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    EU, Britain negotiators work on ‘possible’ Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 01:39pm on October 16, 2019

    Brussels hopes to wake up to a Brexit breakthrough on Wednesday as European Union and British negotiators worked hard through the night on a draft...

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    EU, Britain scramble to reach Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Luxembourg | Updated at 12:00am on October 16, 2019

    British and EU negotiators on Tuesday scrambled to put together a draft text for a Brexit deal with just two days to go before a...

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    American Brexit

    Tom Engelhardt | Updated at 12:00am on October 15, 2019

    DONALD Trump may prove to be the ultimate Brexiteer. Back in August 2016, in the midst of his presidential campaign, he proudly tweeted, ‘They will...

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    Johnson pushes for last-ditch Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 14, 2019

    Prime minister Boris Johnson was to brief his ministers Sunday on progress in Britain’s last-ditch efforts to strike a new Brexit agreement with the EU....

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    Hockey hurts just like football, says Petr Cech

    Agnece France-Presse . Prague | Updated at 12:14am on October 13, 2019

    Facing his first-ever ice hockey game in Britain’s fourth-tier competition, former Chelsea and Arsenal keeper Petr Cech insists there are few differences between the two...

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    BoE sets out rules of engagement for Libra

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 10, 2019

    The Bank of England set out the rules of engagement that Facebook’s Libra crypto-currency and other new digital payments providers would have to meet before...

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    Forex markets enter UK political fray

    Agence France-Presse . London, United Kingdom | Updated at 12:18am on October 07, 2019

    Britain’s opposition parties are hitting out at currency speculators betting against the pound while also bankrolling the leadership campaign of pro-Brexit prime minister Boris Johnson...

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    ‘Abbey Road’ tops charts again after 50 years

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 07, 2019

    Classic Beatles album ‘Abbey Road’ is back at number one in Britain half a century after its first release, with the band breaking their own...

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    UK, EU need new Brexit draft to avoid delay

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    UK Britain and Europe will have to agree a draft text next week if they are to sign an accord to avoid a chaotic no-deal...

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    Britain’s John Lewis withholds service payments to landlords

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on October 05, 2019

    British department stores group John Lewis has told shopping centres landlords it will withhold 20 per cent of this quarter’s service charge as it seeks...

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