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December 11, 2018 5:45 AM Newspaper headlines: 'Desperate' May's Brexit rescue mission

The Mail leads with Theresa May's "last-ditch mission to salvage her Brexit deal" hours after avoiding a "humiliating" defeat by deferring the MPs' vote in the Commons. It describes the "shambolic scenes" after Tuesday's vote was ditched just half an hour after Downing Street had confirmed it was going ahead. In a play on the famous remark by Margaret 233

December 10, 2018 7:30 AM European Court of Justice rules UK can unilaterally revoke Article 50 and halt Brexit

The EU’s top court has ruled the UK can revoke Article 50 and halt Brexit without the permission of other member states. A judgement by the European Court of Justice on Monday gives the UK the right to unilaterally withdraw its notification to leave the EU. The ruling by the Luxembourg court comes on the eve of a House of Commons vote on Prime Minister 43

December 10, 2018 6:52 AM Socialists hatch RADICAL plan to TAKE DOWN European populism and enforce ENORMOUS taxes

A RADICAL new blueprint for Europe, spearheaded by former Jeremy Corbyn aide Thomas Piketty, has called for €800billion (roughly £717billion) of levies to challenge the rise of populism across the continent. The left-wing manifesto aims to address division, disillusionment and inequality. The plan has been created in collaboration with several prominent 156

December 8, 2018 3:06 PM Gypsy Girl: Missing mosaic pieces returned to Turkey

Missing fragments of an ancient mosaic known as the Gypsy Girl have been put on display in a museum in Turkey after being returned from the United States. The fragments are being displayed next to the incomplete, almost 2,000-year-old mosaic of a young girl. Her haunting eyes have become a symbol of the southern city of Gaziantep. The missing pieces 52

December 7, 2018 11:45 AM 'Better in a SWIMSUIT!' Italy's Salvini fires back at Pamela Anderson in HEATED clash

ITALY's deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini hit back at Baywatch idol Pamela Anderson after the American actress attacked the Italian leader, warning Europe of a "new form of fascism" taking over amidst growing discontent in member states. The American actress launched a scathing attack against Matteo Salvini though a series of tweets posted on her personal 115

December 7, 2018 12:04 AM STRONG magnitude 6.2 earthquake ROCKS New Caledonia on Ring of Fire off Australian coast

A POWERFUL magnitude 6.2 earthquake has struck close to the French territory of New Caledonia, causing tremors to ricochet across the volatile Ring of Fire region, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). It is where many earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions occur, making it one of the most volatile areas on the planet in terms 41

December 6, 2018 4:12 PM Indiana school banned Gay-Straight Alliance from saying ‘gay’ and ‘LGBT’

A lawsuit has alleged that a Gay-Straight Alliance group at an Indiana school was ordered to change its name and avoid using the terms “gay” and “LGBT+.” The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana filed the lawsuit against Leo Junior/Senior High School in Leo-Cedarville, Indiana, a small town with a population of 3,600. The lawsuit alleges that students 83

December 6, 2018 6:55 AM Norfolk Island EARTHQUAKE: Australia island hit by Magnitude 6 quake on Ring of Fire

A MAGNITUDE 6 earthquake has shaken Australia’s Norfolk Island, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has said - the second to rock the South Pacific Ocean over the past 24 hours. This latest quake hit at a depth of 10km (six miles) about 681km (423 miles) northeast of Norfolk Island. There was no immediate tsunami warning after and no reports of damage 56

December 5, 2018 10:01 AM Mafia raids across Europe target 'Ndrangheta group

The early-morning raids are the culmination of a two-year offensive against the Italian crime group. Police swooped just a day after the alleged "godfather" of the Sicilian mafia was arrested, along with 45 other suspected mobsters. Early-morning raids took place in Italy, the German states of North Rhine-Westphalia and Bavaria, as well as in Belgium 98

December 3, 2018 10:42 PM Michelle Obama net worth: How much is Michelle Obama worth now she's no longer First Lady?

MICHELLE Obama’s memoir Becoming is selling record numbers in the book charts - but how much is the former First Lady worth now? The wife of former United States President Barack Obama, Michelle Obama spent eight years in the White House as First Lady between 2009 and 2017. Since leaving Washington, Michelle, 54, has delivered several addresses focused 60