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August 9, 2018 11:01 PM Remainers could be FORGETTING a vital problem with new anti-Brexit party, says professor

A NEW anti-Brexit political party bringing together “disgruntled” Remainer politicians could struggle to appeal to the masses because “there isn’t a great deal of agreement between these parties”, insisted politics professor Wyn Grant. Professor Wyn Grant from the University of Warwick questioned whether there would be anything to unite politicians in a potential 49

August 5, 2018 4:52 AM David Cameron ATTACKS former ally in SHOCK Brexit outburst

FORMER Prime Minister David Cameron has told friends leading Brexiteer and current Environment Secretary, Michael Gove, is a “lunatic” who he blames for his defeat in the 2016 Brexit referendum, it has been claimed. A friend of Mr Cameron said: “He was saying Michael Gove was a lunatic. “He said he had not realised quite how mad he was until that whole 47

August 4, 2018 2:48 PM 'I like Mike': Donald Trump insults NBA star LeBron James over his intelligence

The president ramps up his feud with Lebron James following claims he had used sports to "divide" the US. In an interview with CNN, James said he thought the president had used sports to "divide" the US, adding it was something he "can't relate to". In an angry response, the US president tweeted: "Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television 50

August 1, 2018 8:19 PM Saudi Arabia map and time zone: Where is Saudi Arabia? What continent and time zone?

SAUDI Arabia is home to Mecca - where many Muslims will undertake pilgrimage for Eid al Adha, one of the most important holidays in the Islamic calendar, later this month. Muslims around the world will celebrate Eid al Adha – but where is Saudi Arabia? Saudi Arabia is set to take centre stage as Eid al-Adha – also know as the festival of sacrifice – approaches 74

July 24, 2018 9:40 AM Daily Politics highlights: Neil, Sampson, Anand and Coburn

There have been around 2,700 editions of the Daily Politics over the last 15 years, with Andrew Neil presenting for all that time. His co-presenters have included Daisy Sampson, Jenny Scott, Anita Anand and Jo Coburn - with Giles Dilnot, Adam Fleming, Ellie Price, Elizabeth Glinka and Laura Kuenssberg among the team's reporters. Here's a look back at some of the highlights 26

July 24, 2018 12:56 AM The REAL reason Margaret Thatcher managed on only four hours sleep a day REVEALED

MARGARET Thatcher managed to survive on a paltry four hours sleep a night, which is four hours less than the recommended daily amount, but it has now been revealed just how she managed. Documents released by the National Archives in Kew have revealed just how the Iron Lady got through the day, and it is thanks to her Jaguar Daimler car. But aides were so worried 36

July 22, 2018 11:33 PM EU warns Brexit talks CANNOT be extended unless there is ANOTHER referendum

THE UK cannot extend article 50 negotiations and stop a no deal Brexit unless there is a major shift in British politics through a second referendum or general election, senior diplomats and European Commission officials have said. EU sources say the European chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has repeatedly warned the “clock is ticking” but it is not lack of time that stands 33

July 16, 2018 7:24 PM Russian charged with infiltrating US political groups under Kremlin direction

Russian citizen Maria Butina, 29, has been charged with acting as an agent of Russia inside the United States. Maria Butina, 29, a Russian citizen was arrested on 15 July 2018 in Washington DC, where she lives. The US Department of Justice said in a statement: "According to the affidavit in support of the complaint, from as early as 2015 and continuing 37

July 16, 2018 9:44 AM Amesbury novichok victim's brother says nerve agent was 'found in perfume bottle'

Charlie Rowley, who is recovering in hospital, is said to have told his sibling he picked up the container before falling ill. Matthew Rowley said his brother Charlie, who is conscious but seriously ill after he was exposed to the poison, told him he picked up the container. Salisbury MP John Glen told BBC radio the couple may have come into contact 46

July 12, 2018 2:58 PM BBC axes Daily Politics show as part of changes to political output

BBC show Daily Politics is being scrapped to make way for a new programme. The move was announced as part of changes to the broadcaster’s political and parliamentary output. Daily Politics, on BBC2, which first aired in 2003, will be replaced by Politics Live, which will air from Monday to Friday. The new programme will be presented four days a week by Jo Coburn 82