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November 19, 2018 2:01 PM BREXIT SHOCK: Spain poised to SINK May's Brexit deal over Gibraltar

SPAIN has threatened to veto Brexit in a desperate bid to carve out Gibraltar from any future trade deal involving the European Union and United Kingdom. Madrid has used ministers and diplomats to question the Rock’s status in any future trade partnership in an eleventh hour bid to make changes to Theresa May’s controversial withdrawal agreement. Brussels 49

June 24, 2018 8:04 PM Kathmandu commits to workers' rights

Outdoor equipment retailer Kathmandu has committed to protecting workers' rights and improving labour standards in its factories across the globe. The New Zealand-based company has joined the Fair Labour Association, a non-profit alliance of some the world's biggest manufacturers of mass-produced consumer items. The collaboration of universities, civil 53

June 17, 2018 12:55 AM Home Secretary Sajid Javid reveals moped mugging

Home Secretary Sajid Javid has revealed he was a victim of a moped mugging in north London, shortly before he was given his latest Cabinet role. In a Sun on Sunday interview, Mr Javid said he reached for his phone to call a taxi outside Euston station when the thieves rode on to the pavement. They grabbed his phone and zoomed off, he said, leaving him "angry 31

January 20, 2018 10:36 AM Sergi Roberto commits future to Barcelona with new four-and-a-half year deal and £440m release clause

Sergi Roberto has dismissed any speculation of a move away from Barcelona by agreeing a new four-and-a-half year contract at the Nou Camp. Roberto had been linked with a reunion with former manager Pep Guardiola at Manchester City in recent transfer windows but Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde has ensured the youth team graduate has been tied down to a long-term 58

November 15, 2017 5:24 PM Torquay man given suspended prison sentence for possessing firearm while banned

The 27-year-old had pleaded guilty to possessing an air rifle while banned and possessing cannabis A 27-year-old man who admitted possessing a firearm while banned has been told he will go back to prison if he commits any further offence within the next year. People who have been sentenced to at least three months in custody cannot possess a firearm 44

October 8, 2017 3:25 PM The risky move that secured Theresa May's survival

Having the party whips expose Grant Shapp's half-cocked coup has forced more deadly rivals to shy away from Mrs May's detractors. Theresa May's political death is, by definition, a certainty. But it seems it will not come right at this moment, nor will it be at the hands of Grant Shapps. She owes her survival to the effective, if risky, decision to get the party 52

August 26, 2017 9:43 PM Brexit: Labour wants UK to stay in EU single market during transition period

Labour commits to continued UK membership of the EU single market and customs union during a Brexit transition period. The party's shadow Brexit secretary, Sir Keir Starmer, has also not ruled out negotiating the possibility of a new single market and customs arrangement on a permanent basis. Effectively, a Labour government would try to keep Britain 103

August 9, 2017 8:18 AM North Korea reveals Guam attack plan as Trump warns of `fire and fury´

Donald Trump has threatened North Korea with “fire and fury like the world has never seen” after suggestions the reclusive communist state has cleared a final hurdle to being able to strike the United States with a nuclear missile. And Pyongyang fanned the flames further by saying it was examining its operational plans for attacking Guam, a US territory 56

July 20, 2017 3:20 PM Saudi prince arrested after videos show assault, rifle and bottles of whisky

The prince appears to point a rifle at one man and abuses another, while a third clip shows 18 bottles of alcohol. The arrest of the Prince Saud bin Musa'id was ordered by King Salman on Wednesday, according to Saudi police. They said the monarch ordered the arrest to demonstrate that he would punish "any transgression or violation by a person no matter 60

July 20, 2017 8:07 AM REVEALED: How army of UK Brexit negotiators dwarfed EU's team in Brussels meeting

THE UK has deployed an army of negotiators to Brussels for Brexit talks outnumbering the European Union team by more than two-to-one. Brexit minister David Davis is returning to the Belgian capital for talks today with the European Commission’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier, who has a team of 40. The Brexit negotiators of Whitehall officials and civil 46