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British premier Theresa May rallies party with warning to Russia

British Prime Minister Theresa May took aim at Russia at a major speech to her Conservative Party on Saturday, cutting a stronger figure as internal Brexit divisions took a back seat.

South Korean ex-president Lee Myung-bak admits taking $100,000 from spy agency

Former South Korean president Lee Myung-bak has admitted receiving $100,000 from the state spy agency while still in office, reports said Thursday, after he faced a marathon interrogation by prosecutors over corruption allegations.

British premier to back EU free trade deal after Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May will call Friday for an unprecedented free trade deal with the EU after Brexit in a major speech, but is expected to acknowledge that Britain will have to make sacrifices in its economic relationship.

Kim Jong Un’s sister arrives in South Korea for historic visit

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister landed in the South Friday, the first member of Pyongyang's ruling dynasty to set foot in its rival since the Korean War.

Fresh UK splits as Brexit negotiations resume

Brexit negotiations resumed Tuesday in Brussels as fresh splits rocked British Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative party, with one pro-European lawmaker urging her to expel hardline eurosceptics.

Canada votes to make national anthem gender-neutral

The Canadian Senate has passed a bill to make the lyrics of the English-language version of its national anthem gender-neutral.

David Davis promises independent UK amid fresh Brexit tensions

Brexit minister David Davis will seek to reassure eurosceptics about the government's strategy for leaving the EU on Friday after fresh splits emerged in the ruling Conservative party.

UKIP in chaos over racist comment on Prince Harry’s fiancee

The UK Independence Party (UKIP), was plunged into chaos on Monday over the fate of its leader whose lover made racist comments about Prince Harry’s fiancee, Meghan Markle.

Landmark Brexit bill set to clear parliamentary hurdle

British MPs are set to give the green light Wednesday to a key Brexit bill whose turbulent passage through parliament has dealt damaging defeats to Prime Minister Theresa May, but it faces further opposition from the upper house.

British MPs to vote on landmark Brexit bill

British MPs will vote Wednesday on a key Brexit bill whose turbulent passage through parliament has dealt damaging defeats to Prime Minister Theresa May, and which still faces stiff opposition in the upper house.

Top UK politician dumps girlfriend over racial comments

The leader of Britain’s anti-European Union UKIP Party said he had split with his new girlfriend after a newspaper published derogatory comments she made about Prince Harry’s fiancee Meghan Markle and black people.

British premier Theresa May completes cabinet reshuffle amid criticism

Just one big change to her front-row team saw former Education Secretary Justine Greening resigning from the cabinet.

British Airways to acquire ailing Austrian airline

The owner of British Airways, IAG, is to acquire ailing and bankrupt Austrian airline Niki.

UK passports to change from burgundy to blue after Brexit

Britain will return to a blue and gold passport design after the country leaves the European Union in 2019 “to restore our national identity”, its interior ministry has announced.


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