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Johnson defeated on Brexit legislation for first time since election

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts during a Prime Minister’s Questions session in the House of Commons, in London, Britain January 15, 2020. ©UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government was defeated in parliament on Monday for the first time since a December election, with the…

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PM Johnson defeated on Brexit legislation for first time since election

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson reacts during a Prime Minister’s Questions session in the House of Commons, in London, Britain January 15, 2020. ©UK Parliament/Jessica Taylor/Handout via REUTERS LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government was defeated in parliament on Monday for the first time since a December election, with the…

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Sir Keir Starmer makes it onto Labour leadership ballot

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sir Keir Starmer is currently the party’s shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer is the first Labour leadership candidate to pass the final hurdle to get onto the ballot. The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (Usdaw) says it is backing the shadow Brexit secretary.This gives Sir Keir…

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UK-Africa summit: Wooing Africa after Brexit

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption South African wine producers will hope their government can negotiate better access to the UK market After Brexit, the UK wants to boost business trade with Africa, but as a major UK-Africa business summit starts in London, Matthew Davies asks if there really will be new opportunities for the…