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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s government broke the law by allowing arms exports to Saudi Arabia that might have been used in Yemen’s war, a court ruled on Thursday, after activists argued the weapons were likely operated in violation of human rights legislation. People demonstrate outside the Court of Appeal regarding the judgment of a legal
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LONDON (Reuters) – The head of private equity firm Blackstone has pledged 150 million pounds to Oxford University, the biggest single donation in its history, to fund a centre for humanities that would also house an institute to study the ethics of artificial intelligence. FILE PHOTO: Stephen Schwarzman, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Blackstone, speaks
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his home, following the results of the European Parliament elections, in London, Britain May 27, 2019. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls (Reuters) – British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will back a move on Wednesday for the Labour Party to change its Brexit policy and support a second referendum
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FILE PHOTO: Stephen Schwarzman, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Blackstone, speaks during the Milken Institute’s 22nd annual Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., April 29, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake LONDON (Reuters) – The head of private equity firm Blackstone has pledged $150 million to Oxford University, the biggest single donation in its history, to fund
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LONDON (Reuters) – London Heathrow, the busiest airport in Europe, published its masterplan plan for expansion on Tuesday, including building a controversial third runway and new terminal facilities, at the start of a 12-week statutory consultation. FILE PHOTO: A general view of Heathrow Airport near London, Britain, October 11, 2016. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth/File Photo Emma Gilthorpe,
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LONDON (Reuters) – The British government said on Tuesday it planned to give the competition watchdog new powers to fine companies selling products such as mortgages, insurance and mobile phones which exploited the loyalty of their customers. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street in London, Britain June 12, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay
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PM hopeful Boris Johnson leaves his home in London, Britain, June 14, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay LONDON (Reuters) – Boris Johnson, the front-runner to replace Prime Minister Theresa May, pledged on Sunday to “end the digital divide” in Britain with the rollout of full fibre broadband by 2025. Using his column in the Telegraph newspaper, Johnson,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favourite Boris Johnson on Sunday, questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what. Boris Johnson, leadership candidate for Britain’s Conservative Prime Minister, leaves home in London, Britain, June 15, 2019.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Several hopefuls vying to replace British Prime Minister Theresa May turned their fire on favourite Boris Johnson on Sunday, questioning his pledge to leave the European Union by the end of October no matter what. Boris Johnson, leadership candidate for Britain’s Conservative Prime Minister, leaves home in London, Britain, June 15, 2019.
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Boxing – Tyson Fury v Tom Schwarz – Heavyweight Fight – MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, United States – June 15, 2019 Tyson Fury and Tom Schwarz in action REUTERS/Mike Segar (Reuters) – British heavyweight Tyson Fury made quick work of German opponent Tom Schwarz with a dominant second round TKO on Saturday in Las
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FILE PHOTO: Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the House of Commons during Prime Minister’s Questions in London, Britain June 12, 2019. ©UK Parliament/Mark Duffy/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May is considering pushing through a 27 billion pound increase to the education budget in her final weeks in power prompting a
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