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Brexit post-mortem for the City: London’s ‘Golden Age’ is over, warns NatWest chair Howard Davies

Brexit post-mortem for the City:  London’s ‘Golden Age’ is over, warns NatWest chair Howard Davies

The City of London’s ‘Golden Age’ as Europe’s financial capital is over, although the capital will remain a global financial centre, according to NatWest bank chairman Howard Davies. “Almost five years after the Brexit referendum, and five months after Britain’s exit from the European Union, the future of London as a global financial centre seems…

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Biden tells Netanyahu: US seeks ceasefire

Biden tells Netanyahu: US seeks ceasefire

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden told Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he backs having a ceasefire in the bloody exchanges between Israelis and Palestinians, but he stopped short of openly demanding a truce.In a phone call with the Israeli prime minister, "the president expressed his support for a ceasefire and discussed US engagement with…

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My Quest to Make My Dog Internet Famous

My Quest to Make My Dog Internet Famous

When we spotted the one-year-old blonde mutt, on page two of a Kijiji search for dog adoptions, we had no plans to transform her into an internet celebrity. My partner, Arielle, and I had been searching for the next member of our family, and we found the fourteen-pound, one-eyed dachshund mix after scrolling far past…

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