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Queen Elizabeth II Turns 92

Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II turns 92. She is the longest reigning monarch in Britain and to celebrate the big day the Royal Family Twitter account released Saturday some of her related photos from archive, from her younger days. In one of…

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Malala Yousafzai Returns To Pakistan After Six Years She Was Shot By Taliban

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai returned to Pakistan after about six years when she was shot on head by Pakistani Taliban group in the Swat valley region by stopping her school bus while on the way to home with…

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Do You Know When Britishers Started Drinking Beer

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We all enjoy a nice pint of beer now and again and why not, but what do you know about the drink in United Kingdom. Beer has been drunk in Britain since the Neolithic period, and possibly even earlier if…

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UK Will Not Be Under ECJ Direct Jurisdiction Post-Brexit

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Post-Brexit the United Kingdom will not come under the direct jurisdiction of Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice (ECJ), reveals a government policy paper. However, critics still believe the word “direct” may mean ECJ might play a role even after the…

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One Year After EU Referendum Britons Face High Price, Lower Wage

EU Referendum

One year of a long journey of Brexit has been completed since EU referendum and it is time to examine the economic consequences during the period. The United Kingdom economy has grown at the rate of 1.8 percent in past…

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Rights Of EU Citizens In Britain To Be Discussed First In Brexit: Merkel

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A good start for the Brexit talks would be in ensuring the rights of European Union citizens in the United Kingdom, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel. She also added there are lot of several other questions too in the Brexit…

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Nestle To Shift Blue Riband Factory From Britain To Poland; 300 Jobs At Risk

Nestle To Shift Blue Riband Factory

Nestle will be shifting its Blue Riband chocolate biscuit production from Britain to Poland and with this about three hundred people will be thrown out of jobs. The Swiss confectionery giant however denied the move is due to the Brexit,…

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Britain’s National Grid Tweets First Ever Working Day Without Coal On Friday

britain's coal-free day

Electricity reached a milestone on Friday in Britain. The working day was first-ever without coal power since the Industrial Revolution. The National Grid tweeted it is the first ever working day with continuous 24-hour coal-free period for the country since…

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British PM Theresa May Calls For General Election To Secure Brexit Mandate

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June 8 may come as a new voting day for Britons to secure Brexit mandate. Prime Minister Theresa May has called for general election, stunning Westminster, to get clear lead and a healthy parliamentary majority to secure her vision for…

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UK Property Market Down In First Quarter Of 2017: Report

Since the beginning of 2017 the average home has lost about 1,000 pounds in value in United Kingdom, reports property website Zoopla. It is further said the prices dipped by 0.4 percent in the first quarter of this year, which…

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