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Brexit bill receives royal assent and becomes law

Brexit bill receives royal assent and becomes law as EU (Withdrawal Agreement) Act The Brexit bill has received royal assent. It is now an act of...

EU president the former German defence minister Ursula von der Leyen...

In a key speech the EU president von der Leyen made a pitch for an EU Army Von der Leyen said: The EU is a...

China’s Wuhan shuts down transport as global alarm mounts over virus...

The latest death toll in Hubei province, of which Wuhan is the capital, rose to 17 Deaths from China's new flu-like virus rose to 17...

European shares drop from record high on threat of U.S. auto...

U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to impose high tariffs on imports of cars from the European Union if the bloc doesn't agree...

South Western Railway ‘not sustainable’ and could come into public sector

South Western Railway's (SWR) finances indicate it is "not sustainable in the long term", Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has said. The operator's financial performance has...

Tax avoidance, evasion costs EU 170 billion euros a year

European Union member states lose 170 billion euros (£143 billion) a year due to tax avoidance and evasion, a Polish state think-tank said in...

Israeli troops kill three Palestinians in Gaza border attack

Israeli troops on Tuesday shot and killed three Palestinians,  Israeli troops claim the Palestinians threw an explosive towards them after attempting to cross the...

Labour in Check-Mate – The Political Vagrancy of the Working Class

Dr Lisa McKenzie - that rare thing - a working class woman with a platform within academia and on the media, who uses it...

UK government suffers fourth defeat on Brexit legislation in House of...

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government suffered a fourth defeat on its Brexit legislation when members of parliament's upper chamber voted on Tuesday to ensure...

Labour leadership: Jess Phillips quits race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn

Jess Phillips has dropped out of the Labour leadership contest, leaving four candidates in the race to succeed Jeremy Corbyn.  In a video message to...