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September 29, 2018 2:57 AM John Major: Leadership threats against PM are unacceptable

Taunts being made against Theresa May and "routine attacks" on her leadership by some Tory MPs are "completely unacceptable", Sir John Major has said. The ex-PM called those challenging Mrs May "inexperienced", adding that he felt "even more closely drawn" to her when he looked at the alternatives. Speaking in South Shields, he also made the case for another 34

September 27, 2018 2:41 PM 'A referendum is IMPOSSIBLE!' Varoufakis reveals EXACTLY why second Brexit vote a no-go

FORMER Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis rubbished calls for a second Brexit referendum claiming it would be "impossible" to ask Britons to vote on all the options available. The Greek economist dismissed calls for a second Brexit referendum claiming a fresh vote could prove "poisonous" for British democracy. Mr Varoufakis argued in addition to being 31

September 26, 2018 3:33 PM Scotty T Has Returned To Geordie Shore So Let's Relive His Classic Turbo Moments

If you didn't know (who are you and have you been living under a rock?), Scotty T is BACK for his return on series 18 of Geordie Shore. Yep, and if you thought it couldn't get any better... he's actually the Geordie gang's new boss. Yep, so to prepare you for all the mortal madness that awaits, we've gathered together ALL of Scotty T's most ICONIC moments 55

September 19, 2018 5:43 AM Labour has been captured by ‘middle-class REVOLUTIONARIES’

THE LABOUR Party has been taken over by “middle-class revolutionaries’ who are using Party as a “cloak” to legitimise their radical politics, former Home Secretary Alan Johnson has claimed in a stark warning. He added, referring to the problems Labour has had with the far-left since its creation: “All the different flavours of the far-left are in there 35

September 18, 2018 9:00 PM Verhofstadt claims EU citizens are not 'so STUPID' to leave the Brussels club after Brexit

GUY VERHOFSTADT has claimed European Union citizens are not “so stupid” to vote for a movement like Brexit after seeing Britain’s divorce negotiation with Brussels. The European Union’s Brexit coordinator, Guy Verhofstadt, has claimed Brexit has helped European Union citizens understand the “benefits” of the Brussels club. Speaking on Euronews’ Raw Politics 31

September 14, 2018 10:59 AM Gina Miller rules out running for Liberal Democrat leadership with warning against a new political party

The woman who ensured MPs had the power to trigger Article 50 launches a new campaign to publish "unspun facts" about Brexit. The businesswoman and Remain campaigner insisted neither she nor the party had discussed the idea of her replacing Sir Vince Cable. Asked by Sky News if she would run when he steps down, Ms Miller said: "No I wouldn't. "I have much more to do both in my work of transparency 186

September 12, 2018 12:58 AM Hurricane Florence: South Carolina gubernatorial candidate CALLED up for active duty

SOUTH Carolina’s Democratic Party candidate for governor was deployed on active duty with the SC National Guard unit on Monday as Hurricane Florence approaches, which is threatening to cause extensive damage to the east coast of the United States. Evacuation orders for more than one million people are currently in effect, with the National Hurricane 38

September 11, 2018 12:15 PM MACRON’S NIGHTMARE: French leader’s popularity at home tumbles to NEW LOW

FRENCH President Emmanuel Macron’s popularity has hit a new low following his controversial plans to overhaul the welfare state and failure to make good on a promise to bring higher ethical standards to politics. The young leader’s tactless handling of a scandal involving his top bodyguard also dented his credibility with voters, throwing into doubt 58

September 10, 2018 12:03 PM UK businesses 'bordering on DESPAIR' over Brexit 'SOAP OPERA' says top business chief

A LEADING business chief has made a damning assessment of Brexit negotiations, claiming that business leaders felt “frustration bordering on despair” over the fractious talks. Confederation of British Industry (CBI) chief Carolyn Fairbairn made the comments as she discussed the effect of ongoing Brexit negotiations on UK business to the BBC’s John Pienaar 50

September 9, 2018 5:54 PM Brexit racist? UK is Europe's ‘ONLY member’ not to have anti-immigrant party in parliament

BRITAIN has the most positive view of immigration in the European Union despite claims on the Continent that the Brexit vote was fuelled by racism and xenophobia, Dan Hannan has declared. Much of the bloc now sees the UK as “intolerant, introverted and unwelcoming” to Europeans - but in fact the opposite is true, the leading Brexiteer said. Mr Hannan 41