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November 21, 2018 2:20 PM EU, UK would need a 'no-deal deal' after hard Brexit: Irish PM

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Britain and the European Union would need to agree a “no-deal deal” on customs and regulations within weeks of a hard Brexit to avoid a hard border on the island of Ireland, Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Wednesday. “It is my view that if we did end up in a no-deal situation, we would find ourselves having to negotiate a no-deal 80

November 20, 2018 10:27 AM DUP's Wilson says his party will work to defeat UK PM May's Brexit deal

LONDON (Reuters) - Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party which props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government will focus on trying to kill off her draft Brexit deal, the party’s Brexit spokesman said on Tuesday. “All of our efforts are directed along with a large number of Conservative MPs from both the remain camp and the leave camp as well as opposition 66

November 16, 2018 6:37 PM Ireland has no plans to prepare infrastructure for hard border: foreign minister

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland has no plans to start preparing infrastructure for a possible hard border with Northern Ireland, Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney said on Friday. “What we are not doing is putting contingency plans in place that would result in border infrastructure between the two jurisdictions on this island. Surely we have learned lessons 69

November 15, 2018 11:41 AM DUP deputy leader Dodds says UK PM May does not listen

LONDON (Reuters) - The deputy leader of the Democratic Unionist Party, which props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government, accused her of failing to listen and betraying promises about the future of Northern Ireland in any EU divorce deal. “I could today stand here and take the prime minister through the list, promises and pledges that she made to this House 49

November 14, 2018 10:59 PM DUP leader makes UK PM May aware of concerns in a 'frank' meeting

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The leader of the small Northern Irish party propping up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s minority government said it made her aware of its concerns around the draft agreement on withdrawal from the European Union in a “frank meeting” on Wednesday. “We had a frank meeting tonight with the prime minister lasting almost an hour. She is fully 73

November 14, 2018 8:36 AM Northern Ireland cannot be cut adrift from UK: DUP leader Foster

LONDON (Reuters) - The leader of the small Northern Irish party that props up British Prime Minister Theresa May’s minority government said she could not accept a Brexit deal that would cut the province adrift from the rest of the United Kingdom. Arlene Foster said the draft text of the withdrawal agreement with the European Union appeared to suggest 66

November 13, 2018 9:54 PM Irish cabinet to meet on Wednesday on Brexit developments

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Ireland’s cabinet will meet on Wednesday at 0930 GMT to discuss developments on Brexit, a spokesman for Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said, after Britain reached a draft agreement with the European Union on the terms of its exit from the bloc. “The Irish government want to allow the British government to have time and space to consider 79

November 13, 2018 1:18 PM UEFA Nations League: State of play for finals, promotion and relegation

There are now just two rounds of games left in the UEFA Nations League, and the picture is becoming clearer about who will take part in the finals next June, as well as which nations will be promoted and relegated. - The fourth-placed teams, and the worst-performing third-placed team in the groups of League C are relegated. Points against the team in fourth-place 100

November 9, 2018 1:03 PM South Korea's Lee Chang-min questioned in deadly crash

South Korea international Lee Chang-min has been questioned by police after he was involved in a car crash that left one person dead and two injured. Lee, who has played seven times for the national team and is a midfielder with leading K-League club Jeju United, has admitted that his SUV crossed the center line while driving on Jeju Island on Monday 53

November 9, 2018 8:36 AM EU Commission seeks input on Disney pledges in pay-TV inquiry

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission said on Friday it was seeking reaction on commitments offered by Walt Disney (DIS.N) in a pay-TV investigation aimed at making shows available across the EU. The Commission, the EU’s anti-trust watchdog, is worried about contractual clauses in some deals between six film studios, including Disney and pay-TV 94