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June 25, 2017 6:03 PM Great Britain pipped to bronze by France at European Athletics Team Championships in Lille

Great Britain missed out on a bronze medal by a single point at the European Athletics Team Championships in Lille. The young British team had looked set to pip hosts France to third place. But a disappointing ninth in the concluding men's 4x400m saw them overhauled in the standings. Marc Scott was one of the best British finishers on the final day with a second 4

June 25, 2017 12:01 PM British fisherman fearful Remainers may force UK to give up its waters to EU

A BRITISH fisherman has spoken out in fear that Theresa May could be ready to hand the United Kingdom’s fishing waters back to Brussels as part of her Brexit negotiations. The issue of Britain’s territorial fishing waters was a hot topic throughout the referendum campaign, with the fishing industry using it to reclaim sovereignty of them after they were shared 4

June 25, 2017 5:23 AM Juve have room for Ronaldo, says Del Piero

Juventus have room to sign Cristiano Ronaldo if he wants to leave Real Madrid, according to Alessandro Del Piero. Ronaldo reportedly wants to leave the European champions amid accusations - which the player has denied - that he defrauded Spanish tax authorities out of EUR14.7million. His former club, Manchester United, and Paris Saint-Germain have been linked 7

June 25, 2017 5:02 AM Reuters Science News Summary

India fired a rocket carrying 31 small satellites into space on Friday, several of them for European countries, in a boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi´s ambition to project the country as a global low-cost provider of services in space. The Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) launched a 712 kg Cartosat-2 satellite for earth observation and 30 other 7

June 24, 2017 7:43 PM Labour's Corbyn puts politics centre stage at Glastonbury Festival

GLASTONBURY, England, June 24 (Reuters) - British opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn got a rock star reception at Glastonbury Festival on Saturday, telling a headliner-sized crowd that millions of young people who voted for him would not be silenced or sidelined. Dismissed as a left-wing no-hoper before elections on June 8, Corbyn attracted a surge of support 4

June 24, 2017 11:27 AM Ex-Liverpool and Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa retires from football

Former Liverpool and Real Madrid defender Alvaro Arbeloa has decided to retire from professional football aged 34. The ex-Spain international won the 2010 FIFA World Cup and two European Championships in 56 appearances for his country. He also won multiple trophies at Spanish champions Real Madrid, including one league and two Champions League titles 4

June 24, 2017 11:01 AM Labour MPs in desperate bid to BLOCK Treasury appointment of Eurosceptic Rees-Mogg

LABOUR MPs are trying to block a bid for Jacob Rees-Mogg to become chairman of the Treasury committee - arguing the role represents a conflict of interest. Eurosceptic Mr Rees-Mogg would replace Andrew Tyrie, who announced in Aril he would not stand for re-election. Speaking after Mr Tyrie's announcement, John Mann, a Labour TSC member, said it would 5

June 24, 2017 9:58 AM Andrea Leadsom's 'Patriotic' Brexit Broadcasting Call Slammed By Tim Farron As 'Sinister'

Calls by a Cabinet minister for broadcasters to be “patriotic” over Brexit have been branded “sinister” by Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron. She told BBC Newsnight: “It would be helpful if broadcasters were willing to be a bit patriotic. “The country took a decision, this Government is determined to deliver on that decision.” Newsnight anchor Emily 15

June 24, 2017 9:26 AM Czech FM: country remains opposed to EU migrant-sharing plan

PRAGUE (AP) - The Czech foreign minister says his country is not ready to change its resistance to taking in refugees, a thorny issue in the European Union. The European Commission has launched legal proceedings against the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland for failing to take in refugees under the EU's legally binding sharing plan. French President 3

June 24, 2017 8:32 AM One Year On From The Brexit Vote, The Case Remains For A Second Referendum

For some, 23 June will always be a day to celebrate, a day when we supposedly "took back control" and "got our country back". For others like me, this date will mark a crude and painful reminder of a very damaging decision that will negatively affect the future of our country for generations to come. The 23 June 2016 was an act of self-harm to our economy 3