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The Day Today 6 April 2018

UK Digital Min Hancock announces he will meet with Facebook over data hacks FT: Shipping companies look to bypass the UK after Brexit with increased direct Ireland-EU routes Russia Amb to UN: the UK is “playing with fire and will be sorry” ECB Coeure: fear of a trade war has already “contributed to tighter financial…

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The Day Today 5 April 2018

UK MPs warn that N Korea missiles will soon be able to reach the UK FT: BOE debates greater clarity on interest rate plans as they fear ‘projections are seen as commitments’ Times: UK services have located the source of nerve agent used in Salisbury attack Russia accuses UK and the US secret services of…

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The Day Today 4 April 2018

UK MPs set out 15 key tests that final Brexit deal should comply with Committee for Exiting EU: UK govt should not rule out continued membership of EEA Labour leader Corbyn defends attending radical Jewish event – “I learned a lot” Prince Philip, 96, is due to have hip surgery today French rail unions plan…

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The Day Today 3 April 2018

UK PM May plans a “customs partnership” for N Ireland border deal Bloomberg: UK will need to seek new Data Privacy laws to satisfy EU after Brexit BOE: QE “reduced the UK’s wealth inequality” UK govt introduces legislation banning all ivory products Politico: 1 in 5 UK manufacturing jobs will be at risk after Brexit Times:…

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The Day Today 29 March 2018

UK Shadow Foreign Sec Thornberry: Labour would “probably pass” the Brexit divorce bill put to parliament UK Shadow Chlr McDonnell rebukes Thornberry calling her comments “sarcastic” UK Home Sec Rudd: “timing for the [Brexit] immigration bill has been delayed” UK announces £600m increase on defence, in particular nuclear subs Former Italy PM Berlusconi is “open” to…

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