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January 16, 2019 1:13 AM Labour hatches 2nd referendum plot after Theresa May HUMILIATED by worst defeat in HISTORY

AN ESTIMATED 100 Labour MPs are poised to stage a Brexit rebellion of their own by plotting for a second referendum, according to reports. As Theresa May begins the process of trying to find another way through Brexit, up to 100 Labour MPs will “pivot” to a second referendum today, Sky News has claimed. The move will ratchet up pressure on Jeremy Corbyn 93

January 11, 2019 5:28 PM END OF EU: European project 'will NOT survive'

THE EUROPEAN Union “will not survive as it is” and will eventually be ripped apart by deep divisions over immigration, multiculturalism and the future of the EU project, a political analyst has warned. Irreconcilable differences over these issues will provide the catalyst for a major shakeup in Brussels as voters in member states begin to back “anti-migration 26

January 9, 2019 10:04 PM Lewis Hamilton Instagram: ‘Press the reset button’ F1 star urges during break from racing

LEWIS HAMILTON, who is a five-time Formula One world champion, has told fans he has pressed the “reset button" in a recent Instagram post. Lewis Hamilton, 34, posted a snap of himself as he modelled Puma’s fitness collection. Taking to Instagram last week, he captioned the post: “2019, a new start. “A chance to press the reset button and go even harder 24

January 9, 2019 2:44 PM Macron MUST ‘LISTEN’ French humiliation as GERMANY makes shock yellow vests intervention

SENIOR German conservative Manfred Weber has urged French President Emmanuel Macron to “listen” to anti-establishment protesters, stressing that European citizens should play a key role in shaping government policy. The yellow vest crisis – which started as a protest against fuel tax hikes and morphed into an anti-Macron rebellion – could mark a shift 22

January 7, 2019 6:49 AM US warship confronts China for 'EXCESSIVE maritime claims' in South China Sea

A US warship sailed through the South China Sea earlier today to challenge China’s “excessive maritime challenge”, officials have confirmed. Guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell patrolled near the Parcel Islands challenging China’s claim to the region. The Parcel Islands have been controlled by China since its forces seized them from Vietnam in 1974. Both Vietnam 17

January 6, 2019 4:03 PM World War 3: Iran and Russia join forces for joint war games in Caspian Sea

IRAN and Russia are preparing to hold joint naval exercises in the Caspian Sea for “peace and stability”, says the commander of the Iranian navy. Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi has been quoted by semi-official news agency Mehr as saying the two countries are planning “war games” that will be implemented in the “near future”. Iran and Russia have held several 22

January 6, 2019 6:16 AM ISIS attack: Two British special forces soldiers ‘seriously injured’

TWO British special forces soldiers have been seriously injured in an Islamic State (ISIS) attack in Syria. The soldiers were attacked in Deir al-Zour, the BBC reports, while other media said the incident took place in Al-Shafah, a town near Syria’s border with Iraq. The two soldiers have been airlifted to hospital by a US helicopter. It is believed 20

January 6, 2019 3:52 AM Pentagon chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigns

Department of Defence chief of staff Kevin Sweeney has resigned, a month after the Defence Secretary James Mattis announced his departure. He is now the third senior Pentagon official to announce his resignation after President Donald Trump said US forces would leave Syria. Rear Adm Sweeney held his post for two years from January 2017, and called it "an honour 16

January 5, 2019 10:56 PM Two British soldiers injured in Islamic State attack in Syria

Two British special forces soldiers have been seriously injured in an Islamic State attack in Syria, the BBC understands. British special forces are believed to be operating in Syria but the Ministry of Defence would not confirm this. Social media reports said the two British soldiers were attacked by a missile near the town of Deir al-Zour. They were reportedly 17

January 2, 2019 11:36 PM Military withdraws anti-drone equipment deployed at Gatwick following pre-Christmas chaos

More than 140,000 people had their travel plans disrupted after multiple drone sightings at the airport. The Army was called in to try to protect the airport after more than 1,000 flights were affected by multiple drone sightings between 19 and 21 December. A Ministry of Defence spokesman confirmed that military hardware had been withdrawn from Gatwick 15