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Court grants Ryanair injunction to stop Irish pilots’ strike

Court grants Ryanair injunction to stop Irish pilots’ strike Strike Dublin, Aug. 21, 2019 The Irish High Court...

Oil rises after drone attack on Saudi field

Oil London, Aug. 19, 2019 Crude oil prices rose on Monday following a weekend attack on a...

Recall UK parliament to tackle Brexit crisis, opposition says

Brexit London, Aug. 19, 2019 Britain’s parliament needs to be recalled immediately to discuss Brexit, the opposition Labour Party’s finance spokesman John McDonnell on Monday...

With 78 days to Brexit, British parliament ready to take on...

The British parliament is set for a September showdown between Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s “do or die” pro-Brexit government and those implacably opposed to...

British Airways flights disrupted by IT failures

Problems with British Airways’ Information Technology (IT) systems left passengers facing flight delays and long queues at airports on Wednesday in the midst of...

Britain will face some food shortages in a no-deal Brexit –...

A disorderly no-deal Brexit would disrupt some food supplies for weeks or months if delays at ports leave fresh produce rotting in lorries, the...

UK joins U.S. for maritime security mission in Gulf

Britain on Monday joined the U.S. in a maritime security mission in the Gulf to protect merchant vessels traveling through the Strait of Hormuz...

Britain to spend an extra £2.1bn on no-deal Brexit planning

Britain to spend an extra £2.1bn on no-deal Brexit planning London, Aug. 1, 2019 Britain said it was ramping up preparations for a no-deal Brexit...

Space insurance costs to rise after satellite crash

Space rockets and satellites are likely to cost more to insure after the European Vega rocket crash this month, which hit insurers with a...

Dubai’s Princess, Haya, opens legal fight over children in London

A wife of United Arab Emirate (UAE) Prime Minister and Dubai’s billionaire ruler, Sheikh Mohammed Al-Maktoum, on Tuesday arrived at a London court to...

Johnson heads to Wales as he seeks support for Brexit hard...

New British Conservative Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, was scheduled to visit Wales on Tuesday as he campaigns for public support for his tough line...

Britain fines Russian state news network RT $250,000

Fine “RT failed to preserve due impartiality in seven news and current affairs programmes between March 17 and April 26, 2018,” it said in a...

Brussels rejects Boris Johnson’s ultimatum to renegotiate Brexit

EU officials accused new British Prime Minister Boris Johnson of taking a “combative” approach after he demanded in his first speech to parliament that...

Scientists seek to use weather radar to monitor insect diversity

A team of researchers are developing a new tool through which they can monitor the health of insect population using weather radars, according to...

I’ll make Britain great again, PM Johnson echoes Trump over Brexit

Boris Johnson promised on Thursday that Brexit would make Britain the greatest place on earth, echoing the patriotic rhetoric of U.S. President Donald Trump...

EU Commission takes Hungary to court over asylum support rules

The European Commission referred Hungary to the European Court of Justice on Thursday for controversial rules that criminalise activities in support of asylum claims...

Boris Johnson sends ultimatum to Brussels to renegotiate Brexit 

In his first statement to parliament, Johnson said: “We are ready to negotiate, in good faith, an alternative (Brexit deal). “We will throw ourselves into...

Facebook to pay record $5bn fine over privacy violations Fine

Facebook Inc will pay record-breaking 5 billion dollars fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and the social media giant will...

Lawmakers praise, condemn May ahead of handover to Boris Johnson

British lawmakers praised, condemned and verbally jostled with Theresa May as she hosted her final prime minister’s questions on Wednesday before she hands power...

Britain jails Iraqi-Kurd for plotting remote-controlled attack 

The Press Association, which reported this on Wednesday, said that the 24-year-old was found guilty earlier this month of preparing to commit acts of...

Britain’s Johnson to appoint his Brexit team

Boris Johnson will take office on Wednesday as British Prime Minister and will unveil the names of the team he has tasked with delivering...

UK minister quits before Johnson becomes no-deal Brexit PM

A British minister quit on Monday, the latest resignation before the country’s presumed new Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, takes office and could launch a...