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Former U.K. Chancellor Planned Tax Cut Before Resignation: Times

(Bloomberg) -- Sajid Javid was planning to reduce the basic rate of income tax, cut the tax on home sales

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UK's Johnson says coronavirus top priority, as first Briton dies

By David Milliken and Guy Faulconbridge LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson said slowing the spread of the coronavirus

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Coronavirus passed on in UK for first time as new case in Surrey takes total to 20

A 20th patient in Britain has tested positive for coronavirus in the first transmission within the UK. Chief medical officer

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Amazon tells employees to halt 'non-essential' travel as coronavirus death toll rises

Amazon has told employees to "defer non-essential travel" as the coronavirus death toll rises. The multinational tech company has over

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How could coronavirus affect Matt Hancock’s career?

Senior officials at the Department of Health have held their first meetings to try and work out the scale of

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Tough talk but UK-EU deal possible: experts

Tensions between Britain and the European Union are high ahead of post-Brexit trade talks next week, but experts say a

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Brexit Bulletin: France Mocks Boris Johnson

(Bloomberg) -- What’s Happening? France slaps down Boris Johnson's threat to walk away without a deal. France’s Europe minister didn’t

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UK talks tough on post-Brexit deal

LONDON: Britain has put the prospect of a chaotic Brexit back on the table on Thursday as it set out its red lines for upcoming trade talks with the European Union. In its mandate for negotiations that start on Monday, Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government rebuffed the EU’s demands for common trading standards and to […]

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UK looks to review foreign policy to redefine place in the world post-Brexit

UK’s review of its foreign policy, billed as the largest such exercise since the Cold War, is expected to “cover all aspects of the UK’s place in the world”, officials said.

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New UK immigration system unlikely to boost pay much - BoE's Haldane

OXFORD, England (Reuters) - Britain's new, post-Brexit immigration system is unlikely to lead to a significant increase in pay growth

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France warns 'Europe won’t trade its sovereignty either' amid post-Brexit trade row

France’s Europe minister today warned Boris Johnson that a December deadline for ending Brexit trade talks could risk the “level

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Brexit Was Tough. The Next 10 Months Look No Easier

(Bloomberg) -- Think four years of political noise over Brexit will subside now that the European Union and Britain are

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Boris Johnson calls emergency coronavirus meeting - for three days time

Boris Johnson has called an emergency Cobra meeting of government ministers to discuss the rapidly escalating global coronavirus crisis, to

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Boris Johnson government 'may be breaking own climate change laws' with £28.8bn roads programme

Boris Johnson’s government could be challenged in the courts over breaching its own climate change laws with a £29bn road

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Hundreds of viewers complain Dave and Stormzy’s Brit Awards performances were 'racist'

More than 300 people have complained that Dave and Stormzy’s Brit performances were “racist”. Dave, who won Best Album at

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Coronavirus may cause UK economy growth slump, Mark Carney warns as stock markets plummet

Mark Carney warned of a blow to Britain’s economy today as coronavirus panic sent the FTSE 100 plunging by about

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Confidence returning for UK consumers and companies - surveys

LONDON (Reuters) - Confidence among British consumers hit its highest level in 18 months in February, and there were fresh

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UK house prices rise by most since mid-2018 - Nationwide

LONDON (Reuters) - British house prices rose in February at their fastest annual pace since July 2018, mortgage lender Nationwide

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U.K. House Prices Rise Most Since 2018 Following Brexit Election

(Bloomberg) -- U.K. house prices climbed at the strongest annual pace since July 2018 this month, continuing a positive trend

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Boris Johnson warned over ‘really ill-judged’ language on women and ethnic minorities by senior Tory

Boris Johnson has been warned over using “really ill-judged” language about women and ethnic minorities by the new Conservative chair

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Boris Johnson's 'oven ready' Brexit is going nowhere near the oven

Recently, while visiting a friend who is not the most gifted of chefs, I was surprised to be served a

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Climate activists jubilant as expansion of Britain's Heathrow Airport blocked

By Alistair Smout and Sarah Young LONDON (Reuters) - The planned expansion of London's Heathrow Airport was declared unlawful on

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Global pressure over CAA-driven violence in India

The government pushed back against the criticism, with external affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar describing the comments by organisations and individuals as “inaccurate and misleading” and aimed at politicising the situation.

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Home Office presides over 100 data breaches in administration of EU settlement scheme, says watchdog

The Home Office has been responsible for more than 20 data breaches a month in the administration of the EU

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