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  • Macron says 'door remains open' to UK remaining in EU until talks end

    June 14, 2017 5:38 AM 32

    'Of course the door remains open, always open until the Brexit negotiations come to an end' Mr Macron threw out the olive branch, even amid rising EU anger about the delays to the exit talks – which he said should be “launched as soon as possible”. “Of course the door remains open, always open until the Brexit negotiations come to an end,” the President

  • News Daily: Huge fire at tower block

    June 14, 2017 5:18 AM 11

    Fire rips through tower block - people feared trapped About 200 firefighters are at Grenfell Tower, on the Lancaster West Estate, amid fears the building could collapse. Thirty people are receiving hospital treatment. "It looks very bad, very very bad," said eyewitness Tim Downie. "I've never seen anything like this. It's just such a big fire." Former

  • Jeff Sessions denies secret meeting with Russia envoy

    June 13, 2017 9:08 PM 13

    US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has denied during a Congress hearing having undisclosed meetings with Russian officials at a Washington DC hotel. America's top law official also told the Senate Intelligence Committee any suggestion he colluded with the Kremlin was "an appalling and detestable lie". Mr Sessions also repeatedly refused to answer questions

  • Diane Abbott reveals she has type 2 diabetes

    June 13, 2017 8:20 PM 21

    Diane Abbott has revealed she has Type 2 diabetes and that the condition is what forced her to take a break from the election campaign. The shadow home secretary told the Guardian she was diagnosed with the condition two years ago and it was "out of control" during the campaign, when she gave some faltering performances. She said she was managing the condition

  • Horror as young girl, 6, dies after being raped by two of her own cousins

    June 13, 2017 3:38 PM 13

    A SIX-YEAR-OLD girl has died days after being raped in a horrific sex assault carried out by her two cousins. The youngster was rushed to hospital in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, after being found unconscious in the bedroom of her two cousins, aged 13 and 14. She spent several days in a coma following the attack on June 4, but died at the weekend after suffering

  • Iraq displaced hit by food poisoning in camp near Mosul

    June 13, 2017 11:39 AM 10

    Hundreds of people have fallen ill and a child has died of suspected food poisoning at a camp for displaced people near the Iraqi city of Mosul. People were said to be vomiting and suffering dehydration after an iftar meal, to break the daily Ramadan fast. The Hasansham U2 camp, between Mosul and Irbil, houses people displaced by an Iraqi offensive to capture

  • FALL OF MOSUL: ISIS on brink of destruction as Iraqi and US forces move in

    June 13, 2017 10:40 AM 10

    U.S.-backed Iraqi forces push further into the Islamic State-held western half of Mosul, capturing a damaged bridge which could link up their units on either side of the Tigris river The fall of Mosul would, in effect, mark the end of the Iraqi half of the "caliphate" declared in 2014 over parts of Iraq and Syria by Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

  • Ivanka condemns Donald Trump's 'vicious critics'

    June 13, 2017 4:06 AM 11

    President Trump's daughter Ivanka has criticised "the level of viciousness" her father has been subjected to. In the interview with the Fox and Friends morning TV show, she said that she had been left blindsided by the ferocity of some of the attacks levelled against the president. Her father is under intense scrutiny in the US, including over the Russia

  • 'If we lose so will they' Qatar chief hits back at finance fears over terror dispute

    June 12, 2017 5:20 PM 20

    QATAR will survive the ongoing blockage as its finance chief warned its Gulf neighbours are set to lose out. In a stark warning to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nations, he said: "A lot of people think we're the only ones to lose in this... if we're going to lose a dollar, they will lose a dollar also.” Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt

  • Daily briefing: Macron landslide, ‘dead woman walking,’ lunch with Bernie

    June 12, 2017 5:26 AM 10

    French leader’s party set for clear win in parliamentary elections Sign up to receive FirstFT by email here Many analysts considered it impossible just a few months ago but early results are pointing to a landslide victory for French leader Emmanuel Macron’s fledgling political party in the legislative elections. With all the ballots for the first round