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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s new gender pay gap rules should be tightened to ensure that highly-paid partners at consultancies, accountants and law firms cannot circumvent the spirit of the legislation, a parliamentary committee told the government on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Workers are seen in office windows in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May is likely to bow to pressure from pro-Europe rebels in her party for a second day on Wednesday when MPs debate the government’s plans for future customs relations with the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May returns to Downing Street from the Houses of Parliament in London,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May defeated a rebellion in parliament over her Brexit plans on Tuesday, but only after having to compromise and hand lawmakers more control over Britain’s departure from the European Union. After winning Tuesday’s vote over changes to a future “meaningful vote” on a final agreement with Brussels in her
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LONDON (Reuters) – Brexit campaigner Andy Wigmore told a parliamentary committee on Tuesday that he had never accepted money from the Russian government. Arron Banks and Andy Wigmore, who ran the Leave.Eu pro-Brexit referendum campaign, eat pork pies offered by an anti-Brexit campaigner as they arrive to give evidence to the Digital Culture Media and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Lower house of parliament on Tuesday voted to reinsert the fixed time and date of the country’s departure from the European Union, reversing an earlier defeat by the House of Lords. Big Ben’s clock face is seen after the hands were removed during maintenance and restoration work on the Houses of Parliament
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May urged her Conservative Party on Monday to show unity and vote against changes to her Brexit blueprint, warning lawmakers they would undermine her negotiation with the European Union. Anti-Brexit demonstrators protest opposite the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, June 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls Lawmakers will vote on
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(Reuters) – Scotland’s cricketers pulled off the greatest victory in their history to beat England for the first time amid scenes of disbelief and jubilation at Edinburgh’s tiny Grange ground on Sunday. Cricket – Scotland v England – One Day International – Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh, Britain – June 10, 2018 Scotland players celebrate winning
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