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Jeremy Corbyn disappointed with 7 breakaways

LONDON, UK - Seven Labour Party MPs have resigned from the party to form their own group with shared policies, ...


Theresa May lines up another meeting with Jean-Claude Juncker

LONDON UK - British Prime Minister Theresa May says she will meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker this week, ...


flybmi goes into administration, customers left stranded

LONDON, UK - The UK has been rocked by the apparent failure of 32-year old regional airline flybmi which ceased ...


Where Ireland stands in relation to Brexit, McEntee

DUBLIN, Ireland - This week Ireland's Minister of State for European Affairs Helen McEntee briefed journalists on Ireland's position in ...


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Staggering misjudgment by Begum and her lawyer - EXPRESS COMMENT - Express Comment - Comment

AS THE Shamima Begum case develops, it moves through the looking glass into a jaw-dropping world of moral distortion. ...

Editor's Viewpoint: Northern Ireland parents have a lot on their plate today

Every generation of parents has worried about how the world was changing and the impact that would have on the ...

Editor's Viewpoint: New hotel at Killeavy Castle to fortify Co Armagh tourism

Slieve Gullion in Co Armagh is one of the most beautiful places in the province but the area lacks a ...

Chris Moncrieff: Parliament's enforcers lose the whip hand over irksome backbenchers

Whatever happened to the parliamentary whips, once the feared scourge of Westminster? Brexit has transformed them into figures of virtual ...

Birmingham bin row: Workers start latest strike action

More than 300 workers in Birmingham are going on strike over claims members have been "blacklisted". ...

Labour warned more MPs 'thinking hard' about futures

Leadership urged to act on concerns as two Tory MPs consider joining group formed by Labour rebels. ...

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Trump plans to provide 'highly sensitive' nuclear technology to Saudis

WASHINGTON DC - A U.S. Congressional committee is exploring whether the Trump administration is planning to provide Saudi Arabia with ...

UN: Future of millions of children depend on peace agreement

The peace agreement signed by 15 warring parties in the Central African Republic has been hailed by the UN Children’s ...

U.S. president reaffirms all options open on Venezuela

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump has called on the Venezuelan military to abandon their president, and to throw ...

Eight children, 7 women among casualties in Syria bombings

GENEVA, Switzerland - An international humanitarian and medical aid organisation operating in Syria has denounced the shelling of civilian areas ...

Days after Warsaw forum, Israel accused of 'theft' by Arab League

CAIRO, Egypt - Just days after foreign ministers from Arab nations sat down with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in ...

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Recovery of Dubai real estate not likely before 2022, says S&P

DUBAI, UAE - The property market in Dubai has been sinking since 2014, and is likely to remain depressed for ...


U.S. stocks close slightly ahead, dollar gives up gains

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street continued its rally on Tuesday, although gains were modest. The big action on ...


'America does not represent the world,' says Huawei chief

LONDON, UK - The founder of Huawei has hit back at U.S. criticism of his company, accusing the United States ...


Japanese, Chinese and Australian shares rise Tuesday

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were broadly higher on Tuesday, adding to gains of a day earlier. In Hong ...


Business community in Ireland urged to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - Ireland has begun warning businesses to start preparing for Brexit. Businesses are being urged to contact their ...


U.S. stocks trade higher, Dow gains 1.74%

NEW YORK, New York, Wall Street was upbeat on Mon day, in a good start to the week. Optimism about ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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