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    World Storm Dennis Wreaks Havoc Across Flood-Hit Britain – Channels Television

    Britain on Monday battled fallout from Storm Dennis as hundreds of flood warnings remained in place after the second severe storm in seven days battered the country over the weekend. The latest hazardous weather brought winds of more than 90 miles (140 kilometres) an hour and more … Read...
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    World Iran: US threatens Britain, France, Germany – Daily Post Nigeria

    The US has threatened Britain, France and Germany, vowing to impose a 25 percent tariff on European automobile imports if they fail to formally accuse Iran of violating a 2015 nuclear deal, according to the Washington Post. The three nations triggered a dispute mechanism under the nuclear …...
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    World Britain snubs deadline to answer EU legal query – P.M. News

    London has not responded to a letter sent by the European Commission about its failure to nominate a commissioner in time for a Friday midnight deadline, a spokeswoman for the EU executive confirmed to dpa. “The commission will analyze the situation and decide … Read more via P.M. News –...
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    World Britain To Spend Extra $2.6bn On No-Deal Brexit Plan – Leadership Newspaper

    Britain said it is ramping up preparations for a no-deal Brexit by spending an extra 2.1 billion pounds ($2.6 billion) to stockpile medicines, hire more border officials and fund one of the biggest peacetime advertising campaigns. Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who took power last week, has...
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    World Britain tracks corrupt money from Nigeria, Russia, others – TODAY.NG

    Britain is significantly stepping up efforts to tackle the corrupt money funnelled by Russians and other “corrupt elites” from countries such as Nigeria and China into or through the United Kingdom, a senior police officer said on Friday..... Read more via TODAY.NG – https://ift.tt/2QzPYFt...
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    World China says agrees with Britain to discuss ‘top notch’ free trade deal – Reuters

    China and Britain have agreed to look at the possibility of reaching a “top notch” free trade agreement after Britain leaves the European Union, China’s Commerce Ministry said on Saturday after talks with British trade minister Liam Fox. British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam...
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    World China Tempts Britain With Free Trade, Says Door To U.S. Talks Open – Leadership Nigeria Newspaper

    China offered Britain talks on a post-Brexit free trade deal on Monday, reaching out to London as Beijing … Read more via Leadership Newspaper – https://ift.tt/2viZO4q Get more World News
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    Business Airbus warns it will leave Britain if there’s no EU deal on Brexit – Nbc News

    The United Kingdom’s Brexit plans hit another major bump Friday when global aviation giant Airbus threatened to pull out of the country … Read more via More Top Stories – https://ift.tt/2tqOhiM Get more: Nigeria Business News
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    World Britain eases visa rules with eye on post-Brexit migration plan – The Guardian Newspaper

    Britain said Thursday it is easing visa rules to address a shortage of doctors and also encourage tech entrepreneurs as it prepares a new post-EU immigration.... Read more via The Guardian Newspaper – https://ift.tt/2LNX7P6 Get more World News
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    Marine biologist turned prostitute selling sex to pay off £20,000 student debt – mirror

    A marine biologist turned prostitute has revealed why she’s selling sex to pay off her £20,000 student debt. The British graduate admits she’s "stubbornly defiant" about her right to sell sex and can earn as much as £3,600 a month. Louise, who has a diploma in marine biology, told … Read...
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    World Queen Elizabeth II Marks 65 Years On the Throne

    Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating 65 years on the throne today. A portrait of the Queen by British photographer David Bailey has been reissued for her Sapphire Jubilee. She became the UK's longest-reigning monarch in 2015 at the age of 89. Royal gun salutes will be fired across the capital...
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    Business Britain To Launch New Pound Coin

    The British government will launch a new one pound coin at the end of March and scrap the current one by October. An announcement from the British Treasury on Sunday said the new 12-sided one pound coin would become legal tender on March 28 and the new coin would be produced by the Royal Mint...
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    World British Prime Minister Cameron Buys N570,000 Used Car For Wife

    Prime Minister David Cameron has bought a £1,500 (N335,500 in official rate) and (N570,000 in black market rate) used car as a "cheap run-around" for his wife, according to the salesman he bought it from. According to BBC, Showroom owner Iain Harris, 44, said he got a call from the PM's...
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