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    EU releases €24mn for Bangladesh

    United News of Bangladesh. Dhaka | Updated at 09:45pm on February 15, 2019

    The European Commission of the European Union has released an additional €24 million in humanitarian aid for vulnerable Rohingyas and host communities living in Cox's...

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    UK's May suffers another damaging defeat in Brexit saga

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 10:14am on February 15, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May on Thursday suffered another defeat in parliament over her Brexit strategy, just 43 days before Britain is due to leave...

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    Major EU nations recognise Guaido as Venezuela leader

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 12:34am on February 05, 2019

    Spain, Britain, France and other EU nations on Monday recognised Venezuela’s opposition chief Juan Guaido as interim leader after president Nicolas Maduro rejected their ultimatum...

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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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    EU pushes for crackdown on ‘golden visas’

    Agence-France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on January 24, 2019

    The European Union will urge member states Wednesday to crack down on schemes to grant ‘golden visas’ to foreign investors, warning they bring corruption and...

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    EU ready to work again on declaration

    Reuters . Dublin | Updated at 12:00am on January 22, 2019

    The European Union is ready to work again on the political declaration on future EU-UK ties but the Brexit withdrawal deal already agreed is the...

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    May warns of catastrophe if lawmakers don’t back Brexit deal

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:34pm on January 13, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to back her plan to leave the European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, in...

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    May tours Europe in desperate bid to save Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:27am on December 12, 2018

    Embattled British prime minister Theresa May embarked on a tour of European capitals on Tuesday in a desperate bid to salvage her Brexit deal, a...

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    China Nov export, import growth shrinks

    Reuters . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on December 09, 2018

    China reported far weaker than expected November exports and imports, showing slower global and domestic demand and raising the possibility authorities will take more measures...

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    Brexit hardliners resist pleas to vote for May's deal

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:12am on December 06, 2018

    Conservative Brexiteers, having spent their entire careers railing against the European Union, are resisting pleas from Theresa May to support her deal and could try...