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August 14, 2018 11:59 PM Canada to face 'SIGNIFICANT’ hospital staff shortages amid ongoing Saudi diplomatic row

HOSPITALS in Canada are struggling to address the “significant” staffing shortages that will hit them at the end of the month as hundreds of Saudi Arabian medical students are ordered to leave the country. Canada and Saudi Arabia are currently embroiled in a major diplomatic spat which has seen Saudi Arabia withdraw its Ambassador, freeze all new trade 9

August 13, 2018 9:27 AM EU bureaucrats are 'petrified' of Brexit Britain 'thriving' after leaving

A BREXIT supporting economist has claimed European Union chiefs are “petrified” of Britain walking away from the Brussels bloc and “thriving”. Liam Halligan, economist and co-author of Clean Brexit, has claimed Brussels bosses are “petrified” of Britain making Brexit a success. Mr Halligan admitted that a free trade agreement would be better for Britain 7

August 12, 2018 3:18 PM Russia SHUNS US dollar for trade as it joins Turkey in protest against Trump

RUSSIA has announced it will shun the US dollar for trade as the nation joined forces with Turkey in protest of punishing sanctions hiked by Donald Trump. Moscow declared it will decrease its holdings of US assets in retaliation against crippling tariffs imposed by US President Mr Trump on Russia and Turkey. Chillingly, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev 15

August 11, 2018 8:18 PM 'UNACCEPTABLE' French FURY over EU plan to EXCLUDE French ports in post-Brexit trade route

FRANCE is on collision course with the European Commission after it excluded French ports as part of its plans for a new shipping route linking Ireland with the bloc post-Brexit. French Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne blasted the move, which could prevent France from accessing billions of euros in an EU grant, as "not acceptable". In a strongly-worded 31

August 11, 2018 9:46 AM Iran threatens Trump with WORLD WAR 3 as it vows solidarity with Turkey over lira

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif warned Mr Trump that the “entire world would unite” and use “force” the US to scrap fresh sanctions imposed as a result of a spat over a detained American pastor and Turkey’s defiance to buy oil from Iran. Mr Zarif - in true Trump fashion - took to Twitter to condemn the new sanctions in a chilling threat. He said: “Trump's 13

August 10, 2018 7:23 AM Man 'lay dead in tent for a year' near Weston-super-Mare

A man lay dead in a tent for up to a year before being found, police have revealed. The body was discovered near Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, on 15 August last year, but efforts to trace his next-of-kin have been unsuccessful. PC Andy Henderson said: "This is a really sad case of a man who appears to have been sleeping rough and whose death seems to have gone unreported 11

August 9, 2018 4:05 AM Burger van man struggling after being kicked out of his spot of 22 years

Three months ago, the council gave him a new location at the top of Wilson Avenue, just by the by the crossing to Warren Road. Because of the comparatively isolated spot, his previous customers have been using social media tell people about the veteran burger flipper’s new site in an attempt to entice old and new customers to the van. He said: “Obviously 8

August 8, 2018 6:50 AM New customs proposal to stop Kent rail network standstill after Brexit

New customs areas for railways would stop Kent's rail network coming to a standstill post Brexit, according to a report by rail chiefs. It is claimed the UK would secure £1.7 billion of economic benefits each year under proposals outlined by the Rail Delivery Group, a body which includes leaders from all the country's passenger and freight train companies 9

August 8, 2018 4:54 AM Iran news: Trump could be FORCED to reconsider Iran sanctions if Europe ‘has backbone’

THE US might be forced to reconsider its trade sanctions policies if Europe can hold its nerve in response to President Donald Trump as he comes down hard on Iran amid trade war fears, a former US politician has stated. Yesterday, President Trump warned that any countries trading with Iran will “not be doing business with the United States” after trade 14

August 7, 2018 5:19 PM RUNNING SCARED: EU officials hold SECRET MEETING on Trump trade war

DONALD Trump’s economic rivals have held a secret meeting in Geneva where they discussed their planned response to US tariffs introduced in the ongoing trade war. The meeting in Geneva was attended by representatives from the EU, Canada, Japan, Mexico and South Korea, with a response to car tariffs high on the agenda and the prospect of launching a lawsuit 10