Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Politics

Politics

Britain First deputy leader released on bail

The deputy leader of far-right group Britain First has been released on bail after appearing in court accused of threatening behaviour. ...

May averts another Brexit bill defeat

Theresa May has averted another defeat on her Brexit bill after remainer rebels said they would back a compromise on her plans to cement the UK's exit date into law.  ...

May's challenge: Unite Cabinet around Brexit vision

The mood was relief in the Number 10 team this morning, as it was confirmed that they had got there in the end. ...

Talks could be extended if MPs reject Brexit deal

The UK is "heading for a softer Brexit" after Theresa May's defeat in Parliament and the phase one deal, a key EU leader has said. ...

PM 'urges EU27 to agree swift Brexit transition'

The PM was applauded by EU27 leaders at the EU summit dinner after German Chancellor Angela Merkel thanked her for her commitment in Brexit talks, say Sky sources at the dinner. ...

Tory MP hit with death threats after Brexit revolt

The Tory MP who led rebels to defeat the Government on flagship Brexit legislation has been forced to report death threats to police. ...

May: 'We are on course to deliver Brexit'

Theresa May has insisted she is "on course to deliver Brexit" as she tried to shrug off a Commons defeat on key legislation. ...

Accepting EU law 'price worth paying': MPs

MPs say the Government should accept the supremacy of EU law during a Brexit transition as a "price worth paying" to avoid a no-deal scenario after March 2019. ...

Commons will now steer May towards soft Brexit

After a week when the PM thought things were back on track and just hours before she heads to the EU summit to try to seal sufficient progress, the House of Commons has...

PM suffers 'humiliating' defeat on Brexit bill

The Government has suffered its first defeat on key Brexit legislation after 11 Tory MPs staged a rebellion to demand a "meaningful" vote on any divorce deal with the EU. ...

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