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December 10, 2018 12:01 AM BREXIT BETRAYAL MARCH: Thousands march through London demanding HARD Brexit

THOUSANDS of anti-EU protesters yesterday marched in a Brexit Betrayal rally led by controversial activist Tommy Robinson at the same time as a rival opposition demonstration took place. Protesters carried banners, signs and flags as they descended on central London for the pro-Brexit rally. UKIP leader Gerard Batten was among crowds of demonstrators 6

December 3, 2018 10:06 AM Cracks in EU: Crunch EU meeting today will FORCE Italy to come to heel

ITALY’S budget is back on the table in Brussels with eurozone’s finance ministers meeting again to discuss national draft budgets for next year. The cash-strapped country’s proposals have already been rejected by the EU because it fails to lower massive public debt but the government then refused to make changes to prevent a disciplinary procedure that could 16

December 2, 2018 9:35 PM Media Bias: Son dives for Spurs but Arsenal prosper

Arsenal beat Spurs 4-2 in the North London derby in which Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was sensational. Both sides scored from the penalty spots. But should the Spurs penalty for a foul on’ Heung-Min Son been given? Let’s look at the match reports for signs of bias. Arsenal FC says “contact looked minimal”. The game turned on “Son’s elaborate fall for the penalty 6

December 2, 2018 8:17 PM 'Europa League 2': Uefa confirms new tournament from 2021

A third European club competition with the working title 'Europa League 2' will be introduced from 2021. One English team will enter the play-offs of the new tournament, while Scottish sides may miss out on Europa League places in a reshuffle. As part of Uefa's 2021-2024 cycle, the Europa League will be halved in size to 32 teams with an extra play-off 8

November 20, 2018 9:42 PM Iran accuses Trump of 'shameful' support for Saudi Arabia in wake of Khashoggi killing

IRAN has branded Donald Trump as “shameful” as they accused the US President of pledging support for Saudi Arabia despite the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in its Istanbul consulate. Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was enraged by Mr Trump’s statement which criticised Tehran in its opening paragraphs. The US President’s statement 12

November 17, 2018 4:53 AM Xi Jinping: US-China trade war will produce no winners

Countries which embrace protectionism are "doomed to failure", China's Xi Jinping has warned in a veiled swipe at the US's America First policy. Mr Xi was speaking at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit, where US-Chinese tensions are likely to be centre stage. US Vice-President Mike Pence later said he was prepared to "more than double" 13

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 13

November 15, 2018 5:13 PM The Welsh town hoping to avoid a 'no-deal' Brexit

Many people in Port Talbot, which is home to a Tata steelworks, are anxious Theresa May's draft Brexit deal will be voted down. It is a town where 13,000 people were once employed at the steelworks. Now, it is less than half that. Despite receiving millions of pounds in EU development money over the years, 52% of people who voted in the referendum opted 14

November 15, 2018 4:40 AM ICC Women's World Twenty20: West Indies & Sri Lanka win in Group A

West Indies defended a total of 107 to leapfrog England at the top of Group A in the Women's World Twenty20. Windies captain Stafanie Taylor took a career-best 4-12 to help bowl South Africa out for 76 in St Lucia. Kycia Knight earlier dragged defending champions West Indies out of trouble - they were 29-4 after 7.1 overs - with a patient 32. South Africa 14

November 14, 2018 9:37 PM Theresa May’s final Brexit deal agreed: All the key points EXPLAINED

Britain can only break free of temporary ties drawn up to stop a hard border in Ireland if Brussels also agrees, it emerged tonight. Theresa May was warned against signing up to a backstop deal that the UK could not walk away from, but the Brexit deal confirms both sides must agree before it can be terminated. The 585-page document was signed off by the Cabinet 31