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LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers will wrest control of the Brexit process from the government on Wednesday in order to try to find a majority for an alternative way forward that could break the parliamentary deadlock. British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks in Parliament in London, Britain March 25, 2019, ©UK Parliament/Mark Duffy/Handout via REUTERS
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LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers called on Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday to heed whatever alternative Brexit strategy they can settle on after they attempted to break the impasse by grabbing control of the process in parliament. British Prime Minister Theresa May speaks in Parliament in London, Britain March 25, 2019, ©UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout
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STRATFORD-UPON-AVON, England (Reuters) – In William Shakespeare’s ancient birthplace, discontent over Brexit runs even deeper than three years ago when this “scepter’d isle” shocked the world by voting to leave the European Union. The 2016 referendum revealed a United Kingdom divided over much more than EU membership, and has sparked impassioned debate about everything from
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LONDON (Reuters) – British lawmakers on Monday used a vote on the government’s next steps on Brexit to wrest control of the process so that they can then try to find a majority for an alternative that would break the parliamentary deadlock. British Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a statement in the Parliament in London,
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May admitted on Monday she did not have the backing to pass her European Union withdrawal deal as some in her party called on her to quit and parliament plotted to wrest the Brexit process away from her government. At one of the most important junctures for the
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s grocery industry watchdog has ordered the Co-operative Group, the country’s sixth-biggest supermarket chain, to make major changes to its governance, IT systems and processes after finding it breached the sector’s code. FILE PHOTO: Co-op signs outside one of the company’s supermarkets in London, Britain, September 14, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/File Photo Groceries
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A passenger steam train passes the remains of Corfe Castle as it travels towards Swanage, in Dorset, south west Britain, September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – Visits to the United Kingdom by overseas residents fell 4 percent in 2018 to 37.8 million and spending by tourists and other visitors was down by 7
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HAVANA (Reuters) – Prince Charles and his wife Camilla landed in Havana on Sunday for the first official trip by the British royal family to Communist-run Cuba even as Britain’s top ally the United States seeks to isolate the island nation. Britain’s Prince Charles (C) and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (C-R), stand near an image
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May held crisis talks with senior colleagues and hardline Brexiteers on Sunday trying to breathe life into her twice-defeated European divorce deal after reports her cabinet was plotting to topple her. The United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union was already slipping from May’s weakened grasp as she
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