A majority of 41 approved an amendment that blocks suspension of Parliament between 9 October and 18 December unless a Northern Ireland executive is formed. The move was a bid to stop leadership contender Boris Johnson from proroguing parliament in order to force through a no deal Brexit....
The so-called hypersonic aircraft will fly at speeds approaching 4,000mph meaning planes based at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus could hit ISIS targets in Syria in around five minutes – almost certainly too fast for air defences to be mobilised. The hi-technology jet will be so mind-blowingly quick it will...
Andrew Neil claimed Leo Varadkar predicted “years of economic decline” for Britain, while the Irish senator claimed the Taoiseach was merely “quoting” Bank of England Governor Mark Carney. Neale Richmond also argued a no deal Brexit would be “very, very bad” for the UK and EU. Speaking on...
A London Fire Brigade spokesman said: “Four fire engines and around 25 firefighters have been called to a fire on Overdale Road in Ealing. Some rubbish behind a row of garages is alight. The Brigade was called at 1510. Fire crews from Ealing, Chiswick, Heston and Southall fire...
BBC Weather forecasters warn the west of Europe in particular will see staggeringly high temperatures as July heads towards its final act. But the northwest will miss out on much of the sizzle as it will be carpeted in rain from Saturday onwards. Nevertheless, on Tuesday next week temperatures...
The Brexit Party leader insisted Britain’s next prime minister must be much tougher in order to “put an end to this quickly”. Mrs May “never” once told the European Union that Britain would walk away from the negotiating table without a deal, according to Michel Barnier. The EU’s...
Chancellor Philip Hammond has once again jumped on figures from the OBR, predicting leaving the EU without a Brexit deal could push the UK’s economy into recession and increase borrowing by £30 billion a year, by warning of a “very significant hit” to the British economy. But this...
Up to 73 percent (3,201) of nearly 4,500 readers who said Camilla, 72, should not be handed the prestigious title when Charles becomes King. This was compared to just 25 percent (1,143) readers who said Charles’ second wife should be named Queen when the Prince of Wales succeeds...
The motion, which passed by 315 votes to 274, requires the Government to report to Parliament on a regular basis as to the progress on restoring the Northern Ireland Executive.The move makes it harder for the next Prime Minister to prorogue Parliament to force through a no deal...
CHANCELLOR Philip Hammond has followed through on his threat to stop Boris Johnson suspending Parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit by abstaining in today’s crunch vote on Dominic Grieve’s amendment.MPs voted by 315 votes to 274 to back Mr Grieve’s plan - a majority of 41. A...