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Support my Brexit deal or face no deal, says Theresa May

Support my Brexit deal or face no deal, says Theresa May

The United Kingdom is due to leave the EU on March 29 and yet little is clear: There is, so far, no full exit agreement.

QFCRA signs 21 MoUs with securities regulators in EU

QFCRA signs 21 MoUs with securities regulators in EU

The Qatar Financial Centre Regulatory Authority (QFCRA) has completed the signing of 21 memoranda of understanding (MoU) with securities regulators in the European Union.

Italy lets migrants off stranded boat as deal reached

Italy lets migrants off stranded boat as deal reached

Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini agreed to allow them to leave the Diciotti, the Italian coastguard ship which had rescued them some 10 days ago.

Italy allows some migrants off stranded boat amid EU row

Italy allows some migrants off stranded boat amid EU row

The Diciotti vessel has been docked at the port of Catania since Monday night, after the Italian government blocked migrants from leaving in the absence of commitments from the EU to relocate some of them.

Congo's Kabila will not stand for election in December

Congo's Kabila will not stand for election in December

Congo's President Joseph Kabila will not stand in the election scheduled for December, a spokesman said, finally agreeing to obey a two-term limit.

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Former Catalan leader Puigdemont to return to Belgium

Spain's Supreme Court dropped a European arrest warrant for Puigdemont last week after Germany refused to extradite him.

Google to appeal record $5bn EU antitrust fine

Google to appeal record $5bn EU antitrust fine

The penalty is nearly double the previous record of 2.4bn euros which the US company was ordered to pay last year over its online shopping search service.

Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Prime Minister Theresa May has come under fire from both wings of her party over a hard-won Brexit plan.

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

Trump says relationship with UK is very, very strong

After publicly criticising British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit strategy, US President Donald Trump said that the relationship was "very, very strong."

UK PM sets out vision for future ties after Brexit

UK PM sets out vision for future ties after Brexit

Prime Minister Theresa May published her blueprint for relations with the European Union after Brexit on Thursday.

PM May seeks unity amid turmoil over Brexit strategy

PM May seeks unity amid turmoil over Brexit strategy

Theresa May has been wrestling with how to enact Brexit without jeopardising business with the world's biggest trading bloc of 27 countries whilst forging new global deals.

Nuclear deal talks set to drag on as Iran seeks more from world powers

Nuclear deal talks set to drag on as Iran seeks more from world powers

Talks to save the 2015 nuclear deal on Friday are unlikely to satisfy Iran, European powers said, and Tehran warned that it could leave the accord if it was not fully compensated for the re-imposition of US sanctions.