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UK to clear the way for US space rocket launches in Britain – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk UK to clear the way for US space rocket launches in BritainTelegraph.co.ukBritain could soon launch US rockets into space as trade negotiators are striking regulatory deals to remove barriers to trade, even before the UK leaves the EU. A full free trade deal cannot be negotiated before Brexit, but regulatory barriers to … Source: […]

MI5 and police cleared of any liability over terror attacks in UK – The Guardian

The Guardian MI5 and police cleared of any liability over terror attacks in UKThe GuardianOfficial reviews will clear MI5 and the police of making serious mistakes that allowed terrorists to strike Britain in four attacks this year, the Guardian has learned. But the reviews will also make a series of recommendations to minimise the chances […]

Self-driving cars get first UK road tests in Coventry – Sky News

Sky News Self-driving cars get first UK road tests in CoventrySky NewsProject director Tim Armitage hailed it as a "major landmark" in the race to develop and introduce autonomous cars onto the UK's roads. "Our previous private test track trials showed that the technology works but it is only on real roads that we will […]

UK could up £20bn Brexit offer by December, Davis suggests – Sky News

Sky News UK could up £20bn Brexit offer by December, Davis suggestsSky NewsHe called for Brexit talks to end in a EU-UK agreement of greater scope than the recent trade deal the bloc signed with Canada, despite reports EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier has drawn up a framework for trade talks in which a Canada-style […]

UK man found guilty of knowingly spreading HIV – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.com UK man found guilty of knowingly spreading HIVNBCNews.comDaryll Rowe, a 27-year-old hairdresser, intentionally infected five men with HIV and tried to infect five others, a U.K. court ruled Wednesday. Following a six-week trial, the Lewes Crown Court in South East England convicted Rowe of five counts of …and more » Source: UK

UK government set to reverse plan on specific Brexit date – Financial Times

Financial Times UK government set to reverse plan on specific Brexit dateFinancial TimesThe UK government is on the verge of giving up on its plan to put a specific date for Brexit into domestic law, after facing a rebellion of pro-EU MPs from within prime minister Theresa May's Conservative party. The government had proposed that […]

Best universities for employability: UK down amid Brexit fears – Times Higher Education (THE)

Times Higher Education (THE) Best universities for employability: UK down amid Brexit fearsTimes Higher Education (THE)The University of Cambridge is now the only UK representative in the top 10 of the ranking of 150 institutions, designed by French human resources company Emerging and published exclusively in Times Higher Education, which has been topped by the …and […]

Brussels sides with UK in Bombardier tariff row – Financial Times

Financial Times Brussels sides with UK in Bombardier tariff rowFinancial TimesThe European Commission has given the UK its backing in a bitter trade dispute with Washington, hitting out at US moves to levy punitive tariffs on aerospace group Bombardier, which employs thousands in Belfast. Brussels has given the warning it will …and more » Source: UK

How UK-Zimbabwe relations went sour – BBC News

BBC News How UK-Zimbabwe relations went sourBBC NewsBritain's relationship with Zimbabwe has always been complex. A former imperial power can feel torn between a responsibility towards its ex-colony and a reluctance to interfere in what is now an independent state. And a freshly minted nation can feel …Zimbabweans in London: 'Today a comma not a full […]

UK government funds Matthew Herbert's Brexit Big Band – BBC News

BBC News UK government funds Matthew Herbert's Brexit Big BandBBC NewsA musician who wants to tour Europe to heal the "huge divisions" caused by Brexit has been given a grant by the UK Department for International Trade. Matthew Herbert said he wanted to correct the impression created by Leave campaigners that the UK was …and more » […]