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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will tackle “the Wild West elements” on the internet from cyberbullying to online child exploitation by introducing new laws for social media companies, digital minister Matt Hancock said on Sunday. Britain’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, Matt Hancock, appears on the BBC’s Marr Show in London, Britain,
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DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ryanair’s Irish union has given the company until May 24 to agree to new working practices, or it will ballot pilots for possible industrial action, including strikes. FILE PHOTO: A Ryanair Boeing 737-800 plane taxis at Lisbon’s airport, Portugal April 24, 2018. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante/File Photo The Irish airline recognised trade unions in
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WINDSOR, England (Reuters) – Thousands of fans gathered in the English town of Windsor for the lavish royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on Saturday, a union that supporters hope will inject new life into a monarchy striving to stay relevant in the modern age. Police stand a vehicle barrier ahead of the
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MUMBAI (Reuters) – A group of Mumbai’s dabbawalas – the Indian city’s famed lunch delivery men – were out shopping on Friday for a traditional sari dress and a kurta jacket as a wedding gift for Britain’s Prince Harry and his American fiancee Meghan Markle. Students of an art school give finishing touches to a
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WINDSOR, England (Reuters) – A group of crafty commoners are going to great lengths to send their best wishes to Meghan Markle and Britain’s Prince Harry on their wedding day – by trying to make the world’s longest congratulations card. Royal fans wave flags under a lifesize cut out of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
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(Reuters) – They flew in from Ghana, Canada, New Orleans and Essex, dressed in finery to rival the royals they had come to watch get married in the English town of Windsor. Bernadette Christie, from Canada, poses for a portrait in Windsor, Britain, May 18, 2018. “I love the royal family and I am here
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LONDON (Reuters) – Sergei Skripal, the Russian former spy who was left in critical condition by a nerve agent attack in Britain more than two months ago, has been discharged from hospital, national health authorities said on Friday. Skripal, 66, a former colonel in Russia’s military intelligence who betrayed dozens of agents to Britain, and
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LONDON (Reuters) – Sergei Skripal, a former Russian spy who was poisoned by a nerve agent in Britain more than two months ago, has been discharged from hospital, England’s health service said on Friday. FILE PHOTO: The forensic tent, covering the bench where Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found, is repositioned by officials
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QUITO (Reuters) – The president of Ecuador, Lenin Moreno, ordered the withdrawal on Thursday of additional security assigned to the Ecuadorian embassy in London, where WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has remained for almost six years. A street-cleaner walks past the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, Britain, February 13, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls The Australian took refuge in
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding cake has taken six bakers five days to prepare and breaks with tradition, according to its designer Claire Ptak. Claire Ptak, owner of Violet Bakery in Hackney, east London, puts finishing touches to the cake for the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in the
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