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November 9, 2018 10:35 AM Dominic Raab’s bloody obvious guide to the British Isles

It turns out the large landmass visible from Dover is the sovereign country of France. Fuck me! I’d thought it was Cornwall. You wouldn’t have thought it, but Northern Ireland is physically connected to the Republic of Ireland, which is in the EU. This really complicates things, so maybe we can dig up the entire province and move it to Wales 39

November 9, 2018 8:46 AM UK economy grows 0.6% in third quarter but slowdown seen ahead

Official figures show a pick-up from the hot summer but there are fears the year will end on a more downbeat note. Early official figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) pointed to hot summer weather boosting consumer spending and a good performance from trade. But it said demand took a hit in September as temperatures cooled - with business 80

November 7, 2018 12:44 PM EU SNUB: France takes matters into own hands and starts plans for UK trade post Brexit

THE French Senate last night passed a draft emergency law to prepare for a no-deal Brexit after politicians warned France could not ignore the stark possibility of Britain leaving the EU without a negotiation in place. As such, the measures will help safeguard the interests of French nationals having worked or studied in the UK, by ensuring that their 73

November 7, 2018 12:10 PM Florida midterm elections result: Trump hails VICTORY as Governor Ron DeSantis wins

MIDTERM RESULTS are still being counted across several states, and President Donald Trump has congratulated Governor Ron DeSantis before the official votes have been announced. US residents are waking up to the midterm election results, in what is a big change for US congress. The Democrats have taken control of the House of Representatives, whilst Republicans 100

November 5, 2018 7:24 PM Lamont: US sanctions aimed at regime change in Iran

Lord Lamont, UK trade envoy to Iran, says the US is encouraging "discontent" among Iranians hoping it will lead to regime change. Lord Lamont said the sanctions were aimed at bringing regime change in Iran by encouraging "discontent" among Iranian people. He said claims by US secretary of state Mike Pompeo that the measures would not hit ordinary Iranians 101

November 5, 2018 3:57 AM US-China trade war: Xi Jinping in SLY DIG at Donald Trump during MAJOR conference speech?

CHINA’s President Xi Jinping urged global leaders to resist protectionism and sought to portray his country as a champion of free trade in a speech at China International Import Expo which is seen as a sly dig at US President Donald Trump. Speaking in China’s financial hub Shangai on Monday, Mr Xi advocated for an open and inclusive economy with remarks 72

November 4, 2018 11:29 AM Theresa May makes SECRET DEAL with EU to keep UK in customs union after Brexit

THERESA May has made a secret deal with the EU to keep the whole of the UK in the customs union to avoid a hard border in Ireland it has been claimed, as the Prime Minister battles to seal a Brexit deal with the bloc. Mrs May has secured private concessions from Brussels which would keep Britain in the customs union after Brexit, the Sunday Times reported 54

November 2, 2018 4:42 PM EU risk ‘DESTROYING’ trade with the US as sanctions on Iran edge closer

LEADING economists have warned the European Union faces “destroying” business with the United States if they continue to trade with Iran despite Washington’s impending sanctions. The SPV is hardly promising. European companies know that if they trade with Iran, potential business in the US will be destroyed, because they will be sanctioned there 86

October 31, 2018 8:12 AM Italy budget row: Rome TURNS UP HEAT on EU as GDP stagnates

ITALY’S economy has shown little to no growth this year, with the country’s prime minister warning this is exactly why Italy needs to ignore the European Union’s spending rules and push through its preferred budget. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said he was not surprised that Italy’s GDP stagnated in the third quarter this year and said this justified 71

October 31, 2018 5:43 AM BRUTAL! May defies Prime Ministerial protocol to SNUB Brazil's new far-right president

THERESA MAY snubbed the new far-right Brazilian President by not calling to congratulate him on his successful election on Monday, promising to write a letter instead. Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro, who has been labelled “the Trump of the tropics,” has denied he harbours extreme fascist views and attempted to paint himself as a “Brazilian Churchill 52