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UK upbeat as Brexit talks with EU continue 0

UK upbeat as Brexit talks with EU continue

British and European Union negotiators have agreed to press on with talks in search of an elusive Brexit deal, as Ireland’s deputy leader warned that the two sides remain far apart despite an improvement in the “mood music”.

Copper retreats amid demand worries 0

Copper retreats amid demand worries

Copper prices fell overnight as concern about demand and economic growth dominated sentiment although rising hopes for a solution to a prolonged trade dispute between China and the United States limited losses.

Boris could be forced to recall parliament 0

Boris could be forced to recall parliament

Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain’s highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer says, after judges heard the prime minister wanted a shutdown because it was an obstacle to his Brexit plans.

Boris could be forced to recall parliament 0

Boris could be forced to recall parliament

Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain’s highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer says, after judges heard the prime minister wanted a shutdown because it was an obstacle to his Brexit plans.

Boris could be forced to recall parliament 0

Boris could be forced to recall parliament

Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain’s highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer says, after judges heard the prime minister wanted a shutdown because it was an obstacle to his Brexit plans.

Boris could be forced to recall parliament 0

Boris could be forced to recall parliament

Boris Johnson could recall parliament if Britain’s highest court rules he unlawfully suspended it, a government lawyer says, after judges heard the prime minister wanted a shutdown because it was an obstacle to his Brexit plans.

‘Parliament suspension not judicial issue’ 0

‘Parliament suspension not judicial issue’

Boris Johnson’s decision to suspend parliament is a political issue and not a matter for judges, a lawyer for the prime minister said on Wednesday as he sought to persuade the British Supreme Court that the five-week shutdown was lawful.

Ben Stokes slams The Sun for family report 0

Ben Stokes slams The Sun for family report

England cricket star Ben Stokes has condemned as “utterly disgusting” a front page newspaper story reporting on a family tragedy from more than three decades ago.

Iran confirms detention of Australians 0

Iran confirms detention of Australians

Iran has acknowledged for the first time that it is holding three Australian nationals, including two with joint British nationality, on suspicion of spying.