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December 3, 2018 7:58 AM Spain: Far right wins seats in Andalusia election for first time since Franco

The Vox party, which opposes illegal immigration and Catalan independence, won 12 seats in the Andalusia parliamentary elections. Vox, which opposes illegal immigration and Catalan independence, won 12 seats in the Andalusia parliamentary elections, bringing an end to three decades of socialist rule in the southern Spanish region. The party had been predicted 80

December 1, 2018 12:01 AM Switzerland could unilaterally CANCEL free movement after PUSH-BACK to EU demands

SWITZERLAND will vote on a referendum that if passed would unilaterally cancel free movement between their country and the EU unless a waiver is agreed upon within a year. The EU has insisted that their citizens be allowed to work and live freely in the non-EU Switzerland in exchange for Swiss access to the single market. However, the Swiss People’s 77

November 26, 2018 6:52 AM Backup Brexit! Ministers plot new deal behind PM's back

CABINET Ministers Michael Gove and Amber Rudd are thought to be plotting an alternative Brexit plan with Labour MPs which would controversially allow free movement to continue, if the deal reached by Theresa May is rejected by Parliament. This means the UK would not regain full control over its immigration policy unless an opt-out could be negotiated 38

November 25, 2018 9:14 AM Swiss vote on going it alone in sovereignty referendum

The Swiss love their referendums, but a proposal being put to voters about Swiss sovereignty on Sunday morning has upset almost the whole of the political spectrum and could affect Swiss relations with the EU and even the United Nations. The main proposal calls for Swiss law to take precedence over international law and treaties. For supporters like Aliki 58

November 23, 2018 11:15 AM British brothers arrested in Thailand over suspected drug trafficking

Joseph and Gregory Mulhare were detained during an armed raid by immigration officers on their hotel room in Chonburi. Joseph and Gregory Mulhare from the Wirral, Merseyside, were detained during an armed raid by immigration officers on their hotel room in the eastern province of Chonburi. A photograph of Joseph, 43, and Gregory, 38, was released by authorities 46

November 22, 2018 12:36 PM 14 suspected migrants rescued from dinghies off Kent coast

Two dinghies are spotted off the British coast each carrying seven people suspected of trying to enter the country illegally. The first dinghy was seen at 3.30am on Thursday and the second appeared about five hours later. Each one carried seven people, although it is unclear whether there were any children among them. Kent Police said immigration enforcement 37

November 16, 2018 2:58 PM Brexit: What do Theresa May’s Tory enemies object to in the deal?

Theresa May's draft Brexit agreement has left some of her fellow Conservative MPs seething. There's a broad range of objection, but these are some of their key complaints. For the Brexit faithful, it all comes down to control. Esther McVey, one of two senior members of the UK government to quit because of the proposed deal, did so because it fails to "regain 78

November 16, 2018 5:57 AM Rohingya crisis: Police in Myanmar arrest more than 100 people on boat

The arrests come after the first day of repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar ended in failure. The arrests in Yangon, the country's largest city, have sparked fears of a fresh wave of dangerous voyages following a crackdown on smugglers three years ago. The vessel had been carrying 106 individuals and was stopped 20 miles 50

November 8, 2018 5:54 PM BREXIT BOOST: Demand for language tutoring SOARS as UK gears up for the global market

BREXIT has led to a boost in demand for private language classes, with an increasing number of Britons seeking to learn another language as Britain prepares to forge new trading relationship around the world. Brexit has created profitable opportunities for language tutors, who saw their number of customers spiking in the last two years. As UK negotiators 55

November 7, 2018 6:58 AM Midterm elections results LIVE: Trump hails Senate win but loses 26 seats in House -latest

THE Midterm elections 2018 have seen Democrats take control of the House of Represenatives, while Donald Trump's Republican Party held and expanded their majority in the Senate. Democrats rode a wave of dissatisfaction with President Donald Trump to win control of the US House of Representatives, giving them the opportunity to block the US leader's agenda 84