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Boris Johnson says UK parliament can take more time to scrutinise Brexit plan if MPs back election on 12 December
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Boris Johnson says UK parliament can take more time to scrutinise Brexit plan if MPs back election on 12 December

Boris Johnson said Thursday he would give parliament more time to scrutinise his Brexit plan if it agrees to hold a snap general election on 12 December.

Theresa May to resign: British PM calls not being able to deliver Brexit 'matter of deep regret' in emotional address
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Theresa May to resign: British PM calls not being able to deliver Brexit 'matter of deep regret' in emotional address

British prime minister Theresa May announced her resignation in an emotional address on Friday.

Thomas Friedman warns of Russia meddling in 2019 LS polls, says Facebook must be made accountable
Politics

Thomas Friedman warns of Russia meddling in 2019 LS polls, says Facebook must be made accountable

Warning Indians of Russia meddling in the Lok Sabha Election, noted political thinker and author Thomas Friedman said, 'If you think they will not be playing in your elections, you are not paying attention.'

British lawmakers publish written evidence by Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie
News & Analysis

British lawmakers publish written evidence by Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie

Cambridge Analytica said the documents did not support whistleblower Christopher Wylie’s testimony to the committee this week.

Facebook to conduct a new probe by re-analysing historical data regarding alleged Russian meddling during Brexit
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Facebook to conduct a new probe by re-analysing historical data regarding alleged Russian meddling during Brexit

Some British lawmakers had complained that the world’s largest social media network had done only a limited search for evidence that Russians manipulated the network

Hinduja brothers top UK's 2017 list of richest people; artist Anish Kapoor too makes the cut
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Hinduja brothers top UK's 2017 list of richest people; artist Anish Kapoor too makes the cut

Besides the Hinduja brothers, there are over 40 Indian-origin super-rich in this year's list of the UK's 1,000 wealthiest people, who seem to be reaping a so-called "Brexit bonanza".

Brexit: UK lawmakers to debate second EU membership referendum
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Brexit: UK lawmakers to debate second EU membership referendum

British lawmakers will debate a public petition on whether to hold a second referendum on the country's membership in the European Union.

UK PM May lets go of Britain's European Council presidency ahead of Merkel talks
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UK PM May lets go of Britain's European Council presidency ahead of Merkel talks

Commentators have drawn comparisons between Merkel and May: both pastors' daughters with low-profile husbands, no children and a love of Alpine hiking.

'Jo would ask us not to fight hate with hate': Family lays murdered British MP Cox to rest
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'Jo would ask us not to fight hate with hate': Family lays murdered British MP Cox to rest

Hundreds of people lined the streets to pay their respects to Cox's funeral cortege as it passed through towns in her constituency on Friday.

Willing to listen to Scotland's EU proposals, says British PM May
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Willing to listen to Scotland's EU proposals, says British PM May

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Friday sought to dampen speculation about another Scottish vote for independence, while insisting she is willing to listen to proposals about Scotland's future relationship with the European Union.

Love in the times of Brexit: Dating app exclusively for 'Remain' voters' set for UK launch
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Love in the times of Brexit: Dating app exclusively for 'Remain' voters' set for UK launch

A new dating app targeted at the 48 percent of the UK population who voted to remain in the European Union (EU) is planning to cash in on the strong feelings against Brexit.

Yes, democracy is under huge threat; not from Trump or Brexit voters, but liberals
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Yes, democracy is under huge threat; not from Trump or Brexit voters, but liberals

Democracy presents the architecture for freedom. Through a set of ideas, principles, set of practices and procedures that have been moulded through a long, arduous history, it institutionalizes freedom. Voting is a precious right.

Brexit: Had immigration from Europe been in focus, Cameron would still be PM
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Brexit: Had immigration from Europe been in focus, Cameron would still be PM

But only if, one/fifth of the fear raised over Brexit was raised over immigration from EU, things may have turned out for different for Cameron and Corbyn.

Brexit fallout: UK's Labour party in turmoil as key foreign secy sacked, others to quit
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Brexit fallout: UK's Labour party in turmoil as key foreign secy sacked, others to quit

Britain's Opposition Labour party was on Sunday thrown into turmoil after Jeremy Corbyn sacked his foreign secretary Hilary Benn while other members of the shadow cabinet are set to step down as divisions within the party emerged over the veteran socialist leader's handling of the EU referendum.

Brexit, Trump, Modi: To suggest voters worldwide are racist fools is the death of liberalism
World

Brexit, Trump, Modi: To suggest voters worldwide are racist fools is the death of liberalism

The attitude of talking down from a pulpit of obscurant elitism, a kind of I-know-what-is-best-for-you, has again been on display after Brexit. As if democracy is a tool for specific agenda.

A Briton on Brexit: We are tired of paying for the past, this open-ended reparation must stop
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A Briton on Brexit: We are tired of paying for the past, this open-ended reparation must stop

All colonisers should have stayed at home. But they did not. But it cannot be an open-ended reparation which is what it has become now.

Brexit: Xenophobic parties not dominant but their politics will go on
World

Brexit: Xenophobic parties not dominant but their politics will go on

In the short term, it is to be expected that the politics of the right will continue. However, Brexit also creates openings for other responses that can try to “offer working people genuine control over their lives, workplaces and communities”.

Second independence referendum for Scotland highly likely, says First Minister Nicola Sturgeon
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Second independence referendum for Scotland highly likely, says First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday that it is "highly likely" Scotland will hold a second independence referendum because of Britain's decision to withdraw from the European Union.

Brexit: Labour Party MPs call for Jeremy Corbyn's resignation over EU referendum campaign
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Brexit: Labour Party MPs call for Jeremy Corbyn's resignation over EU referendum campaign

After Labour MPs blamed party leader Jeremy Corbyn for the disastrous 'Remain' campaign for the EU referendum, Corbyn on Monday will face calls for his resignation when party MPs meet again.

Brexit will have a passing effect on India, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
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Brexit will have a passing effect on India, says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Britain's decision to opt out of the European Union will have a passing effect on India as the emerging economy has strong economic fundamentals and the resources to counter any eventuality, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said here on Friday.