Strasbourg Christmas market attacker Chekatt shot dead – BBC News

Strasbourg Christmas market attacker Chekatt shot dead – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption French special forces secure the area where Chekatt was shot French police have shot dead the man who attacked Strasbourg’s Christmas market on Tuesday, the interior minister has said. A police unit came across Cherif Chekatt in a Strasbourg street and shot him after he opened fire. Three people have […]

Brexit: Your simple guide to the UK leaving the EU – BBC News

Brexit: Your simple guide to the UK leaving the EU – BBC News

Image copyright AFP Feeling a little lost on Brexit? Never really got your head around it in the first place? Let us walk you through it. What is Brexit? Brexit is short for “British exit” – and is the word people use to talk about the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the EU (European Union). […]

'Meghan Markle' most googled person in UK in 2018 – BBC News

'Meghan Markle' most googled person in UK in 2018 – BBC News

“Meghan Markle” was the most searched-for person’s name for the second year running on Google’s UK search service. But the Duchess of Sussex came second to the overall winner of the most queried term – “World Cup” – in the company’s search trends review for 2018. “Royal wedding” and “royal baby” were the top two […]

U.K.’s May to Face No-Confidence Vote Amid Brexit Turmoil – The Wall Street Journal

U.K.’s May to Face No-Confidence Vote Amid Brexit Turmoil – The Wall Street Journal

LONDON—British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to face a leadership challenge Wednesday, throwing another wrench into the U.K.’s planned departure from the European Union. The vote is set to take place Wednesday evening, after 48 Conservative lawmakers sent letters of no confidence in Mrs. May to a special committee. The committee’s chairman, Graham Brady, […]

FTSE 100 dragged lower as U.K.’s May delays Brexit vote – MarketWatch

FTSE 100 dragged lower as U.K.’s May delays Brexit vote – MarketWatch

London markets were turbulent on Monday, with stocks ending a choppy session in negative territory after U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May delayed indefinitely a parliamentary vote on proposed Brexit plan. What are markets doing? In a session that saw the index flip between gains and losses, the U.K.’s FTSE 100 […]

Kevian to produce UK juice brand – Standard Digital

Kevian to produce UK juice brand – Standard Digital

Kevian Kenya, the maker of Afia and Pick N’ Peel juice brands, has secured an exclusive franchise with British soft drinks processor, Vimto International. This will allow Kevian to produce and distribute the ‘Vimto Sparkling’ brand, signaling the growing demand for juices in the local market. Vimto International has been serving the Kenyan market through […]

Brexit damps private equity appetite for UK deals – Financial Times

Brexit damps private equity appetite for UK deals – Financial Times

They may be awash with cash but even deal-hungry private equity firms are being spooked by instability in Britain due to Brexit. Appetite for dealmaking in the UK among private equity groups since the vote to leave the EU has nearly halved, as buyout executives seek clarity over what Brexit would mean for the economy, […]

British Neo-Nazis suggest Prince Harry should be shot – BBC News

British Neo-Nazis suggest Prince Harry should be shot – BBC News

Image caption Andrew Dymock (left) and Oskar Koczorowski are both linked to the UK group A university student from Bath and a London teenager are among those involved with a UK version of a violent American neo-Nazi group linked to five murders, a BBC investigation has found. A propaganda image placed online by the British […]

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