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LONDON (Reuters) – A statue of British women’s rights leader Millicent Fawcett was unveiled in Parliament Square on Tuesday, the first monument to a woman to be erected on the historic site. People attending the official unveiling gather around the statue of suffragist Millicent Fawcett on Parliament Square after the ceremony, in London, Britain, April
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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Like many Americans, Shirley Lee fell in love with Meghan Markle and Britain’s Prince Harry the day they announced their engagement last November. Now she is selling to royal fans worldwide dolls dressed in outfits she designed and made that she thinks Prince Harry and his biracial bride might wear when
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will compensate some Caribbean immigrants who have lived legally in Britain for decades and have wrongly been labelled illegal immigrants because of trouble documenting their status, interior minister Amber Rudd said on Monday. Britain’s Home Secretary Amber Rudd leaves 10 Downing Street in London, April 10, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay The government
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LONDON/SEOUL (Reuters) – Britain and South Korea are in talks to protect an arrangement of tax breaks for Korean buyers of North Sea crude beyond Britain’s upcoming exit from the EU, officials from both countries said, although a breakthrough does not look imminent. Vessels that are used for towing oil rigs in the North Sea
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party would likely broaden the Bank of England’s mandate to include factors such as employment but would not seek to remove the central bank’s independence, Labour’s finance policy chief John McDonnell said on Sunday. Britain’s Shadow Finance Minister John McDonnell, speaks as he sets out Labour’s demands for the
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s health minister Jeremy Hunt threatened to impose new regulations on social media firms unless they do more to protect young people using their services. Britain’s Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Jeremy Hunt leaves 10 Downing Street in London, January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville – RC1CCFA33B00 Hunt said the
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s health minister Jeremy Hunt threatened to impose new regulations on social media firms unless they did more to protect young people using their services. Britain’s Secretary of State for Health and Social Care Jeremy Hunt leaves 10 Downing Street in London, January 30, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville – RC1CCFA33B00 Hunt said the
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth attended a star-studded special concert on Saturday as the world’s oldest and longest-reigning living monarch celebrated her 92nd birthday. Welsh singer Tom Jones kicked off the show with his hit “It’s Not Unusual” shortly before Elizabeth appeared in the royal box of London’s Albert Hall, flanked by her family.
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will consider compensating members of the “Windrush generation” of post-War Caribbean immigrants who may have suffered after being wrongly labelled as illegal entrants, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at a news conference to mark the end of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
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