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Brussels keeps national budget rules relaxed –allowing EU states to run up monstrous debts

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. In March, the European Commission relaxed its restrictions on national budgets to allow governments to spend their way out of the crisis. Eurocrats agreed to let countries ignore their obligations to work […]

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Donald Trump walks off and cuts interview short after grilling on bypassing Congress VIDEO

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The US President was repeatedly questioned on his decision and if he will hold further talks with the Democrats after they broke down. President Trump walked off the stage during the  press […]

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Belarus election results 2020: Who is the winner amid an election marred in scandal?

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Belarusians are voting on whether to grant their authoritarian president a sixth term in office today. The election pitted President Alexander Lukashenko against a former teacher who emerged from obscurity to lead the […]

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South China Sea: Beijing builds underwater ‘surveillance network’ to keep tabs on rivals

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Beijing has built a system known as the “Blue Ocean Information Network”, according to research from the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative. Express.co.uk understands the new system consists of platforms with sonar systems and […]

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Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson’s trade deal will look like ‘clean no deal Brexit’ on Jan 1

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Political analysts say Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s proposed Brexit trade deal is not going to be any different from the UK leaving the EU without a deal. Sam Lowe, a senior research […]

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North Korea explosion: Multiple deaths after gas leak causes huge fireball to erupt- WATCH

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. A gas leak in a Hyesan house was blamed for a series of explosions that left nine North Koreans dead, and at least 30 injured on Tuesday. Two more are in critical […]

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Egypt’s forgotten city: ‘World’s first zoo’ unearthed in incredible 6,000-year-old find

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Hierakonpolis was the religious and political capital of Upper Egypt at the end of the prehistoric era, between 3200BC and 2686BC, but the first settlement of this forgotten city may date back […]

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Germany second wave horror: Merkel faces growing pressure over ‘very concerning’ spike

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. As of yesterday, there were 879 new cases of COVID-19 in Germany and eight new deaths, according to Germany’s infection disease agency the Robert Koch Institute. This brings the total number of […]

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Germany coronavirus panic: Top doctors CONFIRM ‘second wave of rising COVID infections’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Susanne Johna, head of Germanys’ Marburger Bund association said: “We are already in a second wave of rising infections.” Infections of COVID-19 have risen by 891 in the last 24 hours, a […]

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Michael Portillo warns of ‘political dynamite’ in Italy as anger surges against Brussels

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Michael Portillo questioned whether the inclusion of repayments of loans in the EU coronavirus fund could cause issues in Italy. The Times Radio host admitted Italy’s economy is currently sensitive and the […]