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Theresa May accuses EU of trying to influence general election (VIDEO) — RT UK

In her toughest words yet, Prime Minister Theresa May has accused European officials of trying to influence the result of Britain’s general election with threats of harsh Brexit terms. Read more Speaking outside Downing Street on Wednesday, May adopted a ...

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Pro-Brexit voter rails against Lib Dem leader on campaign trail (VIDEO) — RT UK

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron was left red faced when an angry Leave supporter accosted him during a campaign trip to Oxfordshire. The pensioner followed Farron around, shouting “I knew what I was voting for,” while berating the Westmorland and ...

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BBC failed to challenge Tory ‘lies,’ says Labour’s McDonnell (VIDEO) — RT UK

Published time: 3 May, 2017 16:28 Labour’s Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell slammed the BBC’s lack of judgement over the Conservatives “absolute lies.” McDonnell came on BBC Radio 4’s Today program on Wednesday morning to comment on the Tories’ latest campaign ...

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Union Jack flown at Battle of Waterloo found in shoebox — RT UK

Published time: 3 May, 2017 15:15 A rare Union Jack banner flown by the Coldstream Guards at the Battle of Waterloo has been found in a shoebox by an east London window fitter. The battered colors were flown at the ...

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Vicar who posted child sex stories to neighbors’ houses avoids jail — RT UK

Published time: 3 May, 2017 13:33 Essex vicar Peter Low was spared jail despite writing a series of sexual stories involving children and delivering them to his neighbors. Police investigating a reported burglary at Low’s property matched his handwriting to ...

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UK rejects ballooning Brexit divorce bill of over €100bn — RT Business

Published time: 3 May, 2017 10:53 Negotiators from the European Union have raised their divorce settlement demand on the UK to over €100 billion (£84.5 billion), reports the Financial Times. According to estimates, EU members France, Germany, and Poland put ...

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Ex-Sun editor’s ‘Corbyn knifed to death by asylum seeker’ comments ‘incite hate, violence’ — RT UK

Published time: 3 May, 2017 09:55 Kelvin MacKenzie, former editor of Rupert Murdoch-owned tabloid the Sun, has sparked outrage after saying one fake headline Britain would be pleased to see is: “Jeremy Corbyn knifed to death by an asylum seeker.” ...

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Britain should avoid Trump’s ‘unpredictable’ Middle East policy, say Lords — RT UK

The UK should distance itself from US President Donald Trump’s unpredictable foreign policies in the Middle East and draw up its own strategy instead, peers have urged. A House of Lords International Relations Select Committee published a report claiming the ...

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British asylum anomaly leaves ‘doctors driving cabs’ (VIDEO) — RT UK

An “anomaly” exists in the UK’s asylum system whereby people under so-called ‘humanitarian protection’ lack the same rights as refugees when it comes to accessing higher education, despite both groups fleeing persecution and similar traumas. People under humanitarian protection, unlike ...

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Labour MP Diane Abbott suggests paying cops £8k a year in car-crash interview — RT UK

Shadow Home Secretary Diane Abbott has been ripped apart by a radio interviewer for suggesting new police recruits could be paid as little as £8,000 (US$10,000) a year under Labour’s promise to introduce more officers. When quizzed by LBC host ...

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‘New & dangerous breed of terrorist’ gets 8yrs behind bars for aiding ISIS online — RT UK

A British man who kept Islamic State publications concealed, James Bond-style, in memory cards inside cufflinks and created a “one-stop shop” for terrorists online has been sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to five terrorism charges. Samata ...

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Refugee killed by electric bolt while attempting to smuggle aboard Eurostar train — RT UK

A refugee has died after being electrocuted while attempting to climb onto the roof of a Eurostar train heading to the UK from Gare du Nord station in Paris. The unidentified man was killed on Tuesday after being struck by ...

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Protesting cabbies offer George Osborne ‘huge line of coke’ on 1st day as newspaper editor — RT UK

On his first day as editor of the London Evening Standard, former Tory Chancellor George Osborne was presented with a “huge line of coke” outside his new office by protesting black cab drivers. The taxi drivers gathered outside the newspaper ...

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Trump’s British adviser Gorka to ‘quit White House’ amid claims of neo-Nazi links — RT UK

Published time: 2 May, 2017 14:33 The British-born senior adviser to US President Donald Trump, Sebastian Gorka, is quitting the White House amid claims of links to neo-Nazi groups just weeks after he was forced to deny being anti-Semitic. Gorka, ...

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Do leaked documents reveal EU’s secret tactics to undermine quick Brexit deal on citizens’ rights? — RT UK

The EU is being accused of trying to cover up its plans to prevent Theresa May from quickly securing a deal on the rights for EU migrants in the UK and Brits living abroad after Brexit, following a leak. The ...

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Brexit could ‘cripple’ Britain’s nuclear industry, warn MPs — RT UK

Britain’s exit from the European atomic treaty following Brexit could have “serious ramifications… severely inhibit nuclear trade and research and threaten power supplies,” MPs have warned. The business, energy and industrial strategy committee says Britain’s nuclear industry could be at ...

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Britain’s 1st transgender MP? Former air force engineer to campaign on platform for ‘change’ — RT UK

A former Royal Air Force (RAF) engineer who transitioned from Steve to Sophie is hoping to become Britain’s first transgender MP after being chosen to stand for the Labour Party. Equality campaigner Sophie Cook, 50, will stand for the Tory ...

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EU Brexit negotiator Verhofstadt trolls Theresa May over ‘strong & stable’ leadership — RT UK

Guy Verhofstadt, the EU’s lead Brexit negotiator, appears to be trolling UK Prime Minister Theresa May on Twitter over her “strong and stable” leadership after a disastrous Downing Street dinner. May has been mocked in recent days for repeatedly using ...

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‘Delusional’ May denies ‘living in another galaxy’ following German media report on Brexit talks — RT UK

Published time: 1 May, 2017 16:32Edited time: 1 May, 2017 16:33 Downing Street has said it “does not recognize” German media’s damning account of last week’s Brexit meeting between Prime Minister Theresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker. Frankfurter ...

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UK govt calls out social media giants for failing to curb extremism — RT UK

A damning report by the British Commons Home Affairs Committee has claimed social media companies are failing to protect users from hate speech and illegal content, and also facilitating the profits of extremist groups. The committee launched an inquiry into ...

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