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October 13, 2018 12:49 PM Leo Varadkar’s Irish Government on brink of COLLAPSE: Fears as Brexit hits critical point

IRELAND’S government is on the brink of collapse as Brexit talks reach boiling point. Leo Varadkar’s Fine Gael government has been urged to remove a threat to hold a snap election until a final Brexit deal is reached. Main opposition party Fianna Fail's leader Micheal Martin wrote to the Taoiseach Mr Varadkar warning him it would be best both parties 71

October 12, 2018 4:38 PM Brexit bombshell: Barnier proposes Canary Islands model for Irish border

EU CHIEF negotiator Michel Barnier says he has cracked the Irish border issue as he proposes a Canary Islands model for the Northern Ireland border after Brexit. Mr Barnier suggested a proposal similar to arrangements between Spain and the Canary Islands, which involves a control of the goods between the British province and the rest of the country 63

October 11, 2018 8:05 AM DUP MP insists party is not bluffing over threat to vote against Budget over Brexit

A DUP MP says they are not bluffing over their Brexit threat and the government needs to take a "hard look" at their position. DUP leader Arlene Foster is steadfastly against any agreement with the EU that would leave Northern Ireland being treated differently to the rest of the UK. The support of the Unionist party is crucial to Mrs May, who agreed 56

October 10, 2018 4:25 PM 'It was a UK referendum' Remainer Soubry SHUT DOWN by DUP MP on second Brexit vote

DUP MP Sammy Wilson dismantled Anna Soubry's claim the UK deserved a second chance to vote on the final Brexit deal as the Tory Remainer argued it was "especially" fair for Northern Ireland to have a say. Speaking on Sky News, the DUP MP trashed Ms Soubry's argument Northern Ireland voters have consistently expressed their wish to remain in the UK – despite 28

October 5, 2018 8:48 PM 'SORRY!' Diane Abbott suffers ANOTHER on-air GAFFE just minutes into BBC show

LABOUR’S shadow home secretary Diane Abbott suffered an on-air slip up just minutes into her appearance on BBC’s Any Questions? Labour’s Diane Abbott suffered an on-air blunder just moments into her appearance on BBC's Any Questions? as she attempted to clarify Theresa May’s position in her party following the Conservative Party Conference this week. The shadow 44

October 5, 2018 7:24 PM Latvia election: ‘Trojan Horse’ party sends SHIVERS through EU and NATO ahead of vote

LATVIANS are heading to the polls in tomorrow's general elections with a surge in support for an anti-establishment party threatening to send shockwaves through Brussels and Washington. The rise of the populist KPV LV party has spooked the West because its leader Artuss Kaimins, whose popularity soared as he railed against political corruption, has refused 49

October 2, 2018 11:01 AM Don't you get paid enough to do your job? MEP FURIOUS at Juncker for LEAVING Brexit debate

JEAN-CLAUDE Juncker was attacked by a furious MEP who asked if he “doesn’t get pay enough” to attend the European Parliament's plenary session for his whole duration. Laughter and gasps filled the European Parliament in Strasbourg as Luke ‘Ming’ Flanagan, an Irish Independent MEP, bellowed “where are you?”. Mr Flanagan said the president failed to keep the promises 38

October 2, 2018 6:08 AM VIOLENCE in Catalonia as police CLASH with pro-independence protestors one year after vote

VIOLENCE broke out at a protest in Barcelona yesterday when riot police charged in to break up a demonstration marking the first anniversary of the Catalonian independence referendum. Around 180,000 people took to the streets in the region’s capital, hanging ballot boxes and chanting the regional anthem. Police used batons to control the thousands marching 57

September 30, 2018 10:26 AM Queen’s first openly gay footman reportedly demoted due to high public profile

The first openly gay footman to serve Queen Elizabeth II has reportedly quit his job after being demoted from his position because of “courting publicity,” The Sun reported on Sunday. Ollie Roberts, a 21-year-old who has previously served in the Royal Air Force, was recently appointed to the role of personal footman to the monarch, which required him to live on the grounds 185

September 29, 2018 12:01 PM MERKEL UNDER FIRE: German Chancellor sparks FURY after REFUSING to step down as leader

ANGELA Merkel has sparked anger after vowing to stand for re-election as leader of her Christian Democratic Union (CDU) party. The German Chancellor, now in her third term, had been urged to step down from her role in the CDU amid plunging approval ratings. The 64-year-old engaged her critics yesterday after saying she would run for re-election at the party 33