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Coronavirus cases could reach 49,000 a day within weeks unless infection rates slow, chief scientific adviser warns

The UK could soon see 49,000 new cases of coronavirus every day unless action is taken to drive down the current rate of infection, the government’s chief scientific adviser has warned. Sir Patrick Vallance told a Downing Street briefing that the number of new COVID-19 cases was doubling roughly every seven days. Live coverage of […]

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Hungary's PM Orban endorses Trump's re-election bid

Viktor Orban said US Democrats built their diplomacy on ‘moral imperialism’ which ‘illiberal’ leaders like him rejected. Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has endorsed Donald Trump’s re-election bid for the US presidency, saying his rival Democrats have forced “moral imperialism” on the world that illiberal leaders like himself reject. “We root for Donald Trump’s victory, […]

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Leaked Treasury documents reveal how dirty money moves through global banking system

Photo: Eduardo Parra/Europa Press via Getty Images Thousands of leaked government documents covering at least $2 trillion worth of transactions reveal how some of the world's biggest banks knowingly moved around the money of oligarchs, terrorists and criminals, with few consequences, according to a massive investigation by BuzzFeed News, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists […]

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Joe Biden SHUT DOWN by US ambassador who ‘stands committed’ to UK amid Boris Brexit plan

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Woody Johnson broke his silence after Democratic presidential nominee Mr Biden issued a warning about the Prime Minister’s controversial Internal Market Bill. Mr Biden, who will take on Mr Trump in the […]

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BBC’s Andrew Marr erupts after Starmer dodges Brexit questions ‘Straight answer, please!’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The BBC’s Andrew Marr blew up at Sir Keir Starmer this morning, demanding some “straight answers” on Brexit. Andrew Marr grilled the Labour leader on questions around fisheries, state aid and yet […]

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Keir Starmer exposes FATAL flaw in Corbyn’s leadership -‘Inevitable you lose the election’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The Labour leader made the admission as he discussed his predecessor Jeremy Corbyn’s crushing defeat in the general election in December last year. Sir Keir unveiled the huge flaws in Mr Corbyn’s […]

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Trump Supporters Disrupt Early Voting in Virginia

A group of Trump supporters waving campaign flags disrupted the second day of early voting in Fairfax, Va., on Saturday, chanting “four more years” as voters entered a polling location and, at one point, forming a line that voters had to walk around outside the site. County election officials eventually were forced to open up […]

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Democrats See a Glimmer of Hope Over Supreme Court Fight in Arizona’s Senate Race

TUCSON, Ariz. — Democrats have almost no power to stop a pre-election vote on President Trump’s nominee to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court, but they see a glimmer of hope in a bank-shot scenario if they capture a Senate seat in Arizona in the November election. If Mark Kelly, the Democratic […]

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Cash Is Flowing Over Confirmation Battle for Supreme Court Vacancy

WASHINGTON — Just hours after Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death was announced on Friday, the leaders of three of the left’s most potent advocacy groups, Demand Justice, Naral Pro-Choice America and Indivisible, were on a call with 1,000 progressive activists and strategists to begin to unfurl a plan they hoped they would not have to […]

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Boris Johnson warned ‘credibility to be left in shreds’ with devastating Brexit failure

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 Ann Widdecombe explained some of her fears surrounding Boris Johnson securing Brexit for Britain. While speaking on the show Brexit Unlocked with host former MEP Martin Daubney and […]