October 23, 2018 1:14 PM Italy's budget rejected by European Commission
The executive arm of the European Union says Italy's budget contains excessive spending for a country where debt is 130% of GDP. On Monday, Italy had said it would stand by its budget and refuse to cut spending, undeterred by its debt reaching 130% of GDP. That level of debt is more than twice the European Union limit of 60% and second only to Greece 5
October 22, 2018 11:20 PM Good Country: The new virtual country with no borders
If you were to create your own country, you might think about a territory, language and passports. Simon Anholt and Madeline Hung have taken a different approach. When they launched the Good Country in September, they ditched notions of national identity and focused instead on the international interest. In the current climate of aggression and competition 5
October 22, 2018 12:56 PM Trump declares national emergency over US-bound migrant caravan
Referring to the caravan from Honduras, the president tweeted: "Sadly, it looks like Mexico's Police and Military are unable to stop the Caravan heading to the Southern Border of the United States. "I have alerted Border patrol and Military that this is a National Emergency." He added that the US would begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing aid" to three 6
October 21, 2018 11:04 PM Battle of Britain II – David Davis THREATENS EU with NO-FLY zone in MILITANT Brexit attack
DAVID Davis has sparked another “Battle of Britain” as he threatens a no-fly zone for EU planes in UK airspace in a shock move. The former-Brexit Secretary is set to adopt an even more militant attitude towards Brussels as he lashed out at Theresa May and called for a change in tactics to a more uncompromising approach in Brexit negotiations. He hit out for Mrs May’s 6
October 21, 2018 10:32 PM World War 3: 'Mankind to face NUCLEAR CHAOS'
RUSSIA has warned the US of retaliation if President Donald Trump withdraws from a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty and claimed the exit would mean “mankind facing full chaos in the nuclear weapons sphere”. He was quoted as telling Interfax news agency: "Washington’s desire to turn back politics cannot be supported. “Not only Russia, but also all who cherish 7
October 20, 2018 12:15 AM Brexit BLUNDER: Macron makes EMBARRASSING mistake over French visas after UK leaves EU
FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron committed a linguistic faux pas on Thursday by accidentally claiming UK visitors would need French visas if there is no-deal Brexit, aides have said. Mr Macron had meant to say UK citizens would not need visas if they wanted to travel to France during a press briefing in which he was speaking in English. Instead of saying 7
October 19, 2018 12:22 PM Kendall Jenner Hits Out At TMZ Over Lack Of Privacy And Is Backed Up By BFF Gigi Hadid
Kendall Jenner has hit out at her lack of privacy on Twitter, dragging news outlet TMZ for apparently leaking her home address to members of the public, also claiming that it’s “putting my life in danger.” The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star retweeted TMZ’s story discussing a stalker ending up by the reality star’s pool, and it seems that the model 8
October 18, 2018 7:46 AM Is your sex problem middle class enough for the Guardian?
Normal people get bored of shagging the same person. You should no longer fancy your partner because you’re obsessed with the attractive watercolours tutor Valentina on your two-week creative retreat in Sardinia. “I’ve always envied my sister’s lesbian relationships but with a demanding new job in arts management I don’t have time for sexual experimentation 8
October 16, 2018 1:28 PM France flooding: Villegailhenc 'like a WAR ZONE'
AT LEAST 11 people have died after flash floods hit southern France over the weekend as the worst hit area of Villegailhenc was described as being "a war zone". Several months’ worth of rain fell in only a few hours over the weekend in Aude, a region in the southwest of France. One river rose by more than eight metres (26ft) in five hours. Nine of the 11 deaths 8
October 15, 2018 4:37 PM OIL CRISIS: US sanctions could spark ‘economic DISASTER for entire world’
US SANCTIONS against Saudi Arabia could spark a worldwide economic disaster, a Saudi media boss has warned, at a time when tensions between the Middle Eastern country and the West have soared over the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Turki Aldakhil, general manager of Saudi Arabia-based broadcaster Al Arabiya, claimed oil prices could 7