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  • **WASHINGTON- World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Canada Finance Minister Bill Morneau speak at World Bank- 2030 GMT. *WASHINGTON- World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is a panelist at the discussion "Creating Markets, Creating Opportunities" in Washington 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON- Governor of Bank of England Mark Carney speaks before an Institute of International...

  • **WASHINGTON- World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Canada Finance Minister Bill Morneau speak at World Bank- 2030 GMT. *WASHINGTON- World Bank President Jim Yong Kim is a panelist at the discussion "Creating Markets, Creating Opportunities" in Washington 1800 GMT. WASHINGTON- Governor of Bank of England Mark Carney speaks before an Institute of International...

  • While the vote increases uncertainty in the short term, traders think that the expected resounding victory by May's Conservative Party could help the prime minister face down critics— both within her ranks and the opposition— in upcoming Brexit discussions. Some opinion polls have the Conservative Party a whopping 20 percentage points ahead of the main...

  • LONDON, April 18- British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early parliamentary election on June 8. Under the legislation, a motion for an election ahead of schedule must be backed by two thirds of the 650 seat lower House of Commons, including vacant seats. Accounting for public holidays, this means May 3 if the election is held on June 8.

  • LONDON, April 18- British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early parliamentary election on June 8. Under the legislation, a motion for an election ahead of schedule must be backed by two thirds of the 650 seat lower House of Commons, including vacant seats. Accounting for public holidays, this means May 3 if the election is held on June 8.

  • LONDON, April 18- British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early parliamentary election on June 8. Under the legislation, a motion for an election ahead of schedule must be backed by two thirds of the 650 seat lower House of Commons, including vacant seats. Accounting for public holidays, this means May 3 if the election is held on June 8.

  • LONDON, April 18- British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early parliamentary election on June 8. Under the legislation, a motion for an election ahead of schedule must be backed by two thirds of the 650 seat lower House of Commons, including vacant seats. Accounting for public holidays, this means May 3 if the election is held on June 8.

  • LONDON— The Latest on British Prime Minister Theresa May calling for a general election on June 8:. Germany's foreign minister says he hopes Britain's early election will lead to more clarity and predictability in upcoming negotiations on the country's exit from the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May last month formally triggered Britain's exit...

  • LONDON, March 29- After nine months of preparation, bitter public argument and a battle with parliament, British Prime Minister Theresa May is launching talks with the European Union armed with a plan she hopes will secure a better divorce deal than many expect. Although May has published a policy document outlining a 12- point approach to the talks that will...

  • May had delivered her vision two days earlier for pulling Britain out of the European Union's single market. Now the Wall Street banks, fearing Britain was headed for trouble, wanted to hear more about her strategy. "We contribute a double-digit percentage to Britain's GDP.

  • LONDON, March 9- British finance minister Philip Hammond sought on Thursday to counter a wave of criticism for raising a tax on some self-employed workers in his budget, saying the measure was needed to get the country ready for Brexit. No Conservative likes to increase taxes, national insurance, anything else, "he told Sky News. The change in the tax rules was part of...

  • LONDON, March 5- British Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to bow to political expedience in Brexit negotiations but will make up her own mind about what she believes is best and refuse to give ground- that's if past form is anything to go by. May, who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union in last June's referendum, will have to carry or quell the...

  • LONDON, March 5- British Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to bow to political expedience in Brexit negotiations but will make up her own mind about what she believes is best and refuse to give ground- that's if past form is anything to go by. May, who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union in last June's referendum, will have to carry or quell the...

  • LONDON, March 5- British Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to bow to political expedience in Brexit negotiations but will make up her own mind about what she believes is best and refuse to give ground- that's if past form is anything to go by. May, who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union in last June's referendum, will have to carry or quell the...

  • LONDON, March 5- British Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to bow to political expedience in Brexit negotiations but will make up her own mind about what she believes is best and refuse to give ground- that's if past form is anything to go by. May, who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union in last June's referendum, will have to carry or quell the...

  • LONDON, March 5- British Prime Minister Theresa May is unlikely to bow to political expedience in Brexit negotiations but will make up her own mind about what she believes is best and refuse to give ground- that's if past form is anything to go by. May, who backed the campaign to stay in the European Union in last June's referendum, will have to carry or quell the...

  • Elections in the Netherlands, France and potentially Greece over the coming months could all prompt exit talks from the European Union.

  • Speaker of the House of Commons, John Bercow.

    A trip to the Houses of Parliament may not happen during President Donald Trump's state visit to the UK, NBC News reports.

  • LONDON, Feb 1- TalkTalk founder and chairman Charles Dunstone will take over the running of the British telecoms operator when chief executive Dido Harding steps down in May after seven years in charge, the company said on Wednesday. Shares in TalkTalk, which competes with Sky, Virgin Media and industry leader BT, were trading up 8.5 percent at 170 pence at 1231 GMT.

  • LONDON, Feb 1- TalkTalk founder and chairman Charles Dunstone will take over the running of the telecoms operator when chief executive Dido Harding steps down in May after seven years in charge, the company said on Wednesday. Shares in TalkTalk, which competes with Sky and Virgin Media as well as industry leader BT, were trading up 7 percent at 167 pence at 0826 GMT.