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November 21, 2018 8:05 PM Arsenal balls: Nicolas Pepe tops the wish list

Transfer balls: Arsenal are looking to sign a forward in the January transfer window. Danny Welbeck’s ankle injury has ruled him out for a few months at least. Arsenal a little light up front. News is that top of the wanted list is Nicolas Pepe. The Lille winger will cost the Gunners around £27 million, says the Times. The Star, however, has picked up a different 40

November 21, 2018 3:29 PM Macron and Merkel’s dream of ‘European army’ DESTROYED

A DEFENCE expert has dismissed Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron’s plans for a ‘true European army’ stating it will not happen for a “few decades” at least after the leaders called for an increase in protection against external threats. On Monday EU Foreign and Defence ministers had agreed upon joint military operations between countries to develop medium-range 67

November 20, 2018 9:38 PM France rugby team supports Gareth Thomas with rainbow laces

France's national rugby team will wear rainbow laces this weekend in support of Gareth Thomas following his assault. Former Wales captain Thomas, who played at French club Toulouse for three years, was the victim of a homophobic attack last Saturday in Cardiff. French Rugby Federation vice-president Serge Simon tweeted: "Dear Gareth Thomas, all French 41

November 19, 2018 3:58 PM Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn arrested over 'misconduct'

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims of financial misconduct, the carmaker has said. Mr Ghosn, a towering figure in the car industry, will be sacked from the Japanese firm after a board meeting on Thursday, its chief executive said. He has been accused of "significant acts of misconduct", including under-reporting his pay package 49

November 17, 2018 3:46 PM John Bluthal dead: Vicar of Dibley star dies aged 89

JOHN BLUTHAL, who starred in The Vicar of Dibley and ‘Allo ‘Allo!, has died at the age of 89, his agent confirmed. He was best known for his portrayal of the dull but loveable Parish Secretary Frank in The Vicar of Dibley. His character famously insisted on fastidious taking minutes and was single for his whole life, but had a possible child with Owen Newitt’s 43

November 17, 2018 9:37 AM Brexit battle kills democracy as EU’s imperial army wages war

Congratulations Theresa May for stopping Brexit. The big problem for her is that people noticed, chiefly the millions who voted for Brexit and secondly a few of the public servants whose job was to make it happen, notably members of her Cabinet who saw the binary choice on offer and resigned. You are either in the EU or out of it. May’s withdrawal Bill is a deal to stay in. Over 17 million 64

November 16, 2018 2:52 PM EU CIVIL WAR: Netherlands hits back at Macron's EU Army plot

THE NETHERLANDS has rejected the idea of a European army backed by French leader Emmanuel Macron and his German counterpart Angela Merkel. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said joining an EU military force would be a step too far. He said: "The idea of a European Army goes way too far for the Netherlands. NATO is and remains the cornerstone of our defence 92

November 16, 2018 2:28 PM 'I came here to keep his memory alive': Khashoggi supporters defend free speech at symbolic funeral

Friends, colleagues and strangers join to remember journalist Jamal Khashoggi who was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Hundreds of people were there to attend the symbolic funeral of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Fatih Öke, a friend of Mr Khashoggi, said: "After 45 days of waiting, we had to accept the fact that Jamal's body may never 62

November 15, 2018 4:52 PM 'EU speak French NOT English!' Juncker makes bizarre demand before walking off stage

EUROPEAN Commission boss Jean-Claude Juncker appeared to take a pop at the United Kingdom leaving the European Union as he avoided addressing South Africa President Cyril Ramaphose because "French is an official language of the EU more and more." This was in stark contrast to the other senior politicians speaking at the opening of the event, who delivered 50

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 53