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WINDSOR, England (Reuters) – Hollywood stars joined Queen Elizabeth and her family for Britain’s second major royal wedding this year, as the monarch’s granddaughter Princess Eugenie married wine merchant Jack Brooksbank. Eugenie, 28, daughter of the queen’s third child, Prince Andrew and his ex-wife Sarah Ferguson, the Duchess of York, tied the knot with Brooksbank,
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LONDON (Reuters) – There are still big issues to be resolved in the negotiations for Britain to leave the European Union, including over the so-called Northern Ireland backstop, Prime Minister Theresa May’s spokesman said on Thursday. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies are inaugural signatories of the
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DUBLIN/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British and EU negotiators making headway on the Irish border hope for a Brexit deal breakthrough on Monday, diplomats said, though the British prime minister’s Northern Ireland ally has stoked uncertainty by warning it could vote against her. Anti-brexit protestors wave flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London, Britain, October 11,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will meet some of her ministers on Thursday to discuss Brexit, hours after her parliamentary partner threatened to withdraw its support if she accepts what it calls a “draconian solution” from the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May attends a roundtable meeting with business leaders whose companies
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – A Brexit deal is “within reach” next week, EU negotiator Michel Barnier said on Wednesday, even as he rammed home his insistence that Britain must accept possible checks on trade between its mainland and Northern Ireland. European Union’s Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier takes part in the EU Commission’s weekly college meeting in
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LONDON (Reuters) – The designer baking the cake for Friday’s royal wedding of Britain’s Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank says she was honoured to have been selected for the couple’s big day. Baker Sophie Cabot is seen in the kitchen preparing the red velvet and chocolate wedding cake for the marriage at Windsor Castle of
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GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) – The British government’s “shambolic” handling of its divorce talks with the European Union demonstrates that Scotland needs to become independent, Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon told her Scottish National Party (SNP) on Tuesday. Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the Scottish National Party’s party’s conference in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain, October 9,
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GLASGOW, Scotland (Reuters) – The only solution to Scotland’s Brexit problem is to split from the United Kingdom, Nicola Sturgeon told her Scottish National Party (SNP) on Tuesday. Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon speaks at the Scottish National Party’s party’s conference in Glasgow, Scotland, Britain, October 9, 2018. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne Britain’s 52-48 percent 2016 vote
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LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Britain said on Monday it could not agree a divorce deal with the European Union without a framework pact on future relations, throwing down the gauntlet to the bloc which also says it cannot move on talks until London does. British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives on stage dancing to Abba’s ‘Dancing
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The European Central Bank has given euro zone banks until 2022 to limit their reliance on their London operations for booking trades and loans following Britain’s exit from the European Union, the Financial Times wrote on Monday. The skyline with its financial district and the head quarters of the European Central Bank
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