• Hammond's plan for soft Brexit days before talks open

    Hammond's plan for soft Brexit days before talks open

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    The article states that discussions on a member's withdrawal must "take account of the framework for its future relationship with the Union". The announcement was agreed on Thursday between Brexit minister David Davis and the European Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier, the ministry said.
  • At least 19 die in Somalia hotel attack

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    Two of the gunmen were shot dead and 10 hostages were rescued but five other attackers were thought to remain inside, cutting off electricity to complicate security forces' efforts to end the siege, Capt. And the restaurant siege overnight was by no means the first attack launched by al-Shabab on a civilian target this year. "They were killing people on sight".
  • Ohio mother and daughters mysteriously found dead in home

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    Detectives with the North Royalton Police Department later confirmed 45-year-old Suzanne Taylor and her two daughters, Taylor Pifer , 21, and Kylie Pifer , 19, were murdered. Monday night at a residence in Brunswick, Ohio . According to reports, the couple was discovered by their son - who was concerned when Rogell did not show up for work.
  • Death toll in London inferno rises to 30

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    The official death toll from the blaze now sits at 30, up from 17 overnight, as firefighters continue the extremely hard process of recovering bodies from within the tower. On Saturday, she met with a group of residents in the more controlled setting of 10 Downing Street. He said: 'For me, this is a human tragedy'. London police said an investigation, led by a detective from its homicide and major crime unit, would examine whether criminal offences had been committed although they said ...
  • Theresa May to meet five Northern Ireland parties

    Theresa May to meet five Northern Ireland parties

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    DUP Leader Arlene Foster is known to be close to the new Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar . Meanwhile, talks are also continuing between the Conservatives and the DUP on the potential Westminster deal. Devolved government in Northern Ireland broke down in January. Though Conservative backbenchers ostensibly gave May their backing after the 1922 committee meeting of Tory MPs on Monday night , one former Conservative minister described the prime minister as "toast ...
  • Minute's silence to be held for Grenfell Tower victims

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    People write messages on a wall for the victims and in support for those affected by the massive fire in Grenfell Tower , in London , Thursday, June 15, 2017. Despite that outcome, fire experts say "stay put" is still the best advice - as long as the building has proper fire-suppression protections, such as multiple stairwells, sprinkler systems, fireproof doors and flame-resistant construction materials, some of which were lacking in the London blaze.
  • Polls open for French parliamentary election

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    Key rivals say they expect La REM to win a majority and have been urging voters to make the margin as small as possible, saying that otherwise democratic debate could be stifled. The Socialist Party, which ruled France until last month, and its allies are projected to win 20 to 30 seats less than its current 277. "We're going to find ourselves with fewer opposition representatives than there are in Russian Federation".
  • Britain's May Meets with Victims of Deadly High-rise Blaze

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    London has a chronic housing shortage even in the best of times, and those left homeless by the fire - already angry over what they see as government inequity and incompetence - fear being forced out of the British capital. More than 3 million pounds ($3.8 million) have been raised for the victims. "What are you going to do about it?" As the video continues to record, Rania is heard praying and saying police are telling people to get out but that they can't due to the fire and the ...