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December 12, 2017 5:47 am gmt |
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The EU’s foreign policy chief says there is “full EU unity” in support of Jerusalem becoming the capital of both Israel and a future Palestinian state. Federica Mogherini said the bloc’s member states would not recognise the city as Israel’s capital before a final status...
In Britain
December 9, 2017 8:36 am gmt |
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Brexit is rapidly becoming a symbol without substance. Prime Minister Theresa May’s last-minute deal with the European Union reduces the chances of a chaotic divorce but exposes the difficulty of preserving trade flows after the separation. A lengthy transition period will create further scope for Ma...
In World
November 11, 2017 5:13 am gmt |
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The sixth round of Brexit talks has not made significant progress on key matters such as a financial settlement and the Irish border, said the EU’s chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier Friday. The newest round of Brexit talks was conducted from Thursday to Friday in Brussels. Barnier said in a pres...
In Latest Stories
October 30, 2017 4:09 am gmt |
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Tens of thousands of pro-unity demonstrators waving Spanish, Catalan, and European Union flags took to the streets of Barcelona on Sunday (October 29) as the country faced its worst political crisis in the four decades since its return to democracy. The demo came after sacked Catalan President Carles...
In Britain
October 26, 2017 10:06 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday (October 25) that she expected parliament would have a vote on the final Brexit deal before the country formally leaves the bloc. Theresa May is seeking a so-called implementation period of around two years following Britain’s departure from ...
In Britain
October 17, 2017 3:55 am gmt |
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker agreed over dinner in Brussels on Monday (October 16) that the pace of negotiations over Britain’s departure from the European Union should be stepped up. A joint statement described a “constructive and f...
In Britain
October 13, 2017 8:40 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday (October 12) Britain was making good progress in its divorce talks with the European Union and that she looked forward to moving on to discuss future trade partnerships soon. The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier earlier said the talks had hit a de...
In Britain
October 12, 2017 11:28 am gmt |
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The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier says there has not been enough progress to move to the next stage of Brexit talks as the UK wants. He said there was “new momentum” in the process but there was still “deadlock” over the so-called divorce bill, which he said was &...
In Britain
October 8, 2017 12:05 pm gmt |
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The survey, conducted by polling firm ORB International and seen by The Telegraph, found that almost two thirds of people disapprove of her government’s negotiations with the European Union to leave the bloc. A previous poll conducted by ORB in early September found that only 45 percent of Britons th...
In Britain
October 2, 2017 8:11 am gmt |
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Chanting and waving the gold stars of the European Union flag, tens of thousands of protesters marched through Manchester on Sunday (October 1) to the ruling Conservative Party’s annual conference todemand that Britain stay in the European Union. Protesters in the northern English city called o...
In Srilanka
September 28, 2017 12:02 pm gmt |
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Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana who is on his first official visit to the European Union Headquarters in Brussels held discussions with the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini and European Commissioner Christos Stylianides on 26th September. The Foreign M...
In Britain
September 25, 2017 5:08 am gmt |
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Hundreds of anti-Brexit campaigners have descended on the Labor Party annual conference Sunday in Brighton to demand a U-turn on European Union (EU) withdrawal. Protesters waving EU flags have gathered on the Brighton waterfront to urge the Labor leader Jeremy Corbyn to “get real” and sta...
In Britain
September 23, 2017 10:38 am gmt |
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Prime Minister Theresa May called on Friday for Britain to stay in the European Union’s single market during a roughly two-year transition out of the EU while offering concessions as she appealed for a revival of Brexit negotiations. In a speech in a 14th century church in Florence, May spent much of...
In Technology
September 20, 2017 8:00 am gmt |
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The European Union unveiled plans to step up its response to cyberattacks including a new intelligence-sharing agency, cyber war games and product safety labels. The proposals by the European Commission, the executive arm of the 28-nation bloc, come amid growing concerns over election hacking by fore...
In Britain
September 10, 2017 4:21 am gmt |
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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 – did not apply transitional controls on migrants from eastern Europe. But in a Sunday Ti...
In Britain
September 4, 2017 8:53 am gmt |
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Britain’s chief Brexit negotiator David Davis said on Sunday (September 3) the European Union had made itself look silly by criticising the British approach to the talks that Brussels said had made little progress. “Bluntly, I think it looked a bit silly, because there plainly were things...
In Britain
September 1, 2017 6:27 am gmt |
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The UK must not allow itself to be “blackmailed” by the EU over its Brexit settlement bill in order to start trade talks, International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has said. He said a bad Brexit deal would damage both British and European companies. Businesses have become impatient with the ...
In Britain
August 28, 2017 10:46 am gmt |
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Formal Brexit talks are due to resume in Brussels later, with British negotiators urging the EU to show “flexibility and imagination”. Brexit Secretary David Davis wants to broaden discussions to include trade. But the EU says there has to be progress on the issues of citizens’ righ...
In Britain
August 17, 2017 9:48 am gmt |
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The government plans to keep visa-free travel to the UK for EU visitors after Brexit, the BBC understands. But if visitors from EU countries wanted to work, study or settle in the UK they would have to apply for permission under the proposals. EU citizens are currently free to live and work in the UK...