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November 23, 2018 10:02 AM Why would she humiliate Britain like this? Lawyer savages Theresa May’s Brexit deal

THERESA May’s Brexit divorce deal is an “atrocious” agreement which will leave Britain shackled to the EU and its rules indefinitely, and which represents “true vassalage”, barrister Martin Howe has said in a forensic point-by-point demolition of her proposals. Mrs May yesterday claimed “a Brexit deal is within our grasp” after returning from talks with European 65

November 21, 2018 7:50 AM BREXIT LIVE: Theresa May warned bring something NEW back in final talks with EU

THERESA May will travel to Brussels today to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to clinch her Brexit deal – and she’s been warned not to come home empty handed. Mrs May will enter crunch talks with Mr Juncker this afternoon ahead of a specially arranged summit of EU member states on Sunday which will seal the fate of the Prime Minister’s 54

November 20, 2018 10:09 AM BREXIT SHOCK: Spanish PM threatens to BLOCK May's deal

THE Spanish prime minister has threatened to reject the Brexit withdrawal agreement unless the European Union hands Madrid a guaranteed veto over the future of Gibraltar in any trade deal between Britain and Europe. Brexit negotiations between European capitals and the EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier hit a stumbling block over the political declaration 42

November 19, 2018 7:19 PM China US trade war: Former Beijing business chief slams trade war tactics

Long Yongtu, who negotiated China’s entry into the World Trade Organisation, openly criticised his country's tactics and warned it would never get a trade deal. He told an annual conference organised by Caixin, an influential Chinese financial media outlet, it was inappropriate to involve political considerations in trade talks. Mr Long said: “If we have people 102

November 19, 2018 4:23 PM 'No deal, NO MONEY!' Brexiteer businessman claims no deal is only MASSIVE problem for EU

A NO-DEAL Brexit is “no problem” for Britain but could be a “massive problem” for the European Union who needs the UK’s £39billion Brexit bill, Brexiteer businessman and campaigner Richard Tice has warned. Mr Tice, the founder of Brexit campaign group Leave Means Leave, said Britons across the country are desperate to leave the European Union and save billions 40

November 19, 2018 2:01 PM BREXIT SHOCK: Spain poised to SINK May's Brexit deal over Gibraltar

SPAIN has threatened to veto Brexit in a desperate bid to carve out Gibraltar from any future trade deal involving the European Union and United Kingdom. Madrid has used ministers and diplomats to question the Rock’s status in any future trade partnership in an eleventh hour bid to make changes to Theresa May’s controversial withdrawal agreement. Brussels 45

November 19, 2018 1:12 PM Business chief's scathing attack on May's deal sparks JEERS as he tells her to rip it up

A BUSINESS chief was met with jeers and boos when he questioned the economic impact of Theresa May's Brexit deal following her speech at the Confederation of British Industry (CBI). An unidentified business leader delivered a brutal rebuke of Theresa May's draft withdrawal plan for Brexit, stunning a crowd of largely sympathetic business chiefs. The man urged 37

November 19, 2018 10:37 AM World Toilet Day: Many UK workers 'lack decent facilities'

Tens of thousands of UK workers do not have access to decent toilets, Britain's biggest trade union has said. According to Unite, workers in one small bank branch were encouraged to use a bucket in a neighbouring room. And other examples included bus drivers not being given a break for five hours and a construction worker who said the women's toilets 48

November 17, 2018 5:24 PM Flu jabs shortage: Tens of thousands vulnerable people are missing out

FLU jabs are still not available on the NHS for tens of thousands who need them, a survey claims. This year's main version of the jab, adjuvanted trivalent vaccine (aTIV), is heralded as the best protection yet. The flu vaccine is available on the NHS to everyone over 65, pregnant women and those with related medical conditions. But aTIV - trade name FLUAD 34

November 17, 2018 9:37 AM Brexit battle kills democracy as EU’s imperial army wages war

Congratulations Theresa May for stopping Brexit. The big problem for her is that people noticed, chiefly the millions who voted for Brexit and secondly a few of the public servants whose job was to make it happen, notably members of her Cabinet who saw the binary choice on offer and resigned. You are either in the EU or out of it. May’s withdrawal Bill is a deal to stay in. Over 17 million 70