CBI president to endorse Theresa May's draft Brexit deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit John Allan feels the proposal avoids the ‘wrecking ball’ of no deal Rolls Royce’s plant in Goodwood. Photograph: Bloomberg via Getty Images The president of Britain’s most powerful employers’ body, the CBI, is to endorse Theresa May’s draft European Union withdrawal agreement, arguing Läs mer…

UK 'wholly' unprepared to stop devastating cyber-attack, MPs warn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Cybercrime Ministers not taking growing threat to national infrastructure seriously, says committee The National Cyber Security Centre, in central London, is not being adequately funded, says committee. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA Ministers are failing to act with “a meaningful sense of purpose or urgency” in Läs mer…

Theresa May defies Tory rebels to push on with Brexit deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Theresa May Prime minister to insist that her deal would allow the UK to control immigration May will say: ‘Getting back full control of our borders is an issue of great importance to the British people.’ Photograph: Xinhua/Barcroft Images Theresa May will move to Läs mer…

Brexit transition could be extended to 2022, says Barnier

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Plan allows two extra years for negotiation, but would cost billions and enrage Tory Brexiters The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, pictured with Theresa May, floated the prospect of extending the transition period to 2022. Photograph: Olivier Hoslet/EPA Europe’s chief Brexit negotiator, Läs mer…

Justice for Colombia peace negotiator | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Colombia Justice for Colombia peace negotiator MPs and trades union officials call for Jesús Santrich’s rights to be restored and ask the UK government to support Colombia in implementing the peace deal with Farc rebels Jesús Santrich speaks during a press conference in Bogota Läs mer…

Buoyant Labour plans strategies to make no-deal Brexit impossible

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Labour Corbyn’s alternative includes comprehensive customs union and a closer relationship with single market Jeremy Corbyn and Keir Starmer have a formidable challenge ahead to win over the entire Labour party. Photograph: Sean Smith for the Guardian Jeremy Corbyn’s team were cheered by the Läs mer…

Toppling me won't help Brexit, May tells rebel Tory MPs

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Theresa May PM says she thinks there are too few MPs pushing for a change of leader to trigger contest Play Video 1:34 Threshold for vote of no confidence not reached, says prime minister – video Theresa May has said that as far as she Läs mer…

Threshold for vote of no confidence not reached, says prime minister – video

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Play Video 1:34 Theresa May says she will return to Brussels to meet European commission president Jean-Claude Juncker. There is a week to go before EU leaders meet to discuss the Brexit deal. Speaking on the Sky News show Sophy Ridge on Sunday, May Läs mer…

Theresa May to defend Brexit deal amid accusations of caving to EU – Politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; PM says she will meet Juncker to discuss future relationships as she says as far as she knows the 48 letter limit for no confidence vote has not been reached LIVE Updated Theresa May on Sky TV with Sophy Ridge Photograph: Sky News Key Läs mer…

The charge of the chatbots: how do you tell who’s human online?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Chatbots The charge of the chatbots: how do you tell who’s human online? Automated ‘voices’ that were supposed to do mundane tasks online also now spread hate speech and polarise opinion. Are they a boon or a threat? Just who are you Läs mer…

Dominic Raab accuses May of caving in to EU bullying

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Former Brexit secretary adds voice to protests but is warned no-deal Brexit will split party MP Dominic Raab, pictured in his former role as Brexit secretary, with the European Union’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, in August. Photograph: François Lenoir/Reuters Theresa May has Läs mer…

Democrat Andrew Gillum concedes Florida governor's race

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US midterms 2018 Candidate congratulates Republican opponent in campaign that went to the wire Tallahassee mayor and Democrat, Andrew Gillum, conceded his hard-fought race for Florida governor via a video posted on his Facebook page. Photograph: Rhona Wise/AFP/Getty Tallahassee mayor, Andrew Gillum, has officially Läs mer…

Brussels tells Theresa May – delaying Brexit will cost UK £10bn

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Brexit EU says longer transition would lead to a bigger bill as PM prepares for critical week Theresa May with Emmanuel Macron, president of France, left, and Angela Merkel, chancellor of Germany in May. Photograph: Bloomberg/Bloomberg via Getty Images Theresa May’s hopes Läs mer…

‘It doesn’t make sense’: Europe puzzled by UK Brexit meltdown

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Brexit Some commentators heaped praise on the PM but in the bars and cafes, ordinary citizens were just bewildered Catching up with the news in a Paris cafe. Photograph: Sipa Press/Rex Features As Britain went into Brexit meltdown, French friends made the Läs mer…

France demands UK climate pledge in return for Brexit trade deal

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer European Union President Macron and other member states fear Britain could gain advantage over them by undercutting EU environment laws Emmanuel Macron’s climate change demand is just one of a series by member states on the Brexit negotiations. Photograph: Sébastien Bozon/AFP/Getty Images Läs mer…