Monday, May 20, 2019

BREXIT BOMBSHELL: UK to face £36 billion Brexit Bill if no trade deal, warns...

The Chancellor told the Cabinet the UK would not win any legal battle regarding Brexit bill cash.Mr Hammond told the desperate Cabinet ministers...

BREXIT LIVE: ‘Why SHOULD EU allow Brexit delay?’ Verhofstadt rages at extension demand

The European Parliament’s Brexit representative has moved to hold Theresa May to the March 29 deadline and is trying to gather EU support...

Hillary Clinton: Europe must curb immigration to stop rightwing populists

Europe must get a handle on immigration to combat a growing threat from rightwing populists, Hillary Clinton has said, calling on the continent’s...

May SNUBBED again as Merkel and Macron hold private drinking session after EU Council 

The German Chancellor and French President were spotted swilling wine and beer along with Belgian and Luxembourg premiers Charles Michel and Xavier Bettel...

Brexit news: Ministers 'ready to quit Cabinet' claims Grieve

Remainer Mr Grieve then claimed his pro-Brussels faction even has the power to bring down the Government. He lashed out yesterday as Tory...

BREXIT ROW: Theresa May FIRES BACK at Boris Johnson after he quits Cabinet

The Prime Minister said she was "a little surprised" by his decision following their "productive discussions" about Brexit at Chequers on Friday.However, she said...

Brexit No Deal: May just released TWO documents on no-deal planning – both BACK...

The Government has published two highly controversial documents on its no-deal planning. The first document sets out the Government’s plans for the Northern...

Mark Carney tells global banks they cannot ignore climate change dangers

The global financial system faces an existential threat from climate change and must take urgent steps to reform, the governors of the Bank...

Tell us: has talk of abandoning the backstop affected life in Northern Ireland?

Last’s week’s passing of the Brady amendment has allowed the UK government to attempt a renegotiation of the Northern Irish backstop – a...

Never can say goodbye? UK parliament asks EU for Brexit delay

British MPs have voted overwhelmingly to ask the EU to delay Brexit for at least three months. The UK is due to leave...

FRANCE 24's Sarah Morris reports on trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders in Madrid

FRANCE 24's Sarah Morris reports from Madrid on the trial of 12 Catalan separatist leaders. READ SOURCE

Need a last-minute Christmas gift? Share of French castle offered for €51

Looking for an unusual last-minute Christmas gift for the person who has everything? For €51 (£46) anyone can become part-owners of a crumbling medieval...

Protesters damage 'sexist' open-air urinals in Paris

Feminist protestors have begun vandalising the new open-air street urinals in Paris, labelling them sexist and discriminatory. Several of the eco-friendly urinals have been...

Ziggy Bercow and the MPs from Mars rock old hit Erskine May | John...

Days like these, Theresa May must wonder why she bothers. A question many of us have been asking for a couple of years....

Macron pledges to overhaul French welfare state

Emmanuel Macron has promised to overhaul the French welfare state and cut public spending, telling MPs gathered at the Palace of Versailles that...

Theresa May confirms she will not lead Tories into next election

Theresa May confirmed that she will not lead the Conservatives into the next general election as she arrived in Brussels to rescue her...

BBC Newsnight: We shouldn’t be ‘GOING TO WAR’ over burka row, says top author

Speaking to BBC Newsnight, bestseller Ian McEwan told Evan Davis: “I’m almost all burka-ed out, I have to say.”Mr McEwan suggested the current...

EU sanctions Iran over assassination plots

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What caused the Genoa bridge collapse – and the end of an Italian national...

On 14 August last year, the city of Genoa in northwest Italy woke to a strong summer storm. By 11.30am, the rain was...

Andrzej Krauze on the Paris Peace Forum – cartoon

In what was perceived as a criticism of Donald Trump, Emmanuel Macron warned against ‘rising nationalism’ at a gathering of world leaders on...

Brexit talks between Tories and Labour collapse

Labour has pulled out of cross-party Brexit talks, with Jeremy Corbyn writing to Theresa May to say that a lack of progress and...

Brexit: No-deal on 12 April 'most likely' unless MPs back May's deal or alternative,...

So what happens next? Frankly, God knows. We are one day before the date when the UK was supposed to leave the EU,...

Bid to block People's Vote with Article 50 amendment

The amendment should win government backing as Mrs May has always opposed another public vote on EU membership.It would also put Labour into...

Orbán's family values ads mocked for using 'distracted boyfriend' models

It was meant to be a poster extolling the virtues of a strong family. But eagle-eyed Hungarians, or indeed anyone who has used...

Brexit news: Ireland 'riding roughshod' over Good Friday agreement, says David Trimble

Mr Trimble, who is the former leader of the Ulster Unionist Party, has been seen as instrumental in getting the rest of his...

Leo Varadkar REJECTS House of Commons Brexit plot – 'We don't negotiate with YOU!'

The Taoiseach was speaking at a press conference alongside German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who he met in Dublin this afternoon, with Brexit top of...

No-deal Brexit 'would stop British farming exports for six months'

The National Farmers Union has warned of “catastrophic” consequences for the industry if there is no Brexit deal, after being warned by the...

German girls choose to wear the trousers | Letters

Having attended a very traditional Catholic girls’ grammar school which prided itself on strict adherence to its uniform regulations, I was always a...

Brexit white paper in DOUBT as EU diplomat brands it ‘unacceptable’ before crunch talks

Discussions earlier this week between UK officials and Brussels bosses are understood to have been “difficult” as eurocrats accused Britain of “cherry picking”...