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'I'm Still Alive' Jokes Queen Elizabeth on N. Ireland Visit

"I'm still alive," quipped the British monarch Queen Elizabeth on Monday when asked about her health, in her first round of public engagements since Britain voted to leave the European Union.

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Brexit Vote Unlikely to Curtail Gulf Appetite for UK Property

Harrods, the Savoy, the Shard -- London property has long been a magnet for Gulf investors and Britain's vote to leave the European Union is unlikely to dampen their interest, analysts say.

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Banking, Airline and Property Shares Plunge in London

Shares in banks, airlines and property companies plunged on the London stock exchange Monday as investors singled out the three sectors as being the most vulnerable to Britain's decision to leave the EU.

EasyJet stock fell over 16 percent after the company issued a profit warning, while British Airways parent IAG's shares were down 9.4 percent at around 0900 GMT.

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Labor Leader Corbyn Defiant as Day of Reckoning Looms

The head of Britain's Labor Party, Jeremy Corbyn, projects an image of meekness, but the Brexit crisis now ripping his beloved party asunder has revealed a steely streak underneath.

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London Fears Brexit Exodus of Bankers, Investment

Will Brexit threaten London's long-booming economy? The British capital fears investors and bankers could flee the city after the shock nationwide vote, threatening its coveted reputation as a global financial hub.

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U.N.'s Ban Expects EU to Remain Solid Partner despite Brexit

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Friday he expects the European Union to remain a solid partner for the United Nations after Britain's decision to leave the bloc.

"The Secretary-General expects the European Union to continue to be a solid partner for the United Nations on development and humanitarian issues, as well as peace and security, including migration," Ban said in a statement.

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Over 1,200 Business Titans Raise Brexit Alarm on Eve of Vote

More than 1,200 business titans united Wednesday to warn against Britain breaking with the EU, as rivals battled for the last votes on the eve of a tightly fought referendum that will shape Europe's future.

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Tusk Sees Long EU-Britain Divorce Process if Brexit

If Britain votes to leave the EU, any negotiations between both sides towards a new relationship could take up to seven years, European Council President Donald Tusk warned Sunday.

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Ex-PM Major Condemns 'Deceitful' Brexit Campaign

Former British prime minister John Major launched a blistering attack on Sunday on fellow Conservatives campaigning for a Brexit, as rivals traded economic claims in an increasingly tight race for the June 23 vote.

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UK Police Charge Two after Migrant Boat Rescue Operation

British police on Monday charged two men after 20 people, most of them migrants, were rescued from the English Channel when their inflatable boat began to take on water.

Two children and a woman were among the group of 18 Albanians and two Britons aboard the rigid-hulled inflatable boat, which got into trouble off the Kent coast, southeast England, late Saturday.

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