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Alice Ritchie

Alice Ritchie

    Tensions rise as EU prepares for final Brexit stretch
    Tensions rise as EU prepares for final Brexit stretch
    European Union (EU) leaders met on Thursday to prepare for the final stretch of Brexit negotiations, after public clashes with Britain over who...
    Ex-minister backs new Brexit vote as eurosceptics pressure May
    Ex-minister backs new Brexit vote as eurosceptics pressure May
    British Prime Minister Theresa May drew fire from all sides on Monday over her Brexit strategy as a former minister described it as a "fudge" and...
    UK set to publish Brexit plan that sparked rebellion
    UK set to publish Brexit plan that sparked rebellion
    British Prime Minister Theresa May will publish details Thursday of her long-awaited Brexit blueprint to restart talks with the EU, after facing...
    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO over Facebook scandal
    Cambridge Analytica suspends CEO over Facebook scandal
    Facebook expressed outrage Tuesday over the misuse of its data as Cambridge Analytica, the British firm at the centre of a major scandal rocking the social media giant, suspended its chief executive....
    British PM gathers ministers ahead of Brexit speech
    British PM gathers ministers ahead of Brexit speech
    British Prime Minister Theresa May gathered her ministers Thursday on the eve of a major speech on Brexit, seeking to restore cabinet unity after a...
    Fire engulfs tower block in west London
    Fire engulfs tower block in west London
    A massive fire ripped through a 27-storey apartment block in west London before dawn Wednesday, causing dozens of casualties and trapping residents...
    British PM Theresa May loses majority, faces pressure to resign
    British PM Theresa May loses majority, faces pressure to resign
    British Prime Minister Theresa May faced pressure to resign on Friday after losing her parliamentary majority, plunging the country into uncertainty as Brexit talks loom....
    UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn comes out fighting ahead of election
    UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn comes out fighting ahead of election
    British opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn insisted on Thursday that he could still win a snap June election despite dire poll ratings,...
    Four killed in attack on symbol of British democracy
    Four killed in attack on symbol of British democracy
    Four people were killed and 40 injured after being run over and stabbed in a lightning attack at the gates of British democracy attributed by...
    ​Tony Blair has been damned, but is still defending the Iraq war
    ​Tony Blair has been damned, but is still defending the Iraq war
    Former British prime minister Tony Blair on Wednesday made a passionate defence of the 2003 war in Iraq, after a long-awaited official inquiry...
    SA, Russia, Turkey furious over US, UK spy claims
    SA, Russia, Turkey furious over US, UK spy claims
    Turkey's government summoned Britain's charge d'affaires on Monday to explain a newspaper report that London put its finance...
    BIS or BS? BlackBerry still doesn't know
    BIS or BS? BlackBerry still doesn't know
    The head of the company that makes BlackBerry smartphones admitted on Thursday he could not say when its services would return to normal after...