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Dominic Raab laughs off Brussels’ latest fisheries demand as UK defies EU pressure

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Dominic Raab dismantled the EU’s latest fisheries offer, claiming that the demand to control 82 percent of Britain’s waters was ridiculous. Speaking to Sophy Ridge on Sky News this morning, the foreign […]

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Brexit ULTIMATUM: ‘No sell out’ to Brussels to get a deal, vows Boris

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. At the beginning of a week which Downing Street sources have described as “the last hurrah” in the talks with the EU, sources close to the Prime Minister have made it clear […]

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In Key States, Republicans Were Critical in Resisting Trump’s Election Narrative

The telephone call would have been laugh-out-loud ridiculous if it had not been so serious. When Tina Barton picked up, she found someone from President Trump’s campaign asking her to sign a letter raising doubts about the results of the election. The election that Ms. Barton as the Republican clerk of the small Michigan city […]

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Jacob Rees-Mogg sparks online fury after House of Commons Leader posts about foreign aid

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The Leader of the House of Commons said the “first duty of the British Government is to its subjects” after Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s decision to slash overseas aid from 0.7 percent to […]

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FURY as EU students could face huge fine if they don’t arrive in Britain in weeks

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The Brexit transition period is set to end on December 31 with or without a deal in place with the European Union. But now EU students risk being fined £800 if they […]

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Claire Fox offers BRILLIANT post-Brexit solution to UK foreign aid row: ‘TRADE not aid!’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Former Brexit Party MEP Claire Fox argued in favour of other solutions to help poorer nations around the world besides foreign aid. While speaking on BBC Question Time, Ms Fox argued there […]

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Manchester lockdown FURY: Andy Burnham hits back at No10’s ‘divide and rule’ Covid tactics

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Greater Manchester, along with Newcastle, Leeds and Birmingham, will enter into strengthened Tier 3 restrictions once the national lockdown ends on December 2, the Government has announced. Mayor of Greater Manchester, Andy […]

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Stock Trades by Senator Perdue Said to Have Prompted Justice Dept. Inquiry

WASHINGTON — Early this year, Senator David Perdue, Republican of Georgia, sold more than $1 million worth of stock in the financial company Cardlytics, where he once served on the board. Six weeks later, its share price tumbled when the company’s founder announced he would step down as chief executive and the firm said its […]

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Biden Pick to Lead Spy Agencies Played Key Role in Drone Strike Program Under Obama

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s pick for the director of national intelligence, Avril D. Haines, is a politically moderate national security professional who is likely to win confirmation in a sharply divided Senate but encounter hard criticisms from the left. The choice of Ms. Haines, who would be the first woman to serve […]

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Brexit: EU thanks Joe Biden for ‘clear support’ amid dispute over UK’s Internal Market Bill

The EU has thanked US president-elect Joe Biden for his “clear support” amid the bloc’s dispute with Britain over Boris Johnson’s controversial Brexit legislation. Brussels launched legal action last month against the prime minister’s Internal Market Bill, which the UK government has admitted could see it breach international law. The legislation seeks to allow ministers […]