Dozens of Moscow fans injured as escalator runs out of control in Rome

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Italy Most of the casualties are supporters of the CSKA football team Play Video 0:26 Russian football fans injured after escalator collapses in Rome – video Twenty people, most of them fans of the CSKA Moscow football team, have been hurt after a crowded Läs mer…

Stock market investors are finally facing up to global turmoil

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nils Pratley on finance Stock markets Stock market investors are finally facing up to global turmoil Nils Pratley Early declines signalled acknowledgment of US-China trade war and other events Caterpillar is feeling the impact of higher steel and aluminium prices. Photograph: China Stringer Network/Reuters Läs mer…

Matt Hancock the blank made few friends when grilled over the NHS and Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The politics sketch UK news Matt the blank made few friends when grilled over the NHS and Brexit John Crace The health secretary’s no-deal contingency plans had more than a few holes in them, MPs found Matt Hancock met the health and social care Läs mer…

Risk of interference in MEP elections growing, EU governments told

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Commission says Facebook scandal ‘wake-up call’ as it calls for monitoring network Věra Jourová told the European parliament that Europe was not immune to a ‘digital arms race’ that threatened democratic elections. Photograph: Patrick Seeger/EPA EU governments cannot treat the next year’s European Läs mer…

Russian banker loses £9m London home in legal fight with Moscow

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Russia Court rules Russian state creditors own house of Sergei Pugachev, who claims Putin wants to kill him Sergei Pugachev, who co-ran Putin’s first election campaign, claims he is now on an A-list of the president’s worst enemies. Photograph: John Schults/Reuters A Russian banker Läs mer…

A feeble response to Khashoggi’s killing | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi A feeble response to Khashoggi’s killing The Jamal Khashoggi affair exposes a moral vacuum at the foreign office, says Michael Miller, while Tom Lynham recalls the brutal treatment of another dissident writer. Linda Rhead wants Britain to boycott Saudi Arabia now Jamal Läs mer…

EU and Italy face off over populist government's budget

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Eurozone Brussels’ unprecedented rejection of spending plan brushed off by deputy PM Matteo Salvini Matteo Salvini said not a single euro would be cut from his government’s budget. Photograph: Guillaume Horcajuelo/EPA The European commission is at loggerheads with Rome after taking the unprecedented step Läs mer…

May's knotty Brexit backstop problem and how it could be solved

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Brussels and Whitehall appear to be adding more tangles to an already complex situation Theresa May with the European council president, Donald Tusk, who has described the backstop as a Gordian knot. Photograph: Julien Warnand/EPA Donald Tusk, the president of the European council, Läs mer…

Hard Brexit could cripple UK science, say Nobel prizewinners

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Guardian RSS https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2018/oct/23/hard-brexit-cripple-uk-science-nobel-scientists-may-juncker

French ex-minister goes on trial for rape and sexual assault

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; France Georges Tron is accused of attacking female staff at town hall where he is mayor Georges Tron, who denies all the allegations, was forced to resign from his junior cabinet post in 2011. Photograph: Jacques Demarthon/AFP/Getty Images The former French minister Georges Tron Läs mer…

Labour will be forced to oppose May's Brexit deal, Sadiq Khan warns EU

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sadiq Khan London mayor sends message to bloc ahead of meeting with Michel Barnier this Friday Sadiq Khan will emphasise Labour’s opposition to the free trade deal being negotiated in Brussels. Photograph: Guy Bell/Rex/Shutterstock Sadiq Khan has sent a message to the EU that Läs mer…

Poland's first openly gay politician says progressives can win

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Poland After losses for ruling Law and Justice party in local elections Robert Biedroń says Poland is ‘ready for progressive politics’ Robert Biedroń, Poland s first openly gay politician, says progressive policies can win in the country’s local elections. Photograph: Alik Keplicz/AP Poland’s first Läs mer…

Gilberto Benetton, fashion brand co-founder, dies aged 77

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Fashion Founding figure at Italian company best known for its daring ad campaigns dies at home in Treviso The Benetton siblings: Carlo, Gilberto, Giuliana and Luciano. Gilberto Benetton has died at 77. Photograph: Vittoriano Rastelli/Corbis via Getty Images Gilberto Benetton, co-founder of the eponymous Läs mer…

May's four tests before she will sign off on Irish border backstop deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Prime minister tells House of Commons there will be no ‘carving up’ of the UK Theresa May told MPs that four tests must be passed before she will agree to an Irish border backstop. Photograph: PA There appear to be four new mini-red Läs mer…