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epaselect

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epaselect, a collection of epa's most relevant images based on visual appeal, newsworthiness or both, has been launched to accommodate the picture industry's ever-growing need to find the best pictures fast and efficiently.

 

epaselect-tagged images are automatically pushed to our regular subscribers at two hourly intervals via ftp. The photo selection spans all image categories ranging from economy, business and finance through to human interest, sports, arts, culture and entertainment.

Britain / EU Brexit

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In 2015, British Prime Minister David Cameron fulfilled a Conservative Party General Election manifesto pledge by giving the British people a referendum on whether they wished to remain or leave the European Union (EU). The vote took place after an acrimonious campaign on 23 June 2016 with the result of the poll announced the following day with 51.89 percent of those who voted supported withdrawal and 48.11 percent of those who voted to remain as members of the EU.

The British government notified its intention to leave the EU after Theresa May signed a letter invoking Article 50 on 28 March 2017. Following two years of negotiations with the EU and debates in the British Parliament the country is as divided now as it was before the referendum in 2016.

The postponed EU Withdrawal Agreement vote, or more commonly known as The Meaningful Vote, is due to be held in the House of Commons on 15 January 2019 and facing the prospect of defeat the British government is looking at a possible exit from the EU on 29 March 2019 with no deal and an uncertain future as to its relationship with Europe.

UEFA Champions League

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The UEFA Champions League is football's premier club competition, an annual continental club soccer tournament organised by the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA). The Champions League was introduced in 1992, replacing the European Champion Clubs' Cup, or simply European Cup, which had run since 1955. It is one of the most prestigious tournaments in the world and the most prestigious club competition in European football. 

 

The 2018–19 UEFA Champions League is the 64th season of the club football tournament, and the 27th season since it was renamed. A total of 32 teams play in eight groups of four in the group stage. The group winners and the group runners-up will enter the knockout phase, starting with the round of 16 in February 2019. The 2019 UEFA Champions League Final will be played at the Metropolitano Stadium in Madrid, Spain on 01 June 2019.

The Oscars – 91st Academy Awards

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Since 1929 the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences honours outstanding work in the motion picture industry with an Oscar statuette.This year's Oscars were presented in a ceremony in Los Angeles, California, USA, on 25 February 2019.

'Roma' from Alfonso Cuarón and 'The Favourite' from Yorgos Lanthimos lead the race, with 10 nominations each. The two films will go up against one another in the Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Screenplay categories. Black Panther was the first superhero movie in history to be nominated for Best Picture.