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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s final Brexit gambit was in tatters on Wednesday just hours after her offer of a vote on a second referendum and closer trading arrangements failed to win over either opposition lawmakers or many in her own party. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on Brexit in
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Britain’s Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Michael Gove is seen outside the Cabinet Office in London, Britain May 14, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay LONDON (Reuters) – The British government will reflect on how people react to Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, environment minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday when asked whether
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Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May, and the leader of opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn attend an Armistice remembrance service at St Margaret’s Church, in London, Britain November 6, 2018. John Stillwell/Pool via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May has asked Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to support her Brexit deal after offering sweeteners
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FILE PHOTO: Ireland’s Prime Minister (Taoiseach) and Defence Minister Leo Varadkar arrives for the informal meeting of European Union leaders in Sibiu, Romania, May 9, 2019. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir DUBLIN (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May’s “new deal” aimed at delivering Brexit would appear to be acceptable to Ireland, a key party in the negotiations,
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LONDON (Reuters) – Plans by Britain’s opposition Labour Party to nationalise utilities including the country’s electricity grid will damage investment as well as hurting many small shareholders, one of the country’s main business groups warned on Tuesday. Last week, Labour published plans to renationalise the country’s 60-billion-pound energy networks, taking companies such as National Grid,
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Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives to give a speech on Brexit in Westminster in London, Britain, May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah Mckay LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will include in her Withdrawal Agreement Bill a requirement for Members of Parliament (MPs) to vote on whether to hold another Brexit
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May has put forward in a speech proposals that she called “one last chance” for parliament to approve the Brexit deal she has struck with the European Union. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a speech on Brexit in London, Britain May 21, 2019. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS
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FILE PHOTO: Britain’s opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn appears on BBC TV’s The Andrew Marr Show in London, Britain May 19, 2019. Jeff Overs/BBC/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s main opposition Labour Party said it will not support Prime Minister Theresa’s May latest attempt to secure Brexit after she offered sweeteners in
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will set out on Tuesday a “new deal” for Britain’s departure from the European Union, her fourth attempt to break an impasse in parliament over Brexit that has plunged her government into crisis. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at church near High Wycombe, Britain May
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LONDON (Reuters) – British Steel, the country’s second largest steel producer, is on the brink of collapse unless the government agrees to provide an emergency 30 million pound ($38 million) loan by later on Tuesday, two sources close to the situation said. Owned by investment firm Greybull Capital, British Steel employs around 5,000 people, mostly
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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party wants to nationalise energy and water infrastructure if it can oust Prime Minister Theresa May’s ruling Conservatives from power, reversing decades of pro-privatisation public policy. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speaks at the House of Commons in London, Britain May 8, 2019. ©UK Parliament/Roger Harris/Handout
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