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Biggest share of UK lenders since 2008 plan to tighten supply of consumer credit – Bank of England

More British lenders plan to rein in the supply of credit to consumers in the next three months than at any time since the 2008/09 financial crisis, according to a Bank of England survey that may add to concerns about the economic outlook ahead of Brexit. A net balance of 18.8 percent of British lenders expect to tighten the availability ... Read More »

Post-Brexit-vote surge for UK economy comes to an end

Worries that the UK economy is losing steam have been strengthened by news of a housing market slowdown, a drop in industrial output and the weakest performance for a year by the construction industry. Economists on Friday said there was growing evidence that the UK economy slipped down a gear as it entered the new year, following a strong finish ... Read More »

UK budget steps up attacks on education

New research by the Education Policy Institute (EPI) think tank finds that every school in England faces budget cuts by 2020. The EPI estimates that every primary school faces an average real terms loss of £74,000, with secondary schools facing a deficit of £291,000 in the next three years. This is the reality of the Conservative government’s £3 billion a ... Read More »

Star Wars now part of UK academic courses

It is part of a range of courses that are open to the general public but do not carry degree credits, BBC News reported. Star Wars now in UK academic RELATED STORIES Gujarat Board decides to hold exam at two blacklisted exam centres Delhi Nursery admission: HC to deliver verdict today Single entrance examination for engineering courses from next year ... Read More »

Honda UK announces prices for all-new Civic

Honda UK has announced full pricing list for the 10th generation Civic which is set to hit dealerships in late March. Starting from £18,235 (Rs 15.29 lakh) on-road for the entry level S variant with a 125bhp turbo VTEC engine and a manual gearbox, the range topping model costs £27,480 (Rs 23 lakh) on-road for the 180bhp Prestige with a ... Read More »

2017 Audi TT TDI Quattro with All-wheel drive introduced for UK

Audi has unveiled the 2017 TT TDI Quattro with an all-wheel drive system for best handling under all weather conditions for the UK market. Interested customers have an option to choose from either Coupe or Roadster version and bookings for the same will begin in January 2017, while its deliveries will begin in the following months. The duo will continue ... Read More »

2017 Audi TT TDI Quattro with All-wheel drive introduced for UK

Audi has unveiled the 2017 TT TDI Quattro with an all-wheel drive system for best handling under all weather conditions for the UK market. Interested customers have an option to choose from either Coupe or Roadster version and bookings for the same will begin in January 2017, while its deliveries will begin in the following months. The duo will continue ... Read More »

Hyundai UK reveals prices and specs of new i10

Hyundai UK has officially announced the pricing and specification of the new i10. Sold as the Grand i10 here in India, this updated model comes in up to 10 variants with prices ranging between £9,250 (Rs 8.01 lakh) and £13,540 (Rs 11.72 lakh). On the outside, design changes include a new layout for the grille, a redesigned front bumper with ... Read More »

Jaguar Land Rover looking to make electric cars in the UK

Jaguar recently showed off its first fully electric vehicle in the form of the I-Pace at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The British carmaker isn’t stopping here though because Jaguar Land Rover has plenty lined up in the electric motoring space. JLR, in fact, has revealed that it plans to build electric cars in the UK in order to lift ... Read More »

Honor UK has launched a EMUI 5 beta test for the Honor 8

A few days ago, Huawei unveiled its new Mate 9 pair and really upped the stakes in the high-end smartphone market. Besides its undoubtedly impressive specs sheet, the Mate 9 also shines with the new and improved EMUI 5. It brings about numerous tweaks and changes, most of which stem directly from user feedback. And even though, Huawei specifically outlined ... Read More »