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November 19, 2018 2:28 AM ‘I would give myself A+’ Donald Trump praises his performance following midterm elections

DONALD TRUMP gave himself an A+ grade for his performance as President during an interview which aired on Sunday, claiming he was the reason for the Republicans’ success in the Senate during the midterm elections. While speaking about the crunch elections, Trump branded the results as another “historic” moment for the Republican party and bragged about 7

November 15, 2018 5:12 PM 'Sorry!' Remainer Minister caught out by BBC host INVENTING Brexit stat live on-air

JUSTICE MINISTER Rory Stewart apologised after he made up a Brexit stat live on-air claiming 80 percent of the British public supported the Prime Minister's Brexit agreement. Prime Minister Theresa May suffered a series of resignations from her Government on Thursday as she defended her draft Brexit agreement with the European Union. Former Brexit Secretary 15

November 14, 2018 4:38 PM Donald Trump’s attack on Macron’s EU Army plans to FUEL French President:‘show some guts!'

DONALD Trump’s mockery of Emmanuel Macron should be all the more reason the French President should make his EU Army plans a reality, French finance minister Bruno Le Maire said. He said: “When we read this tweet, it’s an extra incentive to press ahead with Emmanuel Macron’s EU army proposal. “The question today isn’t so much ‘what do we respond to Donald 11

November 12, 2018 2:02 AM US economic CRISIS: US will spend more on debt than the MILITARY by 2023, report reveals

THE US will spend more on interest payments for its colossal debt than the military by 2023, according to shocking new figures, raising questions about the long-term stability of the American economy. The worrying figures were released by the Congressional Budget Office which tracks spending by the US government. Last year the US spent $263billion (£203billion) 11

November 9, 2018 8:46 AM UK economy grows 0.6% in third quarter but slowdown seen ahead

Official figures show a pick-up from the hot summer but there are fears the year will end on a more downbeat note. Early official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) pointed to hot summer weather boosting consumer spending and a good performance from trade. But it said demand took a hit in September as temperatures cooled - with business 11

November 8, 2018 4:55 PM That's a new one! Brussels blames BAD WEATHER and Brexit for GLOOMY UK financial forecast

EUROPEAN Union finance chief Pierre Moscovici has blamed Brexit and bad weather for the bloc’s latest gloomy growth figures which show Britain as Europe’s sluggish economy. The European Commission’s latest doom mongering economic forecast predicts the United Kingdom will be the EU’s slowest growing economy over the next two years. The powerful Brussels 20

November 7, 2018 11:40 AM Should there be a tax on red meat?

A "meat tax" could prevent almost 6,000 deaths per year in the UK, according to researchers, but should politicians be telling people what they can and can't eat? Scientists at the University of Oxford say governments should consider imposing price hikes on red meat - such as beef, lamb and pork - to reduce consumption. They say it would save lives and more than £700m in UK healthcare 11

November 7, 2018 9:16 AM Meat tax could save thousands of lives and slash healthcare costs

Although the tax would push up the price of burgers, sausages and mince, scientists are calling on governments to consider it. A study has found meat taxes could save an estimated 220,000 lives globally by 2020 and reduce healthcare costs by £30.7bn. Consumption of red meat such as beef, lamb and pork has been linked to an increased risk of heart disease 9

November 7, 2018 1:38 AM Democrats set to GAIN House seat in Florida

THE DEMOCRATS have picked up a seat in Florida in the Miami-area 27th district with former health and human services secretary Donna Shalala finishing ahead of Republican Cuban-American and former journalist Maria Elvira Salazar, it has been projected. House Majority PAC Executive Director Charlie Kelly said: “Donna Shalala has a distinguished record 8

November 6, 2018 8:12 AM World War 3: Turkey tells US it is playing ‘DANGEROUS’ game with Iran sanctions

TURKEY has warned the US it is playing a "dangerous" game to slap more sanctions on Iran, in comments that are likely to stoke World War 3 fears. Ankara's foreign minister said it was dangerous to isolate Tehran and unfair to punish the country's people. Mevlut Cavusoglu said:"We do not believe any result can be reached with sanctions. I think meaningful 8