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May to launch new push on her Brexit deal next month
6:46pm, 14th May, 2019

May to launch new push on her Brexit deal next month

British Prime Minister Theresa May will launch another push next month to approve Britain's exit from the European Union before the summer break, setting a new deadline for her Brexit plan and a potential timetable for her own departure.
Kate views Bletchley Park codebreaker exhibit for D-Day
12:08pm, 14th May, 2019

Kate views Bletchley Park codebreaker exhibit for D-Day

Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, travelled on Tuesday to the old home of Britain's World War Two codebreakers - and where her own grandmother worked, visiting an exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy...
Nobel winner warns UK of U.S.-style inequality risks
2:48am, 14th May, 2019

Nobel winner warns UK of U.S.-style inequality risks

Britain risks following the rise in inequality seen in the United States which could weaken democracy, a Nobel Prize-winning economist said on Tuesday at the launch of a major review into differences in income, education and health.
MPs square up to regulator over duty of care for banks
2:51am, 13th May, 2019

MPs square up to regulator over duty of care for banks

A legal duty for banks to act in the best interests of their customers may be needed, British lawmakers said on Monday, piling pressure on regulators to step up protection of consumers after a string of mis-selling scandals spanning decades.
Prince Harry, Meghan pay tribute to all mothers
12:13pm, 12th May, 2019

Prince Harry, Meghan pay tribute to all mothers

Prince Harry and Meghan paid tribute to all mothers on Sunday, when the Duchess of Sussex's native United States celebrates Mother's Day, by honouring and celebrating "past, present, mothers-to-be and those lost but forever remembered".