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Irish PM says EU has upper hand in Brexit trade talks with UK

Irish PM says EU has upper hand in Brexit trade talks with UK

Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said the European Union will have the upper hand in post-Brexit trade talks with the United Kingdom and questioned Prime Minister Boris Johnson ...

UK will set out EU trade objectives next month: Brexit secretary

UK will set out EU trade objectives next month: Brexit secretary

Britain will set out more details about its objectives for a free trade deal with the European Union next month after the country leaves the bloc on Jan. 31, Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay said.

India to auction rare art belonging to diamond magnate arrested in UK

India to auction rare art belonging to diamond magnate arrested in UK

The seized assets of Indian diamond magnate Nirav Modi, arrested in Britain last year over fraud allegations, will be auctioned within the next two months, the Mumbai-based Saffronart auctioneers said ...

Trump invites UK's Johnson to White House in new year: British media

Trump invites UK's Johnson to White House in new year: British media

US President Donald Trump has invited British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to visit him in the White House in the new year, British media reported on Sunday.

UK to take back 42 containers of plastic scrap illegally shipped to Malaysia

UK to take back 42 containers of plastic scrap illegally shipped to Malaysia

Britain will take back 42 containers filled with plastic waste that had been illegally shipped to Malaysia, authorities said on Monday.

UK's Johnson promises Brexit for Christmas in manifesto

UK's Johnson promises Brexit for Christmas in manifesto

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will promise to bring his Brexit deal back to parliament before Christmas when he launches his Conservative Party's manifesto on Sunday ...

UK's Labour vows action on ‘tax and wage cheat’ multinationals

UK's Labour vows action on ‘tax and wage cheat’ multinationals

Britain's opposition Labour Party will hold a rally outside an Amazon depot on Saturday as it highlights its promise to target multinational firms it accuses of dodging taxes ...

UK budget deficit hits 5-yr high before election give-aways

UK budget deficit hits 5-yr high before election give-aways

Britain ran a much bigger budget deficit last month than expected, showing how public borrowing is already on the rise even before politicians implement any of the costly spending pledges ...

Protest forces UK PM Johnson to cancel campaign visit

Protest forces UK PM Johnson to cancel campaign visit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson cancelled a planned campaign visit to a bakery in southwest England on Thursday after protesters gathered outside, the BBC reported.

Qatar British Festival to celebrate mutual ties, strengthen bonds

Qatar British Festival to celebrate mutual ties, strengthen bonds

The sixth Qatar British Festival, which celebrates the strong and ongoing cultural relationship between the two countries

Vietnam says trying to speed up identification of UK truck dead

Vietnam says trying to speed up identification of UK truck dead

Vietnam is trying to speed up the identification of its citizens who are suspected to have been among the people found dead in the back of a truck near London last week ...

QIA reaffirms long-term commitment to UK

QIA reaffirms long-term commitment to UK

Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), the country's sovereign wealth fund, has reaffirmed its long-term commitment to the UK, through a strategy of continuous, gradual investment and increased diversification