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SALZBURG, Austria (Reuters) – Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said it was important to avoid a “hard” or disorderly Brexit, but negotiations about Britain’s exit from the European Union were going quite well. Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz meets Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May in Salzburg, Austria, July 27, 2018. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert Kurz, standing next to British
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LONDON (Reuters) – European Union leaders will discuss Brexit when they next meet in the Austrian city of Salzburg on Sept. 20, British Prime Minister Theresa May’s office said after discussions with Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May and Austria’s Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrive for a media statement in Salzburg, Austria, July
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britons sweltered on what has been dubbed “furnace Friday”, with temperatures set to test national records, the Meteorological Office said. A helicopter flies behind the Stonehenge stone circle during sunset in southwest Britain. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Though the chances of hitting July and all-time record temperatures have receded following overnight storms, it was
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will holiday in Switzerland and Italy this summer, after narrowly surviving a bitter row within her government over Brexit as the country’s departure from the European Union looms. FILE PHOTO – Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 15,
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LONDON (Reuters) – British builders started work on slightly fewer new homes in the three months to the end of June, hit by a sharp fall in London, but overall construction remained close to its highest level since the global financial crisis, industry data showed. FILE PHOTO: A builder assembles scaffolding as he works on
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LONDON (Reuters) – The British government would not object to Washington seeking the death penalty for two British Islamic State militants if they are extradited to the United States, a Home Office minister said on Monday. FILE PHOTO: A combination picture shows Alexanda Kotey and Shafee Elsheikh, who the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) claim are
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain set out plans to promote the roll out of full-fiber broadband on Monday, including targeting public money at rural areas and insisting that the fastest connections are included as standard in new build properties. FILE PHOTO: A logo is seen on a BT Openreach engineer’s van parked in central London, Britain,
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LONDON (Reuters) – A picture of a smiling Prince George was released by Britain’s royal family on Saturday as Queen Elizabeth’s great grandson, who is third in line to the throne, prepares to celebrate his fifth birthday. Britain’s Prince George, son of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, poses for a photograph to mark
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LONDON (Reuters) – Charlie Rowley, one of two Britons poisoned with the nerve agent Novichok last month, was released from hospital on Friday, Public Health England said. Rowley, 45, and Dawn Sturgess, 44, fell ill after being exposed to the poison in southwest England, close to where Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter
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