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Labour Heartlands

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The EU must get its own house in order, according to Oxfam’s analysis five EU countries

The EU must get its own house in order, according to Oxfam's analysis five EU countries Tax havens are fuelling an inequality crisis that sees...

Gilets Jaunes seek new momentum “Acte 18”

Gilets jaunes protesters across France plan to present an “ultimatum” to President Emmanuel Macron for “Acte 18”, as the Grand Débat ends, and more protests begin. The Acte...

Mass shooting at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand what we know!

At least 49 people were killed and 20 seriously injured in mass shootings at two mosques in the New Zealand city of Christchurch Friday,...

EU hands Erdogan’s regime £1.2bn as part of its ‘shameful’ refugee deal

EU to give Turkey 1.5 billion euros in aid for Syrian refugees in 2019. Ask whether Turkey itself is a safe country for refugees. European...

Vince Cable to stand down as Lib Dem leader in May

Vince Cable has revealed he will stand down as leader of the Liberal Democrats in May. The 75-year-old, who has been leader of the party...

MPs support Brexit delay but reject second referendum

People’s Vote campaign asked Labour not to back a second referendum! The earlier vote, proposing a ‘second referendum’ was voted down! The amendment put down...

Article 50 vote: MPs debate Brexit delay and second referendum

John Bercow has chosen the following amendments to be voted on tonight:   AMENDMENT H: Wollaston - Instructs the PM to request an extension of...

Parliament votes to reject no-deal Brexit. But it’s not legally binding

MPs have voted to reject leaving the EU without a withdrawal agreement. Theresa May said there was a "clear majority" against a no-deal Brexit but...

Brexit vote results: Find out how your MP voted

MPs have rejected Theresa May's Brexit plans for the second time in a crushing defeat for the Prime Minister.   MPs voted 391 to 242...

TTIP reloaded: big business calls the shots on new EU-US trade talks

Two years after the suspension of the highly controversial Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), EU member states and the European Commission are preparing...