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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s Labour Party said on Tuesday it had suspended relations with Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain’s Labour party, accusing him of sanctioning anti-Semitism and showing hostility towards Israeli policies. Jeremy Corbyn, the leader of Britain’s Labour Party, speaks at the launch of their local election campaign, in London, April 9, 2018.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain is expected to secure a handful of unexplained wealth orders (UWOs) in the next few months as the authorities step up their efforts to target “dirty money” that flows through the country, a senior police officer said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: A view of the London skyline shows the City of
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Gas will raise the price of its most widely used standard tariff for customers getting electricity and gas by an average of 5.5 percent from May 29, parent Centrica (CNA.L) said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: A British Gas van is seen parked outside a home in Loughborough, central England October 17,
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LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England should not delay raising interest rates again, one of its top policymakers said, pointing to the possibility of faster pay rises and the recent strong pick-up in the world economy. Ian McCafferty, a member of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee poses for a photograph at the
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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Yulia Skripal, who was poisoned along with her father, ex-spy Sergei Skripal, in Britain, is to seek political asylum, Russia’s RIA news agency reported on Monday, citing a relative. Cameramen capture documents on video after a briefing, attended by representatives of the Russian Prosecutor General’s Office and dedicated to investigations and proceedings,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Brexit transition deal last month has boosted confidence among finance chiefs at some of the country’s leading companies, a survey published on Monday showed. The Canary Wharf financial district is seen during early morning mist from Greenwich Park in London, Britain, January 22, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay Accountancy firm Deloitte said 27
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MOSCOW (Reuters) – The Russian embassy in London has sent a request for a meeting of its envoy with British foreign minister Boris Johnson to discuss the case of an ex-Russian spy and his daughter poisoned in Salisbury, the RIA news agency reported on Saturday. Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaks during a banquet with
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STEVENAGE, England (Reuters) – A European satellite launched this week to try out ways of tackling the growing amount of garbage in space will use technology as familiar to the ancient Romans as astronauts – nets and harpoons. Engineers who have designed and created harpoons for two pioneering space debris clearing projects said the appeal
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