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December 9, 2018 1:03 PM BREXIT COMPROMISE? Ireland ‘WILL listen’ to new border proposals

THE IRISH Government is willing to listen to new “proposals and suggestions” on Brexit from Theresa May if Parliament votes down the Prime Minister’s deal on Tuesday - but warned that "listen only means listen". Irish Taoiseach (prime minister) Leo Varadkar, who has supported Mrs May’s deal since she unveiled it in November, remains loyal to Theresa 51

December 8, 2018 8:23 PM ‘I will not LIE DOWN!’ Farage lines up SENSATIONAL return to politics with NEW party

NIGEL Farage could be set for a sensational return to politics after revealing plans to launch a new party so he can fight the 2019 European Parliament elections if Brexit is delayed. The former Ukip leader - who only announced his decision to quit the party on Tuesday - said he was “thinking about vehicles” to contest the election on May 23 if the UK still 60

December 7, 2018 1:25 PM David Coburn, gay Scottish UKIP leader, quits party over far-right shift

David Coburn, the leader of UKIP in Scotland, has quit the party in protest of its shift to the far right. The UKIP Member of the European Parliament for the Scotland, who was one of the pro-Brexit party’s only out gay officials, followed former leaders Nigel Farage and Paul Nuttall in quitting UKIP. In a statement, Coburn condemned the “infiltration 52

December 6, 2018 12:11 PM Barnaby Joyce: Schools should keep right to expel transgender kids

Australia’s former deputy prime minister Barnaby Joyce is facing anger after suggesting faith schools should keep the right to discriminate against transgender children. The former leader of Australia’s Nationals made the comments as the country’s parliament debates plans to eliminate exemptions for faith schools that permit them to discriminate against 53

December 6, 2018 12:57 AM Brexit could be POSTPONED if Theresa May deal rejected

It appears the UK would be unable to quit the customs union arrangement, also known as the backstop, without the consent of key EU figures. Yesterday the Government was forced to release legal advice on its Brexit deal, after being found in contempt of Parliament. The advice confirmed that Northern Ireland would effectively be part of a different customs 50

December 6, 2018 12:01 AM Ouch! Nigel Farage's offers BRUTAL one word piece of advice for Theresa May

NIGEL Farage called on Theresa May to "resign immediately" as he lashed out at the Prime Minister for being the "most dishonest" leader of the UK during his lifetime. Speaking on TalkRADIO, the former Ukip leader claimed Theresa May had delivered "an absolute disgrace" to the UK with her Brexit deal. Mr Farage argued the Prime Minister never believed 39

December 5, 2018 8:31 PM 'Do you feel GUILTY?' Former PM David Cameron QUIZZED over calling EU referendum

DAVID CAMERON was quizzed by a Sky News reporter whether he felt “guilty” for calling the Brexit vote and was also asked what he made of the Prime Minister’s Brexit agreement. Theresa May has stuck by her agreed Brexit deal with the European Union and is fighting to get the agreement through Parliament with the crucial meaningful vote on December 11. Former 66

December 5, 2018 4:13 PM Attorney general's Brexit legal advice: Read the important points

Geoffrey Cox's advice, intended for Theresa May's eyes only, is starker than the advice which was issued to the House of Commons. A summary of the advice offered to the government was given to parliament this week, but MPs found ministers in contempt when they refused to release the full document. After being voted down, the six-page document, a letter 44

December 4, 2018 6:49 PM Brexit REVEALED: How Jacob Rees-Mogg voted WITH Theresa May to fight NO DEAL STITCH-UP

JACOB REES-MOGG voted WITH Theresa May in a desperate attempt to avoid today’s shock Brexit defeat for the Government - because he knew it was the best chance at fighting for a hard, no-deal Brexit. The European Research Group (ERG) chairman, who led a failed charge to depose the Prime Minister ahead of an expected defeat over her Brexit deal, told MPs he would 42

December 3, 2018 9:01 PM 'They can even send a SAINT over' Salvini HITS OUT at EU's bid to THWART key law reform

MATTEO Salvini lashed out against the European Union in the umpteenth warning to Brussels over a key law reform included in Italy's Budget plan already rejected by the European Commission. He said: “We’ll start from getting rid of the Fornero law which is now a reason for living to me. “I don’t know how many times I’ve been in this studio to say it is the wrongest 74