Month: May 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s trade minister said on Tuesday that unelected lawmakers in parliament’s upper House of Lords were trying to block the will of the people over Brexit. Britain’s Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox arrives in Downing Street in London, May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson Britain’s upper house on Monday voted
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PRAGUE (Reuters) – Czech web developer Vojtech Ruzicka ditched his laptop and urban Prague lifestyle and decamped to the forest dressed as a blue-faced shaman for a “World of Warcraft” reenactment game. Vojtech Ruzicka dressed as a character from the computer game “World of Warcraft” stands in a forest near the town of Kamyk nad
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TAIPEI/BEIJING (Reuters) – The Dominican Republic severed ties with Taiwan after nearly 80 years and switched its allegiance to China, Beijing and Taipei confirmed on Tuesday, in another diplomatic blow to the self-ruled island. China’s State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi shakes hands with Dominican Republic’s Chancellor Miguel Vargas during a signing ceremony in
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(Reuters) – A decade after winning Olympic gold, American Dawn Harper Nelson is preparing to clear the final hurdles of her career. FILE PHOTO: Athletics – World Athletics Championships – Women’s 100 Metre Hurdles Final – London Stadium, London, Britain August 12, 2017. Dawn Harper-Nelson of the U.S. celebrates winning silver. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach/File Photo “This
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