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Result of 2014 Scottish independence vote should be respected – May’s spokesman

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May leaves Downing Street, as uncertainty over Brexit continues, in London, Britain, April 10, 2019. REUTERS/Gonzalo FuentesLONDON (Reuters) – Scotland had an independence referendum in 2014, when the majority of voters rejected leaving the rest of the United Kingdom, and that result should be respected, a spokesman for Prime…

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UK employers fear Brexit hit to economy, but plan more hiring – REC

FILE PHOTO: Builders work on a construction site in London, Britain August 17, 2016. REUTERS/Neil HallLONDON (Reuters) – British employers are their most worried about the economy since the 2016 Brexit referendum, but they also plan to hire extra staff, according to a survey that showed the surprising strength of the jobs market. More firms…

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Swedish teen accuses UK of ‘irresponsible behaviour’ over climate

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition leaders met Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday to discuss what the teenager calls an “existential crisis” for humanity. Swedish environmental activist Greta Thunberg receives applause as she gives a speech at the House of Commons as a guest of Caroline Lucas, in London, Britain April 23, 2019.…

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Trump to make state visit to Britain in June

LONDON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump will make a state visit to the United Kingdom in June, Buckingham Palace announced on Tuesday, a trip Britain hopes will cement transatlantic relations but one that immediately prompted criticism and promises of protests. Trump will be only the third U.S. president to have been accorded the honour…

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Talks with Labour on Brexit are serious but difficult, May tells ministers

FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives at church, in Sonning, Britain April 21, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKayLONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May told her top team of ministers on Tuesday that talks with the Labour Party aimed at finding a way forward on Brexit were serious but difficult in some areas, her spokesman…

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EU still sees no reworking of Brexit deal

FILE PHOTO: European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker holds a news conference after an extraordinary European Union leaders summit to discuss Brexit, in Brussels, Belgium April 11, 2019. REUTERS/Yves HermanBRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Commission again ruled out on Tuesday any reopening of the withdrawal treaty negotiated with Britain last year after a media report in…