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    EU offers ‘unprecedented’ partnership with Britain

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 05:19pm on November 29, 2018

    If Britain sticks to the Brexit deal it negotiated, the European Union is ready to offer it an ‘unprecedented partnership’, the bloc’s chief negotiator Michel...

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    May defends draft Brexit deal agreed by EU, UK

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:57am on November 23, 2018

    Prime minister Theresa May on Thursday fended off heavy opposition in parliament after Britain and the EU agreed on the outlines of post-Brexit ties as...

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    Homelessness in Britain rises to one in 200

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:24am on November 23, 2018

    One in 200 people in Britain is now homeless, an increase of 4 per cent in less than a year despite government pledges to tackle...

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    The Brexit question: Britain on the edge

    Vidya Ram | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    OVER the past week, a 2015 tweet by former British prime minister David Cameron has been widely reshared online....

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    Europe in convulsions even as Corbyn rises in Britain

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2018

    FROM Rome to London the contrast was sharp — from political despair to hope....

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    Trio win Nobel Chemistry Prize

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm | Updated at 12:05am on October 04, 2018

    US scientists Frances Arnold and George Smith and British researcher Gregory Winter won the Nobel Chemistry Prize on Wednesday for applying the principles of evolution...

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    Comcast, Fox take $34 billion battle for Britain’s Sky to the wire

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 23, 2018

    Comcast and Twenty-First Century Fox face a quick-fire auction for British broadcaster Sky on Saturday after neither side backed down in a drawn-out $34 billion...

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    PM May says Britain will not compromise over Brexit plan

    Reuters . London | Updated at 10:19am on September 02, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May said she would not compromise with Brussels over her plans for Brexit as a media report said rivals in her...

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    British-Bangladeshi gets 30-yr for plot to kill Theresa May

    Associated Press/United News of Bangladesh . London | Updated at 12:05am on September 02, 2018

    A Bangladesh origin British man who plotted to kill British prime minister Theresa May received a prison sentence of at least 30 years on Friday...

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    Britain outlines plans for no-deal Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 07:00pm on August 23, 2018

    Britain on Thursday outlined plans for managing the fallout in the ‘unlikely’ scenario of Brexit talks collapsing, warning that businesses faced more customs red tape...

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