of Women of the Wall.
Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou (Στέλιος Χατζηιωάννου; born 14 February 1967) is a British Cypriot entrepreneur.
Steven Haberman (born 26 June 1951) is Director and Deputy Dean in Cass Business School, Professor of Actuarial Science in its Faculty of Actuarial Science and Insurance and is Founding Editor of the Journal of Pension, Economics and Finance.
Stewart Peter Purvis CBE is a British broadcaster and academic.
Stuart Duncan Davies CBE FEng FRAeS (5 December 1906 – 22 January 1995) was a British aerospace engineer who was in charge of the design of the Avro Vulcan.
Syed Ali Raza is a Pakistani businessman and author.
Syed Salah Kamall MEP (born 15 February 1967) is a British academic and politician who has represented London as a Member of the European Parliament for the Conservative Party since 2005, and from 2013 to 2014 served as Leader of the Conservatives in the European Parliament.
The Technical University of Berlin (official name Technische Universität Berlin, known as TU Berlin) is a research university located in Berlin, Germany.
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, which does business as BNY Mellon, is an American worldwide banking and financial services holding company headquartered in New York City.
The Coca-Cola Company is an American corporation, and manufacturer, retailer, and marketer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups.
The Daily Telegraph, commonly referred to simply as The Telegraph, is a national British daily broadsheet newspaper published in London by Telegraph Media Group and distributed across the United Kingdom and internationally.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
Timothy "Tiff" Needell (born 29 October 1951 in Havant, Hampshire) is a British racing driver and television presenter.
Times Higher Education (THE), formerly The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a weekly magazine based in London, reporting specifically on news and issues related to higher education.
Tongji University, colloquially known as Tongji (同济, Tóngjì), is a comprehensive university located in Shanghai.
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007.
The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is a national trade union centre, a federation of trade unions in England and Wales, representing the majority of trade unions.
The ACM A.M. Turing Award is an annual prize given by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) to an individual selected for contributions "of lasting and major technical importance to the computer field".
The UCL Institute of Education (IOE) is the education school of University College London (UCL).
UCL Partners is an academic health science centre located in London, England.
The UK Independence Party (UKIP) is a Eurosceptic and right-wing populist political party in the United Kingdom.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The Metropolitan Autonomous University (Spanish: Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana) also known as UAM, is a Mexican public university, founded in 1974, with the support of then-President Luis Echeverria Alvarez.
Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD; translation University of Brunei Darussalam; Jawi: يونيبرسيتي بروني دارالسلام) is the first university in Brunei.
Universities in the United Kingdom have generally been instituted by Royal Charter, Papal Bull, Act of Parliament or an instrument of government under the Further and Higher Education Act 1992.
Universities UK is an advocacy organisation for universities in the United Kingdom.
The University of Bristol (simply referred to as Bristol University and abbreviated as Bris. in post-nominal letters, or UoB) is a red brick research university located in Bristol, United Kingdom.
The University of Delhi, informally known as Delhi University (DU), is a collegiate public central university, located in New Delhi, India.
The University of East Anglia (abbreviated as UEA) is a public research university in Norwich, England.
The University of London (abbreviated as Lond. or more rarely Londin. in post-nominals) is a collegiate and a federal research university located in London, England.
The University of Macau (UM, UMac or UMacau, Universidade de Macau) is a public research university in Macau and the leading tertiary institution in the city.
The University of Pisa (Università di Pisa, UniPi) is an Italian public research university located in Pisa, Italy.
The University of Seville (Universidad de Sevilla) is a university in Seville, Spain.
The University of South Australia (UniSA) is a public research university in the Australian state of South Australia.
University of the Arts London is a collegiate university in London, England, specialising in arts, design, fashion and the performing arts.
Wachovia (former NYSE ticker symbol WB) was a diversified financial services company based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
The Wellcome Trust is a biomedical research charity based in London, United Kingdom.
The West End of London (commonly referred to as the West End) is an area of Central and West London in which many of the city's major tourist attractions, shops, businesses, government buildings and entertainment venues, including West End theatres, are concentrated.
Sir William Martin Castell LVO FMedSci (born 10 April 1947) is a British businessman who was chairman of the Wellcome Trust, a director of General Electric and a former director of BP.
Admiral William Compton, 4th Marquess of Northampton, KG (20 August 1818 – 11 September 1897), known as Lord William Compton from 1828 to 1877, was a British peer and naval commander.
William Lewis (born 1969) is a British newspaper publishing executive.
Willis Towers Watson is a global multinational risk management, insurance brokerage and advisory company.
Ziauddin Sardar (ضیاء الدین سردار; born 31 October 1951) is a London-based scholar, award-winning writer, cultural critic and public intellectual who specialises in Muslim thought, the future of Islam, futures studies and science and cultural relations.
The 1908 Summer Olympics, officially the Games of the IV Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event which was held in 1908 in London, United Kingdom from 27 April to 31 October 1908.
The 1920 Summer Olympics (Les Jeux olympiques d'été de 1920; Olympische Zomerspelen van de VIIe Olympiade), officially known as the Games of the VII Olympiad, were an international multi-sport event in 1920 in Antwerp, Belgium.
200 Aldersgate is a 434,005 sq ft office building in the City of London.
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