China General Nuclear says respects Britain’s decision to review Hinkley project

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China General Nuclear Power Corp (CGN) on Saturday said it respects the decision of the new British government to review a nuclear power project in which it would hold a major stake, according to a statement on the company’s official microblog.

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50th anniversary leaves English football with mixed feelings

LONDON (Reuters) – Fifty years on from the greatest day in the history of English football, pessimists fear that the prospect of becoming world champions again is as remote as it has ever been.

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Scots back remaining in UK despite Brexit vote – poll

LONDON (Reuters) – Most Scots still back remaining in the United Kingdom despite Britons voting to leave the European Union, a move which was opposed by the majority in Scotland, according to an opinion poll published on Saturday.

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ECB approves rescue plan for Italian bank Monte dei Paschi – sources

MILAN/SIENA (Reuters) – The European Central Bank has approved a privately funded rescue of Italy’s third-largest lender, Monte dei Paschi di Siena , three sources said on Friday, staving off the risk that regulators would be forced to wind up its business.

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Exclusive – Liberty Global, Vodafone to win EU approval for Dutch tie-up: sources

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – U.S. cable group Liberty Global and UK telecoms firm Vodafone are set to win EU antitrust approval for their plan to merge their Dutch operations after offering minor concessions, two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.

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U.S. worries Russian humanitarian operation in Syria may be ‘ruse’

WASHINGTON/BEIRUT (Reuters) – The United States is trying to determine whether a Russian plan for a humanitarian operation in Syria is sincere, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday, adding that if it proves a “ruse” it could ruin cooperation between Moscow and Washington.

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‘Traitors’ Cemetery’ reserved for Turkey’s coup plotters

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Captain Mehmet Karabekir’s body was not washed before burial. Nobody recited prayers from the Koran before he was laid to rest in a hastily dug hole near an animal shelter, denied all Muslim rites.

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