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British, Canadian PMs set for talks on Bombardier-Boeing spat

British, Canadian PMs set for talks on Bombardier-Boeing spat

Behind the scenes of a giant battle between aerospace giants Boeing (US) and Bombardier (Canada) the British prime minister is trying to convince US President Donald Trump to wade in. ...

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Brexit EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

Brexit EU repeal bill wins first Commons vote

The government’s bid to extract the UK from EU law in time for Brexit has passed its first parliamentary test. MPs backed the EU Withdrawal Bill by 326 votes to ...

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Brexit protest: ‘Incompetent, dysfunctional, disunited’: Vince Cable tears into Theresa May’s government

Demonstrators react in Parliament Square during the anti-Brexit ‘People’s March for Europe’, in central London. Ahead of a crucial Brexit bill vote, thousands of protesters took to the streets of ...

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Tony Blair wants tougher UK immigration rules

Tony Blair wants tougher UK immigration rules

Tony Blair has called on the government to introduce a new immigration policy which “reasserts control”. When he was prime minister, Mr Blair’s government – unlike most EU countries – ...

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Nicola Sturgeon to unveil most ambitious plan

Nicola Sturgeon to unveil most ambitious plan

First Minister is promising to unveil the “most ambitious plan ever” when she announces her Scottish Government’s legislative program for the coming year. Improving education will continue to be a ...

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MPs to get update on latest round of Brexit talks

MPs to get update on latest round of Brexit talks

Mr Davis will make a statement in the House of Commons about the progress of the third round of Brexit talks. EU officials have warned over the progress of negotiations ...

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Duchess of Cambridge pregnant with third child

Duchess of Cambridge pregnant with third child

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their third child, Kensington Palace has announced. The Queen and both families are said to be “delighted with the news”. As with ...

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Brexit chief Davis criticized EU negotiation tactics

Brexit chief Davis criticized EU negotiation tactics

UK Brexit Secretary David Davis has said that the European Union made itself look “silly” by claiming there had been no real progress in negotiations over Britain’s exit from the ...

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Brexit: Theresa May appeals to backbench Tories over repeal bill

Brexit: Theresa May appeals to backbench Tories over repeal bill

Theresa May has appealed for unity from pro-EU Conservative MPs as the Commons is set to debate the government’s Brexit repeal bill on Thursday. The bill, seen as a key ...

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Queen sends condolences to Hurricane Harvey victims

Queen sends condolences to Hurricane Harvey victims

The Queen told, she is “deeply saddened” by the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas. The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh sent their condolences to the families of the ...

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