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LONDON (Reuters) – Hundreds of noisy protesters greeted Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he arrived in London on Wednesday, demonstrating over a rising tide of sexual violence at home, including two particularly brutal rapes. Demonstrators stage a protest against the visit by India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Parliament Square, London, Britain, April 18,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Health Secretary, Jeremy Hunt, is facing an investigation by a parliamentary watchdog over his failure to declare a property investment deal. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt walks towards Downing Street in London, May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville/File Photo Hunt, one of Britain’s wealthiest politicians, apologised last week
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May is to pay tribute to Queen Elizabeth for leading the Commonwealth with “service, dedication and constancy” as she thanks her for opening her homes to welcome leaders from across the world this week. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Queen Elizabeth leaves the annual Easter Sunday service at St George’s Chapel
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s upper house of parliament inflicted an embarrassing defeat on Theresa May’s government on Wednesday, challenging her refusal to remain in a customs union with the European Union after Brexit. The Prime Minister, who has struggled to unite her Conservative party over Brexit, has said Britain will leave the EU’s single market
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday the “Windrush generation”, people from the Caribbean who came to Britain as children after World War Two, were British and her government would not tell them to leave the country. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May walks out of 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, April
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s upper house of parliament is expected to inflict an embarrassing defeat on Theresa May’s government on Wednesday, challenging her refusal to remain in a customs union with the European Union after Brexit. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May walks out of 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, April 18, 2018. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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LONDON (Reuters) – Princess Diana would approve of her son Prince Harry’s marriage to U.S. actress Meghan Markle, according to author Andrew Morton whose famous biography of the late royal caused uproar in Britain some 25 years ago. Like Diana’s union to heir-to the-throne Prince Charles in 1981, Markle and Harry’s wedding next month has
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will review its climate targets to see whether they need to be strengthened to fit with the aims of an international climate accord, Britain’s energy minister said on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: An exhaust emits fumes as a car is driven through Richmond in London, Britain, December 2, 2016. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May will pledge cash to help improve children’s education in the Commonwealth and call for a commitment from fellow leaders to tackle malaria on Tuesday. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May attends a Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Youth Forum in London, April 16, 2018. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/Pool May’s government
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May, facing a rowdy session of parliament on Monday, defended her decision to join U.S.-led missile strikes against Syria without first seeking parliament’s authorisation. May justified her action in bypassing a parliament vote on military action, saying she was driven by the need to decide quickly about joining
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