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UK Supreme Court enables $18.5 billion class action against Mastercard

"Mastercard has been imposing excessive card transaction charges over a prolonged period in a way it must have known would impose an invisible tax on UK consumers," said Walter Merricks, a lawyer who is leading the action.

Boris Johnson claims Britain can ‘defeat’ coronavirus ‘by the spring’

“I believe that these technical developments, taken together, will enable us to defeat this virus by the spring, as humanity has defeated every other infectious disease.

Britain signs first major post-Brexit trade deal with Japan

How fitting it is to be in the land of the rising sun to welcome in the dawn of a new era of free trade," British Trade Secretary Liz Truss told reporters after the signing ceremony in Tokyo.

France’s Le Drian blames Britain’s ‘attitude’ for Brexit talks impasse

Negotiations between Britain and the European Union on future relations after its Jan. 31 exit from the bloc have made scant progress, with both sides accusing the other of posing unachievable demands.

Weddings, other large gatherings will be stopped— British Prime Minister Johnson.

Britain will stop weddings and other large gatherings and will close shops and playgrounds to get citizens to comply with instructions to...

Britain goes under a lockdown; confusion continues as coronavirus rips through the kingdom

By Alistair Smout, Michael Holden Britain awoke to a virtual lockdown on Tuesday after Prime Minister Boris Johnson ordered people...

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Soldier shot as Army, ESN clash in Abia

The shooting was said to have attracted soldiers from the Army Headquarters, in Ohafia, who engaged the suspected ESN members in an exchange of gunfire.

Police recover AK47 live ammunition, others from passenger

“The bag was identified by other passengers as his own. When search was conducted on the bag, 138 rounds of AK47 live ammunitions, one AK47 magazine, one Baretta pistol magazine and a knife were discovered.”

9th senate empathy for the wounded in action (WIAs), an ‘ESPRIT DE CORPS’ for the agile soldier, says NAPMAIDEs chairman

"The visit of the leadership of the 9th Senate led by the Senate President, Distinguished Senator Ahmed Lawan to a military hospital in Kaduna to show empathy for the Wounded In Action (WIAs) who were brought there from the various theater of operations is a shared spirit of comradeship, enthusiasm, and devotion to a cause among the unarmed soldiers in war front".

Denmark v Finland match: Christian Eriksen stabilised in hospital after collapsing in match

Eriksen’s partner, wearing a Denmark shirt, came to the touchline and was comforted by the captain Simon Kjaer and the goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.