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January 1, 2019 4:05 PM 14 migrants accused of trying to steal French trawler

According to a local prosecutor, the migrants included a mother and her two children and they claimed to have come from Iraq. The suspects include a mother and her two children and they claimed to have come from Iraq, according to prosecutor Pascal Marconville, who spoke to the AFP news service. Police continue to look for two individuals whom they believe 75

December 28, 2018 10:35 AM Diane Abbott admits she would INCREASE boat patrols to assist migrants coming from Calais

LABOUR's Diane Abbott claimed boat patrols may have to be increased to assist migrants crossing the French border from Calais to come to the UK on dangerous boat journeys. The Shadow Home Secretary told BBC Radio 4 Today Programme she would consider increasing boat patrols in British waters to assist migrants once they have the right to go through the asylum 76

December 27, 2018 12:01 AM Thank you for the memories: The Daily Express remembers those we lost in 2018

We remember the big names who passed away in 2018, from the queen of soul to a tickling-stick comic, a US ex-president, an EastEnder and a pizza pioneer. Peter Mayle 78, author of A Year In Provence, January 18. His publisher thought Peter Mayle's account of doing up a 200-year-old property in rural France might sell a few thousand copies. In fact, A Year In Provence 58

December 26, 2018 3:06 PM Macron CRISIS: Wife Brigitte sparks homophobia row as pressure mounts on French president

BRIGITTE Macron sparked outrage amongst gay activists for poising for a photo with a notorious tycoon who is being prosecuted over his controversial homophobic remarks. Mrs Macron, the wife of French President Emmanuel Macron, was blasted after posing for a picture with a Christmas market operator, Marcel Campion, who previously labelled homosexuals 85

December 24, 2018 3:47 PM EU blow as eurosceptic parties JOIN FORCES in time for EU elections

THE EU has been delivered a blow after the third-largest group in the European Parliament joined forces with a French eurosceptic party to help cement its influence after the Brussels elections. Ahead of May’s European Parliament vote, which decides the MEPs for the next five years, new alliances are being formed among Eurosceptics in Brussels.The European 94

December 23, 2018 12:01 AM France descends into chaos as police aim live firearms at Yellow Vest protests

FRENCH police shockingly levelled live firearms at so-called Yellow-Vest demonstrators protesting over Emmanuel Macron’s austerity measures showing just how deeply France is descending into anarchy. The nation was in the grip of a SIXTH Saturday of chaos yesterday as violence erupted around the north of the capital on a so-called ‘Act VI’ Day of rage. Riot police 96

December 21, 2018 5:51 AM Ex-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn rearrested in Japan on new charges

Prosecutors alledge Carlos Ghosn passed on personal investment losses of $16.6m (£13.1m) to Nissan.  Carlos Ghosn can be held for another 10 days in a Tokyo jail after prosecutors alleged he had passed on personal investment losses of $16.6m (£13.1m) to Nissan. Ghosn was arrested a month ago - along with a colleague - as part of an investigation into alleged 82

December 18, 2018 7:37 PM Italy ULTIMATUM: 'Enough is enough!' Salvini's FINAL WARNING to Brussels over budget

MATTEO Salvini sent a stark warning to Brussels claiming to have done all he "had to" to meet the EU halfway on the controversial Italian budget plans expecting now Brussels to show some "common sense". Speaking on Rete4's Quarta Repubblica, Italy's Deputy Prime Minister warned "enough is enough" if Brussels asked the eurosceptic Government to make further 105

December 13, 2018 3:59 PM Two migrants in critical condition after rescue

The boat was discovered by the French navy in the early hours of Thursday. It was around six miles north of Cap Gris-Nez, the part of France that is closest to England. The two migrants were airlifted from the boat with severe hypothermia and taken to hospital in Boulogne, the French coastguard said. Eight others were taken to Calais and their boat was towed 35

December 12, 2018 11:54 AM 'END OF THE EU' Salvini has serious WARNING for Brussels if they accept Macron spending

MATTEO Salvini sent a stern warning to the EU claiming the Brussels bloc would come to an end if the European Commission agreed to Emmanuel Macron's new costly budget whilst sanctioning Italy on the same issue. Speaking to the press on his visit to Israel, the Italian Deputy Prime Minister claimed his Government has come up with a solution to the ongoing 110