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LONDON (Reuters) – The mayor of London is taking control of the former Olympic stadium used by Premier League side West Ham United after an independent review disclosed rising costs and mounting losses. Soccer Football – The Best FIFA Football Awards – London Palladium, London, Britain – October 23, 2017 Mayor of London Sadiq Khan
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LONDON (Reuters) – Morrisons, Britain’s No. 4 supermarket group, was found liable on Friday for the actions of a former employee who stole staff pay data and published it on the internet. FILE PHOTO: Shopping trolleys are parked at a Morrisons supermarket in south London, Britain, August 19, 2016. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo The High Court
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LONDON (Reuters) – The Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s minority government warned on Thursday against giving too many concessions in Brexit talks on the future border arrangements with Ireland, Sky News said. Sky’s political correspondent, Faisal Islam, cited unidentified sources as saying that the Democratic Unionist Party had met
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AMMAN (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday that U.S. President Donald Trump was wrong to retweet a video from a far-right British group which she said was “hateful” and spreads division. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at a press conference in Amman, Jordan, November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville Trump sparked
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Home Secretary Amber Rudd said on Thursday she hoped Britain’s condemnation of U.S. President Donald Trump for retweeting material from a British far-right group would have an impact. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Home Secretary Amber Rudd arrives at 10 Downing Street, London, November 22, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls “I think we all listen
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain set out a plan to shake up its railways on Wednesday by bringing track and train operations closer together, increasing capacity by opening up some lines closed decades ago and splitting up some franchises. FILE PHOTO: A worker passes First Great Western trains at Paddington Station in London November 21, 2010.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s regulators will tweak banking and insurance rules inherited from the European Union after Brexit to make them more tailored to the British market, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said on Wednesday. The Governor of the Bank of England, Mark Carney, speaks at the ‘Future Forum 2017’ event in St George’s
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BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has offered to pay much of what the European Union was demanding to settle a Brexit “divorce bill”, bringing the two sides close to agreement on a key obstacle to opening talks on a future free trade pact, EU sources said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Union Flags and European Union flags
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain and the EU have reached agreement on a Brexit divorce bill which is likely to finally total around 50 billion euros, British newspapers reported on Tuesday, potentially heralding a breakthrough in the negotiations. FILE PHOTO: Union Flags and European Union flags fly near the Elizabeth Tower, housing the Big Ben bell,
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LONDON (Reuters) – The wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and his fiancee Meghan Markle will take place next May at St George’s Chapel in Windsor, a spokesman for the prince said on Tuesday. Britain’s Prince Harry poses with Meghan Markle in the Sunken Garden of Kensington Palace, London. REUTERS/Toby Melville The fifth-in-line to the British
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s attempts to keep her Brexit plans secret provoked a new row on Tuesday when lawmakers criticised her for failing to hand over complete studies on the economic impact of Britain’s leaving the European Union. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for a visit to a housing
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