Category Archives: British News

EU unveils plan to borrow 750 billion euros to aid economic recovery

The European Commission has unveiled plans for a 750 billion euro ($826.5 billion) recovery fund as the region faces the worst economic crisis since the 1930s.

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Coronavirus: Boris Johnson’s health continues to improve, says No 10

Boris Johnson’s health continues to improve in hospital, Downing Street has said after the PM spent his third night in intensive care.

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Brexit: US ‘wants to reach trade deal with UK this year’

The US wants to agree a post-Brexit trade deal with the UK this year, the country’s treasury secretary has said. After meeting Chancellor Sajid Javid in London, Steve Mnuchin said he believed the UK could negotiate trade deals with the US and EU at the same time.

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Trump Invites Britain’s Johnson to the White House in New Year

Britain’s Sunday Times newspaper reported that President Donald Trump has invited British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to visit him in the White House in the new year.

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British lawmakers approve Boris Johnson’s Brexit plan; UK to leave EU by January 31

Finally something being done after 4 years. Friday British lawmakers overwhelmingly voted to approve Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s new Brexit deal marking a moment of triumph days after winning a commanding parliamentary majority.

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General election 2019: Farage promises Reform Party after Brexit

European Union, leader Nigel Farage has said the Brexit Party will change its name to the Reform Party after the UK leaves the European Union. It will campaign for changes to the voting system and the abolition of the House of Lords, he told Sky News.

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UK PM Johnson: I have never seen evidence of Russian interference

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday he had never seen any evidence of Russian interference in any British democracy.

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Case of monkeypox confirmed in England after patient had traveled to Nigeria

At least one person in England has been diagnosed with a rare viral infection known as monkeypox, Public Health England (PHE) confirmed this week.

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Release of London Bridge terror suspect was ‘mistake,’ PM Boris Johnson says

Friday’s stabbing attack on the London Bridge that left two people dead and three others wounded had British Prime Minister Boris Johnson arguing afterward that it had been a “mistake” to grant an early release to the suspect, an ex-convict who was shot and killed by police.

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London Bridge attack suspect shot by British police after stabbing report

Friday British police were seen in a dramatic video struggling with and then shooting a man on the London Bridge shortly after reports of a stabbing in the area, an incident that sent law enforcement teeming to the key thoroughfare where auto and pedestrian traffic was brought to a standstill amid the “major incident.”

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