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UK: trade deals challenge

The United Kingdom will start the process of leaving the European Union on the 29th of March.

The United Kingdom will start the process of leaving the European Union on the 29th of March.

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Northern Ireland: thousands attend Martin McGuinness funeral

Thousands of people including world leaders have turned out for the funeral of Martin McGuinness, the former IRA commander who played a pivotal role in Northern Ireland’s transition to…

Thousands of people including world leaders have turned out for the funeral of Martin McGuinness, the former IRA commander who played a pivotal role in Northern Ireland’s transition to…

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Westminster attack: Second victim named as Aysha Frade

One of the two people killed on Westminster Bridge Wednesday during the worst terror attack to hit London since 2005 was identified as Aysha Frade

One of the two people killed on Westminster Bridge Wednesday during the worst terror attack to hit London since 2005 was identified as Aysha Frade

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Westminster Attack: MPs pay their respects

John Bercow, the Speaker of Britain’s House of Commons, leads the chamber in a tribute to honour those who died or were injured in the Westminster attack on Wednesday, March…

John Bercow, the Speaker of Britain’s House of Commons, leads the chamber in a tribute to honour those who died or were injured in the Westminster attack on Wednesday, March…

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London terrorist "acted alone" as police arrest eight

British police have made several arrests and raided addresses, including in Birmingham, in connection with the deadly London terror attack.

British police have made several arrests and raided addresses, including in Birmingham, in connection with the deadly London terror attack.

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Westminster horror described by eyewitnesses

Wednesday’s bloodshed in Westminster marked the deadliest attack in London since suicide bombers killed 52 commuters on the city’s transport system in 2005.

Wednesday’s bloodshed in Westminster marked the deadliest attack in London since suicide bombers killed 52 commuters on the city’s transport system in 2005.

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"Terror" dominates UK's front pages

The violent events in London featured heavily on the front pages of the UK’s main newspapers the morning after the attack.

The violent events in London featured heavily on the front pages of the UK’s main newspapers the morning after the attack.

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British PM: "We will never give in to terror"

An emotional but defiant British Prime Minister has slammed the attack in Westminster as "sick and depraved"

An emotional but defiant British Prime Minister has slammed the attack in Westminster as "sick and depraved"

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Westminster and Edinburgh parliaments suspended

When the British parliament building was stormed by an assailant with a knife, proceedings there and at the Scottish parliament were suspended.

When the British parliament building was stormed by an assailant with a knife, proceedings there and at the Scottish parliament were suspended.

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'We are not afraid': Londoners defiant after parliament attack

Residents of London have used social media to express their solidarity after an attack on people near the parliament building in Westminster.

Residents of London have used social media to express their solidarity after an attack on people near the parliament building in Westminster.

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London terrorist attack: What we know

At roughly 2:30 pm GMT on Wednesday March 22, police began responding to an incident near to the UK Parliament which they are treating as a terrorist attack.

At roughly 2:30 pm GMT on Wednesday March 22, police began responding to an incident near to the UK Parliament which they are treating as a terrorist attack.

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Westminster attack witness: 'I saw six to seven people lying down'

The terror attack on London’s Westminster Bridge and the UK Parliament came in broad daylight, when many people were out and about in central London.

The terror attack on London’s Westminster Bridge and the UK Parliament came in broad daylight, when many people were out and about in central London.

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Inside UK parliament as news broke

This is the scene inside the House of Commons as MPs learned about the attack which had just taken place on the street. The deputy speaker told the

This is the scene inside the House of Commons as MPs learned about the attack which had just taken place on the street. The deputy speaker told the

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Eyewitness accounts of Westminster attack

In London near the Westminster Palace, a vehicle struck multiple pedestrians while a knife-wielding assailant was killed after stabbing a policeman.

In London near the Westminster Palace, a vehicle struck multiple pedestrians while a knife-wielding assailant was killed after stabbing a policeman.

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Brexit adds to woes of crisis hit UK curry restaurants

Curry restaurant owners feel betrayed over promises about more work visas for South Asian cooks made during the campaign to leave the European Union.

Curry restaurant owners feel betrayed over promises about more work visas for South Asian cooks made during the campaign to leave the European Union.

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UK follows US in imposing electronic device flight ban

Both Britain and the United States announced cabin baggage restrictions on larger electronic devices on Tuesday, amid aviation security fears.

Both Britain and the United States announced cabin baggage restrictions on larger electronic devices on Tuesday, amid aviation security fears.

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EU gets set for Brexit talks after UK announces trigger date

Europe has given a collective sigh of relief to news that the UK will finally trigger Article 50 next week, beginning divorce proceedings from the European…

Europe has given a collective sigh of relief to news that the UK will finally trigger Article 50 next week, beginning divorce proceedings from the European…

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Brexit fears on Gibraltar as UK prepares to trigger Article 50

There is anguish and uncertainty on the British overseas territory of Gibraltar where the economy is set to suffer after the UK leaves the EU.

There is anguish and uncertainty on the British overseas territory of Gibraltar where the economy is set to suffer after the UK leaves the EU.