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British parliament reopens after attack, honours slain policeman

British parliament reopens after attack, honours slain policeman

The British parliament reopened on Thursday with lawmakers holding a moment of silence for victims of the London terrorist attack that killed three people. The...
British police arrest 7 in probe into attack on parliament

British police arrest 7 in probe into attack on parliament

British police have arrested seven people in the investigation into an attacker who killed three people and injured about 40 before being shot to...
Buhari condoles with Britons over London terrorist attack

Buhari condoles with Britons over London terrorist attack

President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned Wednesday’s terrorist attack near the United Kingdom Parliament Building at Westminster, London. In a statement issued by his Special Adviser...
Top British bosses earn nearly 400 times more than minimum wage

Top British bosses earn nearly 400 times more than minimum wage

The heads of Britain’s top 100 listed companies earn on average almost 400 times more than a worker on the minimum wage, according to...
Man shot dead after seizing soldier’s gun at Paris’ Orly airport

Man shot dead after seizing soldier’s gun at Paris’ Orly airport

French Interior Minister Bruno le Roux told on Saturday, said security forces shot dead a man who seized a soldier’s gun at Paris Orly...
UN deputy scribe tasks FG on prompt preparations for census

Gender economic equality will take 170years – Amina Mohammed

It will take 170 years to achieve economic equality between women and men, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, Ms Amina Mohammed, has said. Mohammed, in her...
Brexit talks resume after Britain’s May calls for transition period

UK PM May should call an early election to cope with Brexit: Hague

British Prime Minister Theresa May should scrap fixed-term parliaments and call an early general election to ensure she has the time and political security...
Overcrowded Greek refugee camps ill-prepared for winter – UNHCR

Nigerians, others taking ‘enormous risks’ to Europe – UNHCR

The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has raised an alarm that refugees and migrants, many of them Nigerians, are taking...
Designers offer winter romance, trip to the country at London Fashion Week

Designers offer winter romance, trip to the country at London Fashion Week

British designer labels took fashionistas on dream-like escapes, to snowy mountain peaks and the English countryside at London Fashion Week on Sunday, presenting luxurious...
Google pulls YouTube from Amazon devices, escalating spat

Amazon to create over 5,000 jobs in Britain in 2017

Online retailer Amazon is set to create more than 5,000 jobs in Britain in 2017, the company said on Monday, boosting its investment in...