Worsening security situation pulls down Egypt's economy - Northern Ireland's farmers concerned about Brexit
Prime Minister Theresa May chose a hall in Florence to read her speech on the UK's exit from the EU. She proposed a creative and deep relationship for the future with a two-year implementation period after March 2019.
London has pledged to avoid border posts between the EU-member Republic of Ireland and the UK country of Northern Ireland after Brexit. Questions still remain as to how Britain plans to police the "frictionless" border.
As the economic impact of Brexit begins to bite, British and EU officials meet for the third time to formally discuss the terms of the UK's exit from the bloc. No breakthrough on any of the thorny issues is expected.
Belfast elections were once so notorious for voter impersonation that locals used to say "vote early, vote often." But now Northern Irish voters have little appetite for the general election, as Peter Geoghegan reports.
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