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Worried Britons to rally for new Brexit vote

20 October 2018 | 0 comments

Britons dreading life outside Europe will rally from all corners to London Saturday to try to stop their country's looming breakup with the EU.The march on parliament is set to be a noisy and festive...

Assange sues Ecuador for violating 'fundamental rights'

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sued the Ecuador government on Friday for violating his "fundamental rights" and limiting his access to the outside world while in asylum at its London embassy.The 47-year-old...

Banksy admits shredding stunt didn't go as planned

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Banksy has admitted that one of his biggest pranks yet didn't really go according to plan.The British street artist created an art world sensation by sending one of his paintings through a shredder hidden...

20 Britons jailed for sexually abusing young girls

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

British prosecutors revealed Friday that 20 men had been jailed for raping and sexually abusing more than a dozen girls aged as young as 11 in one town between 2004 and 2011.England's Crown Prosecution...

Assange sues Ecuador over 'fundamental rights'

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sued the Ecuador government on Friday for violating his "fundamental rights" and limiting his access to the outside world while in asylum at its London embassy.The 47-year-old...

Facebook hires British ex-deputy PM as global affairs head

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

British former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, a leading anti-Brexit advocate, said on Friday he would be starting a job at Facebook, as the US giant faces up to regulatory pressures."I am delighted...

Marie Antoinette's jewels go on show before auction

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Marie Antoinette's dazzling jewellery, unseen in public for two centuries, went on show in London on Friday before going on sale next month in a rare auction of such treasures.The collection, held by...

British relatives of Nazi victims seek German passport as Brexit looms

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

British descendants of refugees who fled Nazi Germany, including many Jewish families, are racing to have their German nationality restored so they can remain EU citizens after Brexit, official data showed...

Ryanair announces more deals with unions in Europe

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Ryanair on Friday said it has reached agreements with more unions across Europe, as the no-frills Irish airline looks to avoid further strike action threatened by pilots and cabin crew.But UK pilots union...

Toyota chief urges UK, EU to avoid no-deal Brexit 'at all costs'

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

The head of Toyota, who leads a group of Japanese automakers, on Friday urged Britain and the European Union to avoid a no-deal Brexit "at all costs."The statement from Akio Toyoda comes after EU leaders...

WHO says Zika risk low in Pacific ahead of Meghan visit

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

As Prince Harry and his expectant wife Meghan prepare to tour Fiji and Tonga next week, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared the risk of contracting Zika virus in the Pacific nations is low.The...

Radical UK Islamist cleric Choudary released from prison

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Radical cleric Anjem Choudary, a long-time thorn in the side of British authorities, was released from prison on Friday having served half his sentence for encouraging support for the Islamic State group.The...

Royals Harry and Meghan go barefoot on Bondi

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

British royals Harry and Meghan kicked off their shoes and donned tropical garlands Friday as they hit Sydney's famed Bondi beach for the latest stop on their Australian tour.Expectant Meghan put on a...

UK PM reassures business leaders over Brexit

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

Prime Minister Theresa May took pains on Friday to ressure more than 130 British business leaders that her government would deliver frictionless trade with the European Union after Brexit.May's conference...

EU's Barnier says 'yes', Irish border issue could sink Brexit deal

19 October 2018 | 0 comments

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Friday the thorny issue of the border between Ireland and the British province of Northern Ireland could sink the negotiations on Britain's exit from...



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