Month: July 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – London’s transport bosses temporarily renamed an underground station in honour of England football team manager Gareth Southgate after the team flew home following their run to the last four of the World Cup. Southgate Underground Station roundel, temporarily renamed as ‘Gareth Southgate’ in honour of England soccer team manager Gareth Southgate, is
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BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese artist Brother Nut can point to some success from his Beijing exhibit that used 10,000 bottles of yellowish water to raise awareness of contaminated rural ground water, although it did not go down so well with Beijing authorities. Chinese performance artist “Nut Brother” holds bottled polluted groundwater from Xiaohaotu county, Yulin
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will face the anger of Brexit supporters in her party on Monday when they try to force her to change course on her strategy for leaving the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, leaves the BBC after appearing on the Andrew Marr Show, in central London, Britain
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(Reuters) – England’s run to the semi-finals of the World Cup will encourage more home fans to show up and support the team in future matches, defender John Stones has said. England’s John Stones in action with Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku. REUTERS/Anton Vaganov Manager Gareth Southgate’s youthful team exceeded expectations by reaching the semi-finals at the
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FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) – Aerospace firms Airbus (AIR.PA) and Boeing (BA.N) will kickstart a contest for tens of billions of dollars of orders at the Farnborough Airshow on Monday, ensuring fireworks start early as they seek to bolster their already bulging order books. FILE PHOTO: An Airbus A350 aircraft flies in formation with Britain’s Red
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MOSCOW (Reuters) – France won the World Cup for the second time in spectacular style on Sunday as a 4-2 victory over Croatia in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades ended the battling outsiders’ dreams of a first title. After an early own goal by Mario Mandzukic France’s big guns delivered
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will on Monday seek to reassure aviation bosses that her under-fire Brexit plan won’t disrupt their supply chains, and promise that the industry will flourish as Britain leaves the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister, Theresa May, appears on the BBC’s Andrew Marr Show in London, Britain July 15,
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FRANKFURT (Reuters) – The German transport ministry confirmed on Sunday that the country’s federal motor vehicle authority (KBA) is conducting an official hearing into the emissions technology used in three models of car made by Opel. The Opel development centre is pictured in Ruesselsheim, Germany July 5, 2018. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski Weekly Bild am Sonntag reported
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The top Republican lawmaker overseeing trade policies on Sunday called for a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping to ease trade tensions, warning that U.S. tariffs would likely dampen U.S. economic growth this year. Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee Kevin Brady (R-TX) holds up
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