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Boris Johnson: Brexit summit 'still shrouded in mist' but chance remains of reaching mountain-top

1 minute ago   |   Herald Scotland

THE summit to a Brexit deal is “still shrouded in mist” Boris Johnson has told Tory MPs but he insists there is still a chance of getting to the mountain top to secure a new...
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Brexit deal back from the brink - Politics Weekly podcast

26 minutes ago   |   The Guardian

Heather Stewart is joined by Katy Hayward, James McGrory and Torsten Bell to discuss whether or not Boris Johnson has prevented the UK from crashing out of the EU. Kate Proctor...
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House of Commons appoints new Serjeant at Arms

1 hour ago   |   BBC

Nigerian-born Ugbana Oyet will take up the position, which involves keeping order during debates.
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Lewis Hamilton and the unbearable climate change hypocrites

Lewis Hamilton and the unbearable climate change hypocrites

1 hour ago   |   The Spectator

By now we're all used to being lectured by woke hypocritical celebs. But Lewis Hamilton's suggestion that we all turn...
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33 eerie photos show just how polluted China's air has become

33 eerie photos show just how polluted China's air has become

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

As winter approaches, China has ordered its northern cities, along with Beijing and Tianjin, to cut emissions by 4%. The government also ordered more than 5 million households...
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German fishing disaster: Baltic Sea ban could trigger COLLAPSE of fishing tourism

German fishing disaster: Baltic Sea ban could trigger COLLAPSE of fishing tourism

1 hour ago   |   Daily Express

GERMANY has warned fishing bans on catches in the Baltic Sea could trigger a collapse of fishing tourism in the huge stretch of water - a move which is sending several EU...
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Johnson addresses the 1922 Committee

1 hour ago   |   Conservative Home

Boris Johnson has finished a brief speech to the 1922 Committee of Conservative backbenchers. He only appeared for ten minutes - perhaps understandably his schedule is under...
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No 10 struggling to secure backing of expelled Tory MPs

2 hours ago   |   The Guardian

PM will need support of almost all the 21 MPs to have chance of passing any Brexit deal Brexit latest - live Boris Johnson is yet to win over some of those he expelled from the...
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How the DUP became key player in Brexit process

2 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

The DUP continues to play a pivotal role in Brexit as UK and EU negotiators attempt to strike a deal.
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David Mundell signals he might support special Brexit status for N Ireland but wants to protect Union

2 hours ago   |   Herald Scotland

DAVID Mundell has signalled that he might be prepared to support a move to give Northern Ireland a special Brexit status while insisting he would not sign up to anything that...
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Boris Johnson will ask for Brexit to be delayed if he fails to agree a deal...

Boris Johnson will ask for Brexit to be delayed if he fails to agree a deal this week

Boris Johnson will ask for a Brexit delay this week if he fails to secure a deal. The UK's Brexit Secretary confirmed he would comply with legislation requiring him to seek a... Read more ...

Brexit latest: Is end in sight for Brexit? Is Britain close to a deal? What...

Brexit latest: Is end in sight for Brexit? Is Britain close to a deal? What does EU want?

BREXIT is reaching a crucial stage as Boris Johnson and his negotiation team will attend an EU Summit in Brussels for crunch talks. But is the end in sight for Brexit? Is... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez endorses Bernie Sanders for president

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Kamala Harris is running for president in 2020. Here's everything we know...

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Who is Kamala Harris? Current job: US Senator from California. Running for president of the United States as a Democratic candidate. Age: 54 Family: Harris is married to lawyer... Read more ...

Brexit FRAUD: Why Barnier believes Boris' UK customs plan will open up EU to...

Brexit FRAUD: Why Barnier believes Boris' UK customs plan will open up EU to fraud

HOPES of a Brexit deal by the end of this week are fading after the EU poked holes in Boris Johnson's Brexit plans and claimed it left the EU and UK vulnerable to fraud. Read more ...

It's all over! Johnson warned UK out of time to strike Brexit deal before summit

It's all over! Johnson warned UK out of time to strike Brexit deal before summit

FINLAND'S Prime Minister Antti Rinne has warned Boris Johnson there is no time to strike a Brexit deal before the EU summit later this week. Read more ...

Newslinks for Tuesday 15th October 2019

Newslinks for Tuesday 15th October 2019

Hopes for a Brexit deal rise as last-minute compromises made “A Brexit deal appears to be taking shape after sources on both sides of the Channel said a positive day of... Read more ...

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson cancels today's Cabinet meeting after late night...

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson cancels today's Cabinet meeting after late night DUP talks

BORIS Johnson has cancelled today's cabinet meeting after late-night talks with a DUP delegation at Number 10 last night - with uncertainty about where that leaves the Brexit... Read more ...

Prosecutors are scouring Rudy Giuliani's bank records and business dealings...

Prosecutors are scouring Rudy Giuliani's bank records and business dealings in Ukraine as part of a widening criminal investigation

Federal prosecutors are diving deep into Rudy Giuliani's finances and consulting work in Ukraine as part of a broadening criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal... Read more ...

Trump suggested the Kurds were releasing ISIS prisoners, but US officials...

Trump suggested the Kurds were releasing ISIS prisoners, but US officials say Turkish-backed forces are actually doing this

Turkish-backed Syrian Arab forces have deliberately released ISIS prisoners amid Turkey's invasion into northern Syria, two US officials told Foreign Policy. This report... Read more ...