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    Elizabeth to be evacuated in case of Brexit unrest

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:09am on February 04, 2019

    British officials have revived Cold War emergency plans to relocate the royal family should there be riots in London if Britain suffers a disruptive departure...

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    May says is ‘armed with fresh’ Brexit mandate

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:15pm on February 03, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May said on Sunday she would be ‘armed with a fresh mandate and new ideas’ when she meets European Union negotiators...

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    Heavy snowfall forces cancellation of Garmisch downhill

    Agence France-Presse . Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany | Updated at 01:20am on February 03, 2019

    The men’s World Cup downhill scheduled to take place at Garmisch-Partenkirchen on Saturday has been cancelled due to heavy snowfall, race organisers said....

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    French ‘yellow vests’ march through Paris denouncing police violence

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 01:07am on February 03, 2019

    Several thousand ‘yellow vest’ protesters marched through Paris and other French cities on Saturday on the 12th weekend of action against the government despite opinion...

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    Russia suspends nuclear missile treaty after US move

    Agence Francew-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 01:01am on February 03, 2019

    President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty in a mirror response to a US...

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    Pope wants new page in history in UAE visit

    Reuters . Vatican City/ Abu Dhabi | Updated at 12:00am on February 02, 2019

    Pope Francis is hoping to persuade a country enmeshed in a regional war that he has condemned to give Catholics more freedom when he becomes...

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    MPs’ break scrapped as Brexit clock ticks down

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2019

    The British government announced Thursday it was scrapping MPs’ February holiday in the rush to get ready for Brexit on March 29 but hinted it...

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    May seeks to revise Brexit deal but EU rules out changes

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 31, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May is pinning Brexit hopes on fresh talks with EU leaders after winning a mandate from lawmakers to try to renegotiate...

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    British MPs back baby leave proxy voting

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2019

    British lawmakers have approved a year-long trial of proxy voting for MPs on parental leave from Tuesday.MPs have been discussing the idea for several months...

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    EU urges internet firms to intensify fake news fight

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 05:02pm on January 29, 2019

    The EU on Tuesday urged advertising trade associations and US internet giants to intensify the fight against disinformation campaigns from suspects such as Russia, ahead...

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