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British-Iranian aid worker's five-year jail term upheld in Iran

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DUBAI An Iranian appeals court has confirmed a five-year jail sentence for British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe on security charges, Iran's judiciary spokesman said on Sunday.

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May promises frank talk with Trump after women protest 2:10pm GMT

LONDON Prime Minister Theresa May promised on Sunday to challenge any "unacceptable" talk when she meets President Donald Trump later this week, as she tries to secure Britain's "special relationship" with the new U.S. administration.

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May faces pressure after reports of Trident test malfunction 12:25pm GMT

LONDON A test firing of an unarmed British nuclear Trident missile from a submarine malfunctioned last June, the Sunday Times reported, prompting questions about why Prime Minister Theresa May did not tell parliament ahead of a vote on renewing the submarines.

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May looks to boost technology industry as she eyes life after Brexit 11:53am GMT

LONDON The government's plan to reshape Britain's economy to adapt to Brexit will be announced next week, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Sunday, highlighting technology as one growth sector and setting out a new technical education strategy.

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Trump plans to meet with May, Mexico's Pena Nieto - White House 2:05am GMT

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump is arranging to meet soon with British Prime Minister Theresa May and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, two long-standing U.S. allies concerned about how his presidency will affect their relationships with Washington.

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Women protest against Trump on streets of Europe's capitals 21 Jan 2017

LONDON/VIENNA Thousands of women took to the streets of European capitals to join "sister marches" in Asia against newly installed U.S. President Trump ahead of a major rally in Washington expected to draw nearly a quarter of a million people. | Video

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New leader of UKIP party to stand for parliament 21 Jan 2017

LONDON Paul Nuttall, who succeeded Nigel Farage in November as leader of Britain's anti-EU UKIP party, said on Saturday he would stand for parliament in an election next month shaping up to be a big test for the Labour party.

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British protesters tell Trump from Tower Bridge: "Build bridges not walls" 20 Jan 2017

LONDON A banner reading "Build bridges not walls" was draped across London's Tower Bridge as part of several protests in Europe and Asia on Friday against the inauguration of Donald Trump as U.S. president. | Video

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Republicans in London celebrate Trump's inauguration 20 Jan 2017

LONDON Under the gaze of a life-sized cardboard figure of Donald Trump, some 200 of his supporters gathered at an exclusive club near the Ritz hotel in London to celebrate Friday's inauguration of America's 45th president.

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Fox News signs Brexit leader Nigel Farage as contributor 20 Jan 2017

Nigel Farage, who led the campaign for Britain to leave the European Union, will be a political analyst on Fox News and Fox Business Network, Fox News said on Friday.