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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May sits with members of her cabinet during the UK-Poland Inter-Governmental Consultations at Lancaster House in central London, Britain, December 20, 2018. Adrian Dennis/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo (Reuters) – UK Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to speak to European Union leaders this week including Dutch PM Mark Rutte,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is recalling two patrol boats from overseas deployments to help deal with an increase in the number of migrants trying to reach the country from France, interior minister Sajid Javid said on Monday. Britain’s Border Force carry an intercepted migrant dinghy off the Kent coast, Britain December 31, 2018 in this
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FILE PHOTO: Documents can be seen at the conference as Ireland’s Taoiseach Leo Varadkar and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney, host a ‘Getting Ireland Brexit Ready’ workshop at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne DUBLIN (Reuters) – The number of British citizens applying for Irish passports rose
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FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union – Rugby World Cup 2023 Host Country Announcement – Royal Garden Hotel, London, Britain – November 15, 2017 Bill Beaumont Chairman of World Rugby during the press conference Action Images via Reuters/Paul Childs LONDON (Reuters) – World Rugby chairman Bill Beaumont has been recognised in the British New Year’s Honours list
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has recognized its sporting stars in the Queen’s New Year’s honors list with a knighthood for cricketer Alastair Cook, and awards for Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas, England soccer boss Gareth Southgate and his captain Harry Kane. FILE PHOTO: England’s captain Alastair Cook holds up the ball after the first
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Home Secretary Sajid Javid arrives in Downing Street, London, Britain, December 18, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) – British interior minister Sajid Javid has said the fast-growing number of would-be immigrants crossing the English Channel from France in dinghies is a “major incident.” Nearly 70 people have been intercepted in the past
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FILE PHOTO: Shoppers during the Boxing Day sales on Oxford Street in central London, Britain December 26 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – The number of shoppers in Britain visiting stores on the day after Christmas fell again this year, data showed on Thursday, underscoring how what was once a key date for retailers has
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LONDON (Reuters) – The number of British shoppers hitting the post-Christmas sales dipped by 4.2 percent year-on-year on Wednesday, offering no relief for struggling stores that had already discounted heavily to encourage spending in the run-up to the holiday. Shoppers during the Boxing Day sales on Oxford Street in central London, Britain December 26 2018.
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is seen with a copy of “Jay Jay the Journalist” written by Wa Lone, one of two Reuters reporters currently imprisoned in Myanmar, whilst working in his office in London, Britain, December 20, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has commissioned an independent review into the persecution
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Security Minister, Ben Wallace, speaks at the International Security Expo, in London, Britain November 29, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville (Reuters) – Britain’s security forces can deploy detection systems throughout the country to combat the threat of drones, security minister Ben Wallace said on Monday, after drones caused three days of disruption at London’s
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