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LONDON (Reuters) – The daughter of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal, who with her father was poisoned with a nerve agent at his home in England earlier this month, is no longer in a critical condition and is improving rapidly, the hospital said on Thursday. Yulia Skripal, 33, and her 66-year-old father were found on
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday that leaving the European Union will mean more money will be available to spend on healthcare, delivering on a central promise made by campaigners to leave the bloc. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May meets a local parent and toddler group at St Andrew’s Heddon-on-the-Wall,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s Information Commissioner welcomed Facebook’s decision to end its partnerships with several large data brokers who help advertisers target people on the social network. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook logo are seen in front of displayed binary digits in this illustration taken, March 18, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo Facebook made the move
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LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers launched a new inquiry into money-laundering, sanctions and economic crime on Thursday, with a particular focus on properties bought with so-called “dirty money”, amid growing tensions with Russia. House numbers are displayed outside properties in London, Britain January 23, 2016. REUTERS/Neil Hall Prime Minister Theresa May said there was no
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LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers are launching a fresh investigation into how the country is tackling crimes such as money laundering and terrorist financing after a report that billions of pounds of proceeds of crime are flowing into British property. FILE PHOTO – Nicky Morgan arrives to attend a cabinet meeting at Number 10 Downing
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LONDON (Reuters) – British police said on Wednesday the former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter may have been exposed to a suspected nerve agent at the front door of their home. A tent covers the park bench where former Russian intelligence agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found after they
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday her government would deliver on Britain’s vote to leave the European Union, after the referendum result was questioned by some critics who say funding rules were broken by Brexit campaigners. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in Westminster, London, Britain, March 26,
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government will introduce new counter-terrorism legislation to parliament in the coming weeks and months, Security Minister Ben Wallace said on Wednesday. Britain’s Houses of Parliament is seen reflected in a large puddle in Westminster in London, Britain, January 3, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson “You will see them very
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LONDON (Reuters) – London stripped Uber on Friday of its licence to operate from the end of next week in a huge blow to the taxi service and 3.5 million users in one of the world’s wealthiest cities. The capital’s transport authority said the Silicon Valley technology giant was not fit and proper to hold
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By Estelle Shirbon and William James | LONDON LONDON British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Sunday for a stronger response to Islamist extremism after three attackers drove a van into pedestrians on London Bridge and stabbed others nearby, killing seven people and injuring 48. London’s Metropolitan Police arrested 12 people in the Barking district
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