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Trump: G7 summit going 'very well' despite trade tensions

Sunday  10:35,   25 august 2019
msn

BIARRITZ, France (AP) — President Donald Trump disputed reports Sunday that he faces a tense reception from world leaders at the Group of Seven summit in France, as they meet amid mounting anxiety of a global economic slowdown. Trump is trying to... >>>

Johnson to tell EU's Tusk UK won't pay 39 billion pounds under no-deal Brexit - Sky News

Sunday  10:10,   25 august 2019
reuters

Johnson to tell EU's Tusk UK won't pay 39 billion pounds under no-deal Brexit - Sky... >>>

Peaky Blinders' true story - What happened to the real-life gang?

Sunday  09:30,   25 august 2019
digitalspy

Parts of the BBC crime drama are actually... >>>

Squabbles erupt as G7 leaders open summit in French resort

Sunday  09:05,   25 august 2019
france24

Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday as their leaders gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions, Britain's exit from the EU and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainforest. French... >>>

Hundreds of ScotRail passengers caught up in Edinburgh Waverley 'shambles'

Sunday  04:30,   25 august 2019
scotsman

Hundreds of passengers faced "shambolic" major disruption at Waverley station in Edinburgh tonight after a series of train cancellations and a breakdown. © Provided by Johnston Publishing Ltd Festival-goers trying to get home found themselves packed >>>

Trade and economy in focus as G7 leaders get down to work

Sunday  02:40,   25 august 2019
reuters

UK-G7-SUMMIT-ECONOMY:Trade and economy in focus as G7 leaders get down to... >>>

Shower trays and pies: Boris Johnson's plan for US trade deal

Sunday  01:00,   25 august 2019
news.sky

Boris Johnson has said he wants to "prize open the American market" but it will "require our American friends to compromise". © PA Boris Johnson hopes to reach a trade compromise with Donald Trump Speaking en route to the G7 in France, the prime... >>>

First 'vaping' related death sparks investigation

Sunday  00:35,   25 august 2019
belfastlive.co.uk

"We are saddened to hear of the first death related to the outbreak of severe lung disease in those who use e-cigarette or 'vaping'... >>>

G7 leaders arrive for summit in France as global disputes threaten unity

Saturday  22:35,   24 august 2019
france24

Squabbles erupted among G7 nations on Saturday even before their leaders had gathered for an annual summit, exposing sharp differences on global trade tensions, Brexit, and how to respond to the fires raging in the Amazon rainforest. French... >>>

Britain joins Germany in criticising Macron's Mercosur threat

Saturday  21:05,   24 august 2019
reuters

UK-G7-SUMMIT-MERCOSUR:Britain joins Germany in criticising Macron's Mercosur... >>>

Boris Johnson Returns Fire At Donald Tusk Over 'Mr No-Deal Brexit' Comment

Saturday  17:35,   24 august 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

Boris Johnson has escalated a war of words with Donald Tusk ahead of their G& meeting on Sunday, by warning the EU that it would be responsible for a no-deal-Brexit if it fails to scrap the Northern Ireland backstop. Speaking to reporters on the... >>>

Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission staffer

Saturday  17:10,   24 august 2019
reuters

Hong Kong protests met with tear gas; China frees UK mission... >>>

Macron, Trump break ice with pre-G7 lunch in bid to ease trade tensions

Saturday  17:10,   24 august 2019
france24

French President Emmanuel Macron hosted his US counterpart Donald Trump for a previously unscheduled lunch Saturday ahead of the official opening of the G7 summit in southwest France. The two leaders sat on a terrace at the ornate Hotel du Palais in >>>

Boris Johnson is spending £125 million to research 'flying taxis'

Saturday  16:40,   24 august 2019
inews.co.uk

The Prime Minister is pouring public money into research for 'flying taxis' that may never take... >>>

G-7 summit in France a test of unity among world leaders

Saturday  16:40,   24 august 2019
msn

BIARRITZ, France (AP) — Efforts to salvage consensus among the G-7 rich democracies frayed Saturday in the face of U.S. President Donald Trump's unpredictable America-first approach even before the official start of the summit in southern France.... >>>