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Macron says Britain could have a place in 'reformed' EU

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that Britain, which is engaged in a fourth round of divorce talks with the European Union, could still have a place in a rebooted EU.Setting out his vision...

Briton hailed as hero over Italy university corruption

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

A British-Italian man was hailed as a hero on social media Tuesday after triggering a police investigation that has exposed extensive exam-rigging in Italian universities."Dear Philip, you are great....

James Dyson: Vacuum cleaner king turns to electric cars

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Britain's James Dyson, who announced a plan to develop electric cars on Tuesday, is the self-styled king of vacuum cleaners who revolutionised the household appliance and became a global brand.The astonishing...

Buhari's health 'private' even if state paying: minister

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Nigeria's president is under no obligation to disclose his medical condition even though he has spent most of the year being treated abroad, one of his ministers said on Tuesday.Muhammadu Buhari has spent...

No 'sufficient progress' in Brexit talks so far: EU's Tusk

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

EU President Donald Tusk on Tuesday slapped down Prime Minister Theresa May's bid to unlock negotiations on future ties between Britain and the EU, saying there was "no sufficient progress" so far."We...

UK tourist believed to have been killed by wild dogs in Greece

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

A British tourist believed to have been killed by wild dogs in a forest in Greece's northeast was named by local police on Tuesday. Greek police confirmed the mauled human remains found on Saturday belonged...

World's biggest uncut diamond sells for $53m

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

British jeweller Graff said Tuesday it has purchased the world's largest uncut diamond -- roughly the size of a tennis ball -- for $53 million (44.5 million euros). Canadian miner Lucara Diamond sold...

Thomas Cook stays on course despite Hurricane Irma

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

British travel firm Thomas Cook faced a "challenging" September as it took care of 22,000 customers in destinations hit by Hurricane Irma, it said Tuesday alongside a bright trading update.Thomas Cook...

BBC launches new Korean language service

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

The BBC launched a new Korean language radio and online service on Tuesday that will be available to listeners in North Korea if the signal is not blocked.The service, part of the BBC's biggest global...

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle make first official outing at Invictus Games

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle made their first official public appearance together Monday, arriving hand in hand for a wheelchair tennis match at Toronto's Invictus Games.Wearing a black...

London pair suspected in French au pair's death appears in court

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

A French woman broke down in tears Tuesday as she appeared in a court charged with murder over a charred body found in a London garden, who reports said was that of a French au pair.Sabrina Kouider, 34,...

Trio released over London Tube attack

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Three men arrested in Wales in connection with the London Underground train bombing were released from custody on Tuesday and face no further action, police said.They are a 25-year-old arrested in Newport...

European stock markets fall at open

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Europe's main stock markets fell at the open on Tuesday, tracking losses on Tokyo that were triggered by US-North Korea tensions, according to traders.London's benchmark FTSE 100 index slipped 0.2 percent...

European stock markets mostly higher

26 September 2017 | 0 comments

Europe's main stock markets mostly gained Tuesday, brushing off a drop in Tokyo as US-North Korea tensions flared once more.Investors were looking ahead to Wednesday, when the government of French President...

Activist convicted of UK terror offence for refusing to unlock phone

25 September 2017 | 0 comments

An activist with a London-based rights group was convicted of a terrorism offence on Monday for refusing to divulge the passwords for his phone and laptop computer to the police.Muhammad Rabbani, international...



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