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Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Facebook logo in this picture illustration taken March 2018. Photo by Dado Ruvic/Reuters
UK lawmakers recommend tougher rules on Facebook

The U.K. government should increase oversight of social media like Facebook and election campaigns to protect democracy in the digital age, a parliamentary committee recommended in a scathing report.

World May 18

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Why the royal wedding is a gift for the UK economy

Saturday's wedding between Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle has provided a much-needed boost for Britain’s economy during the uncertainty of its separation from the European Union. From those hawking commemorative knickknacks to the cucumber industry, special correspondent Malcolm…

World May 13

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The modern-day relevance of the British monarchy

Prince Harry, sixth in line to the throne, will marry American actress Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle next weekend. As the wedding approaches, royal commentators say it marks a moment to consider the monarchy’s relationship to the British public in…

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