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French prime minister Edouard Philippe resigns

French prime minister Edouard Philippe has resigned, with a government reshuffle expected in the coming days. The official statement did not say whether whether Mr...

Merkel says Germany can afford more debt to fund EU recovery

German Chancellor Angela Merkel says her country can afford to take on more debt to help fund an unprecedented economic recovery programme for the...

Barnier takes hard line on trade deal ahead of next round of post-Brexit negotiations

The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator has told Boris Johnson to stick to his promises as he warned there would not be a trade deal...

Barnier hits back at ‘tone’ of UK’s Europe adviser saying ‘dynamism’ needed to avoid UK-EU stalemate

Michel Barnier has hit out at the “tone” of Boris Johnson’s Europe adviser David Frost, as the row between the UK and European Union...

UK ‘will not subordinate’ laws to EU after deadlocked Brexit trade talks

The UK has blamed Brussels for having made “limited progress” during the second round of negotiations on a future post-Brexit trade deal. Negotiators have warned...

Opposition party wins Slovakia election after anti-corruption campaign

The centre-right populist opposition has claimed victory in the parliamentary election in Slovakia, ending the reign of the country’s long dominant but scandal-tainted leftist...

Barnier says UK must accept ‘ground rules’ if it wants EU market access

The EU’s chief negotiator Michel Barnier has issued a fresh warning that the UK must accept common standards with the bloc if it wants...

German leader Angela Merkel’s party in crisis as successor quits

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s designated successor has unexpectedly thrown in the towel, plunging her conservative party into deeper crisis as it struggles to agree...

European Parliament expected to sign off Brexit deal

The European Parliament is to set the seal on Britain’s departure from the EU in a final vote on Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Brexit...

Italy’s regional voters thwart hopes of Matteo Salvini’s League party

Italian voters have thwarted right-wing opposition leader Matteo was Salvini’s hopes of turning an election in a key northern region into a springboard for...

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People trapped after crane collapses on house in east London

A crane has collapsed on to a house in east London and people are trapped inside. London Fire Brigade (LFB) said a 20-metre crane collapsed...

Harvard and MIT sue to block rule on international students

Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have filed a federal lawsuit challenging the Trump administration’s decision to bar international students from staying...

Trump threatens to cut federal aid if schools do not reopen

President Donald Trump has threatened to withhold federal money if schools do not reopen in the autumn, and he lashed out at federal health...

UK slashes VAT to 5% on meals and accommodation in bid to help hospitality sector

The UK will cut the VAT rate on food, accommodation and attractions in a major boost for hospitality firms hit hard by the coronavirus...

Trump niece’s book offers scathing portrayal of president

President Donald Trump’s niece offers a scathing portrayal of her uncle in a new book, blaming a toxic family for raising a narcissistic, damaged...
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