Falling in love in London could become a very big problem for an Aussie expat

THE EXPAT MIND: If you fall in love with someone from overseas and the relationship becomes serious, it may create a real dilemma about your future. Why and what should you do about it?

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Lose yourself in Yorkshire’s eye-popping ‘Sculpture Triangle’

A clever marketing concept, the ‘Sculpture Triangle’ is also the perfect excuse to head up north to visit the UK’s largest county on a weekend break with a cultural bent.

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Rise of ‘anti-politics’ produces surprise result in the UK election – and it’s playing a role in Australia, too

OPINION & ANALYSIS: Not only must Australia’s leaders manage competing ideologies in their parties and span diverging nations, they must also respond to a volatile electorate that is decidedly “anti-politics”.

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Half of UK employers unprepared for Brexit immigration changes

“There’s a stark gap between what businesses want and expect from our post-Brexit immigration system and what the government has pledged to deliver,” says analyst.

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UK election delivers shock hung parliament – Twitter reacts

OPINION & ANALYSIS: Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party make unexpected gains across the country, while Conservative prime minister Theresa May hangs on to Number 10 by a thread after a night of surprises and a few red faces in dear old Blighty.

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Conservatives no longer a shoo-in as UK voters head to the polls

OPINION & ANALYSIS: The volatility in recent voting behaviour means that this election is still more unpredictable than in the good old days of stable allegiances, values and attitudes.

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Sara Zelenak confirmed as second Australian killed in London Bridge terror attack

Worst fears confirmed by the mother of the Aussie au pair who had been missing following Saturday’s terror attack. “This is the last thing that anybody expects to happen to their children in London,” says prime minister.

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UK Election: How will the result affect the British pound?

The impromptu election was expected to be a simple win for Theresa May and the Conservatives, but nothing has gone to plan. The effect on the pound could be substantive, with volatility correlating to recent polling results and sensational international politics.

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Top tips for a smooth UK visa application

Do you need to know how you can ensure a smooth application for a new visa to live and work in the United Kingdom?

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Australia’s involvement in an ‘Anglosphere’ is the delusion of a golden age that never existed

OPINION & ANALYSIS: The weird and wonderful concept of the Anglosphere is gaining a surprising salience in public debates as Britain faces up to its post-Brexit, post-Europe future.

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22 dead and 59 injured in suicide terror attack on Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

Police confirm the blast at Manchester Arena on Monday night was a terrorism incident. It is believed the attack was carried out by a lone suicide bomber.

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VIDEO: Ariana Grande fans flee explosion at Manchester Arena. Multiple deaths confirmed in suspected terror attack

WATCH: Terrified teenagers flee Manchester Arena following blast in suspected terrorist attack.

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UK considers ‘barista visa’ to stave off post-Brexit hospitality staff panic

The so-called ‘barista visa’ is dividing opinion, but it’s pretty clear that the UK will have a big gap to fill in the labour market if it ends EU freedom of movement.

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Countryside delights and seaside rambles: six great day trips and weekend escapes from London

Some quintessentially English options within easy reach of London for a day’s adventure or weekend away.

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Theresa May to take UK to the polls again in snap election surprise

The British prime minister announced on Tuesday that she intends to take the United Kingdom to a general election on 8 June, three years early.

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