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(Reuters) – The British Airways website and mobile application have suffered a breach of customers’ personal and financial data from around 380,000 card payments, the carrier’s parent International Airlines Group (ICAG.L) said on Thursday. British Airways aircraft are seen at Heathrow Airport in west London, Britain, February 23, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo The breach covered
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s regulator on Thursday proposed a price cap on default dual fuel energy bills of 1,136 pounds a year, which it hopes to implement by the winter, following a government promise to tackle “rip-off” prices. FILE PHOTO: A gas cooker The energy regulator, Ofgem, said it would review the price caps twice
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Charles and actress and anti-harassment activist Rose McGowan were among those honoured at the annual GQ Men of the Year Awards on Wednesday. Britain’s Prince Charles receives the Lifetime Achievement award from Editor of GQ, Dylan Jones, at the GQ Men of the Year Awards 2018 in Association with Hugo
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LONDON (Reuters) – British public opinion on leaving the European Union is still deeply split, according to a survey on Wednesday, indicating only a slight increase in support for remaining a member despite growing pessimism about the outcome of negotiations. FILE PHOTO: Flags are seen at the EU Commission headquarters ahead of a first full
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AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Laboratory tests by the chemical weapons watchdog confirmed British conclusions that two people in Amesbury, southwest England, were exposed to a Novichok-type nerve agent, it said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) is seen during a special session in the Hague, Netherlands
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Labour Party adopted an internationally accepted definition of anti-Semitism on Tuesday, trying to defuse a row that has deepened rifts and heaped pressure on its leader at a time when the government is struggling over Brexit. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn leaves his house in London, Britain,
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LONDON (Reuters) – The most senior official in Britain’s Brexit ministry said on Tuesday he was confident that plans were in place for the possibility of Britain leaving the European Union without a deal. Anti-Brexit demonstrators wave EU and Union flags opposite the Houses of Parliament, in London, Britain, June 19, 2018. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls “What
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LONDON, Sept 4 (Reuters) – British construction activity slowed in August after reaching a two-year high the month before, as builders worked their way through projects delayed by bad weather earlier in the year, industry data showed on Tuesday. Cranes fill the sky above a construction site in central London, Britain August 21, 2018. REUTERS/Phil
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THE HAGUE (Reuters) – Mauritius argued at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday that Britain had unduly pressured it to give up the Chagos Islands in 1965 in exchange independence, as it weighed claims to the archipelago which now houses a major U.S. military base. FILE PHOTO: Diego Garcia, the largest island in
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(Reuters) – Three of England’s big water companies unveiled plans on Monday to cut leakages and improve services while keeping prices at least flat in real terms after their performance was questioned in the country’s hottest summer in living memory. Thames Water operatives collect bottled water for distribution in Hampstead in London, Britain, March 5,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s exit from the European Union could tip public opinion in Scotland in favour of seeking independence, an opinion poll showed on Sunday. FILE PHOTO: Union, Scottish Soltaire and European Union flags (L-R) fly outside of the Scottish Parliament building in Edinburgh, Scotland, Britain, July 1, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Heppell/File Photo Scotland voted
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May said she would not compromise with Brussels over her plans for Brexit as a media report said rivals in her party were set to publish their own proposal calling for a cleaner break with the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May visits the Royal Welsh Show in
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said she would not compromise with Brussels over her plans for Brexit as a media report said rivals in her party were set to publish their own proposal calling for a cleaner break with the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May visits the Royal Welsh Show
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BERLIN (Reuters) – Companies will face disruption to their supply chains if Britain leaves the European Union without securing continued access to the bloc’s single market or a customs union, EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told a German newspaper. European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier attends a media briefing with Britain’s Secretary of
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