Saturday, 27 May 2017

Tag Archives: LONDON

EU law ‘will continue to apply in UK during transition deal’

Joseph-Muscat

LONDON: EU law will apply in Britain after Brexit as an essential part of any transition deal, Malta’s prime minister has said. Joseph Muscat, whose country has just taken over the EU’s rotating presidency, also said it was “quite obvious” the City of London could be in line for a ...

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London Mayor Sadiq Khan – Britain heading for ‘muddled Brexit’

LONDON: London Mayor Sadiq Khan will say on Thursday that urgent action is needed to prevent Britain slipping towards a “muddled Brexit”, arguing that the capital needs more control over its economic policy to cope with leaving the European Union. Khan, a member of the opposition Labour Party, was elected ...

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Deepika heads to London for ‘xXx: Return of Xander Cage’ promotions

LONDON: Actress Deepika Padukone is leaving no stone unturned to promote her Hollywood debut “xXx: Return of Xander Cage”. After extensively promoting the film in Mexico, Deepika will now be going to London, according to a press release. The “Bajirao Mastani” actress along with her co-star Vin Diesel and the ...

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Snapchat to set up international HQ in London

LONDON: Snap Inc, the company formerly known as Snapchat, has announced that it will set up its main international hub in the UK, in what is likely to be seen as a vote of confidence for British tech following the EU referendum result. The company says it chose Britain because ...

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Tube strike hits millions of Londoners

LONDON: Millions of Londoners endured a chaotic start to the week on Monday after a strike shut down most of the Underground network, including many city centre stations. Clapham Junction, a major transport hub in the south of the capital, had to be evacuated in the morning rush hour due ...

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Tube strike is completely unnecessary: Sadiq Khan

LONDON: Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said he wanted to continue talking to the unions, but he made no new offers on staffing. He said: “I accept the argument that we need more staff on the London Underground. Already we have created 200 new posts and want to carry on ...

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UK will have ‘control over borders’ after Brexit: PM May

LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa May insisted on Sunday that Britain will have “control over our borders” after Brexit, suggesting she would be prepared to quit Europe’s trading zone to achieve it. “The referendum vote was a vote for us to… bring control into our immigration system. I’m clear that is ...

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Queen Elizabeth Attends Church With Prince Philip After Recovering

LONDON: Welcome back, Your Highness! Queen Elizabeth made her first public appearance in a month on Sunday, attending church at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham. The 90-year-old monarch stunned in a royal blue suit and matching hat, pairing the look with short black heels. She drove up to the ...

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