Not everyone will be happy with the final deal. Picture: AFP Posted On
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The tiny place that could ruin everything

Posted By Tyler Bergstrom

There have been many flashpoints in the tortuous path Brexit has taken, from its divisive start to the summit this weekend that could seal its fate. Accusations of lies, a deal no one wants, claims Brexit will see the break up of the United Kingdom, and a doomsday scenario that brings catastrophic disruption to the […]

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Protesters call for new Brexit vote

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ORGANISERS of a major protest in London calling for a new Brexit referendum are estimating that 670,000 people have turned up for the event. Activists want a fresh referendum in which Britons can have a say on the final Brexit deal. London Mayor Sadiq Khan joined students, families, health workers and scores more for Saturday’s […]

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Royal Mail issued a stamp that was meant to show British troops landing for D-Day, 1944. Instead this image depicts American troops in Dutch Indonesia. Picture: Twitter/Royal Mail Posted On
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D-Day disrespect in stamp blunder

Posted By Tyler Bergstrom

Britain’s Royal Mail has apologised over a commemorative stamp design for the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in France next year that instead showed US troops landing in what is now Indonesia. The design was part of a series of special issues showcasing the “Best of British” and was to be released in time […]

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Crown Princess Mary pictured consoling daughter at funeral

Posted By Tyler Bergstrom

  Crown Princess Mary has been pictured consoling her daughter as they mourn the loss of three Danish citizens at the funeral of ASOS billionaire Anders Holch Povlsen’s children. The funerals were held overnight for the business tycoon’s three children, Alma, Agnes and Alfred, who were tragically killed in the Easter Sunday terror attacks in […]

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Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump attend a meeting in Helsinki, on July 16, 2018. Picture: AFP Posted On
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Russia arrests American citizen accused of spying

Posted By Tyler Bergstrom

Russian security services have detained a US citizen in Moscow accused of spying, the latest in a series of espionage cases between the Kremlin and the West. The FSB domestic security service said on Monday that the American was arrested on Friday “while carrying out an act of espionage”. A criminal case had been opened, […]

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Pope Francis lays a wreath to pay homage to the victims of the May 23, 1992 mafia bombings. Picture: AFP Posted On
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Pope sledges mafia in Sicily

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POPE Francis denounced the mafia’s “blasphemous” existence on Saturday during a brief trip to Sicily to honour a priest murdered by the mob 25 years ago while trying to save youngsters in poor neighbourhoods from falling into their hands. The one-day visit was part of a wider campaign the 81-year-old has been waging against organised […]

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Mount Etna in Sicily has roared back into spectacular volcanic action, sending up plumes of ash and spewing lava but towns and cities are not yet being evacuated. Picture: AP Photo Posted On
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Lava, ash spew from Italy’s Mount Etna

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Lava and ash are spewing from a new fracture on Italy’s Mount Etna amid an unusually high level of seismic activity at the Sicilian volcano, according to observatory officials. A swarm of 130 tremors had been recorded by midday on Monday, the most powerful registering a magnitude of 4.0, the Mount Etna Observatory said. Mount […]

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Banksy’s Girl with Balloon, pictured before the auction, has been renamed Love Is In The Bin. Picture: Sotheby Posted On
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Banksy buyer breaks her silence

Posted By Tyler Bergstrom

IT was one of the most stunning, audacious art pranks in history. Street artist Banksy caused a sensation when he rigged one of his best-known works to self-destruct just minutes after it was sold at Sotheby’s in London for $1.7 million. Now, the mystery buyer of his 2006 work Girl With Balloon, has spoken about […]

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