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Tony Blair says Brexit must be stopped to halt harm to UK

In an article published Saturday, he wrote that EU leaders might be willing to "reform and meet us half way" to keep the U.K. in the bloc.

published on : 15th July 2017

Police detain 6 IS suspects in Spain, Britain and Germany 

Police said investigations began in 2015 when police detected videos promoted by the Salafist imam.

published on : 28th June 2017

Four million in persistent poverty in Britain

The study said the level of persistent poverty was the fifth lowest among all members of the European Union.

published on : 27th June 2017

Northern Ireland party to back May's minority government

British Prime Minister Theresa May reached a supply and confidence deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party, enabling her to form a functioning minority government in London

published on : 26th June 2017

Global markets - Tentative oil price recovery lifts energy stocks

A tentative recovery in oil prices spurred investors to hunt for bargains in the beaten-down energy sector and helped commodity-related currencies gain against the dollar.

published on : 23rd June 2017

A year after Brexit vote, European and UK shares diverge

Another wobble in commodity-related shares saw British blue chips extend their underperformance against continental European peers on Friday, a year on from Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

published on : 23rd June 2017

Brexit talks to start as scheduled despite losing parliamentary majority

British Prime Minister Theresa May said that talks to launch procedures of Britain's divorce from the European Union will start as scheduled next week.

published on : 14th June 2017

Brexit: Record number of Brits become German citizens

A record number of Britons became German citizens last year after Britain voted to quit the European Union, Germanys federal statistics office said.

published on : 13th June 2017

UK election: May's Conservative Party 'to fall short of majority'  

Prime Minister Theresa May said that whatever the results, the Conservative party would continue being the face of stability.

published on : 9th June 2017

UK to formally trigger Brexit on March 29

Britain will trigger its exit from the European Union on March 29 after which a two-year timetable for difficult negotiations will open.

published on : 20th March 2017

British man convicted for killing rare Large Blues butterfly species

A British man has been convicted of capturing and killing two of Britain's rarest butterflies, the endangered Large Blues, which have been a prized collector's item since the Victorian era.

published on : 17th March 2017

Toyota investing 240 million pounds in Britain plant despite Brexit

The Japanese auto giant said the fresh funds would be used to update its Burnaston factory with new equipment and technology.

published on : 16th March 2017

Britain bans new MPs from employing family members after French scandal

The rules announced in the wake of a scandal that has rocked France's presidential election will not allow new Brtish MPs employ relatives.

published on : 16th March 2017
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