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LONDON (Reuters) – A Coat of Arms has been created for U.S. actress Meghan Markle, who married Britain’s Prince Harry in a lavish ceremony watched by millions last weekend, featuring California’s state flower and a blue background to represent the Pacific Ocean. Britain’s Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex’s, new coat of arms can be seen
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LONDON (Reuters) – Falling business investment and the weakest household spending growth in more than three years marked a bad start to 2018 for Britain’s economy, as official data on Friday confirmed it almost stagnated. Trains pass near construction work taking place around Battersea Power Station in London, Britain, May 22, 2018 . REUTERS/Toby Melville
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LONDON/DUBLIN (Reuters) – Britain’s post-Brexit adaptation will run through 2020, as planned, a British government spokeswoman said on Thursday as the EU dismissed London’s ideas for a longer status quo on customs and trade in a fight over the Irish border. Anti-Brexit demonstrators wave EU and Union flags outside the Houses of Parliament in London,
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LONDON (Reuters) – British households turned less confident in May, reflecting uncertainty about the economy’s prospects ahead of Brexit next year, according to a survey published on Friday. A shopper pushes a trolley in a supermarket in London, Britain April 11, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall YouGov, a polling firm, and the Centre for Economics and Business
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LONDON (Reuters) – Queen Elizabeth’s grandson Prince William will visit Jerusalem and Ramallah when he becomes the first senior member of Britain’s royal family to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories next month. Britain’s Prince William attends the first annual Royal Foundation Forum held at Aviva in London, February 28, 2018 . REUTERS/Chris Jackson/Pool William,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson talked international relations and rude poetry with a hoax caller who pretended to be the Armenian prime minister in a new gaffe by one of Britain’s most prominent politicians. Boris Johnson speaks on the phone in central London, Britain, July 1, 2015. REUTERS/Paul Hackett In the 18-minute
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BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British and EU negotiators have made little progress this week on efforts to avoid a post-Brexit hard border in Ireland, a senior EU official said on Thursday. A sign for a Brexit auction is seen at sunset in the border town of Jonesborough, Northern Ireland, November 29, 2017. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne “Progress so
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SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson concluded a five-day charm offensive in Latin America on Wednesday by expressing interest in a trade agreement with Chile and other countries in Latin America’s so-called Pacific Alliance. Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera and Britain’s Foreign Minister Boris Johnson shake hands in Santiago, Chile, May 23, 2018. REUTERS/Ivan
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party lost a vote on Wednesday to force the government to dock the transport minister’s salary over his handling of the failed contract to run the London to Edinburgh rail line. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Secretary of State for Transport Chris Grayling leaves 10 Downing Street, London, November 22, 2017.
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