Diane Abbott accuses BBC Question Time of legitimising racism

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Diane Abbott Labour MP’s spokesperson claims she was mocked and interrupted more than other panellists The spokesperson said: ‘The BBC should be ashamed that their programming is complicit in abuse against Diane Abbott’. Photograph: Chris J Ratcliffe/Getty Images Diane Abbott has accused BBC Question Läs mer…

Revealed: UK patients stockpile drugs in fear of no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Doctors call for more transparency amid fears of shortages, especially of insulin ‘Well-oiled machine’: how Brexit could hit medicine supplies Stockpiling insulin: ‘If I run out, I have no idea what to do’ The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee warns medical shortages have increased Läs mer…

Boris Johnson falsely denies issuing Turkey warning in Brexit campaign

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Boris Johnson Letter undermines Johnson’s claim he ‘didn’t make any remarks about Turkey, mate’ Follow all the latest on Brexit with our live blog Play Video 2:24 Boris Johnson falsely claims he did not mention Turkey in Brexit campaign – video A speech by Läs mer…

'Aren't you going insane?': readers' questions from beyond Brexitland

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Guardian RSS 2019-01-18 13:51 https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2019/jan/18/arent-you-going-insane-readers-questions-from-beyond-brexitland

No-deal Brexit could put Mother's Day flowers at risk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Seamless import of flowers from Netherlands will suffer with chaos of no-deal scenario, say exporters Dutch exports account for 80% of flowers in British shops. Photograph: Michel Porro/Getty Images Meet Brexit’s latest potential victim: the Mother’s Day bouquet. While the tumult in Westminster Läs mer…

Brexit: Boris Johnson claims EU will be 'flexible' if UK tries to get it to remove backstop – Politics live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happen, including Boris Johnson’s Brexit speech LIVE Updated Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson speaks at an event at JCB in Rocester, England, on January 18, 2019. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images Key events Show 6.49am EST06:49 Johnson Läs mer…

The 10-year challenge is catnip to narcissists. Speaking of which … | John Crace

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Digested week UK news The 10-year challenge is catnip to narcissists. Speaking of which … John Crace Also this week: the two-horse race for worst PM of all time, and Piers Morgan being a snowflake Stoke pottery worker: ‘We can make mugs of anyone.’ Läs mer…

Shocked diplomats suggest EU would extend Brexit deadline

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit European envoys in London say depth of UK turmoil has taken them by surprise ‘I was in Brussels last week and no one can understand what has happened to Britain,’ said one diplomat. Photograph: Jack Taylor/Getty Images Phone lines and encrypted emails from Läs mer…

Corbyn could face string of resignations if he backs 'people's vote'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit A number of Labour frontbenchers say they would consider their positions if leader backed idea Some Labour supporters are raising pressure on Corbyn to support a second referendum. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Jeremy Corbyn could face up to a dozen resignations from the Labour Läs mer…

Former Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Paid to Have a Twitter Account Praise Him As a ‘Sex Symbol’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Michael Cohen was sentenced to three years in federal prison in December after pleading guilty to tax evasion, campaign finance violations and making false financial statements. But new information about President Donald Trump’s former lawyer continues to come to light. According to a Thursday Läs mer…

May will stick to Brexit 'principles' in cross-party talks, says No 10

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Brexit Spokesman says PM will not change her stance on customs union or second referendum Follow all the latest Brexit news – politics live Theresa May in Downing Street. She is holding talks with representatives of other parties in an attempt to reach a Läs mer…

France triggers €50m contingency plan in case of no-deal Brexit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; France Five decrees to be issued within three weeks to authorise investment in border control checkpoints, roads and lorry parks at ports The French prime minister, Edouard Philippe, says a no-deal Brexit is ‘less and less unlikely’. Photograph: Jacques Demarthon/AFP/Getty Images France has triggered Läs mer…

Thursday US briefing: Britain in Brexit deadlock as May clings on

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US morning briefing Brexit How the shutdown affects a small rural town … US plans new space sensors for missile defence … The plant-focused diet that could save the world Woman alone: May vows to press on with Brexit in a speech outside 10 Läs mer…

Brexit deadlock as Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn set red lines – live

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Labour leader says he won’t meet with prime minister until she takes no-deal Brexit off the table, after May narrowly win no-confidence vote in parliament Full report: May survives vote but Britain remains in Brexit deadlock LIVE Updated Theresa May survived the no-confidence vote Läs mer…

‘Stop treating seas as a sewer,’ MPs urge in bid for protection treaty

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Pollution Paris agreement for the sea recommended as rates of plastic pollution to skyrocket The amount of plastic pollution is expected to treble in the next decade. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images A new global agreement to protect the seas should be a priority for Läs mer…