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London: Capital of the United Kingdom
London is the capital and largest city of England and the United Kingdom. The city stands on the River Thames in the south-east of England, at the head of its 50-mile (80 km) estuary leading to the North Sea. London has been a major settlement for two millennia. Londinium was founded by the Romans. The City of London, London's ancient core and financial centre − an area of just 1.12 square miles (2.9 km2) and colloquially known as the Square Mile − retains boundaries that closely follow its medieval limits. The adjacent City of Westminster is an Inner London borough and has for centuries been the location of much of the national government. Thirty one additional boroughs north and south of the river also comprise modern London. London is governed by the mayor of London and the London Assembly.

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Michel Barnier leaves ongoing Brexit talks in London [Video]

Michel Barnier leaves ongoing Brexit talks in London

Michel Barnier has left today's ongoing talks with the UK government on a post-Brexit trade deal. The EU's chief negotiator said the discussions were an "ongoing process". Report by Etemadil. Like us..

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Sadiq Khan calls for national guidance on building safety [Video]

Sadiq Khan calls for national guidance on building safety

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Northern Ireland Secretary Brandon Lewis has said a decision by EU chiefnegotiator Michel Barnier to stay on in London this week to continue talks ona post-Brexit trade deal is a “very good sign”...

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Giant inflatable Borat floats down London's Thames to mark release of new film

A blowup Borat, mankini and all, surprised onlookers as it made its way down the Thames on Thursday.View on euronews

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Protesters march through London calling for end to lockdown 'tyranny' [Video]

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Police officers have dispersed large crowds of anti-lockdown protesters atTrafalgar Square following a march through central London. Demonstratorscalled for an end to the “tyranny” of pandemic..

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Niall Horan to perform special gig at the Royal Albert Hall [Video]

Niall Horan to perform special gig at the Royal Albert Hall

Singer Niall Horan is to perform at London’s Royal Albert Hall in a special gig to help his crew. Niall told ITN that all profits will go to the self-employed crew who have struggled financially..

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Musician Arlo Parks finds inspiration in lockdown [Video]

Musician Arlo Parks finds inspiration in lockdown

'One To Watch' Arlo Parks told Reuters on Wednesday that lockdown in London has been a "blessing", in terms of producing her music and keeping connected to fans online. Lauren Anthony reports.

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Chief EU Negotiator Bariner leaves London after talks [Video]

Chief EU Negotiator Bariner leaves London after talks

Chief EU Negotiator Michel Barnier has left London after today's Brexit negotiations with Sir David Frost. Report by Odonovanc. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on..

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Barnier greeted by 'Trump' as he arrives for Brexit talks [Video]

Barnier greeted by 'Trump' as he arrives for Brexit talks

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier was greeted by a Donald Trump impersonator as he arrived for Brexit trade talks with his UK counterpart Lord Frost in London this afternoon. Report by..

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Michel Barnier arrives in London for 'intensive' Brexit talks [Video]

Michel Barnier arrives in London for 'intensive' Brexit talks

Michel Barnier arrives in London at St Pancras International ahead of talksover a trade deal with the UK.

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Michel Barnier arrives in London for Brexit talks [Video]

Michel Barnier arrives in London for Brexit talks

The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier told reporters that it was "very important" to be back negotiating a trade deal and "every day counts" as he arrived in London for talks with his UK..

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CCTV of alleged people-smuggling trip before 39 found dead [Video]

CCTV of alleged people-smuggling trip before 39 found dead

CCTV of an alleged people-smuggling trip shown in case where a group ofVietnamese people suffocated in a sweltering sealed container as it wastransported from Zeebrugge in Belgium to Purfleet in Essex...

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Naomie Harris left 'petrified' by stalker ordeal [Video]

Naomie Harris left 'petrified' by stalker ordeal

Naomie Harris was left "petrified" after an obsessed stalker menaced her in her London home.

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53 arrests and £63,000 cash seized during London drug sting [Video]

53 arrests and £63,000 cash seized during London drug sting

Footage from the Met's Operation Trigona: an undercover investigation toidentify organised criminal networks involved in Class A drug supply inLondon. The arrests follow a long-running operation which..

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Two dead in suspected gas explosion in west London [Video]

Two dead in suspected gas explosion in west London

Two people have died after a suspected gas explosion at a shop underneathflats in west London.

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