Lib Dems Cable and Farron attacked for missing Brexit vote

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Liberal Democrats Leader and former leader of ‘stop-Brexit party’ fail to attend Monday night’s vote on amendments Neither Tim Farron, left, not Vince Cable attended Monday night’s vote where two amendments were passed by three votes. Photograph: Neil Hall/Reuters The Liberal Democrat leader, Vince Läs mer…

Trump's Nato approach helped make a difference, says May

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Nato PM claims European allies have been encouraged towards increasing defence spending Donald Trump and Theresa May join other leaders of Nato member states as well as its secretary general, Jens Stoltenberg, for an aerial display in Brussels Photograph: Jacques Witt/SIPA/REX/Shutterstock Theresa May has Läs mer…

The expensive disaster that is bus privatisation | Letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Transport The expensive disaster that is bus privatisation Alan Whitehouse and Veronica Hardstaff reply to a letter from the Confederation of Passenger Transport UK, and Rosemary Howorth, Michael Gold and John Ainsworth respond to articles by Lynsey Hanley and Anna Bawden Haymarket bus station, Läs mer…

Migration to UK from EU falls to lowest level for four years

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Immigration and asylum Trend concerns businesses that claim drop in immigration is costing economy billions Migrant workers and EU citizens highlight their contribution to the UK economy. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images The number of people moving to the UK from EU countries has fallen Läs mer…

Michael Gove admits leave was wrong to fuel immigration fears

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Michael Gove Gove made warnings during campaign that Turkey would join EU putting security and NHS at risk ‘I would have to go back and look at everything I said and think whether that was the right response,’ says Michael Gove in a new Läs mer…

UK unveils new Tempest fighter jet to replace Typhoon

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; UK news Government to spend £2bn to develop aircraft between now and 2025 A model of the Tempest jet fighter, unveiled by the defence secretary, Gavin Wiliamson, at the Farnborough airshow. Photograph: Peter Nicholls/Reuters The defence secretary, Gavin Williamson, has unveiled plans for a Läs mer…

Justine Greening endorses second Brexit referendum

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Former education secretary calls Theresa May’s Chequers plan ‘a fudge I can’t support’ Justine Greening said the PM’s plan did not represent ‘a workable compromise’. Photograph: Stefan Rousseau/PA Justine Greening became the most high profile Conservative to endorse the idea of a second Läs mer…

Trump arrives to meet Putin, leaving the UK reeling in his wake

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump President’s extraordinary visit marked by flouted protocol and enthusiastic protest Play Video 1:05 Trump arrives in Helsinki for meeting with Putin – video Donald Trump arrived in Finland on Sunday after a UK visit which saw him tramp mud through his red-carpet Läs mer…

Trump takes war on 'fake news' to UK – and tells towering, easily debunked lies

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump The US president’s attacks on CNN and the Sun were dismal, but they stayed true to his well-honed communications strategy Play Video 2:53 Key moments from Trump and May’s joint press conference – video Donald Trump took his war against “fake news” Läs mer…

George Soros: I’m a passionate critic of market fundamentalism | Letter

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Economics George Soros: I’m a passionate critic of market fundamentalism George Soros responds to a Guardian article about him by Daniel Bessner Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in 2008. Photograph: Spencer Platt/Getty Images Daniel Bessner has written a Läs mer…

A Trump ‘Dalek’ in a Red Tie Has Taken to the Streets of London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; In Series One of the revamped Doctor Who, the Doctor’s companion Rose explained that the Doctor had showed her a better way of living. “You don’t just give up. You don’t just let things happen. You make a stand. You say ‘no.’ You have Läs mer…

'Fake news': Trump backtracks over criticism of May Brexit plan

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Donald Trump US president says he supports US-UK trade deal and respects the prime minister Trump visit to the UK – latest developments Play Video 1:14 Donald Trump says Sun interview is ‘fake news’ – video Donald Trump has rolled back from his criticism Läs mer…

Bowls and Chelsea pensioners: Melania Trump's day in London

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Melania Trump US first lady helped children make remembrance poppies accompanied by Philip May Philip May watches on as Melania Trump tries her hand at bowls on a visit to Royal Hospital Chelsea in London. Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images While Donald Trump and Theresa Läs mer…

Anti-Trump protests in the UK – in pictures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; On the second day of the US president’s visit to the UK, protesters were out in force Ben Nicholson with his specially designed Trump flags in Parliament Square, London Photograph: Finbarr Webster/REX/Shutterstock A balloon attached to a man’s rucksack in Parliament Square Photograph: Peter Läs mer…

Pushing the Palestinian ‘right of return’ doesn’t help peace | Tzipi Livni

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Opinion Israel Pushing the Palestinian ‘right of return’ doesn’t help peace Tzipi Livni UK politicians who call for the return of 1948 refugees to Israel are undermining the two-state solution – and fuelling conflict People demonstrate in support of the Palestinian ‘Great March of Läs mer…