Brexit deal hinges on final bid to win over DUP, say senior Tories

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Many Tory MPs will fall into line if Northern Irish party can accept deal, say party sources Theresa May has told backbench Tory MPs she is on ‘one page’ with the DUP leader Arlene Foster. Photograph: Will Oliver/EPA Theresa May will be within Läs mer…

As prospect of no-deal Brexit looms, where do preparations stand?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Details of preparations were released in autumn, but many issues remain unaddressed A Romanian man working on a farm in Faversham in June. EU citizens in the UK will lose some of their rights in the event of a no-deal Brexit. Photograph: Daniel Läs mer…

Carmakers criticise 'unrealistic' EU plan to slash vehicle emissions

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Automotive industry Anger over intended 37.5% cut for new cars but environmental groups say it is not enough Take-up of electric cars has been slow, comprising 1.5% of all cars sold in the EU last year. Photograph: Cyril Zingaro/EPA An EU agreement to cut Läs mer…

Brexit: cabinet meets to discuss ramping up plans for no deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit PM wants to focus on preparations despite ministers canvassing alternatives to her deal Theresa May warned parliament on Monday that a chaotic no deal would happen unless they voted for her deal, or abandoned Brexit. Photograph: Jessica Taylor/UK Parliament Cabinet ministers are expected Läs mer…

Theresa May is not as safe as she thinks | Vernon Bogdanor

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Brexit Theresa May is not as safe as she thinks Vernon Bogdanor The prime minister survived a Conservative party mutiny but could find her position untenable if her withdrawal deal is rejected Illustration: Andrzej Krauze Theresa May last week won a vote of Läs mer…

Theresa May intensifies warnings over risks of no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit PM to hold cabinet meeting day after Jeremy Corbyn calls for no-confidence vote Theresa May in the Commons as Jeremy Corbyn calls for a no-confidence vote in her. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images Theresa May is to step up warnings about the risks of a Läs mer…

Jeremy Corbyn demands vote of no confidence in Theresa May

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit PM stands and leaves chamber immediately after Labour leader concludes his remarks Play Video 1:22 Jeremy Corbyn announces he is tabling a motion of no confidence – video The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, has demanded that the prime minister give MPs the opportunity Läs mer…

Brexit drives May from comical incompetence to mental disintegration | John Crace

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The politics sketch Theresa May Brexit drives May from incompetence to mental disintegration John Crace The PM’s out-of-date software systems crashed completely in her latest Commons outing By the end of her performance there was just a mouth opening and closing, saying ‘let me Läs mer…

Netherlands PM uses Britain's Brexit 'chaos' as cautionary tale

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Mark Rutte Rutte says UK’s politicians and people ‘have forgotten what they have achieved together’ Mark Rutte said his country was a ‘fragile vase’ that can easily break. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images The Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, has written an open letter to Läs mer…

Theresa May pushes forward £2bn no-deal Brexit preparations

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit PM wants cabinet to focus on contingency plan as ministers explore alternatives to her deal A man in a passing taxi shouts his disagreement at anti-Brexit protesters near the Houses of Parliament in London. Photograph: Matt Dunham/AP Planning for a no-deal Brexit is Läs mer…

Croatia violating EU law by sending back asylum seekers to Bosnia

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Croatia Alleged expulsions by Croatian border police revealed by video footage branded a ‘disgrace’ Play Video 0:46 Hidden cameras film Croatian police carrying out collective expulsions of asylum seekers – video Croatian police are returning groups of asylum seekers across the EU’s external border Läs mer…

Brexit: No 10 says it will escalate planning for no deal – Politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Theresa May’s statement to MPs about last week’s EU summit LIVE Updated Theresa May attending church in her Maidenhead constituency yesterday. Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA Key events Show 6.35am EST06:35 Government to escalate planning Läs mer…

MPs could resolve Brexit deadlock with non-binding free votes, says senior Tory

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Greg Clark says parliament should be invited to say what scenario it would agree with Greg Clark, left, with Theresa May and Philip Hammond. Parliament must move from merely being critics of the PM’s Brexit deal, Clark says. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA MPs should Läs mer…

Brexit: PM to urge parliament not to 'break faith with the people'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Theresa May’s statement aims to stifle growing demands for second referendum The prime minister made little progress on the Irish backstop at the EU summit in Brussels. Photograph: Thierry Roge/Belga via ZUMA Press/REX/Shutterstock Theresa May will urge MPs on Monday not to “break Läs mer…

Anti-migrant protesters clash with police in Brussels

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Belgium About 5,500 people attend rally organised by Belgian far-right party Vlaams Belang Far-right protesters clash with police in Brussels. Photograph: Thierry Monasse/Getty Images At least 90 people have been arrested after anti-migration protesters clashed with police outside EU institutions in Brussels. Authorities fired Läs mer…