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Harry and Meghan to drop titles and retire as working royals

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will no longer be working members of Britain’s monarchy and they will pay their own way in life as they embark on an independent future, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

They will also no longer use their “Royal

yesterday 21:38
Royal Highnesses no more: Harry and Meghan retire as working members of royal family

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will no longer be working members of Britain’s monarchy, will forgo public funds and will repay money spent on refurbishing their cottage west of London as they embark on an independent future, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

yesterday 20:35
World War 3: US fury as Iran’s full nuclear weapons plot EXPOSED
WORLD WAR 3 fears erupted earlier this month after the US and Iran exchanged terrifying military action, leading to the death of Revolutionary Guard General Qassem Soleimani. While the two countries have feuded over Tehran’s nuclear programme, it has been revealed that the country was building nuclear weapons as far back as 2002, despite denial from the Iranian regime.
yesterday 20:11
Harry and Meghan will no longer be working members of royal family - palace

LONDON (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will no longer be working members of Britain’s royal family and they will not use their “royal highness” titles as they embark on a more independent future, Buckingham Palace said on Saturday.

“Harry, Meghan and

yesterday 19:32
MEGXIT deal REACHED: Queen strikes agreement with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
THE Queen and the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have reached an agreement on their future, with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reported to be giving up their royal titles and paying back the £2.4million of tax payer money spent on Frogmore Cottage.
yesterday 19:08
Where Meghan Markle really wants to move – but isn’t Harry’s first choice, friend claims
MEGHAN MARKLE wants to return to Toronto, where she has connections and friends, while Prince Harry would be happy to live on the Canadian west coast, sources claimed.
yesterday 18:05
Prince Harry heartbreak: How Duke obsessed over scrutiny just like Princess Diana
PRINCE HARRY is preoccupied with media coverage of himself in a way that “isn’t healthy”, according to a royal correspondent who has worked with him extensively – and the Duke of Sussex’s struggles heartbreakingly mirror Princess Diana’s own difficulties.
yesterday 18:05
’Trouble is ahead!’ Boris Johnson’s remarkable Brexit prediction in EU swipe
BREXIT negotiations look set to breach the three year-long impasse as the UK prepares for departure on January 31. As Boris Johnson takes the country out of the bloc, he will be delivering the compounding breakthrough that proves one of his own 1994 predictions right.
yesterday 17:02
Laurence Fox hits out at Lily Allen on being told 'stick to acting' over Question Time row
LAURENCE FOX has lashed out at Lily Allen on Twitter following criticism of his appearance on BBC’s Question Time earlier this week.
yesterday 15:59
Heathrow Airport chaos: German military plane in airspace when flights were delayed
HEATHROW’S airport was closed for around 30 minutes on Friday after an RAF aircraft entered the airspace.
yesterday 14:56
Best supplements for cholesterol: The plant-based supplement proven to lower your levels
BEST supplements for cholesterol: Having high levels of cholesterol in your blood can lead to heart disease so it is important to keep high cholesterol at bay. Making even small lifestyle tweaks can help to lower cholesterol, and to that end, including a plant-based supplement in your diet may help keep the harmful substance in check.
yesterday 13:53
Lord Andrew Adonis hits out at Labour leadership candidates 'mistake to elect a woman'
LABOUR peer Lord Andrew Adonis believes it would be a mistake for the Labour Party to elect a female leader to take over from Jeremy Corbyn as the former Transport Secretary and Schools Minister backs Sir Keir Starmer.
yesterday 13:53
EU on alert: Protests break out in Germany and Ireland amid anger at Brussels regulations
PROTESTS have erupted in Germany and Ireland in the last 48 hours amid fury at restrictive EU regulations on the environment and agriculture - prompting farmers to blockade main roads with tractors in both EU member-states.
yesterday 13:53
How to lose visceral fat: The spice proven to reduce harmful belly fat
HOW TO lose visceral fat: Accumulating belly fat can have serious consequences so it is important to reduce excess amounts of it to ward off the threat. Dietary advice can sometimes seem overwhelming but emerging evidence is singling out specific items that have been shown to aid weight loss, including a particular spice.
yesterday 12:50
UK weather warning: Heavy snow to COVER Britain as Arctic blast sparks big freeze - maps
BRITAIN is bracing for a big freeze as a ferocious Arctic blast will see the country battered with snow, according to a series of weather charts.
yesterday 12:50
Disease X: 'SARS-like' virus spreading through China prompts alert - 'Really concerning'
A NEW strain of infectious disease is apparently on the rise across Asia, leading to widespread concern about the disease’s dangers and even accusations of an official cover-up.
yesterday 11:47
Elvis Presley bombshell: Did Elvis write his own songs? The shocking truth
ELVIS is beloved by generations all over the world for his incredible films, songs and stage performances - by did The King write his own music?
yesterday 10:44
Brexit LIVE: Sajid Javid shuts down any EU hope with bombshell announcement
SAJID JAVID has shut down any hope of the government agreeing a post-Brexit trade deal with the EU in his latest announcement.
yesterday 09:41
Gmail sign in: How to add another email account to your Gmail
GMAIL allows users to add other email addresses to their email accounts. Here is how to enable Google Gmail for multiple email accounts.
yesterday 08:38
‘Performing seal’ John Bercow mocked by his Commons replacement – ‘Got to earn a living’
JOHN BERCOW has been mocked for his appearances after leaving his role as Speaker of House of Commons as his replacement MP in Buckinghamshire Greg Smith called him a “performing seal”.
yesterday 08:38
Horoscope: Horoscopes for the week ahead - is love or money in your astrology reading?
HOROSCOPE: Russell Grant has shared horoscopes for the January week ahead for all 12 star signs. What does your astrology reading say? Is there love or money in your forecast?
yesterday 00:14
Boris unveils plans for massive Brexit day celebration to mark freedom from EU’s shackles
BORIS JOHNSON is to celebrate Brexit with Union flags, a commemorative coin and a massive projected countdown clock on the facade of 10 Downing Street, the Government announced last night. The Prime Minister will also directly address the nation on the need to “heal the divisions” left by the 2016 EU referendum campaign on the night of the UK’s departure from the bloc.
yesterday 00:14
No Big Ben bongs: UK government plans light show to mark moment of Brexit

LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Downing Street residence will be lit up with a countdown to Britain’s exit from the European Union on Jan. 31, as part of a light display to mark the moment of Brexit, the government said on Friday.

Johnson had proposed a

yesterday 23:35
'You've got to say what was wrong!' Thornberry blasted as she denies Labour policies flaws
LABOUR leadership candidate Emily Thornberry was lambasted by Channel 4 News host Krishnan Guru-Murthy as she failed to admit the 2019 Labour Party manifesto had any flaws that caused the party's disastrous election results.
yesterday 22:08
Labour's Long-Bailey launches leadership bid with call for 'new professionalism'

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s Labour Party needs to do more to promote aspiration and look more like a government-in-waiting, the party’s business spokeswoman, Rebecca Long-Bailey, said when she formally launched her leadership campaign on Friday.

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is

2020-01-17 23:29
Prince Harry BOOST: The new special role Canadians want for Duke of Sussex
PRINCE HARRY and Meghan Markle have been outspoken of their love for Canada. But could Prince Harry be given a special role there in the foreseeable future?
2020-01-17 22:02
Left wing? You may be on police extremism list
Shock as leaked document targets everyone from anti-fascists to peaceniks
2020-01-17 21:05
Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes break up: Is this the real reason Katie and Jamie broke up?
JAMIE FOXX and Katie Holmes broke up after six years together in 2019. So what was the reason behind their split?
2020-01-17 20:59
Celine Dion’s mum dead: Singer’s mum Therese Dion dies age 92 following health battle
CELINE DION’S mum Therese Dion has reportedly died after months of battling serious health issues, according to US reports.
2020-01-17 20:59
Russia warning: Moscow urges US not to withdraw from Open Skies Treaty
RUSSIA has warned the US not to withdraw from the landmark Treaty on Open Skies as it could “damage” European security and force Moscow to respond.
2020-01-17 19:57
Daily News
Hunt for man who stabbed boy, 10, who was in street with his mother

Police are hunting a man who stabbed a 10-year-old boy in the street in Leicester.

The boy, who suffered non-life-threatening injuries, was with his mother when he was approached by the attacker, who fled the scene.

A member of the public called emergency services around 5.20pm and

today 23:20
Drink driver jailed for killing mum and seriously injuring her two children

A drink driver who killed a mother-of-two when his van ploughed into her car was again caught behind the wheel while over the limit just months after causing the ‘heart-breaking’ smash.

Adam White, 38, collided with a number of vehicles on the A16 near Peterborough, leaving ‘devoted

today 23:20
Armed police called after reports of gunman on Tesco roof

Armed police were deployed today after reports of a gunman on a Tesco roof.

Officers from West Mercia Police raced to the scene after the individual was said to have been spotted on top of a store on Battlefield Road, Shrewbury around 4pm.

A cordon was put in place and a police

today 23:20
The Masked Singer: ITV fans stunned as Monster ‘reveals’ his own identity
THE MASKED SINGER continued on ITV tonight and welcomed Monster back onstage for another performance. However, viewers were stunned when he gave away his true identity just moments after singing.
today 23:20
Tesco discount, offers & deals: Supermarket slashes prices of Britons' favourite brands
TESCO has launched a huge money saving initiative to save its customers money on their weekly shop by slashing prices of Britons' favourite brands - check all discounts offers and deals here.
today 23:20
Bowel cancer symptoms: The colour of your stools could signal the deadly disease
BOWEL cancer can be extremely aggressive when not caught early enough. As leading charity Bowel Cancer UK says: “Early diagnosis really does save lives.” What is a symptom of this deadly disease?
today 23:20
PM Johnson to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants post-Brexit - Telegraph

(Reuters) - Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson is preparing to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants moving to Britain on the first day after the Brexit transition period ends in December, the Telegraph reported.

Plans are being drawn up by Johnson's aides under which

today 22:41
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle net worth: How much do they have in the bank?
MEGHAN MARKLE, 38, and Prince Harry, 35, announced recently that they are stepping down as “senior” members of the Royal Family and will try to become financially independent. What is their combined net worth?
today 22:17
Leeds to Manchester train line could beat HS2 - major infrastructure boost
BORIS Johnson wants to revive the pioneering spirit of the great British engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel with a new high speed rail line between Manchester and Leeds. The Sunday Express has seen the draft of a consultation on the new Northern Powerhouse Rail (NPR) which is expected to be unveiled this week.
today 22:17
Prince Harry wealth: How much is Prince Harry worth?
PRINCE HARRY and Meghan Markle will no longer receive public funding as they step down from their royal roles. But how much is Prince Harry worth?
today 22:17
‘This is ABDICATION!’ Royal experts CONDEMN Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Megxit deal
ROYAL Family commentators have hit back at the Megxit deal between the Queen and Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, calling it a compete “abdication”.
today 22:17
Heartbroken family pay tribute to ‘loving dad’ killed ‘confronting drunk yobs’

The heartbroken family of a factory worker stabbed to death ‘confronting drunken yobs’ has paid tribute to the ‘loving and committed husband and father’.

Robert Wilson, 53, was allegedly killed after being attacked by ‘several people’ in the grounds of the Thornton & Ross

yesterday 21:14
James Bond: Race for 007 sees NEW entry as Harry Potter star Tom Felton speaks out on role
JAMES BOND is set for a shake-up when Daniel Craig departs after the release of No Time To Die this spring, meaning there will be a new 007 in town the next time around. Now, Harry Potter star Tom Felton has joined the race to replace the Bond stalwart.
yesterday 21:14
National Lottery results LIVE: Winning Lottery numbers for Saturday January 18

Saturday's Lotto draw has been made so check our live blog below to see if you are a winner

In January, with payday still more than a week away for many, matching those seven numbers could solve all those money worries.

The Lotto draw tonight is a rollover worth an estimated jackpot

yesterday 20:29
Grant McCann provides Jarrod Bowen latest as Newcastle United and Leeds United circle winger

The 23-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from the KCOM Stadium

Hull City boss Grant McCann says he is unaware of any firm approaches for Jarrod Bowen at the end of a week that has brought heightened speculation linking the winger with moves to Leeds United and Newcastle

yesterday 20:29
Grant McCann provides Jarrod Bowen latest as Newcastle United and Leeds United circle winger

The 23-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from the KCOM Stadium

Hull City boss Grant McCann says he is unaware of any firm approaches for Jarrod Bowen at the end of a week that has brought heightened speculation linking the winger with moves to Leeds United and Newcastle

yesterday 20:29
Harry and Meghan to lose HRH titles and repay millions - Queen's bombshell statement

The royal couple will repay taxpayer money spent renovating their home

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are to drop their HRH titles, the Queen has announced.

They will also repay £2.4m of taxpayers' money spent renovating their Berkshire home Frogmore Cottage, which will remain

yesterday 20:29
Latest news from Great Britain
today 23:20 Hunt for man who stabbed boy, 10, who was in street with his mother
today 23:20 Queen 'particularly proud' of Meghan as she singles out duchess for praise amid Sussexes' exit The monarch says Prince Harry, Meghan and their young son Archie "will always be much loved members of my family".
today 23:20 Drink driver jailed for killing mum and seriously injuring her two children
today 23:20 Armed police called after reports of gunman on Tesco roof
today 23:20 The Masked Singer: ITV fans stunned as Monster ‘reveals’ his own identity
today 23:20 Tesco discount, offers & deals: Supermarket slashes prices of Britons' favourite brands
today 23:20 Bowel cancer symptoms: The colour of your stools could signal the deadly disease
today 22:41 PM Johnson to impose new restrictions on low-skilled migrants post-Brexit - Telegraph
today 22:17 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle net worth: How much do they have in the bank?
today 22:17 Leeds to Manchester train line could beat HS2 - major infrastructure boost
today 22:17 Prince Harry wealth: How much is Prince Harry worth?
today 22:17 ‘This is ABDICATION!’ Royal experts CONDEMN Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s Megxit deal
yesterday 21:38 Harry and Meghan to drop titles and retire as working royals
yesterday 21:14 Heartbroken family pay tribute to ‘loving dad’ killed ‘confronting drunk yobs’
yesterday 21:14 James Bond: Race for 007 sees NEW entry as Harry Potter star Tom Felton speaks out on role
yesterday 20:35 Royal Highnesses no more: Harry and Meghan retire as working members of royal family
yesterday 20:29 National Lottery results LIVE: Winning Lottery numbers for Saturday January 18
yesterday 20:29 Grant McCann provides Jarrod Bowen latest as Newcastle United and Leeds United circle winger
yesterday 20:29 Grant McCann provides Jarrod Bowen latest as Newcastle United and Leeds United circle winger
yesterday 20:29 Harry and Meghan to lose HRH titles and repay millions - Queen's bombshell statement
yesterday 20:29 Harry and Meghan to lose HRH titles and repay millions - Queen's bombshell statement
yesterday 20:11 Saracens: Premiership champions to be relegated at the end of this season The club, bottom of the table with minus seven points, will continue to compete in the top flight until the end of the season.
yesterday 20:11 Harry and Meghan to drop HRH titles and repay Frogmore funds in royal exit deal
yesterday 20:11 Mum banned from every Asda in the UK after self-checkout clash
yesterday 20:11 Asteroid shock: Space rock twice size of Big Ben to skim Earth TODAY
yesterday 20:11 Elvis Presley: TRAGIC thing the King told ex Linda Thompson 'I'll only say this once'
yesterday 20:11 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry ‘wanted to force Queen’s hand’ with bombshell statement
yesterday 20:11 WW3 warning: Violent flash-points predicted in 75 nations across the world in 2020
yesterday 20:11 Meghan Markle and Prince Harry latest: Read full statement on Megxit deal here
yesterday 20:11 Prince Harry HRH title: Is Harry still a Prince?
yesterday 20:11 ‘Queen FINALLY acknowledged how WONDERFUL she is!’ Meghan Markle fans hail Megxit deal
yesterday 20:11 World War 3: US fury as Iran’s full nuclear weapons plot EXPOSED
yesterday 19:32 Queen's statement on Harry and Meghan's future
yesterday 19:32 Harry and Meghan will no longer be working members of royal family - palace
yesterday 19:26 National Lottery results LIVE: Winning Lottery numbers for Saturday January 18
yesterday 19:26 Grant McCann rues 'unacceptable' mistake as Hull City stumble to Derby County defeat
yesterday 19:26 Grant McCann rues 'unacceptable' mistake as Hull City stumble to Derby County defeat
yesterday 19:26 A thousand stand in chilly sorrow to remember rugby legend Jamie 'Edo' Edwards
yesterday 19:26 A thousand stand in chilly sorrow to remember rugby legend Jamie 'Edo' Edwards
yesterday 19:08 Freeview facing weekend blackout as weather system affects signal High air pressure can affect TV waves and interfere with transmitter signals, potentially affecting 40 million viewers.
yesterday 19:08 Harry and Meghan to lose royal funds and drop HRH titles from spring The couple announce they will also repay £2.4m of taxpayer's money spent on renovating their Berkshire home.
yesterday 19:08 Harry and Meghan to stop using HRH titles and repay cash for Frogmore Cottage makeover
yesterday 19:08 Tom Jones wife: Linda’s EXPLOSION after singer’s affairs - ‘She punched and shouted’
yesterday 19:08 Dementia care: The sign in your eyes that could signal the brain condition
yesterday 19:08 McGregor vs Cowboy: Conor McGregor dealt fresh Khabib fight blow ahead of UFC return
yesterday 19:08 Donald Trump mystery: Woman in White House footage sparks frenzy – 'Who is she?'
yesterday 19:08 MEGXIT deal REACHED: Queen strikes agreement with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry
yesterday 18:23 Hull City ratings: Ryan Tafazolli impresses during sub-par Tigers' performance against Derby County
yesterday 18:23 Hull City ratings: Ryan Tafazolli impresses during sub-par Tigers' performance against Derby County
yesterday 18:23 Gulliver's Valley: The latest on the £37m theme park opening in Yorkshire
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yesterday 09:59
Last month, Liverpool announced it would be the first sports team in the world to launch its own YouTube membership subscription. 
yesterday 09:59
Controversy over Long-Bailey’s message to her local deanery may overshadow her speech in Manchester tonight, in which she’ll launch her campaign for the fifth time. 
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2020-01-17 21:05
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2020-01-17 19:11
I’ve spent years yelling at anybody who cares to listen that Brexit was a bad idea. If it turns out that I’m right about that, I won’t find any comfort in the fact.
2020-01-17 19:11
As well as forging a new unionist narrative, the government is expected to spend lavishly in Scotland. 
2020-01-17 16:02
The endorsement of the left-wing food union suggests Long-Bailey will enjoy a straightforward journey to the next round of the contest. 
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