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When 'Mr Big' was killed by 'The Iceman', a gang war erupted in Manchester

When 'Mr Big' was killed by 'The Iceman', a gang war erupted in Manchester

The beef between sparing gangs would continue to leave blood on the streets in the years after the death of Paul Massey.

  • by Kyle Swenson

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Prince Philip involved in car accident near Sandringham Estate
Royal family

Prince Philip involved in car accident near Sandringham Estate

Buckingham Palace says the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip, was involved in a traffic accident on his Sandringham Estate on Thursday.

European countries ramp up no-deal preparations amid Brexit chaos
Brexit Chaos

European countries ramp up no-deal preparations amid Brexit chaos

European Union nations are spending millions and issuing emergency decrees to cope with the possibility that Britain will leave the bloc on March 29 without a deal.

How three years in the UK can snare you a 30-year British pension
UK

How three years in the UK can snare you a 30-year British pension

Aussies who’ve worked in the UK for three years can get 30 years of pension.

  • by Nicole Pedersen-McKinnon
Too calm in the storm? Market reaction to Brexit turmoil may be premature
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World markets

Too calm in the storm? Market reaction to Brexit turmoil may be premature

Markets seem to have decided a Brexit won't be as destructive and disruptive as it could be. It may be too early to come to that conclusion.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
No deal, little confidence and a shambolic plan - where to now for the Brits?
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Brexit Chaos

No deal, little confidence and a shambolic plan - where to now for the Brits?

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal - two years in the making - failed in spectacular fashion this week and the country’s future hangs in the balance.

  • by David Estcourt & Rachael Dexter
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The markets have spoken - the Brexit dream is over
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Brexit

The markets have spoken - the Brexit dream is over

With the pound up in response to Britain's seismic political crisis, the markets are making their Brexit thoughts clear.

  • by Jeremy Warner
'You are embarrassing': Tony Abbott slapped down over Brexit claim
Brexit

'You are embarrassing': Tony Abbott slapped down over Brexit claim

"Anyone with a basic grasp of economics (not Tony Abbott it seems) should spot the problem," a British economics professor said.

  • by Nick Miller
After defeat, a delay to Brexit increasingly on cards
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Theresa May

After defeat, a delay to Brexit increasingly on cards

Opposition MPs have emailed European Union president Donald Tusk asking him to prepare to extend the March 29 deadline for the UK leaving the EU.

  • by Nick Miller
Brexit fallout limited for Australia but points to jittery global economy, Morrison says
Scott Morrison

Brexit fallout limited for Australia but points to jittery global economy, Morrison says

Prime Minister Scott Morrison says the “very uncertain and unstable” political situation in Britain over its divorce from Europe underscores growing doubts about the global economy in 2019.

  • by David Wroe
Theresa May's Brexit failure extends to Britain's political class
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Analysis

Theresa May's Brexit failure extends to Britain's political class

An economically ruinous 'no deal' Brexit looms for the UK, as its gridlocked politics leave the country more likely to 'choose' an option few actually want.

  • by Nick Miller