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Theresa May to rule out return of border checks between UK and Ireland

The Guardian - ‎18 hours ago‎
Speaking ahead of the trip that completes a tour of all four parts of the UK within the first two weeks of her premiership, May said: “I made clear when I became prime minister that I place particular value on the precious bonds between the nations of ...

Rounds of showers and thunderstorms to rattle the United Kingdom at midweek - ‎2 hours ago‎
Rain and thunderstorms will track across the United Kingdom on Wednesday and Thursday, threatening to dampen and even cancel much-anticipated golf rounds and horse races.
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John Oliver's Boris Johnson Rant Proves The United Kingdom's Brexit Dilemma Is Far From Over

Bustle - ‎8 hours ago‎
Throughout the lead-up to the Brexit vote, John Oliver took to Last Week Tonight to voice his dismay at the possibility that his country would even entertain a vote to leave the European Union.
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Brexit: EU considers migration 'emergency brake' for UK for up to seven years

The Guardian - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Plans to allow the United Kingdom an exemption from EU rules on freedom of movement for up to seven years while retaining access to the single market are being considered in European capitals as part of a potential deal on Brexit.
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Republic should hold referendum on rejoining United Kingdom

the Irish News - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Sinn Féin's Martin McGuinness wants a referendum on a united Ireland. Perhaps instead, the Republic should have a referendum on rejoining the UK dare it be said, given the panic it is now in over Brexit. Britain is out, the Republic feels isolated ...

What Your Choice of Drug Slang Says About You

VICE - ‎3 hours ago‎
By this stage you should have learnt that the only words you actually need to talk about drugs are basically: "weed", "coke", "pills" and "ket".

UK shares lower at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 down 0.30% UK - ‎1 hour ago‎
The biggest gainers of the session on the United Kingdom 100 were 3I Group PLC (LON:III), which rose 3.30% or 19.500 points to trade at 610.500 at the close.

Travel: Hadrian's Wall, United Kingdom

New Zealand Listener - ‎15 hours ago‎
Travel · britain · UK. Leave a Comment. A section of the Housesteads town and fort. Photo/Nicholas Reid. When tourists say they've been somewhere “off the beaten track”, they usually mean somewhere only tens of thousands of people visit each year, ...

UK shares higher at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 up 0.47% UK - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
The biggest gainers of the session on the United Kingdom 100 were Vodafone Group PLC (LON:VOD), which rose 4.64% or 10.4500 points to trade at 235.5500 at the close.

United Kingdom Faces Severe Housing Shortage Amid Immigrant Influx

NPR - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The United Kingdom has a housing shortage. Add an influx of immigrants from other parts of European Union, and you have a market where escalating prices put home ownership out of the reach of many people.

50 great days out in the UK - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
50 great days out in the UK. Ironbridge, the birthplace of the Industrial Revolution, now houses 10 museums alongside the River Severn Credit: Alamy.
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UK shares lower at close of trade; United Kingdom 100 down 0.50% UK - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
The biggest gainers of the session on the United Kingdom 100 were Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT), which rose 5.05% or 57.00 points to trade at 1185.00 at the close.

Why Are Retail Sales Low in the United Kingdom?

Market Realist - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
According to the Office of National Statistics, the United Kingdom's referendum wasn't the main reason for the fall.
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The United Kingdom is sleepwalking into renewing humanity's deadliest weapons

Open Democracy - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
On July 18, parliament will vote on renewing the UK's Trident nuclear weapons system. The British public are tired of simplified, polarising campaign messages, and are fast losing faith in their elected representatives, setting the stage for a renewal ...
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Attorney General insists all of UK will leave EU - despite Scotland voting to stay

Scottish Daily Record - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
THE UK's top law officer has dismissed Scotland's vote to remain in the European Union and insisted "all of the United Kingdom" will leave. Attorney General Jeremy Wright said Holyrood does not have a veto over Brexit, adding Scotland will be taken out ...
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As Trump backers praise Brexit, UK and US are nations united in rage

The Guardian - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Others drew ideological comfort from the Brexit precedent. Before he was booed off the stage, Trump's defeated rival, the Texas senator Ted Cruz, told the convention: “Something powerful is happening ... We've seen it in the United Kingdom's ...

Report explores the market outlook on United Kingdom crude oil refinery , 2021

WhaTech - ‎4 hours ago‎
United Kingdom Crude Oil Refinery Outlook to 2021 ​is a new market research publication announced by Reportstack. This is a comprehensive report on crude oil refinery industry in United Kingdom. The report provides oil production, consumption, exports ...

How Britain Beat Its Teenage Pregnancy Epidemic

VICE - ‎18 hours ago‎
The UK still has the highest teenage birth and abortion rates in western Europe. "There has been a small improvement with more young people rating their SRE as good or very good," says Lucy Emmerson of the Sex Education Forum.
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After Brexit: Charting a Course for the United Kingdom's Trade Policy

Cato Institute - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
Last month's vote by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union gives control over trade policy back to British officials, who are now faced with the difficult task of creating new domestic institutions and formulating trade and other international ...

Why Is the United Kingdom in Decline? Blame Sir Winston Churchill

TIME - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
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