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Golf: European winners of Players Championship

Golf: European winners of Players Championship

Published 18/03/2019

(Reuters) - European winners of the Players Championship after Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy triumphed at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra, Florida on Sunday: 1987 - [more…]

UK’s Corbyn says social media platforms must act after New Zealand…

UK’s Corbyn says social media platforms must act after New Zealand…

Published 17/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Social media platforms must be able to react more quickly and stop the broadcast of live events, the leader of Britain’s opposition [more…]

Snooker: ‘Rocket’ O’Sullivan blasts to 1,000th century break

Snooker: ‘Rocket’ O’Sullivan blasts to 1,000th century break

Published 10/03/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Ronnie O’Sullivan recorded a snooker landmark on Sunday when he became the first player to compile 1,000 career century breaks en route [more…]

May buckles: British PM to rule out no-deal Brexit – media reports

May buckles: British PM to rule out no-deal Brexit – media reports

Published 26/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will on Tuesday propose formally ruling out a no-deal Brexit in a bid to avoid a rebellion [more…]

Hard Brexit could wipe at least 0.5 percent off German GDP – BDI

Hard Brexit could wipe at least 0.5 percent off German GDP – BDI

Published 26/02/2019

BERLIN (Reuters) - If Britain quits the European Union without a deal, that could shave at least 0.5 percent off Germany’s gross domestic product (GDP), [more…]

UK PM May’s Brexit deal should face public vote if passed: Labour…

UK PM May’s Brexit deal should face public vote if passed: Labour…

Published 26/02/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal should be put to a second referendum if it is passed by parliament, the Brexit spokesman [more…]

Prince William, Kate laud Dundee for its team approach to challenges

Prince William, Kate laud Dundee for its team approach to challenges

Published 29/01/2019

DUNDEE, Scotland (Reuters) - Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate visited a gleaming new design museum on Tuesday as well as a factory facing [more…]

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Boris Johnson tells UK’s May: Ditch the Irish backstop and get support

Published 28/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The most prominent Brexit campaigner in Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative party said on Monday that she would get widespread support if [more…]

UK education minister does not see no-deal Brexit becoming…

UK education minister does not see no-deal Brexit becoming…

Published 28/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s education minister Damian Hinds said on Monday he did not envisage a no-deal Brexit becoming the official policy of Prime Minister [more…]

Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Brexit is in peril, UK PM May warns ahead of vote on her deal

Published 14/01/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May warned on Monday that Britain’s planned exit from the EU could be derailed, a last-ditch effort to win [more…]